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Tow truck driver shot in Newport News while on the job

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A tow truck driver attempting to remove an illegally parked car was shot in Newport News early Thursday morning.

The 29-year-old victim told police he was in the 500 block of Purlieu Drive in an apartment complex parking lot, in the process of towing a gray Ford Taurus, when a group came out of an apartment and started yelling obscenities at him. 158 more words

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Public school board finally gets shovel in the ground for new Leamington high school

It took nine years, but officials for the Greater Essex County District School Board finally got to hold the official sod-turning for the construction of a new Leamington District Secondary School. 218 more words

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Undisclosed evidence pointed to Harward's innocence, attorneys say

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Attorneys for a man who spent 33 years in prison for a Newport News rape and murder he didn’t commit said his case was not an “unavoidable tragedy.” 375 more words


The Ties That Bind by Erin Kelly

I met Erin Kelly for the first time last summer when I attended The Swanwick Writers’ Summer School at which she led an excellent course. I enjoyed the summer school and you can read my review about it at bookreviewstoday.info/2015/11/15/swanwick-writers-summer-school-2015/. 483 more words

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UPDATE: Man wrongfully convicted of Newport News murder released

April 8 UPDATE: Keith Harward has been released from prison. 10 On Your Side’s Erin Kelly was in Nottoway County for Harward’s release. Look for more coverage tonight on WAVY News 10 beginning at 4. 438 more words


Checks worth more than you asked for could be fraudulent

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Sixteen-year-old Joseph Berto thought he could sell a computer tower and network card and make a little money. He posted them on the website LetGo. 417 more words


Case of deadly robbery outside high school moves forward

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) – A Chesapeake man accused in a robbery that turned deadly for one of the suspects will go to trial.

Javonte Jones was in court Wednesday, where a female victim testified about what happened last fall in the parking lot of Western Branch High School. 258 more words