Stephen Cowles, Author at The Suffolk News-Herald


Find out what’s in your (well) water

Homeowners in Western Tidewater who use wells, springs or cisterns are being offered a way to test the quality and health of their water, which ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Thursday, February 18, 2021 7:14 pm


No-fuss vaccinations

Health Department administers shots to 1,000 people East End Baptist Church in Suffolk was the site of a mass COVID-19 vaccination event on Feb. 10. ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Wednesday, February 10, 2021 8:49 pm


Vaccination appointments fill quickly

Will Drewery, emergency manager for the Western Tidewater Health District, feels the pain that many regional residents have been experiencing in their attempts to get ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Thursday, February 4, 2021 4:51 pm


Belk to restructure through Chapter 11

The Belk stores in Franklin, Suffolk and Williamsburg will remain open as the popular department store chain undergoes financial restructuring through Chapter 11 of the ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Thursday, January 28, 2021 7:22 pm


Windsor man documents military presence in D.C.

Bryan Myhr serves in Virginia Air National Guard Staff Sgt. Bryan Myhr of Windsor has been employing his photography skills for the past few weeks ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Thursday, January 21, 2021 6:26 pm


CSX schedules railroad repairs

Beginning this month, wooden railroad ties will be replaced on the Portsmouth Division of the CSX line — part of which stretches from Garysburg, N.C., ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:31 pm


Suffolk Superstars shine in 5K race

Thirteen empowered by Girls on the Run program With COVID-19 precautions in place, the 13 members of the Suffolk Superstars participated in a Girls on ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Tuesday, December 15, 2020 5:31 pm


No COVID-19 outbreak at Village

Contrary to a previous report, there is currently no outbreak of COVID-19 at Village at Woods Edge in Franklin. This has been affirmed by both ... Read more

by Stephen Cowles, Tuesday, August 25, 2020 6:09 pm