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  • Rappahannock Concrete expands to Hampton as market recovers

    Rappahannock Concrete expands to Hampton as market recovers
    Gloucester-based Rappahannock Concrete opened its sixth ready-mix concrete plant in Copeland Industrial Park in Hampton in March as residential market demand recovers. "We felt like having an additional plant would help us service our customers better...
  • Navy sailors rescue Newport News woman from burning home

    Navy sailors rescue Newport News woman from burning home
    A Newport News woman was rescued out of her home by a pair of Navy sailors Tuesday morning, a Newport News Fire Department spokesman and Navy officials said. Local dispatchers received initial reports of a house fire in the 600 block of 35th Street just...
  • Faith that moves mountains

    For truly, I say to you, if you have faith like a grain of mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, 'Move from here to there,' and it will move, and nothing will be impossible for you." (Matthew 17:14-20 ESV) This passage in Matthew 17 takes us...
  • Magazine idea really takes off

    The chance to showcase Newport News to some 6.5 million US Airways passengers seems to be exciting businesses and nonprofits here. US Airways Magazine's plans for a 20-page section have turned into Newport News groups delivering enough information and...
  • City nailing down fishing pier financing

    NEWPORT NEWS — Fishermen may be patient types, but City Hall doesn't want to keep them waiting too long — it plans to dig a bit deeper into its pockets to open a replacement for the James River Fishing Pier next spring. The city closed the...
  • New disc golf course at Waller Mill Park to open mid-to-late July

    New disc golf course at Waller Mill Park to open mid-to-late July
    WILLIAMSBURG — Local disc golf enthusiasts wanted another course so much they were willing to help design and build it. That's how the new course shaping up at Waller Mill Park came to be, said park manager Michael Van Audenhove. The first...
  • Report of acid attack of woman is unfounded, York sheriffs say

    Report of acid attack of woman is unfounded, York sheriffs say
    YORK - The York-Poquoson Sheriffs Office said Thursday that a 45-year-old Newport News woman is facing a misdemeanor charge for falsely reporting that she had been attacked by a man with an acidic substance in the parking lot of a McDonalds restaurant....
  • Outback celebrates the Fourth with a Free Bloomin' Onion

    Outback celebrates the Fourth with a Free Bloomin' Onion
    Outback Steakhouse is offering a free Bloomin' Onion with any purchase to folks who dine with them on Friday, July 4.  The popular appetizer - an onion is shaped like a flower, then battered and deep-fried - is a signarure item at Outback. Say "freedon"...
  • Wednesday's 7/2 local schedule (updated Wednesday AM with Little League)

    BASEBALL Coastal Plain League: Peninsula Pilots at Morehead City, 7:05 International League: Charlotte at Norfolk, 7:05 Eastern League: Richmond at Harrisburg, 7 LITTLE LEAGUE District 7 all-star tournament: Age 10-11 baseball championship round (at...
  • Hampton Roads jobless rate up in May

    Hampton Roads jobless rate up in May
    The unemployment rate in Hampton Roads jumped from 5.1 percent in April to 5.8 percent in May, according to the latest labor data. Although the labor force increased by 10,816 people from month to month, only 4,324 more were listed as employed while 6,...
  • Justice Department eyeing James City

    Justice Department eyeing James City
    JAMES CITY – It remains unclear whether officials will reconsider last year's decision regarding The Peninsula Pentecostals church in light of a U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) investigation. County officials have been put on notice that the...
  • Hampton Roads fans cheer on U.S. in dramatic World Cup game

    Hampton Roads fans cheer on U.S. in dramatic World Cup game
    After a remarkable run through four games and one overtime period, the U.S. soccer team’s World Cup mojo finally ran out in the round of 16 Tuesday with a 2-1 loss to Belgium. Locals watched the dramatic game throughout the area, including Newport...