Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Author Archives: ap.and.vlw

Courtroom portrait of outfielder Pete Hill unveiled

CULPEPER (AP) — Pete Hill represents the best of Culpeper. The native son was an amazing, well-rounded professional baseball player who achieved hitting stats at the time that rivaled those of the much more famous Babe Ruth. So stated Circuit ...

Read More »

Review paints dire picture of Va. employment commission

(AP) A year and a half into the coronavirus pandemic, the Virginia Employment Commission is still swamped with backlogged claims, its call centers are underperforming and serious staffing problems persist, according to a scathing interim report the state’s legislative watchdog ...

Read More »

Mandatory minimum bills advance

(AP) Lawmakers in both chambers of the General Assembly advanced criminal justice reform measures that would eliminate mandatory minimums in favor of allowing judges more sentencing discretion. Senate Bill 1443, introduced by Sen. John S. Edwards, D-Roanoke, narrowly passed Feb. 5 ...

Read More »