Augusta County Sheriff’s office deputies responded to a 911 call at Shenandoah Nursing Home in Fishersville to find a man and woman dead from a possible murder-suicide on Saturday at 11am.
It is reported the 84 year old man was the husband of the 83-year-old female resident who he shot first before shooting himself.
The Secretary of the Commonwealth Levar Stoney made appointments for the State Historical Records Advisory Board and appointed Ervin L. Jordan, Jr. of Charlottesville.
Jordanis an Associate Professor, General Faculty and Research Archivist, of the small special collections library at University of Virginia.
"Always Watch And Recognize your Environment" is the meaning behind the A.W.A.R.E. Symposium series, sponsored by Help Save The Next Girl, that kicked off Friday at Monticello High School.
Albemarle County Supervisor Ken Boyd is voicing his concern over the board's response to a bill which may hurt, or even kill part of the Route 29 Solutions Package.
Malcolm Brogdon scored 13 points and No. 2 Virginia ran its home winning streak to 21 games with a 57-28 victory against Georgia Tech on Thursday night.
The second ranked Virginia men's basketball team has sold out the John Paul Jones Arena for the eighth time this year.
Virginia baseball opened the 2015 season with its first practice Friday. The Wahoos will look to their first years to boost the offense this season, in spite of their own youth.
No. 3 Virginia men's tennis opens their dual season Friday when they host George Washington at Boars Head.
Russia blocked a Western-backed U.N. Security Council statement Saturday that would have condemned indiscriminate shelling in Ukraine's southeastern city of Mariupol that killed about 30 civilians and injured more than 90.
Japan's prime minister said Sunday he was "speechless" after an online video purportedly showed an Islamic State militant killing one of the two Japanese hostages.
Greeks were voting Sunday in an early general election crucial for the country's financial future, with the radical left Syriza party of Alexis Tsipras tipped as the favorite to win, although possibly without a large enough majority to form a government.
Spanish National Police arrested four suspected jihadis Saturday in the country's North African enclave of Ceuta who allegedly had formed a terror cell and were ready to carry out an attack, the Interior Ministry said.