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Hampton Roads Daily Press
Report: Hanover County explosion at warehouse leaves one injured
An explosion at a warehouse in Hanover County destroyed a building and left one person injured, according to a report from the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
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Warehouse explosion injures 1 in Hanover County
Hanover Fire and EMS battalion chief J.T. Williams tells media outlets that the explosion was reported shortly before 4 a.m. Wednesday at a warehouse on South Washington Highway.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Trio arrested for a inside joba in Ashland
Two women and one man are in jail accused of hatching up and executing a plan to steal money from an Ashland business where the women worked, Ashland Police Lt.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Robbery, attempted holdup may be linked In one case, a man wearing...
An early morning attempted robbery at a Spotsylvania County convenience store Sunday and a robbery at an Ashland convenience store less than an hour later may be linked, police said.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Thieves steal valuables from Hanover gym parking lots
Officers say these suspects stole purses from cars in gym parking lots in Hanover Officers say these suspects stole purses from cars in gym parking lots in Hanover Officers say these suspects stole purses from cars in gym parking lots in Hanover Officers say these suspects stole purses from cars in gym parking lots in Hanover A man and woman broke ... (more)
Suspects Break Into, Rob Vehicles in Mechanicsville Gym Parking Lots
The Hanover County Sheriff's Office seeks the public's help in identifying two suspects who have broken into and stolen from multiple vehicles parked in gym parking lots in the Mechanicsville area.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Volunteer firefighters collect donations for Ashland family after weekend house fire
A Hanover county family that lost everything in a fire over the weekend is getting help from the firefighters who put out the blaze.
Hampton Roads Daily Press
McDonnell proposes seed money for slavery museum
Gov. Bob McDonnell is proposing to give $11 million to Richmond to develop a Slavery and Freedom Heritage Site, including $5 million to design and build a slavery museum.
Women: A small but loud voice in local politics
Women may make up half of the county's population but they only account for 16 percent of its decision-makers.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Is It Legal to Install Cameras in Restrooms?
Yes, according to Virginia restaurant and club owner Dennis Smith, who installed a camera in the men's restroom after "years of vandalism," reports the Richmond Times-Dispatch .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Neighbors Concerned After Suspicious Person Offers Cheesecake to Child
HANOVER A neighborhood is on edge after suspicious activity from a person going door to door that even made some kids feel uncomfortable.
Deputies: Mechanicsville teen slams into 65-year-old checking flat tire
The Hanover County Sheriff's Office was called to Old Cavalry Drive and Gettysburg Lane, which is in the Battlefield Green subdivision, Monday around 8 a.m. for a crash involving a pedestrian.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Share a Holiday Meal with 8News and Martin's
"Many folks in our area are either without jobs, disabled, or working and just don't make enough money to have all the things they need at home," says Harriet Long, Henrico's Christmas Mother.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Teen Who Died in Hanover Crash Wasn't Wearing Seatbelt
The Hanover County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal crash that killed an 18-year-old on Wednesday evening.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Mother of twins murdered by estranged husband addresses mental health issues
Governor McDonnell told WTOP radio on Tuesday morning that he's making preliminary recommendations for the upcoming two-year budget and will announce his recommendations next week.
Ex-Youth Pastor in Va. Pleads Guilty to Embezzling
A former youth minister in Hanover County faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to embezzlement.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Bullets Found on Hanover School Bus
The first was discovered on Monday. The second on Friday morning. But parents didn't find out right away and say they aren't happy they weren't told about it sooner.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Ashland Olde Time Holiday Parade returns to town Sunday
The Ashland Olde Time Holiday Parade has become a cherished tradition ushering in the busy Thanksgiving and Christmas season.