Tag: Virginia Beach

Mr. William “Bill” Lewis Harvie, 97, passed away Jan. 3, 2021, in Virginia Beach. Bill was born on Aug. 19, 1923, in Huntington, W.V., a son to the late William Jefferson Harvie and the late Julia Lewis de Gruyter. Bill graduated from Huntington High School and matriculated at Hampden-Sydney College...
Mr. James William “Jimmy” Short Jr., 70, husband of Evelyn Lucille Padgett Short and a resident of Virginia Beach, passed away Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, at his residence. Born Sept. 25, 1950, in Parksley, he was the son of the late James William Short and the late Irene Louise White...
Mrs. Gloria Godwin Sharpley, 90, formerly of Greenbackville, and recently of Virginia Beach, passed away Dec. 22, 2020, at Sentara Leigh Hospital in Norfolk. Born March 30, 1930, in Sanford, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Edward and Erna Chase Godwin. Gloria graduated from Atlantic High School, Oak...
By Stefanie Jackson – Dominion Energy has filed with the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) its plan for the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) project, the largest offshore wind farm in the U.S., according to a Dec. 18 press release. “This is an important step in the process toward...
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By Stefanie Jackson – The Rev. Kelvin Jones, who has pastored First Baptist Church in Capeville for 30 years, will hold a prayer service and call to action this Thursday in response to the recent mass shooting in Virginia Beach. The service will be held in cooperation with the...
By Linda Cicoira — A 21-year-old Cape Charles native died from multiple gunshot wounds early Sunday morning, Alvin Hopson, of the Medical Examiner’s Office in Richmond, Va., reported Wednesday. The incident is being investigated as a homicide. Sheriff Todd Godwin identified the victim as Hasaan Burton, of Virginia Beach, Va. Another...