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Officers responded to the the area of Jefferson Avenue and Bellwood Road just after 10:00 on Friday night in regards to calls about a child hit by a mini-van.
6 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Former U.S. Sen. John Warner speaks about receiving recognition as a namesake ahead of the christening of the USS John Warner in early September.
9 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Stacy Kelly, an 18-year veteran of the department and the current commander of the city's Central Precinct, will officially assume the duties of the Assistant Chief of the Administration and Support Bureau on Sept.
Barges have been parked at electric transmission towers that run across the James River this summer to make modifications intended to extend the life of the structures, according to Dominion Virginia Power.
Around 10:13 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 100 block of Hawkeye Court for a report of a woman trying to get into an apartment.
A 79-year-old North Carolina man died in Newport News Friday when equipment from a flatbed truck fell on top of him, officials said.
Two trucks pulling onto Jefferson Avenue, in the 800 block, near 12th Street, were involved in the incident, just before 2:20 p.m., according to Holly McPherson with Newport News police.
The Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control provided the latest stats on the top-selling liquor brands at 62 stores in Hampton Roads during this past fiscal year .
Huntington Ingalls Industries is pleased to announce that the Legacy Management Support Team of the company's subsidiary, The S.M. Stoller Corp., was awarded the Superior Star Award by the Department of Energy.
At 6 a.m., the trooper tried to pull over a vehicle on Interstate 64 in Newport News for a traffic violation, but the driver refused to stop.
Around 12:15 a.m., officers were dispatched to the Comfort Inn & Suites along J Clyde Morris Boulevard for a report of a commercial robbery, according to Holly McPherson with the Newport News Police Department.
A U.S. Navy sailor was acquitted Wednesday of taking part in the killing of a local strip club owner earlier this year.
Two boats sunk at the city-owned Menchville Marina between Wednesday and Thursday after onboard water-removal pumps apparently stopped working or were moved off the vessels.
Newport News police arrested a man Thursday who is suspected of killing a man during a fight this past weekend.
A man has turned himself in after being charged with felony child abuse of a 6-year-old, police tell NewsChannel 3. On Thursday, August 21, medical personnel at a local hospital saw what they believed to be signs of abuse to a 6-year-old boy who had been brought into the emergency room by his mother's boyfriend, Eric Sellers, in Newport News.
The Virginia Citizen's Defense League is hosting a family-style picnic in the Newport News City Park on September 7, 2014.
Hampton Roads based TowneBank announced today that its Board of Directors on August 27, 2014 declared its third-quarter shareholder cash dividend of $0.11 per common share payable on October 10, 2014 to shareholders of record on September 26, 2014.
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Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 09:00 pm
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