All seven candidates on Virginia's November statewide election ballot turned out yesterday for the annual political parade and speeches in Buena Vista, but encountered the leanest turnout in decades.
Articles by Charles Fishburne
Tomorrow, Dominion Virginia Power files its biennial planning document to the State Corporation Commission, detailing how it plans to provide more, cleaner power and at what cost. But an environmental coalition says it can do better -- that within ten years, wind and solar energy could power about one million Virginia homes, more cheaply than building new fossil fuel-fired plants. Charles Fishburne has this report.
The Virginia Supreme Court will hear arguments next month in the wrongful death suit brought by the parents of two Virginia Tech students, slain during the 2007 campus massacre. Charles Fishburne reports.
A Toano-based flooring retailer plans to build a one-million-square foot distribution center in Henrico County. Charles Fishburne reports
An exhibition focusing on the short life of Virginia's country music legend Patsy Cline is opening this week in her home town. Charles Fishburne reports.
A Virginia State trooper and a highway engineer were injured when a pickup truck veered into a highway work zone in Essex County. Charles Fishburne reports.
The Henrico County School board has voted not to extend the contract of
Superintendent Patrick Russo. Charles Fishburne reports.
A car show in Nelson County over the weekend raised $5,000 to support the family of a missing teenager. Charles Fishburne reports.
Chesterfield County has established a website to inform its citizens about what is at stake in the proposed bond referendum and a meals tax to support it. Charles Fishburene reports.
A New UVA study says most law enforcement agencies in Virginia continue to use outdated eyewitness identification procedures.