NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - It stands in the shadows of glass, steel and stone skyscrapers in Norfolk's business district, but when it was erected decades ago, the monument to those who died fighting for the Confederacy in the Civil War was the tallest structure around.
Norfolk Historian Peggy McPhillips says even though some might say it looks out of place, it has an important place in the mermaid city's history.
A man is facing attempted abduction charges after police said he tried to grab two juvenile girls and exposed himself.
A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of more than 2,000 EMTs and paramedics who were abruptly laid off over the weekend.
The Portsmouth City Council has set a public hearing for Tuesday, Dec. 17, to talk about a plan to bring a casino to the city.