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UPDATE: Police identify person of interest in deadly Lynchburg shooting

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Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead Tuesday night. More>>

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Here's a look at some of the stories we'll be following today as they make headlines across the country and Southwest Virginia.

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Roanoke's first H&M opens today

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Valley View Mall will celebrate the opening of its newest store when the gates to HM open today at noon. More>>

UPDATE: Search continues after military plane crashes in Augusta County

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  The search continues overnight for the pilot who went missing after his plane crashed in Augusta County.
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Federal program provides tear gas, guns and other military equipment to local police departments

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For years a federal program known as 1033 has pumped millions of dollars worth of military supplies to local police forces. In fact, Martinsville police as well as Danville police have taken part in the program. Martinsville Police Chief Sean Dunn said his agency received helmets, tear gas and a swat van through the federal program. He said the 1033 program provided military-style equipment to help better protect police and the public." I think the intent is to focus on drug and terror type ... More>>

Roanoke's West End Center looks to offer healthier snacks

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The West End Center for Youth in Roanoke is working to offer healthier snacks during its after school program  following success over the summer. More>>

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