- Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 April 2013 16:41
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On April 15, Michele Tritt accomplished her dream of a lifetime. In spite of the bombing tragedy that will forever be embedded in the memories of Americans, the King George native, and current Kailua, HI, resident finished the 117th running of the Boston Marathon in three hours, 39 minutes, and 13 seconds—40 minutes before the bombing incident took place. Her personal goal was to finish the race with a time of 3:40.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 April 2013 11:50
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Terra Products LLC is seeking a special exception permit from King George to enable it to establish its concrete product business in a vacant building and invest $6 million to produce aggregate products with projected annual sales of $40 million.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 April 2013 17:48
- Published on Wednesday, 10 April 2013 00:48
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Canine officers Patrick Weston and Gary Craig and their police dogs, Titan and Kilo, are helping lead the fight against crime in King George County. But the two deputy sheriffs and their crime busting K-9 companions speak a different language.
- Last Updated on Friday, 12 April 2013 12:30
- Published on Wednesday, 10 April 2013 00:41
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Editor's Note: Kim Taylor, who some readers may know as the nice lady who sells candles at the King George Home & Craft Show, is not the mother referred to in the article. Kim is her first name, and not a nickname.
Kimberly Taylor, who didn’t return home for a week after she left her children and went to a party at Lake of the Woods, has entered a plea of guilty to one count of felony child endangerment. Judge J. Martin Bass sentenced her to five years in prison, but suspended all but nine months.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 April 2013 10:51
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DECA at King George High School (KGHS) showed off their marketing expertise – Thriving and Diving Deeper for DECA Gold at the State Leadership Conference in Virginia Beach, Virginia earlier this month, March 1-3. Fifty King George High School DECA Chapter members competed in 31 difference event areas. These outstanding students received the
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 April 2013 10:44
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County businesses will be celebrated this spring at an appr-eciation night sponsored by the Board of Supervisors and the county Economic Development Authority (EDA). The event will take place on Wednesday, May 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Hopyard Farm subdivision clubhouse.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 April 2013 10:39
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Current rate structure to be maintained
The King George Service Authority held several budget work sessions in February and March, with tentative agreement on a proposed budget and a 5 percent rate hike proposed to take effect with the July billing.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 March 2013 19:58
- Published on Wednesday, 27 March 2013 00:58
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Including constitutional employees & registrar
The King George Board of Supervisors held a final of four budget sessions this week on Monday, March 25, and had consensus to provide one percent pay increases across the board to county employees, including those who are under the Constitutional officers and all those in the Registrar’s office.