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Front Royal Police say register taken in armed robbery


Front Royal Police say register taken in armed robbery

FRONT ROYAL, Va – Front Royal police are investigating a Sunday armed robbery of T-C’s Family Store at 656 West 11th Street. Police Chief Norman Shiflett […]

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no responses. January 4, 2016 The River 95.3

Last day to apply for vacant Front Royal Council Seat


Last day to apply for vacant Front Royal Council Seat

FRONT ROYAL, Va – Today is the last day to apply to fill a vacant seat on the Front Royal Town Council. The vacancy, was created […]

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New bridge traffic shift delayed to Monday


New bridge traffic shift delayed to Monday

FRONT ROYAL, VA–At Tuesday’s Warren County Board of Supervisors meeting an official from VDOT’s Staunton District Office described the planned traffic pattern change area drivers have […]

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DMV announces 2 new special plates now available


DMV announces 2 new special plates now available

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Two new special license plates are now available to Virginia motorists. The Department of Motor Vehicles says its more than 200 options […]

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Virginia eyes new sentences after juries didn’t get key fact


Virginia eyes new sentences after juries didn’t get key fact

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia abolished parole in 1995, but judges weren’t required to tell jurors about that change until 2000. Now, Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s administration […]

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McAuliffe urged to meet dissidents during mission to Cuba


McAuliffe urged to meet dissidents during mission to Cuba

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — On the eve of Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s trade mission to Cuba, an incoming state lawmaker whose family fled the island 50 years […]

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Liberty University buys airport in Bedford County


Liberty University buys airport in Bedford County

  LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Liberty University has bought a small airport in Bedford County for $1.8 million. Assistant provost of aeronautics education Dave Young told […]

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Charles Town track sets record for wagering volume per race


Charles Town track sets record for wagering volume per race

  CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races has set an annual record for wagering volume per race. Penn National Gaming, Inc. […]

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Elkton man dies after being hit by train


Elkton man dies after being hit by train

HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — An Elkton man has died after being hit by a Norfolk Southern train. Virginia State Police Sgt. Les Tyler told media outlets […]

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no responses. January 2, 2016 Cooper

Traffic pattern change for northbound route 340/522


Traffic pattern change for northbound route 340/522

Northbound traffic on Route 340/522 (Shenandoah Avenue) in Warren County near Front Royal will begin using part of the newly constructed bridge over the Shenandoah River […]

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Cell phone refunds request due by 12/31/15


Cell phone refunds request due by 12/31/15

Time is running out to collect on money that’s owed to you by Sprint and Verizon.  Cell phone customers of both companies are looking at over […]

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no responses. December 31, 2015 The River 95.3

Autopsy: heart disorder felled training VMI cadet


Autopsy: heart disorder felled training VMI cadet

LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — An autopsy has found that a Virginia Military Institute cadet who collapsed during training died from a congenital heart disorder. Eighteen-year-old Sean […]

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