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  1. Historic Rivermont Home Renovated Into Vintage LoftsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- A local couple has remodeled a home with more than a century of history. Vintage Lynchburg Lofts on Rivermont Avenue is made up of 8 apartments.

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  2. Rival High Schools Honor Graduate at Basketball GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- It was a show of unity Thursday night at a basketball game between cross-town rivals E.C. Glass and Heritage High Schools. Players from both teams honored a local teen that was killed last year in a shooting.

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  3. City of Lynchburg to Hold Meeting About Downtown ParkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    If you've ever been concerned the parking situation in downtown Lynchburg - you'll want to know about an upcoming meeting. On Thursday, February 5 at 6:30 p.m., the City of Lynchburg will hold a public meeting to discuss upcoming renovations to the parking desk located at the Lynchburg Community Market.

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  4. Two Arrested After Virginia Auto Parts TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Amherst Co., VA - The Amherst County Sheriff's Office has arrested two people after recent complaints of a larceny from Virginia Auto Parts. On January 26, they say it was reported that over $1,000 in batteries was taken during the night from the store.

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  5. Lynchburg College Gets Donation for Environmental Sciences ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- Lynchburg College is getting some support for the school's environmental sciences program. The Izaak Walton League of Lynchburg presented LC with a check this morning for $2,500.

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  6. Lynchburg Regional Chamber of Commerce Headed to KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- It's the home of fast horses, good bourbon, and one of the winningest college basketball programs in history, and Lynchburg's Regional Chamber of Commerce is headed there to learn a thing or two. Fifteen people, including Chamber members and business leaders from across central Virginia, are headed to Lexington, KY Wednesday to meet with leaders there about why business in the Bluegrass is thriving.

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  7. Mike Huckabee Makes a Stop at Liberty University to Promote New BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- A potential candidate for the 2016 presidential election made a couple stops in our area Tuesday. Mike Huckabee was in Roanoke and Lynchburg promoting his new book, "God, Guns, Grits and Gravy."

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  8. Sixteen Community Leaders Head to Lexington, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA - Sixteen regional leaders are headed to Lexington, Kentucky at the end of the month in the hopes of learning how to replicate Lexington's economic success here in the Lynchburg area. "Lexington consistently ranks high in national rankings and has a great story of collaborating to create a regional vision for growth and therefore provides a bright spot for us to explore as we endeavor to work together to move our region forward," said Chamber Interim President Christine Kennedy.

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  9. Neighbors Relieved After Suspect In Custody In Amherst HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Amherst County, VA- We're taking a closer look at the man behind bars for his alleged involvement in the home invasion that left 81-year-old Norma Jean Freeman dead and her son Allen Freeman seriously injured. 43-year-old Edward Leroy Marshall is being held without bond at the Blue Ridge Regional Jail in Amherst.

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  10. One Killed, One in Serious Condition After Incident in Madison HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Update: The Amherst County Sheriff's office says that one person is dead, and another is in serious condition after a "brutal assault" with no known motive in Madison Heights last night. The victims have been identified as 81-year-old Norma Jean Freeman - who was killed - and her son, 63-year-old Allen Freeman, who is in surgery at Lynchburg General Hospital.

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  11. Police Investigating Fraudulent Check Cashing SchemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    According to the Lynchburg Police Department, suspects enter the store, present a fraudulent check, and provide false identification to the clerk and receive cash. They say the female suspect left her fake identification, with her actual photo, at one of the stores after the clerk became suspicious.

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  12. One Killed, One in Serious Condition After Incident in Madison HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Update: The Amherst County Sheriff's office says that one person is dead, and another is in serious condition after a "brutal assault" with no known motive in Madison Heights last night. The victims have been identified as 81-year-old Norma Jean Freeman - who was killed - and her son, 63-year-old Allen Freeman, who is in surgery at Lynchburg General Hospital.

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  13. USDA "Looking Into" Complaint After PETA Asks For Expert to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Update: 5PM Lynchburg, VA - A federal government agency is checking claims about the living condition of a local African elephant. U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service spokesperson Tanya Espinosa tells ABC 13 that the department is aware of a complaint sent by PETA and is "looking into it".

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  14. Free Range Parenting stirs ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- A Maryland couple under investigation for allowing their ten and six year old children to walk unsupervised home from a park, has stirred a national debate over parenting styles. Danielle and Alexander Meitiv, of Silver Spring, Maryland are believers in "free range" parenting, with ideas of giving children the freedom to be self reliant by roaming the world without hovering adults. 1 comment

  15. Crime Stoppers: Cops Seek Walmart Theft SuspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg police are searching for a couple who allegedly took merchandise from the Wards Road Walmart without paying. According to police on January 8th, a man and woman filled a cart with merchandise and tried to leave with it.

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  16. Lynchburg Complete Doubleheader SweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    From LC athletics: LYNCHBURG, VA - Sophomore guard Zack Burnett scored a career-high 27 points Saturday to lead the Lynchburg College men's basketball team to a 69-62 victory over visiting Washington & Lee University in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference game. Burnett eclipsed his previous top mark of 25 points set at Bridgewater College last January.

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  17. "Point of Honor" TV Show Shines Light On LynchburgRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    The new TV show "Point of Honor" premiered last night on Amazon video to rave reviews. E.C. Glass graduate and Braveheart creator Randall Wallace directed the pilot episode, which tells the story of a family during the Civil War.

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  18. Police seek credit card fraud suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Police are looking for three suspects who allegedly used a credit card that did not belong to them. According to police, last week a woman noticed that her credit card statements listed several purchases that she did not make.

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  19. Lynchburg Police Looking For Man Wanted On Assault and Battery ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg Police are asking for the public's help assistance finding 28-year-old Jerome Tramayne Hall According to police, Hall is approximately 6'02" and 160 lbs There are numerous outstanding warrants for his arrest including Felony Assault & Battery , Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Probation Violation and other charge, according to police. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective R.G. Miller at 434-455-6160 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900.

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  20. Randolph 2nd Half Surge Earns WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    From Randolph athletics: LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Strong defense helped Randolph's transition offense light up the scoreboard this afternoon in an 86-74 win over Roanoke.

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