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Dave Matthews To Be Monticello Naturalization Speaker

A famous local musician will be the featured speaker during Monticello’s July 4th event.  Dave Matthews will deliver the main…

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Woman Robbed On 14th St. NW

City Police say a woman was robbed early Thursday on 14th St. NW.  It happened at around 3 a.m. in…

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Natural Bridge Up For Sale

Do you want to own the Natural Bridge?

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Governor Unveils Plan For Restoration Of Voting And Civil Rights

Governor McDonnell has a plan that calls for the automatic restoration of voting and civil rights for some non-violent felons.…

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Council Hopefuls Share Their Views On Environment And Transportation

Seven candidates for City Council seats are highlighting their views on environmental issues and transportation.

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Local Unemployment Rate Takes Another Dive

One of lowest jobless rates in the state and the entire nation.  That’s where the Charlottesville region stands once again in…

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Orange County Teacher Charged With Possessing Child Porn

An Orange County teacher has been arrested on child pornography charges.  32-year-old Robert Jeffrey Kobman (pictured) of Locust Grove faces…

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Chinese Company Will Buy Smithfield Foods

A Chinese company is buying Smithfield Foods.

Sabato Reacts To Bachmann’s Planned Retirement In 2014

A University of Virginia political expert is reacting to a controversial Minnesota lawmaker’s decision to retire.

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Liberty University Will Keep Fighting Provisions Of Obamacare

Liberty University of Lynchburg won’t abandon its goal of overturning a provision of the 2010 Affordable Care Act.

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WATCH: 10 best ‘Simpsons’ episodes

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In this photo released by Fox, Homer explains why he wants to bring back the annual 4th of July fireworks display, after it's cancelled for budget reasons, in the "Yellow Badge of Cowardge" Season Finale episode of "The Simpsons," in May 2014. The full 25-year run of "The Simpsons" will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be paired this fall with a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy. "I'm not going to over-promise, but I think this website will provide you with affordable health care," longtime "Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean told a TV critics' meeting Monday, July 21, 2014.

The recent marathon of all 552 episodes of "The Simpsons" inspired us to sit down and come up with our 10 favorite episodes. Enjoy!

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MHS Athletic Director, Two Others, Plead Guilty To Bid Rigging

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The athletic director at Monticello High School and two other defendants have pleaded guilty to rigging bids on athletic apparel and have been ordered to pay fines.

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Heat Management Plan Saturday At Scott Stadium

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Extra precautions are being taken to help fans deal with the heat Sautrday at Scott Stadium.