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  • Friday May 13th, 2016
    Two West Point Student Athletes will be honored on Monday, when they receive the 2016 Allstate Foundation / VHSL Achievement Award. Nineteen high school seniors representing all parts of the state have been selected to receive the award, the highest honor given by the Virginia High School League, to students who have excelled in the classroom and in athletic and academic activities. A luncheon to ...
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  • Friday May 13th, 2016
    A student at St. Margaret’s School has been accepted into Virginia’s summer Residential Governor’s School for Humanities. Senior Lauren Harter of Tappahannock, received an invitation to the highly selective academic program and will represent St. Margaret’s as one of 200 participating students across the Commonwealth. This year’s Governor’s School for Humanities is at Radford University, with classes commencing on June 27. The program works to ...
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  • Thursday May 12th, 2016
    Hometown Heroes banners return to Kilmarnock streets just before Memorial Day and things get kicked off with a party to showcase the 2016 additions. The banners will be shown to the donating families and the public on May 21st at a “Preview Party” at the Lancaster Middle School beginning at 3:00 PM. “We encourage the public to come and recognize these veterans, their families and ...
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  • Thursday May 12th, 2016
    FREDERICKSBURG – Route 3 traffic will be reduced to one lane on the Robert O. Norris Bridge on the evenings of Monday, May 16, Tuesday, May 17, and Wednesday, May 18, for repairs to the bridge’s concrete travel surface. Bridge traffic will be reduced to one lane from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. each evening, weather permitting. Motorists will be guided through the work zone by ...
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  • Thursday May 12th, 2016
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The American Civil War Museum will build into the hillside at Historic Tredegar, incorporating the ruins of a crumbling brick iron works structure into the lobby of its new glass-fronted museum. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1qffHV1) construction of the 28,500-square-foot building is expected to begin early next year. American Civil War Museum Foundation president Waite Rawls says the new building will offer ...
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  • Wednesday May 11th, 2016
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Court of Appeals Judge Stephen McCullough will be sworn in as a justice of the Supreme Court of Virginia later this month. McCullough’s investiture will be held in Richmond on May 23 at 3 p.m. Virginia lawmakers voted in March to elevate McCullough to the high court, ending a bitter months-long political battle over the vacant high court seat. Gov. Terry ...
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  • Tuesday May 10th, 2016
    In Northumberland County, one supervisor is serious about an alleged breach of student records. Jim Long, in a letter to Attorney General Mark R. Herring, outlines school board member Dana O’Bier’s alleged violation of student privacy rights by accessing discipline records. In the letter, written on April 28th, Long alleges that O’Bier directed a member of the school staff to provide private records which exposed ...
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