Crystal Vandegrift, Author at Kenbridge Victoria Dispatch

Local

Monkeypox cases continue to rise

There are more than 5,000 cases of Monkeypox reported in the United States as of Aug. 1 with case numbers rising every day. The rise ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, August 4, 2022 8:45 am

COVID-19

Cases rise, new vaccines expected in fall

More than two years have passed since the COVID-19 outbreak, and while vaccines have eased the rate of hospital admissions and deaths, the Centers for ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Wednesday, August 3, 2022 8:30 am

Local

Woman discovers snake inside bag of popcorn

A Kenbridge woman says she will not be returning to Shoppers Value after a snake popped its head out of a bag of popcorn. Kimberly ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Wednesday, August 3, 2022 8:00 am

COVID-19

Data shows county on most infectious list

With the county listed as a high COVID-19 community level, it is no surprise that Lunenburg also has made the top 50 list of the ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, July 29, 2022 5:26 pm

Local

Report details firearm injuries

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) says that the number of emergency department visits for firearm injuries increased 72% from 2018 to 2021. These statistics ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, July 29, 2022 4:28 pm

COVID-19

CDC: Masks urged for area

It’s time to mask back up. Especially if you live, work or travel to Lunenburg County. The CDC has listed Lunenburg as having high COVID-19 ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, July 28, 2022 5:26 pm

Local

EMS to provide 24-hour paid service

The Victoria Fire and Rescue will now have one paid Emergency Medical Services (EMS) unit on call 24 hours a day to ensure coverage for ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, July 28, 2022 4:27 pm

COVID-19

FDA green lights new COVID vaccine

With an uptick in COVID-19 cases recently reported by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), a Maryland-based biotechnology company has received emergency use authorization from ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, July 22, 2022 8:45 am

Local

First monkeypox case reported in Central Virginia

A presumed case of monkeypox has made its way to the Central Region of Virginia. This brings the number of cases to 44 as of ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Friday, July 22, 2022 8:30 am

Local

Man charged in murder of woman

The Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office has extradited a man from Vance County, North Carolina, for the murder of a Lunenburg County woman. LaDonte Studivant is ... Read more

by Crystal Vandegrift, Thursday, July 21, 2022 8:00 am

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