Residents and visitors in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County are now able to text when they have an emergency in an effort by the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Emergency Communications Center to provide more lifesaving services to the public.
Motorists traveling on Route 53 in Albemarle County should plan alternate routes next Tuesday while crews replace a failing pipe.
A 15-month free program for UVA Cancer Center patients to help tobacco users quit – combining medication and one-on-one behavioral therapy – is showing promising results.
Susan Zurbrigg has been selected by JMU’s College of Visual and Performing Arts as its first Beck Faculty Fellowship recipient.
Landon Clarke, wanted in connection with a Sept. 8 shooting in Augusta County, turned himself in to the Waynesboro Police Department earlier today.
A Madison man is dead from injuries in a single-vehicle crash on Route 230 just east of Route 29 in Madison County on Tuesday.
Augusta County Clerk of Circuit Court R. Steven Landes today announced that Hannah E. Davis and Blake D. Rodgers have been named the fall semester clerk’s interns.
Mary Baldwin University, bucking national trends this fall, has more students on campus than ever before.
A Bristol man who corresponded with and sent lewd pictures to an FBI employee he believed to be a 14-year-old girl was sentenced yesterday in federal court.
A Charlottesville man is dead after crashing his motorcycle head on into an approaching passenger vehicle on Route 250 in Fluvanna County on Tuesday.
An inmate at the Middle River Regional Jail was found dead from an apparent suicide Tuesday night.
The Virginia Department of Forestry is again seeking 12 species of acorns and nuts that can be planted at its Augusta Forestry Center in Crimora to grow into tree seedlings that will become the forests of tomorrow.
UVA Children’s, UVA Medical Center and UVA Women’s Services have earned an international designation as a Baby-Friendly hospital for their support of breastfeeding.
A raccoon collected from the Vinson Street area in the City of Staunton on Sept. 11 after a suspected encounter with a pet has tested positive for rabies.
On Sept. 16, 2012, Pareshkumar D. Patel, a native of India, was abducted from the Raceway Gas Station he operated along the 5600 block of Jefferson Davis Highway, in Chesterfield.
A man detained by a citizen in a Sept. 11 attempted robbery is now a suspect in a string of felonies across the Charlottesville-Albemarle County area.
There probably aren’t many people who understand tegu lizard behavior better than James Madison University senior biology major Isabella Bukovich.
Travelers will begin using the new Route 11 bridge over Interstate 81 at exit 257 on Thursday. This is the Mauzy/Broadway/Timberville interchange in Rockingham County.
A discovery from the University of Virginia School of Medicine may open the door to an entirely new approach to treating cancer: by disrupting a vital condensation process inside cancer cells.
Matthew J. Wingfield has joined the Augusta County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office as the part-time historic records assistant.