- Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 May 2013 12:12
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Parents of special needs children have enough on their plates just tending to the health, educational and emotional needs of their kids – not to mention often having to cope with drastically lowered income because of reduced work hours or having to pay someone else for childcare. So it’s not surprising that many of these parents haven’t had time
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 May 2013 13:07
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Shortly after 3 p.m. on May 6, Virginia State Police responded to a two vehicle crash on Route 205 at Route 218 in King George County.
The crash occurred after the driver of a 1996 Chevrolet failed to yield the right-of-way to the driver of a 2008 International box truck. At the time of the crash, the Chevrolet was traveling southbound on Route 218 and
- Last Updated on Friday, 12 April 2013 16:07
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Questions Secretary Hagel on Base Closure Strategy, Cost Justification
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-1) today reiterated his opposition to the Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) proposal included in the President’s Fiscal Year 2014 budget request, following a House Armed Services Committee (HASC) hearing with top Defense Department officials to review the budget request. Wittman expressed his concerns with BRAC in a hearing he led on March 14, 2013, in advance of the release of the President’s budget and asked
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 March 2013 12:48
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Edith Gillmor, of Fairview Beach, hosted her 90th birthday party at the Fairview Beach Fire House on Sat. Mar. 16. Her family did the cooking, and the hall was festooned with purple bouquets to reflect Edith’s birthday outfit, all in purple in honor of her bountiful years. In the photo above, Edith is putting on her purple pumps to go with her fancy purple party dress.
Photo by Cynthia L. Ailey
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 March 2013 11:49
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Virginia Marine Police, determined to protect a resurgent oyster population, are cracking down on watermen who are violating oyster catch restrictions, citing them for poaching ad harvesting oysters illegally.
One of those cited as a part of the two-year crackdown is a Westmoreland waterman — James Calvin