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Feb 5, 2013
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Woman accused of biting, kicking deputies
Woman accused of assaulting two Stafford deputies after a traffic stop in Interstate 95.
Stafford honors Deputy Mooney
Stafford’s largest public works project will be named in memory of a deputy who ultimately lost his life while serving others.
Spotsy web site provides info on bond referendum
Spotsylvania County residents seeking information about this year’s bond referendum can check out a new website.
Calm is restored, post storm, at Placid Bay Estates
The subdivision near Colonial Beach in Westmoreland County was damaged by more than 20 inches of rain that Tropical Storm Lee dumped in one day—Sept. 8, 2011.
FAMPO seeking return of funds
FAMPO wants Gov. Terry McAuliffe to return full funding to its highest priority project, Stafford County’s proposed Courthouse Road interchange reconstruction.
Congressional hopefuls to debate at UMW
Incumbent Rep. Rob Wittman, a Republican, and Democratic candidate Norm Mosher will face each other in a debate Oct. 6 at the University of Mary Washington.
Caroline seeks school supply donations
Caroline County schools are asking for help from county residents to fill the division’s classrooms with supplies.
Governor taps local residents to serve on boards
Gov. Terry McAuliffe has appointed several Fredericksburg-area residents to his administration.
Caroline supervisors to make TV debuts
Caroline County residents who subscribe to Comcast will be able to watch the Board of Supervisors’ meetings on TV soon.
Northern Neck sees increase in tourism
Tourism revenue for the Northern Neck’s five counties—including King George—reached $243 million in 2013, according to the latest figures from the Northern Neck Planning District Commission.
Thornburg Burger King closes
The Burger King in Thornburg is no longer serving up burgers.
Ratings third best for Super Bowl
Baltimore had the highest rating of any individual city.
BRIEFS: New owners updating Jake & Mike’s in city
Following milestone, stocks suffer biggest drops of the year
BRIEF: Government to sue Standard & Poor’s