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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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Local Woman Wins $ 1 Million Playing Powerball

A woman who bought a Powerball ticket on Maury Avenue has a big cash prize.

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Councilors Hear From Critics Of Their 2014 Wish List

City councilors get scolded by critics of their 2014 wish list for the General Assembly.

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Panel Rejects Adoptions By Unmarried Gay Partners

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A State Senate panel has rejected a bill allowing adoption by the partners of unmarried gay parents.

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Shucet Applauds Bids For 29 Improvement Projects

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Philip Shucet has praised the bids VDOT received for the 29 North improvement projects.

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This weekend in entertainment history

In this film publicity image released by 20th Century Fox, the character Neytiri, voiced by Zoe Saldana, left, and the character Jake, voiced by Sam Worthington are shown in a scene from, "Avatar." The film was nominated Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 for an Oscar for best picture. The 82nd Academy Awards will be presented on March 7.

A look back on some of Hollywood's most notable headlines.

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Judge Hands Claire Ogilvie Four Year Prison Term

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A judge has sentenced Claire Ogilvie to four years in prison for a 2014 incident at the home of a local lawmaker.

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Albemarle Supervisors Oppose Bell Budget Amendment

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Members say they never saw Delegate Rob Bell’s bill, which might kill the Rio Road/29 North interchange.