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Virginia Senate Passes PE Class Mandate

Posted: 02/15/2011 - The Virginia Senate has approved legislation that would require public elementary and middle schools to offer physical-education classes in an effort to fight childhood obesity.

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Virginia's Spring Fire Season Begins Tuesday

Posted: 02/15/2011 - A ban on outdoor burning of brush before 4pm goes into effect Tuesday in Virginia. The spring fire season begins at 4pm Tuesday and runs through April 30.

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General Assembly Asked to Restore Public Education Funding

Posted: 02/15/2011 - Virginia education groups and localities are reiterating their call for the General Assembly to restore funding for public education as legislators work to resolve differences between House and Senate budget proposals.

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Lawsuit Claims Poor Access for Disabled in Virginia

Posted: 02/15/2011 - An advocacy group claims in a series of lawsuits that Radford University, a half-dozen Roanoke area shopping malls and two hotels fail to provide adequate facilities for disabled people.

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Va. Inmate Pleads Guilty to Second Prisoner Murder

Posted: 02/11/2011 - A Virginia inmate who warned officials he would kill again if not given the death penalty for murdering his cellmate has pleaded guilty to killing a second inmate.

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WWII Airman's Burial Comes 68 Years After Death

Posted: 02/11/2011 - The remains of a World War II airman from Baltimore are being buried at Arlington National Cemetery more than 68 years after he and ten crew members died in a plane crash.

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Civil War Shell Found in Va. Home

Posted: 02/11/2011 - National Park Rangers called in the Virginia State Police after they found a potentially live Civil War-era artillery shell in Petersburg.

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Virginia DEQ Declares 3 Creeks Impaired

Posted: 02/11/2011 - State regulators are advising Tazewell County residents who use Middle Creek or Plum Creek as a water source to exercise caution.

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Illegal Immigrant Charged with Va. Murders

Updated: 02/11/2011 - A Salvadoran man has been charged with three counts of murder in a series of shootings in a Virginia suburb of Washington, authorities said Friday.

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