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Fire Prompts Evacuation Of Turtle Creek Condominium

A fire forced a brief evacuation at a Turtle Creek condominium near Hydraulic Road.

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Mega Millions Jackpot Just Keeps Growing

The Mega Millions jackpot for Tuesday will exceed $550 million.

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Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office Investigates Shooting Death

The Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting death in an area near its border with Albemarle County.

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Stanardsville Man Arrested Following December 5th Accident At Broadus Wood

A Greene County man has been arrested following a December 5th accident at Broadus Wood School.

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Senator Kaine Backs Budget Deal Now Pending In Congress

Freshman U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-Richmond) supports the budget deal that’s pending in Washington.

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Area Nonprofits Get Grants From Bama Works Fund

Area nonprofits have been awarded grants thanks to the Bama Works Fund.

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Monticello Will Get Public Water And Sewer Service

Monticello will get public water and sewer service.

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Bell Hopes To Play Role In Mental Health Reform

Delegate Rob Bell (R-Albemarle) hopes to play a major role in mental heallth reform.

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Appeals Court Hears Huguely Request For New Trial

Virginia’s Court of Appeals has heard George Huguely’s request for a new trial.

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Virginia Now Has Rules For Upcoming Recount

A judge has unveiled the rules for an upcoming recount.

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Bell Running Again For Attorney General

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Albemarle Delegate Rob Bell will announce this Thursday that he's running for attorney general again.

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Orange Makes Animal Control Changes


The sheriff of Orange County has made some changes in the animal control section of his office.

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Sleeping Santa makes Christmas pics a snap


Santa Claus won't be stopped by a sleeping baby boy. He'll improvise!

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Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber to argue for new trial

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are due in court on Tuesday to seek a new trial for their client, who was sentenced to death in June for the 2013 bomb attack that killed three people and injured more than 260.

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Kentucky remains on top


The Wildcats are off to a 7-0 start and got 59 of the first place votes.