| Mar 27, 2012
| 7:25 PM
As the clock ticked toward midnight Monday, school boards in Howard and Baltimore County were scrambling to make job offers to their next superintendents.
The timing was not a coincidence. The school boards in the adjoining districts knew they were in an...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:09 AM
State police say 10 Chesterfield County students were treated for minor injuries at Virginia Commonwealth
University Medical Center after their school bus, a public-transit bus and two other vehicles were involved in a crash on Interstate 64 near...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 3:47 PM
In the crowded glass and steel lobby of the Houston school headquarters, Principal Susan Monaghan paused briefly to touch the shoulder of her boss, a man with far less experience in the education field and young enough to have been her student.
"I am OK,...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 2:30 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — President Barack Obama greeted supporters at Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport on Saturday afternoon on his way to Williamsburg to prepare for Tuesday's debate.
More than 40 people clapped and cheered as Obama exited...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:06 PM
A Georgia man has been arrested by the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office on charges that he sent sexually explicit messages and pictures to three girls who he thought were underage.
50-year-old Brian Spivey of Hephzibah, Georgia, was arrested on Oct....
| Nov 7, 2012
| 5:23 PM
It was late Tuesday night, before many Republicans at their Richmond election night party realized the Senate race wasn't going their way, but political analyst Bob Holsworth knew it much earlier when he saw the results coming in from Chesterfield County....
| Sep 25, 2012
| 11:46 AM
Vice President Joe Biden made a raw appeal to Virginia's middle class, blasting Republican Mitt Romney and his running mate Paul Ryan for what he says is a blueprint for boosting middle-income taxes while giving the rich trillions in tax breaks.
| Feb 14, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Jonathan Frederick Bennett was found not guilty of felony murder last month in the March 2011 shooting death of a man at a Martinsburg-area hotel, but now faces a possible life sentence in prison as a repeat offender.
Bennett, 41, of Charlottesville,...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 3:14 AM
The Halifax County Sheriff says Thursday night's Amber Alert was the result of a custody case in Campbell County. Sheriff Fred Clark says the parents of Alexis Carwile lost custody of the child in a court ruling Thursday.
Police say Jennifer Carwile...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 4:28 PM
Bidding on 10 Dodge Chargers that Gloucester Sheriff Steve Gentry wants to put on the road closed on Jan. 18. But the county hasn't awarded a bid. Bll Lindsey, Gloucester's purchasing manager, said he's not sure the county will award......
| Oct 27, 2010
| 4:28 PM
When you compare what is being paid out in bonuses in the public employee sector, Gloucester's is pretty lightweight. At least if you're comparing the proposed Gloucester public employee bonus plan with others in Virginia. This summer, Gov. Bob...