09/22/2023 - 1:52pm
  The Walk for Mental Wellness scheduled for Saturday evening, Sept. 23, at Natural Bridge State Park has been postponed because of the forecasted rain. A new date has not yet been announced. The event is sponsored by the Rockbridge Area Prevention...


09/23/2023 - 10:21am
  Saturday, Sept. 23 -- The Rockbridge County High School football team (0-5) added another loss to its record in a Valley District matchup against Broadway (3-2) at home on Friday night, falling by a final of 50-6. The Gobblers set the pace in the...

Arts & Entertainment

09/20/2023 - 12:00am
The Racial Equity Coalition is hosting a special conversation with author Ron Lacks, author of “Henrietta Lacks: The Untold Story” at Virginia Military Institute’s Preston Library on Wednesday, Sept. 27, at 5:30 pm. Lacks’ book tells the story...


09/23/2023 - 7:55pm
Matthew W. Paxton Jr., retired editor and publisher of The News-Gazette, died peacefully on Saturday, September 23, after a short illness at Kendal of Lexington. He was born Feb. 26, 1927 in Lexington. His parents were the late Matthew W. Paxton...

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