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School Board votes for $14,800,000 in capital requests

The King George School Board last week voted unanimously to forward a capital projects request to th...

Wertz and Ball recipients of Water Conservation District Award for Millbank Farm

Wertz and Ball recipients of Water Conservation District Award for Millbank Farm

Tri-County/City Soil and Water Conservation District selected Millbank Farm owned by Gail Williams W...

County proposes tax increases on real estate and personal property

Increase geared to pay for law enforcement and fire safety positions

The King George Board of Supervi...

Traffic Pattern Changes at NSF Dahlgren

Traffic Pattern Changes at NSF Dahlgren

Notice received from Jeron Hayes, Public Affairs Officer, Naval Support Activity South Potomac:

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School Board considering $15,000,000 in capital requests

The King George School Board discussed a proposed capital projects list as recommended by Superinten...

Shopping in KG to be improved by addition of new stores

Realtors developing the King George Gateway shopping area in Dahlgren have announced that six new re...

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Ballot set for local election this fall

Candidates whose names will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot this fall for local offices in King George are decided. The information is drawn from the certificates of candidate qualification and declaration of candidacy documents filed by those running and augmented by information from prior reporting on those who have

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HELP Center update next week

The question of who actually altered a 2010 Rappahannock Community College (RCC) letter expressing interest in the proposed HELP Center project in King George still has many shaking their heads.

Thoughts of who altered the letter, and for what purpose, will likely linger at next week’s meeting of the Board of Supervisors when Project FAITH executive

Read more: HELP Center update next week

Details needed on Project Faith

It remains a mystery whether the HELP Center project proposed by Project FAITH on 5.3 acres of land given to it by the county will ever get off the ground.

If it doesn’t, or if the performance agreement and or terms of the deed of gift are deemed by the Board of Supervisors to be violated, a

Read more: Details needed on Project Faith

Altered RCC letter raises questions about HELP Center

Who altered a Rappahannock Community College letter expressing support for the HELP Center project proposed for King George County?

What does the discovery of the altered letter mean for the future of the proposed $8.4 million project?

Read more: Altered RCC letter raises questions about HELP Center

Sheriff investigating shooting at Presidential Village

The King George County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Friday night shooting at the Presidential Village townhouse development. Deputies responding to an emergency call at a townhouse on Inaugural Drive found a 37-year-old King George man suffering from a gunshot wound.

Read more: Sheriff investigating shooting at Presidential Village

Margaret Ransone announces bid for reelection to 99th District Delegate Seat

Margaret Ransone, the Westmoreland County businesswoman and mother of two who ran a successful come-from-behind campaign to win election to the Virginia House of Delegates in 2011, has announced for reelection. Ransone is a Republican.
Ransone and dozens of supporters gathered in the rain on the steps of the Westmoreland County Courthouse Saturday to celebrate her first term accomplishments and her goals for a second term as the area’s 99th District delegate.

Read more: Margaret Ransone announces bid for reelection to 99th District Delegate Seat

Dahlgren Road intersection project gets $4.2 million in funding

A project for Dahlgren Road (Route 206) improvements at its intersection with Owens Drive (Route 624) and Windsor Drive (Route 218) has been approved for $4.2 million in funding. The project is slated to be advertised for construction later this fall.

Read more: Dahlgren Road intersection project gets $4.2 million in funding

Scouts launch

Cub Scout Pack 191 held a rocket launch Saturday, April 13, at Larry Carr’s farm.  The boys each made a rocket from kits donated by Mr. Pete Adams, and Pete provided the motors and launch pads at the event.  Each scout was able to launch his rocket twice.  


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