Election

Updated
Digital Camera

Governor Speaks To New Americans

Governor McAuliffe helps Monticello welcome 78 new Americans.

Bell Rob Toscano David 040908

Area Candidates Attended Holiday Events

Many local political candidates spent the holiday weekend courting voters.

Webb Jim 110706 (RG)

Webb Announces He’s Running For President

Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb has officially announced he's seeking the Democratic nomination for President.

Hammer Will (sent to us) 62715

Libertarian Challenges GOP Incumbent

A Libertarian is challenging an incumbent Republican in a House of Delegates district that includes parts of Nelson County.

Fluvanna County Logo 093008

Recent House Hopeful Seeks Local Office

A 2014 congressional candidate wants to be Fluvanna County's next Treasurer.

Monticello 4th July 70412 CC

Voter Registration On July 4th

You can sign up from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Monticello.

Elephant Donkey Symbols  102708

Democrats, GOP Spar Over Fundraising Event

Democrats and Republicans don't see eye-to-eye on the importance of numbers from the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner in Fairfax.

Gay Couple Cohn and Montoya 100614 DZ

Virginians React To Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Virginians are reacting to the latest U.S. Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriages.

Lunsford Denise AlbCirc 062515

Matthew Trial Date: July 5, 2016

A trial date for Jesse Matthew has been set following a hearing that involved Albemarle's top prosecutors and Matthew's lawyers.

Jones Ben  62402   CC

Onetime House Candidate Defends Flag

A onetime candidate for a Virginia congressional seat defends the Confederate flag.

Smith Earl 062315 (RG)

Smith Kicks Off Scottsville Campaign

Republican Earl Smith has officially kicked off his run for Scottsville District supervisor.

Digital Camera

Smith Analyzes Primary Loss

Dede Smith analyzes her fourth-place finish in Charlottesville's Democratic primary.

Stokes Jon 52809

Stokes To Rejoin County School Board

Jon Stokes has been selected as the interim replacement for Eric Strucko on the Albemarle School Board.

Elephant Donkey Symbols  102708

Democrats Want Voter Photo ID Overturned

Democrats want a judge to strike down Virginia's photo ID law,

money

Pay Raise For Albemarle School Board

The Albemarle School Board members will get higher pay effective July 1st.

McDonnell Maureen and Bob 91512 CC

Maureen McDonnell Lawyers File Appeal

The lawyers who represent former First Lady Maureen McDonnell have filed a new appeal.

McKeever J Neale W 013115 CC

Many New School Board Hopefuls

The list of school board candidates has grown dramatically in Charlottesville and Albemarle.

MurphyEd

Supervisors Approve Comprehensive Plan

Albemarle Supervisors approve an updated comprehensive plan.

Bandy Scott 033111

Independent Files As Council Candidate

There will be an Independent candidate in this year's City Council election.

Foresman George (sent to us)

Another Candidate For Albemarle Court Clerk

There's another hat in the ring in the race for Albemarle Circuit Court Clerk.

Latest Stories

in National, Sports

Lloyd hits stunning hat-trick as U.S. tops Japan for third Women’s World Cup title

carliworldcup

The Americans avenged their loss to Japan in the 2011 final and earned a record third title and their first since 1999.

in Sports

This weekend’s sports schedule

womensworldcup

Here is a look at some of this weekend's major sporting events.