Cole pushes for new voter identification legislation

In Virginia, residents are currently allowed to use items such as bank statements, paychecks and utility bills as a form of identification to vote, but that could soon change.

Saturday - 01/05/2013, 08:41am EST

Newtown tragedy prompts Stafford to increase school security

Stafford County students returning to school Wednesday will see more sheriff's deputies in the hallways.

Wednesday - 01/02/2013, 06:07am EST

Police: Arrest made in 18 Fake Beard Bandit robberies

Police have made an arrest in a series of robberies where the perpetrator wore a fake beard.

Friday - 12/28/2012, 03:14pm EST

VDOT signs agreement with Navy on I-564 connector

The Virginia Department of Transportation and the Navy have signed an agreement that will allow work to begin on the Interstate 564 intermodal connector.

Thursday - 12/27/2012, 12:48pm EST

Va. Tech honor CT shooting victims with decal

Virginia Tech won't be thinking only about football when the Hokies take the field during the Russell Athletic Bowl on Friday.

Thursday - 12/27/2012, 12:41pm EST

Happy Christmas tail: A donor gives a dog a home

It's not every day someone plops down $1,000 for a dog he/she does not own. However, one good Samaritan decided to do just that, giving a little dog an early Christmas present.

Saturday - 12/22/2012, 09:05am EST

Va. GOP leaders back additional school safety officers

House of Delegates Speaker Bill Howell of Stafford County and other GOP leaders said they will propose funding to put more safety officers in Virginia elementary schools in response to the mass shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut.

Thursday - 12/20/2012, 05:07pm EST

Project to widen Route 1 makes progress

A major project to widen Route 1 near Fort Belvoir is one step further along.

Friday - 12/07/2012, 01:59pm EST

Police release photos of ATM bombing suspect

Police have released photos from a surveillance video showing a suspect who placed an improvised explosive device at the drive-through ATM at Virginia Credit Union.

Wednesday - 12/05/2012, 04:59pm EST

Bus driver shortages worsens for region's schools

On Wednesday, the Stafford County School District actually had to delay dismissal for some students because there were not enough drivers. Several had called in sick.

Friday - 11/30/2012, 07:56am EST

Union general's sword returns to Fredericksburg

A Civil War general's prized sword has returned to Fredericksburg.

Monday - 11/12/2012, 10:48am EST

Va. state police identify teen killed in Fauquier shooting

Virginia State Police have identified the teen killed by a police officer in Fauquier County early Friday morning.

Saturday - 11/03/2012, 03:39am EDT

$2M bail for suspect in bomb-throwing car chase

A Great Falls judge has set bail at $2 million for a Virginia man who authorities say threw pipe bombs at officers while leading them on a 40-mile chase in a stolen car.

Friday - 11/02/2012, 05:31pm EDT

Va. State Police probe fatal shooting by deputy

Virginia State Police say they are investigating a fatal shooting by a deputy sheriff in Fauquier County.

Friday - 11/02/2012, 04:40pm EDT

Va. pipe bomb suspect captured in Montana

Laurence Stewart II was spotted near Great Falls, Mont. according to Richard Marianos, special agent in charge for the Washington field office of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Tobacco tells WTOP.

Friday - 11/02/2012, 03:33am EDT

Suspect in Va. home bombings captured in Montana

A man wanted on charges of detonating pipe bombs in Virginia led police on a chase across the Montana plains Thursday during which he threw about a half-dozen bombs at his pursuers before he was captured, authorities said.

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 05:55pm EDT

Police arrest suspect in Stafford pipe bombings

The man wanted for three pipe bombings in Stafford County has been arrested in Montana, police say.

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 02:39pm EDT

Pipe bomb suspect's blog forecasts alleged attacks

Blog postings by the suspect in three recent pipe bombing attacks in Stafford County and Fredericksburg depict a man disgusted by the legal system and willing to "commit some crimes" and "have some fun."

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 02:08pm EDT

Manhunt for Va. pipe bomb suspect who targeted three

Federal, state and local investigators are looking for a man who is suspected of targeting three people with pipe bombs.

Wednesday - 10/31/2012, 10:04am EDT

USS Carr seizes $15.6 million worth of cocaine

A Norfolk-based Navy ship has seized more than $15 million worth of cocaine in the eastern Pacific Ocean.

Tuesday - 10/30/2012, 04:59pm EDT
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