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Flash Flood Watch Posted For Tuesday-Wednesday

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The National Weather Service has posted a flash flood watch for much of our area for Tuesday evening through Wednesday night. The flash flood watch area includes Albemarle, Charlottesville, Greene, Nelson, Madison, Fluvanna, Culpeper, Orange, Augusta, Waynesboro, Staunton, Rockingham and Harrisonburg. Forecasters say we could get three to five inches of rain between Tuesday evening and Wednesday night. It could cause flooding of creeks, streams and urban areas.

 

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In this film publicity image released by 20th Century Fox, the character Neytiri, voiced by Zoe Saldana, left, and the character Jake, voiced by Sam Worthington are shown in a scene from, "Avatar." The film was nominated Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 for an Oscar for best picture. The 82nd Academy Awards will be presented on March 7.

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Judge Hands Claire Ogilvie Four Year Prison Term

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A judge has sentenced Claire Ogilvie to four years in prison for a 2014 incident at the home of a local lawmaker.