Local News

(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
May 03, 2018 - 1:45 pm
Richmond, VA (1140wrva.com) – Richmond Police have issued a statement ahead of a potential pro-Confederate monument rally this weekend along Monument Avenue: "The Richmond Police Department is experienced in crowd control and maintaining public safety during demonstrations. Should an assembly occur...
Read More
Virginia Lottery
May 03, 2018 - 12:36 pm
Check your tickets! Someone bought a Powerball ticket for Wednesday’s drawing that is now worth $1 million. The winning ticket was bought at 3 Chopt Mart, 7000 Three Chopt Road in Richmond. So the question now is: Who has that million-dollar ticket? The winning numbers for the May 2 Powerball...
Read More
(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
May 03, 2018 - 10:58 am
Chesterfield, VA (1140wrva.com) – Chesterfield Police have now identified the man found dead this morning on his front porch along Reams Court as Joshua Gerdts, 31. They are also calling his death a homicide. The home is just a block or so away from Reams Road Elementary School. Lieutenant Jay...
Read More
(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
May 02, 2018 - 3:46 pm
Richmond, VA (1140wrva.com) – The New York Times reports, using interviews with Washington Redskins cheerleaders, that on a 2013 trip to Costa Rica for a calendar shoot, that some of the cheerleaders were required to be topless, and that the trip involved both male sponsors and male suite holders...
Read More
(Dreamstime)
May 02, 2018 - 3:06 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's Attorney General says up to 20 percent of all state residents may have been impacted by a privacy breach at Facebook. Mark Herring said Wednesday that Facebook had told his office that 7,100 Virginians had downloaded a third-party app that potentially may have...
Read More
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
May 02, 2018 - 9:53 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Dominion Energy Virginia said Tuesday that it plans to build at least eight new natural gas-fired plants during the next 15 years, cementing its shift away from coal, while depending on renewables for less than 10 percent of its energy capacity. Virginia's largest utility...
Read More
(Lonoke County Sheriff's Office and Charlottesville Police Department via AP)
May 02, 2018 - 9:30 am
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A white Arkansas man charged in the beating of a black man during a violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville has been found guilty of malicious wounding. Twenty-three-year-old Jacob Scott Goodwin was found guilty Tuesday for the August attack on 20-year-old...
Read More
Goochland County Sheriff's Office
May 01, 2018 - 5:46 pm
Goochland Sheriff's Office says Mr. Hutchins has been found in the woods exhausted, but safe. *********************************************************** Goochland, VA _ The Goochland County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in finding a missing endangered senior. William "Bill" Hutchins, 66, is...
Read More
state police car
News Radio 1140 WRVA
May 01, 2018 - 5:00 pm
PRINCE GEORGE, Va. - State Police say on April 30, 2018 at approximately 7:56 p.m., Joseph A. Reinzi, 55 of St. Cloud, FL. was driving a 2012 Volvo tractor with a trailer registered out of Florida. Police say Reinzi entered Carson Scales located southbound I-95 at the 39.6 mile marker in Prince...
Read More
(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
May 01, 2018 - 4:46 pm
CHINCOTEAGUE ISLAND, Va. (AP) - Chincoteague's "saltwater cowboys" say two ponies that got stuck in marsh mud have died. Facebook posts from the organization formally known as the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company that say 24-year-old mare Wild Island Orchid was pronounced dead at the scene...
Read More

Pages