Other Obamas Relishing Name

WASHINGTON (AP) – Some people who are no relation to the president-elect are finding out that life can be sweet if your last name is Obama. …

Fire Destroys Chesterfield Home

A little before noon, neighbors called 911 after noticing flames coming out of the two-story house…Read More>>

Disease Threatens Rockfish Population

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Researchers say a chronic bacterial disease that infects more than half of all the striped bass in the Chesapeake Bay i…

Hot Turkey Salad Crescents

HOT TURKEY SALAD CRESCENTS 8 stuffed crescent rolls ¾ cup ground or finely chopped cooked turkey or chicken 2 green onions, minced (include …

India Seige Over; 119 Dead

MUMBAI, India (AP) – Officials in India say at least 40 people have been killed and at least 100 wounded after teams of heavily armed gunmen…

LandAmerica Files For Bankruptcy

NEW YORK (AP) – Title insurer LandAmerica Financial Group Inc. is filing for bankruptcy protection. Wednesday’s announcement comes three wee…

Special Election To Be Held In January

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Gov. Timothy Kaine has set a Jan. 6 special election to fill two open House of Delegates seat. Voters in the 70th Distr…

Columbia Gas Lowering Rates

CHESTER, Va. (AP) – Columbia Gas of Virginia customers are getting a break on their winter bills. Effective Wednesday, the natural gas utili…

Va. Unit Prepares For Deployment

RICHLANDS, Va. (AP) – Nearly two dozen National Guard members based in southwest Virginia will spend Thanksgiving with their families, but n…

Virus Outbreak Closes Daycare

A number of children and staff at the FRIENDS Family Childcare Center in Jackson Ward experienced episodes of vomiting…Read More>>

Tech Seton Hall In Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – Jeremy Hazell scored 23 points to lead Seton Hall past Virginia Tech 77-73 in the third-place game of the Puert…

Skins Slip by Seattle

Running game propels Washington to 20 – 17 win over Seahawks… Read More>>

UVA To Play Maui Tourney In 2010

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) – The Virginia men’s basketball team will play in the Maui Invitational in Hawaii in 2010. The school announced Th…