There will be no standardized admission test for some who apply to Old Dominion University. High school students who have a grade-point average of 3.3 or higher will not be required to submit SAT or ACT scores to ODU. The president of the Norfolk school says students from higher income families are more likely to take a class that prepares them for taking the test. That increases their chance of getting a higher score than a low-income student. ODU says the GPA is a stronger indication of success in college than a standardized test result.
Work on synchronizing the traffic signals along 29 North gets underway in October.
Lawrence's representative has threatened to prosecute those behind a nude photo leak affecting dozens of A-list celebrities.
The Albemarle school system has signed contracts with 115 new teachers with more hiring to come.
Two clerks of circuit court have filed more paperwork in the Virginia same-sex marriage case.