Dittmar and Garrett — who are running to replace Robert Hurt in the House of Representatives — sparred over question topics like job creation, terrorism, agriculture and trade deals during the debate at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research Thursday night.

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When Nelson County High graduate Kayla Dooms began attending Sweet Briar College three years ago, it was all about playing softball for the Vixens. Read more

The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) has announced the top 10 teen titles of 2016. From all over the globe, 28,000 teenagers voted for the following books as this year’s best young adult novels. You can check out any of these titles at the Nelson Memorial Library: Read more

Three years ago, Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli told Virginia law-enforcement agencies they cannot use license-plate readers to sweep up mass data about the movements of motorists. Some of them kept doing it anyway. When Virginia lawmakers tried to enact a law to restrict the collection of … Read more