Today's News

  • Text of City Council's resolution

    The following is the text of the resolution unanimously passed by Bedford City Council Wednesday night. The city school board passed an identical resolution.


    A resolution of the City Council of the City of Bedford, Virginia regarding the 1988 agreement for public schools and education programs:


  • City to sue county school board for breach of contract

    The City of Bedford voted unanimously, at a Wednesday night meeting, to sue the Bedford County School Board for breach of contract.

    The meeting, which convened in council chambers at 5:30 p.m. was a continuation of a previous meeting. Assistant City Manager Bart Warner said that this time was set because all City Council members wanted to be there. After opening, city council resumed their closed session, then joined the city school board in a closed session.

  • Lady Cavs battle, come up just short

        One hit away.

        That’s how close Jefferson Forest Lady Cavailer softball coach Joanna Hardin says her team is from turning its season around.
        “I am most proud of our team because we fought until the last out in every game we played,” she said of last week’s action. “We had the go-ahead and/or winning runs on base in the seventh inning against both Amherst and Brookville. We are one hit, one inning away from turning the corner.”

  • Hard fought win: SR holds on for victory at Alleghany

        A couple of penalty kicks propelled the Staunton River boys soccer team to a district victory over Alleghany Friday.

        The victory gives the Golden Eagles a 2-0 mark in the Blue Ridge District, improving the team’s overall record to 5-3 on the season.
        Friday’s 2-1 win didn’t come easy.
        Kyle Hicks scored the team’s first goal on a PK and Ian Campbell notched the second.

  • Lady Cavs roll past B’ville

        Chelsea Hayes tallied two goals with an assist and Lauren Nicholas knocked in a pair of goals as Jefferson Forest blanked Brookville 6-0 in girls soccer action Friday.

  • JF cruises past Bees

        The Jefferson Forest boys soccer team cruised past Brookville in Seminole District action last week.
        Matthew Crider notched three goals with an assist as five Cavalier players found the back of the net in romping past the Bees 7-2.
        Marco Kempf, Ben Jackson, Dough Dickerson and Bryan Zaring each scored a goal, with Jackson also adding an assist for the Cavs.
        JF, with the win, improved to 8-0 overall, 6-0 in district action.

  • JF improves mark to 7-0 with win over Brookville

        Jefferson Forest earned two important Seminole District wins last week and, in the process, remained unbeaten.

  • Sports Commentary: Year-round sports

        Is this a good thing or a bad thing?

  • Sports enthusiasts have new place to go in Moneta

    By Peter Sawyer

    Intern Writer

         Beyond the Green offers more than the ordinary sports bar. Ryan Drake said he saw a need for a “classy” sports bar and restaurant when he vacationed at Smith Mountain Lake with his mother Sharon Landi.
        He wanted to open a business, but he had a bigger vision than a sports bar and restaurant.

  • Staunton River falls to Alleghany 1-0; district action heats up

        Missed opportunities.