#The Virginian Pilot

Police investigating a shooting at Heritage High School in Newport News

Newport News Police say that they are investigating a shooting that took place at Heritage High School. The Virginian Pilot is reporting that two people were shot with non-life-threatening injuries. Students are being transferred to the tennis courts where they can meet their parents. “My team and I are in...
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School shooting wounds 2 teens in Virginia, police say

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — Two people were wounded in a shooting at a Virginia high school Monday afternoon, police said. The Virginian Pilot reported that the victims were a boy and a girl, both 17 years old. It also reported that the shooter was still at large as of 1:20 p.m. Monday.
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College Football Hall of Fame DT Roger Brown dies at 84

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Roger Brown, a College Football Hall of Famer and six-time Pro Bowl selection with the Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams, has died. He was 84. The Lions and College Football Hall of Fame announced his death on Friday. The Lions said a member of Brown’s family confirmed the death. No cause was given.

Former Norfolk Sheriff Convicted of Fraud and Bribery

Here is another name to add to the list of corrupt public officials — former Norfolk Sheriff Bob McCabe. Earlier this week, a federal jury convicted him of all 11 counts of fraud, conspiracy and money laundering. The charges covered actions committed over a 22-year period. They included accepting gift cards to expensive restaurants, Redskins tickets, free catering for his annual golf tournament, an all-expenses paid trip to Nashville, “loans” that were never repaid, and thousands of dollars in cash to spend during casino trips. He was also charged with providing inside information to select companies seeking contracts with the sheriff’s office.

Will Wall Street spoil kids’ card trading fun?

Few kids follow Wall Street. But generations have loved buying and swapping sports and celebrity cards. Now a new player may spoil their fun. Greg Giesen, digital editor of the Virginian Pilot, perfectly depicts generations of kids going into a store. They eyed the huge aisle of candy and gum “as they hunted for the target of their desires…packages of Topps baseball cards.” Once opened, “the…

I have posted this on here before about Camille..On either the 30th or 40th

Anniversary, the Virginian Pilot published an 8 part story called "When the rains came" It was an awesome piece and if you google it, I am sure you can still find it. And if you can, read it...I couldnt stop reading it the first time I saw it several years later. In fact, I think at one point they had put it out in a paperback book form that local book stores here in the Norfolk area carried. I live within a half mile of the James River in Newport News and can still remember what was floating down here in the river and how muddy the water was...and its close to 5 miles wide here.