Additional honors earned while in college include All-South Atlantic District honors in 1990 and two Virginia Sports Information Directors College Division All-State selections. Jefferson ended his collegiate career with 467 rebounds and ... “I...
4/26/2017
WSET (AP) - A former fire chief in Atlanta and Washington has been hired to lead the fire department in Petersburg , Virginia . Officials in the city of 32,000 announced Tuesday that Dennis Rubin will take over as chief of the Petersburg Fire-Rescue and...
4/26/2017
In 1607, English colonists went ashore at present-day Cape Henry, Virginia , on an expedition to establish the first permanent English settlement in the Western Hemisphere. In 1777, according to a widely accepted account from the American...
4/26/2017
DINWIDDIE — After an extensive and rigorous search by the Virginia School Boards Association, the Dinwiddie County School Board has selected Assistant Superintendent for Instruction Kari Weston as the new superintendent of schools. Weston will...
4/25/2017
STATter911 What's much more important now is that the Petersburg Fire Department needs good leadership (and lots of money). Here's hoping this is a good match for both Dennis Rubin and the citizens of Petersburg . They need to get the fire department...
4/25/2017
PETERSBURG — Drink and be merry! The Bucket Trade, which is about to celebrate its first anniversary, features beer, wine and more and takes its inspiration from the Prohibition era. The Bucket Trade features 24 self-serve beer, wine and cider taps.and...
4/24/2017
To qualify for a double lung transplant from the University of Virginia Transplant Center, Roberts lost about 60 pounds, despite being unable to exercise because of her condition. She was cleared for the treatment this past February. However, her...
4/17/2017