Decomposed Body Found In Emporia

8News is following a developing story out of Emporia where police found a body behind a building on East Atlantic Street.

College Official Facing Sex Charges

HOPEWELL, Va. (AP) – Hopewell police say the head of security at Saint Paul's College in Lawrenceville is charged with sexual battery of…

Dog Survives Trailer Fire

A fire at Jefferson Davis Highway and Terminal Avenue forced resident Edward Noonjester to leave his home without his dog.  Read More>>

Dozens Bilked In Funeral Home Scam

DUFFIELD, Va. (AP) – More than a dozen families who thought they prepaid for funeral services learned this week that the money and the forme…

First West Nile Case Reported In Virginia

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) – Health officials in Fairfax County are concerned after Virginia’s first reported case of West Nile virus this year turne…

Former First Lady Dies At 94

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Former first lady Lady Bird Johnson has died. A family spokeswoman says the widow of President Lyndon Johnson, who cham…

Virginia Wine Industry Growing

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Travel and Leisure Magazine says Virginia is one of the five new up-and-coming wine regions. In the July issue, the mag…