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Supervisors Spurn Resolution Supporting Women’s Equality Day

Most of the Albemarle Supervisors do not support a resolution focusing on woman that was favored by NOW.

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Supervisors Prefer Milton Site For Firing Range

The Albemarle Supervisors like some UVA property in the Milton area as a potential site for a police firing range.

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Leading Figure In Miller Center’s History Has Died

A man who helped to raise the profile of UVA’s Miller Center has died.

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AMTRAK Says Ridership Is Reaching New Heights

AMTRAK officials like the recent ridership trends, including figures for a route that serves us.

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Local Resident Appointed To State Transportation Board

A woman involved in the local financial industry has been appointed to the board that makes road decisions for the state.

Albemarle Police

Reported Armed Robbery At Business On 29 North

There was a report of an armed robbery Tuesday night at the Loan Max on 29 North near Rio Road.

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Woman Charged With Embezzling From Hollymead Homeowners Association

There’s been an arrest in a report of money missing from the Hollymead Homeowners Association.

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We Know More Now About Abduction Suspect Randy Allen Taylor

We know a lot more now about the Lovingston area man who’s been accused of abducting 17-year-old Alexis Murphy of Shipman.

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Pilot Who Wanted To Fly Here Wrecks Plane

A Rockingham County man who planned to fly from Tampa to Charlottesville ended up wrecking a rented plane near Fredericksburg

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New Fundraising Vice President At PVCC

A new vice president at PVCC will help the school raise money.

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