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Student enrollment at Virginia Beach schools down 10,000 from 1990s peak

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Enrollment in Virginia Beach City Public Schools is expected to continue a slow and steady decline from its peak in the mid-1990s because of a falling birth...

Rescheduled high school sports in Virginia Beach

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All Virginia Beach athletic events scheduled for Friday have been cancelled. Check back here throughout the day and weekend for updates on rescheduled events: Girls Basketball First Colonial at...
Bishop Sullivan's Gerrord Simpkins (11) hangs onto rim after getting fouled on a dunk attempt during the second quarter of Thursday's 70-57 win over Greenbrier Christian Academy. (Joe Saade/Southside Daily)

Gerrard Simpkins scores 35 to lead Bishop Sullivan over Greenbrier Christian

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Chris Harris walked into the locker room after Thursday's home game against Greenbrier Christian Academy and took a deep breath before he addressed his players. The Bishop...

Virginia Beach storm closings and rescheduled events

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Check back here for updates on weather-related closings and scheduling changes for the weekend. Virginia Beach Public Schools will close 3 hours early. All after-school activities...
Brixx Wood Fired Pizza opened a restaurant Monday at 1909 Landstown Centre in Virginia Beach.

Brixx Wood Fired Pizza now in Virginia Beach

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Local pizzerias and breweries have more competition - Brixx Wood Fired Pizza just hit Virginia Beach. The restaurant at 1909 Landstown Centre Way opened Monday with...
Khalid Mohamed Abdalla (Courtesy of Virginia Beach Police Department)

Man arrested on bomb threat charge after suspicious package found at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek

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VIRGINIA BEACH --  Police have made an arrest after a bomb threat to Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story shut down parts of the Lesner Bridge...
Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Kempsville was one of five properties added to the Virginia Beach Historical Register in 2015. (Courtesy of www.emmanuelvb.com)

Virginia Beach Historical Register welcomes four Oceanfront homes, Episcopal church

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The Virginia Beach Historical Register added four homes at the Oceanfront and a church in Kempsville to its ranks in 2015. The city’s historical register, created in 1999, honors...

First Colonial wrestling stays undefeated; Tallwood beats Ocean Lakes

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Results from Wednesday's wrestling meet between First Colonial, Tallwood, and Ocean Lakes: The Patriots extended their undefeated streak, beating Tallwood and Ocean Lakes. The Lions won...