TSA stops Virginia man with loaded gun at RIC

Police at Richmond International Airport cited a Staunton, Virginia man March 5 after a Transportation Security Administration officer found a loaded handgun in the traveler’s carry-on bag. The 9-mm handgun was loaded with five bullets. A TSA officer who was staffing the checkpoint X-ray monitor detected the handgun inside the man’s carry-on bag as it entered the X-ray machine. TSA […]

School Board’s Ogburn will seek re-election; Cocke won’t

Three Chopt District School Board member Micky Ogburn will seek re- election to the seat she has held for more than five years, but fellow board member Beverly Cocke of the Brookland District will not seek a third-term. Ogburn made her announcement late last month; Cocke made hers this morning. Cocke won election in 2011 after the seat was vacated […]