Portsmouth Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Statues and Libs: 'White Supremacist' Columbus vs. Singer PrinceRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2017 | NewsBusters.org

    ... of color throughout American history, many are requesting celebrity statues to be built in their place." In Portsmouth, Virginia, a similar group has petitioned for a Confederate statue to be replaced with "hip-hop queen" Missy Elliot. (The issue ...

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  2. New school year, new code of conduct in Portsmouth schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... much for another stab at 19-0. Seven months after shutting down the Atlanta Falcons late in a dramatic Super Bow PORTSMOUTH, Va (WAVY) - Big changes are coming to the Portsmouth school district this year. A new code of conduct aims to reduce the ...

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  3. Hampton Roads school districts start school year with teacher vacanciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... is where the deficiencies are: 39 elementary, 6 secondary and 2 special education classroom teaching positions. Portsmouth: 40 -Cherise Newsome, spokeswoman for Portsmouth Public Schools said the shortages are in critical areas like Special ...

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  4. Newport News contractor wants to open showroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Hampton Roads Transit, which operates public transportation in Hampton, Newport News, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach. "It is an honor to serve as Chairman of this board at a time when transportation is such an important part of ...

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  5. Why haven't you shared your thoughts about Rizzo statue with the city?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... glorify a man who wanted to extinguish black and Native peoples, we should honor members of our community." In Portsmouth, Va., there's talk of replacing a reviled Confederate monument with one of hometown heroine Missy Elliott. "Missy is all of us. ...

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  6. Man injured in Portsmouth shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Four Newport News police officers flew to Houston this week to deliver supplies needed in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. FOXBOROUGH, Mass.

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  7. Chesapeake Sheriff's Office promotes first African-American to rank of ColonelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... He also graduated from the Virginia Beach Sheriff's Office Law Enforcement Academy, as well as from the Portsmouth Police Department's SWAT and K-9 Patrol Academy. Bennett has been honored with the "Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Award," the 2014 ...

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  8. Arts in the Park to bring dozens of crafters to Buckroe Hampton on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... 236 said they will be attending. Vendors include Auntie Alice's Kettle Corn in Richmond, Beads by Sonya from Portsmouth, Glassworks by Marion, Long Creek Pottery and many more. Some vendors are traveling from as far as Moyock, N.C. "The Buckroe ...

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  9. Treating Digestive IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Myles Garrett's NFL debut for the Browns won't happen for weeks. The top overall pick in this year's draft will miss Sunday PORTSMOUTH, Va.

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  10. Pet Pal of the Week: TrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Myles Garrett's NFL debut for the Browns won't happen for weeks. The top overall pick in this year's draft will miss Sunday PORTSMOUTH-Va.

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  11. Legal Matters: School Bus SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Myles Garrett's NFL debut for the Browns won't happen for weeks. The top overall pick in this year's draft will miss Sunday PORTSMOUTH Va.

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  12. In the Kitchen: Cajun Shrimp ScampiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Myles Garrett's NFL debut for the Browns won't happen for weeks. The top overall pick in this year's draft will miss Sunday PORTSMOUTH, Va.

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  13. IAHR: Skye ZentzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Myles Garrett's NFL debut for the Browns won't happen for weeks. The top overall pick in this year's draft will miss Sunday PORTSMOUTH, Va.

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  14. First Warning Traffic - Thursday bridge opening schedule and lane closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... to Route 164 east (Exit 9-B) in Suffolk will be closed August 27-31 from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. Route 164 Eastbound, Portsmouth: Full ramp closures and alternating lane closures across all lanes as follows. Detours will be in place: Alternating lane ...

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  15. Dennis J. SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Journal

    ... (from walleye to wahoo), and ferocious card games filled their lives. Surviving Dennis are his wife Movane of Portsmouth, VA; son Jay and wife Erica Smith; grandsons - Tyler Patrick Smith and Colin Dennis Smith all of Richmond, VA; siblings - Cleone ...

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  16. Portsmouth Police Department to hold "Cover the Cruiser" fundraising eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    This might be the only time you can "vandalize" a squad car without repercussions - it's all in the name of charity! According to their Facebook page , the Portsmouth Police Department will hold a "Cover the Cruiser" fundraising event to benefit the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Thursday. The event will take place at the Wawa located at 4005 Victory Blvd. from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. A marked squad car will be in the parking lot, waiting to be covered with "Law Enforcement Torch Run" icons whenever a donation is made to the Special Olympics.

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  17. Drop in ridership squeezes HRT financesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... after last year's subsidy surprise takes hold. Federal dollars could make up the amount that Newport News and Portsmouth will owe Hampton Roads Transit by the end of this fiscal year, officials said Wednesday at HRT's first financial advisory ...

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  18. Vehicle overturns in Portsmouth accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    It's time for the American Music Festival to takeover the Oceanfront, you can get your groove on by the bay and there's a party at the pier! Recently, our world and community have been divided but one Norfolk family is spreading love in a simple, yet powerful way.

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  19. Portsmouth Police looking for third suspect in assault, street robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Police say the victim was physically assaulted by three suspects. The victim followed the suspects into Norfolk and was physically assaulted.

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  20. Judge clears a path to innocence claim; Virginia justices may hear 1977 rape case of Chesapeake manRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... of a rape he pleaded guilty to almost 40 years ago are objecting to recent findings of fact in the case by a Portsmouth judge. The development appears to clear the way for the Virginia Supreme Court to decide whether to grant Roy Watford III, of ...

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