Economy Woes Impact Dinwiddie Park

PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) – Pamplin Historical Park will no longer open daily and will lay off the majority of its staff to cope with the sagging…

Three Killed In 460 Crash

CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (AP) – Three people were killed and two injured in a three-car crash on U.S. 460. Montgomery County sheriff’s officials …

Dems Nominate McQuinn For Delegate

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Richmond-area Democrats have selected City Council member Delores L. McQuinn as their candidate for the House of Delega…

Health Forum Educates Women About Cancer

One in eight woman are likely to develop invavisive breast cancer, unfortunately in African American women it grows faster and they have a g…

Former Rector Gives $1 Million To ODU

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) – A former Old Dominion University rector has donated $1 million to the Norfolk school. The gift from George Dragas Jr. wa…

5 Rabies Cases Confirmed In Alleghany

COVINGTON, Va. (AP) – Virginia health officials say four skunks and a fox have tested positive for rabies in Alleghany County, exposing at l…

Deadly Domestic Shooting Leaves Two Dead

Authorities in Lunenburg are investigating a deadly domestic shooting that happened Friday afternoon. According to reports, three people wer…

O.J. Gets 15 Years

LAS VEGAS (AP) – A broken O.J. Simpson has been sentenced to at least 15 years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel armed robbery by a judge who …

RPD Makes Quick Arrests in Robbery

Two men are under arrest after some swift police work in Richmond Thursday night. According to investigators, an off-duty RPD officer witnes…

One Dead After Planned Marriage Proposal

NESKOWIN, Ore. (AP) – A 3-foot wave swept a woman out to sea Saturday near Neskowin, Ore., as she and her boyfriend made their way to a rock…

Fugitive Search Leads To Moonshine Bust

MOUNT CRAWFORD, Va. (AP) – A search for a fugitive in Rockingham County uncovered an illegal moonshine operation instead. Virginia State Pol…

Virginia’s Overall Health Improving

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – A low prevalence of smoking and a relatively small percentage of children in poverty helped contribute to a slight impr…

Kaine To Obama: No Thanks

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Governor Tim Kaine says a possible appointment by President-elect Barack Obama as secretary of education is not for him…

State Food Banks Continue To Struggle

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Virginia’s food banks are struggling to feed people in a weak economy and they’re turning to the state for help. The Fe…

Dominion Donates $1M To State Fair

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Dominion Virginia Power is pledging $1 million to the State Fair of Virginia for land conservation efforts at the fair’…