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Details of Surry County Commonwealth’s Attorney Poindexter’s DWI Sentence Revealed

Michael Campbell August 28, 2015

SURRY COUNTY, VA – After three continuances following Surry County Commonwealth’s Attorney Gerald Poindexter’s arrest for allegedly driving while intoxicated and operating a vehicle without a license in November of 2014, Poindexter was convicted

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Back-To-School 2015: Walmart Employees Give Back to Community Through Volunteer Work at PG High School

Michael Campbell August 27, 2015

PRINCE GEORGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – They say charity begins at home and, for a group of around 50 men and women from the Walmart Distribution Center in Sutherland, that expression to put into action

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Former TV Reporter Who Killed Two Journalists, Injured Third Person Dies from Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound

Michael Campbell August 27, 2015

FRANKLIN COUNTY, VIRGINIA – The former television reporter that showed up to a Roanoke news crew’s live shot and opened fire, killing two journalists and wounding a third person, has died in a Northern

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Suspect Wanted for Molestation of Child in Florida Captured in Sussex

Michael Campbell August 25, 2015

SUSSEX COUNTY – A man wanted in connection with the alleged molestation of a child in Florida was found and apprehended in Stony Creek last Thursday. According to Sussex County Sheriff’s Office detective Derrick

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Virginia Diner’s Role in ‘Great American Road Trip’ Noted by Marker

Michael Campbell August 21, 2015

TOWN OF WAKEFIELD, VIRGINIA – “I don’t know if there is any more iconic venue than where we stand today, in front of the Virginia Diner,” said Horace “Chip” Edward Mann, on Wednesday morning. “I

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Search for Shooter That Wounded Two Men At Sussex County Nightclub Continues

Michael Campbell August 11, 2015

SUSSEX COUNTY, VIRGINIA – Over a week after two men were rushed to VCU Medical Center with gunshot wounds after an altercation outside a Jarratt nightclub, the search for the shooter who put them

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Back-to-School 2015: Students Make Across-the-Board Gains on SOLs

Michael Campbell August 11, 2015

News Release Provided By Virginia Department of Education RICHMOND, VIRGINIA – Superintendent of Public Instruction Steven R. Staples says student achievement in 2014-2015 on Standards of Learning (SOL) tests in English, mathematics, history and

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Two Men Arrested In Connection with Weekend Nightclub Shooting in Sussex

Michael Campbell August 6, 2015

SUSSEX COUNTY, VIRGINIA – As the investigation continues into what led to a shooting at a busy nightclub in Jarratt, two men have been arrested for their alleged role in the incident that left

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Two People Injured, One Critcally, in Sussex County Nightclub Shooting Early Sunday Morning

Michael Campbell August 2, 2015

SUSSEX COUNTY, VIRGINIA – One man is fighting for his life while another sustained injuries to his upper body after a shooting at a nightclub in Sussex early Sunday morning. According to Sussex County

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Neighbors React to Drug Investigation That Yielded Meth Lab in Prince George Community

Michael Campbell July 28, 2015

PRINCE GEORGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – As law enforcement agencies and HAZMAT units converged on a residence in the County Aire Mobile Home Park, neighbors watched in fear about what had been taking place in

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Sussex Co. News

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Suspect Wanted for Molestation of Child in Florida Captured in Sussex

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Virginia Diner’s Role in ‘Great American Road Trip’ Noted by Marker

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Two Men Arrested In Connection with Weekend Nightclub Shooting in Sussex

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Two People Injured, One Critcally, in Sussex County Nightclub Shooting Early Sunday Morning

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Surry Co. News

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Details of Surry County Commonwealth’s Attorney Poindexter’s DWI Sentence Revealed

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Surry Commonwealth Attorney Poindexter Steps Aside From Job For Health Reasons

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Route 460 Contractor to Repay Millions in Taxpayer Dollars to State After Failed Project

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Tuesday Holds Near-Record Heat & Risk of Severe Storms in Forecast

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