Vote-counting underway after Virginia GOP convention

Counting is underway at a hotel in Richmond to tabulate the votes cast by tens of thousands of Virginia Republicans this weekend in the party’s nominating contest for governor and other statewide offices.

Boy, 12, dies after alleged bullying, complaints of head pain from attacks

Police are investigating claims the 12-year-old was bullied and attacked during school hours on two consecutive days before he died.
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More than 150 million Americans — about 57% of the adult population — have received at least one dose of vaccine.

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Wallops Island rocket launch postponed until at least Sunday evening

Va. skydiver hospitalized after landing on aircraft hangar

A woman is in the hospital after a skydiving accident ended on top of an aircraft hanger, according to a release from Suffolk police.
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Good Samaritan recalls jumping from bridge to save 2-year-old after car crash

The fire chief says the good Samaritan put his own life on the line because of the height of the bridge and the shallow water below.

Henrico police investigating reports of vehicle shot

  Slain mother, 3-month-old daughter laid to rest

  VSP responds to I-95 tractor-trailer fire

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  Southside apartment complex: Crime won’t define the community

Police name suspect in connection to shooting of Norton police chief

Roanoke women find missing teen from Norfolk living in the woods

Johnson cites experience as Roanoke Sheriff in run for Virginia Governor

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  China says most rocket debris burned up during reentry over Maldives

The roughly 30-meter (100-foot) -long stage is among the biggest space debris to fall to Earth.

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No decision yet on Washington Football training camp location

Hermitage RB James wins Mark Fischer Player of the Year Award

Hermitage senior running back Nigel James won the 2020 Mark L. Fischer Player of the Year Award on Wednesday night. The award show was held virtually and hosted in the NBC12 studio.

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Chesterfield Schools names Teacher of the Year

Chesterfield County Public Schools has named its 2022 Teacher of the Year.

Family of Alicia Showalter Reynolds still looking for answers 25 years after her death

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  Ashley Bland named 2021 RPS Teacher of the Year

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