Albemarle County

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11 hours ago

Updated Homework Policy Gets An OK

The Albemarle School Board has approved a new policy on homework that will take effect in August.

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11 hours ago

Group Will Honor Long Ago Students

The Albemarle County School Board will let a private group known as the Burley Varsity Club raise money for a wall that honors long ago students and teachers.

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12 hours ago

Deadline Looms To Apply For Panel

Friday afternoon is the deadline for Charlottesville residents to apply for a new commission that deals with race, memorials and public spaces.

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13 hours ago

McAuliffe Holds Off On Ohio Trip

Governor McAuliffe has scratched a trip to Ohio from his schedule.

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13 hours ago

Layne Applauds Pace Of New 29 At Rio

Virginia's Secretary of Transportation is voicing confidence that the 29 at Rio project can be completed on schedule.

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14 hours ago

Police Seek Man Viewed As Poser

Albemarle Police hope you can help detectives find a man who's considered to be a poser.

Baseball

15 hours ago

UVA Falls 5-4 To Clemson

The UVA baseball team began its participation in the ACC Tournament with a 5-4 loss to Clemson.

Radio

16 hours ago

ESPN Radio Now On Local FM

WINA's sister station, ESPN Radio 1450 WVAX, can also be heard on the FM band.

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20 hours ago

Sabato Guest Speaker At Monticello 4th

Monticello has announced that Larry Sabato will be the guest speaker for the annual 4th of July celebration this year.

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23 hours ago

Hemp Supporters Rally On Mall

Advocates for the use of industrial hemp rallied Wednesday afternoon on the Downtown Mall.

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2 days ago

Kroger, Union Reach Agreement

Kroger and the union representing many of the grocery chain's workers have reached an agreement on a new contract.

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3 days ago

UVA Men’s Tennis NCAA Champs

The University of Virginia defeated the Oklahoma Sooners 4-1 Tuesday night and won another NCAA championship in men's tennis.

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3 days ago

County Planners Weigh In On Referendum

The Albemarle Planning Commissioners added their voices Tuesday to a debate over a proposed bond referendum.

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3 days ago

Local Retail Sales Up Again

Another strong showing for retail sales in our area.

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3 days ago

McAuliffe Defends Campaign Contributions

Governor McAuliffe has told reporters some 2013 contributions to his campaign were legal.

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3 days ago

Albemarle Opens Beaches For Weekend

Albemarle County will open its swimming beaches for Saturday, Sunday and Monday of the Memorial Day weekend.

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3 days ago

Herring Wants More Gun Research

Attorney General Mark Herring wants the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to do more research on gun violence.

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3 days ago

Rising Numbers Of Felons Register To Vote

The Department of Elections says nearly 5000 felons have signed up to vote since Governor McAuliffe's April 22nd executive order that restored their rights.

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3 days ago

McAuliffe Campaign Donations Investigated

A Chinese national donated $120,000 to McAuliffe's 2013 gubernatorial campaign.

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4 days ago

Ruling On Virginia Redistricting

The U.S. Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal from Republicans over the redrawing of the Virginia congressional districts.

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Today in entertainment history: May 27

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

15 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Local Sports, Sports, Surrounding Counties, UVA, UVA Sports

UVA Falls 5-4 To Clemson

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The UVA baseball team began its participation in the ACC Tournament with a 5-4 loss to Clemson.

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WATCH: This slow-mo capture of a lightning strike is like fire falling from the sky

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This wicked weather was recorded at 7000 frames per second. Mother Nature is truly breathtaking.