STAUNTON — Mary Baldwin College President Pamela Fox paid ample tribute to the institution's 175-year history on Wednesday, and also offered a glimpse into a future that is now highlighted by the transition to university status. The name change to Mary Baldwin University happens next week, but Fox said during her first state of the university address on Wednesday that "today, we are launching a magnificient milestone."
In the time it takes you to read this story, five more people will have committed suicide around the world. In the U.S., someone takes their own life every 15 minutes. In all, about 40,000 Americans kill themselves each year. It’s a troubling statistic.
Country singers Chris Lane and William Michael Morgan got the crowd going at the Rockingham County Fair on Thursday night, playing everything from foot-stompin' country to rock 'n roll ballads. Our photographer and reporter Michelle L. Mitchell was there to catch the two stars up close and personal as they sang to the crowd.
STUARTS DRAFT – Despite losing several key players from a team that advanced far in the postseason in 2015, Stuarts Draft volleyball has high expectations once again heading into this season.
About an hour north of Thomas Jefferson’s hometown of Charlottesville, a religious liberty dispute is brewing in Culpeper County. And we have a feeling which side Jefferson, the author of the Virginia Statute of Religious Freedom, would be on.
Sixth District Rep. Bob Goodlatte said Friday he would continue to press the Department of Justice regarding questions of possible perjury by Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.