| Jun 20, 2012
| 1:48 PM
Carter Elliott says the last three years have been hard for farmers like himself, but he believes it could have been a lot worse if President Obama was not in office.
"I just don't think most people realize what bad shape we were in when he took over,"...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 8:26 AM
A motorcyclist is facing charges for an accident in Campbell County that killed two people.
The crash happened last night around 8, at the intersection of Leesville and Sunburst Roads.
State police say Edwin Creasey drove his motorcycle in front of an...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 1:37 PM
They're both young and busy with jobs, but that didn't stop Lucas and Amber Dollarhite from taking on a big responsibility.
"I always knew from an early age that I really wanted to either foster or adopt," said Amber Dollarhite. Her mother worked for...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 1:16 PM
A former Campbell County deputy is accused of rape and buying alcohol for a minor.
WDBJ7 has learned that Samuel Candler was indicted Monday on a rape charge, three charges of buying alcohol for a minor, and one count of using an animate object for...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:56 AM
Several suspected drug dealers are off the streets after a drug roundup by the Campbell County Sheriff's Office and the Altavista Police Department.
The roundup was conducted in the early-morning hours Thursday. Indictments for 28 suspects believed to be...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 11:19 AM
A student teacher at a Lynchburg elementary school has been charged with having child pornography.
22-year-old Alexander Aldrich of New Hampshire was charged with four counts of child pornography possession on Sept. 25. Aldrich is a college student and...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 11:57 AM
It seems we heard of more and more rabies cases this summer, but are the numbers up? We decided to find the answer.
It was this past June when Kelly Dillon Hodges was bitten by a fox while at home in Franklin County. The fox bit her leg and would not...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 7:38 AM
The man charged with the murder of Barbara Martin had been living with Martin for six months prior to her death, investigators say.
Anthony Witt of Lynchburg has been formally charged with second-degree murder.
At a news conference Wednesday morning...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 7:19 PM
James Payne worked hard to build a nice home for his family. A lifelong contractor, he designed a brick ranch house on Clarks Road all by himself.
"Construction is what he loved," said James' son, Keith Payne.
The house in Rustburg that Payne built...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 2:51 PM
It's been a dry summer for many of us, and part of our area is bracing for a drought.
The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality has issued a "drought watch advisory" for the Roanoke River and Northern Piedmont regions. That covers an area from...
| May 2, 2012
| 1:34 PM
A Virginia State trooper who was hit by a car last week on Route 29 in Amherst County has been released from the hospital.
Trooper D.T. Wilson is now recovering at his Campbell County home. Wilson was hit by a car while helpling another man pick up...