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Hall Of Fame Boxer Pernell ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker Dies After Being Struck By Car

Hall of Fame boxer Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker died after being struck by a vehicle in Virginia Beach, Virginia over the weekend. He was 55. The Virginia Beach Police Department said in a news release that a man was hit by a vehicle around 10 p.m. ET on Sunday at an intersection west of downtown Virginia Beach and pronounced dead at the scene. Police later identified the victim as Whitaker, who won world titles in four divisions during his career and also earned a gold medal at the 1984 Olympics.  ...Read more

Prepare for a Visit from Barry!

As what’s left of Hurricane/Tropical Storm Barry storms across central Kentucky, it will drop several inches of rain before it moves out. Rain and floodwaters can be a destructive force. They can wash out roads, cause basement and other flooding to homes and businesses. ...Read more