Posted: 11/05/2007 - For the first time in a dozen years, Democrats may take control of the State Senate. With lower voter turnout expected, a few votes may shape the future of Virginia politics for the next decade.
Updated: 11/05/2007 - Louisa County is trying to decide if emergency responders will start charging for a ride in an ambulance.
Updated: 11/05/2007 - Many of Charlottesville's eight polling places are ready for election day. Others, will have to wait until Tuesday morning to be set up. But workers say they're in great shape when it comes to preparation.
Updated: 11/05/2007 - Police are investigating a shooting in Albemarle County that happened Saturday night.
Updated: 11/05/2007 - A geneticist from Staunton and a graduate of the University of Virginia received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Bush Monday, the nation's highest civilian award.
Updated: 11/05/2007 - The Virginia Lottery is launching another million dollar raffle. Four $1 million winners will be selected in a drawing just before midnight on New Year's Eve.
Posted: 11/05/2007 - Democrats and Republicans will be holding conventions this weekend to choose nominees for the 1st Congressional District seat in Congress left open by the death of Republican Jo Ann Davis.
Updated: 11/05/2007 - Home sales in Virginia fell 24.4% in September from the same month a year ago.
Updated: 11/05/2007 - After a pair of hunters found human remains Saturday morning in the woods of Madison County, authorities are working as quickly as possible to figure out what happened.
Updated: 11/05/2007 - A new YMCA may be built in a Charlottesville park, but the proposal has the city council split. Now, they want to hear from you.
Updated: 11/05/2007 - Richmond Police made an arrest Saturday within hours of finding a woman dead from a gunshot wound inside a Southside apartment.
Updated: 11/05/2007 - Holding the Senate majority could soon be a reality for Virginia Democrats. The party only needs to win four of the 23 seats held by Republicans to gain a Democratic majority.
Updated: 11/04/2007 - Virginia mental health officials are investigating a psychiatric clinic in Fairfax County after a woman taken there by police allegedly killed her boyfriend less than an hour after being released.
Updated: 11/04/2007 - It's been a year since Justine Abshire was killed. Police and her family are still looking for answers.
Updated: 11/04/2007 - It's an Orange County tradition. The hats, the tailgates and the horses -- all of which were in strong supply Saturday at the 73rd Annual Montpelier Hunt Races.
Updated: 11/05/2007 - Human remains were found by a group of hunters in a wooded area in Madison County Saturday.
Updated: 11/04/2007 - Charlottesville Area Riding Therapy is a program that brings therapeutic horseback riding to people with disabilities. Those students got a chance to show off their skills in the annual CART horse show on Saturday.
Updated: 11/04/2007 - A couple traveling across the country to raise money for childhood cancer stopped in Charlottesville Saturday.
Updated: 11/03/2007 - Wake Forest's Sam Swank misses a 43-yard field goal as time expires; Virginia escapes with 17-16 victory.
Updated: 11/04/2007 - The giant agribusiness company Cargill Inc. said Saturday it is recalling more than 1 million pounds of ground beef that may be contaminated with E. coli bacteria.
Updated: 11/04/2007 - An armed robber demands cash then takes off on foot. Albemarle County police have not yet tracked him down.
Updated: 11/02/2007 - Plenty of young men and women are signed up for social networking sites like Facebook and MySpace but you may be surprised to find out that it could cost you your job.
Updated: 11/02/2007 - Saturday marks the one year anniversary of the death of kindergarten teacher Justine Swartz Abshire. She is the victim of a fatal hit and run in Orange County and police have yet to make any arrests.
Updated: 11/02/2007 - Despite last week's rain, much of the area still remains under a drought warning, and that means water restrictions for many residents. But one county is lifting those restrictions.