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Jennifer Stuart accepts congratulations after winning the Paramount Idol competitiion at the Paramount Theater in Charlottesville, Va, Wednesday May 23, 2012.  (Photo by Norm Shafer).

Nelson’s Own Jennifer Stuart Wins Paramount Idol

[ 0 ] June 25, 2012

Charlottesville Albemarle County, VA Hometown hero Jennifer Stuart was named the 2012 Paramount Idol winner after competing against more than 200 original contestants in the American Idol-like event held at the Paramount Theater in Charlottesville on May 23. The North Branch School teacher won the hearts of the judges and the crowd with her performances [...]

©™2012 Nelson County Life: Photo By Norm Shafer: Jennifer Stuart, lead singer in the band The Design blew the crowd away Wednesday night at The Paramount in Charlottesville. She walked away as the overall winner in the competition against 9 other contestants.

Jennifer Stuart Wins Idol Competition Held In Charlottesville

[ 0 ] May 23, 2012

Charlottesville Albemarle County, VA Most people around Nelson County are familiar with singing sensation Jennifer Stuart. She’s performs often here in Nelson with The Design. Wednesday night Jennifer beat out 9 other contestants in the Paramount Idol competition in Charlottesville. As a winner, Jennifer walked away with a major cash prize, a professionally recorded demo [...]

Wintergreen & Nelson : Winter Storm Watch Begins Sunday : Updated 7:07PM – 2.18.12

Wintergreen & Nelson : Winter Storm Watch Begins Sunday : Updated 7:07PM – 2.18.12

[ 0 ] February 17, 2012

WINTER STORM WATCH URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC 707 PM EST SAT FEB 18 2012 AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-PAGE-WARREN-NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE- MADISON-RAPPAHANNOCK-ORANGE-CULPEPER-WESTERN HIGHLAND- EASTERN HIGHLAND-HARDY-WESTERN GRANT-EASTERN GRANT- WESTERN PENDLETON-EASTERN PENDLETON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…STAUNTON…WAYNESBORO…HARRISONBURG… FRONT ROYAL…CHARLOTTESVILLE…WASHINGTON…CULPEPER… HIGHTOWN…MONTEREY…MOOREFIELD…BAYARD…MOUNT STORM… PETERSBURG…CIRCLEVILLE…FRANKLIN 1007 AM EST SAT FEB 18 2012 …WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY [...]

©2012 www.nelsolncountylife.com : Photos By Hayley Osborne : Bennie Dodd left is joined by Nelson native Jimmy Fortune this past Saturday night on stage during the Big, Big Bennie-Fit at Fry's Spring Beach Club in Charlottesville.

Standing Room Only At The Big, Big Bennie-Fit!

[ 0 ] January 8, 2012

Charlottesville Albemarle County, Virginia We first told you about Bennie Dodd and his tough situation in our January 2012 cover story, the big, big, bennie-fit on page 9. Open publication – Free publishing – More bennie dodd Our January 2012 cover story on Bennie Dodd. Click on the magazine image above to read the entire [...]

Two Nelson Area Farms Receive Community Food Award

Two Nelson Area Farms Receive Community Food Award

[ 0 ] September 20, 2011

Charlottesville Albemarle County, Virginia Via Local Food Hub Press Release Last week on September 15th The Local Food Hub in Charlottesville announced the winners of the 2011 Community Food Awards at an event co-sponsored by the VA Department Of Agriculture and Consumer Services, the City Of Charlotesville, and Albemarle & Nelson Counties. “A Celebration of [...]

UVa: Digital Storytelling: Creating and Sharing Personal Stories

UVa: Digital Storytelling: Creating and Sharing Personal Stories

[ 0 ] May 5, 2011

Charlottesville, VA By Communications Intern Maria Wyllie “Every person has a story to tell, and every story is important,” said Emily Hauenstein, who is a professor at the University of Virginia and the director of the School of Nursing’s Southeastern Rural Mental Health Research Center. She knows there are a lot of women living in [...]

©2010 SallyRoseMusic.com : Sally Rose will release her new CD on New Year's Day 2011 as part of a performance at The Southern Cafe & Music Hall in Charlottesville this coming Saturday. 1.1.11.

Sally Rose. New Year. New CD. Releases Heat Lightning!

[ 0 ] December 26, 2010

Nelson County, Virginia We first told you about Nelson native & musician, Sally Rose, in our September 2010 printed issue of Nelson County Life Magazine. Back in July 2010 Sally has just made her television debut on the CBS affiliate in Richmond Virginia. Fast forward to January 1, 2011 and this gal will officially release [...]

Photo By Taylor Ashley : ©2010 www.nelsoncountylife.com : Members of The NCHS Drama Team pause for a picture with their state trophy during a celebration at IHOP in Charlottesville. Tuesday night 12.7.10

Nelson County High Drama Team Wins State 2nd Year In A Row!!

[ 4 ] December 7, 2010

Charlottesville Albemarle County, Virginia They’ve done it again! The Nelson County High School Drama Team won the state championship for the second year in a row Tuesday night in Charlottesville. “I’m ecstatic! They gave a brilliant performance. It’s just fantastic,” Diana Driver, the team’s director tells NCL after the win. The Nelson team won against [...]

Screen grab courtesy of NBC-29 Charlottesville : Blue Mountain Brewey co-owner, Taylor Smack, talks to NBC-29 about craft beers in a recent story.

Blue Mountain Brewery Gets TV Mention! : 10.12.10

[ 0 ] October 12, 2010

Afton Nelson County, Virginia The strength of custom microbreweries continues to grow and Nelson’s first brewery, Blue Mountain.(opening back in 2007) got some recent notoriety in a television story on NBC-29 in Charlottesville. The story talks about, in spite of a sluggish economy, BMB continues to see a steady rise in sales. According to the [...]

Dave Matthews Band Fall Tour 2010 : November 19th & 20th – 2010

Dave Matthews Band Fall Tour 2010 : November 19th & 20th – 2010

[ 0 ] September 13, 2010

Dave Matthews Band announces a fall 2010 U.S. arena tour. The outing will start on November 2nd at HSBC Arena in Buffalo, NY, and include the group’s first-ever concert at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, NY (November 3rd). In the middle of the tour, the band will play two consecutive two-night stands – Boston’s TD Garden [...]

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