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Gun Found In Student Backpack At William Monroe HS

There were two separate incidents at Greene County schools Wednesday morning with one involving a gun found in a student backpack.

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Morrissey Indicted On Perjury, Forgery Counts

Henrico Delegate Joe Morrissey has been indicted on pejury and forgery counts.

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Three Bids Submitted For 29 North Projects

Three teams have submitted bids to build the projects connected to the upcoming work on 29 North.

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Councilors Approve Grants To Benefit Homeless

City councilors approve grants that benefit the homeless and encourage affordable housing.

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Coalition Still Mad About Registrar Office Events

City Democrats, Republicans and Tea Partiers are still upset about problems in the Registrar's Office

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Tentative ID Of Hit-And-Run Victim On Rt. 29 In Greene

State police are still awaiting official word from the Medical Examiner.

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Herring Promotes Legislation Addressing Heroin Use

Attorney General Mark Herring promotes bills that are designed to reduce heroin use.

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Recommended Sentence For Maureen McDonnell

A federal agency has a recommendation for a prison sentence for Maureen McDonnell.

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Bill To Amend Personal Property Tax Procedure

The Regional Chamber of Commerce wants to amend a procedure dealing with the personal property tax.

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Bill On Tuition Rates Derailed

Legislation prohibiting in-state tuition rates for undocumented students gets derailed in Richmond.

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Lawmaker Wants Higher Threshold For Reckless Driving

Delegate Jeff Campbell (R- Saltville) wants Virginia to raise the threshold for reckless driving.

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Longtime Madison Prosecutor Will Retire

The Commonwealth's Attorney of Madison County will retire January 31st.

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Smith Seeks New Term As Greene Sheriff

Incumbent Greene County Sheriff Steve Smith is seeking a new term.

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Dominion Shrinks List of Landowners Being Sued

Dominion has shortened its list of landowners who are facing legal action.

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Governor Recuperates From Recent Accident

Governor McAuliffe had an overnight hospital stay following rib-breaking injury in Africa.

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House Panel Endorses Proposed Cap On Athletic Fees

Legislation that would cap increases in athletic fees has advanced in Richmond.

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Democrats, Republicans Offer Dueling Agendas For 2015

The Democratic and Republican caucuses in the General Assembly showcase competing agendas.

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Virginia Average Gas Price Below $2 Gallon

The average price of a gallon of gas has officially gone below the $2 a gallon level.

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Summer School Tuition Will Cost More At JMU

James Madison University will charge more to attend its summer school.

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Area Residents Celebrate King Holiday

Area residents celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

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Virginia Falls to Georgia Tech, 68-62

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The Virginia women's basketball team fell 68-62 to Georgia Tech on Sunday afternoon.

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Virginia Does It Again Defeating VA Tech 50-47

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Despite a rough outing offensively, Virginia guts out another win.

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This weekend in entertainment history

In this film publicity image released by 20th Century Fox, the character Neytiri, voiced by Zoe Saldana, left, and the character Jake, voiced by Sam Worthington are shown in a scene from, "Avatar." The film was nominated Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 for an Oscar for best picture. The 82nd Academy Awards will be presented on March 7.

A look back on some of Hollywood's most notable headlines.