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Lynchburg man faces child sex charges in Bedford County

Lynchburg man faces child sex charges in Bedford County
A Lynchburg man is charged with child sex crimes in Bedford County. The sheriff’s office says 35-year-old Federico Ugalde faces ...
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How to talk about the Coronavirus with youngsters

How to talk about the Coronavirus with youngsters
Dr. Dyan Hes, Medical Director of Gramercy Pediatrics in New York City, offers advice on how to talk with your ...
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Radford University student tests positive for COVID-19

Radford University student tests positive for COVID-19
From State Health Department: The New River Health District announced yesterday its first confirmed case of COVID-19 in a resident ...
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Northam: Virginia working to get enough ventilators

Northam: Virginia working to get enough ventilators
Governor Northam says Virginia is working to obtain more ventilators to handle the expected surge in demand and need as ...
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Two more COVID-19 cases in Bedford County

Two more COVID-19 cases in Bedford County
The Virginia Department of Health reports two more confirmed coronavirus cases in Bedford County, bringing the county's total to three ...
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Health inspectors find no violations of Northam order at Liberty

Health inspectors find no violations of Northam order at Liberty
Inspectors from the Virginia Department of Health made an unannounced inspection Tuesday at Liberty University, where any students wishing to ...
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Officials field complaints as Liberty students return

Officials field complaints as Liberty students return
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Officials in Lynchburg were fielding complaints Tuesday about the hundreds of students that have returned from ...
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American Red Cross will hold crucial blood drive

American Red Cross will hold crucial blood drive
The American Red Cross is organizing a much needed blood drive this week and they’re looking for people to sign ...
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Breaking down the news of the day

Breaking down the news of the day
Brian Kilmeade from Fox and Friends and the Brian Kilmeade Radio Show joins Larry and Kenny on The Morning Line ...
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Despite the Coronavirus, the need for blood still exists

Despite the Coronavirus, the need for blood still exists
Laura Dooley with American Red Cross Biomedical Services explains how Covid 19 has affected blood drives. Laura Dooley (032420) ...
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Plenty of concerns by local businesses

Plenty of concerns by local businesses
Christine Kennedy with the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance discusses helping area businesses through the COVID-19 Task Force. Christine Kennedy (032420) ...
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Many Virginia businesses must close by midnight

Many Virginia businesses must close by midnight
Virginia schools will not re-open for at least five months. And as of midnight tonight, many businesses are now ordered ...
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Northam shuts down schools for rest of academic year

Northam shuts down schools for rest of academic year
Governor Northam announced a new executive order today that will impact every aspect of life in Virginia in light of ...
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There is now a county in Virginia with average $1.50 gas price

There is now a county in Virginia with average $1.50 gas price
AAA Mid-Atlantic reports Virginia's average gas price has fallen to $1.95 a gallon for regular. That's down 11 cents in ...
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What will the May election be like in Lynchburg

What will the May election be like in Lynchburg
Chris Faraldi, running for City Council in Ward IV, talks about a different set of challenges for the candidates. Chris ...
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The battle for Congress in the 5th District of Virginia

The battle for Congress in the 5th District of Virginia
Kenny Shelton and guest co-host Jeff Taylor talk with Bob Good and his campaign against a incumbent Republican. Bob Good ...
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Virginia’s coronavirus death toll rises to six

Virginia's coronavirus death toll rises to six
Gov. Ralph Northam is warning state residents about a lengthy disruption to daily life as officials try to stem the ...
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Virginia poised to legalize casinos at unlucky time

Virginia poised to legalize casinos at unlucky time
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Two weeks ago, Virginia lawmakers approved legislation to allow developers to build five large casino resorts around ...
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Governor to announce possible school closure extension on Monday

Governor to announce possible school closure extension on Monday
As of today there are now 219 confirmed cases of COVID 19 in Virginia. 25 in the Central region, 6 ...
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Police in Richmond say 16-year-old shot to death

Police in Richmond say 16-year-old shot to death
Police in Richmond sought on Saturday information about a homicide in which a 16-year-old youth died. Richmond police said officers ...
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