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Important from the Peninsula.
probable evacuation of Newport
News.

Norfolk, Va., Aug. 6
--It is believed here that the Federals evacuated Newport News on yesterday afternoon, about three o'clock. A large fire was discovered in about that locality, and it is thought that the Federal burnt up all their hospital buildings, stables, &c. They removed their horses in vessels on Sunday.

[Passengers from Yorktown, who reached this city by the York River cars yesterday afternoon, state that it was reported at West Point and Yorktown that the Federals had evacuated Newport News]

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