A Randolph Macon professor has put together a one-of-a kind partnership to provide the most accurate measure of water quality in the James ever achieved.
Articles by Charles Fishburne
The Northampton County Sheriff’s Office says the Eastern Shore campground struck by a killer tornado last week is expected to reopen Friday morning. The Sheriff’s office released a statement yesterday that Cherrystone Campground on the Chesapeake bay is set to reopen Friday, following a community cleanup this week.
Back-to-school is almost here and Virginia once again is giving shoppers a break on buying school supplies. During this three-day period beginning Friday (August 1), shoppers at retail stores statewide will not have to pay sales tax on notebooks, pens, calculators, binders and other school supplies priced up to 20 dollars or on most clothing and footwear priced at 100 dollars or less.
It is one of three sales tax holidays every year passed by the 2007 General Assembly. Retailers may also choose to absorb the tax on other items during the period, and some do.
The Federal Government has named three sites as finalists for the new FBI headquarters, two in suburban Maryland and one is in Virginia. They have been talking about it for years, moving the 38-year old, crumbling headquarters that the FBI has so outgrown. Half its employees don’t fit, but instead work in 21 satellite offices scattered around the region.
A VCU professor is about to launch a study to find out if kids are throwing out their vegetables at school lunches. Charles Fishburne reports.
Keywords: VCU Study, Chesterfield County Elementary Schools, Eating Vegetables, Research, National School Lunch Program, Dr. Suzanne Mazzeo
A VCU professor is about to launch a study to find out if kids are throwing out their vegetables at school lunches.
A former Manchester High School student now is travelling the world, studying stalagmites in caves for signs he says can predict future weather patterns.
Keywords: Dr. James Baldini, Stalagmites, Paleoclimatologist, Manchester High School, Predicting Climate, July 28 2014, Charles Fishburne
The National Weather Service says it was an EF-1 Tornado that roared through a popular Eastern Shore campground, killing two people and injuring dozens more.
Interstate 95 South in Chesterfield County is reopened Friday (July 25) morning, following a tanker truck spill.