Kayla Gaskins, WAVY_News

Kayla Gaskins

WAVY_News

Virginia Beach, VA, United States

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Recent:
  • WAVY_News
  • 8News WRIC Richmond
Past:
  • CBS 17
  • WDTN
  • NBC4 Columbus
  • WNCT

Recent articles by Kayla:

Looking to buy a home in Hampton Roads? Experts break down the red hot, unprecedented local real estate market

(WAVY) — You can now add the local housing market to the list of things going crazy in 2020. Record low interest rates make buying as attractive as ever. While record low inventory fuels competition for the few available houses, industry experts say they’ve never seen anything quite like it. Interest rates are staying in […] → Read More

Good News with Gaskins: September 20

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Lots of good news is happening in Hampton Roads, and Kayla Gaskins is here to tell you about it! Stay tuned as she takes you through the week’s fun and inspiring stories. → Read More

Confetti bomb released in VB nature preserve angers environmentalists and residents

People were not happy to find pink confetti covering a portion of the Pleasure House Point Nature Area this past weekend. → Read More

Good News with Gaskins: September 13

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Lots of good news is happening in Hampton Roads, and Kayla Gaskins is here to tell you about it! Stay tuned as she takes you through the week’s fun and inspiring stories. → Read More

Woman injured in shooting on Hayes Street in Norfolk

Police are investigating a shooting that left a woman injured early Wednesday. → Read More

Portsmouth City Manager Lydia Pettis Patton resigns

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth City Manager Dr. Lydia Pettis Patton has chosen to immediately resign rather than serving through the end of the year before retiring. “Through prayer and reflection, I have decided that in the best interest of the city of Portsmouth, to step aside immediately as City Manager conditioned upon the city […] → Read More

Good News with Gaskins: September 6

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Lots of good news is happening in Hampton Roads, and Kayla Gaskins is here to tell you about it! Stay tuned as she takes you through the week’s fun and inspiring stories. → Read More

Man shot in South Norfolk area of Chesapeake Wednesday

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Police in Chesapeake say a 30-year-old man was shot and injured Wednesday in the South Norfolk area. Police are investigating whether the shooting is related to another call about shots fired in a nearby area. Police responded to a report of gunshots heard near Border Road and Cleona Drive around 8:25 […] → Read More

CNU has first day of classes, majority are in-person

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Christopher Newport University welcomed back about 5,000 students on Monday for the start of the fall classes. “Christopher Newport, its faculty, its administrators, its staff has planned for months, spent an enormous amount of money, an enormous amount of effort to get us to this day. It’s finally here. Everything […] → Read More

Good News with Gaskins: August 30

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Lots of good news is happening in Hampton Roads, and Kayla Gaskins is here to tell you about it! Stay tuned as she takes you through the week’s fun and inspiring stories. → Read More

Why are there so many jellyfish in Virginia and North Carolina this year?

This past July was hot. Record-breaking hot. Who really likes warm water? Jellyfish. → Read More

After pandemic sidelines sports tourism, new sports center in VB set to open this fall

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — More than just the beautiful beaches draw tourists to Virginia Beach. From the popular North American Sand Soccer Championship to winter high school basketball tournaments, sports play a big role in making the resort city a year-round destination. Like almost everything else, sports tourism was hit hard by the pandemic. […] → Read More

Operation School Supplies: helping give students the tools of success

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — WAVY-TV 10’s Operation School Supplies initiative continues this week. To raise awareness and encourage people to donate during a typical year, we visit drop off sites and introduce you to a few of our sponsors. This year we’re meeting with sponsors virtually because of the coronavirus pandemic. This week, we spoke […] → Read More

Good News with Gaskins: August 2

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Lots of good news is happening in Hampton Roads, and Kayla Gaskins is here to tell you about it! Stay tuned as she takes you through the week’s fun and inspiring stories. → Read More

Good News with Gaskins: July 19

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Lots of good news is happening in Hampton Roads, and Kayla Gaskins is here to tell you about it! Stay tuned as she takes you through the week’s fun and inspiring stories. → Read More

Newport News Police investigating shooting that leaves man dead on Aqueduct Drive

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A man has died following a shooting early Wednesday morning in Newport News. Emergency communications received were notified around 1:30 a.m call for a shooting in the 13200 block of Aqueduct Drive. When officers arrived on scene, they located an adult male inside a vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound […] → Read More

Good News with Gaskins: July 5

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Lots of good news is happening in Hampton Roads, and Kayla Gaskins is here to tell you about it! Stay tuned as she takes you through the week’s fun and inspiring stories. → Read More

New marijuana laws take effect July 1 in Virginia

VIRGINIA (WAVY) — New marijuana laws go into effect Wednesday in Virginia. State lawmakers passed a bill on marijuana decriminalization, HB 972, during the last legislative session regarding small amounts of possession. Marijuana advocates say it’s important to note decriminalization is not the same thing as legalization. The new law just changes the penalty. Under […] → Read More

Good News with Gaskins: June 28

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Lots of good news is happening in Hampton Roads, and Kayla Gaskins is back to tell you about it! Stay tuned as she takes you through the week’s fun and inspiring stories. → Read More

Lost Colony of Roanoke finally found, book says

OUTER BANKS, N.C. (WAVY) – It’s one of America’s oldest unsolved mysteries: What happened to the Lost Colony of Roanoke? The puzzle draws experts from all over the world to the remote Outer Banks of North Carolina. After a decade of research, a group of researchers believe they know what happened. Twenty years before Jamestown, […] → Read More