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Rare two-headed Copperhead found in Virginia

WAYNESBORO, Va. -- New details were released Friday about a two-headed baby copperhead found earlier this month outside a home in Woodbridge, Virginia.

WTVR-TV - 2018-09-21 17:43:17

West Virginia Woman Arrested for Fatally Shooting Her Child

GERRARDSTOWN, WV (WDVM) - A Berkeley County woman who allegedly shot both of her kids, one fatally, is now behind bars.

WOWK - 2018-09-21 18:39:42

Fiery crash reported on I-581 in Roanoke

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VIRGINIAFIRST.COM - 2018-09-21 02:17:30

Overnight house fire under investigation

ROANOKE CO., Va. (WDBJ7)In Roanoke County, crews responded to fire they say caused significant damage to a vacant house.

WDBJ7.COM - 2018-09-22 03:50:00

Locust Thicket property now listed for sale instead of auction

After months of being listed for auction, Locust Thicket, a historical property in Lynchburg, now is listed for sale.

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE - 2018-09-21 20:50:00

Police: One person found shot in bar parking lot in Roanoke

ROANOKE, Va (WSET) - Police are investigating a shooting in Roanoke.According to Roanoke Police, there were called to 1st Down Sports Lounge on Bridge St. SW around 1:30 on Friday morning.When police got to the scene they found one victim in the bar's parking lot.The victim was suffering from at lea

WSET - 2018-09-21 07:15:26

Virginia Tech recognized as "Top College for Diversity" and "Diversity Champion" in INSIGHT Into

Blacksburg, VA - INSIGHT into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity publication and website in higher education, has recognized Virginia Tech as a 2018 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recipient and a 2018 Diversity Champion.

WVNT-TV - 2018-09-21 21:09:11

Frederick County Virginia man sentenced on indecent exposure charges

GORE, Va - A Frederick County, Virginia man has been sentenced for indecent exposure and wearing a mask to conceal his identity.

LOCALDVM.COM - 2018-09-21 23:00:02

Police respond to shooting at sports bar in Southwest Roanoke

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VIRGINIAFIRST.COM - 2018-09-21 09:30:01

'Every minute is a gift;' Bedford County woman shares survival story

BEDFORD Co., Va. (WDBJ7) --A Bedford County woman says she’s lucky to be alive after her car was crushed by a tractor last month.Aug. 29, 2018 crash scene in Bedford. (Photo: Dill family)It happened just before 10 p.m. in the 13000 block of Wyatts Way in Bedford County on Wednesday, Aug. 29.“It was


Video shows man in fight with student at Roanoke City School

Several students can be heard shouting in the video that appears to have happened in the cafeteria line, while another two adult men can be seen jumping in, in an attempt to get control of the situation.


Rustburg man pleads not guilty to murdering friend last summer

RUSTBURG, Va. (WSET) -- A Campbell County man charged with second degree murder has pleaded not guilty to killing his friend last summer.Grover Roberson is accused ofkilling Gary Wade on Patterson Road in August 2017.The sheriff's office saidRoberson and Wade got into an altercationat a home on Patt


Search warrant: Mother of missing Roanoke baby did not call police right away

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR News) - The mother of a missing Roanoke infant did not call police immediately after she discovered her baby was missing, search warrants reveal.


Bedford County Fair to return with free family-friendly fun

New additions include the Super 3 Ring Circus, a demolition derby, a mobile fish pond, a horse show and much more.


Single-car accident in Appomattox injures two, one transported by helicopter

According to a Virginia State Police trooper at the scene, the car was carrying two individuals, but names were not yet disclosed.


W.Va.'s largest hunting-fishing show set for Sept. 22-23 - West Virginia Explorer

A youth learns to cast at Stonewall Resort State Park. Photo courtesy W.Va. Dept. of Commerce.Outdoor enthusiasts are invited to Stonewall Resort State Park inLewis CountyforWest Virginia’s Celebration of National Hunting and Fishing Day Sept. 22-23, 2018, according to the W.Va. Division of Natural


Bedford Sheriff's warning of IRS telephone scam

BEDFORD Co., Va. (WSET) -- The Bedford County Sheriff's Office says they've received a ton of calls about a common scam.They say people are getting calls from a person claiming to be from the IRS.The caller threatens that if you don't pay your unpaid taxes, law enforcement will get involved.Official


Bedford Avenue Bridge to close for inspection

The Bedford Avenue Bridge will be closed to all traffic Sept. 24 through 26. The closure will allow for inspections of the concrete bridge deck, according to a news release from the city of Lynchburg.Detour routes and signage will be in place for motorists and emergency vehicles to follow.For more i


State police ID man killed in Bedford County crash

Alberto Zaldivar Columbie, 39, of Daleville was the driver of a tractor-trailer improperly parked on railroad tracks on Georgia Pacific plant property in Big Island as a train approached about 7:30 p.m. Friday, police said.


Lynchburg city attorney, Bedford judge clash on foster care case representation

Erwin is seeking the writ because Harrison ordered him and his office in July to represent Lynchburg DSS “in all foster care cases pending before him.” In July 2018, there were 116 Lynchburg children in foster care, according to reports from Virginia DSS.