PETERSBURG — Retired Col. Robert J. McNeil was presented Boy Scouts of America's highest adult training award, the Wood Badge Beads, on March 5. McNeil is currently the unit commissioner and acting Scout master for Troop 100 at Gillfield...
7 hours ago
Progress Index RICHMOND – Virginia's population is increasing only half as fast as it was at the start of the decade, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. From 2010 to 2011, the commonwealth's population grew by more than 1 percent. But data released...
18 hours ago
Progress Index Without jobs, communities do not survive. When communities lose their employers, the entire community suffers. Throughout the region, over the last generation, we have lost many of our largest employers. This affects, not just those...
3/23/2017
wtvr.com PETERSBURG , Va . --- The State Fire Marshal's Office is working to determine what caused a Petersburg bar to go up in flames early Sunday morning. Firefighters spotted heavy smoke and flames pouring from the top of Outlaws Bar and Grill in the...
3/12/2017