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STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — A 90-year-old Virginia man is dead after he was hit by a car while trying to cross a highway, authorities said.
State police said the accident happened shortly before...
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — Harold Reid, who sang bass for the Grammy-winning country group the Statler Brothers, has died after a long battle with kidney failure. He was 80.
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — A sheriff's office in Virginia says a man wanted on drug charges hid in a drainage pipe during a standoff and then died from what appeared to be hypothermia.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia state officials are telling lawmakers the expansion of a mental health hospital in Staunton is being delayed and costs are going up.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — Virginia is threatening to shut down a company that touts its record of reuniting immigrant families, accusing it of running an unlicensed insurance business.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — Joseph White, known for finding unique ways to write about sports and other topics during an award-winning career at The Associated Press, has died at age 56.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The top mental health official in Virginia is hospitalized in critical condition after a three-car traffic accident in which an 18-year-old woman was killed.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — The Virginia couple who prosecutors say "systematically tortured" a boy for two weeks face 17 years in prison each after being sentenced.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — Records show the former superintendent of a Virginia jail is under investigation for using an inmate for work at his home and lying to investigators.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — A woman who was an inmate at a Virginia jail says she was sexually assaulted in the booking area by a male inmate.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — Gloria Gerber is always a breath of fresh air. When you enter her and her husband's restaurant on Central Avenue in downtown Staunton, someone is always greeting you hello and it's most likely Gloria from behind the counter while she's forming pupusas with her hands and looking at ticket orders.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — The first thing you need to know is: they're here because you're here.
They wait in one of December's empty trees, on the high edge of a neighborhood hill on Fillmore Street, looking ungainly even at rest, like the unwanted ornaments still attached to the Christmas tree dragged curbside. One near the top spreads its wings like a nightmarish angel to gather the warmth of the rising sun.
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STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — Lucy Rhoden loves "Frozen."
There are very few movies the 7-year-old Staunton girl will watch from start to finish. She loses interest in most within minutes, but not "Frozen," a 2013 animated Walt Disney movie.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — The superintendent of a Virginia jail has been fired after 14 years at the helm.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — It's been more than a year since Logan Davenport and Dominic Walker stepped onto the Mary Baldwin campus as part of the first school year including full-time male undergraduate students.
A little over a year from now they'll be in the first graduating class of Mary Baldwin University that will include men receiving bachelor's degrees.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man who was serving as a town's police chief when he was arrested on drug charges earlier this year has pleaded guilty to stealing painkillers from a friend.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — A private liberal arts university in Virginia says an exhibit that included depictions of Confederate statues has been removed after some students called the installation racist.
News outlets report Mary Baldwin University administrators removed the exhibit titled "Relevant/Scrap" last week, two days after it opened. The two artists say their work was misinterpreted but agreed with its removal from the university's Hunt Gallery.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — A Virginia woman who pleaded guilty to giving her three children marijuana has been sentenced to 10 days in jail.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — A school board in Virginia has voted to change the name of a high school that honors a Confederate general.
News outlets report the Staunton School Board voted 4-2 Monday to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School. The board plans to launch an online survey this week for community input on what to rename the school. Comments will be accepted through next month.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — "Desegregation happened here in March of 1952. Didn't happen to the rest of Staunton, but it happened here."
That's how Forester Wright, Jr., who goes by Junior, remembers it.
From the day Wright's Dairy-Rite opened, everybody came to the same place and got their food. This is simply the way the family was, he says.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — A Virginia school district expects work to begin soon on the installation of solar panels at seven of its schools.
Gregory Troxell is Augusta County Public Schools' director of operations and maintenance. He tells The News Leader the district's 1.8-megawatt solar array will be the largest of any Virginia public school division.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — The Bergland family are enjoying a delightful experience this summer.
After planting milkweeds in their garden and watching caterpillars feast, dozens of monarch butterfly chrysalises now line their home, porch and fence that surround their property in Staunton.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The stretches in solitary confinement inside a detention center in the mountains of Virginia were what broke him, the Honduran teen said. The guards stopped bringing food, he said. One time they let him out, and a group of them came at him. So many guards were kicking him in the gut, he said, he couldn't breathe.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A lawyer for immigrant children who say they were cuffed and beaten by staff inside a Virginia detention facility said Friday they plan to press forward with a federal civil-rights lawsuit, even though two of the teens involved in the case are no longer in the United States.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Virginia's governor ordered state officials Thursday to investigate abuse claims by children at an immigration detention facility who said they were beaten while handcuffed and locked up for long periods in solitary confinement, left nude and shivering in concrete cells.
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Here are Saturday's results in the class AA girls state track and field meet at Eastern Illinois: CLASS 2A
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The 18-year-old brother of a Florida school shooting suspect said he just wants to finish high school and "live my life" when he moves to Virginia to serve his probation for trespassing.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The brother of Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz can serve out his probation for trespassing in Virginia, where his lawyer says a home, a job and educational opportunities await, a judge ruled Friday.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The brother of Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz is asking a judge to allow him to move to Virginia where a full-time job awaits him.
The attorney for 18-year-old Zachary Cruz filed a motion Thursday saying Cruz has been offered a free home for one year in Staunton, Virginia. He is on six months' probation for trespassing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and needs court permission to leave.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man arrested on a DUI charge is accused of grabbing an officer's genitals at the police department.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — There's a house on Staunton's West Beverley Street that is always in bloom.
The house stands out. It's something everyone talks about, looks at and loves.
Now, the flowers are slowly disappearing and the house is up for sale — and the flower lady of Staunton has moved out.
Myrtle Cason, who's 89 years old, has lived in Staunton for more than 40 years.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — Brad Parks gets up early. He splashes some water on his face, forgoes shaving and leaves the house as the sun begins to rise.
His first stop is Hardee's. He walks in with his already purchased medium soda cup and fills it up with some Coke Zero.
Parks has been going to the Hardee's on Central Avenue in Staunton, Virginia, for the past year and a half. The staff there is used to him — and often he purchases multiple cups ahead of time to skip the line.