Charles City County Newswire

Charles City County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Charles City County, VA.

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  1. Police Recover Shovels from Delvin Barnesa HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    New information has been revealed in the case of a Charles City County man accused in two violent abductions: search warrants in the Delvin Barnes case have just been released. When police searched Barnes' home in Charles City County, they discovered two distinct items: A round point shovel and a square point shovel.

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  2. New Kent Lions Club annual Shrimp FeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Visitors ate about 400 pounds ofshrimp while supporting eye sight preservation at the New Kent County Lions Club Shrimp Feast on Aug. 22. For $30, visitors got access to an all-you-can-eat steamed shrimp while listening to live music by Timberwolf.

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  3. Shrimp feast proceeds to serve community sightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Visitors can eat their weight in shrimp while supporting eye sight preservation at the New Kent County Lions Club Shrimp Feast on Aug. 22. For $30, visitors get access to an all-you-can-eat shrimp selection while listening to live music by Timberwolf. A portion of the money raised will go toward purchasing glasses and providing eye and hearing screenings to those in need in New Kent and Charles City counties, said Keith Fuhrmeister, an event organizer.

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  4. Whatever Happened To ... the eagle rescued from its nest at the Norfolk Botanical GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... from their nest - the Norfolk eaglets were released with loads of hoopla at Berkeley Plantation in Charles City County. By then, the story of the motherless chicks had captured international attention. They'd been celebrities from egg stage, thanks ...

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  5. Child who died from rare form of meningitis had big blue eyes that could light up a roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | WTVR Richmond

    Sunday afternoon little Riley Crowell, age 3, took a swim in his family's backyard pool. Swimming, his parents said, was one of Riley's favorite things to do.

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  6. Lamont Bagby Wins Special ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    ... t of the vote. Bagby will serve until January. The district covers parts of Henrico, Richmond and all of Charles City County.

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  7. Democrat Lamont Bagby won a special election for Virginia's 74th House DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | NBC12

    Democratic candidate Lamont Bagby won a resounding victory in a special election to replace the seat vacated by embattled politician Joe Morrissey on Tuesday. Bagby defeated Independent David Lambert for the 74th House district seat that covers parts of Richmond, but mostly east Henrico and Charles City County.

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  8. [Left to Right] Independent David Lambert and Democrat Lamont BagbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | NBC12

    Two candidates are vying for the 74th House district seat that covers parts of Richmond, but mostly east Henrico and Charles City County. Democrat Lamont Bagby and Independent David Lambert are both hoping to replace Morrissey until what would have been the end of his term in January.

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  9. Clark Ed with eagle (sent to us) 11212 CCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... Aerial surveys of the James River basin in March and April show 236 pairs of eagles. 51 of those are in Charles City County between Williamsburg and Richmond. Eagle expert Bryan Watts says the current eagle count is probably the highest along the ...

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  10. Happy 100th birthday to Big MamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | NBC12

    A Charles City County woman recently celebrated her birthday. This was not an ordinary birthday, Mrs. Ruth Washington just turned 100.

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  11. New craft bourbon distillery is a first for Newport NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... in the production of their small-batch bourbon. "With award-winning corn and grains from Renwood Farm in Charles City County, the generous support of the Commonwealth and the City of Newport News, and our unique downtown location engulfed in the ...

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  12. Mecklenburg trustees tap interim school superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | SoVaNow.com

    Trustees on the Mecklenburg County School Board named Dr. Janet C. Crawley as part-time temporary interim Superintendent of Schools at a special meeting Thursday night, June 25. Crawley retired as Superintendent of Charles City County Schools at the end of the 2014 school year, leaving a position she had held since 1999. Since then she's served as an adjunct professor teaching graduate level courses in educational administration and supervision at Virginia State University in Petersburg.

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  13. Eagles continue their advance along James RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... supported only 18 breeding pairs of eagles, and as recently as 2000, the river supported only 57 pairs. Charles City County alone now supports 51 pairs. The concentration of pairs within this historic county is part of a larger pattern of ...

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  14. Joe's Job: Food runner on the Spirit of NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... the atmosphere. I love Tidewater. The water does something to you," said Marsha Charity, a visitor from Charles City County.

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  15. Cousin comes across horrific wreck, finds officer trapped inside after collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    Two sheriff's deputies were listed in stable condition at VCU Medical Center Thursday morning, one day after they were involved in a horrific crash on Route 5, near Glebe Lane, in Charles City County. The deputies crashed into each other while in pursuit of a suspect Wednesday afternoon.

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  16. Charles City Sheriff: Suspect caught after crash injures captain and investigatorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | NBC12

    A suspect is now in custody, after authorities say he ran from the scene of a crash with a Charles City Sheriff's Department captain and an investigator who were both pursuing him. The Charles City sheriff confirmed the suspect was caught Wednesday evening, hours after a crash on Route 5. It started as a traffic stop near The Glebe Lane and Route 5. State Police say a 2011 Dodge Charger, belonging to the Charles City County Sheriff's Office, was driving westbound with its siren blaring.

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  17. Andrew Leroy WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | NBC12

    ... is completed by Virginia State Police. State Police say that on Wednesday afternoon, two unmarked Charles City County Sheriff's vehicles collided on Route 5 while pursuing a suspect in an SUV. The SUV, allegedly driven by Williams, also crashed and ...

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  18. How this farmer caught fleeing sex offender who was wearing only underwearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    ... according to law enforcement, is Andrew Leroy Williams . Williams is a convicted sex offender who fled Charles City County deputies during a traffic stop Tuesday afternoon on Route 5. While pursuing Williams, two sheriff's cruisers crashed into each ...

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  19. Suspect captured on farm after Charles City deputies crash during high-speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    An hours-long manhunt connected to a high-speed chase that injured a Charles City County Sheriff's Office captain and detective Wednesday afternoon along Route 5 has ended. Virginia State Police Spokesperson Sgt.

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  20. Pursuit ends in three-car crash; two deputies flown to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Two Charles City County deputies were seriously hurt following a pursuit Wednesday afternoon that led to a five-hour hunt for driver, according to the Richmond Times-Dispatch. The incident started about 1:25 p.m. when a deputy tried to make a traffic stop on the car, Charles City County Sheriff Javier Smith told the newspaper.

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