A judge in the Lexington area has rejected a plea agreement for a onetime student at Washington and Lee University who’s accused of the death of a fellow student and injuries to several others. A Rockbridge County grand jury indicted Nicholas Hansel earlier this year on involuntary manslaughter and drunken driving charges. Hansel’s SUV was carrying ten fellow Washington & Lee students when it flipped over shortly after last Thanksgiving. 21 year-old Kelsey Durkin of New Canaan. Connecticut died as the result of that crash.
Monday afternoon Virginia Baseball had its name called during the NCAAT Selection Show and it will be featured in UC Santa Barbara's Region as the #3 seed. The Hoos will open up play against #2 seed Southern California, while #4 seed San Diego State will match up with the host #1 UC Santa Barbara.
The center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.