| Mar 22, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will give the commencement speech at Southern Virginia University in Buena Vista next month.
The former Massachusetts governor will speak at the school’s graduation at 10 a.m. April 27....
| Mar 6, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Route 60 in Amherst County is closed after a logging truck crashed Wednesday.
According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, the accident is about four miles east of Buena Vista. Route 60 in that area is expected to be closed for several hours....
| Nov 14, 2012
| 9:53 AM
INTERSTATE 81 EXITS IN VIRGINIA
- Exit 0mm - Virginia/Tennessee state line, Welcome Center northbound, full handicap facilities, info, phone, vending, picnic tables, trash cans, pet area, No Trucks Allowed
- Exit 1 - US 58/421, Bristol. ...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 3:26 PM
T. J. Aldous is the latest Republican to challenge a longtime Democratic incumbent in the State Senate. Aldous hopes to replace Bath County Senator Creigh Deeds. A Charlottesville Attorney, Aldous made the announcement Tuesday at news conferences in Buena...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 2:04 PM
Hundreds are gathering this weekend at Glen Maury Park in Buena Vista for the annual Virginia Southern Gospel Jubilee.
This is the Jubilee's 10th year, and it's put on by the Pentecostal Outreach Church in Buena Vista. Those who love Southern Gospel...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 1:03 PM
Millions of dollars are headed to local school systems to help with new construction, renovations and expansion projects.
The Virginia Department of Education announced Wednesday the allocation of $229,551,000 in Qualified School Construction Bonds. ...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 12:48 PM
A Buena Vista mother and her three sons have been sentenced for their role in a methamphetamine ring.
50-year-old Camilla Ramirez, also known as "Momma" has been sentenced to 96 months in federal prison and five years of supervised release.
| Oct 24, 2011
| 8:33 AM
It's back to class and back to normal for students at Southern Virginia University in Buena Vista.
The campus was evacuated and put on lockdown Sunday night. Police are investigating a bomb threat that was called in at 9:45 p.m.
The report said bombs...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 1:38 PM
On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, half a world away….
Anne-Lise Gere is over the Atlantic Ocean, flying from Paris to North Carolina. Six months pregnant with her first child, she looks forward to a reunion with her Air Force husband. Then the...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 11:44 AM
A Buena Vista elementary guidance counselor was arrested Wednesday after allegedly masturbating to porn on a library computer at Virginia Military Institute.
Anthony Corazza is currently on family medical leave but had been working as a counselor for the...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 5:17 PM
HDT Global which builds mobile power generators for the military plans to consolidate its shelter manufacturing operations in Buena Vista, Virginia.
All shelter manufacturing operations at HDT locations in Lake Elsinore, California, Natural Bridge...