‘Near-ideal conditions’ sparked 10 Virginia tornadoes

National Weather Service added two to the list on Friday.
  Colleges offering Income Share Agreements as alternative to loans
  Pedestrians concerned about safety in Shockoe Bottom
  Virginia rapper gains attention for lyrics of inspiration
  GRTC expands to Short Pump, enhances 3 lines
Petersburg bond rating upgraded to ‘positive’

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  Richmond animal shelters take in animals displaced from Hurricane Florence
The Richmond SPCA is receiving a shipment of animals displaced from Hurricane Florence on Friday.
Colleges offering Income Share Agreements as alternative to loans
So many people are burdened with heavy student loan debt that some colleges have started offering another way to pay for college.
Pedestrians concerned about safety in Shockoe Bottom
Construction on Dock Street in Shockoe Bottom has detoured hundreds drivers onto East Main Street while the work gets done, but it’s raised safety concerns for residents in the area.

Petersburg bond rating upgraded to ‘positive’

The ‘positive' rating reflects S&P’s view of the city’s commitment and continued progress to financial flexibility.

Chesterfield road named in honor of fallen military soldier

United States Army Corporal William Kyle Middleton was killed in 2010 while serving his country in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan.
  ‘Near-ideal conditions’ sparked 10 Virginia tornadoes
Virginia Department of Forestry wants your acorns
Richmond FBI offers reward as part of cold case initiative

NATIONAL HEADLINES

AP sources: Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House to expose the chaos in the administration

Flooding: Dam breach at Duke plant; coal ash could spill

Duke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River

SPORTS

  Henrico skydiver set to compete in world championships

NASCAR makes its way to Richmond

NASCAR races take place this week at the Richmond Raceway in Henrico County.