A pipe “bridge” in Buena Vista has been the only way to cross a small creek. But a new, real bridge is planned to go on top of the pipe and Washington and Lee engineering students are designing it.
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Major Republican figures, including Donald Trump, Jr., Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp, former Arkansas Gov. and presidential candidate Asa Hutchinson, and several pundits will speak on Friday and Saturday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
Documents obtained by the Rockbridge Report reveal Virginia State Police spread across Lexington after Washington and Lee University received an email threat and a UPS driver reported possible shots fired near downtown.
Professors say they felt unprepared to keep their classrooms and students safe. Parents and students say they are still frustrated by the lack of details released about the Nov. 1 threat and lockdown.
The case against former W&L first-year Ricardo Vergara will move forward. Lexington police arrested Vergara in February for allegedly sexually assaulting a fellow student a month earlier.
A Pilot Travel Center in Raphine and a new Tru by Hilton Hotel in Lexington will soon have electric vehicle charging stations. But electric vehicle owners say the region needs far more chargers to support longer drives through rural areas.
Students express frustration about the lack of specific information on the threat a day after a four-hour lockdown on campus. Details remain unclear as W&L officials and police remain largely silent.
The former vice president and possible presidential candidate visited Washington and Lee University on March 21. Pence headlined Mock Convention’s 2023 Spring Kickoff event.
“I have never understood that if you have been victimized, your first call is to the university,” Commonwealth’s Attorney Jared Moon said. “The best thing to do to pursue a conviction is to call police.”
Daniel Selby, 20, was sentenced to four days in jail after he pleaded guilty to a sexual battery charge.