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IN PICTURES: Three Killed in Storm That Brought Devastation to Town of Waverly

Michael Campbell February 24, 2016

TOWN OF WAVERLY, VIRGINIA – A town in left in ruin by the forces of Mother Nature. Wednesday, cells that were part of a line of potent thunderstorms moved into Sussex County and the town

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Tornado Watch in Effect As Damaging Winds, Tornadoes Among Severe Weather Risks Across Region Wednesday

Michael Campbell February 24, 2016

TOWN OF WAKEFIELD, VIRGINIA – Wednesday is a time to stay weather-aware as a risk of strong to severe storms has been projected for much of the Metro-Richmond, Tri-Cities, and Hampton Roads area. According

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Stony Creek Men Charged with Marijuana, Weapons Offenses Return to Court Next Week

Michael Campbell February 18, 2016

TOWN OF STONY CREEK, VIRGINIA – Three men who were arrested for possessing nearly 20 Mason jars of marijuana inside their Stony Creek home in early November of last year will return to court for

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House Passes Measure Preventing Local Governments from Regulating Drone Flights

Michael Campbell February 16, 2016

CENTRAL VIRGINIA – Drones, unmanned flying aircrafts, have become one of the most popular items for tech-centric young people and avid aircraft fans, with thousands of the devices being sold during last year’s holiday

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Sussex Co. Schools Close As Snow, Wintry Mix Expected to Impact Travel Monday

Michael Campbell February 14, 2016

UPDATE: Sussex, Prince George & Dinwiddie County Schools will be CLOSED Monday February 15, 2016. – – – – – – – – – SUSSEX & SURRY COUNTY, VIRGINIA – As last month’s Nor’Easter becomes a

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Bill Calling For Fines Against Drivers Who Smoke With Children In Car Passes House

Michael Campbell February 12, 2016

CENTRAL VIRGINIA – A bill that would make it a civil penalty to be caught smoking while driving with a minor child in the car as a passenger has been approved by the House

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Sussex Detectives Release New Video in Hopes of Catching December Jarratt Bank Robber

Michael Campbell February 12, 2016

TOWN OF JARRATT, VIRGINIA – Sussex County Sheriff’s Office detectives are still seeking the public’s help in trying to find the man who robbed a Bank of Southside Virginia branch in the town of

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Sussex Landfill Hit With Emergency DEQ Order Demanding “Immediate Corrective Action”

Michael Campbell February 10, 2016

SUSSEX COUNTY, VIRGINIA – January 20, Atlantic Waste Disposal, operators of the Sussex County Landfill in Waverly, spoke before the locality’s Board of Supervisors, answering numerous questions about ongoing issues at the facility and

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Sussex Co. News

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Sussex Landfill Hit With Over $30,000 in DEQ Fines For Leachate Spillage During 2015

March 3, 2016, Comments Off on Sussex Landfill Hit With Over $30,000 in DEQ Fines For Leachate Spillage During 2015
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Super Tuesday Results: Trump, Clinton Win Big As Voters Turn Out For Primaries

March 2, 2016, Comments Off on Super Tuesday Results: Trump, Clinton Win Big As Voters Turn Out For Primaries
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Super Tuesday in Virginia: Voters Turn Out For Republican, Democratic Primaries

March 1, 2016, Comments Off on Super Tuesday in Virginia: Voters Turn Out For Republican, Democratic Primaries
Volunteers from Langley Air Force Base clear the debris field of the laundromat on Maifield Avenue in Waverly on Friday.

Waverly: A Community On The Mend After Wednesday’s Deadly Tornado

February 26, 2016, Comments Off on Waverly: A Community On The Mend After Wednesday’s Deadly Tornado

Surry Co. News

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Super Tuesday Results: Trump, Clinton Win Big As Voters Turn Out For Primaries

March 2, 2016, Comments Off on Super Tuesday Results: Trump, Clinton Win Big As Voters Turn Out For Primaries
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Super Tuesday in Virginia: Voters Turn Out For Republican, Democratic Primaries

March 1, 2016, Comments Off on Super Tuesday in Virginia: Voters Turn Out For Republican, Democratic Primaries
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Tornado Watch in Effect As Damaging Winds, Tornadoes Among Severe Weather Risks Across Region Wednesday

February 24, 2016, Comments Off on Tornado Watch in Effect As Damaging Winds, Tornadoes Among Severe Weather Risks Across Region Wednesday
2016-01-22 13.57.04

Sussex Co. Schools Close As Snow, Wintry Mix Expected to Impact Travel Monday

February 14, 2016, Comments Off on Sussex Co. Schools Close As Snow, Wintry Mix Expected to Impact Travel Monday