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Blasting Also Happening On Rio Mills Road

A northern Albemarle resident says the blasting at the local airport has some competition.  Hank Martin says a company has resumed…

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Longwood’s Next President Takes Office Saturday

Farmville’s Longwood University will get a new President on Saturday, and he has many ties to our area.

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UVA Baseball Plays Army at 1pm Friday in NCAA Regionals

UVA will compete with the U.S. Military Academy, UNC-Wilmington and Elon University in the NCAA’s Charlottesville Regional.

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Area Residents Observe Memorial Day

Many area veterans and their families observed Memorial Day.

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Police Investigate Shooting Incident On Birdwood Court

Charlottesville Police are investigating a Sunday night shooting on Birdwood Court.

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Furloughs Will End Next Week For National Park Service

The agency that oversees Shenandoah National Park can end its furloughs much faster than we originally feared.

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City Native Gets Diploma 54 Years After Completing Requirements

Charlottesville and Albemarle celebrate a woman’s receiving her high school diploma 54 years after she completed the requirements.

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Albemarle Jury Convicts Weiner Of Abduction

A Barboursville man has been convicted of abduction with the intent to defile.

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Shooting Death Of Crozet Girl Ruled Accidental

The Medical Examiner has ruled that the shooting death of a young girl in Crozet was an accident.

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Western Bypass Supporters, Opponents Let Voices Be Heard

Many area residents are not bashful about sharing their views on the Route 29 Western Bypass project.

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Famous album covers come alive

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No, your eyes aren't tricking you. The album covers in Roy Kafri's new music video ARE singing along.

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FBI Commits To DNA Testing Relating To Alexis Murphy Case

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The FBI commits to DNA testing that involves the Alexis Murphy case, but there's no timetable.

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VBS Needs Platelets

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Virginia Blood Services has issued a call for platelet donations.

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NFL: Legal process will play role in punishments

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Punishment for players implicated in domestic violence will not be imposed upon arrest but at some point "farther down the process."

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Ebola czar starts work, drugmakers launch vaccine drive

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The Obama administration is ramping up its response to the potential spread of the virus.