Mandatory Water Restrictions Imposed in Louisa County Amid Drought

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Louisa, Virginia – The Louisa County Board of Supervisors declared a Drought Watch Advisory at their meeting on July 1, 2024, and on July 10, the Louisa County Water Authority (LCWA) General Manager, Pam Baughman, announced the implementation of mandatory water restrictions due to persistently dry conditions. The Northeast Creek Reservoir and Green Springs Well levels have dropped significantly, prompting …

2024 Best of Lake Anna Readers’ Choice Winners

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Auto Services Best Detailer Gold Mid-Atlantic Lake Anna Detailing Silver Gibson’s Auto Services Bronze Hawley’s Auto Care Fine Lines Detailing Foxbrook Auto & Aircraft Detailing Best Mechanic Gold Gibson’s Auto Services Silver Navarre’s Auto Services Bronze A&N Diesel Repair Weaver Services Inc Precision Wholesale Transmission Best Gas Station Gold Elk Creek Country Store Silver Sheetz Louisa Bronze Dickinson’s Store 208 …

Louisa County Board of Supervisors Announces Signing of SMR Bill and North Anna Announcement

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At a ceremonial signing of SB 454, Dominion Energy Virginia announced the issuance of a Request for Proposals (RFP) from leading SMR nuclear technology companies. This RFP aims to evaluate the feasibility of developing a Small Modular Reactor (SMR) at the North Anna Power Station in Louisa County, Virginia. The RFP does not commit to building an SMR at North …

13,000 Square Feet of Endless Inspiration: Lake Anna Photography’s Carol Barker Wyatt and John Heishman 

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Living and working in Lake Anna, John and Carol are inspired by the community’s supportive nature. They admire free thinkers and those who defy societal norms, drawing inspiration from diverse sources. Carol and John’s story is one of passion, dedication, and the relentless pursuit of excellence in capturing life’s most meaningful moments.  “I GET THE MOST SATISFACTION IN MY WORK …

The Art of Words: Meet Jennifer Bailey

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Editor Jennifer Bailey, Readers’ Choice Gold Winner for Best Innovator; Silver for Best Business Person  Since practicing as editor of her college newspaper, Jen has been weaving magic through words as the visionary behind Lake Anna Media Group. A storyteller at heart, Jen’s journey began in the bustling newsrooms of California, where her passion for writing took root. After relocating to …

Best Real Estate Agent: Meet Ashley & Grayson Hoffman 

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Readers’ Choice Gold Winners for Best Real Estate Agent & Best Real Estate Company  The best of the best at Lake Anna. Ashley Hoffman has been the top-producing real estate agent at Lake Anna since 2018, with over 500 million dollars in total real estate sales. In 2023 alone, Ashley and her business partner (and husband) Grayson Hoffman transacted over …

What’s Happening with the HAB Treatment? A Simple Overview

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If you’ve seen a boat dropping sediment into the lake in the last few weeks, it’s The Lake Anna Advisory Committee (LAAC) treating the Harmful Algae Bloom (HAB). The Lake Anna Cyanobacteria Mitigation and Remediation Program (LACMRP) is a five-year effort aiming to create a safe and balanced ecosystem in Lake Anna’s upper reservoir. This program has two main goals: …

Louisa County Fair is Coming July 25-27 [Full Event Schedule]

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The Louisa County Fair is set to celebrate its 40th anniversary with a weekend packed full of family-friendly activities at Walton Park from July 25-27. This year’s fair features a wide array of events, from magic shows and livestock auctions to live concerts and local vendor stalls. Pre-Fair Events The festivities begin early with the Miss Louisa County Fair Pageant …

Safe to Swim: VDH Closing Shiga Toxin Investigation

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In an important update, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has announced the closure of its investigation into the Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) outbreak associated with Lake Anna over the Memorial Day weekend. The outbreak, which initially raised significant public health concerns, has seen thorough surveillance and investigation efforts by local, state, and federal partners. As of June 28, …

Authorities Investigate After Body Found in Lake Anna

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Yesterday afternoon, around 2:15 PM, authorities discovered a body floating in Lake Anna, located in Spotsylvania County. Responding to a request from Spotsylvania officials, the Louisa County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) promptly sent deputies and detectives to the scene. The body, identified as female, was recovered from the water and is being transported to the Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy and …