2024-02-02

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Photo Essay: WM Wrestlers At Charlottesville Quad


CHARLOTTESVILLE – William Monroe’s wrestling team participated in a quad match Tuesday night at Charlottesville High School, going up against Central – Woodstock, Covenant School, and the Black Knights. The Dragons finished 2-1. SLIDESHOW: WM Wrestlers at Charlottesville Quad. GreeneJournal photos by Brian Mellott. Monroe defeated Central, 40-18, and Covenant, 31-24. The Dragons fell to the host team 42-26.

No Jail For Elderly Ruckersville Man Because Of His Age


An elderly Ruckersville man convicted of an amended sex crime stayed out of prison Tuesday based solely on his age. And the victim’s parents are ticked at former Orange County Commonwealth’s Attorney Diana Wheeler O’Connell’s office for allowing it to happen. Ronald Heavlin, an 82-year-old great-grandfather was convicted via a plea deal developed under O’Connell’s tutilege prior to new Commonwealth’s […]

Jeremy Jerel Shifflett

Jeremy Jerel Shifflett, 34, of Stanardsville passed away on Friday, February 2, 2024. He was born on Sunday, June 11, 1989, at Martha Jefferson Hospital in Charlottesville to Jeffery Jerome Shifflett Sr., and Lisa Ann Morris Shifflett. Jeremy was preceded in death by grandparents Sylvia Morris, Margie Shifflett, James Otis Shifflett, Winnie Tullor, and Leabert Shifflett. In addition to his […]

Beverly Powell “B” Or “BB” Lamb

Beverly Powell “B” or “BB” Lamb, 70, of Ruckersville was a caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. She left this world with grace and peace on Friday, February 2, 2024. She was born to Walker Mallory and Gladys Lucille Powell on June 24, 1953 in Charlottesville. She was preceded in death by her father and mother and her […]

Joyce Deane Pittman

Joyce Deane Pittman, 88, of Ruckersville died on Friday January 26, 2024. Joyce passed peacefully at the Hospice of the Piedmont. Joyce was born on September 22, 1935, to the late Raymond Clarke and Pearle White Deane. Joyce was previously married to the late Louin Collier. Joyce is survived by her husband Roland Pittman; sister, Gayle Edwards and brother Raymond […]

Greene Pastor Arrested On Sex Crime Charges


Law enforcement urges parents have a conversation with their children if they have attended any type of event at Ruckersville’s Victory Church due to an ongoing investigation by the Greene County Sheriff’s Office related to potential sex crimes involving youth. In a Friday afternoon press release the sheriff’s office reports it received a tip on Tuesday involving the alleged crimes […]