24 Localities To Get Grants For School Resource Officers
Two dozen localities in Virginia are getting state grants to place school resource officers in public schools.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Suspect Named In Deadly Fight In Hopewell
UPDATE: After an extensive investigation by the Criminal Investigative Unit a warrant was obtained on Joseph M. Claiborne in connection with the death of Burton W. Revish.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
670 military kids get scholarships
Female enlisted hoping to land a spot on a sub have at least two more years until they'll get their... More than $1 million in scholarships will be awarded to 670 military children in July through the 'Scholarships for Military Children' program.
Storm causes havoc
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO A tree fell onto house on Fairview Ave in Hopewell. Also a branch came through the car port, which damage an RV.
Power outages force delays & closures in Prince George and Petersburg
Thousands in Central Virginia's are still feeling the impact from Thursday's storms that have caused a number of schools and businesses to close or open on a delay.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Damaged bridge closed indefinitely
BLAKE BELDEN/HOPEWELL NEWS/NEWS-PATRIOT VDOT closed off the bridge at Route 10 and Wards Creek Road in Prince George to undergo inspection and repair.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Torch run through Tri-Cities
JAMES PEACEMAKER JR./HOPEWELL NEWS/NEWS-PATRIOT Runners participating in the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics slap hands with kids at William A. Walton Elementary School in Prince George on Thursday morning as they kick off the local leg of the run.
Fighting hunger for 30 years
ASHLEY MCLEOD/HOPEWELL NEWS/NEWS-PATRIOT Ed Henry, who began to volunteer after retiring from a desk job, sorts through donations with Bernadette Hargett.
Murder suspect found in PG
A man was arrested in Prince George this week, charged with first-degree murder in the death of an 86-year-old woman.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Virginia Farm Bureau
Prince George Farm Bureau working to assist county Animal Control
Prince George County Farm Bureau has taken steps to build a relationship with local animal control officers after some agricultural animals were seized from a local farm.
Fri May 31, 2013
She believes in tutoring
When Virginia ended state-funded tutoring for students, Demetria Jennings decided to turn that setback for her company into an opportunity.
Wed May 29, 2013
Mother charged in child's death
A 22-year-old mother has been arrested in connection with the death of a 20-month-old child.
Tue May 28, 2013
Mother charged after child dies
A Prince George County mother is charged with two counts of abuse/child neglect after her 17-month-old child died over the weekend.
Mon May 27, 2013
U.Va. unveils new poverty measure
A new poverty measure developed by University of Virginia demographers shows Southside's poverty rate is lower than under standard poverty measures.
Sun May 26, 2013
Baby found dead; 2-month-old rushed to hospital in Prince George
Police are investigating after an 18-month-old was found dead - and a two-month-old baby was rushed to the hospital - Sunday evening in Prince George County.