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Feb 28, 2013
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New stadium plan pitched to council
Under a proposal presented to Fredericksburg officials on Thursday, the partners seeking to build a baseball stadium complex would share revenues with the city in exchange for additional up-front financial help
Man, 75, to serve 5 years in child porn case
A 75-year-old Stafford County man was ordered Thursday to serve five years in prison for looking at child pornography.
Tax fraud nets area man prison term
A Stafford County man who operated an area tax preparation service was sentenced Thursday to 37 months in federal prison for preparing fraudulent tax returns.
Fire damages Spotsylvania business
A Spotsylvania County business suffered moderate damage in an early morning fire Thursday.
McDonnell testifies about marriage
McDonnell testified extensively about his troubled marriage Thursday at his public corruption trial.
Competition surfaces for Appomattox battle
Spotsylvania and Appomattox counties may battle it out for Civil War tourists in April.
Former Louisa priest dies in prison
A former Catholic priest serving time for embezzling money from two Louisa County churches where he served as pastor has died in prison.
Will trash drop-off site survive?
The board that oversees the regional landfill decided to kick a decision about the landfill’s struggling finances down the road.
Eight local companies make top 5,000 list
Eight local companies made the Inc 500 list of fastest growing companies in 2014.
Football team says thanks with pancakes
The Foxes, King George High School’s football team, is planning its fourth annual free pancake breakfast for the community Saturday.
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