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  • Tuesday March 03rd, 2015
    By LARRY O’DELL Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is appealing his public-corruption convictions. McDonnell filed a “notice of appeal” Monday with the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia. The court has scheduled arguments in the case for the week of May 12. A jury in September found the McDonnells guilty of doing favors for a nutritional supplements executive in exchange ...
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  • Monday March 02nd, 2015
    The Boys and Girls Club of the Northern Neck is open when schools are closed for inclement weather. When schools close and parents work, the Boys & Girls Club opens its doors at 7:30 a.m., and provides lunches and snacks until parents can return by 5:30 p.m.  Meanwhile the children can read, use the club’s technology room, and share the joy of a snowman in the ...
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  • Monday March 02nd, 2015
    Tickets that were meant for the Northern Neck Orchestra concert which was canceled for March 1st due to icy road conditions can be used to attend the concert at Northumberland High School on March 8th at 3 p.m. Because the same concert was being performed on both March 1st and March 8th, patrons who were planning to attend the first performance can use their tickets to attend the second. www.NorthernNeckOrchestra.org
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  • Sunday March 01st, 2015
    The Northumberland County Sheriff’s Dept has issued an emergency alert – freezing rain and sleet has coated the roads in a layer of ice resulting in multiple accidents.  Ice is expected to continue throughout the day making conditions worse.  It is suggested that motorists stay off the roads during this time.
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  • Friday February 27th, 2015
    Governor McAuliffe has signed bills decriminalizing the use of THC oils for patients suffering from epilepsy. The Governor remarked: “The whole reason I got into politics was to bring about a positive impact in the lives of families across the Commonwealth. This piece of legislation is a tremendous step forward.”
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  • Thursday February 26th, 2015
    The Virginia Department of Emergency Management has issued a Boil Water Advisory for the following: Northumberland County-Ditchley Water Works, and Essex County-Coleman’s Island Community Waterworks.
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  • Wednesday February 25th, 2015
    William Hines brings back a great depth of experience to the Boys & Girls Club’s Board of Directors, according to board President Donna Anderson. He previously served on the board in 2009 before workload requirements required more of his time out of the area. William also brings to our local club his significant experience as Board Chair of the Boys & Girls Club of Greater ...
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