- Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 April 2015 10:19
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Former President James Monroe’s birthday was Tuesday, April 28.
Westmoreland County is honoring its native son, the fifth president of the United States, with the construction of a half-mile, scenic historical walk to be completed by the end of the year at the James Monroe Birthplace in Colonial Beach.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 April 2015 09:30
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A six-month undercover investigation by the Tri-County Drug Task Force resulted in two recent early morning raids that led to the arrests of 11 people who now face drug-related charges in Westmoreland and King George counties.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 April 2015 10:16
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Majestic Westmoreland State Park, located on the Potomac River between George Washington’s birthplace and Stratford Hall, birthplace of Robert E. Lee, has steadily grown to become one of the leading state parks in Virginia.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015 10:48
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The Westmoreland County School Board recently held a public hearing to collect residents’ comments on the search for a new school system superintendent. While many of the attendees spoke in favor of hiring a county resident, the school board said it is searching inside and outside the county.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2015 10:08
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When Ken Chatham first talked with his wife, Gwynne, about his idea of raising alpacas, she was skeptical but eventually agreed.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 March 2015 10:05
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Four Washngton & Lee forensics team members are heading to the Virginia High School League’s March 28 state competition at Clover High School in Midlothian. The foursome won their slots in the competition after competing in the 1A regional meet earlier this month in West Point.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015 10:43
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Wants public input on its search for a new superintendent
The Westmoreland County School Board has rescheduled its twice-delayed public hearing on the search for a new superintendent to March 5.