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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.

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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.

Supervisors Choose Petie Craddock To Replace Dumler

Petie Craddock has been chosen as the temporary successor to Chris Dumler on the Albemarle Board of Supervisors.

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Arlington Democratic Senator Wants Governor To Resign

A second member of the State Senate has demanded that Governor McDonnell resign.

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Massachusetts Air National Guard Says Its Pilot Died In Augusta

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Joan Rivers stable after health emergency

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Comedienne Joan Rivers is in stable condition at a New York hospital after losing her breath during a routine surgery.

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Jimmy Fallon to lead Leno tribute

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The former "Tonight Show" host will be honored and his predecessor will be a big part of the ceremonies.

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NFL sets new standards on domestic violence punishment

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Players will be subject to a 6-week suspension for their first domestic violence offense.