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Neff Loses DUI Appeal

Cynthia Neff has lost an appeal of a DUI conviction in a lower court.

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Cindi Burket GOP Nominee In Scottsville District Race

Cindi Burket becomes the GOP nominee for the November 5th special election for the Scottsville District seat.

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Albemarle Man Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter

A local man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter.

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VDOT To Spray Albemarle Roadsides In Coming Weeks

VDOT has a plan for late summer spraying of the brush along Albemarle roads.

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New Duties For Some Library System Employees

Some employees of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library have new responsibilities.

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Growing Pre-School Population In Albemarle

Albemarle County has a growing pre-school population.

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CAT Prepares For Several Route Changes

Charlottesville Area Transit is getting ready for several route changes

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Albemarle Police Charge Two Men With Breaking Into Cars

Albemarle Police have charged two local men with assorted crimes, including breaking and entering.

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Whitehead Disagrees With Albemarle Prosecutor’s Advice To Supervisors

The founder of the Rutherford Institute doesn’t like the legal advice that Albemarle Commonwealth’s Attorney Denise Lunsford gave the county supervisors.

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Albemarle Supervisors And School Board Brainstorm Regarding Future Goals

The Albemarle Supervisors and the County School Board devoted much of Thursday to discussing their future goals.

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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.

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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.

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Phillies’ Cole Hamels, bullpen combine for no-hitter

Sep 1, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) throws the ball against the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field.

Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.