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Albemarle Reconsidering Class Ranking Release

Albemarle County might join the list of Virginia school divisions that will not automatically release the class ranking of graduating students.

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Great Season For Virginia Apples

The Virginia apple crop had a stellar season.

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Political Expert Weighs In On Cuccinelli Donation

The University of Virginia’s Larry Sabato is reacting to Republican Ken Cuccinelli’s decision to send a more than $18 thousand donation to a Richmond area charity.

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Charlottesville Man Dies After Eating Illegal Drugs During Traffic Stop

The Orange County Sheriff’s Office says a Charlottesville man died after eating illegal narcotics during a traffic stop.

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Guilty Pleas In Racially-Tinged Vandalism Cases

Three men have pleaded guilty to destruction of property in a case that the prosecutor says has racial overtones.

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Fire Displaces Family In Greene County

There was a house fire Thursday night in the Ruckersville area.

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Schools Along 29 North Corridor Exceed Enrollment Projections

Albemarle officials say student enrollment is exceeding projections in schools near the 29 North corridor.

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Brawl With Gunfire On Prospect Avenue

City Police have made some arrests following a Thursday night incident on Prospect Avenue.

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Some Residents Concerned About Trump Golf Course

Some area residents are sharing their concerns about a proposed golf course near Blenheim.

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Nelson County Tax Revenue Enhanced By Lockn’ Festival

We now have some early figures from this month’s Lockn’ Festival.

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Consumers can sue Target over data breach

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A judge has cleared the way for consumers to sue the retailer over the 2013 data breach.

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Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

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Americans say they are skeptical that the benefits will outweigh the risks to privacy and safety.

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WATCH: Airman ‘Santa’ surprises 6-year-old son at storytime

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Aaron Williams was sad that his dad, stationed in South Korea, wouldn't be stateside for the holidays ... but a little Christmas magic gave him a gift he'll never forget.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here are some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Dec. 19.

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Boy sends $1 allowance to help save UAB football

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A 5-year-old boy hoping to save the UAB football program has donated his allowance and a handwritten note.