3 Random Things We Learned About Hampton Roads This Week!


It’s been a ~week~ in the (757), hasn’t it? Here are three more obscure, mildly interesting things we learned about Tidewater over the past few days:

  • Professional cornhole happens here. That’s a real thing, actually, and this weekend, the American Cornhole League is hosting a championship event here at the Virginia Beach Sports Center.

  • Our ice cream machines are 11% broken. As of Friday at noon, 11.4% of the McDonald’s ice cream machines in the Hampton Roads area were out of service, according to McBroken.com.

  • Our farmers get paid, baby. Per new research from Commodity.com, the Virginia Beach/Norfolk/Newport News metro is America’s 10th-highest paying metro for agricultural workers.