The local unemployment rate took a big jump from April to May. The Charlottesville regional jobless rate for May was 4.7%, a full one percent above the April figure. Ann Lang of the Virginia Employment Commission says the statewide rate was .7% higher. Lang says it was due to college graduates looking for work. The Charlottesville area still has the second lowest unemployment figure in the state and is tied with several other localities at 74th lowest in the nation.
Still no word on what caused the fire on Hildridge Drive.
Producers confirm that the next season of "Downton Abbey" will be the last.
During a brief hearing Thursday morning, the next court date for Martese Johnson was set for May 28th.
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