Senior citizens picket Hampton's State of the City Address

Hampton senior citizens picketed Mayor George Wallace's state of the city address.

McAuliffe launches efforts to expand health services

Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) has launched "A Healthy Virginia", a 10-step plan to expand health care services to over 200,000 Virginians, according to his office. The "unprecedented action" by any governor in Virginia history includes authorizations of four emergency regulations, ...

Virginia voters strongly agree with McDonnell verdict

More than two out of three Virginia voters agree with the jury that found former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen guilty in their federal corruption trial.

No charges in child's fatal shooting

The Richmond Police Commonwealth's Attorney Michael Herring will not file charges in the shooting death of a four-year-old girl.

Former Governor Bob McDonnell found guilty

Former Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, were found guilty of public corruption.

Grant put in place to help at-risk students

Schools in Newport News and Hampton were awarded money to fund programs for at-risk youth over the next three years.

TNCC to offer classes for veterans and active duty

Thomas Nelson Community College will begin offering college credit classes at Fort Eustis and Langley Air Force Base.

German manufacturer to bring more jobs to Newport News

Gov. Terry McAuliffe recently announced that 500 new jobs will be coming to Newport News.

Mobile app puts school menus at your fingertips

The free app — School Lunch by Nutrislice — can be downloaded for iPhones from Apple’s App Store and for Android phones from Google’s Play store. Also, the school system’s website provides a link: mychesterfieldschools.nutrislice.com.

NN and Hampton rally in honor of Michael Brown

Newport News and Hampton residents recently assembled at two separate events hosted in response to the recent shooting of a teen in Ferguson, Mo., at the hands of a police officer. Community members and local officials said they hoped a ...

Lindsey declares win in 90th House Dristrict

Democrat Joseph C. Lindsey, a Norfolk attorney will fill the 90th District House seat vacated by the resignation of Del. Algie Howell Jr.

Norfolk School Board approves Open Campus

The Norfolk School Board unanimously voted to open a special, redesigned program for dropouts and students who have fallen behind.

Teacher Profile: Rufus Johnson

Rufus Johnson is currently the Music Instructor at Harvie Elementary School in Henrico County.

Teacher Spotlight: Robyn Holder

Robyn Holder is beginning her second year of teaching first graders at Epes Elementary School.

Teacher Spotlight: Dr. Dominique James

Dr. Dominique James is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education.