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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.

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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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Traffic Patterns Change In Two Neighborhoods

Traffic patterns are changing in the Birdwood and Starr Hill neighborhoods.

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Locals Will Attend Rally Against Surveillance

Area residents will attend a Saturday rally in D.C. protesting widespread surveillance.

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