- As the national threat level was raised at U.S. airports Thursday, departing passengers at the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport had relatively few problems. Arriving passengers shared their stories from other parts of the country.
- U.S. Senator George Allen (R) VA made Charlottesville a stop on his campaign trail Wednesday night. At the Omni hotel the Fraternal Order of Police endorsed the republican up for reelection.
- One local accounting firm is determined to help wants to make sure every Charlottesville student is ready for the upcoming school year. Through the Salvation Army's School Supply Drive, Hantzmon Weibel has collected a record number of backpacks.
- Human feces covered the floor of an apartment and the landlord refused to clean it up. The Orange County tenant had her day in court. The trial date has been set for September 8, 2006.
- Several different camps are available during the summer for kids whose lives have been effected by cancer. But there hasn't been one in Virginia for children whose parent have had or have cancer, until now.
- Officials at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety said car manufacturers are making strides to protect passengers from front and side impact crashes. It's good news for new car buyers who are looking for safety.