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5th District Democrats Nominate Gaughan

5th District Democrats Nominate Gaughan

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Fifth District Democrats have selected part-time actor Lawrence Gaughan to be their nominee in this fall’s race for Congress.
The 47-year-old Gaughan (pictured) won a first-ballot victory Saturday during the Fifth District Democratic Convention at Fluvanna County High School. Gaughan defeated Fluvanna Democrat Ben Hudson, who also waged a brief write-in campaign for Congress in 2012. Gaughan will challenge two-term incumbent Congressman Robert Hurt (R-Chatham) on November 4th.

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Two Men Jailed Following Weekend Incident

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Two 18-year-old men are behind bars following incidents in Charlottesville and Albemarle County.

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Police Investigate Gunshots On McIntire Road

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Navy Welcomes Sub Named For Warner

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The U.S. Navy's newest submarine is named for Virginian John Warner.