Category: Virginia

DC: Bowser, Hogan & Northam’s Statement for Presidential Inauguration

Joint Statement from Bowser, Hogan and Northam on Planning for the 59th Presidential Inauguration Washington, DC (STL.News) Today, the chief executives of the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia held a joint call to discuss planning for the 59th Presidential Inauguration. …

U.S. Attorney G. Zachary Terwilliger Announces Departure

U.S. Attorney G. Zachary Terwilliger Announces Departure ALEXANDRIA, VA (STL.News) United States Attorney G. Zachary Terwilliger today announced that he will step down from his post as U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia (EDVA) effective 11:59 p.m.  on…

Hardy County: Kenneth Allan Evans appears on drug charges

Hardy County man, Kenneth Allan Evans appears on drug charges ELKINS, W.V (STL.News) Kenneth Allan Evans, of Moorefield, West Virginia, was arrested today and appeared in federal court to face drug charges, U.S. Attorney Bill Powell announced. Evans, 48, was…

U.S. Attorneys, DEA Launch Website to Combat Stigma of Substance Use Disorder

U.S. Attorneys, DEA Launch Website to Combat Stigma of Substance Use Disorder ALEXANDRIA, VA (STL.News) Federal law enforcement leaders in the Commonwealth of Virginia today announced the launch of http://www.storiesoverstigma.com to fight back against the silent health epidemic of substance…

YouTube Video Leads to Prison Sentence for Convicted Felon

YouTube Video Leads to Prison Sentence for Convicted Felon ALEXANDRIA, VA (STL.News) A previously convicted felon was sentenced today to 18 months in prison and three years of supervised release after he appeared in a video posted to YouTube while…

Air Force hits record retention levels, reviews voluntary force management efforts

ARLINGTON, VA (AFNS)(STL.News) The Department of the Air Force is seeing its highest retention levels in 20 years, second only to rates recorded shortly after 9/11 in 2002. However, as hundreds of members who were previously planning to retire or…

Virginia Governor: October 2020 Revenue Report

General Fund revenue collections down 2.7 percent from previous year and fiscal year-to-date collections up 6.7 percent, growth in sales and use taxes and recordation tax collections offset expected decline in payroll withholding RICHMOND, VA (STL.News) Governor Ralph Northam today announced that…

Virginia Governor: Expansion of SPIG Industry in Washington County

Governor Northam Announces Expansion of Highway Guardrail Manufacturer to Create 113 New Jobs in Washington County SPIG Industry to invest $7.9 million to incorporate three production facilities, welding shop, and rail spur line RICHMOND, VA (STL.News) Governor Ralph Northam today announced that…

Virginia Governor Northam: $22 Million for Private Institutions of Education

Governor Northam Announces $22 Million for Virginia’s Private Institutions of Higher Education Funding will support ongoing COVID-19 response at private colleges and universities RICHMOND, VA (STL.News) Governor Ralph Northam today announced a new allocation of $22 million in federal Coronavirus Aid, Recovery,…

Virginia Governor Northam Directs $7 Million in CARES Act Funding

Governor Northam Directs $7 Million in CARES Act Funding to Virginia Food Banks Money will help address food insecurity amid COVID-19 pandemic RICHMOND, VA (STL.News) Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Virginia will allocate $7 million in federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and…

Huntington Ingalls Increases Quarterly Dividend to $1.14 per Share

NEWPORT NEWS, VA (STL.News) Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.14 per share, an $0.11 increase over the $1.03 per share dividend paid in each of the…

Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Contract

Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Contract for Single-Phase Delivery of Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) NEWPORT NEWS, VA (STL.News) Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has received an undefinitized contract award from the U.S. Navy to shift the delivery strategy…