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Lynchburg teenager charged in connection with shooting

Lynchburg teenager charged in connection with shooting
Lynchburg police have arrested a teenager in connection with a shooting that occurred last night.   Police went to the 5600-block of ...
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Gleaning For The World collecting supplies for hurricane victims

Gleaning For The World collecting supplies for hurricane victims
August 28, 2020 | CONCORD, VA: While Hurricane Marco slowed down and dissipated, Laura strengthened into a Category 4 Hurricane ...
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Liberty High School reports positive COVID case

Liberty High School reports positive COVID case
Liberty High School in Bedford is reporting a positive COVID case. A letter from the principal says the person testing ...
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Laura’s remains will mean heavy weekend rain

Laura's remains will mean heavy weekend rain
The remains of Hurricane Laura could mean a rainy weekend for Lynchburg are residents.  Forecasters say the Central Virginia region ...
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Report: Virginia colleges and universities have 500-plus virus cases

Report:  Virginia colleges and universities have 500-plus virus cases
BC-Virus Outbreak-Virginia Colleges Aug 28, 2020 8:57AM (GMT 12:57) RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — More than 550 people have tested positive ...
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Sen. Peake discusses police reform measures

Sen. Peake discusses police reform measures
The Virginia Senate has approved legislation that would eliminate a six month mandatory minimum sentence for assaulting a police officer ...
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Group works to save Rustburg Middle School

Group works to save Rustburg Middle School
A group of Campbell County residents is trying to save the 101-year-old Rustburg Middle School.   Plans call for a new ...
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Proposal to allow COVID vaccine exceptions dies in committee

Proposal to allow COVID vaccine exceptions dies in committee
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A committee in Virginia’s legislature has halted legislation that would create exceptions for people who don’t ...
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Virginia Senate approves changes to police assault law

Virginia Senate approves changes to police assault law
Aug 26, 2020 4:22PM (GMT 20:22) RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Senate has approved legislation that would eliminate a ...
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Liberty students, alumni split on Falwell’s scandalous exit

Liberty students, alumni split on Falwell's scandalous exit
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jerry Falwell Jr.’s resignation as president of Liberty University following revelations of a sexual relationship between ...
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State Police seek leads in Childs/Metzler murders

State Police seek leads in Childs/Metzler murders
Today marks 11 years since Lynchburg-area teenagers Heidi Childs and David Metzler were murdered in a recreational area near Virginia ...
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University of Lynchburg extends online classes amid 35 COVID-19 cases

University of Lynchburg extends online classes amid 35 COVID-19 cases
The University of Lynchburg has extended online classes for an additional week. Classes will remain online through the end of ...
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Reports: Falwell will receive $10.5 million in compensation

Reports:  Falwell will receive $10.5 million in compensation
The Wall Street Journal and other outlets are reporting that Jerry Falwell, Jr. will receive $10.5 million as part of ...
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Judge won’t dismiss Lee statue lawsuit; case heads for trial

Judge won’t dismiss Lee statue lawsuit; case heads for trial
A judge has ruled that a lawsuit seeking to prevent Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s administration from removing an enormous statue ...
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Weather Service: Heavy Lynchburg storm wasn’t a tornado

Weather Service: Heavy Lynchburg storm wasn't a tornado
The National Weather Service says Monday night’s storm in Lynchburg wasn’t a tornado, but its straight-line winds caused similar damage.  ...
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Liberty board accepts Jerry Falwell Jr.’s resignation

Liberty board accepts Jerry Falwell Jr.'s resignation
Lynchburg, VA—The Liberty University Board of Trustees acted today to accept the resignation of Jerry Falwell, Jr. as its President ...
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Jerry Prevo addresses Liberty University students

Jerry Prevo addresses Liberty University students
Here is the brief message from interim Liberty President Jerry Prevo ahead of the 2020 fall semester ...
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Power Outage in Wyndhurst

Power Outage in Wyndhurst
The Wyndhurst Community is without power after a severe storm last night. The Jamerson Y is closed and will remain ...
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Jerry Falwell, Jr. reverses course on resignation

Jerry Falwell, Jr. reverses course on resignation
Jerry Falwell, Jr. agrees to resign as Liberty University’s president then reverses course Lynchburg, VA — On the first day ...
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Virginia Tech has new rules for gatherings, mask wearing

Virginia Tech has new rules for gatherings, mask wearing
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia Tech has announced that it will take “swift action” against students who fail to follow ...
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