Rebecca Chappell, Author at The Tidewater News

Franklin

Tropical storm Hermine could bring several inches of rain, no river flooding expected

As of press time on Friday afternoon, the National Weather Service in Wakefield predicted that Tropical Storm Hermine will bring several inches of rain to ... Read more

by Rebecca Chappell, Saturday, September 3, 2016 1:21 pm

Franklin

Council, school board air their heated feelings

On Tuesday night, members of Franklin City Council and Franklin City School Board came together in order to hash out issues and work on communication, ... Read more

by Rebecca Chappell, Friday, September 2, 2016 10:24 am

Franklin

Scarboro chosen to fill council vacancy

The courts have filled the ward 6 vacancy, after a petition had been filed when Franklin City Council was unable to come to consensus. Bill ... Read more

by Rebecca Chappell, Wednesday, August 24, 2016 10:28 am

Franklin

Government relocates animals to new facilities

The animals at Bear Path Acres have been confiscated by government agencies and the doors are now officially closed after several permits were suspended last ... Read more

by Rebecca Chappell, Wednesday, August 24, 2016 10:20 am

Franklin

Police look to warn public about recent heroin overdoses

In light of recent overdoses in the area, the Franklin Police Department is making an effort to warn the public about the dangers of the ... Read more

by Rebecca Chappell, Wednesday, August 24, 2016 10:16 am

Franklin

Students, community interact with principal

The students, parents and community members associated with S.P. Morton Elementary School spent Wednesday evening interacting, reading, having fun and getting to know the new ... Read more

by Rebecca Chappell, Saturday, August 20, 2016 2:20 pm

Franklin

Schools recognized for participation in CyberCamp

Franklin City Public Schools has received recognition from the Virginia Department of Education for their participation in the statewide CyberCamp this summer. Read more

by Rebecca Chappell, Saturday, August 20, 2016 2:19 pm

Franklin

Petition filed, awaiting action from courts

Franklin City Attorney Taylor Williams has filed the petition to the courts to fill the ward 6 vacancy. This comes after council members were recently ... Read more

by Rebecca Chappell, Friday, August 19, 2016 11:31 am

News Main

Group presents plan for potential solar farm in Boykins

Geenex Solar, a company based in Charlotte, North Carolina, has presented a plan for a potential solar farm to be placed in Boykins. Known as ... Read more

by Rebecca Chappell, Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:12 am

Franklin

Fundraisers scheduled to raise money for Alzheimer’s Association

The local branch of the Alzheimer’s Association has planned several fundraisers that will be taking place within the next few weeks to help raise money ... Read more

by Rebecca Chappell, Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:06 am

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