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ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY

UPDATE: Carrsville crash results in fatality

A two-car crash in Carrsville ended with one driver dead and the other charged with reckless driving. Virginia ...

ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY

14-year-old reported missing from Windsor mobile home community

The Isle of Wight County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a 14-year-old girl from ...

FRANKLIN

Teens attend retreat promoting safe driving

More than 80 Virginia teens representing schools and youth groups from across the Commonwealth, including Franklin High School, ...

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Sharon Goodwyn historic electee to board chairmanship

The Hampton Roads Community Foundation Board of Directors recently elected Sharon Goodwyn as its chair, making her the ...

SOUTHAMPTON COUNTY

Chamber presents scholarship to Belmonte

The Franklin-Southampton Area Chamber of Commerce continued its commitment to supporting educational attainment in the community by presenting ...

ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY

Windsor Town Council considers revised agreement with Senior Services

Questions from Windsor Town Council members remain regarding some of the variables involved if the town enters into ...

FRANKLIN

New cancer survivor program sessions start at 5 area YMCAs

New sessions of Livestrong at the YMCA launch in August at YMCA locations in Franklin, Suffolk, Chesapeake and ...

SOUTHAMPTON COUNTY

Faison completes doctoral study on Riverview High

Virginia State University Professor and Southampton County native Dr. Latorial D. Faison recently completed her doctoral research study ...

WESTERN TIDEWATER

Masking advice returns for Tidewater in COVID-19 updates

As COVID-19 has begun to ramp up again in some Virginia localities, Tidewater communities are between low and ...

FRANKLIN

Kitchen calls for equal amenities for Ward 1

Ward 1 Councilman Mark R. Kitchen advocated on behalf of his ward during the Franklin City Council’s July ...

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ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY

Windsor officers won’t be charged by state

Windsor Police Officer Daniel Crocker and ex-officer Joe Gutierrez won’t face state criminal charges for forcing an Army ...

FRANKLIN

Rock Church hoops camps draw 112

Rock Church Franklin kicked off the summer with two action-packed basketball camps.  A church news release stated that ...

FRANKLIN

Team Stout wins Franklin softball title

The City of Franklin Department of Parks and Recreation hosted an adult coed softball league this year, running ...

LOOKING BACK

Franklin Lions/Rotarians play ball

By Clyde Parker On Thursday night, July 31, 1947, fully a thousand spectators packed the grandstand at Franklin ...

ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY

Council seeking candidate for Windsor Board of Zoning Appeals

The Windsor Town Council is on the lookout for a town resident willing and able to serve on ...

ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY

Windsor Library expansion out to bid

The plan to expand the Windsor Library is officially in motion. Windsor Town Manager William Saunders briefed the ...

COVID-19

FDA green lights new COVID vaccine

By Crystal Vandegrift Special to The Tidewater News With an uptick in COVID-19 cases recently reported by the ...

WESTERN TIDEWATER

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority chapter honors ‘unsung heroes’

The Franklin Tri-County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. celebrated its annual May Week on May ...

SOUTHAMPTON COUNTY

Magette makes Emory & Henry spring dean’s list

Katherine Magette, of Courtland, has been named to the Emory & Henry College spring 2022 dean’s list.  An ...

SOUTHAMPTON COUNTY

Southampton softball team dominates tourney

The Southampton County Girls’ Softball 12U All-Star team distinguished itself as a major force to be reckoned with ...