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AAA-Virginia Forecasts Slight Drop In Holiday Travel

AAA-Virginia is forecasting fewer of us will hit the road for a longer trip this Thanksgiving holiday period.

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Creigh Deeds Released From UVA Hospital

State Senator Creigh Deeds has been released from UVA Hospital.


Comm School Official Indicted On Child Pornography Counts

A suspended official at the UVA McIntire School of Commerce has been indicted on child pornography charges after being arrested earlier this month.

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Mental Health Incident Resolved In Motel Parking Lot

Albemarle Police were able to take a mental health subject into custody at a motel in the county Thursday.

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CAT Director Wants To Upgrade Fare Boxes On Buses

CAT’s John Jones wants to replace the low-tech fare boxes on his buses.

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Martha Jefferson Named Most Affordable Hospital In Virginia

A website says Martha Jefferson is the most affordable hospital in Virginia.

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Traffic Increase On Blue Ridge Parkway

The federal government shutdown in October did not keep drivers off the Blue Ridge Parkway.

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MPO Board Honors Departing Supervisors Snow And Thomas

The MPO Board has honored two departing Albemarle supervisors.

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Advocate For Gun Owners Doubts City Council Will Get Its Way

A Virginia advocate for gun owners is predicting City Councilors won’t get their way.

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You Can Sign Up For Emergency Alerts

The Community Emergency Alert system is open for registration.

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History of the holiday: Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.

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No. 12 Virginia Beats Lehigh 80-54

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Virginia rolls to an 80-54 win over Lehigh.

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