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VDOT cancels Afton soil project for Monday

VDOT has canceled the soil removal project and rock slide prevention work on Afton Mountain.

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Hurt endorses Bell in Attorney General race

A member of Congress is supporting Rob Bell’s campaign for Attorney General.

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Armed police force being considered at PVCC

The possibility of an armed police force is under consideration at Piedmont Virginia Community College.

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County Democrats elect new chair

The Albemarle Democrats have a new leader.

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Preservation group gets involved in bypass debate

A statewide group is going to bat for the Jesse Scott Sammons Farmstead in Albemarle County.

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VDOT resumes soil removal work on Afton

VDOT got an early start Monday morning on closing lanes on top of Afton Mt. for the soil removal work as part of the rock slide prevention project

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Monticello Celebrates Significant Anniversary

Monticello is celebrating a significant anniversary this month.

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Storm Warning Includes Fluvanna, Louisa, Buckingham

The National Weather Service has posted a winter storm warning that includes Fluvanna, Louisa, and Buckingham.

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Winter Storm Watch For Entire Region Sunday Morning Through Monday Morning

The National Weather Service has expanded the winter storm watch to cover our entire region.

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Governor Says Prepare For Possible Significant Ice Storm

Governor McDonnell is urging Virginians to prepare for a possible significant weather event involving icing.

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People embrace in front of school busses at a church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash.

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Former Court Worker Sentenced For Embezzlement

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A former deputy clerk in Albemarle Circuit Court has been sentenced to a total of 30 days in jail after pleading guilty to embezzlement.