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Obenshain Clings To Razor-Thin Lead

Mark Obenshain clings to a narrow lead in the ballot count for Attorney General.

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UVA Students Will Honor Veterans

University of Virginia students who belong to ROTC units will salute Veterans Day.

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Another Detour Impacts Bypass Traffic

Another detour will affect traffic flow on the 250 Bypass through late Tuesday afternoon.


Five Die In Holiday Weekend Crashes

Five people have been killed in crashes on rural highways.


Louisa County Has Another Small Earthquake

Louisa County residents have experienced another samll earthquake.

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Students From Waynesboro Washed Vietnam Vets’ Memorial

Stuidents from Fishburne Military School in Waynesboro have washed the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, designed by Maya Lin.

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UVA-Wise Forges Agreement With Law School

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise has a deal with a law school in its region.

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Virginians React To Deadly Typhoon

Virginia has many residents with Filipino ancestry who are reacting to a deadly typhoon. .

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Star Of Hitchcock Classic Helps Film Festival Fill Venue

An actress who starred in Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds” has appeared at the Virginia Film Festival

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Virginia’s Next Governor Announces Future Executive Orders

Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe says he will sign two Executive Orders in mid-January.

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Food Bank Welcomes New Home

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The Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry celebrates its new home on Lambs Road.

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Flooded Back Roads In Greene, Augusta

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Some back roads in Greene and Augusta are closed because of rain-swollen creeks and rivers.

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Sheriff’s Office Says Student Assaulted

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The sheriff's office in Amherst County says there's a person of interest in a recent assault case on the campus of Sweet Briar College.

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Chesapeake Horse Had EEE

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A horse from Chesapeake has been euthanized after it tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis.

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Officials Hand Out Cards Listing Rights

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The city's police department and Office of Human Rights are distributing cards that will let middle and high school kids know their rights.