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Snow day likely ahead! Update for Lynchburg, Danville and Roanoke area

Hey friends! Here are answers to your questions including amounts of snow, timing, roads, and schools. While the maps and amounts will continue to change slightly, we're confident our area will have measurable snow late Tuesday and Wednesday. SNOW TOTALS: -Most common snowfall amounts: 1" to 3". Thi

WSET - 2018-01-15 13:07:58

Lynchburg area forecast to get 1 to 3 inches of snow

The Lynchburg area is forecast to get 1 to 3 inches of snow overnight into tomorrow morning, according to the National Weather Service. "Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Wednesday," the weather service's Blacksburg office wrote in an advisory. According to

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE - 2018-01-16 13:15:00

Lynchburg city churches and organizations develop action plan with MLK in mind

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ7) Several Lynchburg organizations used Martin Luther King Jr. Day to discuss some tough issues in the city. Just a few days after an 18-year-old was shot and killed, leaders are using Dr. King's lessons to help them respond. "It was 50 years ago that he was killed. And the impa

WDBJ7.COM - 2018-01-16 06:40:00

Lynchburg-Clay FFA excels at Big Eastern States Expo

Zach Davidson is shown with the seventh place plaque he earned at the Big E Dairy Handler's Contest. Pictured are the members of Lynchburg-Clay FFA Milk Quality & Products team that competed at the Big E Contest and earned second place honors. Pictured, from left, aare coach Jo Heather Arnett, Kati

TIMES GAZETTE - 2018-01-16 18:35:21

Walmart hosts first "Walmart Wellness Day" of the year in Lynchburg

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - Lynchburg Walmart stores will be hosting the first Walmart Wellness Day event of the year on Saturday. This free health screening event that is taking place on January 20th provides residents an opportunity to learn valuable health information, including:Blood glucoseBlood pr

WSET - 2018-01-16 13:06:08

Downtown Lynchburg's new development coordinator says, "Downtown has so much potential"

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - Downtown Lynchburg Association (DLA) officially announces the new Development Coordinator, Heather Zippel. Zippel's part-time role will focus on primarily on fundraising, but she will also be involved in partnerships and business outreach efforts. She is looking forward to w

WSET - 2018-01-16 12:48:12

Lynchburg College's Brian Crim releases two books about WWII

What began as an interest in World War II history for Brian Crim has grown into a career teaching on the topic and most recently releasing two books simultaneously that deal with post-war fallout. Crim, a Lynchburg College history professor, recently released "Our Germans, Project Paperclip and The

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE - 2018-01-16 13:00:00

Pedestrian critically injured on U.S. 501 after hit-and-run near Campbell County line

A male pedestrian was hit by a car at about 6:45 a.m. Friday in northern Halifax County near the Campbell County line. The pedestrian, who was struck by a car on U.S. 501 about a half mile north of Hog Wallow Road (Route 632), suffered life threatening injuries and was taken to Lynchburg General Hos

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE

Local artists win prestigious award

Congratulations to Vanessa German and Bill Shannon, the two Pittsburgh-based artists who were just announced as United States Artists Fellows for 2018. The honor comes with an unrestricted $50,000 award and puts German, an awardee in the visual-arts category, and Shannon, honored in dance, in prest

PGHCITYPAPER.COM - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Police, rangers search for missing retired Pittsburgh firefighter

Updated: 9:10 PM EST Jan 15, 2018 New River Gorge National River rangers are assisting West Virginia State Police in locating a retired Pittsburgh firefighter, officials said. George Andrew Gross, 56, was last known to be in the Beckley, West Virginia, area on Friday. Gross' family has not heard

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-16 02:10:00

Snow could blanket frigid Pittsburgh region overnight

Updated 2 minutes ago Frigid winter weather will continue over the next several days with up to 3 inches of snow expected to fall in the Pittsburgh region, according to the National Weather Service. Light snow will begin to fall after 5 p.m. today and continue overnight with accumulation of 1 to

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2018-01-15 11:27:48

Pittsburgh's Action Weather forecast: More snow, colder temperatures on the way

We have an area of low pressure moving in that will bring us widespread snow Monday night and into Tuesday. We are looking at accumulations between 1 and 3 inches. Behind the low, temperatures will drop throughout the day Tuesday and be very chilly by Wednesday. We gradually warm up late week with d

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-15 17:52:00

Pittsburgh man missing since Friday near New River Gorge in West Virginia

Updated 2 minutes ago Authorities are searching for a Pittsburgh man missing since Friday near the New River Gorge National River in West Virginia. The National Park Service said George Andrew Gross, 56, was in Beckley, W.Va. on Jan. 12 when he telephoned a family member to say he was interested

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2018-01-16 12:42:49

Dave Matthews Band Returning To Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH, PA - The Dave Matthews Band will make its first southwestern Pennsylvania appearance since 2016 later this year. The band on Tuesday announced the impending release of a new album and a tour that will stop at KeyBank Pavilion on June 1. The new album will be the band's ninth studio relea

PATCH - 2018-01-16 16:26:52

Pittsburgh's Action Weather forecast: Snow to taper off as temperatures drop

Temperatures will be in the single digits to kick off Wednesday, with mostly cloudy skies and a few flurries. A slow warm-up and dry conditions will finish out the work week. Tuesday: Scattered snow, cold. Temperatures near 20. Tuesday night: Mostly cloudy, cold. Low 6. Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, flu

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-16 18:32:00

Dozens of volunteers step up on day of service at Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank

Dozens of people gathered to volunteer at the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank on Monday as part of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service event. At least 35 volunteers from KEYS Service Corp and Americorps took part in the event, packing and organizing boxes. "There are people who a

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-16 13:42:00

Kenton students advance to national auto tech competition

Two students from the Kenton Career Technical Center will advance to a national automotive technology competition, after winning a local event on Saturday. The two-person team of Kyle Huttenmaier and Alex Prims won the 2018 Niagara Frontier Automobile Dealers Association's Ron Smith Memorial Auto Te

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Comedian Aziz Ansari responds to sex misconduct allegations

FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Aziz Ansari arrives at the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Comedian Ansari has responded to allegations of sexual misconduct by a woman he dated in 2017. Ansari said in a statement Sunday, Jan. 14, that he

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-15 06:49:46

Missing person investigation underway on Cameron Street

Get the news Rochester police are conducting a missing person investigation on Cameron Street in the city early Tuesday. Camerson is closed between Myrtle Hill Park and Otis Street for the investigation, police said. Elsdon Street is also closed between Sherman and Myrtle streets. Get the news Roc

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-01-16 12:10:01

Police: Rochester woman tried sneaking drugs into prison, had child with her

According to New York State Police, 25-year-old Danielle Alexis Greene of Rochester was arrested after she was found to have possessed oxycodone, percocet, and 11 latex finger-tips containing marijuana on her while trying to enter the facility to visit an inmate on January 11.{ } (Photo: MGN Online)

13 WHAM - 2018-01-15 06:32:01