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State Police Devote More Attention To Route 15

You can expect to see more law enforcement personnel on Route 15 this summer.

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Drug Bust In Barboursville

Police searched the home of 30-year-old Christopher James Frye of Barboursville and found crack cocaine, cocaine, and marijuana.

No Susan G. Komen Race In DC

Susan G. Komen officials says there will be no three-day race to raise money for breast cancer awareness in the this year in DC

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Media General Plans To Merge With Young Broadcasting

Richmond-based Media General will merge with Young Broadcasting.

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Albemarle Schools Name Three New Assistant Principals

Albemarle County has chosen new assistant principals for three schools.

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County Gets More Complaints About Blasting At Airport

The Albemarle Supervisors are hearing more complaints about blasting at the local airport.

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Western Albemarle Adds New Program

There will be a new option for Western Albemarle High School students beginning in the fall of 2014.


Environmentalists Highlight Ways To Limit Hurricane Damage

Environmentalists promote habitats along the coast as good ways to limit hurricane damage.

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Chesterfield County Charges Pair With Involuntary Manslaughter

Two men are facing involuntary charges in Chesterfield County.

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McDonnell Signs School Safety Legislation

Governor McDonnell has signed new school and campus safety legislation.

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UPDATE: Man Shot, Wounded Near Prospect

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A 19-year-old male was wounded by gunfire early Wednesday near Prospect Avenue and 7-1/2 St. SW.

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CHO: Allow 2 Hours Before Departing

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The local airport is advising passengers to get there two hours before departing.

in Sports

Rangers replace Maple Leafs atop hockey’s most valuable list


The Rangers, who return to the top of the rankings for the first time since 2004, were valued at $1.2 billion

in Black Friday, National

Thanksgiving getaway: Cheap gas but fears of terrorism


That other Thanksgiving tradition — congested highways and jammed airports — is underway with gas prices low and terrorism fears high.

in National

2015 to be the hottest year in history


This year will be the hottest on record and 2016 could be hotter due to the El Niño weather pattern, the World Meteorological Organization said.