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  1. Judge: John Hinckley can move out of his mother's houseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Times Herald-Record

    The man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan can move out of his mother's house in Virginia and live on his own, a federal judge ruled Friday.


  2. Turkey day dinner costs a little more this year but still a good dealRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Powhatan Today

    ... traditional meal to feed 10 adults will cost $52.30, up $1.74 from last year's average of $50.56, according to the Virginia Farm Bureau's annual grocery store price survey. The $52.30 meal includes a 16-pound turkey and a 4-pound bone-in ham, plus ...


  3. New CEO named for foundation that oversees WCVE public television and radio stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Powhatan Today

    ... stations. A 10-year veteran of public broadcasting on the national level has been named CEO of the newly created Virginia Foundation for Public Media that serves as the parent company of the nonprofit corporation that owns WCVE public television and ...


  4. Cigarette smoking among Virginia teens continues to decline, but...Read the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Powhatan Today

    Cigarette smoking among Virginia teenagers reached an all-time low in 2017, but the rate of electronic cigarette use among teens now exceeds that of conventional cigarettes, according to a new statewide survey. About 6.5 percent of Virginia teens who took the 2017 Virginia Youth Survey were defined as current smokers, meaning they reported having smoked cigarettes one or more times in the past 30 days.


  5. Three-year starter Matt Peart helps UConn hit the ground runningRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | News Times

    ... 1,000 yards in a span of four games, and topped the previous best four-game total set against Hofstra, Temple, Virginia and Baylor in 2008. The total is also more than the Huskies managed in 12 games in both the 2012 and '13 campaigns. "We got ...


  6. These farmers markets still are open, and many are holding holiday eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... matters - to your health, the community, even the local economy," said Tracy Herner, interim vice president of the Virginia Farmers Market Association and manager of the Williamsburg Farmers Market. Here's a list of local farmers markets that are ...


  7. VHSL Region 2D Football Semis: Union's Guerrant ready to take on GrahamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... He dissects game film for clues, tendencies and nuances. Kennedy, the 2017 Bristol Herald Courier Southwest Virginia defensive player of the year, is now on the football roster at Ferrum College. "Tanner kind of took Bryce under his belt and showed ...


  8. Amazon opposites: Austin, Dallas took very different approaches to wooing retail giantRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... Tuesday that it had chosen to split HQ2 and its 50,000 jobs between Long Island City in New York and Arlington, Virginia, Dallas moved into a state of mourning. At a somber news conference, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings talked about the changes Dallas ...


  9. Route 53 to remain closed through Friday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... Road) to Route 250 (Richmond Road). Road conditions and other real-time travel information can be found on the 511 Virginia website, the free VDOT 511 mobile app or by calling 511 from any phone in Virginia. VDOT updates are also on Facebook and the ...


  10. Friday's regional sports roundup: U.Va., Virginia Tech...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Virginia and Virginia Tech , both away from home, registered dramatic victories Friday in the NCAA tournament's round of 32. In Waco, Texas, the Cavaliers and Texas Tech played 110 scoreless minutes before U.Va. won 4-2 in penalty kicks to advance.


  11. Facebook's ex-security chief meets with Hill lawmakers, cites concerns ahead of 2020 electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... participated in a staff meeting, confirmed a spokesperson for the Senate panel's top Democrat, Mark Warner of Virginia. Representatives for top Republican and Democratic members on both committees declined to comment further. More than two years ...


  12. Powerful Virginia county could be headed for political transformationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... frustrated by crowded classrooms, traffic congestion and the rising cost of living in the county of 1.1 million - Virginia's most populous jurisdiction and its undisputed economic engine. Bulova, who has been on the board for 30 years, says she will ...


  13. About to be rebuilt, Foreman Field yields decades of football memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... were among the 15,000 on hand Oct. 3, 1936, for the debut of the $300,000 stadium, which then held 18,000. Virginia beat William and Mary 7-0 in what Norfolk Mayor W.R.L. Taylor called "a magnificent spectacle in a magnificent forum." The first high ...


  14. Prince William Republicans seek state investigation into school board chairman electionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Prince William County's Republican Party Friday asked Virginia election officials to investigate the outcome of the school board chairman election won by incumbent Democrat Babur Lateef , alleging that a phony campaign for an independent candidate skewed the results. In a letter sent to the state board of elections, William A. Card, the party committee chairman, said a political action committee called "Republicans for Stanley Bender" posted campaign signs at multiple polling stations in the county in an attempt to siphon away votes from Republican Alyson Satterwhite.


  15. Designer Barry Dixon is saying goodbye to Elway Hall, his Virginia estateRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... was built by Johnson Newlon Camden for his daughter Annie as a wedding present. Camden was a U.S. senator from West Virginia and an industrialist who helped John D. Rockefeller found Standard Oil Co. Camden's daughter married Gen. Baldwin Day ...


  16. Arrest in ICAC investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... and or frequently viewed sites. For more information regarding internet safety tips, please visit the Southern Virginia Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Website at MEDIA NOTE: Further questions regarding the ...


  17. Amazon's HQ2 in Northern Virginia seen as net positive for RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Powhatan Today

    ... Cafritz said. Internet retail giant Amazon's decision to locate part of its second headquarters in Northern Virginia could have some spillover effects for the Richmond region's economy. As part of its investment, Amazon said it plans to create about ...


  18. All Paws on DeckRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Pet Product News

    ... year donating more than 4,000 pounds of dog and cat food to Caring For Creatures, a no-kill animal sanctuary in Virginia. We also support Carolina Australian Cattle Dog Rescue & Rebound by sending Annamaet to foster homes when needed, especially for ...


  19. Man sentenced to minimum of 16 years in prison for sexual assault of childRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... claim the Saudi government has denied. A wildlife expert says a rare, two-headed snake found several months ago in Virginia near the nation's capital has died. The Washington Post reports state herpetologist JD Kleopfer said in a Facebook post this ...


  20. HTS 2018: VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | From The Rumble Seat

    ... the head-to-head matchups of our opponents in the 2018 season. This week we welcome the polite and well-mannered Virginia Cavaliers to the Flats. The typical Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets regular season schedule went to twelve games per season for ...