Scattered showers and a few thunderstorms are possible today as a cold front sweeps through the region. While not everyone will see them, those that do may have brief downpours. Gusty wind is expected as well as the cold front moves through this evening.
A Lynchburg man was caught trying to bring a loaded 9 mm pistol onto a plane at Lynchburg Regional Airport Thursday morning. In a separate incident last Thursday involving a gun at the same airport, a man from Indiana was stopped by officers when they found a gun in his carry-on bag. He was also headed to Indianapolis through Charlotte.
Between work, the kids, or just life itself, we all need to get away every now and again. Just in time for nice weather, WDBJ7 will show four getaways over the next month that are sure to relieve some stress.
Race officials designated Bill Foreman as a volunteer and allowed him to participate after he drove 12 hours to Boston; only after all registered runners were well on their way. He pushed himself to the finish line even with a bad knee and hip replacement surgery just weeks away.
It's the last place you would expect a crime to happen. One woman is sharing her story, or as she calls it horror story, with WDBJ 7 in hopes that other people won't fall victim to the same situation she did.
McAuliffe announced Friday that he is reducing the waiting period for violent felons to apply for reinstatement from five years to three years. He is also removing drug offenses from the list of violent crimes that are subject to the waiting period.