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Louisa County Sheriff's Badge

8 hours ago

Man Robs Credit Union Branch

The Zion Crossroads branch of the University of Virginia Community Credit Union was robbed Thursday afternoon.

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9 hours ago

Bonnie Santiago Might Be Dead

Area law enforcement agencies believe Bonnie Santiago, who's been missing since July 2014, is probably dead.

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10 hours ago

Silva Will Remain Behind Bars

Bryan Michael Silva, who barricaded himself in his house last month, will remain in jail.

Officer Holmes suits

13 hours ago

Allegations Of Racial Profiling Surface

Three lawsuits have been filed against a policeman who works for Albemarle County.

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13 hours ago

Red Hill Renovations Get Green Light

The Albemarle School Board has approved renovation plans for Red Hill Elementary.

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14 hours ago

Virginia Democrats Prepare For Primary

The campaigns of Democratic rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are gettihg ready for the March 1st Virginia Primary.

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14 hours ago

Webb Won’t Run For President

Jim Webb, who once represented Virginia in the U.S. Senate, says he won't be an independent candidate for President.

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15 hours ago

Chamber Presents Q Award

Amy-Sarah Marshall is the winner of this year's Q Award from the local Chamber of Commerce.

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18 hours ago

Law On Exhuming Bodies Under Review

State lawmakers are considering a bill that requires notification of the next-of-kin before a body is exhumed.

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18 hours ago

Our Area Has Four Diamond Winners

Two hotels and restaurants in Albemarle County made AAA's annual list of Four Diamond Award winners.

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2 days ago

House Okays Use Of Electric Chair

The House of Delegates has approved legislation that would let prison officials execute inmates in the electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.

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2 days ago

House Debates Proposed Smoking Fines

The House of Delegates is debating possible penalties for parents or grandparents who smoke in a car when someone under the age of 8 is a passenger.

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2 days ago

Amended Threshold For Reckless Driving

The State Senate has approved a bill that prevents drivers from being charged with reckless driving if they're going only 11 miles above the speed limit.

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2 days ago

Fire Guts Log Cabin Near Dyke

A fire has gutted a log cabin in the Dyke area of Greene County.

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2 days ago

Matthew Lawyers Have Revised Deadline

The defense lawyers for Jesse Matthew have a revised deadline for requesting a change of venue, if they want to go that route.

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2 days ago

Augusta School Bus Crash Injures Kids

An Augusta County school bus carrying middle and high school kids crashed Wednesday afternoon in the Fishersville area.

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2 days ago

Senate Approves Concealed Carry Bill

A bill that makes it easier for people with a protective order to get a concealed weapons permit has won Senate approval.

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2 days ago

House Approves Weapons Related Bills

The House of Delegates has approved three bills that are part of a compromise worked out by Governor McAuliffe and Republican leaders.

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2 days ago

Board Hears New Horror Stories

The Albemarle Supervisors hear new horror stories from residents of Woodburn Road.

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2 days ago

Day Care Center Can Expand

A family day care center in the Peacock Hill area of Ivy will be expanding.

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U.S. to hire disease experts ahead of Rio Games

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The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is recruiting two infectious disease experts to advise members of the Rio 2016 team who are concerned about the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil.

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Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry

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Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016.

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Vickers to replace Tony Stewart

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Stewart-Haas Racing has scheduled a Friday news conference to discuss its plans for the No. 14 Chevrolet.