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Pride Festival Scheduled For September 14th

Gay and lesbian activists have set the time and date for this year’s Pride Festival.

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Enrollment Period Underway For JFK Online Course

You can now sign up for a UVA professor’s online class on JFK.

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Abduction Suspect Bond Hearing To Be Closed

A bond hearing for Randy Allen Taylor has been closed to the public.

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City Councilors Voice Support For Women’s Rights

City councilors voice their backing for women’s rights.

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Neil Young Scratches Plans To Visit Nelson In September

Neil Young calls off plans to participate in a September festival in Nelson County.

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Two Men Killed In Augusta Crash

Two men were killed early Monday in a crash on Route 262 in Augusta County.

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Fire Damages House On Secretary’s Sand Road

A Sunday night fire damaged a house on Secretary’s Sand Road.

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Nelson Marks 44th Anniversary Of Hurricane Camille

Many longtime Nelson County residents have somber memories of August 19th, 1969, when Camille came to their area.

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Charlottesville Man Accused Of Having Sex With Minor In Waynesboro

Waynesboro Police have charged a 20-year-old Charlottesville man with having sex with a minor.

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Agency Punishes Bus Line That Stranded Riders In Caroline

A New York-based bus company that stranded riders in Caroline County has been shut down.

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Failed Work Release Escape


John Wayne Jordan tried to get away on a John Deere utility vehicle.

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Kiser Named ACC Linebacker of the Week


Virginia's middle linebacker earns weekly ACC honor.

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The first word of the new ‘Star Wars’ movie is …


Director J.J. reveals the first word spoken in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," which hits theaters next month.

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Hollande says U.S., France to step up strikes in Syria, Iraq


French President Francois Hollande said the U.S. and France have agreed to step up strikes in Syria and Iraq to target Islamic State militants after the deadly Nov. 13 attacks in Paris.

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Jennifer Lawrence named entertainer of the year


The star is one of the biggest and bankable actresses in Hollywood and has featured in a number of blockbusters including the "X-Men" franchise and "The Hunger Games" films.