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CBS 6 Richmond
Nice weekend, but rain isn’t far offdrought monitor now has 77% of Virginia in "abnormally dry" status. This is up
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 11 hours ago
drought monitor now has 77% of Virginia in "abnormally dry" status. This is up 12% from the prior week. About 4% of south-central Virginia is categorized as in a "moderate drought". These levels are based on rainfall deficits and area water... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Community rallies for Maine farmer after he gets a concussion from his cowhad to leave the farm to go on a scheduled trip. So Wolfe’s Neck sent a second
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
had to leave the farm to go on a scheduled trip. So Wolfe’s Neck sent a second apprentice, Haden Gooch, a 26-year-old from central Virginia. “It was a really amazing experience to be at a small family farm like that,” he said. “I really loved it.... Read more
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Farragut Press
Kasumi and Thai Café under new ownership, offering ‘everything from A to Z’of rolls and a Thai menu. Nguyen, who lives in Seymour and already owns a rest
Farragut Press / Posted 2 days ago
of rolls and a Thai menu. Nguyen, who lives in Seymour and already owns a restaurants in Morristown, Pigeon Forge and in central Virginia, bought Kasumi and Thai Cafe in October from the previous owners, Jan Li and husband, Jason Li. Nguyen... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville's Mike Brown Transitioning to Coaching & Recruiting Central VA Playerswhere he graduated from high school. He's also been recruiting high school foo
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 3 days ago
where he graduated from high school. He's also been recruiting high school football players from his Alma Mater and the Central Virginia area. "I think there's a lot of talent in the central Virginia area, that often times gets overlooked, so... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Classical ‘Music of the Movies’ due Sunday at Urbanna Baptistby a quartet from Strings & Things, a network of between 20 and 25 professional
Southside Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
by a quartet from Strings & Things, a network of between 20 and 25 professionally trained musicians in coastal and central Virginia. “Music of the Movies” is presented by Urbanna Baptist Church, 121 Watling Street, and there is no... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Department of Juvenile Justice Implements New Family Therapy ProgramFamilies are the focus of a new program in Central Virginia and the Shenandoah
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 3 days ago
Families are the focus of a new program in Central Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley aimed at preventing incarceration of children and teens in trouble with the law. The court service unit in Charlottesville handled 2029 juvenile complaints last... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
DMV: Over 200 people not wearing seat belt died in crashes across VAsaid. “It only takes a second, and it very well may save your life or the life
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
said. “It only takes a second, and it very well may save your life or the life of someone you love.” Here is a list of the number of people who died without wearing seat belts in Central Virginia: Copyright 2017 WWBT NBC12. All rights... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Orange Co. VA youth softball coach charged in child sex crime caseaccording to police. State Police said Cathy Rothgeb, 57, turned herself in Fr
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
according to police. State Police said Cathy Rothgeb, 57, turned herself in Friday and is being held without bond at Central Virginia Regional Jail, according to our sister station WSET. Rothgeb is charged with seven counts of object sexual... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Greene County Sheriff's Office Makes Arrest in Narcotics Investigationand distribution of narcotics, possession of firearms, child neglect and endang
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 4 days ago
and distribution of narcotics, possession of firearms, child neglect and endangerment. Puente is currently being held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond. He is scheduled to appear in Greene County General District Court Wednesday... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Greene County Sheriff's Office Make Arrest in Connection to Drug Dealingof narcotics, possession of firearms, and neglect and endangerment of a child.
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 4 days ago
of narcotics, possession of firearms, and neglect and endangerment of a child. Mr. Puente is currently being held at Central Virginia Regional Jail with terms of no bond. Mr. Puente is scheduled for an initial appearance on Wednesday October... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Animals rescued from blaze in Powhatanon 34 sexual assault chargesFormer youth softball coach arrested on 34 sexual a
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 4 days ago
on 34 sexual assault chargesFormer youth softball coach arrested on 34 sexual assault charges Cathy S. Rothgeb (Source: Central Virginia Regional Jail) A former youth softball coach was arrested on 34 charges related to sexual assaults in... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VSP Arrests Page County Woman on Sex Crime Charges in Orange Countysexual battery. Rothgeb turned herself in to state police Friday (October 13).
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 5 days ago
sexual battery. Rothgeb turned herself in to state police Friday (October 13). She is being held without bond at the Central Virginia Regional Jail. The charges stem from an investigation Virginia State Police initiated in the summer of 2016... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Former youth softball coach arrested on 34 sexual assault chargesthe 1980s through the early 2000s. She does not currently coach at the school.
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
the 1980s through the early 2000s. She does not currently coach at the school. Rothgeb turned herself in to state police on Friday and is being held without bond at the Central Virginia Regional Jail. Copyright 2017 WWBT NBC12. All rights rese... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
NBC12 Pet Cam – Sponsored by Village Bankby providing hope, help and homes for animals in need. Founded in 1979, RAL’s m
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
by providing hope, help and homes for animals in need. Founded in 1979, RAL’s main goal is to reduce euthanasia rates in Central Virginia by transporting pets from partnering animal control agencies. Richmond Animal League is Richmond's oldest... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Rain showers bring colder weather to Richmondup Monday to the warmest part of the day. A cold front is currently on its way
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
up Monday to the warmest part of the day. A cold front is currently on its way and a line of rain showers will cross central Virginia through 10 a.m. Skies will then clear for the afternoon, but it will be much cooler with gusty northerly... Read more
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Daily Press
'All Recovery Group' provides peer support in Newport Newssecond and fourth Thursday from 5:45 to 7 p.m. at 2712 Washington Ave. in Downt
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
second and fourth Thursday from 5:45 to 7 p.m. at 2712 Washington Ave. in Downtown Newport News. Enter in the back door. Learn more about the alliance at: www.saara.org/copy-of-saara-central-virginia. Ketchum can be reached by phone at 757-247-7... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl hits local BBQ jointCHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl was spotted dining
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl was spotted dining out in Central Virginia before the band's big show in Richmond Saturday night. "He said that when in the South he asks for the best BBQ and everyone told him Q is the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Central Virginians React to Atlantic Coast Pipeline Approvalregulators to approve the project. That approval came late Friday, October 13.
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 7 days ago
regulators to approve the project. That approval came late Friday, October 13. It puts the natural gas pipeline through central Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley one step closer to becoming a reality for communities in its path. It was... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Islamic Society of Central Virginia Aims to Unite Community Following Summer RalliesThe Islamic Society of Central Virginia is working to strengthen its ties with
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 7 days ago
The Islamic Society of Central Virginia is working to strengthen its ties with the Charlottesville community in the aftermath of this summer's Ku Klux Klan and Unite the Right rallies. The mosque hosted an open house on Saturday, October 14, to try... Read more
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The Christian Post
Churches Holding 'Love One Another' Unity Vigil in Response to National Divisionof being "a God-centered faith community of prayer, solidarity, and impact with
The Christian Post / Posted 8 days ago
of being "a God-centered faith community of prayer, solidarity, and impact within the Charlottesville-Albemarle Region of Central Virginia." "Our mission is to establish, develop, and promote racial unity within the faith leadership of the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Loren Johnson setting a commitment to excellence for Highland Springsplayers accept scholarships to attend college and play football, which is thoug
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 8 days ago
players accept scholarships to attend college and play football, which is thought to be a record for any one school in Central Virginia. Johnson admits the Springers won't come close to that number this year, but only because they have just 15... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
A Model For Many Rolesplayers accept scholarships to attend college and play football, which is thoug
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 8 days ago
players accept scholarships to attend college and play football, which is thought to be a record for any one school in Central Virginia. Johnson admits the Springers won't come close to that number this year, but only because they have just 15... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
RVA makes big push for Amazon's second headquartersoffice. Greater Richmond Partnership chairwoman Angela Kelly-Wiecek tells NBC12
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
office. Greater Richmond Partnership chairwoman Angela Kelly-Wiecek tells NBC12, Amazon making its second home in Central Virginia would be "transformational" for the area. Amazon is ready to spend $5 billion in the chosen city, as it has... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
JCPenney to hire over 1,000 seasonal workers in VAstores Kohl's is holding three hiring events in the Richmond area on Oct. 7. (
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
stores Kohl's is holding three hiring events in the Richmond area on Oct. 7. (Source: Kohls.com) Three Kohl's stores in Central Virginia are holding hiring events on Saturday as the retailer gears up for the holiday shopping center. Three... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Job fair to focus on positions for mechanics, drivers, weldersstores Kohl's is holding three hiring events in the Richmond area on Oct. 7. (
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
stores Kohl's is holding three hiring events in the Richmond area on Oct. 7. (Source: Kohls.com) Three Kohl's stores in Central Virginia are holding hiring events on Saturday as the retailer gears up for the holiday shopping center. Three... Read more
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New Kerala
Boys and Girls Clubs in Virginia Awarded Ten New Grants By the Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation - newkerala news #279755& Girls Clubs of Roanoke Valley, Inc. •USAG Fort Belvoir CYS Services-Fort Bel
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
& Girls Clubs of Roanoke Valley, Inc. •USAG Fort Belvoir CYS Services-Fort Belvoir Youth Services •Boys & Girls Club of Central Virginia- Cherry Avenue Club •Boys & Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula •US Coast Guard-Coast Guard Base Cape... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Drought Affecting Training for Albemarle County Fire & RescueWater restrictions imposed because of the drought are forcing changes to how fi
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 10 days ago
Water restrictions imposed because of the drought are forcing changes to how firefighters in central Virginia prepare to battle a blaze. Right now, hydrants are only to be opened to put out fires. The department has received an exemption from the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Publix at Virginia Center Marketplace on Brook Road is now open3007 Boulevard, at the Colonial Square Shopping Center. The Colonial Heights l
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
3007 Boulevard, at the Colonial Square Shopping Center. The Colonial Heights location will be the seventh store to open in Central Virginia. Publix and Wegman’s tied in 2017 as the most popular grocery chains in the U.S., according to a study by... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Dry spell abruptly ends; here’s how much rain fellthen, rainfall has been scarce. This dry spell ended abruptly Tuesday. Repeate
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
then, rainfall has been scarce. This dry spell ended abruptly Tuesday. Repeated showers and thunderstorms rolled through central Virginia from Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday morning. The heaviest rainfall occurred north of Richmond. A swath... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
UVA librarians preserving rally artifactswith free gift cards Dozens of Food Lion stores have been remodeled. (Source:
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
with free gift cards Dozens of Food Lion stores have been remodeled. (Source: Food Lion) The grocery store war in Central Virginia continues this fall as Food Lion celebrates completion of $110 million in renovations in 71 stores. The... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Jens Soering requests parole board to release him from prisonwith free gift cards Dozens of Food Lion stores have been remodeled. (Source:
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
with free gift cards Dozens of Food Lion stores have been remodeled. (Source: Food Lion) The grocery store war in Central Virginia continues this fall as Food Lion celebrates completion of $110 million in renovations in 71 stores. The... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Gov. McAuliffe Grants $6 Million to School Security Effortsmillion to schools across the state to improve security efforts. Over 100 scho
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 11 days ago
million to schools across the state to improve security efforts. Over 100 school divisions were awarded, including many in central Virginia. For example, Madison County will be receiving over $69,000 to improve cameras and security... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Stop wasting water! Voluntary water conservation measures in effectHENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Virginia’s drier than normal Fall has prompted most of Ce
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Virginia’s drier than normal Fall has prompted most of Central Virginia to issue voluntary water conservation measures. “Due to ongoing low water levels in the James River, Henrico County is joining the city of Richmond and... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Food Lion celebrates remodeling with free gift cardsstores Kohl's is holding three hiring events in the Richmond area on Oct. 7. (
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
stores Kohl's is holding three hiring events in the Richmond area on Oct. 7. (Source: Kohls.com) Three Kohl's stores in Central Virginia are holding hiring events on Saturday as the retailer gears up for the holiday shopping center. Three... Read more
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Daily Mail
POLL: Trump's popularity is slipping in rural Americasaid Karl Stauber, who runs a private economic development agency serving a pat
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
said Karl Stauber, who runs a private economic development agency serving a patchwork of manufacturing communities in south central Virginia. 'Rural people are more cynical about the federal government than people in general are,' Stauber said.... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Black probation officer inspires former neo-Nazi to cover up swastika tattoos& The Gang to ring in 2018 at Innsbrook Kool & The Gang (Source: Facebook) R&
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
& The Gang to ring in 2018 at Innsbrook Kool & The Gang (Source: Facebook) R&B legends Kool & The Gang will be helping Central Virginia ring in 2018 at Innsbrook After Hours. R&B legends Kool & The Gang will be helping Central Virginia ring in... Read more
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EuroNews
Trump's popularity is slipping in rural America - pollsaid Karl Stauber, who runs a private economic development agency serving a pat
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
said Karl Stauber, who runs a private economic development agency serving a patchwork of manufacturing communities in south central Virginia. “Rural people are more cynical about the federal government than people in general are,” Stauber said.... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Virginia county cuts deal to ease female jail overcrowdingRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A central Virginia county has cut a deal with a neighbor t
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 12 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A central Virginia county has cut a deal with a neighbor to relieve jail overcrowding stemming from a rapid increase in female inmates. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/2goms4M ) that Henrico County in suburban... Read more
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Reuters
Trump's popularity is slipping in rural Americasaid Karl Stauber, who runs a private economic development agency serving a pat
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
said Karl Stauber, who runs a private economic development agency serving a patchwork of manufacturing communities in south central Virginia. “Rural people are more cynical about the federal government than people in general are,” Stauber said.... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump's popularity is slipping in rural America - pollsaid Karl Stauber, who runs a private economic development agency serving a pat
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
said Karl Stauber, who runs a private economic development agency serving a patchwork of manufacturing communities in south central Virginia. "Rural people are more cynical about the federal government than people in general are," Stauber said.... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Virginia State Police say driver shoots himself after chaseVa. (AP) - Virginia State Police say a man was taken to a hospital with serious
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 13 days ago
Va. (AP) - Virginia State Police say a man was taken to a hospital with serious injuries after leading officers in central Virginia on a chase and then shooting himself. Spokeswoman Corinne Geller said in a statement Sunday that state... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Five years after murder of Nate Ratigan, no one has come forwardDavid Burt.” The Ratigan family saying it's not a coincidence a hurricane brew
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 14 days ago
David Burt.” The Ratigan family saying it's not a coincidence a hurricane brewing in the gulf and headed possibly to Central Virginia bears Nate’s name. With it, they hope comes winds of change. "I wasn't able to hear for his last breath.... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Tracking Nate: Nate expected to be Cat. 2 when it makes landfallof Virginia on Sunday and Monday, bringing heavy rain along the mountains and w
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 14 days ago
of Virginia on Sunday and Monday, bringing heavy rain along the mountains and west, but also a chance for lighter rain in Central Virginia. Winds will pick up over western parts of the state tomorrow night into Monday with wind gusts of 30+mph... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Tracking Nate: Nate is now a hurricaneof Virginia on Sunday and Monday, bringing heavy rain along the mountains and w
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 14 days ago
of Virginia on Sunday and Monday, bringing heavy rain along the mountains and west, but also a chance for lighter rain in Central Virginia. Winds will pick up over western parts of the state tomorrow night into Monday with wind gusts of 30+mph... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Tracking Nate: Parts of Gulf Coast under a Hurricane Warningthe mountains of Virginia on Sunday and Monday, bringing heavy rain along the m
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 15 days ago
the mountains of Virginia on Sunday and Monday, bringing heavy rain along the mountains and west, but also a chance for significant rain in Central Virginia. Copyright 2017 WWBT NBC12. All rights reserved Report an Error or Submit a Tip t... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Mom makes deal with God after beating breast cancerand under insured women get a mammogram. Every year the program helps hundreds
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 15 days ago
and under insured women get a mammogram. Every year the program helps hundreds of women in 10 counties and five cities in Central Virginia. "People feel like they're giving back too. They can get their house cleaned, but the percentage of that is... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Tracking Nate: Parts of Gulf Coast under a Hurricane Watchthe mountains of Virginia on Sunday and Monday, bringing heavy rain along the m
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 15 days ago
the mountains of Virginia on Sunday and Monday, bringing heavy rain along the mountains and west, but also a chance for significant rain in Central Virginia. Copyright 2017 WWBT NBC12. All rights reserved Report an Error or Submit a Tip t... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Beyond The Roster: The future according to Brendon ClarkChesterfield, Va. - One of the best quarterbacks in Central Virginia started ou
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 15 days ago
Chesterfield, Va. - One of the best quarterbacks in Central Virginia started out carrying a baseball bat. Brendon Clark followed his older sister around while she played softball, so he wanted to follow in her footsteps. That is, until the high... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Tropical Storm Nate expected to strengthen; track heads westwest of the mountains on Sunday and Monday. That means a decreased chance of ge
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 16 days ago
west of the mountains on Sunday and Monday. That means a decreased chance of getting a lot of rain east of the mountains. Central Virginia may still see some showers, but they will most likely be less than an inch. Report an Error or Submit a Tip... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Woman killed in Louisa crash after car overturnsDrainage problems The Virginia Department of Transportation says drainage prob
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 16 days ago
Drainage problems The Virginia Department of Transportation says drainage problems is the No. 1 complaint they hear from Central Virginia residents. The Virginia Department of Transportation says drainage problems is the No. 1 complaint they... Read more
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