Home Local News

Local News

Pier 1 files for bankruptcy; hundreds of stores to close, 1 on the Peninsula

By on   
Screenshot of the Pier 1 Imports location in Newport News. (WYDaily/ Courtesy of Google Maps) Pier 1 Imports,...

Here’s how a booming local brewery industry is benefiting the economy

By on   
The Virginia Beer Company. (WYDaily/File photo) The business of breweries has been expanding in the area over the...

Know before you go: VDOT’s list of weekly lane closures

By on   
(All News Hampton News/Courtesy VDOT) Drivers in Hampton Roads can expect closures on water crossings, interstates and notable...

Here’s a Q&A with a virologist about coronavirus

By on   
Kurt Williamson (WYDaily/Courtesy of Steve Salpukas) Kurt Williamson is a virologist, an associate professor in William & Mary’s...

Firm wants to recover the Titanic’s iconic telegraph machine

By on   
NORFOLK (AP) — The salvage firm that has plucked silverware, china and gold coins from the wreckage of the Titanic now wants...

Former head of defunct airline goes to prison for fraud in scandal at Newport News-Williamsburg airport

By on   
The former president of an airline at the center of a financial scandal at Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport was sentenced Thursday to...

Man arrested following shooting on W. Little Creek Road

By on   
 A Norfolk man has been arrested on charges stemming from a shooting that left one-person injured Friday...
Google street view of Granby High School. (Southside Daily Photo/courtesy of google maps)

Teacher arrested following assault at Granby High School

By on   
NORFOLK- On Feb. 19, 2020, around 3:00 p.m. Norfolk detectives were called to Granby High School in response to a report of...