Weeks before a woman’s body was found in the Jefferson National Forest in Southwest Virginia, her husband — charged with first-degree murder —…
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A Bristol, Tennessee, business owner said Monday that he had an unusual encounter earlier this month with the man who is now accused of killing one hiker and injuring another on the Appalachian Trail over the weekend.
A machete-wielding man attacked two people along the Appalachian Trail in Southwest Virginia, authorities said Saturday.
A Wythe County teacher took first place in a New Year’s Day photo contest sponsored by the Virginia State Parks.
So, on Sept. 23, Ava traveled to Cherry Grove, carrying the bottle with a letter, photo, sand and seashell inside. Two days later, Ava’s brother-in-law went deep sea fishing and launched the bottle in the ocean. Three days later, on Sept. 28, Nancy Williamson was walking along Holden Beach, North Carolina, like she does nearly every day. As part of her routine, she collects trash along the shore, about 30 miles north of Cherry Grove. When she bent down to collect a blue cigarette lighter, a blob of wax caught her eye among the seaweed and sand.
RURAL RETREAT, Va. — Lynda Bracken stepped over a flimsy fence and set aim for the barnyard chickens. Bracken, 58, keeps about 70 chickens on her farm — for eggs as well as meat — in Rural Retreat, Virginia. That’s in addition to 20 cows and about 50 hogs.
WYTHEVILLE, Va. — Tony Wright has traveled everywhere from Switzerland to Argentina, from Prague to Port-Au-Prince and even lived in South Korea and Japan. But the West Virginia native is happy to call Wythe County home.