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RTD: FBI Looks Into State Senator Phil Puckett Case

RTD: FBI Looks Into State Senator Phil Puckett Case

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The U.S. Justice Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding the resignation of State Senator Phillip Puckett. There are claims that Puckett resigned after allegedly being offered a job on the state tobacco commission. He’s also said to have quit to remove opposition to his daughter being appointed a judge in southwestern Virginia. Sources tell the Richmond Times-Dispatch the FBI has been conducting interviews with elected officials familiar with the situation.

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Library Board Gets Complaints About Display

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Our area's library board hears complaints about a display at the Central Library.

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Lockdown At Gordonsville School

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The elementary school in Gordonsville was locked down as a precaution Monday morning.

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UVA Investigates Racially Motivated Assault

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UVA Police are investigating a reported shoving incident involving racially-motivated words.

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CNU Poll: Bush Leading Clinton In Virginia

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A new poll from Christopher Newport University shows Jeb Bush leading Hillary Clinton by two percentage points.

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Certain Fees Going Up At SNP

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It's costing more to get into Shenandoah National Park.