1 hr ago
Deputies: Mechanicsville teen slams into 65-year-old checking flat tire
The Hanover County Sheriff's Office was called to Old Cavalry Drive and Gettysburg Lane, which is in the Battlefield Green subdivision, Monday around 8 a.m. for a crash involving a pedestrian.
2 hrs ago
Mechanicsville man dies after being struck while changing tire
Dennis J. Tobin, 65, was inspecting a flat tire on the side of Old Cavalry Drive at 8 a.m. Monday when a 17-year-old driver hit his car and then smashed into him.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
6 chimpanzees new to Houston Zoo now on exhibit
The chimps formerly lived at the privately run Windy Oaks Animal Farm in Mechanicsville, Va.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Doughnut shops ready to run again
Shuttered since September as a result of a legal battle, four local Dunkin' Donuts shops are reopening under new management.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Mechanicsville bathroom surveillance cameras under investigation
Controversy is getting served up at Mechanicsville's Calabash Seafood Restaurant & Midway Lounge.
Owens & Minor Warehouse Monitoring System Improves Operational Efficiency
Owens & Minor, Mechanicsville, VA, is a leading U.S. supplier of medical and surgical products to hospitals, integrated healthcare systems, alternate care locations, and the federal government.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Mechanicsville teen killed in fatal crash
Lieutenant Christopher Whitley said that at approximately 6:15 p.m., the Sheriff's Office responded to the 6100 block of Cold Harbor Road for a report of a single-vehicle crash.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Fatal accident in Mechanicsville on Cold Harbor Road
It happened around 6:15 p.m. in the 6100 block of Cold Harbor Road. Investigators say the vehicle appears to have run off the right side of the road and struck a tree.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Review of Hanover school facilities ongoing
After the Hanover School Board's decision to have a school-wide evaluation of student capacity, buildings and enrollment in September, the school district has made some headway.
Made in the USA
What's the most American holiday? Not the Fourth of July and Thanksgiving. Consider Christmas.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Hanover pastor stole from church, paid woman to keep sexual transgressions quiet
A Hanover judge found a Mechanicsville pastor involved in a sex-for-money scheme guilty of stealing from his church.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Mechanicsville grocery closed after fire - Read the Story
Hanover Fire-EMS used a ladder truck to access the building's roof after responding to a fire call at Martin's in Mechanicsville.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Lt. Gov. Bolling helps kick off Red Cross 'Holiday Mail for Heroes'
Virginia Lieutenant Governor Bill Bolling and his wife helped kick off the annual American Red Cross "Holiday Mail for Heroes" program in Mechanicsville.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
A proposed 12-screen movie theater in Mechanicsville has generating strong opposition.
During the Nov. 13 board meeting, Planning Director David Maloney said the delay will allow the applicants' traffic engineer to address and review comments provided by the county and Virginia Department of Transportation regarding a recent traffic analysis.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Police: Short Pump McDonald's robbery was inside job
Police say a fast food worker was involved in an armed robbery plot at a Short Pump McDonald's early Thursday morning.
Diversions week of November 14, 2013
Rainbow of Hope Relay for Life Longaberger Basket Bingo will be held Friday, Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Montpelier Center for Arts & Education, 17205 Mountain Road, Montpelier.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Hanover residents show mixed reaction to proposed theater
As we first reported over the summer, the 12-screen theater would be in the Hanover Village Shopping Center off Lee Davis and Brandycreek Drive.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Mechanicsville swim coach fired after arrest for indecent liberties with a child
A 23-year-old swim coach has been charged after accusations were made that he took indecent liberties with a child.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Hunt: The Tea Party is dead and other election day myths
Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli talks with reporters while greeting voters at Hanover Precinct 304 at Atlee High School in Mechanicsville, Virginia.