State Police Investigating Crash Involving Moneta Fire Truck

Written by Jamey Singleton. Posted in News

firetruck1BEDFORD CO.  - State police say Moneta Volunteer Fire Department Truck was responding to a call when it ran off the road to avoid crashing into another vehicle Monday in Bedford County.

The fire truck nearly overturned. 

The crash happened on Chesnut Fork Road in Moneta at 3:18 p.m. Monday. 

There were no injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.


Officials Investigating Death of an Infant in Franklin Co.

Written by Jamey Singleton. Posted in News

infantdeathFranklin Co. - The Franklin County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating the death of a seven month old infant.  

On June 22, 2017 at approximately 10:00 AM the Franklin County Emergency Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call to Mountain Side Dr. in reference to an unresponsive seven month old. Deputies and EMS units responded within minutes but were unable to revive the infant.

The case is currently under investigation by the Sheriff's Office and the Virginia Medical Examiner's Office. The manner of death does not appear to be criminal in nature. 


Willie Nelson Coming to Rocky Mount Sept. 6

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willieROCKY MOUNT - Country music legend Willie Nelson will be in Rocky Mount September 6, performing at the Harvester Performance Center in Rocky Mount. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the concert starts at 8 p.m.

Tickets go on sale Friday, June 23 at 10 a.m.

General admission tickets are $162. Gold section tickets are $220. Standing room only tickets are $112.

Over his six-decade career, Nelson has recorded over 200 albums. 

For more information, go to or call the box office at 540-GUITARS.