| Virginia Poised To Legalize Sports Betting And Online Gambling With Governor’s Approval OnlinePokerReport.com|
The Virginia Legislature passed a gambling bill that would bring casinos, online gambling, and sports betting to the state. Here's what you need to know.
Virginia Lottery Surprises Aldrin ES Student with Prize for Art Contest Reston Now
An Aldrin Elementary School student received a surprise celebration in front of her classmates today (March 21) for her artwork. Shortly before 2:30 p.m..
Virginia General Assembly approves casino legislation | Danville GoDanRiver.com
Compromise legislation that could ultimately bring casino gaming to Virginia — and Danville, if approved by voters — passed the General Assembly Saturday ...
Virginia One Step Closer to Legalized Gambling and Sports Betting Money Poker Sites News
For quite some time, Virginia was one of the states that had been holding out on legalizing sports betting and gambling. Well, thanks to the state's Legislative ...
With Sports Betting Still Offline, Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack – and West Virginia Coffers – Missing Out on March Madness Wheeling Intelligencer
WHEELING — Sports wagering through the Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack remains offline, and no betting is happening there as “March Madness” ...
Virginia Casino Bill Passes House And Senate, Awaits Gov. Ralph Northam's Signature CardPlayer.com
Gov. Ralph Northam's signature is the only hurdle that stands between Virginia and its first casino. On Saturday night, the state's General Assembly passed SSB ...
Sports betting remains offline at 2 West Virginia casinos WOWK
Sports wagering will remain offline at Mardi Gras Casino and Wheeling Island Casino at the start of the NCAA Tournament.
New law prohibits Virginia Lottery from disclosing info of certain winners 8News
A new law set to take effect this summer will prohibit Virginia Lottery officials from disclosing the information of certain prize winners. . News, weather, sports ...
West Virginia Lawmaker Lashes Out as Two Sportsbooks Stay Closed in Dispute Casino.Org News
A West Virginia lawmaker, frustrated by the closure of a nearby sportsbook, tweeted his frustration about the ordeal on Tuesday as the state may miss out on ...
Online Gambling May Be in the Cards for West Virginia Wheeling Intelligencer
WHEELING — West Virginians could place bets and win money online playing poker and other interactive games under legislation being considered by state ...
West Virginia gambling legislation dies | News, Sports, Jobs Parkersburg News
WHEELING — Legislation permitting Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack to establish a second gambling location in Ohio County died in a committee of the ...
West Virginia poised to become 4th state to legalize online gambling for traditional casino games - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
The West Virginia Lottery Interactive Wagering Act was among the bills finalized on the last day of this year's regular legislative session.
Kevin Hall column: As Virginia considers gambling expansion, focus must remain on responsible play Richmond.com
If someone asked whether you're a gambler, how would you reply? The word means different things to different people. Does it mean you travel to casinos at ...
Virginia extends session to consider contentious measures WTOP
Virginia lawmakers extended their session Saturday night amid a dispute over how to handle the state budget, which will also allow additional work on several ...
Lady luck: Virginia woman wins Pick 4 lottery 30 times in one day USA TODAY
Deborah Brown said she bought 30 tickets with the same four digits because she had such a good feeling about the numbers.
Delaware North issues statement on sports betting problems - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
WHEELING, W.Va. — Delaware North, the company that owns the casinos at Wheeling Island and Mardi Gras in Cross Lanes, issued a statement Friday about ...
Heads Up, West Virginia, The Powerball Jackpot Is $550 Million Play WV
West Virginia Lottery players, you better get your tickets soon. The Powerball jackpot is growing fast with an estimated $550 million up for grabs. The next ...
Syracuse basketball guard Tyus Battle shut down by Virginia's 'lottery pick' syracuse.com
Syracuse guard Tyus Battle ran into a rare defense that he couldn't solve.
West Virginia Online Gaming Bill Passes Senate, Needs Signature From Governor To Become Law CardPlayer.com
West Virginia is on the brink of having all forms of online gambling legalized in their state. Last Friday, the West Virginia state Senate overwhelmingly passed the ...
West Virginia Online Casino Bill Moves Forward After Senate Passage US Bets
On Friday, the West Virginia Senate voted to approve a measure that will allow the state's gambling facilities to offer online gambling.
West Virginia House Clears Online Gambling Bill, Sent Off To Senate US Bets
The West Virginia House of Delegates voted Friday to send an online gambling bill to the Senate for consideration. It would legalize iPoker.
Lady Luck: Richmond woman wins Virginia Lottery 30 times in one day WTVR CBS 6 News
Some people have all the luck. On February 11, 2019, that person was Deborah Brown.
Virginia woman picks matching numbers 30 times to win lottery game WSLS 10
A Virginia woman parlayed a feeling to purchase 30 lottery tickets with the same numbers to win $150000.
Bill to Permit Satellite Track Location Passes W.Va. House Wheeling Intelligencer
WHEELING — Legislation that would allow Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack to establish a satellite video lottery location in Ohio County passed the We.
Sen. Mike Maroney Among Those That Keep Satellite Casino Bill From Advancing in W.Va. Senate Finance Committee Wheeling Intelligencer
WHEELING — Legislation permitting Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack to establish a second gambling location in Ohio County died in committee ...
Look Who’s Poking Around The Latest WV Sports Betting Discussion Legal Sports Report
Even with its industry up and running, West Virginia sports betting rules continue to attract attention -- this time from the NFL. Sources tell Legal Sports Report ...
West Virginia continues to push forward with online gambling CalvinAyre.com
An online gambling bill in West Virginia making its rounds in legislative channels continues to find approval and no signs of resistance.
Wire Act Opinion Crippling Potential Growth Of Mobile WV Sports Betting Legal Sports Report
The US Department of Justice and its new stance on the Wire Act continue to create headaches for some state-regulated gambling industries. In a Wednesday ...
West Virginia Waits for Governor to Sign Online Gambling Bill Flushdraw
A bill to legalize and regulate online gambling in West Virginia has easily passed through both the House and Senate and is now waiting on the Governor's ...
Virginia Lottery's PAC-MAN® Scratcher Ticket Has Players Chasing Fruitful Wins Canada NewsWire
WINNIPEG, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (TSX: PBL) ("Pollard Banknote"), congratulates the Virginia Lottery on the success of its ...
Four reasons why Virginia (yes, Virginia) can win NCAA tournament this March Madness USA TODAY
Last year, No. 1 overall seed Virginia lost to No. 16 seed UMBC in the NCAA tournament. Here's why this year will be different for the Cavaliers.
‘Request $2 for losing to UMBC.’ Virginia’s historic loss still lingers a year later Belleville News-Democrat
Columbia, South Carolina, is hosting one of the unique stories of the 2019 NCAA Tournament as Virginia, a No. 1 seed again, tries moving on from the only loss ...
Lexington city manager to depart for job in Texas Roanoke Times
LEXINGTON — City Manager Noah Simon announced his resignation this week to take a deputy town manager position in Westlake, Texas.
Compromise generates increase in at-risk funding for rural Virginia schools Bristol Herald Courier
A compromise state budget agreement restored some, but not all, At-Risk Add-On school funding, generating a combined $1.94 million for Southwest Virginia ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Day' game | State News Lynchburg News and Advance
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 4 Day" game were:
Online Casino Bill Will Put West Virginia In Elite Company Play WV
If the online casino bill that is in the Senate passes, WV will be one of three states with legal online sports betting and online casinos.
Satellite casino bill dies in Senate Finance Committee - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The House bill to allow the four racetracks to open satellite casinos in their home counties fizzled in Senate Finance Thursday morning.
Governor Northam's March Madness bracket has UVA winning it all 13newsnow.com WVEC
Five Virginia teams were selected to compete in the 2019 March Madness tournament, Virginia Commonwealth University, Liberty University, Virginia Tech, ...
Want to snuggle a baby goat? Virginia farm is giving you that chance ktvo.com
BERRYVILLE, Va. (WSET) -- A farm in Virginia is giving you the chance to snuggle... wait for it.... baby goats. Silver Maple Farm in Clarke County is going to let ...
Virginia Woman Wins The Lottery Thirty Times In One Day KLUV
A Virginia woman has walked away with a total of $150000 after striking it lucky with some Pick-4 tickets.
BetLucky And Two WV Sportsbooks Contribute To Massive Drop in Handle Play WV
Two WV sportsbooks and the BetLucky mobile sports betting app shut down resulting in a serious decline of handle for the week ending March 9.
3 reasons Virginia can actually win the NCAA tournament after the worst loss ever SB Nation
It would have been easy for Virginia to let last season's failure define them. Tony Bennett's team knows it will always be the first program to take a top seed into ...
The Wolf of Virginia Street ~ Alligators in Des Moines 247Sports
The feelings of deja vu were inescapable for Wolf Pack fans this week. In the first round of the Mountain West tournament, Nevada once again found themselves ...
Six NCAA Tournament Futures Bets With the Best Value Sports Illustrated
There's always potential value in the NCAA tournament futures market, whether it's taking one of the favorites or finding a potential sleeper. Here are six bets ...
Effort To Restore $11M to Greyhound, Thoroughbred Purse Funds Up for Vote in West Virginia House of Delegates Wheeling Intelligencer
CHARLESTON — An effort to restore $11 million annually to the purse funds for horse and greyhound racing at state casinos is up for passage in the House of ...
West Virginia Set To Vote on Bill Establishing Veterans Court Program Wheeling Intelligencer
WHEELING - Legislation establishing a veterans court program in West Virginia gets its third reading and vote for passage today in the Senate. Senate Bill 40,
De'Andre Hunter's game speaks for itself University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily
There are 37.9 seconds left, and then-No. 1 Virginia is trailing Louisville by two points on the road. Then-freshman forward De'Andre Hunter drives down the ...
COMMENTARY: I don't like my bracket, but this is Virginia's year to win the NCAA Tournament Tyler Morning Telegraph
For anyone that knows me, they know that I'm what you would call a die-hard college basketball fan.
Louisville vs. Virginia preview: Cards look to break Cavalier curse Card Chronicle
It's been almost four full years since Louisville has tasted victory against Tony Bennett.
‘It’s Time To Get To Work’: Illinois Lawmakers To File Batch Of Sports Betting Bills Sports Handle
Illinois lawmakers are hedging their bets by filing four sports betting bills. and hoping one -- or some combination -- will move quickly.
West Virginia House passes $4.6 billion budget bill WHSV
The West Virginia House of Delegates has passed its version of the state budget for 2019-2020 that includes funding for teacher raises.
Documents offer Virginia Lottery's early reaction to casinos, sports betting MuckRock
The Virginia Lottery says it gave $606 million to schools 2018 - a towering figure that apparently gives the agency enough clout to make Richmond's skyline look ...
Virginia's casino question: Move fast to grab gambling dollars? Or slow down and study? Richmond.com
Asked what he has to say to social conservatives who oppose casino gambling in Virginia, state Sen. Bill Carrico, R-Grayson, said, “Even God gives us free will.
Lawmakers want study before green-lighting casino gambling in Virginia WTVR CBS 6 News
Gov. Ralph Northam previously called for a study on casino gambling.
Plans to legalize sports gambling are coming to Virginia next year Richmond.com
It may take a while for the General Assembly to get behind sports gambling, but several state lawmakers are drafting legislation to let Virginians get in on the ...
Va. Senate committee grants rare victory for casino bill — but don’t bet on it yet Washington Post
RICHMOND — Casinos took a baby step forward in Virginia on Monday when a Senate committee passed a bill that could set five cities on track to seek a ...
Fairfax lawmaker wants to ‘Keep Virginia’s money in Virginia’ by allowing sports betting Daily Press
A legislator from Fairfax wants to make sure Virginia gets a piece of the sports-betting pie. Sen. Mark Sickles, D-Fairfax, filed a bill this week that he says would ...
Opinion | Is Virginia about to make a bad bet on casinos? The Washington Post
Except for horse racing and a lottery, when it comes to gambling, Virginia has for years avoided casinos with slot machines and roulette wheels, believing they ...
'I'm tired of hearing about gambling': Virginia senators say bills on casinos, sports betting may be too much to tackle Richmond.com
For the dozens of people hoping to hear Virginia is ready to open its doors to casinos and sports betting, there were few signs of encouragement Friday.
Virginia Senate passes Casino bill Bristol Herald Courier
Legislation that would allow for a local referendum on allowing a casino in Bristol passed the Virginia Senate Monday by a vote of 28-12 and is headed to the ...
Online-Only Virginia Sports Betting Bill Pops Up On 2019 Legislative Agenda Legal Sports Report
Following a recent uptick in chatter, a state lawmaker this week made the first step toward legalizing Virginia sports betting. Delegate Mark Sickles pre-filed a bill ...
CASEY: 2019 may be Virginia's 'Year of Gambling' Roanoke Times
Gambling is on the minds of Virginia lawmakers. Among other things, this could translate into slot-like machines in Vinton, the legalization of betting on sports, ...
General Assembly to consider legalizing sports betting after Supreme Court decision WTVR CBS 6 News
RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia would become the ninth state to legalize sports betting under legislation being considered by the General Assembly this session.
Bills to legalize sports betting in Virginia move forward WWBT NBC12 News
By Andrew Gionfriddo and Ben Burstein. Capital News *Service*. RICHMOND - The odds of Virginia legalizing professional sports betting are improving as bills to ...
DC, Maryland and Virginia racing to legalize sports betting FOX 5 DC
The race is on to bring legal sports betting to the Washington region as lawmakers in D.C., Maryland and Virginia are trying to make it a reality.
Opinion/Commentary: Place your bets: Will gambling win in Virginia? The Daily Progress
No one seems to know for certain how well the Virginia General Assembly's lawmakers and leprechauns will fare this session in their growing searches for pots ...
Sponsor Predicts Bipartisan Support For West Virginia Online Gambling Bill OnlinePokerReport.com
Could West Virginia legalize online poker this year? Del. Jason Barrett tells OPR about the prospects for his new online gambling bill.
What you need to know about No. 8 VCU NBCSports.com
After a year's hiatus from the NCAA Tournament, the VCU Rams are back in the big dance.
New Virginia Sports Betting Bill Focuses On Mobile Wagering SportsHandle.com
The third sports betting bill to be filed in Virginia spotlights mobile and internet sports betting with no mention of brick-and-mortar venues.
West Virginia Online Gambling On Hold … For Now OnlinePokerReport.com
Proposed iGaming legislation is likely stuck in a holding pattern while the WV Lottery works to fully implement online sports betting.
Sports-betting bills come to Virginia after Supreme Court decision Washington Post
RICHMOND — Two lawmakers are trying to bring legalized sports betting to Virginia, joining other states that are exploring that option since the Supreme Court ...
West Virginia Online Gambling Bill Clears First Committee Hurdle OnlinePokerReport.com
A bill that would legalize full-scale online gambling in West Virginia cleared its first committee stop in the House of Delegates on Tuesday.
Virginia Lottery on track for record-setting year 13newsnow.com WVEC
RICHMOND, Va. — At the end of the first half of the fiscal year 2019, the Virginia Lottery is already on pace for another record-setting year. Virginia Lottery ...
Virginia Lawmaker Sees Mobile Sportsbooks As Real Moneymaker US Bets
A group of Virginia lawmakers convened Wednesday morning to consider whether to cast votes to move a sports betting proposal along in the legislative ...
Lottery Director: Countdown Ticking To Mobile In West Virginia Sports Betting Legal Sports Report
Mobile wagering soon will arrive for West Virginia sports betting, according to the state's lottery director. John Myers told the state's lottery commission Thursday ...
Lottery: New competitive threat facing sports betting in West Virginia Charleston Gazette-Mail
West Virginia's nascent sports betting industry could be facing new competition, with the Washington, D.C., City Council voting Tuesday to legalize sports betting ...
Governor proposes funding for gambling study as decisions loom on Bristol casino, sports betting Roanoke Times
Gov. Ralph Northam wants to set aside $175000 for an independent study of gambling options in Virginia, a proposal that could put the brakes on bills to ...
Bills push to hide Virginia Lottery winners’ identities WTKR News 3
The General Assembly is moving to protect the privacy of people who win the Virginia Lottery — a proposal open-government advocates fear may threaten ...
Norfolk woman wins $250,000 playing Virginia Lottery WTKR News 3
NORFOLK, Va. – A Norfolk woman won $225,000 after she bought a scratch off ticket from the Virginia Lottery. Alezia Louison of Norfolk bought and scratched a ...
West Virginia Casino Expansion Bill Would Allow Satellite Gaming Venues Casino.Org News
A West Virginia casino bill has been introduced that would allow the state's four racinos to expand their operations to off-site satellite gaming venues.
West Virginia Sports Betting PlayUSA
West Virginia became the fifth state to offer sports betting in 2018. There are five casino sportsbooks and 1 online wagering app, with more coming in 2019.
Virginia Lottery coffers get windfall as Virginians buy tickets for big jackpot drawings Richmond.com
The Virginia Lottery netted about $16 million in profit from the Mega Millions multistate sweepstakes in the past week, more than making up for a three-month run ...
Enormous jackpots fuel surge in October West Virginia Lottery revenue Charleston Gazette-Mail
Gigantic MegaMillions and Powerball jackpots helped the West Virginia Lottery top $100 million in sales for October, as online ticket sales of $16.76 million were ...
Casino Gambling Legislation Introduced in Virginia VegasSlotsOnline
Virginia delegate Israel O'Quinn has introduced legislation in the state that would allow for casino gambling. Local voters must approve the option via a ...
West Virginia Lottery Commission Sets Sports Betting Rules West Virginia Public Broadcasting
West Virginia's lottery commission has set its rules for sports betting in the state, and its director says the goal is to have sports wagering underway by.
Casino bill passes Va. Senate with set tax rates Roanoke Times
Legislation that could pave the way for the Bristol Resort and Casino passed the Senate on Monday, but under revised language the state would retain 90 ...
West Virginia Sports Betting Poised To Go Live By End Of Summer As Lottery OK’s Regulations Legal Sports Report
After becoming the first state to legalize sports betting in 2018, West Virginia now has a framework in place for the industry with regulations approved on ...
Yes, Virginia, You Could Have Sports Betting Next Year Legal Sports Report
When the calendar turns to 2019, keep an eye to the east for Virginia sports betting. Rumblings are just surfacing now, but it appears Virginia might make a run ...
D.C. Council legalizes sports betting, becoming first in Washington region Washington Post
The D.C. Council gave final approval to legal sports betting Tuesday, making the nation's capital the first in the region to allow residents and visitors to bet money ...
Big Virginia Lottery winners could keep names secret under proposed law Daily Press
If one state lawmaker has his way, future Virginia Lottery winners who score big might get to keep their identities a secret.
'Chaos' For West Virginia Sports Betting As Showdown Over Fees Looms USBets
John Cavacini, president of the WV Gaming and Racing Association, says the early days of sports betting in the state are marked by "chaos."
Local Virginia man surprises wife with winning $1 million lottery ticket on Valentine's Day WUSA9.com
STERLING, Va. — A local Virginia couple from Sterling is getting more than just chocolate and flowers this Valentine's Day after winning $1 million in the lottery.
West Virginia Looks To Legalize Online Casino, Poker With New Bill OnlinePokerReport.com
West Virginia legalized sports betting in 2018, and now it's looking into another expansion of gaming in 2019: online casino and poker.
Virginia Gambling Laws And Industry Revenue To Be Considered In 2019 General Assembly Session The Republican Standard
Following last year's “Blue Wave” in the Virginia General Assembly, with Democrats reclaiming 15 seats from majority Republicans ending in a razor-thin 51-49 ...
More casinos could start sports betting soon, West Virginia Lottery official says WV News
CHARLESTON — More casinos in West Virginia could soon start offering sports betting.
Bedford man wins big on Virginia Lottery scratcher Lynchburg News and Advance
A Bedford County man has won a $1 million prize from Virginia Lottery. Marquis Foxx purchased the winning 20X the Money scratcher ticket at the Speedy Mart ...
From cannabis to gambling: Virginia’s progressive 2018 WTKR News 3
You could argue that it has been a progressive year for Hampton Roads, Virginia and the United States, with new legislation passing in 2018 on both the ...
Taxes, gambling among top issues as Va. General Assembly convenes WTOP
Taxes and spending, gambling and the environment are among some of the issues expected to dominate Virginia's General Assembly session that begins ...
Lottery Official: More Casinos Work to Get Sports Betting West Virginia Public Broadcasting
A West Virginia lottery official says more casinos are working to start offering sports betting. Lottery Deputy Director Doug Buffington told Lottery.
'Alexa, tell me the latest Virginia Lottery winning numbers' PotomacLocal.com
So you want to know the latest winning numbers? How about the date and time of the next big drawing? How big is the jackpot?