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Albemarle Teacher Pay Raise Could Come Sooner

The Albemarle Schools might accelerate the starting date for higher teacher pay.

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Raising Awareness For Two Missing Women

An event will be held this Sunday to raise awareness of the cases of two missing women.

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McCusker Wins Quadruplicity Award

The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce has presented its annual Quadruplicity Award.

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Local $10,000 Winning Ticket In Powerball Game

A Powerball ticket worth $10,000 was sold at Kangaroo Express on East Rio Road.

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Proposed Rio-29 Study Dies For Lack Of Second

A proposed small area study near the Rio-29 intersection went nowhere at Wednesday night's supervisors meeting.

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YMCA Supporters Want To Stay The Course

YMCA supporters have urged the Albemarle supervisors to stay the course on their project.

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New Director At Madison House

Madison House has chosen Tim Freilich to be its new executive director.

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Missing Convict Found

Mark T. Zawhorodny, who was found not guilty by reason of insanity, was found near Crozet after walking away from an assisted-living facility.

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Statewide Burning Ban Before 4 P.M. Begins Sunday

Virginia's annual prohibition on burning debris before 4 p.m. will begin Sunday.

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Matthew Charged With Killing Hannah Graham

Jesse Matthew has been charged with first-degree murder and abduction in Albemarle County in connection with the death of UVA student Hannah Graham.

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Charlottesville Appoints New Registrar

Rosanna Bencoach replaces Sheri Iachetta, who resigned after fifteen years thanks to criminal charges for misuse of a city cell phone.

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General Assembly OKs Marijuana Oils To Treat Epilepsy

Passage marks the state’s first-ever effective medical marijuana measure.

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Stricter Ethics Laws Approved

Lawmakers would be guided by stricter ethics laws under a measure approved by the General Assembly.

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Bill To Continue Lethal Injection Advances

The State Senate has approved a measure that maintains lethal injection as a form of capital punishment.

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House Approves Personal Property Tax-Related Bill

The House of Delegates has approved legislation dealing with personal property tax payments.

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Rio-29 Interchange Amendment NOT In House Budget

An amendment that called for more study of the proposed Rio-29 interchange is NOT included in the House version of the state budget.

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House Approves Bill To Purge Voter Rolls

The House of Delegates has approved a bill that deals with people who cam't serve as jurors.

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City School Board Adopts New Calendar

The Charlottesville School Board has an approved calendar for the 2015-'16 academic year.

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New Martha Jefferson President Shares Goals

The new President of Martha Jefferson Hospital has outlined his goals for the Pantops facility.

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Regular Visitation Resumes At UVA Medical Center

Due to a drop in flu cases, regular visitation has resumed at the UVA Medical Center and the UVA Children’s Hospital.

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