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    New Kent deputy swims length of two football fields, attempts to save boater

    New Kent deputy jumps into river, attempts to save boater

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:43 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:43:43 GMT
    Rescue crews are looking for a missing boater who was last seen jumping from a boat in the Pamunkey River off of Cumberland Road. New Kent Sheriff's Office and the New Kent Fire-Rescue were notified around
    Rescue crews are looking for a missing boater who was last seen jumping from a boat in the Pamunkey River off of Cumberland Road.
  • Squirrels blank B-Mets in possible title preview

    Squirrels blank B-Mets in possible title preview

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:27 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:27:40 GMT
    Lefty Ty Blach and centerfielder Elliott Blair keyed a, 1-0, win for the Richmond Flying Squirrels (78-63) over the Binghamton Mets (83-58) at The Diamond on Sunday afternoon.  With the win, the Squirrels
    Lefty Ty Blach and centerfielder Elliott Blair keyed a, 1-0, win for the Richmond Flying Squirrels (78-63) over the Binghamton Mets (83-58) at The Diamond on Sunday afternoon.  With the win, the Squirrels
  • Benedictine roughed up at home by McDonogh

    Benedictine roughed up at home by McDonogh

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:11 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:11:28 GMT
    The Benedictine Cadets dropped their season opener Saturday afternoon at home against Maryland power McDonogh, 37-14. The game was tied at seven early on before McDonogh pulled ahead 23-14 at the break. The
    The Benedictine Cadets dropped their season opener Saturday afternoon at home against Maryland power McDonogh, 37-14. The game was tied at seven early on before McDonogh pulled ahead 23-14 at the break. The
  • Friends remember man shot and killed near Fairfield Court

    Friends remember man shot and killed near Fairfield Court

    Sunday, August 31 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-08-31 22:52:35 GMT
    Linda Young was shocked to find out that one of her beloved neighbors was shot and killed just feet away from her own front yard. Little details have been released from police, they told us that the
    Linda Young was shocked to find out that one of her beloved neighbors was shot and killed just feet away from her own front yard.
  • Glen Allen family escapes early morning fire

    Glen Allen family escapes early morning fire

    Sunday, August 31 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-08-31 19:22:16 GMT
    Shortly before 7 a.m. Sunday, Henrico fire crews responded to a house in the 9700 block of Taylors Crossing Court for a fire that started on the rear deck and traveled up the home's exterior to the attic.
    Shortly before 7 a.m. Sunday, Henrico fire crews responded to a house in the 9700 block of Taylors Crossing Court for a fire that started on the rear deck and traveled up the home's exterior to the attic.
  • Chesterfield man killed in car crash

    Chesterfield man killed in car crash

    Sunday, August 31 2014 12:00 PM EDT2014-08-31 16:00:17 GMT
    A Chesterfield man was killed Saturday morning when the car he was driving ran off the road striking two power poles in the 6400 block of Jefferson Davis Road. The driver has been identified as Bryan
    Bryan Jamieson Holmes, 31, of the 3200 block of Meadowdale Boulevard was killed Saturday morning when his car ran off the road.
  • Richmond shooting victim dies, homicide investigation underway

    Richmond shooting victim dies at hospital

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:42 AM EDT2014-08-31 13:42:32 GMT
    Richmond Police confirm an adult male was injured in a shooting Saturday evening. Officers were dispatched around 6:00 p.m. to the area of 23rd & Fairfield. Once on scene, a single male victim was found
    Officers were dispatched around 5:47 p.m. to the 2300 block of Fairfield Avenue. Once on scene, a male victim in his 30's was found and taken by ambulance to VCU Medical Center where he later died.
  • Spiders trounce Morehead State in season opener

    Spiders trounce Morehead State in season opener

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:46:57 GMT
    The No. 20/24 Richmond Spider football team kicked off the 2014 season when it rolled past the Morehead State Eagles, 55-10, Saturday evening at Robins Stadium in front of a 7,725 crowd on opening night. The
    The No. 20/24 Richmond Spider football team kicked off the 2014 season when it rolled past the Morehead State Eagles, 55-10, Saturday evening at Robins Stadium in front of a 7,725 crowd on opening night. The
  • Patient sets fire to assisted living home

    Patient sets fire to assisted living home

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:00:18 GMT
    After the flames and smoke have cleared, the clean up process begins at Clara's East Assisted Living Facility in Highland Springs.
    After the flames and smoke have cleared, the clean up process begins at Clara's East Assisted Living Facility in Highland Springs.
  • Plane crashes into Atlantic Ocean off Virginia coast

    Plane crashes into Atlantic Ocean off Virginia coast

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:55 PM EDT2014-08-31 01:55:31 GMT
    A Cirrus SR22 recreational plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean Saturday, about 50 miles from Wallops Island, Va. The Coast Guard reported one person was on board.A Coast Guard team from Elizabeth City,
    A Cirrus SR22 recreational plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean Saturday, 51 miles southeast of Chincoteague Island, Va. The Coast Guard reported one person was on board.
  • August 29th On the Sidelines

    August 29th On the Sidelines

    Saturday, August 30 2014 12:05 AM EDT2014-08-30 04:05:25 GMT
    Greenbriar Christian  19 Trinity Episcopal  49 Meadowbrook  21 Hermitage  25 Monacan  18 Dinwiddie  13 Essex  26 Goochland  36 West Point  28 Windsor  34 King William  48 Arcadia  0 Central
    High school football scores and highlights from August 29.
  • Hands up, don’t shoot RVA rally planned

    Hands up, don’t shoot RVA rally planned

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:29 PM EDT2014-08-30 03:29:04 GMT
    Final preparations are underway for the "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" rally. Capitol Police confirm they are expecting crowds to march to capitol square for a peaceful demonstration following the police involved
    Capitol Police confirm they are expecting crowds to march to capitol square for a peaceful demonstration following the police involved shooting death of Missouri Teen Michael Brown.
  • Zings fly as McDonnell closing arguments end

    Zings fly as McDonnell closing arguments end

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-08-30 01:40:54 GMT
    The fate of former governor Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, will soon be in the hands of a jury. Jurors spent all day Friday hearing closing arguments from the defense and prosecution and now must
    The fate of former governor Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, will soon be in the hands of a jury.
  • Judge considers motion in Morrissey case

    Judge considers motion in Morrissey case

    Friday, August 29 2014 8:23 PM EDT2014-08-30 00:23:29 GMT
    A judge says he needs to review the arguments before deciding if the indictments against Delegate Joe Morrissey should be dismissed. The politician faces felony charges stemming from an alleged inappropriate
    A judge says he needs to review the arguments before deciding if the indictments against Delegate Joe Morrissey should be dismissed. The politician faces felony charges stemming from an alleged inappropriate sexual relationship with a teenage girl.
  • Police investigating south Richmond shooting

    Police investigating south Richmond shooting

    Friday, August 29 2014 8:20 PM EDT2014-08-30 00:20:32 GMT
    Richmond police say they don't have a suspect yet in a shooting that happened around 7 p.m. in south Richmond. Police said the shooting happened in the 2200 block of Columbia Street. A man was shot, but
    Richmond police say they don't have a suspect yet in a shooting that happened around 7 p.m. in south Richmond.
  • Residents worry about speeders in Chesterfield County neighborhood

    Residents worry about speeders in Chesterfield County neighborhood

    Friday, August 29 2014 8:14 PM EDT2014-08-30 00:14:03 GMT
    One Chesterfield neighborhood is saying slow down! Residents near Bensley Elementary School contacted NBC12 saying drivers are going too fast through their small neighborhood.
    One Chesterfield neighborhood is saying slow down! Residents near Bensley Elementary School contacted NBC12 saying drivers are going too fast through their small neighborhood.
  • Support flows for homeless Henrico brothers who sang gospel

    Support flows for homeless Henrico brothers who sang gospel

    Friday, August 29 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-08-30 00:10:05 GMT
    Things are looking better for the Henrico brothers who sang gospel music on a street corner in hopes of raising money for their family.
    Things are looking better for the Henrico brothers who sang gospel music on a street corner in hopes of raising money for their family. They are homeless and living out of a hotel in Henrico's West End. Panhandling is illegal in the county and had to stop.
  • 12 Investigates: Canceled concert patron want refunds

    12 Investigates: Canceled concert patron want refunds

    Friday, August 29 2014 8:07 PM EDT2014-08-30 00:07:12 GMT
    After months of advertising and planning a concert for gospel artist Tamela Mann was supposed to hosted at Zion Apostolic Christian memorial Petersburg.
    After months of advertising and planning a concert for gospel artist Tamela Mann was supposed to hosted at Zion Apostolic Christian memorial Petersburg.
  • Chesterfield Technical Center at Hull prepares for first day of classes

    Chesterfield Technical Center at Hull prepares for first day of classes

    Friday, August 29 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-08-30 00:02:37 GMT
    Friday, Chesterfield County Schools unveiled its new Career and Technology Center at the site of the Old Clover Hill High School on Hull Street Road.
    Friday, Chesterfield County Schools unveiled its new Career and Technology Center at the site of the Old Clover Hill High School on Hull Street Road.
  • All lanes back open on I-95S in Chesterfield after crash

    All lanes back open on I-95S in Chesterfield after crash

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:05:13 GMT
    A crash is backing up traffic on Interstate 95 south in Chesterfield. The multi-vehicle accident is between routes 10 and 288 and has closed the right lane and shoulder. Traffic is backing up for miles
    Traffic is moving once again on Interstate 95 south in Chesterfield after a crash.
  • Formerly conjoined twins returning to Richmond

    Formerly conjoined twins returning to Richmond

    Friday, August 29 2014 2:55 PM EDT2014-08-29 18:55:25 GMT
    Three years after conjoined twins were successfully separated at VCU Medical Center they are happy, healthy and returning to Richmond. Maria and Teresa Tapia were two-years-old when a team of 45 doctors
    Three years after conjoined twins were successfully separated at VCU Medical Center they are happy, healthy and returning to Richmond.
  • National Guard identifies F-15 fighter pilot killed in Augusta, Va crash

    National Guard identifies F-15 fighter pilot killed in Augusta, Va crash

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:11 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:11:35 GMT
    Officials confirmed today the pilot was fatally injured in the Aug. 27 crash of an F-15C Eagle in the remote mountains near Deerfield Valley, Va.  
    Officials confirmed late Thursday the pilot of an F-15 fighter jet was fatally injured, and did not eject safely before the Aug. 27 crash near Deerfield Valley, Va.
  • Fugitive Friday: Central Virginia's Most Wanted

    Fugitive Friday: Central Virginia's Most Wanted

    Friday, August 29 2014 10:04 AM EDT2014-08-29 14:04:54 GMT
    Fugitive Fridays tracks down Central Virginia's most wanted. Take a look at the photos and see if you can help police track down these suspects.
    Fugitive Friday helps track down Central Virginia's Most Wanted.
  • Power restored to thousands in Tri-Cities after squirrel causes outages

    Power restored to thousands in Tri-Cities after squirrel causes outages

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:16 AM EDT2014-08-29 13:16:16 GMT
    Power has been restored to thousands temporarily left in the dark after a squirrel caused outages at a Dominion power station. Around 2,500 people in Colonial Heights, 1,200 in Petersburg and 1,200 in
    Power has been restored to thousands temporarily left in the dark after a squirrel caused outages at a Dominion power station.
  • Henrico Schools give meals tax projects 'OK'

    Henrico Schools give meals tax projects 'OK'

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:57 AM EDT2014-08-29 11:57:34 GMT
    Thursday night, Henrico County's School Board officially approved its first plans to use Meals Tax funding. The tax is expected to collect millions, with money going to Henrico Schools. The initial expenditures
    Thursday night, Henrico County's School Board officially approved its first plans to use Meals Tax funding. The tax is expected to collect millions, with money going to Henrico Schools.
  • Waverly woman does 'happy dance' after company waives cost of grave vandalism

    Waverly woman does 'happy dance' after company waives cost of grave vandalism

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-08-29 03:46:31 GMT
    We first told you about the heartbreaking grave vandalism story that left the Harrison family facing thousands of dollars in reburial costs. It happened on Easter Sunday, and yet the Waverly city council
    Vandals took a jack hammer to the burial vault of Sylvia Harrison's mother, Mrs. Ida Mae Perry. Virginia Burial Supply decided to waive the more than $3,000 reburial fee.
  • Unauthorized guests in the kitchen

    Unauthorized guests in the kitchen

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-08-29 03:15:08 GMT
    You might not think twice about letting friends and family keep you company while you're cooking in the kitchen. But it's a big no-no for restaurants.
    You might not think twice about letting friends and family keep you company while you're cooking in the kitchen. But it's a big no-no for restaurants. A health inspector reported seeing it happen in an Italian restaurant.
  • Chesterfield customer sees $91K figure on power bill

    Chesterfield customer sees $91K figure on power bill

    Thursday, August 28 2014 7:31 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:31:39 GMT
    Imagine opening up a bill and seeing a near-six digit number. A woman from Chesterfield saw a $91,076.70 figure on her Dominion Virginia Power bill, listed under "current charges."
    A woman from Chesterfield saw a $91,076.70 figure on her Dominion Virginia Power bill. The company ultimately says it was a typo.
  • Dinwiddie native poised to win racing championship

    Dinwiddie native poised to win racing championship

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:57:16 GMT
    Revving engines, squealing tires and the excitement of the speedway - all of those things will take a backseat Friday night as a Dinwiddie native looks to make history.
    Revving engines, squealing tires and the excitement of the speedway - all of those things will take a backseat Friday night as a Dinwiddie native looks to make history.
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  • 17-year-old killed in crash

    17-year-old killed in crash

    Monday, September 1 2014 12:31 AM EDT2014-09-01 04:31:45 GMT
    A 17-year-old is dead, while another 17-year-old has been hurt after a crash in Hickory.It happened around 7 p.m. Sunday near the 1100 block of 6th Street Northwest.WBTV's Steve Ohnesorge says a cross
    A 17-year-old is dead, while another 17-year-old has been hurt after a crash in Hickory.It happened around 7 p.m. Sunday near the 1100 block of 6th Street Northwest.WBTV's Steve Ohnesorge says a cross
  • East Charlotte crash sends two people to hospital

    East Charlotte crash sends two people to hospital

    Sunday, August 31 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-09-01 03:57:22 GMT
    The driver of an SUV says problems with his brakes caused a crash in East Charlotte.It happened just before 8:00 pm Sunday night at the intersection of Norland Road and Central Avenue.Charlotte Mecklenburg
    The driver of an SUV says problems with his brakes caused a crash in East Charlotte.It happened just before 8:00 pm Sunday night at the intersection of Norland Road and Central Avenue.Charlotte Mecklenburg
  • Warm, wet late summer could delay Carolinas annual leaf show

    Warm, wet late summer could delay Carolinas annual leaf show

    Sunday, August 31 2014 10:28 PM EDT2014-09-01 02:28:08 GMT
    Leaves on some red and sugar maple trees in higher elevations near Boone are a vivid red this week, but don't jump in your car and head to the mountains for a super early leaf show. Experts say those
    Leaves on some red and sugar maple trees in higher elevations near Boone are a vivid red this week, but don't jump in your car and head to the mountains for a super early leaf show.
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