A third arrest has been made in a murder that happened in Danville last fall.
Thinking fresh this summer. That's what Get Fit Dan River Region is promoting throughout the area.
Crews worked through the weekend and into Monday after a storm knocked out electricity for hundreds of people.
Robert Junior Ward died in the July 4th crash
Virginia state police say a Pittsylvania County driver died on the Fourth of July in a head-on accident.
WDBJ7 spoke with Clay Campbell about the International Speedway Corporation's decision not to fly or bring the Confederate Flag to any of their tracks.
Organizers expecting 30,000 people rain or shine
The Martinsville Henry County SPCA held an independence special Friday.
NASCAR says Mary Scott was the driving force behind the scenes for her husband.
There is a new face at the front of Danville Public Schools.
Fourth of July Celebrations in Danville will start a little early, beginning with the Danville Braves game Friday night.
Packaging companies MeadWestvaco and RockTenn merged in an effort to create a more stable and profitable company.
The Greenbrier Classic is underway in White Sulphur Springs and it's bringing in lots of golf fans.
Here are seven things you need to know about how Virginia State Police is stepping up enforcement for the July 4 holiday weekend.
A national research study links sugary drinks to more than 150 thousand deaths worldwide each year. It's not from the drinks themselves, but the health problems large amounts of sugar can create.
Danville’s Mayor Sherman Saunders says he will not bring up the issue of the Confederate flag flying on the grounds of the Sutherlin Mansion during next week's city council meeting.
The old Southern Railway Depot in Chatham is almost 100 years old.
The city of Danville is taking the next step in it's plans for a parking garage.
Derek Boone, 27, was arrested and charged with eight counts of felony burning and three felony larceny counts.
Earlier this month another $6,500 claim was made, but Stanley says the board will fight that amount.
Counterfeit cash is being passed around Danville, according to the police department.
The director of transit says the changes are significant and will influence a variety of things in the afternoon schedule. Right now they are not releasing all the details.
Leaders in Danville and Pittsylvania County are hoping to work together to move the Berry Hill Industrial Park project along.
The Paperclip finished second to Watkins Glen International in the USA Today and 10 Best Readers’ Choice poll.
A Danville man was killed in a crash Friday night.
Grayson County deputies have found the car a missing Tennessee girl was traveling in on Thursday night.
A Virginia board approved a $2.5 million settlement with Duke Energy stemming from a massive coal ash spill into the Dan River in North Carolina.
Danville police arrested a man accused of breaking into a home and strangling a woman on Tuesday night.
McAuliffe says the center will help prepare Virginia for jobs of the future
In Danville, the last capital of the Confederacy, a debate has raged for over a year about whether or not to remove this flag on the grounds of the town's art museum.
With the temperatures in the upper 90s this week, it can be hard to save on those air conditioning bills.
The accident happened around 8:40 p.m. Sunday on Marion Road, about three-tenths of a mile north of Route 703.
Patrick County Sheriff's Office/Provided
The largest outdoor marijuana grow ever found in Virginia was discovered in Patrick County on Wednesday morning, according to the Patrick County Sheriff's Office.
The Smith River, which runs through Henry County, can be a busy place for fishermen and paddlers during the spring and summer months.
In May of last year, the team had to raise almost $50,000 to help keep their facility. Dick's Sporting Goods then matched that amount.
George Jeffery Tuggle, 41, of Ridgeway, was found around 6:30 a.m. in Stoneville, North Carolina.
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Danview Restaurant staff and customers were evacuated from the building around 9:50 a.m. because of a small fire on the stove top.
A package with a return address from Reno, Nevada was taken last week
A group of Pittsylvania County residents says the county's agricultural development board violated the Virginia Freedom of Information Act by not letting the residents attend a meeting.
Board members take the next steps in the search for a new animal shelter location in Pittsylvania County.
State and federal leaders want to know what community members think about a plan for the Dan River after last year's coal ash spill.
Neighbors in Danville say they've spotted a mama bear and her cub several times.
Four firearms were stolen from Dunham Sports in Martinsville on Tuesday
Joe King told City Council Tuesday night that he is retiring. His last day will be November 30th.
A woman and six children are without a home after a fire in Danville Tuesday night.
It's important to drink water and stay hydrated in this heat!
Kids in Danville are going to a camp to help get ready for kindergarten.
People in Franklin County are trying to flatline the pipeline project and they're looking for some help from the Franklin County Board of Supervisors.
Operators increased the dosage after detecting a slight elevation in the water’s odor.
Madeline Powell sent us these pictures of the aftermath from Wednesday's storm at Chatmoss Country Club in Martinsville.
The Martinsville-Henry County SPCA is transferring over 120 animals to New York to be adopted. It's the largest animal transfer the animal shelter has ever done. Photos courtesy: North Shore Animal League America
Courtesy: Martinsville Speedway
Southwest Virginia native Curtis Turner will be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame next year.
(Photos: Martinsville Speedway)
A house fire near Hurt on Wednesday morning killed two people.
Investigators are searching for Hope Mcvey Perdue after a 3-year-old child she was caring for was found dead Tuesday morning in the Glade Hill area of Franklin County.
A Martinsville veteran received the French Legion of Honor on Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Photos: Provided.
A tractor-trailer carrying textiles overturned on Route 29 on Wednesday morning.
Crews are battling this brush fire in Henry County.
Photos: Dante Long
10-year-old Makayla Davis and 4-year-old Destine Adkins died in a fire Wednesday night in Danville. A family member sent WDBJ7 pictures of the girls.
This crash is on Route 220 North in Franklin County, near the Roanoke County line. The accident is not impacting traffic.
Franklin County High School students drove tractors to school on Wednesday as part of the school's Tractor Day celebration.
Photo Courtesy: Felecia Shelor, Poor Farmers Market
The Meadows of Dan Baptist Church caught fire on March 5, 2015.
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