Stafford Info

Stafford, Virginia is located in Stafford County. Zip codes in Stafford, VA include 22555, 22556, and 22554. The median home price in Stafford is $349,900 which is roughly $130/per square foot.

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21 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

Virginia swimmer fights bacteria eating away at his leg

Doctors say a Stafford, Virginia man will be able to keep his leg after contracting dangerous bacteria while swimming in the Potomac River.


Yesterday |

Fires heavily damage two area homes Two fires ravaged homes in both...

At 11:28 p.m., Stafford County Fire and Rescue units responded to a fire at 215 Sleepy Hollow Trail, a two-story, single family residence of about 3,000-square feet, said Mark Doyle, assistant chief in Stafford.


Mon Jul 28, 2014

Forgery sentence nearly 5 years A Stafford County woman who used her...

A Stafford County woman who used her position as a caretaker to rip off defenseless victims was ordered Monday to serve just under five years in prison.


Sun Jul 27, 2014

Stafford program helping preserve rural land Program dedicated to...

More than 200 acres have been preserved in Stafford County thanks to a program dedicated to conserving the rural and open spaces in the county.


Stafford sets priorities for school chief New Stafford superintendent ...

School Superintendent Bruce Benson got his official marching orders from the Stafford County School Board at a work session last week.


Stafford teacher pay scale is 'bogus'

I am a product of Stafford County schools. After spending years away, my family and I have moved back to the area.


Thu Jul 24, 2014

Spotsy fugitive caught in Stafford A man who eluded the Spotsylvania...

A man who eluded the Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office Thursday morning was captured around 7:50 p.m. and is in custody.


The Washington Post

Virginia doctor Nibedita Mohanty indicted on charges of running deadly 'pill mill'

Under the guise of treating chronic pain, a doctor in Stafford, Va., ran a "pill mill" that led to a patient's fatal overdose, according to an indictment in federal court in Alexandria.


Wed Jul 23, 2014

Jury gets slaying case A Stafford County jury may decide Thursday if...

A Stafford County jury may decide today if prosecutors proved that William Hughes killed Jason Shane Plaster back in 2007.


Road-rage charge placed against man City police spokeswoman Natatia...

A Unionville man was arrested Tuesday evening after being accused of displaying a handgun during a road-rage incident in Fredericksburg, police said.


WWWV-FM Charlottesville

Stony Point Principal Departing For Stafford County

The principal at Stony Point Elementary School is taking a job in Stafford County.


Potomac Local

Effort to Add 1,000 Spaces to Commuter Lot Nears Completion

Work on an expanded commuter parking lot in North Stafford, next to the popular Stafford Marketplace shopping center, is nearly complete.


Tue Jul 22, 2014

Participant in 2007 Stafford slaying testifies Owner of land off...

Plaster, 31, was killed and buried sometime in July 2007 on Benzie's property at 881 Belle Plains Road in southern Stafford.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

Stafford County man loses $26,500 in scam by Keith Epps / the Free...

A Stafford County man was recently conned out of $26,500 by a man who convinced him he had won a $2.5 million sweepstakes, police said.


WTOP-FM Washington

Fairfax police seek suspects in ATM skimmer cases

Police are looking to the public to catch ATM scammers who recently hit four ATMs in Fairfax County.


Fri Jul 18, 2014

Stafford man faces armed robbery charges Man arrested in connection...

A Stafford County man was arrested Thursday in connection with an attempted armed robbery last week at a home in the northern part of the county, police said.


Tue Jul 15, 2014

New gifted/advanced studies and fine arts supervisor selected for county schools

Ladona Gorham has been selected as the new supervisor of gifted/talented/advanced studies and fine arts for Fauquier County Public Schools, effective August 1. She has been the division coordinator for gifted education in Culpeper County Public Schools for the past eight years.


Sun Jul 13, 2014

Suspicious package shuts Stafford roads Stafford County Sheriff's...

At about 6 p.m. Sunday, Stafford County Sheriff's officers responded to the report of a suspicious package on the corner of Mine Road and High Point Boulevard.


Fri Jul 11, 2014

Potomac Local

Gathering Planned at Mainstreet to Remember 4-year-old Drowning Victim

Friends, family, and supporters of the Rivera family are expected to gather to remember their son, Rico, who drown in an Aquia Harbour swimming pool.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

Stafford landfill friction continues New proposal would patch the...

A new proposal that would patch the regional landfill's financial holes but end the litter program in Stafford County raised the eyebrows of some supervisors, who questioned whether there were other options.



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