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  1. Virginia Beach artist creates mural of Heather Heyer in CharlottesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A Virginia Beach artist, Sam Welty, who is known for painting murals traveled to Charlottesville and created a mural in Heather Heyer's honor. The mural is done with chalk, but features a close-up of Heather's face and says, "Our hearts are broken, but we are forever proud of her."

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  2. Coast Guard rescues 3 from boat taking on water near CBBTRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Coast Guard crews from Coast Guard Station Little Creek rescued three people Thursday after their boat began taking off water. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads in Portsmouth received a radio call around 6:20 p.m. that a 27-foot Bayliner boat with three people aboard was taking on water near the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel.

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  3. Local teen enlists in the Marine Corps, then gets call to model with IMG WorldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A Hampton Roads teen is in the middle of two very different worlds: the Marine Corps and modeling with one of the top agencies worldwide, all thanks to a candid photo from prom. Trevor Jones never thought of himself as a model.

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  4. Future postpones Virginia dates after Charlottesville tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Rapper Future has postponed his Virginia Beach and Charlottesville concert dates after the tragic events that took place in Charlottesville last weekend, according to Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater's Facebook page .

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  5. Trial set for Virginia Beach man accused of murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Richard Gregory Jr., is charged with second degree murder and use of a firearm for the May 8th death of Erica Alford. According to Tasha Gordon, her and 29-year-old Alford were riding when Alford stopped at a nearby store to pick up Gregory.

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  6. Portion of Lynnhaven Parkway to remain closed for several hours due to fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Both directions of Lynnhaven Parkway are closed between Indian River Road and Pleasant Valley Road. The closure is expected to last for several hours, Virginia Beach Police tweeted.

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  7. Take the family to the Brock Center for 'environmental inspiration'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Chesapeake Bay Foundation built the Brock Environmental Center to engage, inform, and inspire generations about the environment and how we can all help 'Save the Bay'. The Center, located at Pleasure House Point in Virginia Beach, Virginia, is an example of environmentally sensitive and smart building-among the first in the nation to embrace energy and water independence.

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  8. One injured in Virginia Beach shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Dispatchers received a call of gunshots at 10:05 p.m. Upon arrival at the scene, police found a male victim suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital.

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  9. Virginia Beach mayor sends letter of solidarity to CharlottesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    After the city saw violence - which turned out to be deadly - during a white supremacist rally over the weekend, Mayor Sessoms posted words of encouragement to Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer on his Facebook page condemning "hatred, bigotry and violence": The "Unite the Right" rally was organized by the white nationalist blogger and Charlottesville native Jason Kessler. It included white nationalist and other far-right groups protesting Charlottesville's plan to remove relics of its Confederate past, such as a statue of Confederate Gen.

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  10. People Taking Action: Local woman takes action for kids, teens and momsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Virginia Beach Mayor Will Sessoms was on hand encouraging nearly 100 local kids who just finished a summer reading program. His mom, Shericka Adams believed the camp would help him with the upcoming school year, "Well he was falling behind and I thought it would be essential for him to get some extra learning skills."

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  11. What to do in a drowning situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.- If you see a swimmer in distress, your first instinct might be to jump in the water to help, but is that the right decision? On Monday a 63-year-old man died while attempting to rescue another swimmer in distress off Cape Hatteras National Seashore. "This is something we see all too often.

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  12. Virginia Beach Police working barricade situation, suspect arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A suspect has been arrested after Virginia Beach Police officers worked a barricade situation in the 5500 block of Keydet Drive Monday night. At 4 p.m. Monday, officers attempted to issue a warrant to the resident of the home.

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  13. LifeNet Health to expand Virginia Beach headquarters, add 321 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The company will invest $12.25 million to expand in three additional locations in Virginia Beach. Currently, LifeNet Health has four locations in Virginia Beach.

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  14. Hall of Fame golfer Ernie Els hosts 'Els for Autism Pro-Am' in Virginia BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Professional golfer Ernie Els, a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame, is in Virginia Beach to host the Els for Autism Pro-Am Invitational at the Princess Anne Country Club. The charity golf tournament benefits the Els for Autism Foundation , Ryan Owens Foundation, Families of Autistic Children in Tidewater and the Virginia Autism Project .

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  15. Man suffers life threatening injuries in Virginia Beach shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    At 2:24 p.m., officers recieved a report of a gunshot wound in the 5600 block of Summit Arch. When they arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.

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  16. Virginia Beach SPCA lowering adoption fees to help clear the shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Adult dogs have a $100 discount, making their adoption fee just $75. Adult cats have a $40 discount, making their adoption fee just $35 As of August 3, the shelter had 48 canine adoptions and 69 feline adoptions since they started the promotion on July 18.

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  17. Pat Robertson hospitalized after horseback riding incident, CBN saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Dr. M.G. "Pat" Robertson has been hospitalized after sustaining injuries from a horseback riding fall Friday, according to the Christian Broadcasting Network . Robertson, 87, founded the CBN in 1961.

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  18. Virginia Beach Police respond to motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    More than one person was taken to the hospital. A Nightingale Regional Air Ambulance was initially called to the scene but was cancelled.

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  19. Chesapeake Mom concerned about Confederate flag during Veterans Day ParadeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 11 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Chante Cross said her daughter has blossomed after being in Girl Scouts for more than three years. She said her daughter used to be very quiet and mumbled when she spoke.

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  20. Local music with MSG playing blues on Coast LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    M.S.G. The Acoustic Blues Trio performs traditional Piedmont blues. Two-thirds of the group perform live on our stage in anticipation of their September 9th performance in Virginia Beach.

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