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Health in Central Virginia ranked by counties and cities

RICHMOND, Va. — A new report highlights a gap in overall health between cities and counties in the Richmond metro area.

According to countyhealthrankings.org, Hanover is the healthiest county in the area. 71 more words


Manhunt ends when police find convicted sex offender under a porch

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — A manhunt concluded after the suspect was found under a porch in the 2700 block of Lansdale Road, in South Richmond, according to U.S. 461 more words


Crashes slow traffic on I-95 north in Chesterfield

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Two wrecks backed up traffic on I-95 north in Chesterfield County Wednesday afternoon.

VDOT reports that a two-vehicle wreck closed the interstate’s left and center lanes at Woods Edge Road. 55 more words


Prescription drug abuse among 12th graders in Chesterfield higher than national average

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Prescription drug abuse is a problem among teenagers in Chesterfield County, despite efforts by Chesterfield Police and the SAFE substance abuse coalition to get prescription drugs out of the hands of teenagers. 211 more words


Army JROTC of Manchester High School in the Student Spotlight

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. —¬†Every day, WTVR CBS 6 highlights Central Virginia students in our¬†Student Spotlight. The Army JROTC of Manchester High School presented the colors at a March 13 luncheon honoring business and community partners that support Chesterfield County Public Schools. 19 more words


Police ID body found near Chester cemetery

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Chesterfield police say a body discovered by a man out walking his dog Sunday evening is that of a 54-year-old man reported missing earlier this month. 170 more words


Man walking dog finds body near Chester cemetery

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Chesterfield police are searching for clues after a man’s body was discovered in a wooded area in Chester Sunday evening.

Lt. Jack Kilcomons with Chesterfield police said a man walking his dog stumbled upon the body around 6:55 p.m. 106 more words