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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.

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Cynthia Neff Gives Up Her Driver’s License

Cynthia Neff has surrendered her driver’s license after being convicted of DUI.

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More Virginia Schools Have Safety Officers This Year

More safety officers have been hired by Virginia public school systems.

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Jackson Promotes School Choice For Virginians

E. W. Jackson has told the Schilling Show he wants school choice for Virginia parents.

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Governor Kicks Off Week-Long Tour In Salem

Governor McDonnell launches a statewide tour, which is a tradition among outgoing chief executives.

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Dave Blount Becomes Acting Chief Of TJPDC

Dave Blount is now the acting director of the Thomas Jefferson District Planning Commission.

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Virginia And AMTRAK Have New Deal For Passenger Rail

Virginia and AMTRAK have worked out a deal that involves passenger rail service.

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Bolling Proposes $250 Limit On Gifts To Office Holders

Virginia’s outgoing Lieutenant Governor has offered his own proposals for ethics reform.

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Cuccinelli Wants Special Session Dealing With Ethics

The Republican nominee for Governor wants a special session of the General Assembly to tackle ethics issues.

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Libertarian Candidate Wants Major Changes At ABC

The Libertarian candidate for Governor proposes major changes for Virginia’s ABC Department.

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Monday afternoon Virginia Baseball had its name called during the NCAAT Selection Show and it will be featured in UC Santa Barbara's Region as the #3 seed. The Hoos will open up play against #2 seed Southern California, while #4 seed San Diego State will match up with the host #1 UC Santa Barbara.

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National Portrait Gallery show explores nature of celebrity

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