Jen Jaqua, Author at The Suffolk News-Herald


Downtown Mural gets a facelift

Chip Wilkinson originally painted the mural on Main Street 20 years ago. With the help of Tammy Hinkle, he is now repainting it. Wilkinson shared ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Friday, September 9, 2022 6:51 pm


Three area teams pickup wins to start football season

By Matthew Hatfield Contributing Writer Three area teams picked up gridiron wins Friday night, while one dropped its first game of the season. Nansemond-Suffolk Academy, ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Tuesday, September 6, 2022 7:26 pm


Powwow returns with something for everyone

The 32nd annual Nansemond Indian Nation Powwow kicked off Saturday under bright sunny skies. After a two year hiatus, the annual event returned to the ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Saturday, August 20, 2022 5:52 pm


Embezzlement case points to leaks in hunt for rare bottles of bourbon

By Graham Moomaw Virginia Mercury In the search for hard-to-find bottles of bourbon at Virginia ABC stores, some liquor enthusiasts have been worried about leaks ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Friday, July 15, 2022 7:15 pm


House fire displaces six in Suffolk

By Joe Banish Contributing writer Four adults, two children and three animals were rescued from a residential fire in the 1000 Block of Mill Pond ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Thursday, July 14, 2022 11:59 am


Bomb threat made against Camp Community College 

Paul D. Camp Community College and The Tidewater News building were evacuated around noon Tuesday, July 12, due to a bomb threat made against the ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Tuesday, July 12, 2022 6:41 pm


Suffolk’s Troop 1 plans centennial

Suffolk’s Boy Scout Troop 1 is planning its centennial celebration for February 2023 and is getting the word out to former Scouts near and far ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Tuesday, July 12, 2022 6:40 pm


Gathering together to remember

Ron Brinkley sat on a bench in the shade, reminiscing of the cherub that struck him the day he met his wife, Ann. As he ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Monday, May 30, 2022 1:21 pm

Police Reports

Police Reports for May 20-22

The following information comes directly from the City of Suffolk Department of Media and Community Relations.   May 20 Simple domestic assault, Affirmed Drive Aggravated ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Tuesday, May 24, 2022 6:06 pm


Act quickly after tornado warning

The severe thunderstorms that danced on and around Suffolk Thursday night were a fresh reminder of the need to take safety precautions when conditions are ... Read more

by Jen Jaqua, Friday, April 8, 2022 6:41 pm

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