Updated: 7:35 AM 21 year old Derrick Burford and 18 year old Dawn Ross were killed in an accident in Louisa County from Thursday morning. Ross was set to graduate from Louisa County High School on Friday.
Updated: 4:06 AM Our Town meetings continued Thursday evening, giving people who live near downtown a chance to talk to members of local government. Our Town Charlottesville focused on the Martha Jefferson and Little High neighborhoods.
Updated: 3:42 AM Local law enforcement took a night to recognize some of the hard work they do all year long. The 18th annual Albemarle County Police Foundation Awards Banquet recognized the service of the men and women of the agency.
Updated: 7:33 PM Albemarle County Police say there is no longer a threat to the community after a district-wide email was sent out from the Albemarle County Public Schools Assistant Superintendent. The incidents explained in the email have parents sitting down their kids to talk about safety
Updated: 11:50 PM Joseph Perkins was arrested over the weekend for solicitation of a minor in Albemarle County. Perkins is a civilian employee of the Ashland police department, and was not a sworn officer.
Updated: 3:45 PM The massive tornado in Oklahoma is bringing attention to storm shelters. Capital Sheds in Ruckersville sells storm shelters, and while tornadoes are rare in Virginia, they are not unheard of either.
Posted: 6:49 PM With all of the severe weather activity in the Midwestern part of the United States, you may be wondering how likely it is to have a tornado here in Central Virginia. State Climatologist, Jerry Stenger, talked about the history of tornadoes in Virginia.