WCAV-WVAW-WAHU | Charlottesville, Virginia | News

More Headlines

New SW Virginia Episcopal Bishop Ordained

Posted: 07/21/2013 - The Very Rev. Mark Bourlakas has been ordained as bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Southwestern Virginia. Bourlakas succeeds Bishop Neff Powell, who stepped down after serving for 17 years.

Read More

Small Plane Crashes into Trees in Va., No Injuries

Posted: 07/21/2013 - State police and federal authorities are investigating the crash of a small plane in Essex County. Virginia State Police Sgt. Thomas J. Molnar says in a news release that the pilot and three male passengers weren't injured.

Read More

Fire in Falls Church Injures Resident, Firefighter

Posted: 07/21/2013 - Fairfax County fire officials are investigating a house fire that injured a resident and a firefighter. The fire was reported around 9 p.m. Saturday in the 500 block of E. Columbia Street in Falls Church.

Read More

Judge Rejects Plea Deal in Teacher Sex Case

Posted: 07/20/2013 - A Richmond judge has rejected a plea deal for a teacher charged with taking indecent liberties with a 17-year-old girl. Circuit Judge Richard Taylor refused Friday to accept a deal worked out by the prosecutor and defense attorney in the case of 55-year-old William Lee Hazelgrove.

Read More

Heavy Rains Cause Mess at Popular Va. Lake

Updated: 07/20/2013 - This summer's heavy rains have caused a mess at one of Virginia's most popular recreational lakes. Hundreds of tons of debris, trees and branches have washed into Smith Mountain Lake, covering pockets along some shorelines with a thick layer of gunk.

Read More

Dominion Power May Put More Power Lines Underground

Updated: 07/19/2013 - July 19, 2013 The vice president of Dominion Virginia Power talked about moving overhead power lines underground at a forum in Richmond on Virginia's energy future. A spokesperson for Dominion says they are in the beginning steps of what could be a long process.

Read More Video

Va. Restoring Voting Rights to Nonviolent Felons

Posted: 07/15/2013 - The door is open for tens of thousands of nonviolent felons in Virginia to regain their right to vote. An estimated 100,000 disenfranchised Virginia felons are eligible to have their voting rights restored.

Read More Video

Dominion Converting 3 Coal Plants to Biomass

Posted: 07/15/2013 - A facility in Altavista is the first of three coal-fired power plants in Va. that Dominion plans to convert to burn mostly waste wood left from timbering operations as fuel.

Read More

VMI Engineers Develop Robot Tick Killer

Posted: 07/14/2013 - Engineers at Virginia Military Institute developed a robot to kill ticks. The experiment killed 75 percent of ticks during the least effective trial at a wildlife preserve trail in Portsmouth. On the rest, it completely wiped out the population - all without spraying dangerous chemicals.

Read More

Obama and ESPN Commentators Play Golf in Virginia

Posted: 07/13/2013 - President Barack Obama is hitting the links with two ESPN commentators. The White House said sports commentators Michael Wilbon and Tony Kornheiser were in the president's golfing party Saturday.

Read More
1 ... 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 ... 233
The Charlottesville Newsplex 999 2nd Street S.E. Charlottesville, VA 22902 434.242.1919 – Main 434.220.7522 - Newsroom
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability