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Police Chief Steve Sellers Defends Albemarle’s Safety Checkpoints

Albemarle Police Chief Steve Sellers has defended the safety checkpoints his agency has established.

Candidate For Jack Jouett Seat Launches Campaign

The director of the First Tee of Charlottesville has formally kicked off his campaign for the Jack Jouett Supervisor’s seat.

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High Ranking For Albemarle County Digital Services

Albemarle County ranks fourth in the country for delivering digital services.

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Rutherford: Police Safety Checkpoints Unlawful

The Rutherford Institute is not happy about police safety checkpoints.

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Albemarle Police Charge Man With Rape

Albemarle Police have charged a man with rape.

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Albemarle Sets Filing Deadline For Special Election; Burket Expects To Run

Albemarle has set a filing deadline for the special election for Scottsville District supervisor, and the County GOP chairwoman expects to run.

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Augusta Man Is Arrested After Chase Over Afton Mountain

A resident of the Shenandoah Valley was arrested Friday night following a chase that ended on Newtown Road in Albemarle County.

Thomas To Hold Town Hall Meeting

There’s a town hall meeting this coming Monday night for some residents of the northern urban ring.

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Coal Train Derails Between Howardsville And Scottsville

A freight train derailed Thursday spilling many tons of coal in southern Albemarle County.

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Westminster Canterbury Burglary Suspect Arrested

Albemarle Police have charged a former employee of Westminster Canterbury with breaking into some residences at the facility.

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No. 1 Virginia Falls to UNC, 4-2

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The Virginia baseball team fell to North Carolina, 4-2, in their final game of the series in Charlottesville. The Cavaliers will next travel to Richmond to play VCU at the Diamond on Tuesday at 7:00 pm.

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Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, wrongly convicted of murder, dead

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The boxer's imprisonment, and battle to free him, are immortalized in the Bob Dylan song "Hurricane" and the film of the same name, starring Denzel Washington.

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Memorial Services Are Planned For Gus Deeds

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There will be two memorial services in early May for Gus Deeds.

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Onetime UVA Dean Will Enter Plea In Federal Court

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A onetime Associate Dean in UVA's McIntire School of Commerce will enter a plea Monday in federal court.