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Today's News

  • Lynch Station woman dies in crash

        Virginia State Police Trooper T. C. Fairburn is investigating a fatal crash which occurred on August 21, 2017 at 8:58 a.m. on Route 834, at its intersection with Route 253 in Bedford County.
        A 2008 Saturn Astra was traveling west on Route 834 when the vehicle ran off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree.
        The driver was identified as Paula Cox Wood, 64, of Lynch Station, VA.   Wood was not wearing her seatbelt and died at the scene, according to a report from the State Police.

  • Man charged with soliciting minor to produce child porn

        On August 1, the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call for an unknown adult male found inside of a Bedford County residence.

        The male had exited the home prior to arrival of deputies and investigators with the Southern Virginia Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce (SOVA-ICAC), according to a report from the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office.
        The suspect was located by Virginia Conservation Police soon after the call, sitting in a vehicle in a school parking lot.

  • Lynch Station man faces child porn charges

        On August 4 investigators with the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office assigned to the Southern Virginia Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce (SOVA-ICAC) began investigating a case involving the solicitation of child pornography.

    A 15-year-old child victim living in Bedford County was allegedly solicited online multiple times by a suspect using Facebook Messenger. After multiple search warrants were executed on the electronic service provider, 23-year-old Bobby Matthew Fisher of 2243 Bedford Highway, of his prior convictions.

  • Competitive Cheerleading Previews

    JEFFERSON FOREST: Jefferson Forest's new coach hopes to take stunts to new heights

  • Cross Country Previews

    STAUNTON RIVER: Young Eagles squad continue to improve

  • Volleyball Previews

    JEFFERSON FOREST: Cavs look to capitalize with healthy team

  • Football Preview: Cavaliers continue to strive for excellence

    Don’t let last year’s 2-8 record fool you, the Cavs are still competitive. After dropping six games while leading late into the fourth quarter, the predominantly underclassmen squad looks to flip last year’s record. Head coach Bob Christmas discusses how even though his squad may be young, they’re prepared to succeed.

    Last year didn’t go as planned, have you used what happened to motivate the guys for this year?

  • Football Preview: Strong Staunton River squad looking toward State title

    Staunton River football’s hard work and dedication came to fruition last year, as the Eagles powered their way to the 3A State Championship final before falling short. This year, the Eagles are looking to claim the State title backed by an experienced, veteran senior class. Head coach Chuck Poston boasted his squad is the strongest he’s seen in nearly a quarter-century of coaching, and they’re ready to fight their way to the championship.

  • Football Preview: Liberty looks rebuild with youthful team

    Coming off a 2-8 season with a team stocked with underclassmen, head coach Chris Watts says his team is still growing. The Minutemen hope to secure a few more wins under their belt and continue gaining experience as the team still boasts mostly younger players. Here’s Watts’ take on his 2017 squad.

    What improvements has your team made since last year?

  • Bedford County's golf programs continue successful seasons

    As the majority of fall sports are just beginning, golf season is nearly halfway done.

    Bedford County’s high school golf programs have had great success thus far, with each capturing at least one top two finish.

    Jefferson Forest

    Jefferson Forest’s golf program, which has the most extensive schedule of the Bedford County high school teams, has been nearly unstoppable.

    The Cavs tallied five team wins in as many tournaments and claimed four individual wins as well.