| Dec 25, 2011
| 11:59 AM
Virginia State Police are trying to figure out what caused a crash that killed a Bedford County man early Sunday morning.
Investigators say at about 2:15am, 31-year-old Justin Christopher Love crashed his van on Route 1022, near Stewartsville...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:14 PM
1. The 10th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001, was chosen as the top story of the year by the Daily American news staff.
The Flight 93 National Memorial was dedicated on Sept. 10. Vice President Joe Biden and former presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 2:15 PM
When he moved to Bedford County ten years ago, Bill Piatt was trying to get away from the crowded suburbs of Northern Virginia.
He now worries Bedford could see sprawl of its own, if the county makes some proposed changes to its zoning ordinance.
| Jan 5, 2012
| 7:12 AM
Governor McDonnell and the Board of Education have recognized several high-performing schools in our area.
Throughout the state, 447 schools and two school divisions earned 2012 Virginia Index of Performance awards for advanced learning and achievement....
| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:40 PM
Race and religion: two topics where many of us have strong opinions.
Talking about those subjects isn't always easy, but a Lynchburg group is working to start the discussion.
"It's going to be rough, it's going to be tiring, but it's also going to be...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Clean water was something Hunter Smith used to take for granted.
"Being here in the United States, I've got clean water in the sink," said Smith. "Basically anywhere, I can get water anytime."
Smith's attitude changed last summer, following a...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Twenty people across Virginia have been arrested in an undercover sting targeting online child predators.
One of the arrests was in Bedford.
The arrests were all part of an investigation called Operation Phalanx. They were announced Thursday by...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:04 AM
A steady rain is helping firefighters put out wildfires in Virginia. More than a half-inch of rain is expected to fall throughout Wednesday.
Despite the rain, smoke from parts of the fires may be visible for days. Crews that came from 29 states will...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 2:15 PM
A dangerous intersection in Bedford County could soon be upgraded to improve safety.
The Virginia Department of Transportation is planning to change the intersection of Route 221 and Goode Station Road.
The stretch of road in Goode is known for bad...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Teachers in Roanoke City and Roanoke County could very well get a raise next year.
Roanoke's school superintendent has proposed giving teachers at least a 1% raise next year. Some teachers could get more depending how long they've worked for the...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Former U.S. Senator John Warner made a surprise appearance Wednesday at the Virginia State Capitol. He was there to honor Lacey Putney, the Bedford County Delegate who is beginning his 51st year in the House.
John Warner's visit to Richmond was a...