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Gordonsville Police Investigating Armed Robbery at 7-Eleven

Lowell Rose joined the NBC29 News team as a reporter in June of 2017. He earned his degree in broadcast journalism from Mississippi State University. You can reach him by email, Twitter, and Facebook. Lowell Rose joined the NBC29 News team as a reporter in June of 2017. He earned his degree in broad

NBC 29 NEWS - 2018-01-21 00:34:00

Culpeper man sentenced to 15 years in federal child sex case

A 53-year-old Culpeper man will spend more than 15 years in prison for having sex with a 14-year-old Stafford County girl twice and for the production of child pornography. Fielding Smith Daniel, formerly of Blue Ridge Avenue, was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court in Alexandria to 182 months i

CULPEPER STAR EXPONENT - 2018-01-19 21:03:00

RISE Charlottesville continues efforts to remove city councilors

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) --- Members from Rise Charlottesville continued their efforts to recall the city councilors involved in the grup The organization said it's part of their mission to help heal the city. Lawrence Gaughan, director of Unity Coalition, is a supporter of RISE Charlott

NEWSPLEX.COM - 2018-01-20 21:24:00

State leaders say government shutdown could have lasting impacts on Virginia

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Members of the Virginia General Assembly said a lasting government shutdown could have big impacts for the state, including Charlottesville. Virginia is home to the Pentagon in Northern Virginia, which is the headquarters for the Department of Defense. The Commo

NEWSPLEX.COM - 2018-01-21 01:44:00

Fire Crews Respond to Kitchen Fire on Madison Avenue

Meghan joined NBC29 as a reporter in July 2017 after graduating with a degree in broadcast journalism and professional writing from the University of Maryland. You can reach her via email, Twitter, and Facebook. Meghan joined NBC29 as a reporter in July 2017 after graduating with a degree in broadca

NBC 29 NEWS - 2018-01-21 03:53:00

Restaurant Week helps local businesses bounce back

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Businesses on the Downtown Mall hope that Restaurant Week will bring more business after the rallies over the summer. Restaurant Week is meant to celebrate local restaurants in the city. Businesses saw an 11 percent decrease from the meals tax this August compa

NEWSPLEX.COM - 2018-01-21 05:16:00

Federal government headed for shutdown

Barring any last-minute deals, the federal government shuts down at 12:01 a.m. Saturday -- and Northern Virginia will be hit hard. About 21 percent of the federal government's 2 million employees and contractors work in the Washington region. Those deemed "non-essential" to bare bones operations won

FAUQUIER TIMES-DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 04:03:00

Shutdown affects Blue Ridge Parkway, Shenandoah National Park

The federal government shutdown has caused partial closures of the Blue Ridge Parkway and limited services in Shenandoah National Park. According to a post on the Blue Ridge Parkway's Facebook page, the National Park Service said parts of the parkway remain open, but access may change without notice

DAILY PROGRESS - 2018-01-21 02:19:00

State police on scene in Smyrna

Police are currently at an investigation at Mount Friendship Road and Bryn Zion Road. There have been no road closures, as of 6:30 p.m., Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe of state police said. More details will be released as they become available, Jaffe said. Story: Man gets 90 years for raping, attempt

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2018-01-20 00:11:41

22-year-old woman killed in crash with pickup truck, cops say

A 22-year-old woman is dead after a Friday night crash in Maurice River, according to police. A Ford Escape was traveling east on Route 49 around 10:20 p.m. when it crossed into the westbound lane and collided with a Ford F-150 pickup truck, State Police Sgt. Lawrence Peele said Saturday. The driv

NJ.COM - 2018-01-20 18:00:59

Four charged in connection to Kent Co. home invasion

49-year-old Kim Forsythe of Magnolia; 25-year-old Dorian Pierce of Magnolia; 26-year-old Desmond Abernathy of Magnolia Courtesy of Delaware State Police CAMDEN-WYOMING, Del. - Four people were arrested, after troopers say they were involved in a home invasion, in Kent County. Delaware State Police s

WMDT.COM - 2018-01-19 18:04:07

Police: Multiple vehicles, a home hit in Smyrna shooting; investigation ongoing

SMYRNA, Del. - A shooting remains under investigation, after police say multiple vehicles were hit in an incident that happened in Smyrna. The Smyrna Police Department says on Thursday, just before 9:20 PM, patrol units responded to the 300 block of Daniel Road for a report of shots fired. Once on s

WMDT.COM - 2018-01-19 19:51:43

Dover Police: Heroin, cocaine found in drug investigation; five charged

30-year-old Juan Alicea; 31-yea-old Dustin Skinner Courtesy of Dover Police Department DOVER, Del. - Five people are facing drug charges, after police say they seized heroin, cocaine, and marijuana as a result of a Dover drug investigation. The Dover Police Department says on Wednesday, at 2:30 PM,


Smyrna Police Investigate Shots Fired Incident

SMYRNA, Del.- Several cars and a home were damaged after shots were fired in Smyrna Thursday night. Officers from the Smyrna Police Department were called to the 300 block of Daniel Road around 9:15 p.m. Witnesses told police that multiple shots were fired in the area, and soon after, unknown suspe

WBOC - 2018-01-20 00:47:00

Family: Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose

DOVER, DE - JUNE 22: Tom Petty performs onstage at the Firefly Music Festival at The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway on June 22, 2013 in Dover, Delaware. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Firefly Music Festival) DOVER, DE - JUNE 22: Tom Petty performs onstage at the Firefly Music Festi

WHNT-TV - 2018-01-20 00:30:51

1,043 Bags of Heroin Seized in Dover Drug Bust

DOVER, Del. -- The Dover Police Department and Delaware State Police report two people are in custody after a drug bust a the Sleep Inn in Dover. Police, with the assistance of probation and parole officers, performed an administrative search warrant at a room at the motel on N. DuPont Highway. Poli

WBOC - 2018-01-19 20:10:00

UPDATE: One male dead following barn fire in Rush Township, near Danville

A male victim is dead after being trapped in a burning barn Saturday evening in Rush Township, near Danville, according to a Valley fire chief. Elysburg Fire Department Chief Dennis Kroh said the Northumberland County Coroner's office was requested at the scene of the fire, which involved multiple b

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-21 03:05:00

Man flees crash, gets caught at second accident

A Shamokin Dam man allegedly fled from an injury-related crash Saturday morning only to be involved in another motor vehicle accident minutes later, borough police said. Shamokin Dam Police Chief Timothy Bremigen said officers were called at 8:50 a.m. to a two-car crash at Routes 11-15 and 8th Avenu

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-21 01:03:26

Sunbury man's struggles in wake of doctor's arrest highlight depth of opioid crisis

A burning, stabbing pain shoots through the neck of Scott Dietrich, and he's all out of pain pills. "Like a hot iron right up the middle of your spine," said Dietrich, 58, of Sunbury. The former construction worker is classified permanently disabled as a result of the severe narrowing between five c

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-20 22:51:32

New doughnut shop opens in Shamokin Dam

The Daily Item SHAMOKIN DAM - Ever crave a fresh, homemade doughnut? The brand new Eagles Wind Coffee House along Routes 11-15 makes all of their doughnuts in-house. "We have fresh doughnuts, which not all local coffee shops have," said Marcus Lapp, the son of Eagles Wind owner Emanuel Lapp. Locat

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-21 07:00:00