| Oct 22, 2011
| 5:25 AM
A Dominion Virginia Power official says two nuclear reactors shut since the August 23rd earthquake in Virginia did not suffer functional damage and are ready to restart.
David Heacock, President and Chief Nuclear Officer of Dominion Nuclear, said at a...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 2:08 PM
Franklin County Dispatchers say they receive countless amounts of calls that are non-emergency.
During an emergency, everyone should know what number to call. But often what some people consider an emergency really isn't. Franklin County Communications...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 1:42 PM
An alert was lifted Wednesday for 15 residents in southern Washington County who have been boiling their water since Aug. 23, when a magnitude 5.9 earthquake damaged Brunswick's water system, city officials said.
City Administrator Rick Weldon said...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 8:12 PM
Indian Lake Borough residents received a scare last Friday when a strong afternoon storm caused the lake’s water level to rise between 12 and 18 inches.
“The spillway sounded like Niagara Falls,” borough Councilman Paul Cornez said....
| Nov 21, 2011
| 8:19 AM
Many central Virginians near the epicenter of seismic activity since the initial August 23, 2011 magnitude 5.8 earthquake reported to CBS 6 feeling more shaking this weekend. The United States Geological Survey confirmed this Monday morning, with the...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 12:58 PM
For the first time in over a century, a rare, and strong earthquake shook the eastern United States in August, rattling buildings and nerves.
Since earthquakes are uncommon in Virginia, the 5.8 magnitude earthquake left many stunned.
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:14 PM
1. The 10th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001, was chosen as the top story of the year by the Daily American news staff.
The Flight 93 National Memorial was dedicated on Sept. 10. Vice President Joe Biden and former presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 6:09 AM
A year ago, life paused for a minute in Baltimore and across a wide swath of the country as the ground shook beneath us. Buildings emptied, text messages flew and everyone asked each other, "Did you just feel that?"
The U.S. Geological Surveyconfirmed...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 2:33 AM
Two noticeable aftershocks occurred Wednesday in the same cluster area of the Central Virginia Seismic Zone that has produced more than 60 aftershocks since last August's initial magnitude 5.8 earthquake in Louisa County. The morning aftershock...