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

    Monday | 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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  2. Woman dies after car wreck in Southampton CountyRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | 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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  3. Fatal car accident in Southampton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | 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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  4. Woman dies in Southampton County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | 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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  5. 29-year-old killed in single-vehicle crash in SouthamptonRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | 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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  6. Chris Lane follows the 'Broken Windshield View' to Hampton RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | 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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  7. Surveillance image provided by the Southampton County Sheriff's Office.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | 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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  8. Thieves steal lawn mowers from Ivor businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | 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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  9. Authorities: Suspects steal 7 lawn mowers from Southampton Co. businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | 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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  10. Dive Team Commander Spotted Boats Day Before Body was Recovered from SMLRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | 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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  11. Virginia receives more home visit fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | 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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  12. Ava Hurdle on storm damage in Southampton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | 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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  13. Summer storms can squash cropsRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Virginia Farm Bureau

    ... 60 acres of my cotton got hit with hail, another 25 acres of peanuts were hit," said M.L. Everett Jr., a Southampton County farmer and a member of the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation board of directors. "If you went out there, leaves were laying all ...

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  14. Lightning strike in the Greenbrier area of Chesapeake, Va. July 15, 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    A severe thunderstorm warning expired for Virginia Beach at 4:45 p.m. and for Suffolk, Southampton County and Hertford and Gates counties in North Carolina at 4:30 p.m. Super Doppler 10 meteorologists say showers and storms are developing rapidly across the area.

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  15. Star of the Sea Catholic School damaged on July 10, 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... Chief Amy Valdez with the Virginia Beach Fire Department said at least 10 people were injured. In Southampton County, Virginia State Police and local law enforcement said a tornado touched down in the Capron area Thursday. The NWS has not confirmed ...

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  16. More storms possible Friday, but not as severeRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    The Hampton Roads area will not get much of a break from storms on Friday. This after Thursday's damaging storms wrecked havoc from Southampton County to Virginia Beach.

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  17. Six hospitalized after storm hits Va. Beach OceanfrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... traffic to a standstill for much of the evening commute. State Police reported a tornado touched down in Southampton County. Jeff Orrock with the National Weather Service in Wakefield said it's too early to know exactly what happened. Early ...

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  18. Weather Service says straight line winds, not tornado, caused Southampton damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Significant damage was reported in Southampton County Thursday after a possible tornado touched down in Capron around 1:15 p.m., according to State Police.

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  19. Blog: Possible Tornado in Capron and Virginia BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... or spin inside the storm cell. There have been a few reports of a tornado in the town of Capron in Southampton County. Then, as the storm tracked from Capron to Virginia Beach it left a trail of hail. In Courtland, hail stones were around 1" in ...

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  20. State Police: Possible tornado touched down in Southampton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Significant damage was reported in Southampton County Thursday after a possible tornado touched down in Capron around 1:15 p.m., according to State Police.

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