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Head of Va ed board concluding statewide tour
Board President David Foster will begin a two-day visit on Thursday to schools in the region that includes 15 school divisions.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Juvenile arrested in VSU crimes
On Tuesday, Virginia State University police made an arrest of a local juvenile they say was involved in the carjacking of a VSU student and a display of guns Monday.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Mob attack victim's family upset over dropped charges
The family of a man beaten to death outside his Colonial Heights apartment in February said they are frustrated that charges keep being dropped against the people accused of killing him.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Ashley Mack not to be prosecuted for estranged husband's murder
Charges against Ashley Mack are expected to be nolle prossed, or set aside, when she appears in court for her murder trial scheduled for Monday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Wife pleads not guilty to charges in estranged husband's death
During a court hearing Tuesday, Ashley Mack entered the plea on charges of murder, malicious wounding, malicious wounding by mob, mob: murder by lynching, and second-degree murder in the death of Rusty Mack.
University alerts students after robbery, carjacking near campus
Police are looking for a group of men who robbed and car jacked a Virginia State University student, according to an alert sent to students.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Petersburg Fire Injures 4, Displaces 2 Families
At approximately 10 a.m. on Nov. 30, crews from the Petersburg Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services responded to the Jefferson South of the James apartment complex at 1800 Boydton Plank Road.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
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Virginia resists the siren call of casinos
State by state, they ante up, betting on gambling taxes as the casino industry spreads to every corner of the country and most points in between.
Va. city suburb added to National Register
One of the largest and earliest planned suburbs in Colonial Heights has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Roll sales rise at Golden Corral on Thanksgiving
For many Americans it's a day's long endeavor to prepare a Thanksgiving meal. Well, imagine multiplying that process.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Officials feel response time for raging VDOT fire under par
The amount of time it took firefighters to respond to a Virginia Department of Transportation building fire was longer than Chesterfield Fire and EMS would like to see.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Colonial Heights to get Chipotle
If you have a craving for a massive burrito, you may soon not have to drive far to find one.
Fire destroys VDOT building, vehicles
A fire destroyed a large Virginia Department of Transportation warehouse in southern Chesterfield on Saturday, sending thick black smoke billowing into the sky.
Thieves hit two Colonial Heights jewelry stores
Colonial Heights detectives are now investigating two diamond store robberies, including an incident where a man tried on a necklace valued at more than $10,000 and then ran from the scene.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Cause of VDOT Shed Fire Under Investigation
An investigation is underway to determine the cause of a fire that occurred at the Virginia Department of Transportation's Richmond District complex late Saturday morning.
Judge agrees to move trial of wife accused in husbanda s death
The December trial for a woman accused of killing her estranged husband will be moved from Colonial Heights, according to CBS 6 senior reporter Wayne Covil.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Fire investigated at VDOT building
Officials say Chesterfield County and Colonial Heights fire departments responded Saturday morning to the fire at the off-site storage building.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Guard, inmates guilty of bribery
Two inmates and a former correctional officer could serve many years of imprisonment and pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in restitution for their involvement in bribery and possession of marijuana at a federal prison in Prince George County.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Minnieland Academy had numerous cases of mistreating children, records say
The kind of problems uncovered at a child care center in Woodbridge on Thursday were also present at other centers owned by the same company across Virginia, according to a review of Social Services documents.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Honored with Old Glory
The colors in the American flag were a little faded and the once-pristine white stripes were slightly yellowed, but the weathering of Old Glory was not something to be ashamed of.