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Police identify pedestrian killed in Greene County accident
The driver, a 34-year-old man from Ruckersville, was not hurt and neither was his juvenile passenger.
Suspect pleads not-guilty in Orange laundromat slaying
At arraignment Monday in Orange County Circuit Court, Michael Alan Humphries, 37, pleaded not guilty to first degree murder and used of a firearm in the commission of a felony. He is the sole suspect in the death of 24-year-old Alistair Smith, Jr., of Unionville.
Madison teen gets five years for mother's shooting death
MADISON COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) --A Madison County teenager will spend the next five years in prison for shooting and killing his mother in September 2017.Eighteen-year-old Nicholas Alexander "Alex" Davila was sentenced in Madison County Circuit Court on Monday.He was convicted in June for the shoo
Four schools secured after reported assault in Bealeton
Four Fauquier County schools have taken additional steps to secure their buildings this morning as sheriff’s deputies investigate a reported assault “possibly involving a man with a gun,” according to the sheriff’s office.Fauquier sheriff’s deputies responded to a call on Liberty Road in Bealeton Mo
A $1 million winning ticket in Friday’s Mega Millions drawing was purchased at Gum Spring BP station
More than 336,000 tickets bought in Virginia won prizes in the Friday, October 19,Mega Millionsdrawing. But no ticket in Virginia or anywhere else matched all six numbers to win the jackpot, so the jackpot for the Tuesday, October 23, drawing grows to a jaw-dropping $1.6 billion.
Several injuries reported following crash involving school bus in Germantown
GERMANTOWN, Md. - Montgomery County Fire and Rescue crews say several injuries were reported following a crash involving a school bus and a truck in Germantown Monday morning. The crash was reported around 8:48 a.m. near Gunners Branch Road and Frederick Road. At least five injuries have been report
Orange County to tax Airbnb's, other short-term rentals
Advocates of the ordinance suggest there are more than 80 such available rentals in the county, including through the online platform Airbnd, and that Orange is missing out on thousands in tax revenue. The registration is an attempt by the county to determine which citizens are operating such rental
'No one has been targeted, ambushed, shot or injured': Spotsylvania deputies investigate gunfire
SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va (WRIC) -- A report of a gunshot near of the Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office on Sunday night had nearby neighbors on edge. The gunfire rang out near the sheriff's office, but county officials tell 8News their deputies were not a target. "To quash any misinformation, there
Madison teen convicted in mother's shooting death to be sentenced Monday
MADISON COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) --The Madison County teenager convicted in the shooting death of his mother will be sentenced on Monday.Nicholas "Alex" Davila was convicted of voluntary manslaughter in June for killing 40-year-old Jamie Davila.Alex was 17 years old at the time of the shooting but w
Police Activity in Spotsylvania Court Area has residents concerned
SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va (WRIC) - A heavy presence of police activity outside of the Spotsylvania Court Sheriff's office on Sunday night has nearby neighbors on edge. Area residents report to 8News seeing several squad cars, K-9's, and police canvassing the area, but haven't received an update from l
‘We're all black. This has nothing to do with the Robert E. Lee portrait’: Sister of slain man decries motion in Louisa murder case
“I don’t want the community to think we are standing behind this,” said Louisa resident Donna Washington, the oldest sister of Kevin Robinson, who was shot to death in March 2016 at age 43.
Police investigating Instagram threat against Manassas schools
"The Manassas City Police are actively investigating the situation and as a precaution, will have additional presence at both campuses tomorrow," school officials said in an email to parents Sunday night.
Hunter's 5 touchdowns pace Louisa over Orange
“Any play that doesn’t work, there’s a lot of arguing, a lot of talking about it,” the Louisa running back said. “Anytime we score off a play, there’s no arguing or talking.”
2 Virginia tickets hit $1 million Mega Millions prize
“More than 336,000 tickets bought in Virginia won prizes,” a Virginia Lottery spokesperson said. “But no ticket in Virginia or anywhere else matched all six numbers to win the jackpot, so the jackpot for the Tuesday, October 23, drawing grows to a jaw-dropping $1.6 billion.”
Loser High Schooler Still a Virgin After Fifth Hayride
BEAVERDAM, Va.— Despite having gone on five hayrides at Ashland Berry Farm this fall, Goochland teenager Will Abbot is still a virgin, sources confirmed Sunday.
Pedestrian is killed after being struck near Ruckersville | NewsRadio WINA
State Police are investigating a fatal crash that involved a pedestrian near Ruckersville in Greene County. Investigators say the unnamed pedestrian was struck and killed shortly after 8:30 p.m. Friday in the northbound lanes of Route 29.The crash site is near the intersection of Route 29 and Mat
Mom and dad in Virginia arrested for riding moped with infant between them
SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. - A Virginia couple was arrested after investigators said they rode on a moped with their infant positioned between them. Athena Colon, 24, and Cane Hartwick, Jr., 26, both of Spotsylvania, were charged with two counts of felony child neglect. The incident that led to their
Official: 6 shot near Florida stadium, possibly gang-linked
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Six people have been wounded, some seriously, in what is being investigated as a possible gang-related shooting blocks from the NFL stadium in Florida where the Jacksonville Jaguars were hosting the Houston Texans on Sunday afternoon.
Orange County student tests positive for tuberculosis
Unless there's direct, face-to-face contact, it takes quite a bit of exposure—as long as 120 hours—for one person to pass it along to another, said Dr. Wade Kartchner, director of the Rappahannock/Rapidan Health Department and the Orange County Health Department.
Dump truck crashes into power lines, I-95 overpass in Stafford
A dump truck crashed into the I-95 overpass in Stafford on Saturday morning. The crash happened sometime Saturday morning on Courthouse Road at the Exit 140 1-95 interchange when the truck struck over overhead power lines, signal structure and the I-95 bridge above the road. Courthouse Road, or Rout