Tuesday weather: Wet weather continue as temperatures drop
DailyPress.com / Tue, 10 Dec 2013 10:22:00 GMT
Soggy with falling temperatures… It’s another soggy and foggy morning across Hampton Roads and Northeastern North Carolina. Temperatures will start in the mid 40s this morning but will fall to the mid 30s this afternoon. Expect more rain, especially this morning. Rain chances will start to taper off this afternoon. With the combination of exiting rain and falling temperatures some spots could see some snow. Areas near and west of Williamsburg, the Middle Peninsula, and the northern Eastern Shore could see a brief transition to snow early this afternoon. Accumulation will be minimal. The higher snow totals will be to our north and west.
Health fair set for Saturday at Virginia Beach church
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 23:41:31 -0500
VIRGINIA BEACH A health screening fair and insurance signup session will be conducted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, 2153 Kempsville Road on Saturday. Participants will be able to get information about the Affordable Care Act marketplaces and updates on Medicare and Medicaid. The regional director of U.S. Health and Human Services will be on hand.
Va. under pressure to pay those sterilized for eugenics
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 23:14:50 -0500
A drumbeat from the left and the right of the political spectrum has revived outrage over eugenics, a practice designed to create an American master race by preventing people with mental illness, developmental disabilities or epilepsy from having children. State officials estimate that Virginia sterilized 7,325 people under a 1924 state law that remained on the books until 1979.
Weather: More rain; snow possible on Eastern Shore
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 23:00:32 -0500
More rain was expected overnight, followed by patchy fog early this morning. Lows were expected to stay around 45 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. Today more rain is possible throughout the day and ending by about 4 p.m.
Howell pitches plan to prioritize Virginia road projects
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 22:42:12 -0500
CHESAPEAKE Virginia House Speaker William Howell told area legislators and mayors Monday that he wants to create a new scoring system by which the state can prioritize road projects based on how much they would relieve congestion, improve safety and promote economic development.
Ex-member to fill seat on Chesapeake School Board
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 22:06:35 -0500
CHESAPEAKE Former School Board member Ann Wiggins has been appointed to fill the seat vacated by Jay Leftwich, who was elected last month to represent the 78th District in the House of Delegates.
Suffolk: Accident seriously injures two, closes part of Nansemond Parkway
DailyPress.com / Tue, 10 Dec 2013 02:28:00 GMT
Two men were seriously injured after a muliti-vehicle accident in Suffolk which closed part of Nansemond Parkway Monday night.
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PilotOnline.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 21:18:26 -0500
SUFFOLK Two people were taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a four-vehicle crash at the intersection of Nansemond Parkway and Sportsman Boulevard.
Hampton: Man wanted after women reported shots fired at them
DailyPress.com / Tue, 10 Dec 2013 02:06:00 GMT
A 22-year-old man is wanted by Hampton police after two women reported that someone fired several rounds at them early Saturday morning.
Two people hurt after shooting in Portsmouth
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 20:49:30 -0500
PORTSMOUTH Two people were sent to the hospital after a report of gunshots in the 3600 block of Tejo Lane. Portsmouth officers were called to the address about 6:40 p.m. and found two male victims, said Detective Misty Holley, a police spokeswoman. The two were taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with injuries that were not considered life threatening.
Man not guilty of bomb threat at Suffolk high school
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 20:37:50 -0500
SUFFOLK Abdul Dixon expressed joy and relief after being found not guilty Monday of a bomb threat made last school year at King's Fork High School. A man who testified for prosecutors and the man's mother expressed similar satisfaction. Dixon, 20, faced charges of threatening to bomb or burn as well as making a threat in writing - both felonies.
Chesapeake to get a day’s head start on recount
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 19:55:19 -0500
RICHMOND Chesapeake is among select localities with a one-day head start on recounting ballots in Virginia's attorney general race, a three-judge panel ruled in the runup to a fresh tally of more than 2.2 million votes later this month.
Newport News couple files lawsuit over foreclosed home
DailyPress.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 23:31:31 GMT
NEWPORT NEWS — A Newport News couple has filed a lawsuit saying their Lee Hall home was improperly foreclosed on due to a mistake by the bank.
Obenshain asks court to hold off counting some Fairfax ballots
DailyPress.com / Mon, 09 Dec 2013 23:21:00 GMT
State Sen. Mark Obenshain, R-Harrisonburg, is asking the special court overseeing the recount of the attorney general's race to hold off counting a large number of ballots from Fairfax County because measures to keep them secure after the election were not followed.