Ashland will weigh new business zoning ordinance
In response to opposition of a plan to revamp the town's commercial zoning laws, criticized by many as a heavy-handed attempt to bolster downtown retail, Ashland planning officials have proposed several changes that will be up for consideration Sept.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Fleetwood Attends Opening For McGeorge's RV
Representatives from Fleetwood RV Inc. were in attendance at McGeorge's Rolling Hills RV during the dealerships "grand unveiling" of its new facility in Ashland,Va.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Ashland police issue missing person alert - Read the Story
McGraw left his residence in Ashland about 4 p.m. Aug. 23 and has not been seen since that time.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Diversions week of Aug. 21, 2014
Ashland Volunteer Fire Department is looking for crafters for a craft show Saturday, Oct. 11 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. $25 for 8 8 space.
Hard Swimmin' Fish performs for Bluemont Concert Series
Bluemont Concert Series is proud to present Hard Swimmin' Fish Sunday, Aug. 24 at 7 p.m. for the final of our four performances in Ashland.
Roof-mounted floodlights help illuminate an interior shot as crews film a commercial in Ashland.
Friday, film crews could be found on-scene on South Center Street filming a commercial for Brandermill Woods, a Midlothian-based retirement community.
Former Ashland mayor, community pillar remembered
Stewart Reid used to tell a local pastor that he didn't want him to say anything nice about him at his funeral.
Democrat in congressional race betting on a changing 7th district
As a longtime educator, it's only natural that Jack Trammell would use a familiar allegory to describe his time on the campaign trail in Virginia's 7th Congressional District over the past several months.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Streaking The Lawn
Commitment! Eli Hanback
On the heels of landing four-star defensive end Rasool Clemons , the Wahoos picked up a commitment from Patrick Henry OG/DT Eli Hanback just hours later.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
VDOT says this is the most common type of crash in the Route 1 area
The history of a stretch of road in Hanover, spotlighted recently after the death of a father, shows the fatal accident wasn't the only of its kind.
King Edward and the BD's perform Aug. 16 in the library plaza.
Crafters Wanted Ashland Volunteer Fire Department is looking for crafters for a craft show Saturday, Oct. 11 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. $25 for 8 8 space.
The Hot Seats perform Aug. 17 as part of the Bluemont Concert Series in Ashland.
The Hot Seats play string band music with simple intentions: to keep the role of traditional musician as entertainer and commentator alive and kicking.
New assistant superintendent joins Hanover Public Schools
Although the new assistant superintendent of instruction isn't starting the new school year with specific goals in mind to tackle, Michael Gill comes to Hanover with a full plate of experience.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Gunman gets cash during daytime Food Lion robbery
Police are looking for the man who robbed the Food Lion on Junction Drive in Ashland.
Daylight Armed Robber Strikes Ashland Grocery Store
An Ashland grocery store was struck by an armed robbery in broad daylight Tuesday afternoon and now detectives are turning to the public, hoping someone saw the suspect.
Floyd Robinson, Jr., his wife and daughter
Floyd Robinson, Jr., 41, was a proud father who adored his four children, his mother Gwendolyn Robinson said.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
What a mess! Downpour floods cars in parking lot
The afternoon storm that rumbled across Central Virginia Tuesday dumped two to three inches of rain in one hour on Ashland.
'All hell broke loose' serious crash closes Route 1 in Ashland
Several people were hurt in multi-vehicle accident on Route 1 in Ashland Tuesday afternoon.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Victim identified in fatal Hanover car crash
The Hanover Sheriff's Office identified the driver as Willard E. Carpenter, Jr., 65 of Totopotomoy Trail in Ashland, VA.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Planning to begin on more downtown Ashland construction
Ashland Town Council gave the go-ahead to begin developing plans for a second phase of downtown streetscape improvements Tuesday night.