- Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 November 2015 13:29
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King George is set to finalize its comments for submission to the commonwealth on draft regulations being for oil and gas drilling.
That action is planned for a Dec. 1 meeting of the Board of Supervisors
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 November 2015 11:45
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King George County Duty Sheriff Wayland Carter and his partner, Axel, King George’s newest police dog, began work last week.
The new crime fighting partners just graduated from K-9 school and earned their canine services certifications.
Axel is a 17-month old German Shepherd from the Netherlands.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 November 2015 09:44
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The rain did not go away, but the residents and visitors to Saturday’s Art and Wine Festival at Caledon State Park were determined not to come back another day.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 November 2015 09:42
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The Virginia Department of Mines Minerals and Energy’s 2 p.m. meeting on Nov. 2 drew 50 people in King George last week, with most of the 15 speakers asking for stricter regs in regard to fracking.
Some speakers asked for a ban on the practice in this part of the state, citing the potential for contamination of aquifers, the underground sources of water.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 November 2015 14:04
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More than 100 children and 150 parents attended King George Department of Parks and Recreation’s annual Halloween Funfest.
The fun evening included 15 carnival games, a flashlight egg hunt and a donut-eating race. Mystery walkers gave prizes for great costumes.