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New Survey Shows Most Albemarle Residents Are Upbeat

The latest results from the Albemarle Citizen Survey show most county residents are upbeat, but traffic congestion still annoys them.

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Judge Refuses To Throw Out Mansion Chef Charges

A judge has refused to dismiss embezzlement charges against a former Virginia Executive Mansion chef.

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School Board Shows Strong Interest In Getting Student Input

The Albemarle County School Board is voicing strong interest in getting frequent input from students.

School Board Hopes To Wrap Up Strategic Plan Revisions By Late Summer

The Albemarle School Board hopes to complete its revision of a strategic plan by late this summer.

Emails Reveal Concern Over ABC Incident

A high-ranking Alcoholic Beverage Control official expressed concern over the arrest of a University of Virginia student.

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Beach Plans? Keep An Eye On Chantal

If you’re heading to Virginia Beach in the next few days you need to pay attention to the movement of Tropical Storm Chantal.

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Vacant House Burns To The Ground On Green Creek Road

A fire has gutted a vacant house on Green Reeek Road.

Supervisors Consider Convenience Centers For Waste Items

The Albemarle Supervisors are interested in establishing “convenience centers” that would let county residents drop off certain types of waste material.


Supervisors Postpone Decision On Lofts At Meadowcreek

The Albemarle Supervisors have postponed a decision on the proposed Lofts at Meadowcreek.

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COO Of The Albemarle Schools Bids Farewell After 4 Years

The Chief Operating Officer of the Albemarle Schools bids farewell as he heads east.

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Virginia Falls Short to Virginia Tech, 23-20

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Virginia falls short once again, to their arch rivals from Blacksburg.

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Virginia Drops Paradise Jam Finale, 67-62, to Tulane

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Virginia falls short in the final game of the Paradise Jam.

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Anne Hathaway expecting first child


The Oscar winner is expecting her first child, according to reports.

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Trump drops 12 points in poll: Reuters/Ipsos


Donald Trump's support among Republicans has dropped 12 points in less than a week according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

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Police name suspect in Colorado Springs shooting


Police on Saturday identified the suspect in a deadly shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic.