The Norfolk Police Division added two new officers on Wednesday evening.

Madison County Judge Michael Long administered the oath of office to Pascal Vantiborgh and Cash Campbell. Both officers have worked in law enforcement previously.

The ceremony was held at the Norfolk City Council Chambers. 

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BEIJING (AP) — China announced Friday that it is swiftly building a 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to patients infected with a new virus that has killed 26 people, sickened hundreds and prompted unprecedented lockdowns of cities during the country’s most important holiday.

MADISON — Attorneys and their assistants are a common sight here in Madison County District Court, as one might expect. However, it is not every day an attorney is called to testify against a former assistant.