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Suspicious death in car fire at Veterans Park in Woodbridge now being investigated as homicide

On March 16, the body discovered inside of a burning vehicle at Veterans Park located at 14300 Veterans Dr in Woodbridge underwent an autopsy at the Medical Examiner’s Office in Manassas. Based upon further examination of the victim’s body and the preliminary investigation, police detectives and fire investigators are now investigating the victim’s manner of death as a homicide.

PWC Police Beat 5/10/11

Prince William County Police Department's crime report May 10, 2011.

Farmers markets now open or opening soon

Bull Run photoFarmers markets are open now, and others are opening soon, to provide locals with homegrown tomatoes, berries, corn and other produce. Some markets even have local vendors who sell their crafts and wares. Read all the details about local farmers' markets in the May 13 Manassas Observer. And, check out the list of area markets and when they're open.

PWC Police Beat 5/9/11

Prince William County Police Department's May 9 Crime Report

May 4 fire on Old Carolina Road

No one hurt in a May 4 fire on Old Carolina Road in Gainesville

Gainesville library fundraiser builds on success

Bull Run photoA fundraiser at Battlefield High School was held May 7 to raise funds for a new Gainesville library. Thousands of Legos were available for those who wanted to build something cool. Many youngsters came out to enjoy the day. They could bounce in the moonbounce, check out the many vendors, buy some used books or bid on more than 70 silent-auction items.

Darwin is counselor of the year

Shala Darwin, an elementary school counselor who loves her work with children, has been chosen "Counselor of the Year" by the Prince William Regional Counselors Association.

Manassas school chief tops in region

Virginia Association of School Superintendents names Dr. Gail Pope Bull Run photoof Manassas City Schools as top superintendent among 20 counties and cities in Region IV.

Manassas applauds hundreds of volunteers

Hundreds of people were recognized for their volunteer work for Manassas City government and Manassas City schools.
Today's Obituaries

Richard Lee Profitt, Prince William County Schools employee

Funeral services for Mr. Richard Profitt will be held at Manassas St. Thomas United Methodist Church, 8899 Sudley Rd. Manassas VA , 20110, on Saturday, February 10, 2018, at 11 a.m.

Arthur Reed Jr., security assistant at Stonewall Jackson High School; husband, father, friend

A funeral service for Arthur Reed Jr., security assistant at Stonewall Jackson High School, who passed away at his home on January 25, will be held on Thursday, Feb. 1 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, in Dumfries, with interment at Quantico National Cemetery. Since 2014, Mr. Reed has been a part of the Stonewall Jackson High School family and positively impacted the lives of many students and staff members.

Carolyn Pope Kyker, librarian for 15 years at Bristow Run Elementary

A funeral service was held on Dec. 7, 2017 at Covenant Funeral Service in Fredericksburg, Va., and a burial service was held on Dec. 9, 2017 in Johnson City, Tenn. for Carolyn Pope Kyker, who died on Nov. 29, 2017.
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