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We’re In Week Three Of A Search For A Missing Teen

The search for missing teenager Alexis Murphy is now more than two weeks old.

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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.


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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Overturned Vehicle Adds To 29 Woes

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An overturned vehicle adds to the traffic woes on 29 North.

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‘Pan’ taps origins of Peter Pan’s 100-year pop culture adventure


In the century since Scottish author J.M. Barrie created Peter Pan for a stage play then a book, the Neverland universe has inspired movies, books, TV shows, plays, video games and even a pop psychology syndrome describing emotionally immature men.

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Man Charged With Assaulting Officer

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Tsaye Lemar Simpson faces several charges, including assaulting a police officer.

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Keanu Reeves wants to have a third ‘Bill & Ted’ adventure


The "Matrix" star says a script for the third installment of the "excellent" time-traveling franchise is in the works.

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State Revises Accreditation Standards

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Virginia's Board of Education has revised its standards for school accreditation.