Essex County Newswire

Essex County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Essex County, VA.

Results 1 - 20 of 44 in Essex County, VA

  1. Katherine SydnorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Hobson Sydnor Jr.; her parents, William and Sarah Elizabeth Parr; and her brother, Ashby Parr. She was born in Essex County and grew up in Rexburg. She loved country music and sang and played guitar in the Rainbow Ramblers band that she and her ...

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  2. State Senatora s Report Sen. Ryan T. McDougleRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2016 | The record Online

    ... of her stuffed animals to the children who lost theirs in the tornado. I applaud Sheriff Stanley S. Clarke, the Essex County Sheriff's Office, Essex County Board of Supervisors chairman Stanley Langford, the Tappahannock Police Department, the ...

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  3. State Senatora s Report Sen. Ryan T. McDougleRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | The record Online

    ... of her stuffed animals to the children who lost theirs in the tornado. I applaud Sheriff Stanley S. Clarke, the Essex County Sheriff's Office, Essex County Board of Supervisors chairman Stanley Langford, the Tappahannock Police Department, the ...

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  4. Governor Terry McAuliffe to survey the damage done by a tornado that...Read the original story

    Feb 29, 2016 | The record Online

    Governor Terry McAuliffe will visit Essex County today to survey the damage done by a tornado that ripped through the Tappahannock area around 7:30 p.m. last night.

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  5. Tappahannock donation center overwhelmed with donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    ... sided), gift cards to places such as Walmart, Lowes, and Restaurants. Monetary donations can be made payable to Essex County Department of Social Services, PO Box 1004, Tappahannock, VA 22560 or you can make an online donation here. If you would ...

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  6. Essex Bank providing lunch for victims, volunteers and rescue workers in TappahannockRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... ions can be made at any Essex Bank office statewide. Checks should be made out to The American Red Cross, with "Essex County Relief" in the memo line. Essex Bank has added $2,000 to this fund as a corporate donation.

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  7. This photo from WAVY viewer Cliff Hitchcock shows the extensive damage in Waverly, Va. Feb. 24, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The Latest on a destructive storm that killed four, injured dozens and left a path of destruction from Southside Virginia to the Northern Neck: The National Weather Service has confirmed that two more tornadoes touched down in Virginia during a burst of severe weather that raked various locations around the state. Meteorologist Mike Rusnak said a survey crew assessed the damage in Essex County and confirmed Thursday that a twister had touched down a day earlier.

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  8. Residents beginning to pick up the pieces after storm hits TappahannockRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Residents in Tappahannock are out and about Thursday cleaning up after a nasty storm swept through the area on Wednesday. Shortly after 8:30 p.m. yesterday, Virginia State Police began responding to reports of severe storm damage in Essex County and the Town of Tappahannock.

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  9. Bibles survive storm that destroyed 145-year-old Tappahannock churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... least 25 people were hurt, according to Virginia State Police. There have been no confirmed fatalities in the Essex County town. "We were sitting in the middle of the home when it came through," Neil Harvey, who had a tree damage his house, said "It ...

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  10. Storms wallop VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Southwest Times

    ... e people were killed. And the storm destroyed at least 15 structures and injured 25 people as it passed through Essex County and the town of Tappahannock.

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  11. Inn offers free place to stay for Essex County storm victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    The Essex Inn in Tappahannock is offering a free place to stay for folks whose homes were destroyed by Wednesday's powerful storm in Essex County. "For those whose homes were damaged or destroyed in last night's tornadoes, our thoughts and prayers are with you," the innkeepers posted on Facebook.

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  12. How to help fellow Virginians impacted by February tornado outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    ... have been destroyed. While not confirmed tornadoes yet, at approximately 7:30 p.m., the storm passed through Essex County and the town of Tappahannock. At least 30 structures were damaged, with 15 completely destroyed. A total of 25 injuries ...

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  13. 7 killed as tornadoes touch down across U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WPMT-TV York

    ... as 73-year old Harris Dale Purvis, according to CNN affiliate WLBT. At least 20 people were reported injured in Essex County, Virginia, where one tornado was reported, according to the Virginia Department of Emergency Management. And in Tappahannock ...

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  14. Bibles survive tornado that destroyed 145-year-old Tappahannock churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    ... least 25 people were hurt, according to Virginia State Police. There have been no confirmed fatalities in the Essex County town. "We were sitting in the middle of the home when it came through," Neil Harvey, who had a tree damage his house, said "It ... 2 comments

  15. Seven dead after tornadoes, powerful storms hit the U.S. East Coast, SouthRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    ... as 73-year old Harris Dale Purvis, according to CNN affiliate WLBT. At least 20 people were reported injured in Essex County, Virginia, where one tornado was reported, according to the Virginia Department of Emergency Management. And in ...

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  16. East Coast, Midwest battered by strong storm systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... police said. At least 15 structures were destroyed and 25 injuries were reported when the storm passed through Essex County and the town of Tappahannock, about 45 miles northeast of Richmond, state police said. The injuries ranged from minor to ...

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  17. Severe storms leave behind a path of destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... injuries were reported, with at least two being serious. There were also reports of severe storm damage in Essex County and the town of Tappahannock as the storms rolled through the area. The Newport News Hazmat Team is heading to Tappahannock to ...

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  18. Child, two adults thrown from Waverly mobile homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    ... Geller, a spokeswoman for the state police, said in a news release. At least 20 people were reported injured in Essex County, Virginia, where one tornado was reported, according to the Virginia Department of Emergency Management. And in Tappahannock ...

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  19. Dozens hurt, buildings destroyed when tornado hit TappahannockRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    Wednesday's storms devastated the town of Tappahannock in Essex County. At least 25 people were hurt, according to Virginia State Police.

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  20. Storms pummel through Tappahannock; rescue underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | WCAV

    Virginia State Police say a rescue operation is underway in Tappahannock, Essex County, after storms rolled through the area Wednesday night. The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate.

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