Chief Deputy Sheriff Expects To Run

Chan Bryant, the chief deputy of Albemarle Sheriff Chip Harding, has the incumbent's backing to succeed him in 2019.

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City Has New Voting Machines

Charlottesville has new voting machines for next month's election, and deadlines are looming for anyone who's not registered or plans to vote absentee.

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Doug Wilder Writes Autobiography

Onetime Virginia Governor Doug Wilder has written an autobiography.

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Albemarle Clerk Restores Licenses

Debbie Shipp, the Clerk of Albemarle Circuit Court, says her office has restored marriage licenses dating back to 1780.

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Supervisor Hopefuls Appear At Forum

The hopefuls in this year's Albemarle Board of Supervisors races appeared at a Thursday night candidates forum.

Willey Blasts Hillary Clinton’s Campaign

Virginian Kathleen Willey, who accused former President Bill Clinton of groping her, opposes Hillary Clinton's bid for the White House.

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Candidates Saluted At Democrat Barbecue

Albemarle Democrats honor this year's candidates for public offices.

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Residents Take Part In Pride Festival

A large group of local residents packed Lee Park for the annual Pride Festival.

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Officials Explore Mental Health Issues

A local prosecutor, a state senator and a psychologist explore current issues in mental health.

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Candidates Forum For Council Hopefuls

The five city council hopefuls appeared Thursday night at a candidates forum.

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Dittmar Launches Bid For House Seat

Jane Dittmar has officially launched her campaign for a congressional seat.

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Health Board Amends Clinic Rules

The Virginia Board of Health votes to end tougher rules and building codes for abortion clinics.

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Sabato Expects Gains For Fiorina

UVA's Larry Sabato says Carly Fiorina will probably gain ground in the polls after a Wednesday night GOP debate.

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Sanders Appears At Miller Center

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders appeared Monday at the University of Virginia's Miller Center.

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Group Challenges 2011 Redistricting Plans

There's a new legal challenge involving Virginia's 2011 redistricting.

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Albemarle Residents Rally For Tracci

Area residents attend a weekend fundraiser for Robert Tracci, the Republican nominee for Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney.

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George Allen Fires Up Local GOP

Ex-Governor and onetime U.S. Senator George Allen returned to Albemarle County on Saturday.

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County Boards Hear Bleak Forecast

The Albemarle School Board and the County Supervisors learn more about future financial challenges.

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Morrissey Drops State Senate Bid

Joe Morrissey is dropping a State Senate bid because of health problems.


Candidates Square Off At Forum

More candidates in the November 3rd General Election appear at a Senior Statesmen forum.

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