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  • Monday October 27th, 2014 kandy
    The Town of Kilmarnock will conduct town wide “Trick or Treating” on Friday, October 31st, 2014 only. Per the Town’s ordinances, only children twelve (12) years of age and under are permitted to engage in trick or treating activities. However, this does not prohibit any parent or guardian from accompanying their children. All trick or treating activities are to be concluded by 9:00 p.m. Additionally, Lancaster by ...
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  • Monday October 27th, 2014 breaking_news2
    There have been unconfirmed reports of a gray fox, possibly rabid, in the area around Rappahannock General Hospital and the residential area nearby. Reports suggest the fox may have attacked a Kilmarnock girl and was seen threatening a dog near the hospital. We are expecting the Lancaster County Sheriff’s office to issue a statement soon. If you have seen a fox that you suspect may be rabid, please ...
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  • Monday October 27th, 2014 mailing-5
    About three dozen volunteers spent several hours stuffing nearly 5,000 envelopes for the Northumberland Public Library’s Annual Appeal. Volunteers for the October 23 mass mailing who assembled in the library’s Meeting Room represented the Friends of the Library and the libray’s Board of Trustees. The fund-raising letters noted that the monetary gifts from the Annual Appeal represent about 25 percent of the library’s budget. The letters, ...
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  • Monday October 27th, 2014 latestNews
    Virginia’s only pari-mutuel wagering enterprise, held its final horse race Sunday. The Richmond Times Dispatch reports that the Colorado-based owner of Colonial Downs told the Virginia Racing Commission this month that it will surrender its operating license. The owner made the decision after a racing panel ruled against him in a dispute. The Virginia Racing Commission met earlier this month to resolve a dispute over the number ...
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  • Sunday October 26th, 2014 ebola
    BY FRANK ELTMAN ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK (AP) — The gulf between politicians and scientists over Ebola widened on Sunday as the nation’s top infectious-disease expert warned that the mandatory, 21-day quarantining of medical workers returning from West Africa is unnecessary and could discourage volunteers from traveling to the danger zone. “The best way to protect us is to stop the epidemic in Africa, and we need those ...
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  • Sunday October 26th, 2014 crash_shutterstock
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Virginia State Police say one person is dead following a four-vehicle wreck triggered by a hit-and-run driver. State police tell media outlets that the accident occurred around 12:54 a.m. Sunday on Interstate 95 in Richmond. State police say a sedan hit an SUV and didn’t stop. The SUV then hit a jersey wall and came to rest in the center lane. It was ...
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  • Saturday October 25th, 2014 hannah
    BY LARRY O’DELL AND HEIDI BROWN ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a missing university student, authorities said Friday, as they turned their attention to filing possible additional charges against the suspect accused of abducting her. University of Virginia sophomore Hannah Graham, 18, disappeared Sept. 13 after a night out with friends. The ...
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