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    Three arrested for burglary of Windsor restaurant

    Windsor, Va. – Three people are behind bars after officials say they burglarized Checkers in Windsor. The Isle of Wight Sheriff’s Office received calls about this on October 17th. They say this happened sometime after midnight. Deputies conducted a search in the 8200 block of Gale Avenue in Ivor and three suspects were charged. They’ve arrested Blane Sebastian Washington, Aaron Underhill and Stephanie Marie Drames. All three suspects are now being held in Western Tidewater Regional Jail with no bond. More […]

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    Woman delivers baby but had no idea she was pregnant

    Like many new parents at St. Luke’s Birth Center, Scott Steele and Misty Briggs make frequent trips to visit their new son at the hospital’s neonatal intensive care unit. But here’s where the similarity ends. Until Misty walked into the emergency room Monday morning, she had no idea she was even pregnant, much less full term and ready to deliver. “I was stunned, it didn’t even seem real,” says Beaty. The shock was primarily due to Scott’s medical history. Five […]

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    Baby born size of cell phone fights to live

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — It’s a picture that’s hard to forget. Baby Adilynn Renee was born premature. She weighed less than a pound and was about the size of a cellphone. “I never imagined her to be that small, it took me by surprise,” Chelsea Gregory, Adilynn’s mom, told WGHP. “It really scared me. I was like, how is she going to make it?” Adilynn is now 4 months old. She weighs 4 pounds, but the little girl is in serious […]

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    FBI to begin testing Jesse Matthew’s DNA in connection to Alexis Murphy case

    Nelson County, Va. – The FBI will test Jesse Matthew’s DNA to see if he is connected to the disappearance of Nelson County teen Alexis Murphy. The car she was driving the day she went missing will be tested for evidence that could link her to Matthew, WTVR says. The defense attorney Mike Callahan requested to have testing done on the car and on DNA found in her vehicle because the DNA did not match the man convicted in the case, […]

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    Free Stuff: Get a free soda from Hardees

    If you’re headed to Hardees, you can get a free small soda. Click here to take advantage of this deal.

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    Frozen Food/Dairy Clerk (Job # 494272)

    Farm Fresh is looking to hire five frozen food/dairy clerks. If hired, you could make at least $8 an hour. To find out more about this job, please enter the job number on the Virginia Employment Commission’s website here.

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    Sailor experiencing chest pains medevaced from USS Barry

    Portsmouth, Va. – A sailor on the USS Barry had to medevaced on Wednesday after officials say he reported experiencing chest pains while off the Virginia  Coast 40 miles east of Virginia Beach. Crews were notified about the incident  at around 3 a.m. They dispatched a MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City. The sailor was taken to Portsmouth Naval Hospital where he was listed as stable. No other details have been released.

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    UPDATE: Arrests made in Suffolk golf course vandalism case

    UPDATE: Police have now made several arrests in connection to a vandalism that occurred at a Suffolk golf course and the Suffolk Youth Athletic Association.  Police have now arrested Toby D. Underhill, Blane Washington, Aaron M. Underhill and Noah C. Rivera. They are all being held without bond at Western Tidewater Regional Jail.  Washington has been charged with burglary, grand larceny, vandalism, conspiracy to commit grand larceny and conspiracy to commit burglary.  Underhill has been charged with burglary, grand larceny, […]

  • Father of man who brought hatchet to Beach school: ‘this is what the face of mental illness looks like’

    Virginia Beach, Va. – Rob Cowart says his son has slipped through the cracks of the VA’s mental health system. He says his son, 25-year-old Kirk Cowart, is bipolar. The illness he believes was triggered by the 14 months kirk served in the Marine Corps. He says Kirk was medically discharged after a suicide attempt. Man found inside Salem High School with hatchet: ‘It seemed like a good idea at the time’ “I think the Marines broke Kirk and he wasn`t […]

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    Cat, dog saved from Norfolk house fire

    Norfolk, Va. – Two pets were rescued after fire crews knocked down a fire inside of a Norfolk home on Tuesday. Dispatch says they received calls around 7:05 p.m. about the incident and crews arrived at 7:20 p.m. The fire occurred on 1500 Shipp Avenue. Two adults and three kids lived in the home. No one was injured. The fire traveled from the second floor to the third. Right now officials are still working to determine a cause. Stay with […]

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    Free Stuff: Get free bread sticks from Sbarro this weekend

    In the mood for a treat? You can get free bread sticks from Sbarro this Saturday. Click here to learn more about this deal. 

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    Police: Abandoned homes searched after man admits to 7 killings

    (CNN) — Seven women killed. At least. To make sure the toll isn’t higher, Indiana authorities spent Tuesday canvassing abandoned properties in Gary, Indiana. This comes after authorities say Darren Deon Vann — the man who, according to police documents, admitted strangling a woman inside a nearby Motel 6 room — confessed to killing six others and led police to their bodies. “This gentleman killed, and his MO was to put his bodies in these houses,” police Sgt. William Fazekas […]

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