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Sullivan Wants Academics In Athletics Review

President Sullivan is setting up a task force to look into the education that a UVA athlete receives.

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Area Residents Celebrate King Holiday

Area residents celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

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Call For City To Drop Lee-Jackson Day

A resident of the Rose Hill neighborhood urges City Councilors to drop Lee-Jackson Day.

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Fire Damages Garage In North Garden

A fire has damaged a garage in Albemarle County

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McAuliffe Revamps Virginia Board Of Elections

Governor McAuliffe has decided to make big personnel changes on the State Board of Elections

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Veteran Lawmaker Still Wants Casino Gambling

State Senator Louise Lucas (D- Portsmouth) will make another attempt to get casino gambling in Virginia.

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New Scholarship Honors Preston Coiner

There's a new local scholarship that honors the late Preston Coiner.

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School Boards Unhappy With State Funding Level

Area school boards are letting the General Assembly know they are tired of dwindling allocations.

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UVA Paying For Reviews Of Rolling Stone Response

The University of Virginia will pay for reviews of its response to the mid-November furor over a Rolling Stone article.

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City Schools Budget Taking Shape

The Charlottesville School Board is in the midst of creating a new budget.

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UVA Greek Houses Sign New Fraternal Organization Agreement

Kappa Alpha Order and Alpha Tau Omega National Fraternities “are now exploring the right to pursue any legal remedies” in light of citing ”coercion, duress (and) other wrongdoing.”

Weapon Found At Buckingham H.S.

Three juveniles apprehended after all-day lockdown.

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GOP Chairman Wants Senate To Investigate Warner

The chairman of the Virginia Republican Party says the U.S. Senate should investigate whether Democrat Mark Warner crossed the line…

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Staunton Woman Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud

A Staunton woman has pleaded guilty to wire fraud in connection with misusing a client's money in her role as a financial advisor.

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One Killed In Louisa County Crash

A 23-year-old man from Mineral was killed Thursday night in an accident in Louisa County.

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AAA Releases Diamond Award Winners

AAA has released its annual list of Diamond Award winners.

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Moran Wants 2% Teacher Pay Raise, 2.3% For Staff

Albemarle School Superintendent Pam Moran proposes nearly $167 million funding request.

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State Supreme Court Rejects Latest Huguely Appeal

The Virginia Supreme Court has rejected a request from onetime UVA student-athlete George Huguely.

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Bill Bans In-State Tuition For Undocumented Immigrants

A state senate panel has voted to prohibit in-state tuition rates for undocumented immigrants.

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Early Start To Regional State Senate Race

The two rivals in a state senate race are getting an early start.

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