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The image shows Gov. Ralph Northam’s page in his 1984 EVMS school yearbook. It’s unclear who the people in the picture are, but the rest of the page is filled with pictures of Northam and lists his undergraduate alma mater and other information about him. (Courtesy of Republican Party of Virginia)

Probe inconclusive on Northam’s racist yearbook pic

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NORFOLK -- An investigation ordered up by a Virginia medical school failed to determine whether Gov. Ralph Northam is in a 1984 yearbook photo of a...
A Masai giraffe calf was born at the Virginia Zoo on Monday, May 20, 2019. The calf was standing within two hours of birth. Both mother and calf will remain inside with access to an outside holding yard to bond for a few weeks before being introduced to the exhibit. (Southside Daily/courtesy of the Virginia Zoo)

The Virginia Zoo is up to their necks in baby animals

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NORFOLK -- The Virginia Zoo welcomed another baby, this time a female Masai giraffe calf on May 20. At birth, the calf weighed 141 pounds,...
(Southside Daily/Courtesy of 13NewsNow)

Retired Virginia Beach fire captain withdraws from school board appointment after racist, sexist FB posts surfaced

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- A retired fire captain here has withdrawn his name just hours after being appointed to the city’s School Board after sexist and...
An artist rendering of the brewery and the rooftop beer garden (Southside Daily photo/Courtesy of Vibrant Shore Brewing)

Virginia Beach’s newest brewery is nearing completion

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VIRGINIA BEACH – The windows are still covered with paper and construction is happening everywhere, but for Rhett Rebold it doesn’t take much imagination...
(Southside Daily Staff)

This free FBI seminar will teach the public about ‘pre-attack’ behaviors

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NORFOLK -- The FBI field office here has partnered with the Norfolk Police Department and Saint Leo University to teach the community behaviors of...
Richard Jerome Gregory Jr. (Southside Daily photo/Courtesy of Virginia Beach Sheriff's Office)

They met for a drug deal in 2017. One ended up dead, the other was just sentenced to prison for the shooting

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- A 26-year-old local man is headed to prison for the shooting death of a woman back in 2017. Richard Jerome Gregory Jr. was...
Hundreds participated in a "disparity march" in February 2017, supporting real estate developer and former NFL player Bruce Smith’s request for a disparity study in Virginia Beach.(Southside Daily file photo)

Virginia Beach to discuss disparity resolutions in public forum

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VIRGINIA BEACH - The city is hosting a Fighting for Disparity forum to discuss policies aimed at rectifying the recent “substantial disparity” rating. The event...
Interstate highway traffic (Southside Daily file photo)

Memorial Day kicks off a busy travel season. Here’s what you need to know

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The Virginia Department of Transportation is making Memorial Day weekend travel easier by suspending most highway work zones and lifting most lane closures on...