• Lodge kicks off Blue Ridge Parkway’s spring openings

    BEDFORD, Va. (AP) — The Blue Ridge Parkway’s spring opening schedule has kicked off with the opening of the Peaks of Otter Lodge and Restaurant. The lodge and restaurant in Bedford opened full time on…

  • Army Reserve to name Bedford center in honor of local vet

    BEDFORD, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Army Reserve plans to name a new center in Bedford in honor of a local veteran who died in combat in Iraq or Afghanistan. The Army Reserve is taking…

  • Police ID 2nd person of interest in Lyon sisters investigation

    Montgomery County investigators plan to release more information about their Virginia search for evidence related to the disappearance of the Lyon sisters.

  • Virginia man whose son died pleads to charges

    BEDFORD, Va. (AP) — A Bedford man accused of waiting several hours to report the death of his 2-year-old son in order to clean up a meth lab in his home has pleaded guilty to…