11 hrs ago
Potential Hanover Walmart approved despite neighbor resistance
Neighbors in Hanover are upset after county officials gave the go-ahead for a new development, possibly a Walmart Neighborhood Market.
11 hrs ago
Hanover Board Approves Plans to Build Possible Walmart, Residents Upset
Several residents of Kings Charter came out to the Hanover County Board of Supervisor's meeting Wednesday night in opposition to plans to build a new grocery store, rumored to be Walmart.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Caution tape cordons off the charred home on Cheroy Road.
July 22 at 5:45 a.m., Hanover Fire-EMS crews were dispatched to a reported house fire in the 12000 block of Cheroy Road in the Ashland area of Hanover County.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Traffic Alert: Fatal crash closes all lanes on Old Church Road in New Kent
All lanes are closed on Old Church Road, Rt 606 in New Kent near the Hanover County line after a fatal crash in the area.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
HOLMBERG: Know the code or be left behind
"We've gotten to the point where either you're on stage and in the know and able to do the magic, or you're kind of in the audience being tricked," says Rebecca Dovi, the co-founder of a new non-profit opening Monday that will teach local teachers how to write computer code and teach it to their students.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Hanover County requests lawsuit dismissal
Hanover County is asking the courts to dismiss a lawsuit centering around a dispute over a large electronic sign near the site of a still-pending outlet mall.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Physician indicted in Virginia jogger's death
Media outlets report a Hanover County grand jury indicted Dr. Michael Carlson on Tuesday on a charge of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Meg Menzies.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Virginia Dealer Battles Officials Over Signage
A battle over a billboard and its potentially lucrative ad revenue has pitted a local RV dealer against Virginia's Hanover County.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Va. program targets computer science education
Using computers and knowing computers are not the same thing, even for the digital native generation, computer science education advocate Rebecca Dovi says.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Preparations, Anticipation Ahead of 36th Annual Hanover Tomato Festival
Hanover County is preparing to welcome thousands of people from across the state for its 36th Annual Hanover Tomato Festival , kicking off on Saturday, July 12. The fun-filled fest will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Pole Green Park .
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Philly Pretzel Factory expands into Virginia
The Philly Pretzel Factory, which sells soft, Philadelphia-style pretzels, is expanding into Virginia.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Supervisors agree to tweak cash proffer policy rather than rewrite it
The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors has decided to modify the county's cash proffer policy rather than pursue a radical rewrite.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Randy Cook & Commonwealth Bluegrass Band Dates for New Album
Randy Cook & Commonwealth Bluegrass Band is based in central Virginia. The band has been together since 2012, quickly building a fan base in central Virginia and beyond.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Charge in fatal crash goes forward
Emotions ran high in Hanover's General District Courtroom Tuesday as a widower retold the story of how his wife died in a fatal January crash.
Chesterfield mom who created "JP's Law" is the first to use it
A Chesterfield mom who inspired a new state law became the first person in the Commonwealth to take advantage of it.
New principal named for Fluvanna Middle School
Brad Stang, a former assistant middle school principal in Hanover County, has been hired as the new principal of Fluvanna County Middle School, officials announced today Stang will begin his job July 9. He replaces Yardley Farquharson, who resigned.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Carlson's DWI Charge in Menzies Death Dropped
The DWI charge against a Mechanicsville doctor accused of hitting and killing a jogger in Hanover County in 2008 has been nolle prosequi, or dropped.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
I-95 bridge project completed early, under budget
Virginia highway officials say the restoration of 11 bridges on Interstate 95 in the Richmond area was completed three months early and $16 million under budget.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Planners forward Atlee grocery store
Will Hanover citizens have a third Walmart store location in the county? Planner C. Harold Padgett Jr., Chickahominy District representative, said at the planning commission's June 19 meeting that this question may be answered in due time.
Hanover supervisors sued over I-95 sign spat
Ground has yet to be broken on a pending outlet mall, expected to bring jobs and tax revenue to Hanover County once completed in the Northlake development off of Lewistown Road.