News

Augusta Supervisor Challenging Senator Hanger Next Year

Augusta Supervisor Challenging Senator Hanger Next Year

Photo: WINA

An Augusta County supervisor wants to challenge a senior member of the General Assembly next year. The Staunton News-Leader is reporting that Marshall Pattie plans to take on State Senator Emmett Hanger for the Republican nomination. Pattie will announce his candidacy Monday afternoon. He became the chairman of the Augusta Democrats in 2009, and then ran as an Independent when he became a supervisor three years ago. Hanger was first elected to the State Senate in 1995. His district includes Greene County and the Staunton-Waynesboro-Augusta area.

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Dec. 19

Fresh
dolly

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

in Local Sports, Sports, UVA Sports

Virginia Defeats Cleveland State 70-54 To Remain Unbeaten

VSabre for web~1240x800 copy

Virginia continues their undefeated season with a 70-54 win.

in National

Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

in Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Single-Vehicle Crash Kills Crimora Woman

Updated
Police car lights (from clipart)

A single-vehicle accident on Route 340 in Augusta County has killed a Crimora woman.

in Albemarle County, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Shucet Says Project Won’t Stop; Critics Vow To Keep Trying

Updated
D

A war of words continues over a proposed new interchange at Rio Road and 29 North.