NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — A 19-year-old man from Smithfield was sentenced to serve 18 months in prison on convictions for conspiracy to commit money laundering and harboring a fugitive. The Virginian-Pilot (http://bit.ly/1FWPJfR ) reports…
WASHINGTON – A volunteer paramedic was arrested Friday night after making inappropriate contact with an underage girl, Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday. Timothy Ward, 31, of Sterling, Virginia was charged with indecent liberties with…
SMITHFIELD, Va. (AP) — The body of a 75-year-old boater missing since late January has been found in Smithfield. According to media reports, the Virginia Marine Resources Commission says a medical examiner has identified the…
(INDIANAPOLIS) — The Department of Veterans Affairs took another hit Monday as news surfaced that an email had been circulated to staffers at an Indianapolis VA hospital making fun of the mental health problems suffered…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The city of Martinsville had the highest jobless rate in Virginia in November. The Virginia Employment Commission says the city’s seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate was 9.9 percent. That’s down from 10.1…
CULPEPER, Va. (AP) — Monopoly fans in Culpeper can now play a local version of the game. Culpeper Opoly was developed by Sophie Hudson with Kash Design. The game board features historic images of the…
A military family in Alexandria is getting a big surprise ahead of
Christmas. Before their father deploys, Operation Homefront is giving them
Montgomery County investigators plan to release more information about their Virginia search for evidence related to the disappearance of the Lyon sisters.
On a typical Saturday afternoon earlier this month, Melodye
Creason decided to trim back the
azaleas in front of her family\’s Annandale home before running an errand.
It was a life changing decision, says her husband of 24 years, Rich Creason.
A new pig virus that has killed thousands of piglets is spreading across the country and has reached North Carolina from the Midwest states. Agricultural officials say efforts are under way to keep the virus out of Virginia.
After spending time serving their country, many
veterans face difficulty finding a job and
adjusting to normal life back at home. A new
social networking site aims to help connect
veterans with peers and employers.