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7 Va. localities designated drug trafficking areas

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Six cities and one county in Virginia are getting help from the federal government to reduce drug abuse and drug trafficking. 92 more words

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Customers lose patience with PEOPLExpress

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — PEOPLExpress personnel say they’re trying to accommodate passengers who were left grounded over the weekend when the company temporarily suspended service. 378 more words

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Teen bicyclist hit by vehicle

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police in Newport News say a teen bicyclist was hit by a vehicle Monday evening.

The incident happened just before 5 p.m., in the 1500 block of Warwick Boulevard, according to Holly McPherson with the NNPD. 70 more words

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Police: Mom burned daughter as punishment

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Police say a Newport News mother burned her 7-year-old daughter as punishment.

Officers were called to a home in the 100 block of Cornell Drive the afternoon of Sept. 70 more words

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Road work traps residents in driveways

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Residents in Newport News are upset about a road project trapping them in their driveways.

“It’s created a big mess, and it has created a lot of heartache for us homeowners,” said Newport News resident David Pennington.  243 more words

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Firefighter, civilian transported after apartment fire

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Two people were transported to a local hospital Friday afternoon after an apartment fire in Newport News.

Around 1:30 p.m., firefighters were dispatched to the 100 block of Eva Court for a report of a residential fire, according to Robert Craft, Assistant Fire Chief with the Newport News Fire Department. 114 more words

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PEOPLExpress opens call center, refunds passengers

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – PEOPLExpress suspended its service temporarily on Friday after a ground-service vehicle crashed into one of the planes it leases, causing the company to cancel all flights. 719 more words

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