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  • Monday November 13th, 2017
    NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) – Election officials in Virginia will be counting provisional ballots from last week’s election. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that the provisional ballot count starts Monday and could determine which political party controls the House of Delegates. For instance, the count could affect the outcome in the 94th District. Republican Del. David E. Yancey of Newport News is holding onto a 13-vote lead over ...
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  • Monday November 13th, 2017
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Republican Roxann Robinson has won re-election to the House of Delegates, eliminating one of the remaining opportunities for Democrats to claim control of the chamber. The Associated Press called the race for Robinson after her opponent, Larry Barnett, conceded defeat Thursday. Results show a 124-vote margin of victory for Robinson in the Richmond-area district. On Thursday, the AP called another race in favor of ...
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  • Monday November 13th, 2017
    A former Warsaw town councilman was sentenced in Richmond County Circuit Court on charges relating to the assault of his wife. 49 year old former chiropractor Matthieu Sisk will spend 10 years in prison. Sisk was also a former Warsaw town councilman. He has been held in custody since September 6th, when he pleaded guilty to unlawful wounding and strangulation of his wife, Krista Sisk ...
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  • Thursday November 09th, 2017
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Every public four-year college and university in Virginia will participate in a program aimed at helping thousands of high school students apply to college. During Virginia College Application Week – Nov. 13 through Nov. 17 – participating students are encouraged to submit at least one college application. This year, 66 high schools around the state are participating in the college-access program. Participating high ...
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  • Thursday November 09th, 2017
    The parents of a man who died in a Virginia boating accident this summer say their son’s friend drunkenly fled the scene and got his parents’ help to try to cover up the crash. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that the parents of 31-year-old Graham McCormick filed the lawsuit Wednesday in a Richmond court against 31-year-old John Randolph Hooper and his parents. The McCormick family says Hooper had ...
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  • Thursday November 09th, 2017
    By DAVID A. LIEB and CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY Associated Press Democratic victories in Virginia and key gains in other 2017 state legislative races have lifted Democratic hopes of even bigger wins in next year’s midterm elections. The party is seeking a greater voice in how political districts will be redrawn for the decade to come, after Republicans dominated the process after the 2010 elections. On Tuesday, Democrats won the ...
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  • Wednesday November 08th, 2017
    Here are the local results from last night:   State Delegate 98th district- Keith Hodges (R) 65% Shelia Crowley (D) 35% 99th District Margaret Ransone(R) 62% Francis Edwards (D) 38%   Lancaster County District 1 Supervisor Jack Larson 568 George Bott 412   School Board District 1 Katherine Lee Keith 609 Carl Failmezger 312   School Board District 5 Carolyn Young 626 Margaret Socey 372   Northumberland County School Board Gerald Howard 439 Carl Perez 289   Middlesex County Board of Supervisors- Hartfield District John Koontz 478 Robert Le Beaufe 447   Board of Supervisors- Saluda District Peter Mansfield ...
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