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Burlington Store in Colonial Heights Nears Completion, Seeks Applicants for Various Openings

Michael Campbell March 4, 2016

CITY OF COLONIAL HEIGHTS , VIRGINIA – The brand new home of Colonial Heights’ newest retailer Burlington Coat Factory is nearly completion and is on schedule for its April grand opening. The new 55,000

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Super Tuesday Results: Trump, Clinton Win Big Around Dinwiddie As Voters Turn Out For Primaries

Michael Campbell March 2, 2016

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – As Super Tuesday fades into the political background, the Republican and Democratic primaries saw big turnouts and a decisive victory by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and a significantly closer

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Super Tuesday in Virginia: Voters Turn Out For Republican, Democratic Primaries

Michael Campbell March 1, 2016

CENTRAL VIRGINIA – Voters around the Commonwealth are taking time away from their lunch breaks or adding a few minutes to their morning and evening commute to head to the polls as part of

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Two Killed, Numerous Boats Destroyed in Suspected Arson At Popular Urbanna Marina Complex

Michael Campbell February 29, 2016

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, VIRGINIA – Virginia State Police confirmed they are investigating a possible arson at an Urbanna marina that left two people dead and over twenty boats destroyed by fire. According to State Police

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Waverly: A Community On The Mend After Wednesday’s Deadly Tornado

Web Team February 29, 2016

TOWN OF WAVERLY, VIRGINIA – It didn’t take much time after Wednesday’s tornado strike in Waverly that the town became the focal point of first responders and volunteers and volunteer organizations from all over Virginia.

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Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe Visits Waverly As Community Unites to Rebuild

Web Team February 26, 2016

TOWN OF WAVERLY, VIRGINIA – Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe started the day on Thursday in Appomattox and ended it in Waverly. The governor toured the two Virginia towns most severely hit by at least two

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Portion of Interstate 95 in Petersburg to Close Saturday Night into Sunday

Web Team February 26, 2016

CITY OF PETERSBURG, VIRGINIA – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews will close all southbound lanes on I-95 at Washington St./Business Rt. 460 (mile marker 52) in Petersburg from 10 p.m. Saturday to

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Waverly Begins Task of Rebuilding After EF-1 Tornado Kills Three Residents

Michael Campbell February 25, 2016

EDITOR’S NOTE: Following the publishing of this story, Virginia State Police released the names of those who died in Wednesday’s Tornado in Waverly. They are as follows: Larry D. Turner, 50; Devine J. Stringfield,

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