Prince William News
Thu., Apr. 28 - Residents urged to get the dirt on Composts Awareness Day.
Thu., Apr. 28 - Vicky Samantha Flores has been identified as a suspect in the April 5 robbery of Wells Fargo Bank in Dale City.
Thu., Apr. 28 - Tickets go on sale April 29.
Thu., Apr. 28 - The Hylton Performing Arts Center's 6th Anniversary Gala: Celebrate Community did just that on Saturday, April 23.
Thu., Apr. 28 - If all the estimates are incorporated in the final re-branding of Godwin Middle School to the George M. Hampton Middle School, the price tag could range from $491,200 to $536,200 for Prince William County taxpayers.
Wed., Apr. 27 - Events and happenings around Prince William County.
Wed., Apr. 27 - Arrests made in shooting of 12-year-old boy Two people involved in the shooting of a 12-year-old boy in Dale City on April 17 were arrested. Cody Dale Broadus, 19, of Woodbridge, and Xina Janet Sales, 18, of Woodbridge were both arrested in connection with the shooting that injured the 12-year-old from Woodbridge on April 19. On April 17, Prince William County Police officers arrived at the 4900 block of Kirwyn Court, Dale City, at 7:27 p.m. to investigate a shooting call. The officers found that the boy was playing in the area with friends when he became involved in an argument with an acquaintance. The argument escalated and a fight broke out between the parties. A suspect riding inside an SUV fired several rounds into the crowd, striking the boy in the arm and lower body. The SUV fled the scene before the police arrived. The boy was taken to a local hospital where he was treated for serious, non-life threatening injuries. After investigating, Gang and Robbery Unit detectives identified three suspects involved in the shooting, Broadus, Sales, and a 16-year-old male juvenile of Woodbridge. With a search warrant in hand, he detectives arrived at the home of two of the suspects, Sales, and Broadus, on Harrison Street in Woodbridgeand arrested them. Both men were charged with aggravated malicious wounding, shooting from an occupied vehicle, and use of a firearm in commission of a felony. They are being held without bond until their subsequent court dates, which are pending. Attempts to locate the juvenile have been unsuccessful so far.The juvenile is wanted for aggravated malicious wounding and use of a firearm in commission of a felony.
Wed., Apr. 27 - James Bethea was found guilty in the 2013 murder of his elderly neighbor, Charlie Adkins.
Wed., Apr. 27 - Teachers in the Greater Washington, D.C. area can enter for a chance to win a free breakfast party for faculty and $1,000 towards school supplies on May 3.
Wed., Apr. 27 - Possible station locations included in presentation.
Free Compost Awareness Day event on April 30
© Gainesville TimesThe Prince William County Solid Waste Division will host its Compost Awareness Day event, Saturday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Balls Ford Road Compost Facility featuring "From the Ground Up" celebrity gardener Lisa Ziegler. The celebrity gardener is scheduled to speak at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Pick up free compost samples, view compost exhibits, watch a worm composting demo, buy a compost bin or pick up a plant for your garden. Prince William County Virginia Master Gardeners will also be on hand with tips and demos.
Visit www.pwcgov.org/trashandrecycling for event schedule and more details.
The Balls Ford Road Compost Facility is located at 13000 Balls Ford Road, Manassas,