A strong showing at the local stores during the first part of this year. Retail sales figures from the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce show activity was up in Charlottesville, Albemarle, Louisa and Waynesboro. Chamber president Tim Hulbert says the sales figures were down in Greene and Augusta.
The UVA football team ended its 2015 season on Saturday, falling 23-20 at Scott Stadium.
The University of Virginia women's basketball program lost to Tulane during the Paradise Jam tournament.