Gwen Albers, Author at The Tidewater News


Teen accidentally shot in Sebrell

The victim, who was shot by a family member, was not identified because the investigation is continuing. Read more

by Gwen Albers, Tuesday, March 5, 2013 9:26 am


One to 3 inches of snow expected Wednesday

Worst-case scenario — the storm could dump 4 to 5 inches of snow on Western Tidewater. Read more

by Gwen Albers, Monday, March 4, 2013 10:11 am


Task force created for wood products industry

To assure there’s enough loggers to provide materials to the region’s growing wood products industry, a task force has been formed. Read more

by Gwen Albers, Saturday, March 2, 2013 12:25 pm

Isle of Wight County

Dementia victim will not be charged with alleged nursing home assault

Isle of Wight County Commonwealth’s Attorney Wayne Farmer determined the man did not have the mental capacity to commit the alleged crime at Consulate Health ... Read more

by Gwen Albers, Friday, March 1, 2013 6:44 pm

Isle of Wight County

Windsor man’s death undetermined

Barry Vincent Gray, 53, at 4:18 p.m. Wednesday was found dead at his home at 106 Marlette St. Read more

by Gwen Albers, Friday, March 1, 2013 4:32 pm


SHS grad cheering for Chowan

Tidewater News contributing writer Almeta Davis ran into Southampton High School graduate Texie Blythe during this week’s trip to the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association basketball ... Read more

by Gwen Albers, Friday, March 1, 2013 9:19 am

Isle of Wight County

Southampton County deer harvest down 22%, IOW 15%

Glen Askins, terrestrial wildlife biologist for Southeastern Virginia, called the decline in Western Tidewater a “fluke” and attributed it to disease, the tremendous availability of ... Read more

by Gwen Albers, Thursday, February 28, 2013 10:28 am


Route 58 rezoning proposed

FRANKLIN—Franklin city officials will be asked to rezone 63 acres on South Street at the Route 58 Bypass for the possible development of motels, convenience ... Read more

by Gwen Albers, Wednesday, February 27, 2013 10:27 am


Investigation closed on Ivor house fire

Major Gene Drewery ruled the cause of the fire at 33423 Seacock Chapel Road as undetermined. Read more

by Gwen Albers, Wednesday, February 27, 2013 10:00 am


Supervisors support $13 million Route 35 bridge replacement

Voting “no” was Jerusalem District Supervisor Dr. Alan Edwards, who represents the area where the bridge is located. Read more

by Gwen Albers, Tuesday, February 26, 2013 10:02 am

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