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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.

Virginia Recognizes Its Emergency Responders

The governor has recognized emergency responders with a week dedicated in their honor. EMS providers across the state have taken…

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Clock Is Ticking For Farmers To Submit Census Forms

Virginia’s farmers are facing a Friday deadline to submit census forms.

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Teenage Boy Drowns In Lake Louisa

Another drowning in Louisa County.  A 17-year-old identified as Brandon Coleman drowned Tuesday afternoon in Lake Louisa.  Coleman reportedly had…

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Memorial Weekend Traffic Deaths Down

There was a big drop in the number of people killed on Virginia roads over the Memorial Day holiday weekend. …

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Big Lane Adjustment Project Begins At Zion Crossroads

A big project is getting underway at a major intersection in our area.  VDOT is rebuilding the lanes on Route 15…

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Water Rates Down, Plenty Of Water To Go Around

Lower water bills for city and county residents.  That’s the likely outcome of action taken Tuesday by the Rivanna Water and…

Barboursville Man Wins Big Lottery Prize

It’s the prize of a lifetime, and a Barboursville man has won it.  Virginia Lottery officials will present the man…

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Blasting Also Happening On Rio Mills Road

A northern Albemarle resident says the blasting at the local airport has some competition.  Hank Martin says a company has resumed…

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Police ID Girl Who Drowned In Lake Anna

The little girl that drowned in Lake Anna in Louisa County on Sunday was named Asa Gayle.

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Governor Signs Revised State Budget

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Governor McAuliffe has signed Virginia's amended budget, which will take effect in July.

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City Drops Charge Against Matthew

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Albemarle resident Jesse Matthew does not face an abduction charge in Charlottesville.

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Tragic Ending To Search For Young Boy

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There was a tragic ending to the search for a Pulaski County boy.

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Board Endorses Greenhouse On WAHS Campus

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The Albemarle School Board likes the design of a proposed greenhouse at Western Albemarle High School.