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State of Emergency Declared; Mechanicsville Resident Believes Name of State Has Been Changed to Emergency

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. — Following Gov. Ralph Northam’s decision to declare a state of emergency in advance of Hurricane Florence’s arrival, Mechanicsville resident Harry Richards now believes he lives in a new state called “Emergency,” sources confirmed Thursday. 192 more words


Obscene sexual display reported inside Mechanicsville business

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. — Investigators are looking for an RV driver accused of creating an obscene sexual display — exposing himself — inside a Mechanicsville business. … 153 more words


2 hurt after car slams into Mechanicsville store

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. — Police are on scene after a car crashed into a building in Mechanicsville Saturday afternoon.

The accident occurred around 12:30 p.m. when a driver suffered a medical emergency and crashed into Cigarette City on Route 360. 138 more words


Investigators identify couple found dead in Hanover home

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. — A Mechanicsville man and woman died from gunshot wounds Wednesday while Hanover Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call at the woman’s home, according to the Hanover County Sheriff’s office. 213 more words


Missing 15-year-old girl found safe in Mechanicsville

Update: Shirby Combs was located safe in Mechanicsville Friday.

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. – The Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile, 15-year-old Shirby Combs. 114 more words


Man found dead with 'obvious signs of trauma' inside Hanover home

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. – A death investigation is underway after a man’s body was discovered inside his Hanover home Thursday night.

The Hanover County Sherriff’s Office responded to a report of a suspicious death in the 8000 block of Dunwoody Road at 9:10 p.m. 232 more words


1 injured after fire destroys Mechanicsville garage

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. — Officials said one person suffered a minor injury after a garage went up in flames in Mechanicsville Saturday morning.

Firefighters were called to the 5000 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike for a garage fire. 104 more words