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Feb 28, 2013
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Missing student case creates awareness at UMW
Students at the University of Mary Washington react to the missing student case at the University of Virginia.
Proposed development has 2,500 homes
Spotsylvania County residents this week raised various concerns with a proposed 2,500-home development that would be among the largest in the county.
Senate hopefuls give their pitches
Sen. Mark Warner and his Republican opponent Ed Gillespie touched on familiar themes of their campaigns during Friday's "Battleground Forum" co-sponsored by the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce.
UMW preparing to make budget cuts
The University of Mary Washington’s financial officers are preparing for cuts in the state-funded portion of the budget.
Police plead for public's help in U.Va. case
Police investigating the disappearance of a University of Virginia student said Friday that they have talked to a man they believe was with her in a bar the night she went missing but did not have enough information to arrest or detain him after searching his car and apartment.
Gordonsville man sought in shooting
Orange County authorities are seeking a Gordonsville man on several firearms charges following an incident in which shots were fired at a vehicle.
Orange planners against Dollar General rezoning
The Orange County Planning Commission is recommending against a proposed rezoning for a Dollar General store on State Route 20 near Unionville.
VRE shortfall could mean fare increases
VRE Operations Board members are concerned about the $3.9 million unfunded portion of the preliminary fiscal 2016 budget.
Donors give record amount to UMW
The University of Mary Washington had a banner year for fundraising during the past fiscal year.
City to open rail trail with abundant caution
Walking/biking trail opens in city, along with significant change at the intersection of Lafayette Boulevard and the Blue and Gray Parkway.
Costs cut to keep Route 630 project on track
In a bid to keep Stafford County's State Route 630 interchange project moving forward, the Virginia Department of Transportation has reduced the cost by $35 million.
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Wildcats zoned in to make state run
Disciplined, tough-minded approach leads to success for Mountain View.
NHL: Flyers skirt past fatigued Caps
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: ACC reunion for Anderson and Hairston
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: State tournament pairings
HIGH SCHOOL NOTEBOOK: Lowery to run for Midshipmen
STEVE DeSHAZO: District downers? Not so fast ...
HIGH SCHOOLS: Conquerors fall in NACA play
OUTDOORS: Drought, disease likely causes for drop in deer kill numbers
BASEBALL: Johnson's finale not likely his last
BASEBALL: Marlins spoil Haren's debut
BASEBALL NOTES: Davis' 2-run home run gives Orioles
COLLEGE NOTES: Police used pepper spray on players
REGION MEN: Maryland continues struggles on road
TOP-25 MEN: Hoyas show grit in overtimes
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Louisville defeats Seton Hall
UMW ROUNDUP: Eagles can’t handle Bridgewater’s ace
COLLEGE FOOTBALL NOTES: Aggies' Manziel out to protect name
NFL: Chiefs trade for 49ers quarterback
NFL NOTES: Bears’ tackle Webb facing drug charge
MLS: United to count on its core this season
NBA NOTES: Pacers' Hibbert, Warriors' Lee out following fight
ROUNDUP: Liberty deal Vaughn to Mystics for pick
GOLF NOTE: Miyazato forced out of HSBC event
NBA: Wizards fall to Pistons again