NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - After several days of delays, nearly 100 soldiers returned to Hampton Roads from a year-long deployment to Kuwait.
A sandstorm caused the 6th Transportation Battalion to postpone its homecoming to Fort Eustis until Thursday afternoon. Their families were initially told they would return Monday.
The soldiers spent the past year assisting with the troop withdrawal in Iraq.
A record breaking day at The Ted -- the Old Dominion Lady Monarchs basketball game was the backdrop for Education Day, which set an attendance record of 8,086 Wednesday morning.
Witnesses tell WAVY.com the attack of a shopper was the cause of a heavy police presence at the Ross department store at Military Circle in Norfolk Wednesday night.
Drivers traveling between Hatteras Island and the mainland were forced to use an emergency ferry Wednesday, following the sudden closure of the Bonner Bridge Tuesday.