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  • Wednesday August 26th, 2015
    MONETA, Va. (AP) — A television reporter and cameraman were shot to death on the air during a live broadcast Wednesday morning from a shopping center in Virginia. Jeffrey A. Marks, general manager of WDBJ-TV, identified the two killed as Alison Parker and Adam Ward. Marks said state and county police “are working very diligently to track down both the motive and the person responsible for ...
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  • Wednesday August 26th, 2015
    Isabell and Edi­son Bunch, the people’s choice win­ners of “Danc­ing with the North­ern Neck Stars,” will be the fea­tured per­form­ers at Dance Extrav­a­ganza 2015 when it returns on Sep­tem­ber 19th. The show, which is spon­sored by the Kil­marnock Museum, will take place at 7PM on Sep­tem­ber 19th at the Lan­caster Mid­dle School The­ater in Kil­marnock, and will fea­ture vocal­ists Tommy Thomp­son, Ster­ling Dise, and Chris­t­ian ...
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  • Wednesday August 26th, 2015
    Advance tick­ets for the State Fair of Vir­ginia went on sale at all Wal­greens loca­tions begin­ning Mon­day. The fair says ride wrist­bands also are avail­able at Wal­greens loca­tions across Vir­ginia. Fair admis­sion doesn’t include rides. Sales of advance-price tick­ets will con­tinue at Wal­greens loca­tions through 11:59 p.m. on Sept. 24. The fair begins on Sept. 25 and runs through Oct. 4. Begin­ning Sept. 25, regular-price ...
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  • Monday August 24th, 2015
    A Glouces­ter man who received a pack­age of mar­i­juana in the mail ear­lier this year pleaded guilty to pos­ses­sion charges this week. Author­i­ties inter­cepted the par­cel con­tain­ing $20,000 worth of the drug in Rich­mond in Jan­u­ary on its way to a Glouces­ter County address that belonged to 42 year old Christo­pher Scott Riley. Riley was indicted by a grand jury in March on a felony ...
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  • Monday August 24th, 2015
    For­mer Vir­ginia first lady Mau­reen McDon­nell said Wednes­day that a recent appeals court deci­sion reject­ing her husband’s request to over­turn his cor­rup­tion con­vic­tions shouldn’t mean her own appeal suf­fers the same fate. McDonnell’s lawyers filed a brief with the Richmond-based 4th U.S. Cir­cuit Court of Appeals ask­ing for her con­vic­tions on cor­rup­tion charges to be vacated, or at least that she get a new trial. ...
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  • Monday August 24th, 2015
    NORFOLK, Va. (AP) – A Virginia Beach visitors guide publisher is challenging the state’s rules and fees for distributing information at welcome centers and rest areas. VistaGraphics Inc. president and owner Randy Thompson says in a lawsuit that the rules and fees violate his freedom of speech and due process rights. Defendants include the Virginia Tourism Corporation and the Virginia Department of Transportation. Thompson tells The Virginian-Pilot (http://bit.ly/1JuHKGF ...
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  • Monday August 24th, 2015
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Virginia has its second confirmed case of eastern equine encephalitis this year. The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services says the 3-year-old Tennessee Walker mare from Chesapeake had been bought by the owner three weeks ago. The horse was euthanized Aug. 14 due to the severity of the illness. Its vaccination history is unknown. Lab results received Friday confirmed the illness. The ...
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