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.
The gourmet pet food on the shelves these days is hardly the tasteless kibble of yore.
Many of Charlottesville's past elected leaders have compared notes with the current City Council.
PVCC expects lower enrollment for the fall semester than it had a year ago.