Covering Our Community: Denise McDonald with Old City Cemetery

Lynchburg’s Old City Cemetery “Angel Statue” received a $1000 award for conservation, thanks to the people of Lynchburg and Virginia. The statue – which dates back to 1909 and marks the grave of a 2-year-old boy — received the most votes in the Virginia’s Top 10 Endangered Artifacts online public voting competition WLNI · Covering […]

Covering Our Community: Sunny Goode with LOVEVOLVE

Lynchburg has a new mural that’s hard to miss if you’re driving on Boonsboro Road. Bank of the James purchased the building that used to be a Wells Fargo and is sponsored the community art project. It was created by Richmond artist Sunny Goode, whose work features the words love and evolve WLNI · Covering […]

Best of the Burg 02/13/21

Besties Mari, Ashley, and Anthony talked Valentine’s Day, “ice secretions”, and Paula Jones with VDOT gave road condition updates. Libby Jefferson, Cheryl Carter, and Valerie Daugherty with Renaissance Theatre talked about their season opener “Couples” starting 2/19! WLNI · Best of the Burg 02/13/21

Best of the Burg 01/30/21

Besties Mari, Rich and Anthony recapped the #1000Weeks of #SupportTheTroops rallies from the day before and welcomed to the program Brian Knopp with Tru by Hilton & Chelsea Moran of Goodwill Industries of the Valleys WLNI · Best of the Burg 01/30/21

Best of the Burg 01/23/21

In this edition of BOTB, Mari and Rich discussed what the BEST grocery stores are in the area. They also spoke with Denise McDonald of Old City Cemetery about winning the conservation prize for their Angel Statue & Dan Taylor with Kidd’s Services about how they can serve you! WLNI · Best of the Burg […]

Best of the Burg 01/16/21

Mari & Rich spoke with Louise Dudley of River Ridge Mall about improvements and changes on the way. They also invited Kate Goodman onto the program to discuss the annual Chase The Chill WLNI · Best of the Burg 01/16/21

Best of the Burg 01/09/21

New producers Anthony and Tommy learned about some of the BEST things the Lynchburg area has to offer! Rich & Mari also interview Jaclyn Blackford of Freedom 424 ahead of Human Trafficking Awareness Day WLNI · Best of the Burg 01/09/21

Best of the Burg 12/19/20

The gang’s all here! Mari, Rich, Jamie, Ashley, and new guy Anthony share their LEAST favorite Christmas songs along with their favorite local Christmas light displays! They also spoke with Rev. Ron Davidson with the Lighthouse Community Center and Thomas Road Baptist Church’s Charles Billingsley and Adam Lancaster WLNI · Best of the Burg 12/19/20

Best of the Burg 12/12/20

Does it feel like Christmas? Besties Mari, Rich, and Jamie try to find that holiday feeling. Darrius Slaughter joined the program to talk about the Mistletoe Market and Jeff Conner with Play It Again Sports talked shopping local WLNI · Best of the Burg 12/12/20