- 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.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 October 2015 12:31
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Dahlgren Supervisor Ruby Brabo is challenging At-Large incumbent Supervisor Dale Sisson in the Nov. 3 election.
The Board of Supervisors is a five-member board with staggered terms of four years for each member with three new terms beginning on Jan. 1, 2016.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 October 2015 11:51
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James Madison District voters will have a choice of two candidates on the ballot for that district’s seat on the King George Board of Supervisors on Nov. 3.
Richard A. Granger and Anthony A. “Tony” Scaramozzi are each seeking the position.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 October 2015 12:55
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Elena Bianca De La Rosa is crowned Miss King George Fall Festical Queen.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 October 2015 12:43
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The King George High School Marching Band fired up the crowd during the parade that kicked off the the King George Fall Festival. Area residents celebrated the arrival of the fall season with a day of games, fellowship, crafts and good food.