Prince William County News

Additional officers on hand following school threat

Additional police officers will be on patrol after threatening graffiti was discovered in a bathroom at Potomac High School.

Tuesday - 03/27/2012, 06:46am EDT

Dale City winter farmers market big success

The test run for an outside winter farmers market in Dale City was a big success. Both vendors and customers are pushing hard to bring the market back.

Sunday - 03/25/2012, 03:54pm EDT

List: Virginia a bastion of conservative colleges

Students more interested in an originalist view of the Constitution than hitting a beer bong may want to check out this list.

Thursday - 03/15/2012, 12:00pm EDT

Ice cream shop owner charged with child sexual assault

A former Dumfries police officer who now owns an ice cream shop has been arrested on charges that he sexually abused a boy more than 10 years ago.

Thursday - 03/15/2012, 09:34am EDT

Murder charges reduced for Va. mother who left son in car

A local veterinarian charged with murder for leaving her 2-year-old son in a minivan will not serve any jail time.

Monday - 03/12/2012, 04:00pm EDT

Va. schools win award for online government transparency

Virginia's award winners include public school districts in Fairfax, Loudon and Prince William counties; the cities of Arlington, Hampton, Richmond and Virginia Beach, and Williamsburg-James City County.

Monday - 03/12/2012, 10:10am EDT

Va. kids bitten by dog remain in hospital

Three children were hospitalized after being bitten by a dog in Manassas.

Friday - 03/09/2012, 03:30pm EST

Police arrest unlicensed daycare providers after infant death

Police have charged two daycare providers with child endangerment after a child was found dead at an unlicensed daycare in Bristow.

Friday - 03/09/2012, 12:04pm EST

Ex-Manassas school employee indicted on sex abuse charges

A former employee at a Manassas, Va. elementary school is facing dozens of sex abuse charges.

Wednesday - 03/07/2012, 07:14am EST

Loudoun woman charged in 2005 death of daughter

The 20-month-old toddler, Jocelin Gutierrez, died in August 2005, but charges were never filed.

Tuesday - 03/06/2012, 03:25pm EST

Police charge Va. woman with murdering baby

A 22-year-old Prince William County woman has been charged with murdering her 3-month-old son after police say their investigation revealed that the mother's neglect resulted in the baby's death.

Monday - 03/05/2012, 05:13pm EST

Prince William Co. teachers to rally against lack of pay raises

Prince William County teachers plan to protest the proposed school budget. They will rally Friday afternoon at the corner of Minnieville Road and Prince William Parkway.

Friday - 03/02/2012, 06:17am EST

Heart disease survivors form 'sisterhood'

The women with "broken" hearts could not be a more diverse bunch. And yet their common illness binds them together.

Wednesday - 02/29/2012, 06:43am EST

Man arrested after defecating in Manassas 7-11

A Manassas, Va. man has been charged with indecent exposure and other counts after police say he defecated inside of a 7-11 store.

Tuesday - 02/28/2012, 11:40am EST

Judge to determine competency of suspected East Coast rapist

The mental competency of the man believed responsible for rapes and attacks on 17 women from Virginia to Connecticut over a decade will be determined by a Prince William County judge Thursday.

Tuesday - 02/28/2012, 09:10am EST

Va. Marine Corps museum hosts artifact roadshow

The National Museum of the Marine Corps plans to hold a weekend event at which experts can help families learn more about their military-related antiques.

Friday - 02/24/2012, 09:35am EST

Deadly Prince William Co. road to be flattened

Logmill Road in Prince William County is so hilly that when approaching some bumps all a driver sees is clouds and sky. Portions of the road will be flattened this spring.

Thursday - 02/23/2012, 12:34pm EST

18 Va. localities get school route grants

More than a dozen Virginia localities are receiving state grants to encourage students to walk or ride bicycles to schools.

Wednesday - 02/22/2012, 12:37pm EST

EMT becomes cardiac patient, spreads hope to others

Eileen Williams was a veteran Prince William County EMT, and then one day, she became the heart attack patient in the back of a county ambulance rushing to a hospital.

Wednesday - 02/22/2012, 04:47am EST

Bad motor caused odor, evacuation at Patriot High

Exhaust from a motor in a heating and air conditioning unit forced the evacuation Tuesday morning in Nokesville.

Tuesday - 02/21/2012, 12:42pm EST
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