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A superbug kills one of us every 15 minutes, federal scientists report

Every 15 minutes, someone in the U.S. dies of a superbug that has learned to outsmart even our most sophisticated antibiotics, CDC scientis… Read more



Danville woman caught with loaded gun at Lynchburg airport, TSA reports

A Danville woman was caught Tuesday with a loaded .38-caliber handgun at a Lynchburg Regional Airport security checkpoint, officials report… Read more


Mixed results for gaming machines in Danville: Commission recommends approval for some, denies others and tables the rest

After tabling several applications during September and October meetings, the Danville Planning Commission recommended a few special-use pe… Read more


After an 18-day trial, jurors find lone defendant in federal gang case guilty on all counts

Marcus Jay Davis stood motionless in U.S. District Court on Tuesday afternoon as he was read the unanimous decision of a jury handpicked to… Read more


Photos: Pulse of business gauged at Workforce Summit in Danville

Business and community leaders listened and asked questions to Tom Barkin, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, who s… Read more


Family: Drugs led to downfall of man sentenced in slaying

Family members described David Preston Moss as a respectable, hard-working and kind man. But he also suffered from a drug addiction he coul… Read more