Carroll County boy hurt in fire that killed his two siblings listed in critical condition

A 9-month-old boy seriously hurt in a fire that killed his two siblings Thursday in Carroll County is listed in critical condition at a North Carolina hospital.

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Jesse Mattew goes before Fairfax Co Judge

Media coalition asks to unseal docket in Jesse Matthew case

A Fairfax County judge is scheduled to hear arguments from a coalition of news media seeking to unseal court records in a case involving a Charlottesville man charged with killing a University of Virginia student.

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Bassett man charged with attempted murder

The incident was called into the Martinsville/Henry County 911 center around 1:23 a.m. Friday. While dispatchers were on the phone with a woman, they heard gunshots.

IKEA Industry facility in Pittsylvania Co. investigating whether employee information was compromised

The IKEA Industry facility in Pittsylvania County is investigating whether the information of employees was compromised after the company discovered a member of its human resources department provided a social security number that wasn’t their own.

UPDATE: Two arrested after pepper spraying, pistol-whipping victims in attempt to steal drugs

Two men have been arrested in connection to an assault and robbery that happened on March 3 in Radford.

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Prosecutors: No charges for NASCAR driver Kurt Busch

Delaware prosecutors say they will not file criminal charges against NASCAR driver Kurt Busch following allegations of domestic violence by his ex-girlfriend.

High-speed chase in Carroll Co. ends in arrest, nine charges

A Carroll County man is in jail following a high-speed chase on Tuesday night.

Virginia Tech football player, student charged with crimes against underage girls

Shai McKenzie, 19, is charged with two counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor. McKenzie is free on a $5,000 unsecured bond. Devin Gavion, 18, is charged with one felony count of “carnally knowing without the use of force a child of the age of 14 years,” according to the Christiansburg Police Department.

Families react to judge's decision to delay trial


Judge delays Jesse Matthew's trial, families react to decision

Jesse Matthew's defense team will have more time to prepare for his murder trial. A judge made the decision Wednesday morning in Charlottesville. Cameras were not allowed inside the courtroom, but WDBJ 7's Nadine Maeser was at the hearing.

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