Failed Work Release Escape

John Wayne Jordan tried to get away on a John Deere utility vehicle.


Kiser Named ACC Linebacker of the Week

Virginia's middle linebacker earns weekly ACC honor.

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Fire Destroys Trailer At Southwood

Fire destroyed a trailer Monday night at the Southwood Mobile Home Park.

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Regional Retail Sales Up Again

Our region saw another increase in retail sales during the first three quarters of this year.

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Chief Longo Retiring May 1st

Charlottesville Police Chief Tim Longo has announced that he's retiring effective May 1st of next year.

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WMHS Students Protest Officer Dismissal

Students at William Monroe High School are protesting the firing of school resource officer Kevin Deane.

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Cheaper Gas Awaits Thanksgiving Drivers

The cost of gas is not one of the things Thanksgiving travelers will have to worry about.

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Heroin Documentary Coming Soon

"Heroin: Hit the Hardest " can be seen online, in select theaters, on broadcast TV or on DVD.

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City Police Search For Murder Suspects

A Ruckersville man has become Charlottesville's second homicide victim of the year.

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State Agency Certifies Election Results

The State Board of Elections last week certified the results of the November 3rd general election.

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Retiring Elected Officials Honored

Departing city councilors and county supervisors have compared notes with fellow Democrats.

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UVA Men Win Charleston Classic

London Perrantes leads Virginia to another preseason tournament title.

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UVA Women Whip Longwood 81-46

Aliyah Huland El scored 20 points to lead the Cavaliers

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UVA Has Another Rhodes Scholar

Russell Bogues, who's a member of the University of Virginia's Class of 2016, is among America's newest Rhodes Scholars.

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UVA-Virginia Tech Kicks Off At Noon

UVA and Virginia Tech will renew their rivalry at noon Saturday at Scott Stadium.

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Crozet ABC Store Reopens

The Crozet area ABC store has reopened after an expansion and renovation.

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UVA Defeats Duke 42-34

The UVA football program defeated ACC rival Duke 42-34 on Saturday at Scott Stadium.

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UVA Law School Hires First Woman Dean

The University of Virginia Law School will gets its first female dean in July 2016.

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Cruz Files Petitions For GOP Primary

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R- Texas) has become the fifth GOP presidential candidate to qualify for the March 1st Virginia Primary.


Ex-Deputy Sheriff Convicted Of Assault

A former Dinwiddie County deputy sheriff has been convicted of assaulting his former girlfriend during a traffic stop on Interstate 95.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 25


A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Failed Work Release Escape


John Wayne Jordan tried to get away on a John Deere utility vehicle.

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Kiser Named ACC Linebacker of the Week


Virginia's middle linebacker earns weekly ACC honor.

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The first word of the new ‘Star Wars’ movie is …


Director J.J. reveals the first word spoken in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," which hits theaters next month.

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Jennifer Lawrence named entertainer of the year


The star is one of the biggest and bankable actresses in Hollywood and has featured in a number of blockbusters including the "X-Men" franchise and "The Hunger Games" films.