| May 25, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Dorothy Papa learned her work ethic on the farm during her childhood in Bedford County, Pa., then later after she and her husband bought a farm on Alternate U.S. 40 between Funkstown and Boonsboro.
“She grew up on a farm and ended up on a farm,&...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 3:28 AM
It will be a slippery morning commute across most of the Roanoke Valley and parts of the New River Valley. An accident that had detoured traffic off Interstate 81 overnight has been cleared.
Here is the latest update from the Virginia Department of...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 5:49 AM
State police say a snowplow driver was not seriously hurt when his truck ran off the road and flipped over.
The crash happened around 5:30 a.m. Friday on Goodview Road in Bedford County. A state trooper said the plow was clearing snow from the shoulder...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 7:17 AM
10 a.m. UPDATE: 1,262 CVEC members remain without power.
9 a.m. UPDATE: Around 3,600 Central Virginia Electric Cooperative members are without power from Wednesday's storms.
There is a downed wire affecting the Piney...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 10:07 AM
For some they're just words on a map. Spots we pass by, but never think about. Many of us call these places "home."
Southwest Virginia is full of distinct, unusual, and even hard-to-pronounce names, but each one has its own special story.
| Feb 20, 2013
| 2:23 PM
In Bedford County, residents in one neighborhood are working on a solution to a problem with their road caused by flooding in January.
A 50-foot chunk of road leading to their homes is gone. It washed away during last month's flooding.
| May 12, 2013
| 7:08 AM
A man who led a Bedford County deputy on a high speed chase faces a number of charges.
On Thursday around 9:30 p.m., a Bedford County deputy sheriff saw a motorcycle traveling east on 460 west of Montvale traveling 79 mph.
According to the news...
| May 14, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Dorothy Elizabeth Papa, 89, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, May 14, 2013, of respiratory failure at Meritus Medical Center.
Born Dec. 5, 1923, on a small farm between Buffalo Mills and Hyndman (Bedford County)...
| May 2, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Do the crime, pay the fine. But a new report shows a lot of fines in Virginia go unpaid causing the state to lose out on nearly $171 million dollars a year.
"My husband and I both got my traffic ticket back in November and about two weeks later we...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Jerry Feaser of the Pennsylvanai Game Commission reports the following: As Pennsylvania hunters and trappers begin purchasing their 2011-12 licenses (as of Monday, June 11), Pennsylvania Game Commission teams of land managers, foresters and Food and Cover...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 2:49 PM
Another link to the past is being restored at Thomas Jefferson's Bedford County retreat.
Poplar Forest is replanting the home's original landscape.
Archeologists have spent the last two years looking for evidence of trees and flowers that used to grow...