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Crimora man sentenced to 13 years in child pornography case

Houser denied the sex assault claims, which were never proven, but when questioned by investigators from the Augusta County Sheriff's Office he admitted to watching pornography. When asked if he had any child pornography in the home, Houser reportedly became uneasy, court records show.

STAUNTON NEWS LEADER - 2018-08-16 20:37:00

Waynesboro parents concerned about bus overcrowding

In one of the videos, the bus driver can be heard saying, "We don't have any room, so please tell mom and dad whoever is calling in."

WHSV - 2018-08-16 19:02:00

Family struggles with loss of two cousins after weekend shooting

NELSON COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) —Virginia State Police believe a murder and officer-involved shooting that happened this past weekendare connected. They say a man killed his cousin in Afton before leading police on a high-speed pursuit down Route 29 that ended with him shooting a deputy and being shot and

WHSV - 2018-08-15 18:22:00

Waynesboro residents learn more about planned road addition

WAYNESBORO, Va. (WHSV) —A few dozen Waynesboro residents came out to a VDOT meeting Tuesday night to learn more about the Southern Corridor project.The meeting was a chance for people to share their concerns with project officials and designers. It was also an opportunity to learn more about the pro

WHSV - 2018-08-15 18:28:00

Former Grandma's Bait owners' estate up for sale — On the market

ARBOR HILL - Want 20 acres and seclusion just minutes from Staunton? You can get all that for under $500,000 with this home in the Sleepy Hollow neighborhood.

STAUNTON NEWS LEADER - 2018-08-16 15:22:00

Greenville man missing for 3 to 4 months

Before going missing, the sheriff's office said Whitmore had minimal contact with his family.He was last seen by an acquaintance in the Greenville area about three to four months ago, according to the sheriff's office.Whitmore is 5 feet,10 inches tall and weights approximately 185 pounds. He has bro

STAUNTON NEWS LEADER - 2018-08-15 15:42:00

New clues sought in missing person's case

Officials hope the renewed call for tips will help them find Keith T. Whitmore of Greenville, who was first reported missing by the sheriff's office on June 12, but apparently hadn't been seen in the local area since April.

DAILY PROGRESS - 2018-08-16 01:59:00

Family says 1800s Crozet home in project's way shouldn't be destroyed

Stanley Martin Homes has sent a letter to neighbors about an informal, private meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday regarding the Pleasant Green project, planned for an area north of Powells Creek. Collins Engineering held a pre-application meeting with the county in June, but no formal applications have b

DAILY PROGRESS - 2018-08-16 01:05:00

Watch dad blast white supremacist Charlottesville organizer during live stream with neo-Nazi

The video, which has garnered 610,000 views since it was posted on Tuesday, is a live streamed conversation between Jason Kessler and Patrick Little. Little is a neo-Nazi who this year ran for the US Senate in California, and whose platform called for America to be“free from Jews.”

RT.COM - 2018-08-16 13:40:00

Waynesboro man suspected in homicide is killed in shootout with police

After spotting the Altima, the Amherst deputies tried to pull the car over, but the driver, later identified as Anthony Makai Hutchinson, 40, of Waynesboro, instead sped away, authorities said.

DAILY PROGRESS

Charlottesville social club could be coming to Waynesboro

WAYNESBORO, Va. (WHSV) —A Charlottesville social club is working to bring another location to the Shenandoah Valley.Impulse Gay Social Club is in the process of confirming needed permits to open a location at 101 East Main Street in Waynesboro. They needed a conditional use permit and a dance hall p

WHSV

Augusta County Sheriff's Office intensifying efforts to locate missing Greenville man

If you have seen Whitmore, or have information about his current whereabouts, please contact the Augusta County Sheriff’s Office at 540-245-5333 or Crime Stoppers at 800-322-2017.

AUGUSTA FREE PRESS - 2018-08-15 16:46:39

Man charged in paving scam that bilked Verona woman

Finally, they intimidated her into writing a check for thousands of dollars, according to the Augusta County Sheriff's Office.

STAUNTON NEWS LEADER

Crimora man charged with hate crime in assault case

Mallow and the boy were co-workers, according to police, and authorities believe the victim's race played a role in the assault. The victim was Hispanic, according to Lt. Ritchie.

WHSV

Update: Waynesboro man dead in officer-involved shooting in Amherst County

Anthony Makai Hutchinson, 40, of Waynesboro, is dead after apparently exchanging gunfire with law enforcement following a pursuit Sunday morning.

AUGUSTA FREE PRESS

Waynesboro to prove $1M in incentives for new museum

Waynesboro City Council approved a $1 million incentive, which includes direct financial contributions, in-kind support and real property and is contingent on the additional financial support from the state of not less than $7 million for the construction of a new building in downtown Waynesboro, a

STAUNTON NEWS LEADER

Cause of death rleased for former Orange County football player Darius Minor

On Tuesday, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Maine released the official cause of death for former Orange County football player Darius Minor, who collapsed and died July 24 during workouts at the University of Maine.

DAILY PROGRESS

Council passes museum resolution in Waynesboro

WAYNESBORO, Va. (WHSV) —Waynesboro is one step closer to bringing a branch of the Virginia Museum of Natural History downtown.Artist's rendering of museum in WaynesboroOn Monday night, city council approved a resolution to provide one million dollars in incentives for the museum.The resolution is de

WHSV

Waynesboro approves $1 million in incentives for Virginia Museum of Natural History

The package includes direct financial contributions, in-kind support and real property and is contingent on the additional financial support from the Commonwealth of Virginia of not less than $7,000,000 for the construction of a new building in downtown Waynesboro.

AUGUSTA FREE PRESS

Man killed in shootout with Virginia deputies after homicide

Deputies tried to pull the car over, but the driver sped away, leading to a chase down U.S. 29 until the suspect's car crashed. Geller says the suspect opened fire, striking a deputy. Deputies returned fire, killing the suspect.

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