A local man has died following a two-vehicle collision on the Northern Neck. State Police say 43-year-old James R. Rainwater of Charlottesville died after he tried to avoid hitting another vehicle several miles east of Fredericksburg. The collision happened around 12:45 p.m. Friday on Route 3 in Richmond County. Police say speed and alcohol were not factors in Rainwater’s death.
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.