Beginning April 12, the Blue Ridge Health District will enter phase 2 of its COVID-19 vaccine distribution, making any person ages 16 and older eligible to receive a vaccine.
Nelson County Public Schools has finalized its phased transition to hybrid learning with the re-introduction of grades nine through 12 to the classroom which began March 29.
More people in Nelson County now have access to a COVID-19 vaccine appointment since the Blue Ridge Health District transitioned to phase 1c o…
COVID-19 immunization registration is now open to anyone 16 or older who lives or works in the Lynchburg region, health officials announced Tuesday.
NEW DELHI (AP) — India reported its biggest single-day spike in confirmed coronavirus cases since the pandemic began Monday, and officials in the hard-hit state home to Mumbai are resuming the closure of some businesses and places of worship in a bid to slow the spread.
Out-of-town residents heading to Lynchburg and Danville for vaccines only amplified accessibility barriers in low-income areas once people in other health districts found out through social media, said Dr. Danny Avula, the state’s vaccine coordinator.
GENEVA (AP) — An international team behind a long-awaited study of the possible origins of COVID-19 with Chinese colleagues on Tuesday called it a “first start,” while the United States and allies expressed concerns about the findings and China trumpeted its cooperation.
Lynchburg and the surrounding counties have now officially moved into Phase 1c of COVID-19 vaccination rollout.
Additional details have emerged from developers regarding an affordable housing development to be built in the Wintergreen community of Nelson County.
In the last few weeks of a harrowing year, Virginia's vaccination campaign was met with a gaping mismatch of supply and demand, fluctuating federal estimates and inconsistent messaging that left it trailing behind the majority of states. For now, its troubled rollout doesn't reflect the optimistic mass mobilization imagined by state officials.
River Ridge mall is moving forward with its next phase of redevelopment, beginning with the demolition of the former Macy’s building on the we…
Atlantic County's vaccine clinic begins Jan. 5 at Atlantic Cape Community College Gymnasium for individuals who qualify under the state's vacc…
Jade Thirlwall got "pied" by Lewis Capaldi and AJ Tracey.
According to Gina McKee, she found the early weeks of lockdown to be "very productive".
After years of work on Bedford County's broadband initiative, the county is gearing up to transition from Phase One — tower construction phase with Blue Ridge Towers — to Phase Two, or the operational phase, of the initiative with internet service provider BriscNet.
As the Fourth of July approaches, Virginia appears to be in a fortunate situation regarding the spread of COVID-19.
The governor said Tuesday the state's restaurants will not be allowed to fully reopen their bars as previously planned. He announced the decision Tuesday afternoon, a day before the state was set to allow people to congregate at bars as long as they practiced social distancing.
Virginia will move on to the second phase of the state’s COVID-19 reopening this coming Friday, with the exception of Richmond and the region of Northern Virginia.
Virginia could move onto the first phase of the state’s reopening by the end of the next week, if current COVID-19 trends hold, Gov. Ralph Northam announced Monday.
BEDFORD — Plans for the future expansion and renovation at Forest Middle School are “on schedule and on budget” according to representatives w…
While Amherst County normally accepts grants to finance ongoing projects, the board of supervisors last Tuesday took an unusual step of turnin…