| Jun 28, 2014
| 3:37 PM
SPARTA, Ky. — It's hard to imagine that Matt Kenseth of Joe Gibbs Racing was entering the Quaker State 400 winless.
At this point last year, the driver of the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota Camry had won three times in his first season with the...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 4:47 AM
"I was surprised to read in Wednesday's Gazette that the savings from the new recycling service, although sizable, are so small. In the case of James City County, $450,000 in savings from the previous contract of $958,000 per annum. Service...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 8:37 PM
The Sports Xchange
Kyle Busch wins again at Kentucky Speedway
SPARTA, Ky. -- Kyle Busch scored his sixth consecutive NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory in Thursday night's UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway. For Busch, in his 120th NCWTS start, he...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Virginia Beach police are trying to identify three people believed to have robbed a Dollar General store.
About 10:30 a.m. Sunday, two males went to the store at 3208 Holland Road, apparently acting as lookouts, when a third wearing a COOGI baseball cap...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Whether you're shopping for two or 22, you can't deny that the price of food goods has increased exponentially over the past decade. Many families have resorted to creative — yet time consuming — strategies such as extreme couponing and...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:05 PM
The suspected shooter in one of Orange County's latest homicides is among seven men linked to a string of roughly 40 violent armed robberies, mostly at local businesses, deputies announced Wednesday.
Robbery suspect Brixten Dyer, 19, is accused in the...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Activist investor Carl Icahn said Thursday that he wants to see Family Dollar Stores Inc. sold at once, and he told the Matthews, N.C.-based retailer that he's prepared to seek the removal of the entire board of directors if he doesn't get his way.
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:58 AM
To celebrate Dollar General reaching 3 million Facebook fans, the chain is offering a coupon for $3 off a $15 purchase in stores or online.
To access the coupon, visit dollargeneral.com or text 3MILLION to 34898.
Online shoppers can use the...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: May domestic car and truck sales, April factory orders and inventories, Redbook and IcSC-Goldman Sachs retail sales for period ending May 31 and IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index for June
Local earnings: None
Other earnings: Dollar General...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:19 PM
This post has been updated. See note below.
Follow me down the rabbit hole for a moment while we discuss the case of Kimberly Erin Caselman, a Pier 1 sales associate in San Jose who loves her job and informed her boss in November that she was two months...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Corporate executives love nothing more than a scapegoat to saddle with blame for their own mediocre performances. As we reported late last year and USA Today confirms again, they're finding the Affordable Care Act to be a gold-plated gift. It's almost...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 6:42 PM
VILONIA, Ark. — The Parkwood Meadows subdivision is only several years old, a cluster of brick homes where neighbors know each other and children play at a portable basketball hoop rolled onto the street.
On Monday, numerous residents were...