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  1. Currituck takes Byrd Bowl trophy in blowoutRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Daily Advance

    ... of JR Williams on fourth down. What could happen next is another one for the record book: the Knights welcome Chesapeake, Virginia school Hickory to Barco this Friday. A victory would be the first in program history against a public school from the ...

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  2. Charles D. SikoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Globe

    ... Bob (Dawn) Sikonia, of Ironwood , and Greg Sikonia, of Chanhassen, Minn., niece-in-law, Valerie Sikonia, of Chesapeake, Va .; and great-nieces and great-nephews, Theresea, Elizabeth, Kristen, Scott, Steven, Connor and Evan. He was preceded in death ...

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  3. Car hits house after police chase in ChesapeakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    On August 26 around 4:30 p.m., an officer saw a vehicle that matched the description of a stolen car in the area of Berkley Avenue near the Norfolk city line. The suspect vehicle was involved in multiple accidents on Berkley Avenue during the pursuit.

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  4. Beach project starts in Va., despite Labor DayaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The York Daily Record

    ... 10 days to complete and if all goes as planned will begin this evening, said Mike Kay of Cottrell Contracting in Chesapeake, Virginia. According to a notice on the Town of Cape Charles website, "the sand fill will likely have an organic odor at the ...

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  5. DICK's Sporting Goods, Field & Stream kick off Grand Opening weekend in ChesapeakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    DICK'S Sporting Goods is kicking off their three-day Grand Opening weekend on Friday at their brand new Chesapeake location. The new store is located in the new Greenbrier Square shopping center just north of I-64, off Battlefield Boulevard.

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  6. Dollar store chains report weak sales growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | O-R Online

    ... ar Tree's were mixed. Dollar General, based in Goodlettsville, Tenn., has about 13,000 stores around the country. Chesapeake, Va.-based Dollar Tree has more than 14,000 stores, including Family Dollar, which it bought last year.

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  7. Dollar General, Dollar Tree report weak sales growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Albany Times Union

    ... were mixed. Dollar General, based in Goodlettsville, Tennessee, has about 13,000 stores around the country. Chesapeake, Virginia-based Dollar Tree has more than 14,000 stores, including Family Dollar, which it bought last year. Shares of Dollar Tree ...

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  8. Rabid cat aggressively chases, bites person in ChesapeakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Illinois says that the NCAA has decided forward Kipper Nichols will have to sit out the fall semester before playing CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Here's a look at Friday's NFL preseason games. : EXTRA MVP TIME -New England at Carolina, 7:30 p.m. NF CHESAPEAKE, Va.

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  9. US Marshals nab man wanted for role in Henrico motel murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | WTVR Richmond

    U.S. Marshals have arrested a 34-year-old man in Chesapeake wanted in connection with a deadly shooting at a Motel 6 in Henrico County's East End. Walter Darnell Adams, Jr., 20, of Sandston, was killed in the shooting.

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  10. Rabid cat captured in Chesapeake after chasing, biting a personRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The incident occurred on August 23 in the industrial park near the 900 block of Executive Court, according to the Chesapeake Health Department. If you or anyone you know has been bitten or scratched by any cat or animal in this area, please call the Chesapeake Health Department at 382-8672 or the Chesapeake Animal Control at 382-8080 as soon as possible.

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  11. New surveillance video shows Chesapeake homicide suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Chesapeake Police have released surveillance video showing the suspect in a homicide that occurred Wednesday, August 17 in the 1200 block of Bell Tower Arch. Officers found 25-year-old Timothy Croskey, lying on the ground with gunshot wounds around 5:30 p.m. that evening.

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  12. VA: HRT Buses to Increase Service Frequencies on Two Newport News RoutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Mass Transit

    ... out that will mainly affect the Southside. Other changes include two new express MAX bus routes serving Suffolk, Chesapeake and Virginia Beach, and expanded service to the Greenbrier area of Chesapeake, the release said.

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  13. Dollar Tree Shares Fall 7% in Premarket on Lower Sales OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | TheStreet.com

    ... to $88.10 in premarket trading. The company sells everything from kitchen goods to cosmetics for low prices. The Chesapeake, Va.-based bargain shop operator reported second-quarter results Thursday. It lowered its sales outlook for the full fiscal ...

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  14. Dollar Tree (DLTR) Stock Slumps as Q2 Results Miss EstimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | TheStreet.com

    Shares of Dollar Tree were sliding 6.25% to $89 in pre-market trading on Thursday after the company posted lower-than-expected earnings and revenue for the 2016 second quarter. Before the opening bell, the Chesapeake, VA-based discount retailer reported earnings of 72 cents per diluted share, while analysts were looking for 73 cents per share.

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  15. How DeMatha Football uses yoga, Pilates to beat the heatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... equivalent to that of hot yoga, gives our guys, we feel, a mental edge." DeMatha opens its season Friday in Chesapeake, Virginia, against Oscar Smith, one of the best teams in the state. The predicted high temperature that day is a balmy 94 degrees. ...

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  16. Gibbs & Cox Appoints Kevin Prince Vice President, Engineering GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Freshnews

    ... . Independent and privately held, Gibbs & Cox is headquartered in Arlington, VA, with offices in Newport News and Chesapeake, VA; New York, NY; Philadelphia, PA; New Orleans LA., and Washington, D.C.. Learn more at www.gibbscox.com .

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  17. Szyperski nominated ABA vice chairmanRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The record Online

    ... Midland, Texas. • Vice chairman, Jeffrey M. Szyperski, chairman, president and chief executive officer, Chesapeake Bank, Kilmarnock. • Treasurer, George W. Hermann, president and chief executive officer, Windsor Federal Savings, ...

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  18. Chesapeake 5 mins ago 10:37 a.m.Chesapeake firefighter facing federal charge of soliciting a minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    The United States Attorney's office is taking over the case of a Chesapeake Fire Lieutenant accused of soliciting a minor online. Police arrested Thomas Almberg , 49, back in June and charged him with 10 counts of using a communication device to solicit a minor, and two counts of taking indecent liberties with a minor.

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  19. Virginia moving forward on juvenile justice plan, but advocates push...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... the juvenile justice system. A Virginia task force is moving forward on a plan to build a new youth prison in Chesapeake as part of a plan to transform the state juvenile justice system, but advocates want to stop the project until the rest of the ...

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  20. Track champs crowned at stripRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | The Daily Advance

    ... night as he claimed his second track championship, making it back-to-back for the young gun. Randy Trahan of Chesapeake, Virginia, worked extra hard to claim his title in the TOP ET Class. "I have been close numerous times but fate just didn't deal ...

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