Virginia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Prosecutor seeks special grand jury to probe inmate's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    A Virginia prosecutor is seeking to convene a special grand jury to investigate the 2015 death of a mentally ill inmate who was jailed on charges of stealing $5 worth of junk food. Portsmouth Commonwealth's Attorney Stephanie Morales filed a motion with the Portsmouth Circuit Court on Wednesday requesting a special grand jury in Jamycheal Mitchell's case.

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  2. Do you know who is watching your children?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    ... news story this writer will continue to objectively cover. However, listening to a licensing inspector with the Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) lay out just some of the guidelines for day cares - in this instance in-home daycares - I ...

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  3. Syracuse lands five players on Athlon All-ACC football teamRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    ... five selections ranked respectably compared to the rest of the conference (all things considered). Clemson and Virginia Tech tied for the lead, with 12 selections apiece, while FSU and Pitt both had 10. Duke and Miami both had nine players picked ...

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  4. Pro-life Groups Outraged that Disgraced, Dangerous and Reckless...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Christian Newswire

    ... state, and he has a long history of botched abortions and cutting corners; in fact, just last year the State of Virginia served Brigham's Fairfax clinic with a 52-page deficiency report and indefinitely suspended its license, calling the facility a ...

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  5. Premier pays visit to Mary Doyle on her 87th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Amherst Daily News

    ... friends in your thoughts and prayers this week. Thought for the week: "For many years, Anonymous, was a woman." - Virginia Woolf Mary Patterson is the Pugwash and area columnist for the Citizen-Record. If you have information for her, please call ...

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  6. Wednesday's regional sports roundup: U.Va. names former...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Just a day after Virginia won its fourth NCAA team title in the last five years, former U.Va. assistant and Duke player Andres Pedroso was hired to take over as head coach from Brian Boland.

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  7. MacArthur Center Mall offering FREE outdoor movie screeningsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Don't forget to grab a blanket or a lawn chair-the movies will be shown outside on the MacArthur Center Green. June 28th - "The Lego Batman Movie" - As a special treat, guests will get a preview of The Virginia Living Museum's upcoming exhibit "NATURE CONNECTS: Art with LEGO Bricks" running from Friday, July 22 through Sunday, November 26. July 5th - "Secret Life of Pets" - Bring your dogs and cats! The Norfolk SPCA will be onsite collecting donations for a supply drive, please bring pet food or a pet toy.

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  8. Va. attorney general urges collaboration in battling opioid crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring talks to Alexandria police, emergency services and city officials about the opioid crisis in Alexandria, on Wednesday. Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring came to Northern Virginia on Wednesday, a part of the state where the opioid epidemic has been relatively muted, to applaud efforts to prevent and treat addiction and encourage police and emergency workers to continue sharing information and strategies.

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  9. Decals with Bible verse removed from sheriff's office cruisers in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A sheriff's office in Virginia was ordered to remove a decal displaying a Bible verse from patrol cars in his department after a government attorney said they violated the separation of church and state. The small decals cited Matthew 5:9, which says in part, "Blessed are the peacemakers a " They were placed on the back of patrol cars belonging to the Montgomery County sheriff's office in Southwest Virginia last week.

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  10. Police To Ramp Up PatrolsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    ... Last year, during a five-day period through Memorial Day, there were 11 traffic deaths statewide, according to the Virginia State Police. The number was down from 14 in 2015. However it was higher than 2014, when eight people were killed in wrecks ...

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  11. Lumos Networks stockholders approve acquisition by EQT InfrastructureRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Virginia Business

    ... ervice provider in the mid-Atlantic region, serving customers with end-to-end connectivity in 26 markets throughout Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Ohio and Kentucky.

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  12. New Yorker sentenced to three years for scamming Virginia residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    A New York man who headed a racketeering operation that scammed numerous victims out of thousands of dollars was ordered Tuesday to serve three years in prison.

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  13. University of Virginia downsizing human-resources staffRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    About 40 full-time-equivalent staff positions at the University of Virginia could be on the chopping block as the university merges its human resources departments in the academic and medical divisions.

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  14. Family fosters children for 2 decades, See their amazing storyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KNOE-TV Monroe

    There are more than 5,000 foster children in Virginia right now, and a couple of area groups are looking for more families to help. One family in Albemarle County, Virginia has been fostering children for more than two decades, and they shared some of the benefits.

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  15. Lockn' Festival 2017 Announces Special Guest Additions & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | JamBase

    The 5th annual Lockn' Festival will be held at Oak Ridge Farm in Arrington, Virginia on August 24 - 27. Organizers of the festival have announced a handful of the collaborative performances for which Lockn' is known. The Avett Brothers will be joined by Bob Weir for their Lockn' debut.

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  16. Temecula, CA General Society of Mayflower Descendant, Adam Paul Green ...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... Stephen Hopkins went with the ship Sea Venture on a voyage to Jamestown, Virginia in 1609 as a minister's clerk, but the ship wrecked in the "Isle of Devils" (Bermuda). Stranded on an island for ten months, the passengers and crew survived on ...

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  17. Robert E. Lee was a traitor who fought for slavery, periodRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... rationale was the preservation of slavery, as the leaders of that rebellion asserted. Lee's decision to side with Virginia, because that was his home state, is little more than a shameful excuse. Virginians like Winfield Scott, George Henry Thomas ...

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  18. West Virginia reorganizing state's cyber security effortRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Gov. Jim Justice has directed the West Virginia Board of Risk and Insurance Management to take steps to protect personally identifiable information collected and kept by state agencies, including health information required by law to be kept private. In an executive order, Justice has also directed the West Virginia Office of Technology, to conduct risk management oversight to ensure cyber security of electronic records.

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  19. Arlington Pets of the Week: Beowulf and GrendelRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ARLnow.com

    ... ared Campaign . Becky's Pet Care provides professional dog walking and pet sitting in Arlington and all of Northern Virginia, as well as PetPrep training courses for Pet Care, CPR and emergency preparedness.

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  20. Civil War fort in Gloucester Point revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Hand-drawn map of strategic Civil War artillery position has been in Roanoke family's hands since the Civil War in Virginia. Hand-drawn map of strategic Civil War artillery position has been in Roanoke family's hands since the Civil War in Virginia.

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