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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.

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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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Jim Beam has filled and sealed its 14 millionth barrel of bourbon since the 1933 repeal of Prohibition, achieving a first in the bourbon industry.

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The Pittsburgh Penguins do not have a goal yet in the series from Sidney Crosby. Or a power-play goal. What they do have is a 2-1 lead over the Washington Capitals.

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British soccer team Leicester celebrates 5,000-1 title success

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Leicester City's Premier League title dream became reality on Monday when one of the greatest sporting fairytales reached its conclusion in west London where chasing Tottenham Hotspur were held 2-2 by Chelsea.