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  1. Mecklenburg trustees mull energy contracts to free up money for facility projectsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | SoVaNow.com

    The Mecklenburg County school division may use a little-known state law that authorizes energy savings performance contracts to upgrade outdated school buildings without paying upfront for the costs of repairs. On Monday night, members of the school board heard from Jerome Blevins and Whit Blake with Johnson Controls, a Milwaukee, Wis.-based building efficiency and technology company.

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  2. Waverly Captain Facing Felony ChargesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... jobs, all at the same time. He is said to have been a police captain in Waverly, a Lieutenant in Southampton County North Carolina, and a Police Chief Newsoms Virginia. State Police say possibly not. After a lengthy investigation by the State Police ...

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  3. Newsoms, Va., police chief charged with lying on time cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The chief of the two-man Newsoms Police Department in Southampton County was indicted Tuesday on charges he falsified time cards while working a second law enforcement job in Sussex County. In addition to his full-time job in Newsoms, Douglas Davis Jr. also worked last year as a captain with the Waverly Police Department in Sussex County and as a drug-investigations supervisor with the Northampton County Sheriff's Office in North Carolina.

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  4. Pipeline would have little impact on Isle of WightRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2006 | Smithfield Times

    By Lee Zion News editor The proposed natural gas pipeline announced last week, which the governor said was a "game changer," would have little impact on Isle of Wight County.But it could mean new jobs down the road.This is true even though the pipeline will miss Isle of Wight County entirely, passing through Southampton County on its way to ... (more)

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  5. Flood Watch in effect for parts of North Carolina and Hampton Roads until Tuesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    These areas include Northampton, Hertford, Pasquotank, Camden, Inland Currituck, Bertie,Chowan, Perquimans, Outer Banks, Currituck, York, Southampton County, Isle of Wight, Newport News, Hampton, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Accomack, and Northampton. There is moderate to heavy rainfall in these areas right now and will continue through the night.

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  6. Southampton County prepares to celebrate it's heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Sunday and Thursday in Suffolk. But don't expect Mattie to moo - or even move - during the milking at Southampton County Historical Society's Heritage Day from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. She's kind of stuffy. In fact, she's stuffed - made of a ...

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  7. Proposed gas pipeline would spur into Hampton RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... in Robeson County, N.C. At the North Carolina border, a lateral spur would run northeast through Southampton County and the city of Suffolk to reach Chesapeake. But the project is controversial with landowners along the route concerned about ...

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  8. Proposed gas pipeline would spur into Hampton RoadsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... in Robeson County, N.C. At the North Carolina border, a lateral spur would run northeast through Southampton County and the city of Suffolk to reach Chesapeake. But the project is controversial with landowners along the route concerned about ...

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  9. Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Southampton Co., Sussex Co. until 3:15pRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for several areas until 3:15 p.m. Southeastern Dinwiddie County in South Central Virginia; Eastern Greensville County in Southeast Virginia; Western Southampton County in Southeast Virginia; Sussex County in Southeast Virginia; and the City of Emporia in Southeast ... (more)

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  10. Woman dies after car wreck in Southampton CountyRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2014 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    State Police hope someone will come forward with details about a car involved in a fatal crash on Saturday morning.

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  11. Fatal car accident in Southampton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Police say the car was traveling South on Route 684 when the driver ran off the road and hit a pole.

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  12. Woman dies in Southampton County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    SOUTHAMPTON COUNTY, Va. A Franklin woman died early Saturday morning when the car she was in crashed on Route 258 Southampton County.

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  13. 29-year-old killed in single-vehicle crash in SouthamptonRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    A 29-year-old woman has died as the result of a car crash in Southampton County early Saturday morning.

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  14. Chris Lane follows the 'Broken Windshield View' to Hampton RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... cage. He also knows his way around a concert stage. He'll be playing Saturday night at the Franklin Southampton County Fair in Courtland . A series of knee surgeries ended what he believes was a realistic chance to play professional baseball, but ...

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  15. Surveillance image provided by the Southampton County Sheriff's Office.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The Southampton County Sheriff's office is asking for help finding whoever stole expensive lawn mowers from a business in Ivor.

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  16. Thieves steal lawn mowers from Ivor businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Southampton County Sheriff's Office says seven zero-turn Husqvarna lawn mowers were stolen from Crawford's Small Engine and Equipment on Rt.

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  17. Authorities: Suspects steal 7 lawn mowers from Southampton Co. businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    The Southampton County Sheriff's Office is investigating the theft of seven zero-turn Husqvarna lawn mowers that were stolen from Crawford's Small Engine and Equipment on Route 460 in Ivor.

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  18. Dive Team Commander Spotted Boats Day Before Body was Recovered from SMLRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... go, he'll go himself and he has." Hood, who is based in Pittsylvania County, and a second diver from Southampton County made two 20 minute dives Saturday afternoon. The first confirmed the location of the boats and the body of Ronnie Lemons, 100 ...

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  19. Virginia receives more home visit fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... funding will go to several programs in Hampton Roads , including the cities of Norfolk and Suffolk and Southampton County. Other home-visit programs receiving funding from from a separate source - "expansion grants" - include support for Parents as ...

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  20. Ava Hurdle on storm damage in Southampton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The Eastern Shore wasn't the only area that saw severe weather Thursday. People in western parts of the region, like Southampton County, are also cleaning up storm damage.

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