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Manassas chooses former Falls Church principal to lead Osbourn
City of Manassas school officials have selected Falls Church educator Cathy F. Benner to lead the city's sole high school, officials announced last week.
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Man dies after fight at party
A Petersburg man has been charged after a deadly fight at a party in Hopewell. Hopewell police say Joseph 'Jo Jo' M. Claiborne, 26, has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Burton W. Revish, 29, also of Petersburg.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Suspect Named In Deadly Fight In Hopewell
UPDATE: After an extensive investigation by the Criminal Investigative Unit a warrant was obtained on Joseph M. Claiborne in connection with the death of Burton W. Revish.
Deadly fight in Hopewell
Detectives in Hopewell are looking for tips after a deadly fight that occurred early Sunday morning at the 1600 block of Old Iron Rd. Police said at around 1:00 a.m officers responded to a fight in progress.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
The James House: Supporting victims of domestic violence in Virginia
HOPEWELL, Va., June 15, 2013 Collaboration with local service providers is key for first responders working with survivors of any type of crime, including forms of human trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Storm causes havoc
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO A tree fell onto house on Fairview Ave in Hopewell. Also a branch came through the car port, which damage an RV.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Council changes rules on residency
City Council voted last week to change the residency requirements in the city code, which previously required the assistant city manager, as well as all department heads to become Hopewell residents within six months of being hired It has been changed so now only the city clerk, city manager and city attorney must live in the city.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Torch run through Tri-Cities
JAMES PEACEMAKER JR./HOPEWELL NEWS/NEWS-PATRIOT Runners participating in the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics slap hands with kids at William A. Walton Elementary School in Prince George on Thursday morning as they kick off the local leg of the run.
Fighting hunger for 30 years
ASHLEY MCLEOD/HOPEWELL NEWS/NEWS-PATRIOT Ed Henry, who began to volunteer after retiring from a desk job, sorts through donations with Bernadette Hargett.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Shooting Outside A Hopewell Night Club Leaves Woman With Serious Injuries
HOPEWELL, VA A female victim, age 23 of Hopewell, was shot in the leg early Saturday morning.
Woman shot outside Hopewell nightclub
Police say people were leaving a club around 2:00 a.m. Saturday when shots rang out.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
POLICE: Camera catches home break-in attempt
Police released two photos of men attempting to break into a house. Police said the men tried to break into a home on Meadow St. in Hopewell about 10:55 Tuesday night.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Miles Charged With First Degree Murder in Slocum's Death
Lynchburg police have arrested the son-in-law of an 86-year-old woman found murdered inside her home last December.
Fri May 31, 2013
She believes in tutoring
When Virginia ended state-funded tutoring for students, Demetria Jennings decided to turn that setback for her company into an opportunity.
Wed May 29, 2013
Hopewell council considers new School Board members
Three residents put their names in for consideration for appointment to the Hopewell School Board at the special meeting held Tuesday night.
Tue May 28, 2013
Teens take over
CAITLIN DAVIS/HOPEWELL NEWS/NEWS-PATRIOT Hopewell High School students portrayed City Council members Friday for Youth in Government Day.
Bikers brave the rain in effort to make kids feel less scared
With cloudy skies and rain in the forecast on Saturday, a motorcycle ride to help fight child abuse didn't bring out a lot of supporters, but it did bring out the most devoted ones.
Sun May 26, 2013
Man Struck, Critically Injured In Chesterfield Crash
A Chesapeake man sustained life-threatening injuries when he was struck by a vehicle in the 100 block of East Hundred Road early Sunday morning.
Wed May 22, 2013
Free Stuff for Memorial Day Weekend
Check out the Free Stuff I found for you this week. And check back often, I'm always adding new listings.