Lynchburg Symphony presents Peter and the Wolf

Saturday, April 17, 2021 @ 3:00 pm Join us for an outdoor afternoon presentation of Prokofiev’s family-friendly masterpiece, Peter and the Wolf, featuring principal musicians from the LSO and narration by Daryl Duff.  Bring your lawn chairs & blankets as we gather for a socially-distanced performance outside of Heritage Baptist Church. Tickets are $10 adult/$5 child, […]

Gleaning for the World holds “Love your Neighbor” donation drive

The Concord-based charity Gleaning for the World is holding a different kind of donation drive this week.  Typically Gleaning helps people in other areas of the country or world who are affected by natural disasters.  Now, Teresa Davis with Gleaning says they’re reaching out with a “Love your Neighbor” campaign: Gleaning will be collecting food […]

Lynchburg Police to host physical fitness recruitment event

The Lynchburg Police Department (LPD), in partnership with CrossFit Lynchburg, will host a Physical Fitness Recruitment Event on Saturday, January 30 at 11 a.m. at 2306 Bedford Avenue. This recruitment event will give participants the opportunity to experience the LPD physical agility test before the official hiring process begins. Lynchburg Police Department recruiters will be […]

LU Law School offering free tax assistance

Liberty University School of Law will host Volunteer Income Tax Assistance services free for qualifying individuals from Feb. 16-March 5 (closed Sundays).  Weeks 1 & 2: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 – 9 p.m.; Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Week 3: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 5:30 – 9 p.m.  Location: Liberty Mountain […]

Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Council Virtual Celebration Jan. 18

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s message of non-violence, social justice and unity for a nation in turmoil has never been more important or relevant than this year. Please join the MLK Lynchburg Community Council to remember Dr. King and his legacy during its 23rd Annual MLK Celebration on Monday, January 18, at 1:00 p.m. The […]

YMCA of Central Va. introduces new programs for 2021

Misty Vinson-Spitzer with the YMCA of Central Va. joined the Morningline to discuss the upcoming RESET program, member referral program, and the Y’s virtual classes: WLNI · Misty Vinson – Spitzer 01 – 08 – 21

UPDATE: Lynchburg WW II hero dies, veterans will honor his legacy on Christmas Day

Former Tuskegee Airman Alfred Thomas Farrar died on Thursday in Lynchburg only days before a ceremony planned to honor his service in the program that famously trained Black military pilots during World War II. He was 99. Farrar’s son, Roy, says his father died at his Lynchburg home. Alfred Farrar would have turned 100 years […]