Man Sentenced In Taco Attack

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) – An Alaska man who hit a Taco Bell manager in the face with a double-decker taco has been sentenced to one day in ja…

J.C. Penney Closing Local Call Center

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – J.C. Penney Co. is closing a call center in Chesterfield County that employs 252 workers. According to a state filing, …

Meteorite Strikes Va. Doctor’s Office

LORTON, Va. (AP) – A Virginia doctor's office is cleaning up after being hit by a meteorite, but no one was hurt. Frank Ciampi said the …

Runaway Horses Cause Several Crashes

ISLE OF WIGHT, Va. (AP) – A herd of runaway horses caused a series of car crashes in Isle of Wight County, sending three people to the hospi…

Appomattox Schools Back In Session

APPOMATTOX, Va. (AP) – Officials at Appomattox County High School are getting ready to reopen following the deaths of three students who wer…

Three Teens Among Appomattox Victims

Three Appomattox High School students were among the victims in Tuesday's mass shooting, leaving classmates and teachers alike in mourni…

Va. Parks Set Attendance Record

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – With more than 7.5 million visitors in 2009, Virginia's state parks set an attendance record last year. The 2009 ma…

Grandma Muldie’s Beef Stew

GRANDMA MULDIE'S BEEF STEW 6 to 8 servings My 4 foot, 10-inch mother, weighing about 90 pounds dripping wet, made the best beef stew sin…

Grilled Fish with Shrimp or Crab Sauce

GRILLED FISH WITH SHRIMP OR CRAB SAUCE 4 to 6 servings Sauce 1 (10¾ -ounce) can cream of shrimp soup or cream of celery soup, undiluted ¼ cu…

Cheesy Herbed Drop Biscuits

CHEESY HERBED DROP BISCUITS 8 to 10 biscuits 2 cups biscuit/baking mix ½ cup finely shredded cheese -blend of choice or American or sharp Ch…

More Marines Headed To Haiti

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Pentagon is ordering another 2,000 Marines to Haiti, diverting troops that were on their way to the Persian Gulf and A…