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Augusta Supervisor Challenging Senator Hanger Next Year

Five-term State Senator Emmett Hanger will face a challenge for the GOP nomination in 2015.

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Virginia Organizing Protest Rally In House Speaker District

Virginia Organizing held a silent vigil in the district of House of Delegates Speaker Bill Howell.

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Monticello Prepares For Independence Day Crowd

The estate of Thomas Jefferson is getting ready for another Fourth of July celebration.

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VDOT Will Shut Down Work Zones Beginning Thursday

VDOT will place many highway projects on pause beginning Thursday afternoon.

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Albemarle Officials Offer Advice For Dealing With Lightning

The Albemarle Fire Marshal's Office has advice regarding lightning storms.

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Free Enterprise Forum Fights Proposal Involving Fry’s Spring

The Free Enterprise Forum views a proposal dealing with areas in Fry's Spring as a blow against property rights.

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Democrats Hold Seminar On Voter ID Law; Backers Of Immigrants Assemble

Democrats get together to discuss a new photo ID law, and backers of immigrants assemble in Albemarle.

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UVA’s Governing Body Considers Creating Predictable Tuition Levels

The University of Virginia's Board of Visitors is looking at ways to make student tuition levels more predictable.

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Two Democratic Lawmakers Will Resign June 30th

Delegates Bob Brink (D-Arlington County) and Algie Howell (D-Norfolk) will resign their seats June 30th.

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Recent UVA Alumna Testifies Before U.S. Senate Panel

Emily Renda of UVA's Class of 2014 spoke to U.S. Senators about sexual assault at colleges.

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AAA-Virginia Forecasts 4th of July Travel Increase

You can expect to see more cars on the road over the Fourth of July weekend.

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Panel Urges Albemarle School Board To Modernize Many Schools

A panel has urged the Albemarle School Board to modernize many of the county's classroom spaces.

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County School Board Boosts Pay For Its Members And Superintendent

The County School Board has approved a salary increase for its members, and the same 1% pay hike for the Superintendent.

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City Councilors Learn More About Racial Disparities In Juvenile Justice

City Councilors are learning more about the experiences of black and white youth in the juvenile justice system.

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Judge Won’t Let Former Attorney General Be Witness In McDonnell Trial

A federal judge has refused to let a onetime Attorney General be an expert witness in Bob McDonnell's upcoming trial.

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Libertarian Robert Sarvis Will Be On Fall Ballot For U.S. Senate

Libertarian Robert Sarvis has qualified for the November 4th ballot for the U.S. Senate.

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State GOP Chairman Blasts McAuliffe

The leader of Virginia's Republican Party has compared Governor McAuliffe to a child.

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Wildlife Center Releases Another Bald Eagle

The Wildlife Center of Virginia has released another bald eagle into the wild.

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Historical Society Says Local Cemeteries Include Great Stories

Our area's historical society wants tou to learn more about the colorful characters buried in cemeteries.

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Another Democrat Leaving State Senate

Democrat Charles Colgan of Prince William County will retire from the State Senate.

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