Albemarle County » Page 4

Turner Rick 120611

Local Reaction To Garner Case

Local NAACP President Rick Turner has reacted to New York's Eric Garner case.

Lighting Lwn Room 120809

UVA Students Celebrate Lighting Of Lawn

Students at the University of Virginia came together Thursday for the annual Lighting of the Lawn.

D

Washington Post Editorial Critiques Rolling Stone Article

The Washington Post has published an opinion piece that challenges a recent Rolling Stone article.

Sellers Steve 100511

Albemarle Department Heads Want More Support

Albemarle County's department heads warn their staffs are stretched thin.

Harding Chip 111214 CC

Harding Wants Help To Expand DNA Database

Albemarle Sheriff Chip Harding wants the 2015 General Assembly to expand Virginia's DNA data bank.

gavel

Pipe Dispute Ruling In Favor Of Shops At Stonefield

A judge has ruled in favor of the Shops at Stonefield in a dispute over a big drainage pipe.

LunsfordDenise101807

Lunsford Running For Another Term

Albemarle prosecutor Denise Lunsford is seeking re-election.

Federal Court

Guilty Pleas On Federal Cocaine, Heroin Charges

Three defendants have pleaded guilty to federal drug charges.

Stenger Jerry

State Climatologist Predicts Colder Than Normal Winter

The State Climatologist says we could be in for another rough winter.

Felts Kirby 072612 (RG)

Disaster Response Volunteers Needed

Non-profit civic and religious groups are being encouraged to help out during a disaster.

Matthew Jesse In Court 092614 (from SAGA)

Charlottesville Preliminary Hearing For Matthew Postponed

Jesse Matthew will not have a preliminary hearing on the local abduction charge until March.

D

Council Takes Stand Against ABC Store

City Councilors have taken a stand against an ABC store on West Main Street.

23-overlay

Councilors Respond To Rolling Stone Article

Teresa Sullivan says the behavior depicted in a Rolling Stone article is not something the University of Virginia will accept as normal.

Bell Rob Serious

Delegates Propose College Safety Law Changes

Members of the House of Delegates who attended UVA are propos

Alb Sch Board 012814

Advisory Panel Urges School Board To Hire More Nurses

An advisory panel has urged the Albemarle School Board to hire more elementary school nurses.

Goodlatte Bob 2

Goodlatte Keeps Gavel Of House Judiciary Committee

Sixth District Congressman Bob Goodlatte (R- Roanoke) is getting another term leading the House Judiciary Committee.

Washington  Lee Logo

Law Student Crowned As New Miss Virginia USA

A student who attends the Washington and Lee Law School has won the Miss Virginia USA competition.

Powell Tom 120405 CC

Area Residents Prepare For Toy Lift 2014

This is the week of the annual Toy Lift, a Christmas tradition that began in the 1980's.

Governor's Mansion 60209

Virginia Becomes Player In Christmas Tree Industry

The Virginia Governor's Mansion gets its official Christmas tree for 2014.

Key Glynn 112914 (sent to us) 112914

Former UVA Board of Visitors Member Dies At Age 50

A former member of the UVA Board of Visitors died in late November in Pennsylvania.

Latest Stories

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Among them are a renewed push to expand Medicaid and limiting tax credits designed to bolster the coal industry.

McAuliffe Terry 032914 CC

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Terry McAuliffe wants to more than double the pot of money he can spend trying…

in National

U.S., Cuba to restore diplomatic relations after 50 years

alangross

The major policy shift will end decades of hostile ties with the communist-ruled island.

in Entertainment

Brangelina hired a cyber security firm for their kids

brangelina

The "Tomb Raider" star and her husband are taking precautions to protect their six children as they grow up in a digital world.

in Entertainment

REVIEW: Final ‘Hobbit’ movie falls short of original trilogy

In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Martin Freeman appears in a scene from the film, "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."

This Christmas, Peter Jackson gives us the gift of his final trip to Middle Earth with The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.

in Viral Videos

Jimmy Fallon & Justin Timberlake are just awkward teens at camp

15-overlay6

The boys are back at summer camp and they can't stop singing "Jumper" by Third Eye Blind.