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Protests Over Not Allowing Paid Albemarle Firefighters To Serve As Volunteers

Albemarle does not allow paid firefighters to donate their time to┬ávolunteer fire companies. Some local residents say that’s ridiculous, especially…

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Albemarle Schools Name Three New Assistant Principals

Albemarle County has chosen new assistant principals for three schools.

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County Gets More Complaints About Blasting At Airport

The Albemarle Supervisors are hearing more complaints about blasting at the local airport.

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Western Albemarle Adds New Program

There will be a new option for Western Albemarle High School students beginning in the fall of 2014.

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Chris Dumler Resigns

Scottsville District Supervisor Chris Dumler has resigned from the Albemarle Board of Supervisors.┬áThe news came in a letter that was…

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Acuff To Run For School Board

An new candidate for the Albemarle School Board.

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Police Pursuit From Waynesboro Ends In North Garden

Several law enforcement agencies were involved in a pursuit early Wednesday from Waynesboro to North Garden.

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Crozet Woman To Serve Two Years For Attempted Murder

A woman charged with trying to kill her husband is going to prison for two years.

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Sheriff Says DNA Ruling Will Prevent Crime

A leader in creating the state DNA databank is pleased with the recent Supreme Court ruling.

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Albemarle School Board Explores Ways To Make System More User-Friendly

The Albemarle School Board wants to make the sytem more user-friendly and do a better job communicating with county families.

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School announces snow day with ‘Let It Go’ parody

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Who needs robocalls when you can declare school closures through song?

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Blizzard hits the northeast, New York spared its brunt

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A man walks out of an ocean front house covered in ice during a winter blizzard in Marshfield, Massachusetts January 27, 2015.

As New York and New Jersey lifted travel bans, Massachusetts braces for more snow.

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Flight Cancellations Continue At Washington, Baltimore Airports

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Flight delays and cancellations continue due to the snowstorm in the northeast.

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Bill Protecting Gays In Workplace Moves Forward

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A bill that would ban job discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity has been passed by a State Senate committee.

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World leaders join last survivors in recalling Auschwitz

Members of Polish Scouting Association from Canada and U.K. place a lit candle at block 15 in the former Nazi German concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz in Oswiecim January 26, 2015.

World leaders joined Auschwitz survivors at the site of the former Nazi death camp to mark 70 years since its liberation by Soviet troops.