The Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival will take place at a new location this September, the Smith Mountain Lake Regional Chamber of Commerce a…
Smith Mountain Lake enjoyed a safe Fourth of July weekend, free of any major incidents as boaters packed onto the water for several lake activ…
PENHOOK — Patrols are ramping up in anticipation of another busy Fourth of July weekend at Smith Mountain Lake.
The Ingles Landing at Eggleston along the New River Water Trail in Giles County was dedicated on June 25.
The town will soon add to its electric bus numbers.
Jennifer Aniston will “absolutely not” try online dating, as she's much more interested in finding a "fantastic partner" in the "normal way".
Boat captain Jennifer Dowker runs shipwreck tours all summer long, so she knows that there are all sorts of secrets hidden under the surface of Michigan's waterways, but she was still shocked to find a message in a bottle written in 1926.
Four family members have died and a fifth is missing in the accident, which is being called the worst recreational disaster in the county.
The grant for the bus is coming from Appalachian Power. MCPS officials said the electric bus costs $300,000, with the district covering a third of that amount and the electricity provider covering the rest.
Two rescue boats were put in at the site early Friday. A helicopter belonging to the Highway Patrol assisted in the search.
Authorities confirmed about 9:30 p.m. that three bodies had been found and were believed to be those of some of the missing rafters.
The little hut is built and in line for Newport News Shipbuilding’s giant gantry crane to swing it onboard the USS John C. Stennis. Once on the dry-docked carrier’s hangar deck, it’ll become the Look Ahead Café, open to sailors and shipyard workers in need of a coffee break during the carrier’s four-year refueling and overhaul.
Naya Rivera's father George has recalled urging his daughter not to go swimming in Lake Piru before she drowned last year.
Last week, the CMA CGM Marco Polo sailed into Hampton Roads. To the casual observer, it was another container ship stacked high with those familiar boxes strapped behind the region’s many tractor trailers. To the port, the enormous vessel presented a reminder about the growing need to expand local shipping channels. It was a record breaker among many reached in recent years: with a capacity to ...
The area was cited by a blog as among the best in the state for outdoors activities.
NORFOLK — The largest container ship ever to call on the East Coast has stopped in Virginia and is now headed for South Carolina and Georgia.
A call came through Virginia Beach lifeguard supervisor Sean Millard’s radio in September while he was on his lunch break. A boat was in distress offshore, and it was quickly approaching the beach in rough seas near 35th Street. What happened next earned Millard, 37, the U.S. Lifesaving Association’s prestigious Medal of Valor. It will be announced soon. Several other lifeguards who responded ...
When USS Gerald R. Ford ties up at Newport News Shipbuilding’s pier 2 this summer after its full ship shock trials — a test involving blowing up a lot of high explosives next to the Navy’s newest carrier — the aim really isn’t to fix things that might have been shaken loose. Instead, it’ll be for the Ford’s first “planned incremental availability” — PIA or P-Yah in Navy-speak — the ...