Several local officials have been honored for helping victims of crime. It’s part of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, and the awards come from the Jefferson Area Victim Assistance Coalition. Those recognized are Dr. Greg Gelburd of Downtown Family Health Care, Assistant U.S. Attorney Nancy Healey, State Police Special Agent Phillip Holley, Senior Probation Officer Jeff Lenert, Assistant Albemarle prosecutor John Zug, and the staff of Offender Aid and Restoration.
This week is packed with programs to get you in the holiday spirit.
Bono is a launching an all-star campaign featuring "once-in-a-lifetime experiences" like walking the red carpet with Meryl Streep or visiting the "Game of Thrones" set.
The World Series champion Kansas City Royals generously split up their Fall Classic players' pool haul of more than $25 million into 55 full shares worth $370,069 apiece, Major League baseball said on Monday.