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      Black Bear Spotted at Lynchburg College

      Lynchburg, VA - Students at Lynchburg College got an interesting alert Wednesday morning.

      Around 8:20 a.m., a college staff member spotted a black bear crossing Lakeside Drive close to the main campus entrance. They say the bear was headed in the direction of College Lake.

      A text message alert was sent out to students at 8:45 a.m. saying a bear had been spotted and to be on the lookout.

      The bear has yet to make another appearance.

      College officials notified animal control of the sighting.

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