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This Week Also Marks 50th Anniversary Of LBJ’s Presidency

Surviving members of LBJ’s family have vivid memories of this week 50 years ago.

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Democrats Choose Eastern Shore Lawmaker For Special Election

An Accomack County Delegate is the Democrats’ choice for a special election.

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Madison Man Gets Prison Term For Fraudulent Ads

Former federal employee Kenneth Edward Kuban will go to prison because of fraudulent Craigslist posts.

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Veteran Delegate From Roanoke Resigns His Seat

A ten-year member of the House of Delegates has resigned his seat.

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Navy Secretary To Be UVA Graduation Speaker

The Secretary of the U.S. Navy will address the UVA Class of 2014.

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County Schools Won’t Drop Class Rankings Anytime Soon

The Albemarle Schools won’t abandon class rankings anytime soon.

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Superintendent, School Board Expect To Have Less Flexibility

The Albemarle Superintendent and the County School Board expect to have less flexibility with their next budget.

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Orange Sheriff Has Reminders About Rifle Season

The Orange County Sheriff has a reminder for local hunters.

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Obenshain Says Herring Victory Claims Are Premature

Mark Obenshain says Mark Herring’s victory claims are premature.

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Keene, Esmont Residents Fight Proposed Trash Convenience Center

Some homeowners are fighting a proposed convenience center in southern Albemarle.

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