News

State Has New Forecasts For Major Crops

State Has New Forecasts For Major Crops

Photo: clipart.com

No word on pork bellies, but new crop forecasts from the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Corn yield is expected to be down 7% compared to last year. Cotton, however, is forecast to see a 29% increase, with peanuts (pictured) expected to tie 2012’s record average yield.

Latest News

in Music

This week’s top alternative tracks

beck

LISTEN: This week's top alternative songs, according to the weekly Billboard chart.

in Election, Local, Surrounding Counties

Webb Skipped Democrats’ Minnesota Event

Webb Jim 110706 (RG)

Former U.S Senator Jim Webb (D- Falls Church) skips the Democrats' summer meeting in Minneapolis.

in Local, Virginia Assembly

Judge Lets Lawsuit Against Plate Readers Stick

ACLU Logo

A judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that involves license-plate readers.

in Local, Surrounding Counties

Teen Athlete On Mend After Accident

Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Patch

A high school athlete is recuperating from a two-vehicle collision in Spostylvania County.

in Local, Surrounding Counties

Pro Player No Longer Faces Felony Charge

Virginia Beach Seal

A professional football player is no longer facing a felony charge in Virginia Beach.