| 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...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 12:37 PM
A second person has died from their injuries following an Oct. 27 car accident in Campbell County.
19-year-old Susan Campbell of Monroe died Monday at the University of Virginia Hospital.
She and 21-year-old Chad Marlowe of Lynchburg were involved in...
| May 3, 2012
| 6:35 PM
Virginia State Police and the Virginia Department of Alcholic Beverage Control have dismantled indoor marijuana operations in both Campbell County and Lynchburg.
State Police say search warrants were executed Thursday morning at both the 1400 block of...
| May 4, 2012
| 11:48 AM
A Brookneal woman was killed Thursday after being hit by a car on Route 501 in Campbell County.
According to Virginia State Police, 83-year-old Nancy Shorter stepped into the road, about a tenth of a mile north of Route 40. Shorter was hit by a Chevrolet...
| May 21, 2012
| 9:23 AM
A fox in Lynchburg has tested positive for rabies.
The fox was captured near an apartment complex in Lynchburg.
The Virginia Department of Health is urging people not to feed wild animals because it could expose them to rabies.
The agency would also...
| May 30, 2012
| 2:37 PM
A man involved in a motorcycle accident May 22 in Campbell County has died from his injuries.
20-year-old Jacob Warrender of Lynchburg died Wednesday as a result of his injuries.
The accident happened at the intersection of Route 460 Business/Timberlake...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Like a giant wave, the presidential election returns will be rolling in east to west on Tuesday night, starting at 7 p.m. local time when the polls close in Virginia, as well as five other states. It will be hours — maybe even days — before...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:02 AM
Funeral arrangements have been set for a Campbell County Marine, killed in Afghanistan last week.
The family of Staff Sergent Gregory Copes will hold a visitation Sunday afternoon from 2 to 5 at the Finch and Finch Funeral Home in Altavista.
| Jun 1, 2012
| 11:58 AM
More than five miles of Route 43 in Campbell County is closed because of a downed tree.
According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, the road is closed from mile marker 3.4 to 9.3 in both directions.
Also, Route 677 in Campbell County is...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 7:56 AM
A former financial adviser from Forest admitted to running a Ponzi scheme in U.S. District Court on Wednesday morning in Lynchburg.
42-year-old Michael Todd Crosswhite pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud and one county of money laundering....