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Feb 28, 2013
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Developer seeks delay on Spotsylvania office space
Just two months after his 98-unit townhouse development was approved, a local developer is asking Spotsylvania County to remove a requirement for office space at the site on Benchmark Road.
Crowded roads, airports expected
The busiest holiday travel period of the year is expected to more than live up to its reputation later this week.
New study calls out smartphone distractions
According to the study, it looks like drivers are talking less with phone in hand and using more hands-free technology.
Culpeper officer slain in 1885 honored
While attempting to arrest two men about 10 p.m. on Culpeper’s Davis Street on Sept. 23, 1885, Constable Benjamin Nalls was shot in the back of the head and killed.
Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78
Marion Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 died Sunday at the age of 78.
U.Va. suspends fraternal activities amid probe into sexual assaults
President Teresa Sullivan said in a letter to the university community that the Board of Visitors is scheduled to meet Tuesday to discuss the allegations contained in a Rolling Stone article
Have a virtual look at Battle of Fredericksburg
Students can explore video and audio clips, primary resources such as diaries and service records, and material that challenges users to think critically about the war and its profound effects.
Despite appearances, Spotsylvania VRE station remains on schedule
The area of Spotsylvania County’s future Virginia Railway Express station and a 1,500-space parking lot is still nothing more than a flat expanse of dirt.
Residents get revved up for Dominion Raceway
Spotsylvania’s Dominion Raceway saw its first action Saturday. Dozens of souped-up rides were there. Some with engines revving. There was live music and food.
Caroline mine petition under review
Law enforcement officials are looking into the authenticity of at least 100 names of Caroline County residents that appear on a petition in support of a proposed sand and gravel mine off U.S. 17.
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