: Prince William County


Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 03/17/2014

Snow days are adding up at Washington area schools this winter

A breakdown of how many days have been taken so far and the impact on the academic calendar.

By The Washington Post  |  03:30 PM ET, 03/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alexandria, Arlington, Education, Fairfax County, Loudoun County, Montgomery County, prince george's county, Prince William County, Schools, snow, The District, Virginia

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 03/11/2014

VIDEO: Prince William County honors first police officer killed in line of duty

Pete White, died in a car crash in 1973, is remembered for his dedication to police work and family.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:00 AM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Officer Pete White, police line of duty deaths, Prince William County Police Department, Stephan Hudson

Posted at 09:00 PM ET, 02/12/2014

Snow days are adding up at Washington area schools this winter

A breakdown of how many days have been taken so far and the impact on the academic calendar.

By The Washington Post  |  09:00 PM ET, 02/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alexandria, Arlington, Education, Fairfax County, Loudoun County, Montgomery County, prince george's county, Prince William County, Schools, snow, The District, Virginia

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 01/23/2014

Haymarket police chief suspended (again), state police now investigating

Hints of sexual harassment again trail chief of six-officer department.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:00 AM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Leake, Gregory Breeden, Haymarket, Haymarket Police Department, Jake Davis, James Roop, Prince William County

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 12/13/2013

Loudoun maintains Wealthiest County in U.S. title, other NoVa counties drop slightly

Loudoun at top despite slight drop in median household income, Fairfax, Arlington and Prince William move down in rankings.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:00 AM ET, 12/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fairfax County, Falls Church, Loudoun County, median household income, Prince William County, wealthiest counties

Posted at 01:25 PM ET, 11/06/2013

How the State of NoVa voted, 2013 edition

The State of NoVa goes blue again, surrounded by red RoVa.

By Tom Jackman  |  01:25 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ken Cuccinelli, Loudoun County, Prince William County, State of NoVa, Terry McAuliffe

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/07/2013

George Mason President Angel Cabrera voices support for Bi-County Parkway

The very controversial issue finds the GMU president coming down in favor of building a new north-south highway between Loudoun and Prince William counties.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Angel Cabrera, Bi-County Parkway, George Mason University, Manassas, Prince William County

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 08/05/2013

Austin Trenum's father speaks on school sizes, concussions and 'safety scheduling'

The father of a high school football player who died after suffering his second concussion discusses scheduling similar-sized schools to avoid concussions.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Austin Trenum, football head trauma, Gil Trenum, Loudoun Valley High School, Prince William County

Posted at 05:03 AM ET, 07/19/2013

The death of Prince McLeod Rams (Part 5): Capital murder case begins in Pr. William

Rams’ request for a new lawyer leaves him unrepresented as he faces capital murder charges.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:03 AM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joaquin Rams, Joaquin Rams case, Manassas City, Mark Petrovich, Prince McLeod Rams, Prince William County

Posted at 08:49 AM ET, 07/18/2013

Key witness in Joaquin Rams murder case in Manassas City speaks publicly for first time

A woman who was in the home when Prince McLeod Rams allegedly was drowned says it didn't happen, Joaquin Rams is innocent.

By Tom Jackman  |  08:49 AM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joaquin Rams, Joaquin Rams case, Manassas City, Prince Rams, Prince William County, Sue Jestice

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 06/25/2013

Prince William prosecutors launch special grand jury to investigate Joaquin Rams

Already facing one murder charge, prosecutors look at two more deaths, but also call witnesses who support Rams' claims of innocence, his lawyer says.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alma Collins, Joaquin Rams, Paul Ebert, Prince McLeod Rams, Prince Rams, Prince William County, Shawn Mason, Timothy Olmstead

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 06/19/2013

Prince William logo controversy boils over, supervisor files a FOIA request for answers

Seeking answers to how many logos were devised and how much was spent, Peter Candland is stopped by one supervisor, files a citizen's FOIA, then reaches a compromise.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FOIA, Frank Principi, Jason Grant, Peter Candland, Prince William County, Prince William logo

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 06/06/2013

Prince William ceases and desists using its new logo, drawing board ahead

Supervisors felt it didn't capture Prince William, and wasn't properly reviewed by the board and the public before widespread use.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 06/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Jenkins, Peter Candland, Prince William County, Prince William logo

Posted at 05:08 AM ET, 05/20/2013

Virginia postpones action on North-South highway through Loudoun, Prince William

After hearing concerns from Rep. Frank Wolf, state board delays vote on Bi-County Parkway to June.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:08 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bi-County Parkway, Bob Chase, Loudoun County, Northern Virginia Transportation Alliance, Prince William County, Traffic, Tri-County Parkway

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Frank Wolf joins opposition to North-South highway through Loudoun, Prince William

The congressman challenges the notion that building the road would increase cargo traffic to and from Dulles Airport.

By Tom Jackman  |  12:17 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bi-County Parkway, Frank Wolf, Loudoun County, North-South Corridor, Prince William County, Traffic, Tri-County Parkway

Posted at 05:03 AM ET, 05/04/2013

The death of Prince McLeod Rams (Part 4)

After the death of Prince Rams, the medical examiner determines the boy drowned and his father is charged with murder. His lawyers claim a seizure disorder was to blame.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:03 AM ET, 05/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cappuccino Queen, febrile seizures, Hera McLeod, Joaquin Rams, Manassas City, Manassas City police, Prince Rams, Prince William County

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 05/03/2013

The death of Prince McLeod Rams (Part 3)

After a series of fevers and seizures, Prince Rams went on an unsupervised visit with his father, Joaquin Rams. Police believe the father drowned the son. Rams says he's innocent.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cappuccino Queen, febrile seizures, Hera McLeod, Joaquin Rams, Manassas City, Manassas City police, Prince Rams, Prince William County

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 05/02/2013

The death of Prince McLeod Rams (Part 2)

Joaquin Rams is accused of drowning his 15-month-old son to collect on a large life insurance policy. He claims he's innocent, and his lawyers say the boy didn't drown. A closer look at those claims.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cappuccino Queen, febrile seizures, Hera McLeod, Joaquin Rams, Manassas City, Manassas City police, Michael Algeo, Prince Rams, Prince William County, Shawn Mason

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 05/01/2013

The death of Prince McLeod Rams (Part 1)

Joaquin Rams is accused of drowning his 15-month-old son to collect on a large life insurance policy. He claims he's innocent, and his lawyers say the boy didn't drown. A closer look at those claims.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hera McLeod, Joaquin Rams, Manassas City, Manassas City police, Paul Ebert, Prince Rams, Prince William County

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 04/30/2013

Opposition mounts to major Loudoun-Prince William parkway

Six Virginia Republican lawmakers declare their solid opposition to a major north-south highway through Loudoun and Prince William counties.

By Tom Jackman  |  02:00 PM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bi-County Parkway, Bob Marshall, Corey Stewart, Dick Black, Loudoun County, Prince William County, Sean Connaughton, Traffic, Tri-County Parkway