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The 12 Most Insane Things That Happened In Virginia In 2015

Life is never boring in the Commonwealth – that much is certain. And 2015 certainly brought its share of newsworthy stories. While many amazing things happened, such as the fact that we added 11 new sites to the Historic Landmark registry and the 52-mile Capital Trail opened between Williamsburg and Richmond, we also had a few more stories that were surprising, noteworthy or just downright weird. Here are a few of Virginia’s 2015 highlights.

Do you have a favorite news story from 2015? We would love to hear about it in the comments below!

Anna Strock
Virginia staff writer for Only in Your State, freelance writer and journalist. Even though Anna has lived other places, somehow Virginia is where she always seems to land.