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  • Thursday October 30th, 2014 crash_shutterstock
    We’re just get­ting the offi­cial report on a seri­ous rollover crash that hap­pened last Sun­day on Lover’s Retreat Lane near Saluda. Accord­ing to the Mid­dle­sex County Sheriff’s Office, four men were in a pickup truck around 12:30am headed toward Saluda, when the dri­ver lost con­trol on a curve, ran off the road, hit an embank­ment, then flipped sev­eral times, before finally com­ing to rest in the ...
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  • Thursday October 30th, 2014 urbanna2
    The 57th annual Urbanna Oys­ter Fes­ti­val is almost here! This year’s fes­ti­val will be held next Fri­day and Sat­ur­day, Novem­ber 7–8, and if you attend, you will be guar­an­teed a good time, deli­cious food, two parades, and some lively music. Each year, tens of thou­sands of peo­ple turn out for the event, which this year will include an antique auto show once again. Clas­sic vehi­cles will be on ...
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  • Thursday October 30th, 2014 wallops_explosion
    The reports are com­ing in, and so far it doesn’t look too good for Wal­lops Island fol­low­ing that rocket explo­sion on Tues­day evening, but it could have been far worse. The Wal­lops Inci­dent Response Team reports that their ini­tial assess­ment shows dam­age to the trans­porter erec­tor launcher and light­ning sup­pres­sion rods, as well as lots of debris around the pad. The Wal­lops envi­ron­men­tal team also is con­duct­ing ...
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  • Wednesday October 29th, 2014 yourvote
    This Sat­ur­day, Novem­ber 1st, marks the sec­ond Sat­ur­day before the Novem­ber 4th Gen­eral Elec­tion, in which Vir­ginia vot­ers may cast an in-person absen­tee bal­lot at their local voter reg­is­tra­tion office. Vot­ers should review the back page of the Vir­ginia Absen­tee Bal­lot Appli­ca­tion Form to deter­mine if they qual­ify to vote an absentee ballot for this elec­tion. Also, all vot­ers, vot­ing in per­son, includ­ing absen­tee vot­ers, must now ...
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  • Wednesday October 29th, 2014 gillespie
    Ed Gille­spie made a cam­paign stop with in Tap­pa­han­nock and Kil­marnock on Tues­day. The stop included a 12 noon Lunch Stop at Lowery’s Seafood Restau­rant on Church Lane in Tap­pa­han­nock, along with some after­noon busi­ness vis­its at places includ­ing Chesa­peake Bank in Kil­marnock later yes­ter­day afternoon.
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  • Wednesday October 29th, 2014 virginia_state_police
    Vir­ginia State Police this morn­ing, are inves­ti­gat­ing a fatal motor­cy­cle crash that hap­pened Tues­day night Glouces­ter. Police say it hap­pened on Route 17 at Main Street just after 10 last night. The motor­cy­clist, 53 year old Joseph Woodall, of Fletcher Road in Glouces­ter, was north­bound on a 2011 Suzuki motor­cy­cle when he appar­ently lost con­trol and was thrown from the bike accord­ing to state police. Woodall was taken ...
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  • Wednesday October 29th, 2014 news
    The Tap­pa­han­nock Police Depart­ment has made an arrest in con­nec­tion with mul­ti­ple break­ing & entering’s that occurred back in August. Police say 30 year old Kyle Lee George of White Stone has been charged with the bur­glar­ies of both Dr. Hol­lis Wolcott’s and Dr. William Ryan’s offices as well as attempted break­ing and enter­ing at the Tap­pa­han­nock Phar­macy and the Tappahannock/Warsaw Moose Lodge. George was also charged with ...
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