Sailor, alleged attacker were assigned to psych unit
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:55:18 -0400
PORTSMOUTH Nearly seven weeks ago, a stabbing at Portsmouth Naval Medical Center left one sailor critically injured and sent police scouring surrounding cities for the alleged stabber, a fellow sailor.
N.C. mayor walks through Northern Virginia for Medicaid expansion
InsideNova.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:46:00 -0400
Adam O’Neal, mayor of tiny Belhaven, N.C., stopped in Woodbridge Saturday on his 273-mile walk to Washington.
Nelson County under tornado watch until 3 a.m.
NewsAdvance.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:36:00 -0400
Nelson County is among eight Virginia counties that the National Weather Service has placed under a tornado watch.
Wanted suspect arrested again in W.Va.
GoDanRiver.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:30:00 -0400
Berkley Allen Furgurson, 30, of Danville, has been arrested for a second time in West Virginia, where he was first arrested on a fugitive from justice warrant July 15 — and released on $500 bond the n
Euthanasia rate at animal shelter improves
GoDanRiver.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:26:00 -0400
The Danville Area Humane Society has been making steady progress reducing its euthanasia rate over the past five years, but the numbers are still grim — a reflection of the huge numbers of unsprayed a
Sealing memories with fabric technology
NewsLeader.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:16:20 -0400
Using a technology called MicroSeal Q, customers can preserve quilts and other handmade items to improve longevity.
The necessity and craft of quilting
NewsLeader.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:03:09 -0400
Rachel Brown, owner of Rachel's Quilt Patch in Staunton, talks about how quilting has evolved over the years from a necessity to craft.
Norfolk police: Shootings down from this time last yearPage 4 of 98 pages « First < 2 3 4 5 6 > Last »
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:51:17 -0400
NORFOLK Ophelia Marcus thought she heard the neighborhood boys shooting fireworks on July Fourth. She went to her front door to check the yard of her Calvert Square apartment. She felt a burn in her left hand and started to bleed. The 81-year-old had been shot. If she had been standing a few feet away, she said, "it probably would have gone through my head."
Locally run peanut company to stand trial in salmonella outbreak
NewsAdvance.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:50:00 -0400
Three people accused of scheming to manufacture and ship salmonella-tainted peanuts that killed nine people, sickened more than 700 and prompted one of the largest food recalls in history are set to g
Work on Wards Road will cause lane closures starting Tuesday
NewsAdvance.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:41:00 -0400
Wards Road traffic will be restricted to one lane beginning Tuesday so the road can be milled and paved, according to a news release from the city of Lynchburg.
New ECSU administrator targets declining enrollment
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:31:23 -0400
ELIZABETH CITY Myron Burney walked into the third-floor conference room at Elizabeth City State University's administration building wearing a gray pinstripe suit and blue-checked bow tie. Burney, 38, stands over 6 feet tall and has a big, quick smile that creases a closely cropped beard.
UPDATE: Police find no evidence of shootings in Pound neighborhood
Bristol / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:29:00 -0400
Individuals were found target practicing in the area of shooting reports on South Fork Road.
Motorcyclist dies in Nelson County after colliding with car
NewsAdvance.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:21:00 -0400
A Maryland man was killed in a Nelson County motorcycle wreck over the weekend after a car pulled into his direct path.
Ramadan highlights need for Va. Beach mosque
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:19:04 -0400
VIRGINIA BEACH The pastel blue sky darkened as sunset drew nearer. Dates lay spread on paper plates near stacks of napkins in wicker baskets in the Crescent Community Center's small kitchen. Rich aromas of warming food filled the room. "Can I eat now or not?" a teenage girl asked. Finally, a phone alarm sounded. After 16 hours of no food or drink, relief.