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Bus Camera Could Catch Non-Stoppers In Amherst

Amherst County schools have taken extra measures to deter motorists from running school bus stop signs. The New Era Progress ...
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Altavista Revitalization Plans Moves Forward

The Altavista Planning Commission, next month will begin a process of developing architectural design guidelines for the downtown revitalization overlay ...
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Yes Virginia… There Is Health Care Coverage for Kids

While the Affordable Care Act has been on the minds of millions of Americans; a recent report shows Virginia has ...
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Campbell County Will Hire New Prosecutor

The Campbell County Board of Supervisors this week approved hiring of a new full-time assistant commonwealth’s attorney. The new county ...
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Local Air Travel is Up, Up and Away—But Only Slightly

Lynchburg Regional Airport saw a very slight increase in passenger traffic last month. October’s increase of less than 1% is ...
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Man Suspected in String of Robberies

Police have made an arrest in a Lynchburg convenience store robbery Monday night. 48 year old, Timothy Ray Henshaw is ...
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Schools Celebrate Education Week with Announcement of Scholarship Donation

Lynchburg City Schools offer educational services to more than 8,000 students. This week schools have been celebrating American Education Week ...
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City Thanksgiving Schedule

Lynchburg Municipal Offices will be closed on November 28-29, in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday-- Trash will not be collected ...
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Local Construction Companies Merge Into One

After competing against each other for more than 35 years, J.E. Jamerson & Sons of Appomattox and C.L. Lewis & ...
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Former Student Teacher Will Serve Seven Years For Child Sex Crimes

A former student teacher at a Lynchburg elementary school has been sentenced to seven years. 23 year old, Alexander Aldrich ...
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Liberty University President addresses shooting death of student

Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Junior told students this morning at their convocation nothing can prepare a campus for the ...
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Ordinance Could Have Impact On SML Rentals

A short-term rental ordinance governing single-family homes at Smith Mountain is a step closer to fruition. The Bedford County Board ...
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Campbell County Taxes Due Dec. 5th

The Campbell County Treasurer’s Office has released a notice to taxpayers. According to a press release, the County’s real Estate ...
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Uranium Mining Debate Continues

Halifax County Industrial Development Authority will contribute $5,000 to Virginia Coalition to continue its fight to keep the ban on ...
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Supervisors Move Forward With Phase Three in Radio Project

The Campbell county Board of Supervisors yesterday approved the third phase of a four-phase public safety radio project. Supervisors considered ...
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Winter Weekends Available At The Peaks

The Peaks of Otter Lodge will stay open on weekends this winter. The company that recently re-opened the lodge and ...
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Campbell County Convenience Store Robbed

A Campbell County convenience store was robbed yesterday afternoon. According to police, a masked black male entered Kelly's Store on ...
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School Board Passes GPA Change

The Lynchburg City School Board, yesterday, approved a policy change that will grant students the opportunity to earn a 5.0 ...
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Chickens Allowed…With Regulations

A proposal to allow chickens in residential areas has been approved by Campbell County Supervisors; the measure will now be ...
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Lynchburg Convenience Store Robbed

A convenience store on Rivermont Avenue in Lynchburg was robbed at gunpoint yesterday evening. Authorities say at around 7:30pm Tuesday, ...
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