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Class Sizes Continue To Vary

Class sizes continue to vary in the Albemarle County schools.

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More Schools Have Solar Involvement

Four Virginia schools take part in a pilot program that involves solar energy.

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Shipp Disputes Rivals’ Claims

Incumbent Albemarle Clerk of Circuit Court Debbie Shipp disputes arguments by rivals George Foresman and Jon Zug.

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State Revises Accreditation Standards

Virginia's Board of Education has revised its standards for school accreditation.

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Warner, Kaine Revive Gun Control Push

Virginia's two U.S. Senators, Democrats Mark Warner and Tim Kaine, are helping to revive gun control proposals.

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Supervisors Renew Stormwater Debate

The Albemarle Supervisors have renewed their debate over possible stormwater fees.

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Clerk Candidates To File FOIA Request

Two candidates for Clerk of Albemarle Circuit Court have joined forces for a Freedom of Information Act request that deals with incumbent Clerk Debbie Shipp.

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Rules, Odds Change For Powerball

The rules and the odds have changed for the Powerball game.

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Council Okays Hillsdale Drive Funding

City councilors approve $15 million appropriation for the Hillsdale Drive extension project.

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Governor Holds Education Roundtable

Governor McAuliffe meets with local middle and high school kids during an education roundtable.

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City Has New Voting Machines

Charlottesville has new voting machines for next month's election, and deadlines are looming for anyone who's not registered or plans to vote absentee.

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Crews Try To Get Projects On Schedule

Crews working on the 29 North and Emmet Street projects will try to make up some days they lost because of rain.

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Doug Wilder Writes Autobiography

Onetime Virginia Governor Doug Wilder has written an autobiography.

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Many Kids Will Spend More Time In Class

Charlottesville kids who are struggling to read and write will spend more time in class.

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Albemarle Clerk Restores Licenses

Debbie Shipp, the Clerk of Albemarle Circuit Court, says her office has restored marriage licenses dating back to 1780.

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Supervisor Hopefuls Appear At Forum

The hopefuls in this year's Albemarle Board of Supervisors races appeared at a Thursday night candidates forum.

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Johnson Arrest Report Released

The document was released after the agents involved gave their consent.

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Candidates Saluted At Democrat Barbecue

Albemarle Democrats honor this year's candidates for public offices.

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Residents Take Part In Pride Festival

A large group of local residents packed Lee Park for the annual Pride Festival.

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Officials Explore Mental Health Issues

A local prosecutor, a state senator and a psychologist explore current issues in mental health.

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