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You can catch Jim Bresnahan’s local, regional and state news updates weekdays on Classic 96.7, 3WZ and AM-1450. Jim’s news reports focus on Lexington, Buena Vista and Rockbridge County on AM-1450. On the news updates on Classic 96.7, 3WZ, Jim focuses on the Rockbridge County area, along with other localities throughout the region, including Lynchburg and Campbell County as well as Bedford, Amherst, Botetourt County, Appomattox and Farmville. Local news reports can be heard weekday mornings at 6:50, 7:50, 8:50 and 11:50 on Classic 96.7, 3WZ and mornings and afternoons on AM-1450, WREL. Follow Jim Bresnahan on Facebook


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No Charges Following Fatal Accident in May in Rockbridge County
No charges will be filed in Rockbridge County in connection to a recent accident that claimed the life of a bicyclist, 13-year-old Chandler Golding. Golding was struck by a car while riding his bike on Route 11 near Natural Bridge on May 19. ... more >>
New Poll on Governor's Race
A new Quinnipiac poll finds that Democrat Ralph Northam leads Republican Ed Gillespie by 8 percentage points, 47 percent to 39 percent in the race for Governor in Virginia. The poll found that Northam leads 54-33 percent among women, while Gillespie... more >>
Balloons over Rockbridge
Balloons Over Rockbridge's are Fourth of July celebration will be held at the Virginia Horse Center, with hot air balloon flights on July 3, 4 and 5. Tethered flights will be available July 4 starting at 4 p.m. A 5K fun run/walk will be held July 4... more >>
Interim Superintendent for Lynchburg Schools
Larry Massie has been named the interim superintendent of the Lynchburg school system. Massie, who served as interim superintendent of Lynchburg Schools six years ago, will direct school operations until the Lynchburg School Board selects a... more >>
Title IX Investigation Over at Liberty University
The U.S. Office for Civil Rights has closed a Title IX investigation at Liberty University. The office said it decided to close the investigation because it lacks jurisdiction over an off-campus sex assault allegation against a university employee. ... more >>
Rockbridge Hospice Events
Rockbridge Hospice will hold a volunteer open house Monday, July 3 starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Hospice office at 315 Myers Street in Lexington. Those interested in volunteering can learn more about opportunities. Another volunteer open house is... more >>
BARC Partnering with Bath County Public Schools
A partnership between BARC Electric Cooperative and Bath County Public Schools will result in the largest public school solar array in Virginia. The array will be the largest school solar project in the Commonwealth. When completed later this... more >>
Dominion's Recent Name Change
Dominion Resources recently changed its brand name to Dominion Energy after a vote by shareholders to change the company's name. Dominion Virginia Power became Dominion Energy Virginia. Company officials say the company remains dedicated to safety... more >>
Friday's in the Park Concert Series
The Friday's in the Park concert series at Glen Maury Park in Buena Vista features a new start time this year at 6:30 p.m. The remaining concerts on the schedule include Hackens Boys on July 7 and 7 Mile Ford on August... more >>

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