Louisa Man Charged With Wife’s Murder

A Louisa County man is in custody, charged with the first degree murder of his wife. According to police, 54-year-old Forrest Smythers, Jr.,…

Obama Breaks For Sausage, Chili

WASHINGTON (AP) – President-elect Barack Obama and D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty dropped in Saturday afternoon for a bite to eat at Ben’s Chili Bo…

4-year-old Boy Dies In Bus Accident

COURTLAND, Va. (AP) – A 4-year-old Southampton County boy has died after being run over by a school bus. Jameer Khamarie Woodley was a preki…

Bush, Obama Reps To Have Disaster Drill

WASHINGTON (AP) – Another sign of the presidential transition:Bush administration officials will be sharing know-how about how to handle a c…

Man Found Shot In Car After He Crashes

Dinwiddie County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a call of shots fired around 6:51 p.m. on Saturday in the 24000 block of Raymond Roa…

Teen Dies After Officer’s Use Of Taser

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) – A 17-year-old Martinsville boy has died after a city police officer used a Taser on him. Virginia State Police are …

Obama Pieces Together Economic Plan

WASHINGTON (AP) – President-elect Barack Obama says his proposed stimulus package could create more than enough new jobs to swallow up last …

6 Year Old Driver’s Parents Arraigned

HEATHSVILLE, Va. (AP) – A Virginia couple arrested after their 6-year-old son crashed the family car while trying to drive himself to school…

D.C. Bars, Clubs Prep For Inauguration

WASHINGTON (AP) – At least 213 D.C. bars, restaurants and nightclubs have registered to serve alcohol later than usual and possibly serve fo…