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  1. Liberty University Alumna Finishes First Runner-up in Miss America...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... the largest Christian university in the world. Located near the Blue Ridge Mountains on more than 7,000 acres in Lynchburg, Va., Liberty offers more than 450 unique programs of study from the associate to the doctoral level. More than 200 programs ...

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  2. Arrest Made Regarding Alleged Pistol Whipping and Attempted CarjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... a firearm, and reckless handling of a firearm. He is being held at the Blue Ridge Regional Jail. --------- Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg police need your help identifying this man. They say he then left the gas station and attempted to carjack a ...

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  3. 42nd Annual Lynchburg Art Festival Draws HundredsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Hundreds of pieces of art were spread all across the E.C. Glass High School grounds on Sunday. It was all for the 42nd Annual Lynchburg Art Festival.

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  4. Joan Thompson MolerRead the original story

    Saturday | Martinsburg Journal

    Born April 1, 1929 in Lynchburg, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Jasper and Louise Burleigh Thompson. Joan was a graduate of Charles Town High School, class of 1947.

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  5. Community Pays Tribute To Fallen 9/11 Firefighters By Climbing Up Bank of the JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    On Thursday our country stopped to remember the terrorist attacks that shook our nation 13 years ago. September 11was still fresh on the minds of many in downtown Lynchburg on Saturday.

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  6. Salmonella-tainted peanuts case in hands of juryRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    ... of up to 20 years apiece. Stewart Parnell oversaw Peanut Corporation's three peanut plants from his home in Lynchburg, Virginia. But prosecutors say he closely monitored daily operations. They repeatedly cited a March 2007 email Parnell wrote after ...

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  7. Defense: Plant owner scapegoat in salmonella caseRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | The Intelligencer

    ... an estimated 1,000 documents. Parnell oversaw Peanut Corporation's three peanut plants from his home in Lynchburg, Virginia. But prosecutors say he closely monitored daily operations. They repeatedly cited a March 2007 email Parnell wrote after a ...

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  8. Peanut Corp. of America salmonella case: Jury considers owner's responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Oregonian

    ... of up to 20 years apiece. Stewart Parnell oversaw Peanut Corporation's three peanut plants from his home in Lynchburg, Virginia. But prosecutors say he closely monitored daily operations. They repeatedly cited a March 2007 email Parnell wrote after ...

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  9. Minor Charged in Connection with Giusto Murder Case Declared Competent to Stand TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... the Lawrence Giusto murder is competent to stand trial. The charges have been certified to Circuit Court. -------- Lynchburg, VA - Tears on the stand in Lynchburg District Court today. The survivor of the drive-by shooting that claimed the life of ...

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  10. Man Convicted of Killing Elderly Mother in Law Sentenced to 35 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    UPDATE: Scott Miles has been sentenced to 35 years, the jury's recommendation back in March. ----------- UPDATE: The man convicted of beating his elderly mother in law to death in her Lynchburg home is scheduled to be sentenced this afternoon.

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  11. Environmental Groups Sue Government Over Use Of Dangerous Rail Cars For Shipping OilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | ThinkProgress

    Firefighters and rescue workers work along the tracks where several CSX tanker cars carrying crude oil derailed and caught fire along the James River near downtown in Lynchburg, Va., Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Three environmental groups are suing the U.S. Department of Transportation for continuing to allow crude oil shipments in older, more puncture-prone rail cars.

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  12. Liberty Campaign & Activism WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Leadership Institute

    Liberty University, De Moss Hall 1971 University Blvd, Lynchburg, VA The Campaign Management Workshop teaches you how to manage or contribute to a winning campaign. Every year thousands run for elected office, but only a few win.

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  13. Man Convicted of Killing Elderly Mother in Law to be Sentenced TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    UPDATE: The man convicted of beating his elderly mother in law to death in her Lynchburg home is scheduled to be sentenced this afternoon. In March, a jury found Scott Miles guilty of first degree murder and recommended he spend 35 years in prison.

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  14. Prosecutor: Plant owner OK'd tainted peanut salesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    ... said he was unaware of problems at the plant as he tried to run the Georgia plant and two others from his home in Lynchburg, Virginia. They have also noted that federal law doesn't require salmonella testing for peanut products. However, Peanut ...

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  15. Proposed plan would reduce Carroll&...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Carroll News

    ... 4-A East. In the proposal, 4-A West, which Carroll is a member of, Conference 24 would fall to six teams, dropping Lynchburg schools E.C. Glass and Jefferson Forest as well as G.W. Danville, while picking up Roanoke-area school William Byrd. If ...

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  16. The Weekly Buzz: Touch-A-Truck, "An Accident Waiting to Marry", Lynchburg Art FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Touch-A-Truck has been to different localities and will have dozens of vehicles on display to see hear and touch. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the grounds of E.C. Glass High School you can view hundreds of beautiful exhibits.

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  17. Miriam's House Receives Grant To Expand ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- Miriam's House in Lynchburg just received 68 thousand dollars for the Virginia Homeless Solutions Program from the Department of Community and Housing Development. The home operates a program for homeless women and their children, but in July they expanded into a community based program that helps any homeless people in our area.

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  18. Lynchburg City Schools Offer Criminology ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- Some high-school students at Lynchburg City Schools are preparing for careers in criminal justice. It's a program the schools just started offering this year.

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  19. Where To Find ABC13, RTV and WeatherNation On Your TVRead the original story

    May 31, 2013 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    To find ABC13 WeatherNation: Digital Signal - Channel 13.3 Chatmoss/Danville - Digital Channel 504 Comcast - Digital Channel 206 Cox - Digital Channel 109 Giles/Craig - Digital Channel 183 Lumon - Botetourt Co - Digital Channel 23 Comcast Galax - Digital Channel 214 Shental/Covington - Digital Channel 148 Shentel/Radford, Redwood/Wytheville - Digital Channel 161 Shentel/Rustburg - Digital Channel 167 Shentel/Keysville - Digital Channel 161 To find Retro Television Network: Digital Signal - Digital Channel 13.2 Cox Cable - Digital Channel 113 Comcast Cable - Digital Channel 205 Chatmoss Cable - Digital Channel 514 Lumos-Botetourt Co - Digital Channel 20 Giles/Craig - Digital Channel 173 Comcast Galax - Digital Channel 213 Shentel/Covington - Digital Channel 147 Shentel - Digital Channel 159 Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg police need your help identifying this man..They say Wednesday night he ... (more)

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  20. Sheriff's Office Responds to Bomb Threat at Brookville HighRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2013 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... a bomb sniffing dog to be dispatched. Making such threats is a felony, and anyone caught will be fully prosecuted. Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg police need your help identifying this man..They say Wednesday night he was at Younger Park in Lynchburg ...

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