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Longwood’s Next President Takes Office Saturday

Farmville’s Longwood University will get a new President on Saturday, and he has many ties to our area.

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Barboursville Man Dies In Campbell County Collision

State Police are investigating the death of a Barboursville man in Campbell County.

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Furloughs Will End Next Week For National Park Service

The agency that oversees Shenandoah National Park can end its furloughs much faster than we originally feared.

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State Police Investigate Possible Road Rage Incident On I-81

State Police are investigating what appears to be a road rage incident.

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Albemarle Jury Convicts Weiner Of Abduction

A Barboursville man has been convicted of abduction with the intent to defile.

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Bloodhound Tracks Down Louisa Burglar

A bloodhound is being credited with catching a burglar.

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Woman Hit By Gunfire In Orange

A woman was wounded by gunfire at an apartment complex in the Town of Orange.

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Speed Considered Factor In Louisa Fatal Car Crash

Two people died in Louisa County in a car crash Thursday morning.

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Orange County Man Charged With Heroin Possession

Agents raided a house in the Locust Grove area and charged a man with having heroin.

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Afton soil projects won’t cause any more total shutdowns of I-64

Here’s welcome news if you use Interstate 64 for trips over Afton Mountain.      VDOT says crews have made enough progress…

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