Lauren Mackey

News Producer

Producer, CBS 6 News @ 5

Recent Articles

  • New Google Maps can help you avoid traffic

    Posted on: 5:45 pm, August 20, 2013, by , updated on: 07:06pm, August 20, 2013

    Google Maps' mobile app now includes real-time updates on traffic, accidents.

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    Google Maps
  • VDOT delays work for Jimmy Buffett concert

    Posted on: 5:49 pm, August 9, 2013, by and

    VDOT said the move should make it easier for concertgoers to get into and out of the venue.
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    Jimmy Buffett
  • Study: Mental illness, not combat, causes soldier suicides

    Posted on: 8:00 am, August 7, 2013, by , updated on: 09:27pm, August 6, 2013

    Authors blame problems like alcohol abuse, depression and manic depression.

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    Soldiers honor fallen with flags at Arlington graves
  • Commentary: An open letter from a fellow game show loser

    Posted on: 6:37 pm, August 6, 2013, by , updated on: 09:16pm, August 6, 2013

    Another game-show loser wrote an open letter to the kid whose loss on "Jeopardy!" went viral. sharing his experience on "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire."
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    James Dinan portrait
  • Group to advance southern Democrats takes shape

    Posted on: 11:24 pm, August 5, 2013, by

    As Republicans retool their own 50-state strategy, a southern Democrat is on a mission to make his party competitive in the Deep South again, too
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    Democrats and Republicans
  • World’s first stem cell burger hot off the grill

    Posted on: 4:56 pm, August 5, 2013, by , updated on: 07:17pm, August 5, 2013

    The first stem cell burger was cooked and eaten by two volunteer tasters in London.

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    Cultured Beef
  • New Richmond police officers hit the streets

    Posted on: 9:10 pm, August 1, 2013, by

    Twenty-three new officers graduated from the Richmond Police Academy.
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    rpd graduation
  • Soon to be centenarian meets RGIII

    Posted on: 6:39 pm, August 1, 2013, by , updated on: 09:10pm, August 1, 2013

    A Virginia woman who is about to turn 100 got to spend her birthday at the Redskins training camp.
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    100 yr old skins fan
  • Food stolen from Richmond church

    Posted on: 6:43 pm, July 31, 2013, by , updated on: 06:56am, August 1, 2013

    Police are looking for the person who stole food from a South Richmond church.
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    mt olive church
  • Richmond, VCU police help area kids go back-to-school shopping

    Posted on: 11:07 pm, July 30, 2013, by , updated on: 11:09pm, July 30, 2013

    Officers make sure some local students are ready to head back to school.
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  • Meet one of the Redskins’ most devoted fans

    Posted on: 1:44 pm, July 30, 2013, by , updated on: 07:46am, August 1, 2013

    Fay Roney is in her 80s and drove to Redskins training camp all the way from Pennsylvania.
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    Redskins Fan
  • Boeing asks airlines worldwide to inspect aircraft

    Posted on: 8:00 am, July 30, 2013, by , updated on: 08:59pm, July 29, 2013

    Boeing asks airlines to inspect planes equipped with Honeywell emergency locators

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    Boeing speeds up pace of Dreamliner production