Local Congressman Robert Hurt is glad a federal agency did an about-face, and abandoned plans to relocate young undocumented aliens to Brunswick County. Hurt says there’s one thing about the recent episode that still bothers him. That’s the way residents of Brunswick County and Lawrenceville were portrayed in other places. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services dropped its proposal to relocate kids from south of the border to the now-closed Saint Paul’s College in Lawrenceville. Hurt was a Monday guest on the Schilling Show.
"Star Wars" creator George Lucas, who was not involved in making the long-awaited new film, "The Force Awakens," said he is as ambivalent about seeing the movie as a divorced father would be about attending his child's wedding.
Albemarle Delegate Rob Bell will announce this Thursday that he's running for attorney general again.
The new Natural Resources Manager for Albemarle comes from StreamWatch.
The sheriff of Orange County has made some changes in the animal control section of his office.