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Gloucester County

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  • Gloucester County to install flood gauges in Glass, Guinea areas

    Gloucester County to install flood gauges in Glass, Guinea areas
    A $58,000 grant will help pay for the installation of five flood gauges in low-lying Gloucester to warn residents when rising waters from storms, unusually high tides, or other events are swamping roads. The county's portion of the bill for the flood...
  • Gloucester County soliciting bids for Edge Hill Service Station design work

    Gloucester County is soliciting bids from engineering firms to design building and site improvements for Edge Hill Service Station on Main Street. Gloucester County is facilitating the bidding on the engineering and design services for the Edge Hill...
  • Charges filed against Gloucester driver in Oct. 11 traffic fatality

    The Gloucester driver in a single-vehicle wreck on Low Ground Road has been cited for reckless driving involving getting behind the wheel of a vehicle with inadequate or improperly adjusted brakes. Melissa Ann Parks, 27, of J. Leonards Place in Hayes,...
  • Election 2013: Gloucester Board of Supervisors York District candidates

    As part of our coverage of the 2013 Gloucester County Board of Supervisors election, we asked all seven candidates four questions via email. We are printing their answers in their entirety online here in the Gloucester Blog prior to the Nov. 5 election....
  • Election 2013: At-Large Gloucester Board of Supervisors candidates

    Election 2013: At-Large Gloucester Board of Supervisors candidates
    As part of our coverage of the 2013 Gloucester County Board of Supervisors election, we asked all seven candidates four questions via email. We are printing their answers in their entirety online prior to the election here in the Gloucester Blog. Look...
  • Gloucester candidates: A campaign cash update

    Here is the latest update on campaign contributions and expenditures of the Gloucester County Board of Supervisors candidates through Oct. 23, according to the Virginia Public Access Project. Petsworth District Mike Jenkins--contributions received are...
  • Gloucester County holds wetlands information meeting for property owners

    Gloucester County holds wetlands information meeting for property owners
    Property owners in Gloucester who want to know about the application process for property improvements along tidally-influenced rivers, creeks and marshes can attend a meeting 1-4 p.m. Thursday. The Gloucester County Environmental Programs Department is...
  • Hampton Roads Literary Events through Nov. 16

    Hampton Roads Literary Events through Nov. 16
    Here's a sampling of upcoming literary events in the next few weeks (in date order). Thursday, November 7 Amy Waters Yarinske, author of “An American in the Basement: The Betrayal of Captain Scott Speicher and the Cover-up of His Death,”...
  • Enter poetry here for the Daily Press 2014 poetry contest!

    Enter poetry here for the Daily Press 2014 poetry contest!
    Welcome to the 2014 Daily Press Poet Laureate Contest site. See the official rules. Poetry submissions are no longer being accepted for this year's contest. You will be able to vote for your favorite poem. Voting begins May 2 and ends May 11....
  • Gloucester County schools earn full state accreditation status

    All eight Gloucester County schools received full accreditation by the Virginia Department of Education in a Wednesday announcement. Gloucester joins 84 other Virginia school divisions, out of 132, in which all schools received accreditation....
  • Gloucester schools state accreditation results

    All schools in the Gloucester County Public School System met state accreditation benchmarks in every category. Here's the results by schools and categories: Abingdon Elementary -- Grade 3-5 English (87); Math (73); Grade 3 history (89); History (93);...
  • Extra! Extra! T.C. Walker Elementary accreditation results

    State accreditation results that were issued by the Virginia Department of Education did not included T.C. Walker Elementary School after the school was closed in May. Gloucester school officials have provided the results to the Daily Press, however....