Republican leaders of the General Assembly are planning a late September session to debate whether to expand the Medicaid rolls. The start date for the extra session would begin the week of September 22nd. House Speaker Bill Howell (R- Stafford County) and State Senate Majority Leader Tommy Norment (R- James City County) say they committed themselves earlier this year to have a full and fair debate on Medicaid expansion. Both Howell (pictured) and Norment are personally opposed to expanding Medicaid, which Democratic Governor Terry McAuliffe has made one of his top priorities.
Hampden-Sydney College has called off classes until next week.
Mayor Satyendra Huja has announced that he will not seek re-election to City Council.
A State Senate committee has rejected legislation that would overturn a law involving ultrasounds.
There was an armed robbery Wednesday night at a Nelson County store.
For a 20-year-old pizza shop employee, this was 10 of the best minutes of his life.