Spotsy man convicted of carjacking 21-year-old man was also found...
A Spotsylvania County man was convicted of four felonies Tuesday in connection to a carjacking and abduction in Caroline County.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Spotsy woman stabbed husband, police say A Spotsylvania County woman...
Spotsylvania deputies were called to a residence on Lancaster Ring Road around 1 p.m. for a reported stabbing, said Capt.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Pedestrian Hit Twice on I-95 in Fredericksburg
A man walking in the left lane of northbound I-95 near mile marker 131.6 in Fredericksburg was struck by two cars in the early morning hours Friday, Sgt.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Spotsy considers relaxed volunteer training Spotsylvania fire...
Volunteer firefighters in Spotsylvania County are making headway in a push to relax training requirements that they say are impractical.
Stafford woman robbed twice, trio arrested Three arrested in...
Three people have been arrested in connection with robberies in Stafford County earlier this month in which the same victim was robbed twice in less than 10 hours, police said.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Storm Central: Flash Flood Watch as Storms Subside in Fredericksburg Area
Thursday 6:30 p.m. - The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for the City of Fredericksburg and the counties of Spotsylvania, Stafford and King George through Thursday evening.
Storm knocks out power to thousands
King Geoge is getting reports of trees down and on power lines but "nothing more than a normal storm," said Steve Lynd, deputy emergency management coordinator for King George Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services.
First Warning Weather coverage of severe storms
WATCH LIVE: If you're in Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Stafford, or King George seek shelter.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Wednesday Weather: Forecasters Talk of Derecho Conditions
Thunderstorms heading to the area Wednesday afternoon into Thursday have the potential to produce "a significant weather event," the National Weather Service reported.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Dominion Raceway seeks noise exemption Latest request from developers ...
The raceway is asking that it be exempt from Spotsylvania County's noise restrictions until 11 p.m. on Fridays and weekends - an hour later than the noise ordinance allows.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Heartless VDOT resists installing light
I applaud your efforts in support of the King George woman seeking help from VDOT in the installation of a stoplight at the scene of a traffic fatality ["Grieving woman asks VDOT for stoplight," June 5].
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Spotsylvania offices, ex-officers sue for overtime
Spotsylvania County is being sued by about 150 current and former law enforcement officer who claim they're owed a half million dollars in unpaid overtime.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
City School Board goes paperless Officials received Acer tablets this week to make their jobs easier.
Preparing for monthly Fredericksburg School Board meetings will get significantly easier for Debbie Wright, the clerk of the School Board.
6 Weekend Picks in Fredericksburg
A map is available at the Fredericksburg Visitor Center . Participating galleries include: Fredericksburg Visitor Center Ponshop Artworks in the Atrium Tonya M. Richey Studio Gallery Art First Gallery Brush Strokes Gallery Wegner Wildlife Gallery Artful Dimensions Gallery 2 - Fredericksburg Theatre Ensemble presents Sylvia - 8 p.m. Friday, June 7, ... (more)
Flash Flood Watch Issued for Region
Heavy rainfall is expected through Friday night in the Fredericksburg region, the National Weather Service reported.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Field & Stream
Potential World Record Snakehead Was Almost Dinner
Caleb Newton of Spotsylvania, Virginia caught this 36-inch long, 17-pound, 6-ounce snakehead from a Potomac River tributary near Stafford, Virginia on June 1. The fish could best the current world record fish, caught in 2004 in Japan, by two ounces.
Ashland lawyer named General District Court judge
Hugh S. Campbell, 48, of Ashland-based Campbell & Campbell, P.C., will take over the vacancy left behind by Judge Peter Trible's retirement.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Spotsylvania fire chief retiring Chris Eudailey is stepping down...
Spotsylvania County Fire Chief Chris Eudailey is retiring in December after more than two decades at the helm of the Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Military Enlistee Recognition Ceremony Wednesday
More than 100 local high school seniors will be honored Wednesday at the second annual Military Enlistee Recognition Ceremony, sponsored by Our Community Salutes of Greater Fredericksburg .
Of course slap-happy pols approved raceway
I was dismayed, but not surprised, at the Spotsylvania Board of Supervisors decision to approve the raceway complex in Thornburg.