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Hurricane Ian has a local impact
WSLS News 10 is reporting that several local events set for this weekend in Lynchburg have been canceled due to Hurricane Ian. As the storm heads closer to our area, the following weekend events have been called off. The attitude of being safe rather than sorry is being taken as Get Downtown’ Lynchburg, October’s First Saturday Outing and Day at The Point Fall Festival are now cancelled. Ashley Kerner oa representative of the Downtown Lynchburg Association says Get Downtown will not be rescheduled.