Missouri executes inmate for 1993 farm slaying
TimesDispatch.com / Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:31:00 -0400
Missouri executed an inmate early today only a few miles from the farm where prosecutors say he orchestrated the 1993 killing of a couple whose cows he wanted to steal.
Fire weather watch issued for Virginia
TimesDispatch.com / Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:25:00 -0400
The Virginia Department of Forestry has issued a fire weather watch for the entire state today.
Virginia lotteries for April 22
TimesDispatch.com / Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Defendant kicked out of Hampton courtroom before trial
DailyPress.com / Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:19:00 GMT
Murder trial goes on without defendant after he refuses to participate in his trialHAMPTON — A defendant in a first-degree murder case was kicked out of a Hampton courtroom Tuesday after declaring the trial against him illegal and refusing to answer questions from a judge.
Two Henrico kids recognized for actions at fire scene
TimesDispatch.com / Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:53:00 -0400
Two young Henrico County residents were recognized by county officials on Tuesday for their handling of a fire that they spotted April 14 at an apartment complex in Henrico County.
New Norfolk sewer pipe stored in Lafayette River
PilotOnline.com / Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:52:03 -0400
NORFOLK Before running an 1,800-foot sewage pipe deep under a river, you first have to fuse it together. Piece by 50-foot plastic piece. As it grows, you'll need a place to store it. A big place. Like the Lafayette River. Good thing it floats.
Authorities search canal for missing Richmond man
TimesDispatch.com / Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:48:00 -0400
Authorities searched the Kanawha Canal in Shockoe Bottom on Tuesday evening for the body of 24-year-old Randall William Collins, who has been missing for weeks.
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PilotOnline.com / Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:33:14 -0400
NORFOLK A nation in mourning has called its musicians home. South Korea has pulled its team from the Virginia International Tattoo, which starts Thursday at Scope. After last week's ferry capsizing, "It didn't seem appropriate for us to participate in such festivities," said Byungjin Kang, a 26-year-old corporal assigned to the traditional army band of the Republic of Korea.
Admissions ruling expected to have little immediate impact in Va.
Virginia universities consider race as part of a “holistic” review of a student during the admissions process, but that practice will not be changed immediately, if at all, by Tuesday’s U.S. Supreme C
Nebraska-based company to procure corn for Hopewell ethanol plant
The owner and operator of a formerly shuttered ethanol plant in Hopewell has contracted with a Nebraska-based company to help start the operation.
Virginia’s state lab opens its doors to high school students
Virginia high school students put on white lab coats, goggles and blue latex gloves Tuesday to extract strawberry and kiwi DNA from test tubes, set off chain chemical reactions with hydrogen peroxide
Schapiro: McAuliffe learns his job the hard way
Bill Howell won’t be in his usual spot today, at the dais in the House of Delegates, presiding over that restless body with his outsized gavel, clever one-liners and occasional glare. The Republican s
Chesterfield supervisors vote on budget today
Chesterfield County supervisors will decide this afternoon whether they can agree on a set of eleventh-hour budget cuts instead of increasing homeowners’ tax rates.
Former Chesterfield man pleads guilty to fatally shooting horse with stolen firearm
A Cosby High School graduate has pleaded guilty to fatally shooting a beloved horse at Ellis Farm last summer in Chesterfield County with a pistol he stole from a car during a string of vehicle break-