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Abduction and attempted robbery ends with suspect and victim in the hospital

The incident began at the BP gas station near Poe’s Pub on East Main Street.

Man fatally shot at BP on Westover Hill Boulevard

Incident occurred around 2:00 AM Monday morning.

“This road brought to you by…”: Virginia considering selling rights for street names

Virginia lawmakers are considering selling the rights to street names in the hopes of increasing revenue. Virginia’s Department of Transportation, amid budget cuts, might soon be looking to companies and corporations to pay for their namesake on public streets. Could Starbucks Lane, McDonald’s Boulevard, or Toyota Avenue be in the state’s future?