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Man Accused Of Murdering His Wife Returns To Amherst

The Amherst County Sheriff’s office says Sylvester M. Cheatham has been charged with murdering his estranged wife.

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Governor Names Moran To Higher Ed Council

Albemarle School Superintendent Pam Moran has been named to the State Council of Higher Education.

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Louisa Man Gets Convicted Of Manslaughter, DUI

A 24-year-old Louisa man has been convicted of aggravated manslaughter, DUI, and maiming.

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New Principal, Fluvanna Superintendent Meet Parents

The Fluvanna County School Superintendent and the new principal of Fluvanna Middle School have met with parents.

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Taylor’s Version Upsets Alexis Murphy’s Relatives

The family of a missing Nelson County High School student is upset about the way Randy Taylor has characterized Alexis Murphy.

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Woman Dies After Shooting In Fluvanna

A woman who was in critical condition after a possible murder suicide in Fork Union has died.

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CHS Gets New Athletic Director

Charlottesville High School has a new Athletic Director

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Virginia Has A Banner Year For Wine Sales

Virginia wine growere have reason to celebrate this year.

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Abduction Suspect’s Lawyer Speaks Out

The lawyer for Nelson County abduction suspect Randy Allen Taylor is making claims on behalf of his client.

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Man Dead, Woman Critically Injured In Shooting Near Fork Union

A man is dead and a woman is in critical condition in what might be an attempted murder-suicide near Fork Union.

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Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland

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The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

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Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, dead at 71

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The longest-serving mayor in Boston history who led the city after the 2013 marathon bombing, has died.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

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Cook wrote a column published on Thursday and said he hopes that his declaration can help others.

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World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was awarded a new truck with "technology and stuff" by a very nervous Chevy employee and Twitter took notice.

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U.S. economy grows 3.5% in third quarter

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A smaller trade deficit and a surge in defense spending buoyed U.S. economic growth in the third quarter.