Sen. Mark Warner declares victory

Sen. Mark Warner has declared himself the winner in his race against Ed Gillespie.

Rosalyn Dance victorious in 16th District Virginia Senate race

Del. Rosalyn Dance is moving up to the state Senate.

Pa. abduction suspect tied to Richmond girl who was kidnapped, raped and burned

She stumbled into the business naked, bleeding and burned. And in desperate need of help.

Efforts in place to strengthen Virginia's housing policy

Executive Order 32 has been issued to advance critical components of Virginia’s housing policy agenda.

VSU President Keith Miller resigns

Virginia State University President Keith T. Miller is stepping down.

Unmanned Antares rocket explodes on launch

Some debris may wash up on beaches around Wallops and may contain hazardous materials. If you find any debris from the explosion do not approach it and call the Wallops Incident Response team at 757-824-1295.

Henrico County DUI victims profiled in new Virginia FAces of Drunk Driving site

Last year Henrico County had 313 alcohol-related crashes resulting in 177 injuries and eight fatalities.

Female drum majors make history

The Petersburg High School (PHS) marching band is making History. For the first time, all three drum majors are females.

Local business leaders, educators and agency directors support early learning

Early childhood leaders from all corners of the Commonwealth recently gathered in Richmond for the annual meeting of the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation.

Changing how teachers function in K-12 classroom atmoshpheres

A teacher is always learning with students, about students, from and for students. Teachers don't have all the answers, but they helps students find answers.

Tiffany Lee: The college student and young professional

One thing I’ve learned about domestic violence is that if you don’t know the red flags, you won’t see them when they are waved in front of your face.

Survivors of Murdered Victims club

“He made me feel beautiful and unappreciated by others. Then he became jealous and controlling. My fear! His threats! My shame! Then…he murdered me! HEAR my words. SEE the signs. BECOME PROACTIVE in domestic violence awareness!"

Sonja Holt: The overcomer/advocate

A passion grew inside of me and I knew that I wanted to help others, speak out and dispel age old myths about domestic violence.

LJ: The bag lady

I still loved him and that should’ve been enough to carry us through any crisis, I thought.

Aynoit Asher: The battered mom turned healer

I left. I walked out with the clothes on my back. I didn't know where I was going or if my family would help.