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  • Per pupil spending numbers in Gloucester schools were up

    Spending per pupil in Gloucester was up in 2009 over the previous year, according to figures released by the state. The Virginia Department of Education released on Friday the spending per pupil for each school system in Virginia and Gloucester's...
  • N.C. tour turns poverty's 'bloodless statistics' into reality

    Poverty in America: North Carolina's NAACP mounts a "Truth and Hope Tour of Poverty" through six counties.

    National Weather Service confirms 7th tornado locally

    The National Weather Service in Wakefield has confirmed that a seventh tornado -- this one in Mathews -- touched down Monday during a flurry of storms that devastated southeastern Virginia. The tornado touched down in Mathews County, it was a category...

    General Assembly honors Henrietta Lacks

    General Assembly honors Henrietta Lacks
    She died almost 60 years ago, but her cells lived on, fostering medical breakthroughs and saving lives.  On Tuesday, Henrietta Lacks was honored by the Virginia General Assembly. Two of her sons and two granddaughters stood in the gallery of the House...

    Finding a driving solution for teens in Halifax County

    Finding a driving solution for teens in Halifax County
    Teens took more than a Sunday drive in Halifax County today. They got a lesson from a group of concerned adults on how to prevent crashes. It was a lesson behind the wheel they won't soon forget here at the Virginia International Raceway. Daniel Wagner...