Beleaguered church continues Thanksgiving missions

The celebratory mood at the event belied what the church has gone through this year. Earlier in the year, one of the ROC founders, Geronimo “Pastor G” Aguilar, was charged with sexual assault of minors and forced to resign as ...

Students take part in Thanksgiving reenactment

Students dressed in authentic Pilgrim and Indian clothing that they made themselves. They also took turns explaining how they came to live in America (what ship they rode on, where they landed, why they came, who assisted them when they ...

New recount rules give Obenshain hope

Around the nation, statewide recounts between 2000 and 2009 resulted in an average margin swing of 296 votes between the frontrunners, representing 0.027 percent of the statewide vote in those elections, according to the Center for Voting and Democracy.

Henrico considers May 1 start for meals tax

Before a meals tax could apply in Henrico, the Board of Supervisors would have to approve an ordinance establishing an effective date and other details, such as parameters for what purchases would be taxed. The board is expected to receive ...

Military consultant moves to Langley Research and Development Park

Threat Tec is expanding and moving to Hampton.

Overnight traffic delays

Newport News will experience significant traffic delays over the next few days.

SunTrust honors first Black U.S. Army Master Diver

SunTrust Bank recently recognized three U.S. Army veterans.

State senator 'distressed' over AG fundraising

“I am extremely distressed and concerned that the attorney general would fundraise for his friend Senator Obenshain at this time," said McEachin. "As our attorney general, Mr. Cuccinelli has oversight responsibilities for the looming recount. As the chief lawyer for ...

City crime trends downward in Richmond

[RPD] is a very focused department, said Major Scott Booth. “We try to go with what works. We try to put police officers focused in the right areas and focused on the right people. We don’t believe in ‘we’re going ...

Republicans red-faced as Democrats paint Virginia blue

Democrat Terry McAuliffe broke a streak of nine straight elections in which the party occupying the White House lost the Virginia governor’s race.

Revamped sculpture reflects city's industrial past

A Portsmouth sculpture has been placed at the entrance to Paradise Creek Nature Park.

Portsmouth mayor allegedly neglectful

Portsmouth Mayor Kenny Wright is being accused of failing to include city council in city business.

Rev. Al Sharpton speaks at First Baptist Church

Rev. Al Sharpton was the keynote speaker at the First Baptist Church 150th anniversary.

First Baptist Church celebrates 150th anniversary

First Baptist Church will culminate its 150-year history on Sunday, October 27 at its 10 a.m. worship service.

Governor McDonnell seeks NSU board resignations

Gov. McDonnell is seeking the resignations of NSU governing board members.