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Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- A five-year-old is dead and police said it was at the hands of her mother and her mother's girlfriend.
"When I was growing up, I wanted to be a science fiction writer," said Guzlowski, a Lynchburg resident who will be reading from his latest book of poetry, "Echoes of Tattered Tongues: Memory Unfolded," on Thursday at the Virginia Festival of the Book ...
I'll leave that up to the experts but my mind went to that immediately thinking 'Oh-Okay that's great our President is coming to Lynchburg,' but what does that mean in the form of safety and travelling and back and forth and him flying in," said Mayor ...
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- Determining the crime rate in Lynchburg can seem confusing when you have conflicting reports on the same issue.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- The Lynchburg police Department is investigating a report of a stolen vehicle from the Maple Ridge Apartments on Reusens Road.
The upcoming Lynchburg event is one of the newest of many held in Virginia and across the country, in which bomb technicians engineer beeping eggs so visually impaired children can hunt them down and participate in a classic holiday pastime.
Lynchburg City schools Superintendent Scott Brabrand has been named the Region 5 Superintendent of the Year, according to a news release from Region 5 Chair Scott Kizner.
ALTAVISTA, Va. (WDBJ7) banks are usually closed on holidays, but financial institutions across Virginia were open Tuesday for their own special day.
Two more new restaurants are coming to Lynchburg before this summer: one in Wyndhurst serving American fare and another downtown offering breakfast.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- At least two new restaurants are set to hit the scene in Lynchburg this summer. ... The Emerald Stone Grill is not associated with Parry Restaurant Group, but is set to open on Jefferson Street in downtown Lynchburg next week.
LYNCHBURG, VA - MAR 18: L-R: Pranav Jothi, Sandusky Middle school, 3rd Place; Nikitha Prabhu, James River Day School, 2nd place; and Eujine Kim, Dunbar Middle School, 1st place, pictured on Saturday, Mar. 18, 2017 in Lynchburg, Va. (Photo by Jay ...
LYNCHBURG (WSLS 10) - A $5 million construction project is underway in Lynchburg at what will soon be SafeSide Tactical's second location.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) - St. Patrick's Day is Friday, and a lot of stores and restaurants are offering deals and discounts to celebrate!
ROANOKE, Va. (WSET) - J.C. Penney has released the list showing 138 stores and two distribution centers it plans to close in 2017.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- The Lynchburg police Department want you to be on the lookout for a Lynchburg man. police said Darius Dominic Davis, 29, is wanted for violating his probation on four felony counts of distribution of cocaine. Davis is described ...
Mayor Joan Foster and other city officials tour the inside of The Virginian hotel in Lynchburg, Va., on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, to see the progress of the renovations.
The state's economic development and marketing association Virginia Economic Development Partnership also will work to market the factory.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- Lynchburg City manager Bonnie Svrcek is proposing a $4.35 million tax increase Tuesday night before City Council.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) - What better way to celebrate Pi Day than with a pizza?Blaze Pizza on Wards Road is offering pizzas for only $3.14 Tuesday, March 14.
You'll notice a wide range of snowfall forecast amounts across Virginia. These differences are caused by the mixed precipitation, and questions of how much snow will accumulate.
BEDFORD Co., Va. (WSET) -- Close to 300 employees could be out of work if Teva pharmaceuticals cannot find a buyer in the next few years.
A Lynchburg resident was arrested Friday in connection with a suspected bomb threat to Lynchburg General and Virginia Baptist hospitals, according to a Lynchburg police Department news release. Ronald O'Neil, 53, of Lynchburg, was charged with one ...
All lanes on Rt. 460 westbound have now reopened to all traffic, according to Lynchburg Communication. ... (WSET) - A tractor trailer accident has closed Route 460 West at Airport Road Thursday afternoon, according to Lynchburg Communications ...
CAMPBELL County, VA., (WDBJ7) A tractor trailer crash has closed the westbound lanes of US Route 460 near the US 29/Business 29 interchange.
The local council plans to schedule its first meeting in late March and could receive proposals for funding consideration this fall, said John Provo, director of the office of economic development at Virginia Tech. Tech has offered to provide staffing ...
A Lynchburg police Department tactical unit drives down Lakeside Drive on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, in Lynchburg, Va. LNA 03092017 LPD 02. Buy Now. Lathan Goumas/The News & Advance. Lynchburg police officers execute a search warrant at a ...
Lynchburg police said they got the call around 3:30 p.m. to check on the well-being of a man following some kind of domestic incident.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- We're tracking a winter storm that will develop and move across our region this weekend.
Lynchburg, Va. (WDBJ7) A man who held Lynchburg police in a standoff for more than six hours Tuesday has cooperated with officers and the incident has come to an end.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) - A Lynchburg man has been arrested and charged in connection to a Tuesday morning stabbing.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- Lynchburg has been ranked as one of the top 10 most healthiest, happiest cities, according to a new study by Gallup and Healthways.
Richmond, VA. (AP) _ Virginia state employees will be getting raises, some of them quite hefty, under a budget plan headed to Gov.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - police are investigating the death of a popular Virginia gamer who died during the home stretch of a 24-hour marathon video game session he was streaming online to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) - A Lynchburg man is in the hospital after police say he was hit by an SUV.According to police, the crash happened at the intersection ...
students who graduate after the change takes effect will still have the option of having the words "Lynchburg College" on their degree.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) - Lynchburg College could soon be called the University of Lynchburg. school officials said they want the name to reflect the education available at the institution.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- Someone in Lynchburg is a big winner in the Virginia Lottery"s New Year"s Millionaire Raffle.
Spending a night in a treehouse is a childhood fantasy that could come true for Lynchburg couples and visitors starting a month from now.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- Fire officials are investigating the cause of a Monday night blaze that killed one person. Crews responded to the 1400 block of Garfield Avenue around 10:45 p.m.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- The Lynchburg police Department responded to a local bank on Tuesday after reports of a possible social media threat against it.
_____. Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- Lynchburg police responded to a malicious wounding incident Sunday afternoon.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- The Lynchburg large-area dog park is closed for maintenance until late March beginning of April, according to the Lynchburg Dog ...
The donation of three pianos to R.S. Payne Elementary school has students singing a happy tune.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- The treehouse Pete Nelson is building in Lynchburg might just top any treehouse you've ever seen.Nelson is a professional ...
Riverviews Artspace and the Lynchburg Diversity Center are embarking on a new film series funded by a $4,000 grant from the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities. The Public Humanities Cinema Project is an eight-part film and discussion series ...
"I never owned a treehouse, but always loved to get to the top point that I climb in willow trees," says Runk. The Treehouse master says he's never built in Virginia before. Nelson said he was not only attracted to the beautiful landscape of the ...
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- The first Marco's Pizza in Lynchburg is opening this month on Forest Road, creating 25 jobs.
#scamAlert "Can You Hear Me" You may have heard about this phone scam on the news recently, well we have received numerous reports that it is circulating through the Lynchburg area. The reports are that it appears to be an "Unknown Caller" or 757 ...
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) -- An 18-year-old has been arrested in connection to the abduction of a Fairfax teen and her infant son.
Lynchburg, Va. (WSET) - A man has been charged with reckless driving after crashing into telephone poles on Memorial Avenue, according to Lynchburg police. police say he was driving too fast in the 2700 block of Memorial Avenue when he lost control ...






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