PG board OKs impound lots, fee for vehicles
The Prince George Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the operation of a vehicle impound facility on Union Branch Road for matters related to the non-payment of personal property taxes, as well as to administrate a daily storage fee for county regulated impound facilities, on Tuesday night.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Pair guilty in crime spree
A woman involved in a string of robberies throughout Prince George County faces up to 160 years in prison after being convicted of multiple counts of breaking and entering and grand larceny in Prince George Circuit Court on Thursday afternoon.
Restored firetruck sparks memories
CAITLIN DAVIS/HOPEWELL NEWS/NEWS-PATRIOT The 1957 members of Company 1 sit atop the restored 1943 Seagrave firetruck.
Bond set for man charged with trying to kill police
The man shot by Hopewell officers after police say he rammed his truck into cruisers Oct. 13 was granted bond in court on Tuesday, despite statements from police that he threatened to get revenge.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
PG board wants stormwater fee to be more fair
The Board of Supervisors rejected a proposed stormwater runoff fee last week, saying they want it to be more fair to landowners before they would approve it.
Crashes kill two in PG, Chester
Two people are dead following separate crashes in our area over the long holiday weekend.
VDOT says it can't yield to demand for stop light
Members of the Prince George community are demanding the installation of a stoplight at a dangerous intersection on Prince George Drive, but regulations mandated by the federal government have prevented it from happening.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
One person dead after accident on I-95 in Prince George
Virginia State Police are investigating a single car accident that has left one person dead on I-95 in Prince George County.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Washington, D.C. awards top honor to Prince George elementary school
A sea of students flooded the front of L.L. Beazley Elementary School Friday, as school staff raised a National Blue Ribbon School flag honoring exemplary high performance.
Missing persona s car found on bridge two days ago
Prince George Police are asking the public if they have any information about a missing person whose car was recently found unattended on a bridge.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Teen gets 10 years for prison attack, escape
A teen who broke out of a juvenile detention center after assaulting two officers in the facility was sentenced to 10 years in prison with 63 years suspended on Tuesday morning.
Prince George OKs cameras to catch school bus passers
Prince George drivers who speed by school buses at bus stops will soon be ticketed through the use of a surveillance camera attached to the bus in hopes of increasing the safety of students getting on and off of buses.
Virginia529 Awards Scholarships to Richmond-Area Youth
Like many 18-year-olds, Christine Banjo said goodbye to her family and headed off to college this fall.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
PG OKs fee for missing bus dropoff
Prince George County schools will begin cracking down on parents and guardians who fail to pick up their kids at the bus stop following a new penalty imposed by the School Board on Tuesday night.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Prince George middle school teacher charged for drunk in public at work
Early Tuesday morning a tip to school staff at J.E.J. Moore Middle School led to a teacher being called to the office.