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In Pictures: Winter Storm Dumps Snow Across Southside Virginia

In Pictures: Winter Storm Dumps Snow Across Southside Virginia

Michael Campbell February 26, 2015 0

SUSSEX/SURRY CO. – Another day, another snow storm brought several inches of snow to much of the south-central Virginia area. Portions of Dinwiddie, Prince George, Sussex and Surry County saw snowfall totals ranging from four

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Seven Inches of Snow Fall Over Sussex, Surry |Complete Coverage & School Closings

Michael Campbell February 24, 2015 Comments Off

WAKEFIELD –  After the county dug out from a Presidents’ Day snowstorm, another storm has dumped snow across much of south and south-central Virginia Thursday morning. The warning that was in effect for the area

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Chesterfield Co. Boy Gets Special Follow-Up Visit From Troopers Who Saved His Life

Michael Campbell February 24, 2015 Comments Off

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – Amazing how just a few days can make a world of difference for an energetic 3-year-old boy. At approximately 7:24 p.m., Friday (Feb. 20), Virginia State Trooper M.B. Petrini was

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Sussex High-Speed Chase Ends After Fiery Crash In Suffolk, Killing Suspect

Michael Campbell February 24, 2015 Comments Off

SUSSEX – At approximately 8:23 a.m. Tuesday (Feb. 24), a Virginia State Trooper attempted to make a traffic stop on a vehicle traveling east on Route 460 in Sussex County for speeding at 76 mph

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Dominion Virginia Power Customers Set All-time Record for Electricity Usage

Michael Campbell February 24, 2015 Comments Off

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — As a result of record-breaking low temperatures, Dominion Virginia Power’s 2.5 million customers on Friday established an all-time record for electricity usage. Dominion supplied a peak of

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Prince George County Supervisor Henry Parker Dies Following Illness

Michael Campbell February 16, 2015 Comments Off

PRINCE GEORGE – Prince George County is in mourning after county officials confirmed early Monday morning that longtime resident and supervisor Henry Parker died following an extended illness. Parker was 76 years old. On

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AAA: Crashes Touch One in Three but Drivers Continue to Take Risks

Michael Campbell February 13, 2015 Comments Off

AURORA, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Too many Americans report that they regularly speed, run red lights, use distracting devices or drive drowsy, despite the fact that one in three have a loved one who has been seriously

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New Report: Virginia Among 17 States with Preschool Measles Vaccination Rates Under 90 Percent

Michael Campbell February 6, 2015 Comments Off

WASHINGTON, DC — An analysis released today by Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) finds that fewer than 90 percent of children ages 19-to-35 months old have received the recommended vaccination against measles, mumps and rubella (MMR)

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Cyber Thieves Hit Major Insurer Anthem with “Very Sophisticated” Online Attack

Michael Campbell February 5, 2015 Comments Off

RICHMOND – As millions of Americans visit online marketplaces to sign up for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act, major health insurer Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield confirmed Wednesday night that they had been

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Business Professional Occupational License Tax Remains Topic for General Assembly

Michael Campbell February 4, 2015 Comments Off

SUSSEX – As of Jan. 1, Sussex County has instituted a Business, Professional Occupational License tax — adopted with a stated aim of recouping tax dollars primarily from outside contractors doing business in Sussex County.

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