| Jun 21, 2014
| 8:49 PM
Javonte Lain, a defensive end in the class of 2015 at Sandy Creek High in Tyrone, Ga., committed to Old Dominion while on a visit to Norfolk, according to 247sports.com.
Assistant coach Zohn Burden has recruited him...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:25 PM
RICHMOND – Speaker of the House William Howell declared a key pair of gubernatorial vetoes unconstitutional Monday evening, furthering a political power struggle over Medicaid expansion in Virginia.
The issue – and the larger argument over...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced a number of significant appointments Friday afternoon, naming a new elections commissioner, a new port authority member, four new members on the board of corrections, making the acting inspector general permanent and re-...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:40 AM
In 1976, the United States Military Academy at West Point admitted its first female cadets. Now, nearly 40 years later, women represent less than one out of every five cadets. In his debut novel, former US Naval Intelligence Officer J.E. Bandy, Jr....
| Jul 4, 2014
| 4:02 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Joe Henzel's last official act as Warhill High baseball coach was to attend the Colonial Rivers Conference 25 postseason meeting. With few stars on his roster for a rare time in his coaching career, Henzel saw the get-together as much...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 4:58 AM
Hobby Lobby plans to open a new store in Virginia Beach this fall.
The home decor and crafts chain has been recently embroiled in a Supreme Court case regarding health care choices. (You can read more about that at dailypress.com).
| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:16 PM
A Lebanon County chicken producer with a long-standing relationship with Jaindl Farms in Lehigh County has a major expansion underway that will triple its processing and packaging space.
Bell & Evans of Fredericksburg has seen double-digit growth in...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Priscilla G. Teeter, a registered nurse who later became an administrator with the Carroll County Health Department, died May 30 of brain cancer at Carroll Lutheran Village in Westminster. She was 85.
The daughter of James Harvey Gray, an electrical...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 10:59 PM
The call went out on Border Patrol radios just before sundown one day this week: 31 immigrants spotted illegally crossing the Rio Grande on a raft.
No sooner had the migrants been found hiding in the mesquite brush than another report came in: A woman...
| May 10, 2014
| 11:18 AM
The bodies of two people aboard a hot-air balloon that crashed in central Virginia on Friday night were recovered Saturday morning as crews continued to search a densely wooded area for a third person riding in the balloon when it struck a power line...
| May 10, 2014
| 9:08 AM
The body of a person aboard a hot-air balloon that crashed in central Virginia on Friday night was recovered overnight by crews that continued to search a wooded area Saturday for the other two people inside the balloon when it struck a power line and...