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  1. Old City Cemetery recruiting volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Old City Cemetery Museums and Arboretum is currently recruiting new volunteers for its 2015 visitor season. No experience is required, but potential volunteers should have a love of history, historic preservation, or horticulture, and enjoy working with the public.

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  2. Eugenics Victims To Be Compensated 25,000 DollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- It's a victory several years in the making. We're hearing from a victim of state-approved sterilization after he found out Thursday, he will be compensated by the Commonwealth for all he's been through.

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  3. Maple Sugar Tapping At Riverside ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- Saturday the Lynchburg Parks and Rec Naturalist Group hosted a maple sugaring expedition at Riverside Park. The group tapped trees and got a nice reward from that.

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  4. Rich History of Lynchburg Proves to be a Hindrance to Construction ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- It's the age of construction in Lynchburg with projects littered across the city, making it nearly impossible to get from point A to point B without a detour. And on top of that a majority of them, like the Midtown Connector and CSO work around Riverfront Park, have been delayed multiple times.

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  5. Breastfeeding Welcome Stickers Show Up Around TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- You should be seeing many new stickers in local business's windows soon. The VDH, Central Virginia Health District, and Live Healthy Lynchburg joined together to encourage breastfeeding.

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  6. City of Lynchburg has Easy Day with RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA.-If you woke up this morning and had to drive somewhere in Lynchburg, you probably had a much easier time of it than you did last week. And you can thank the city's Public Works Crews for that.

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  7. Frozen Pipes Keep Plumbers Busier Than EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA.- The record lows Central Virginia has experienced over the last couple of weeks has also set a record demand on plumber's daily calls. Adam Jewell, who has worked for his father's company "Randy the Plumber and Son," says he can't keep up with the call volume.

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  8. Flooding Causes Damage to Three Floors at T.C. Miller ElementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- It's already been a long week for staff and faculty at T.C. Miller Elementary School in Lynchburg. They've been dealing with flooding that spans three floors of the building, with the library and art room getting the worst of it.

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  9. Centra's Infection Prevention Director Talks "Superbug" PrecautionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- Cases of a so-called 'superbug' resistant to antibiotics have been popping up across the country. Two people have recently died from the infection in Charlotte, NC.

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  10. Police Seek Public's Help In Dream Center ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- Still no suspects in a shooting in Lynchburg over the weekend that left two people hurt. Police both were shot right after a concert at the Dream Center on Florida Avenue yesterday morning.

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  11. Child hit by bus in stable conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    UPDATE: The condition of a little girl police said got hit by a GLTC bus last week has improved. According to Officer Ronnie Sitler, the four year old is in stable condition at Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

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  12. Road Conditions Alot Better Than Saturday, But In Danger Of Re-FreezingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- Crews have worked through the night to get the roads cleared. The sunlight and warmer temperatures helped, but now wet roads may be a cause for concern and possible re-freezing "The roads were fine, we live on VES, so it's still kind of icy and everything, but the main roads are clear and in pretty good shape," said Mitzi Boyd who drove from Boonsboro.

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  13. Ice Climbers On Blackwater Creek TrailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- Hollins Mill Park Is part of Lynchburg's Blackwater Creek Trail System. There was a beautiful scene there as the snow fell.

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  14. Saturday Area ODAC Basketball RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Junior Austen Arnold scored 23 of his team-high 26 points in the second half of Saturday's Old Dominion Athletic Conference game as the Lynchburg College men's basketball team overcame foul trouble to defeat Bridgewater College 77-74. The Hornets trailed 35-33 at the half, but kept the game within striking distance behind a 13-for-16 effort at the charity stripe while sending the Eagles to the line just seven times, making five.

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  15. Snow Supplies Going, Going, FastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA.-All this crazy weather has sent folks dashing to their local hardware and home supply stores. They're on the hunt for winter weather supplies.

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  16. Ice Packed Roads a Challenge for CrewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA.-With yet another round of wintry weather on the way, crews in our area are doing what they can to keep our roads and highways as clear and safe. Many of the residential areas are still trying to get out from underneath the snow and what's more concerning - the ice left from these frigid temperatures we've had.

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  17. Randolph College Students Try to Dig Out of On-Street Parking SpotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- It's been three days since all that snow fell and people are still trying to dig out, especially their cars. We showed you cars that had been snowed in on Rivermont Avenue in Lynchburg earlier this week.

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  18. E.C. Glass Football Hires Jeff Woody as New Head CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    E.C. Glass High School has named Jeff Woody as their new football coach. The school will hold a news conference at 3 p.m. on Friday, February 20 The Lynchburg City School board approved the hiring during a meeting Thursday after the original Tuesday meeting was postponed by inclement weather.

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  19. Pets Can Get Hypothermia TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA.- Despite their thick fur, extreme low temperatures can cause a dog's body temperature to fall, leading to . If sustained, low body temperature may lead to several complications and even become fatal.

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  20. Fire from West Virginia Oil Train Derailment Burns for 3rd DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A fire triggered by the derailment of a train carrying crude oil is smoldering for a third day in southern West Virginia. State public safety division spokesman Larry Messina said Wednesday that the fire was 85 percent contained.

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