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Fire Damages House On Secretary’s Sand Road

A Sunday night fire damaged a house on Secretary’s Sand Road.

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Nelson Marks 44th Anniversary Of Hurricane Camille

Many longtime Nelson County residents have somber memories of August 19th, 1969, when Camille came to their area.

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We’re In Week Three Of A Search For A Missing Teen

The search for missing teenager Alexis Murphy is now more than two weeks old.

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Governor Names Moran To Higher Ed Council

Albemarle School Superintendent Pam Moran has been named to the State Council of Higher Education.

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Caretaker Charged With Embezzling From Elderly Client

A caretaker has been accused of stealing money from the elderly person she was helping.

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County Police Officer Saves Man’s Life

An Albemarle Police officer is credited with saving a man’s life on August 14th.

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Taylor’s Version Upsets Alexis Murphy’s Relatives

The family of a missing Nelson County High School student is upset about the way Randy Taylor has characterized Alexis Murphy.

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Supervisors Expect Better Traffic Flow On 29 North

The Albemarle Supervisors are anticipating better traffic flow on 29 North.

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Mallek Urges Homeowners To Learn More About Weed Spraying

The chairwoman of the Albemarle Supervisors wants people to learn more before a weed-killing substance gets sprayed.

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Virginia Has A Banner Year For Wine Sales

Virginia wine growere have reason to celebrate this year.

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You can stream the Super Bowl

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This year, CBS will broadcast the game on TV and stream it live on cbssports.com. The network will play the same commercials on TV and on the live stream.

8 hours ago in Election, Local, Surrounding Counties

New GOP Hopeful Enters Race

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Andrew Griffin, who's from the Lynchburg area, has become the fifth Republican to voice interest in the House seat that Robert Hurt will vacate later this year.

9 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

City Police Investigate Gunfire Reports

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City Police investigate reports of shots being fired in the 700-block of Prospect Avenue.

22 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events.

22 hours ago in Sports

The week’s best sports shots

Mark Macaspac leaps off the Super Bowl 50 sign inside Super Bowl City Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in San Francisco. The Denver Broncos will play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

A look at some of the biggest moments and best plays in sports this week.