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U.S. Rep. Forbes Announces Intent to Run for 2nd Congressional District Seat

Michael Campbell February 8, 2016

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – Days after the United States Supreme Court denied a motion that would have delayed a federal court order calling for immediate changes to several Virginia Congressional districts, longtime Fourth Congressional

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Snow Showers Possible Around Central Virginia Tuesday; January Climate Data Shows Below-Average Temps

Michael Campbell February 8, 2016

CENTRAL VIRGINIA – It seems like a distant memory earlier this winter when much of Virginia spent last December wearing shorts and t-shirts as temperatures hovered in the 60s to 70s. Following late last

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Boulevard Flower Gardens Surpasses GoFundMe Goal As Business Recovers From Winter Storm

Michael Campbell February 4, 2016

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VIRGINIA – The kindness of a community show to be more powerful than a winter storm as residents, customers, and complete strangers opened their wallets and donned work gloves to help Boulevard

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State Board of Elections Accepts Va. GOP Request to Rescind Voter Statement of Affiliation

Michael Campbell February 4, 2016

CENTRAL VIRGINIA – Weeks before Virginians head to the polls for March 1 Republican and Democratic Primaries, The State Board of Elections has approved the Republican Party of Virginia request to rescind their voter

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Retail Changes: Grocery Store Publix Announces Entry into Virginia; CVS Health to Take Over Target In-Store Pharmacies

Michael Campbell February 3, 2016

VIRGINIA – The retail landscape is slated to have some changes and additions across the Commonwealth thanks to two unrelated announcements that could mean more offerings and options for area shoppers. Tuesday, Florida-based grocer

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Request to Delay Immediate Changes to Several Virginia Congressional Districts Denied by U.S. Supreme Court

Michael Campbell February 3, 2016

CENTRAL VIRGINIA – Virginia Republicans appealed to the United States Supreme Court for an injunction or stay of the January 7 federal court order that demands an immediate change to five Congressional Districts most

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State Announces Concealed Handgun Reciprocity Changes Delayed to March

Web Team January 29, 2016

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA – Days before Virginia would begin no longer recognizing concealed handgun permits from nearly half of the states in the nation for what Attorney General Mark Herring calls inadequate disqualifiers to deny

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Benjamin Harrison Bridge to Close For Stop Gate Repairs Friday Night Through Saturday Morning

Web Team January 29, 2016

PRINCE GEORGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – A traffic alert for those who travel across the Benjamin Harrison Bridge on a regular basis as Virginia Department of Transportation officials announced scheduled road work on the span

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