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Here Comes The Techmobile!

The Northumberland Public Library Tech Mobile will make a stop on Thursday, February 22nd, from 9:30 to 11, At Gleamers and Blenders in Reedville, and then another stop at Henderson United Methodist Church in Callao from 11:30 to 1. You will be able to borrow or return a book during either stop. Wi-Fi will be […]

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Ex-official sentenced to 7 years in $11M bribery scheme

  ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) – A former superintendent of the state’s transportation department has been sentenced to seven years in prison for his role in an $11 million bribery scheme. According to court documents, Anthony Willie and a co-conspirator awarded millions of dollars in snow removal contracts to four contractors who agreed to pay bribes […]

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Pipeline firm involved with projects cited for violations

  ROANOKE, Va. (AP) – A construction company hired to build a natural gas pipeline through parts of Virginia and West Virginia had previously worked on projects that were cited for environmental violations. The Roanoke Times reported Saturday that Wisconsin firm Precision Pipeline played a role in projects where pipeline developers failed to comply with […]

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Virginia House embraces Medicaid expansion in budget

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Virginia’s Republican-controlled House of Delegates is embracing Medicaid expansion after years of opposition. The House included Medicaid expansion in the proposed state budget Sunday, saying President Barack Obama’s health care law is here to stay and it’s no longer reasonable to block health coverage for about 300,000 low-income Virginians. […]

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Scamorza-Loaded Pork Pizzaiola Recipe

What’s better than pizza? Not much, but pizzaiola, a Neapolitan dish of meat cooked pizza-style, is a strong contender. Often made with steak, this indulgent version features thinly pounded pork-tenderloin medallions tied around a scamorza-cheese filling. The bundles are seared, then simmered in a rich red-wine tomato sauce. A final topping of cheese on each […]

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Beatlemania Is Coming To Kilmarnock

Get ready to relive the 60’s and 70’s with Beatlemania Magic. The Beatles Tribute Band will perform on March 3rd at 8PM at the Lancaster Middle School Theater in Kilmarnock. The benefit concert is sponsored by the Kilmarnock Volunteer Fire Department, and all proceeds will be distributed between Connie Eanes George of Kilmarnock and Candy […]

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Key GOP lawmaker backs Medicaid expansion in Virginia

  By ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The chances of Virginia joining a majority of states that have expanded Medicaid have increased significantly after a key GOP lawmaker flipped positions on the issue. Republican Del. Terry Kilgore said Thursday on the John Fredericks Show that he’d changed his mind after years of […]

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Appeals court declares Trump travel ban unconstitutional

  RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – A federal appeals court has found that President Donald Trump’s latest ban on travelers from six largely Muslim countries is unconstitutional. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Thursday that it examined statements made by Trump and other administration officials, as well as the ban itself, and concluded it […]

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