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Hurt Says Congress Needs To Secure U.S. Borders

Fifth District U.S. Representative Robert Hurt (R- Chatham) says Congress needs to secure U.S. borders.

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Bridgewater Minister Faces Child Sex Charges

A youth pastor in the Bridgewater area is facing felony child sex charges.

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Opposition To Counties’ Interest In Equal Taxing Powers

A past leader of the local tea party hopes Albemarle won't pursue equal taxing powers for counties and cities.

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Richmond Grocery Store Settles Sex Discrimination Lawsuit

The owners of a Richmond grocery store must shell out $10,000 to settle a sex-discrimination lawsuit.

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Norfolk-Based Ship With Troubled Past Heads For Middle East

A Norfolk-based naval vessel with a troubled past is heading for the Middle East.

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Altria Group Fights FDA Proposal Regarding Cigars

A Richmond-based tobacco giant is fighting a Food and Drug Administration proposal dealing with cigars.

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Radford President Will Occupy 19th-Century Home

The Radford University President will occupy a home built by a onetime Virginia Governor.

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Week Three Of McDonnells’ Corruption Trial

The corruption trial of former governor Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, has featured over two dozen prosecution witnesses so far.

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Culpeper-Based Worker Killed In Northern Virginia Accident

A man working for a Culpeper hauling firm was killed recently in an accident in Arlington.

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Wasp Damages White Oak Trees In Region

The breeding cycle of a certain type of wasp is damaging white oak trees in a part of our region.

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New Operations Director For RWSA

The Rivanna Water & Sewer Authority has hired a new operations director.

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Trying To Finish City School Renovation

Charlottesville school officials have been renovating many buildings, and they hope to finish before August 20th.

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Counties Want Taxing Power Equal To Cities’

County Supervisors voice interest in adding taxation-related requests to the next General Assembly.

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Third Death From Eastern Shore Tornado

There's been a third death from a July tornado in Northampton County.

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Virginia Lawmakers Split On Lawsuit Against President

Virginia's congressional delegation has a sharp partisan split over a resolution that supports suing the President.

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UVA Benefactor Ruth Caplin Dies

Longtime UVA benefactor Ruth Sacks Caplin has died, making her husband Mortimer Caplin a widower.

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Divers Find Body Of Vinton Man In Smith Mountain Lake

The body of a man who had been missing since late July has been discovered in Smith Mountain Lake.

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Three Virginia Counties Become Eligible For SBA Loans

Three Virginia counties become eligible for Small Business Administration loans.

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Petersburg’s Rosalyn Dance Wins Democrats’ Senate Primary

Delegate Rosalyn Dance (D- Petersburg) has won a Democratic primary for a vacant State Senate seat.

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Rockingham Teachers Become Virginia Finalists For National Award

Two Rockingham County teachers are Virginia finalists for a national award.

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Williamsburg School Warns Faculty About Looming Budget Reductions

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The College of William and Mary is warning its faculty and staff about looming budget reductions.

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Navy Will Christen New Submarine Named For John Warner

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The U. S. Navy will christen a new sub this week that honors former Virginia U.S. Senator John Warner (R- Alexandria).

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Uber Becomes Charlottesville Reality

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There's a new option for those who use taxicabs to get around town.

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Missing Woman’s Loved Ones Hold Beep For Bonnie Event In Albemarle

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The family and friends of Bonnie Santiago held a Saturday event promoting their search for the missing woman.