Tag: Natural Bridge

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VDOT conducts preliminary Route 11 alignment study at Natural Bridge

The Virginia Department of Transportation is conducting an alignment study for Route 11 (Lee Highway) in the Natural Bridge area of Rockbridge County.

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VDOT concludes Natural Bridge geological testing

In summer 2017 a geological analysis of the formation known as Natural Bridge began as part of VDOT’s work with the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation at Natural Bridge State Park in Rockbridge County.

McAuliffe dedicates Natural Bridge as Virginia State Park

Governor Terry McAuliffe officially opened Natural Bridge State Park in Rockbridge County on Saturday.

‘One of them racin’ deals’ at Natural Bridge Speedway

Saturday night’s action at Natural Bridge Speedway proved the truth of Richard Petty’s opinion, as it was a night full of “them racin’ deals.”

Arthur covers large late model field at Natural Bridge Speedway

A full moon foreshadowed a gorgeous night of competitive racing at Natural Bridge Speedway last Saturday night.

Overstreet, Drewry, Burnette win at Natural Bridge oval

Late-race heroics sent two drivers to Victory Lane in the sportsman and pure stock divisions at Natural Bridge Speedway last Saturday night.

Virginia Safari Park delivers Coats for Kids

Virginia Safari Park held the largest turnout for its Coats for Kids charity drive event on Black Friday.

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Del. Sam Rasoul commends attorney general for Natural Bridge Zoo inquiry

Delegate Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke) applauded Attorney General Mark Herring’s announcement that his office is initiating an inquiry into Natural Bridge Zoo.


Investigation of roadside zoo reveals dead, dying animals, neglect and abuse

An undercover investigation at Natural Bridge Zoo revealed abuse and neglect of animals including the persistent mistreatment of tiger cubs—from birth—used for public handling and trauma inflicted on primates bred for the exotic animal trade.


Natural Bridge Zoo takes top spot on list of Ten Worst Zoos For Elephants

In Defense of Animals (IDA), an international animal protection organization, released today its list of the Ten Worst Zoos for Elephants for 2014.


Natural Bridge Park hosts Scout Day 2014

Natural Bridge Park and Historic Hotel will host Boy and Girl Scouts from throughout Virginia and the nearby states for a full day of activities focusing on conservation, education, and recreation on Saturday.