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Hillsdale Drive Extended Inches Closer To Completion

City Councilors have made two moves designed to speed up a priority project.

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Many Vendors, Customers Support Current City Market Site

Customers and vendors who spend Saturdays at the City Market like the status quo.


GOP Lawmakers Outline Education Goals For 2014

Republican leaders of the General Assembly unveil their plans for K-12 education.

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Local Jobless Rate Goes Back Below 5%

The local unemployment rate dipped below 5% in August.

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Preservation Virginia Honors Local Facility

Preservation Virginia has honored the Jefferson School City Center.


Riddick Tells Judge He’s Not Guilty

Rashad Riddick has told a judge he’s not guilty of three murders.

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Guilty Pleas In Louisa County Fatal Collision

A drunk driving crash that killed two motorcycle riders in Louisa County has resulted in guilty pleas.

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Two Dead In Camper Explosion In Nelson County

Two people were killed Sunday night when a camper exploded in Nelson County.

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Disturbing Email Convinces Madison To Cancel Classes

A disturbing e-mail has prompted a shutdown of the entire Madison County school system.

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Warner Expects Real Struggle To Avoid 2014 Shutdown

Senator Mark Warner is predicting real struggles to avoid another shutdown.

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History of the holiday: Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.

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No. 12 Virginia Beats Lehigh 80-54

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Virginia rolls to an 80-54 win over Lehigh.

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UVA Women In Paradise Jam

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Joanne Boyle's Cavalier Women head to the Paradise Jam.

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WATCH: 7 fun facts to make you think this Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving is a time of coming together with family and friends. In between bites of stuffing and pumpkin pie, snack on these unusual Turkey Day facts.