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valley league

Valley Baseball League announces 2017 Hall of Fame class

Seven former players, coaches, and administrators have been elected as the second class of the Valley Baseball League Hall of Fame.


interstate 64

Interstate 64 lane closure in Alleghany County

The left lane of eastbound Interstate 64 in Alleghany County is expected to be closed through Tuesday, May 2, between mile marker 3 and 6.


liberty

Turner Gill announces Liberty football captains for 2017

Liberty football coach Turner Gill has announced his leadership unit for 2017 with the naming of four team captains for the upcoming season.


virginia chamber

Virginia Chamber of Commerce unveils 2017 Fantastic 50

The Virginia Chamber of Commerce celebrated 50 of the fastest growing Virginia companies at the 22nd annual Virginia’s Fantastic 50 Awards Banquet.


uva school of medicine

Artificial pancreas benefits young children, trial shows

A study among young children with Type 1 diabetes found that a UVA-developed artificial pancreas helped study participants better control their condition.


tom perriello

Tom Perriello releases tax reform plan

Tom Perriello has released a tax reform proposal that gives the middle class a tax cut and funds a working families agenda.


shenandoah university

Shenandoah baseball takes over first in ODAC

No. 1 Shenandoah University took sole possession of first place in the ODAC with a 9-5 win over Washington and Lee.


uva football

Virginia Spring Football Festival set for Saturday

The Virginia football team will hold its annual Spring Football Festival on Saturday, April 29 at Scott Stadium.


Zero Waste Day at Charlottesville City Market

Vendors at the weekly Charlottesville City Market continue to promote sustainability and minimize their environmental impact.


terry mcauliffe

McAuliffe restores more voting rights than any governor in U.S. history

Governor Terry McAuliffe has individually restored the rights of 156,000 Virginians – more than any governor in American history.


acc football

ACC has four selected in first round of 2017 NFL Draft

The ACC had four players chosen in the first round of the 2017 National Football League Draft Thursday night in Philadelphia.


p-nats

Potomac rattles Chris Tillman in 7-1 win

The Potomac Nationals (11-8) won their fifth series of the season, as they defeated the Frederick Keys (9-11) at Pfitzner Stadium.


uva lacrosse

Women’s lacrosse: UVA defeats Louisville in OT

The third-seeded UVA women’s lacrosse team scored three-straight goals, including one in OT, to take the 13-12 victory over six-seed Louisville.


gapp video winner

Living Alcohol and Drug Free: GAPP honors youth video contest winners

Greater Augusta Prevention Partners honored the winners of the Living Alcohol and Drug Free video contest on Thursday.


uva florida state

Game Notes: No. 10 UVA travels to Florida State this weekend

The No. 10 UVA baseball team visits Florida State this weekend (April 28-30) for a three-game ACC series at Dick Howser Stadium.


spring wildfire season

Spring wildfire season ends April 30

Five days of much-needed rain helped bring about an early end to spring wildfire season in Virginia, according to the Virginia Department of Forestry.


mosquito zika

Protect yourself during mosquito season

As mosquito season begins May 1 in Virginia, it is important for people across the Commonwealth to be reminded of Zika virus.


atlantic coast pipeline

Critics: Atlantic Coast Pipeline would require extensive mountaintop removal

A briefing paper details how Dominion Resources intends to blast away mountaintops as part of the construction of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.


wsva

Charles Graves retires after 44 years at WSVA

After 44 years of service, well known Valley radio announcer Charles Graves has decided to retire from WSVA Radio in Harrisonburg.


Augusta Health breaks ground on emergency department expansion

Augusta Health broke ground on its Emergency Department (ED) Expansion on Wednesday, April 26.


wayne theatre

This Month at the Wayne Theatre: May 2017

Schedule of events at the Wayne Theatre, Waynesboro, Va., for the month of May 2017.


lynchburg hillcats

Offensive outburst sends Hillcats to 13-7 win at Salem

Claudio Bautista gave Lynchburg the lead for good with a three-run homer in the seventh inning in a 13-7 Hillcats win.


uva health system

UVA Cancer Center excellence nets $15 million grant

University of Virginia Cancer Center has again been honored for its work researching new and better cancer treatments.


dominion virginia power

Dominion honors volunteers of the year, donates $13,000 to local charities

Dominion is honoring its top company volunteers this spring by paying it forward with $1,000 donations to each recipient’s charity of choice.


newspaper

2nd Life Inc. to invest nearly $1 million to expand operation in Richmond

2nd Life Inc. will invest $975,000 to expand its operation in the Manchester district of the City of Richmond.