Spotsylvania

Latest stories

3d
CBS 6 Richmond
Virginia teen recovering after fighting off attacking Myrtle Beach sharkSPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. — The mother of a Virginia teenager attacked by a Bull
Virginia teen recovering after fighting off attacking Myrtle Beach shark
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. — The mother of a Virginia teenager attacked by a Bull shark while he surfed near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina found out this week her son would have to undergo surgery on a tendon in his hand. Jenn Peyton said her son Dylan... Read more
13d
Style Weekly
Boys from the ’HoodThe rap group N.W.A. had a profound effect on American media and culture. The e
Boys from the ’Hood
Style Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
The rap group N.W.A. had a profound effect on American media and culture. The entertaining biopic about the group, “Straight Outta Compton,” hints at that phenomenon, but mostly shows what a profound influence the group’s success had on its... Read more
470 related stories
13d
The Fairfax County Times
Former local leader of Bloods gang sentenced to 30 yearsBrien Keith Hughes, 32, formerly of Alexandria, was sentenced today to 30 years
Former local leader of Bloods gang sentenced to 30 years
The Fairfax County Times / Posted 13 days ago
Brien Keith Hughes, 32, formerly of Alexandria, was sentenced today to 30 years in prison, followed by five years of supervised release for convictions related to his role in two violent robberies where firearms were used. Hughes pleaded guilty on... Read more
8 related stories
14d
The Fairfax County Times
PUBLIC SAFETY BRIEFSMichael Wayne Edwards, 33, of Rydell Road, Centreville was arrested on August 6
PUBLIC SAFETY BRIEFS
The Fairfax County Times / Posted 14 days ago
Michael Wayne Edwards, 33, of Rydell Road, Centreville was arrested on August 6 at the Reston District Station following an investigation of allegations against him earlier that week. Fairfax County Police said a woman who was grocery shopping at... Read more
8 related stories
18d
CBS 6 Richmond
'When I die, I’ll stop,' says local hero who provides food, money, and clothesSPOTSYLVANIA, Va. — Coin collecting is a hobby Jim Duffy has been enjoying sinc
'When I die, I’ll stop,' says local hero who provides food, money, and clothes
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 18 days ago
SPOTSYLVANIA, Va. — Coin collecting is a hobby Jim Duffy has been enjoying since the 40s. The 77-year-old is always hunting for that elusive penny or dime, but it’s not the only thing he collects. Duffy also collects food — lots of it — not for... Read more
21d
The Martinsburg Journal
2 juveniles charged in high-speed police chaseA 14-year-old boy from Philippi was driving a 2011 Ford Escape with a 14-year-o
2 juveniles charged in high-speed police chase
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 21 days ago
A 14-year-old boy from Philippi was driving a 2011 Ford Escape with a 14-year-old passenger from Spotsylvania, Virginia. Front Royal Master Police Officer Steve Mauck identified a 2011 Ford Escape traveling on Commerce Avenue in town Saturday as a... Read more
3 related stories
22d
Irish Central
Irish American Civil War soldier’s last letter home, found on his dead bodyHubert McNamara, leaving behind a wife and three children in Ireland, died in t
Irish American Civil War soldier’s last letter home, found on his dead body
Irish Central / Posted 22 days ago
Hubert McNamara, leaving behind a wife and three children in Ireland, died in the bloody slaughter of Cold Harbor. On the 8th June 1864 Captain Dexter Ludden and his men from the 8th New York Heavy Artillery were picking their way through corpses.... Read more
23d
TribLIVE
Bloody Angle battle topic of Cal U Civil War RoundtablePart of U.S. Grant's overland campaign toward Petersburg and Richmond from May
Bloody Angle battle topic of Cal U Civil War Roundtable
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
Part of U.S. Grant's overland campaign toward Petersburg and Richmond from May 8-21, 1864, the 2 1⁄2 week engagement came to be known as the battle of Spotsylvania Court House, some 12 miles south of Fredericksburg, Va., 62 miles south of... Read more
26d
Southside Sentinel
Kessler guilty of murder - Full 6-day report by Audrey Thomasson SPOTSYLVANIA—James “Todd” Kessler was convicted Tuesday
Kessler guilty of murder - Full 6-day report
Southside Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
by Audrey Thomasson SPOTSYLVANIA—James “Todd” Kessler was convicted Tuesday of second degree murder and disposing of the body of his missing girlfriend, Claudine Jaquier Gifford, 43. The verdict came at... Read more
1m
Newton Daily News
Contrasts of my surroundingsGrowing up in a small Iowa town is an excellent example of this. I am considere
Contrasts of my surroundings
Newton Daily News / Posted a month ago
Growing up in a small Iowa town is an excellent example of this. I am considered a “city girl,” more accurately termed a town girl or “townie.” My parents are teachers; therefore, I grew up in an environment without the need to plant corn or beans or... Read more

People in this news