Police say the 6-year-old had a single gunshot wound that wasn’t life-threatening. The child was taken to the hospital. Investigators determined that the younger child had found a pistol and fired it, striking the older child.
A Lynchburg woman has been charged with animal cruelty after police seized 26 dogs from a cramped home.
Authorities say a man who had been on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s “Top Ten Most Wanted” list has been arrested in Virginia.
Scientists are trying to find out why some salamander species in the Blue Ridge Mountains are largely resistant to a fungus that’s been killing off amphibians in other parts of the world.
Police say an 18-year-old man has died after being shot in Lynchburg.
BEDFORD, Va. (AP) — Attorneys representing a man accused of being an MS-13 gang member and slaying a Virginia teen want to relocate his January trial, saying news coverage has biased potential jurors. Citing court…
An evacuation order that covered about 150 homes in a Virginia city has been lifted after workers opened a sluice at a nearby dam to reduce water levels.
The National Weather Service said up to six inches of rain fell within hours, filling College Lake near Lynchburg, Virginia, beyond capacity.
Officers Edward Ferron and Savannah Simmons were indicted in a shooting that shattered a man’s leg and caused partial vision loss.
Lynchburg native James Rives Childs served in the U.S. Army as a code breaker in France during World War I. After working for the American Relief Administration in the Balkans and the Soviet Union, Childs began a 30-year diplomatic career.
Central Virginia Health District will provide the the opioid overdose antidote naloxone in its secondary schools in Lynchburg City Schools at no cost.
Gov. Ralph Northam announced Thursday that the U.S. Small Business Administration loans are available to help residents and business owners in Lynchburg.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam had declared a state of emergency on Monday. Damage was particularly heavy in the Lynchburg and Danville areas.
Multiple guns have been stolen from Lynchburg Arms & Indoor Shooting Range in Virginia.
Four-year-old Virginia brewer Lickinghole Creek Craft Brewery will invest $14 million in its operations, including expansion of its existing facility in Goochland, Virginia and a new production brewery in Lynchburg.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.