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Feb 12, 2013
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Man charged with stealing church's mail
City man is accused of stealing checks from a church's mailbox in Fredericksburg
Man reports robbery, wounding in Stafford
Police are investigating a reported robbery in Stafford after a man was dropped off at the emergency room with a gunshot wound to his hand.
Section of Lansdowne Road closed next week
There are going to be daytime closures on a section of Lansdowne Road over a several-day stretch next week,
Man sentenced in city standoff
A man who shot one of his neighbors before engaging in a six-hour standoff with police was ordered to serve 20 years in prison.
City courts move to new digs
Courts will begin operations in a new, three-story brick building on Tuesday.
Police: Man used fake bill at McDonald's
The employee immediately knew that the bill was fake because it felt like cardboard and looked strange, police said.
Home invasion reported in Fredericksburg
Three men forced their way in, police said. One with a handgun ordered the resident to the floor.
Fires heavily damage two area homes
Two fires ravaged homes in both Fredericksburg and Stafford County Tuesday night, displacing both families after the fires were extinguished.
BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Defense sparks Chargers' win
WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Devils seize control of ACC
MLB: Workouts open with optimism
PRO BASKETBALL: Wizards end road skid
ACC REPORT: Anderson earns conference honors
BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Cavaliers hold off Knights
GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Cavaliers advance to face Courtland in semifinal round
HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFF PAIRINGS
GYMNASTICS NOTEPAD: Stafford County gymnasts eye state medals
SWIMMING NOTEPAD: Locals do well at DAC meet
TOP HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING TIMES
LOCAL ATHLETES IN COLLEGE: Melkun shines at ODAC championships
NBA NOTES: Pacers' Granger close to return
MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Hoyas thwart Marquette
COLLEGE BASKETBALL NOTES: Indiana still No. 1 in poll despite loss
MLB NOTES: Bourn, Indians agree to contract
NFL NOTES: Vick trades pay for shot to start
American Ligety wins second gold medal of worlds
SPORTS BRIEFS: Williams can regain top ranking at Qatar Open