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Farmers See Glut Of Christmas Trees This Year

Some farmers are complaing that growing Christmas trees is less profitable this year.

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Virginians Participate In Small Business Saturday

Growing numbers of Virginia merchants and consumers participated in Small Business Saturday.

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Active And Retired Military Can Sound Off About Pay

A panel that’s focusing on military compensation will hold two days of hearings in Norfolk.

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Shareholder Files Suit Against Lumber Liquidators

A shareholder has filed a federal lawsuit against Lumber Liquidators.

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Sheriff Harding Looking For More Volunteers

Albemarle Sheriff Chip Harding needs a few more volunteers for his Reserve Division.

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New UVA Study Shows Impact Of Race In Marketing

A new UVA study shows the impact of race on marketing.

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Deeds Lashes Out At Lexington Area Mental Health Agency

Local State Senator Creigh Deeds shares his frustrations with the mental health system.

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Riverside Village Development Approved For Pantops

The Albemarle Supervisors have approved the Riverside Village mixed-use development.

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Board Of Education Approves A-F Grading System For Schools

Virginia’s Board of Education has signed off on an A-F system of grading public schools.

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UVA Completes Resurfacing Of Lannigan Field Track

The University of Virginia has wrapped up its resurfacing work at the Lannigan Field track.

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This weekend’s celebrity birthdays

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A look at the celebrities who will be celebrating this weekend.

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MHS Athletic Director, Two Others, Plead Guilty To Bid Rigging

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The athletic director at Monticello High School and two other men plead guilty to rigging bids on athletic apparel and must pay fines.

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Former City Teacher Sentenced For Soliciting Minor

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A former teacher at Venable Elementary School has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for soliciting a minor online.

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McDonnell Trial: Deliberations Begin Tuesday

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A seven-man five-woman federal jury will begin deliberating the fate of Bob and Maureen McDonnell on Tuesday.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.