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Orange Considers Drug Testing In 6th-12th Grades

Orange County has created a plan for drug testing for middle and high school kids.

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Cantor Says Congress Must Zero In On Entitlements

Eric Cantor (R-Henrico County) says the House and Senate better come back from their August recess ready to work.

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Moran Reacts To Snowden’s Holing Up In Russia

Congressman Jim Moran (D-Alexandria) is reacting to Russia’s decision to provide Edward Snowden temporary asylum.

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Local Attorney Loses Law License For Five Years

Charlottesville attorney Matt Murray has lost his law license until the summer of 2018.

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Poison Ivy Becomes New Problem For Area Homeowners

Poison ivy has become more of a nuisance than usual this summer.

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PETA Opposes Great Bull Run Planned For Dinwiddie

PETA opposes plans for the Great Bull Run at a Dinwiddie County facility.

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Many Virginians Pay Final Respects To Harry Byrd, Jr.

Virginians have bid farewell to onetime U.S. Senator Harry Byrd, Jr. (I- Winchester).

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CAT Changes One Bus Route, And Adds Another

The local bus system has new stops on Route 7, and a new route has started.

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UVA Keeps AccessUVa, But Provisions Change In 2014

The University of Virginia is keeping AccessUVa, but future Wahoos will see different provisions.

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Sarvis Campaigns At Louisa Fair

Libertarian nominee for Governor Robert Sarvis brought his campaign to Louisa County on Saturday.

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This weekend’s celebrity birthdays

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Dave Chappelle, Marlee Matlin, and Scott Caan are among the celebs celebrating this weekend.

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Three Injured After Single-Vehicle Crash On 20 South

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Three people were injured following a single-vehicle crash Friday on 20 South.

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Lexington Area Judge Rejects Plea Deal Involving Deadly Crash

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A judge in the Lexington area balked at accepting a plea deal from a former Washington and Lee student.

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Major Party Senate Hopefuls Agree To Eight Joint Public Forums

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Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie agree to eight joint public forums between now and November.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.