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6 Year Old Richmond Girl Drowns In Lake Anna

A six-year-old from Richmond drowned Memorial Day in Lake Anna.

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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.


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.


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.


Bloodhound Tracks Down Louisa Burglar

A bloodhound is being credited with catching a burglar.


Woman Hit By Gunfire In Orange

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


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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Flooded Back Roads In Greene, Augusta

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Some back roads in Greene and Augusta are closed because of rain-swollen creeks and rivers.

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Officials Hand Out Cards Listing Rights

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The city's police department and Office of Human Rights are distributing cards that will let middle and high school kids know their rights.

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This weekend’s sports schedule


Here's a look at some of this weekend's big sporting events.

in Entertainment

REVIEW: Veteran cast can’t save ‘The Martian’


It has all the earmarks of a blockbuster, but still can't shake the feeling of missed opportunity.

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This week’s best sports shots


A look at the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.