| Jan 4, 2013
| 2:35 PM
There are two words that are always nice to hear: "Now Hiring"
That's exactly what's happening in Campbell County as a company announces a new manufacturing plant will soon open.
Commonwealth Applied Silica Technoloigies will be opening a new...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 1:42 PM
Virginia State Police are continuing to investigate a single vehicle crash in Campbell County.
Crews were called to the scene in the 500 block of Halseys Bridge Road shortly after 1:00 p.m.
Upon arrival, they discovered a 1989 Chevrolet Blazer had ran...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Crews are working to tow the tractor-trailer.
Officials are hoping the accident will be cleared shortly.
There is an accident on Route 460 at the Mt. Athos ramp involving a tractor trailer.
Drivers should avoid...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:50 AM
The Bedford County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a woman for cashing a forged check in an incident that set off a large search for two other suspects on Wednesday in the Lynchburg area.
A warrant has been issued for one of the suspects. Lachelle...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 9:54 PM
Herreid: Donald Weisbeck, 80, of Herreid died Friday, March 29, 2013, at a hospital in Eureka.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Herreid, with Fr. Thomas Clement officiating....
| Mar 14, 2012
| 9:30 AM
A Lynchburg woman has admitted to credit card fraud in excess of $150,000.
45-year-old Dianna Mobley pleaded guilty Wednesday morning to the charge.
Mobley was an administrative assistant at Dominion Power's Altavista Power Station when prosecutors...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 12:39 PM
The Lynchburg state police office is moving to Amherst.
The new Area 20 Office will open Monday on South Main Street in Amherst.
The patrol area that Area 20 covers includes Amherst and Campbell County, and the city of Lynchburg.
The Area 20 Office...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 11:53 AM
A Campbell County school bus rear-ended a pickup truck Tuesday morning, just outside of Brookneal.
None of the students on the bus were hurt.
The driver of the pickup truck had minor injuries.
The accident happened in the 1600 block of Brookneal...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:52 PM
A request to build a shooting range in Campbell County has been withdrawn.
The Campbell County Sheriff's office wanted to build an outdoor facility near Rustburg.
It was supposed to be used for Sheriff's deputies and other officers for...
| 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 13, 2012
| 2:45 PM
The Virginia Supreme Court has overturned a major ruling, involving a local county.
Landowners Claude and Virginia Royal sued Campbell County in 2005, claiming that wells on their property were contaminated by a landfill.
A lower court found the...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 10:40 AM
If you live near Lynchburg, you may be eligible for a free flu shot.
The Central Virginia Health District and the Lynchburg Fire Department is teaming up to give out 400 free flu shots from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 20.
The shots will be given out at...