Amherst County Program Becomes a Model for Other States
Amherst County, VA -It started with a handful of Amherst County High School students.
Festival de Salud Gratis in Amherst County
We are about to enter the second year that Americans must have health insurance or pay a penalty. Now the push is on to reach out to the Hispanic population.
Crime Stoppers: Medical Office Damage
Amherst Co., VA - The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is investigating a report of property damage to a medical office building in Madison Heights.
Madison Heights Church Members Say Nativity Scene Was Vandalized
Amherst Co., VA- A church in Madison Heights had to do some last-minute work on its nativity scene, after they say someone vandalized it.
Former Students Show Meaning Of Christmas Spirit Towards Retired Teacher
Amherst, VA - 'Twas two weeks before Christmas and through her front door stands tall a Nutcracker and Santas galore.
Students Stage "Die-In" at Sweet Briar College
Amherst Co., VA - Students at Sweet Briar College held a protest today similar to those we've seen all over the country. A group of young women staged a "die-in" where demonstrators lie on the ground as if they've been killed.
Amherst Co. deputies searching for suspect in convenience store burglary
Deputies say the Smile Gas on South Amherst Highway was broken into on December 7 at approximately 5:17 a.m.
Deputies investigating damage to medical office building in Madison Heights
The damage happened to the offices of Dr. Thomas Dobyns at 4573 South Amherst Highway.
Crime Stoppers: Convenience Store Break-In
Madison Heights, VA - The Smile Gas and Convenience store in Madison Heights was broken into early Monday morning, and police need your help. The Amherst Sheriff's Office says the break-in happened at approximately 5:17 a.m. on December 7 at the store on 5201 S. Amherst Highway.
U-Va.?s entrenched fraternity culture reaches tipping point
It?s hard to imagine a bigger fraternity booster than Paul Wright. The 54-year-old Charlottesville real estate investor pledged a fraternity within weeks of arriving at the University of Virginia in 1978, and he has been a devoted Chi Psi man ever since.