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State Agriculture Commissioner Will Leave His Post

The man who runs Virginia’s agriculture department is a short-timer.

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Former Va. Cabinet Member Takes Heat From Congress

A former cabinet secretary in Governor Tim Kaine’s administration has been grilled by Congress.

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AAA Says Gas Is Much Cheaper This Halloween

AAA-Virginia says gas prices continue to go down.

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Kroger At Barracks Road Evacuated After Power Line Hit

The Kroger in the Barracks Road Shopping Center has been evacuated due to an electrical problem.

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CRHA Will Hear From Expert On Controversial Program

The board that oversees public housing units wants to hear from an expert on a controversial HUD program.

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Six Year Old Dies After Being Hit By Pickup Truck

A six-year-old has died after being hit by a pickup truck on Nelson Drive.

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Rhetoric Heats Up In City Council Race

As we inch closer to Election Day, City Council hopefuls are turning up the heat on their rivals.

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GOP Launches Get Out The Vote Effort

Albemarle Republicans are kicking off this year’s Get Out the Vote effort.

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Albemarle Police Get Donated Motorcycle

The Albemarle Police Department has received a new motorcycle from America’s 9/11 Foundation.

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Appomattox Historic Site Gets Facelift

McLean House in Appomattox gets a facelift.

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Teen Athlete On Mend After Accident

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A high school athlete is recuperating from a two-vehicle collision in Spostylvania County.

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Pro Player No Longer Faces Felony Charge

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A professional football player is no longer facing a felony charge in Virginia Beach.

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‘Siri, can you give me a hint?’ Apple confirms September event

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The rumors are true: Apple will host an event Sept. 9 in San Francisco.

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This week’s best sports shots

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Some of the best plays and biggest newsmakers from the week in sports.

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This is one way to get a tan

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It's summer and the beaches are packed - so this guy got some private sunbathing time while sky high.