• Four Charged in Murder-for-Hire Plot

    By Linda Cicoira -- Four people were charged last weekend with planning a murder and attempting to carry out the for-hire scheme to kill a witness who testified in a drug trial in Northampton Circuit Court in October. The charges and arrests were made in Accomack. The victim, Nathaniel Johnson, 31, was wounded in a shooting at a Linhaven Circle … [Continue Reading]

    Four Charged in Murder-for-Hire Plot
  • 120 Tons of Trash Cleared from Illegal Dump in Sanford

    By Linda Cicoira -- In the last couple of months, nearly 120 tons of trash were removed from an illegal dump on property off Shad Landing Road, in Sanford. “They’ve cleaned up the site,” Russell Deppe, a land protection enforcement manager with the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), said Tuesday. Representatives from the agency … [Continue Reading]

    120 Tons of Trash Cleared from Illegal Dump in Sanford
  • Orbital Launches Space Station Re-Supply to Delight of Onlookers

    By Connie Morrison -- After a scrubbed Saturday launch with just over a minute left on the countdown clock, a cargo delivery to the International Space Station was successfully launched at 7:19 a.m. Sunday.  A small aircraft strayed into Wallops airspace forcing officials to abort the Saturday send-up, and nearby boats caused officials to push the … [Continue Reading]

    Orbital Launches Space Station Re-Supply to Delight of Onlookers

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