The Bedford County treasurer’s office and commissioner of the revenue’s office will be closed from Sept. 16 through Sept. 24 as the county transitions to a new tax system meant to offer more online services to Bedford County residents, and improve tracking and managing of tax billing and collections in the County, Bedford County officials announced Monday.
While most of Virginia's growth in recent years has been concentrated in the northern parts of the state, Lynchburg and several of its surrounding counties have seen steady population growth as residential areas continue to develop.
In contrast to the unusual 2020-21 school year where many schools operated on a hybrid schedule and offered limited in-person opportunities to students, all school divisions in the Lynchburg area are beginning the 2021-22 school year offering full-day, in-person instruction to students five days a week.
Critical race theory is not being taught in Bedford County Public Schools, division officials said Thursday.
After 37 years as attorney for the Town of Bedford, William Berry IV is stepping down from the role that has been an integral part of his lega…
MONTVALE — The Bedford County Militia held its second annual muster on Saturday, inviting new members to join its ranks.
HUDDLESTON — It was 71 years to the day her father died in a plane crash on a farm in Bedford County, and Tuesday Kathleen Iacopetti stood by …
Bedford County Public Schools' new superintendent, Marc Bergin, wants to connect with the county's stakeholders, and he's starting by talking with them face-to-face.
Bedford County Public Schools Superintendent Marc Bergin on Thursday announced five new administrators who are filling principal positions in its schools.
Marc Bergin — who officially joined the school division as superintendent on June 1 — presented his annual administrative organizational plan to the Bedford County School Board at its Thursday meeting.
Bedford County Public Schools' summer school program will run twice as many weeks and twice as many hours per day compared to years past, offi…
A 14-year-old passenger died after being injured in a weekend crash in Bedford County, according to the Virginia State Police.
A Bedford man accused of arson from the fire last year that destroyed the old Bedford Middle School building will receive a mental health evaluation before his case moves forward, a judge decided Tuesday.
A Greensboro, North Carolina woman died Friday after a crash in Bedford County, police said.
The Bedford County Public Schools' Class of 2021 will receive their diplomas on May 29 at Williams Stadium on Liberty University's campus, rain or shine.
Bedford County's most recently-acquired park has officially been named Independence Park following a unanimous vote of approval from the Bedford County Board of Supervisors on Monday.
One person was killed and one remains hospitalized after a single-vehicle crash Friday in Bedford County, police said.
Within the past few years, some "ghost" vehicles from Lynchburg-area law enforcement agencies have started patrolling the streets and responding to calls.
On Monday, absentee voting in person sites were designated in Bedford County for the upcoming June 8 primary election and November 2 general election. The Bedford County registrar's office will also purchase 96 new electronic poll books, required to bring the equipment up to the latest state certified security standards.
A new outdoor food court and venue is planned to open on U.S. 221 in Forest in a few weeks.