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Warrenton Town Council talks website, economic development
Warrenton Town Council members recently discussed two issues that figured into May's election: the town's website and economic development.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Woman killed in Culpeper crash A Fauquier County woman was killed...
A Fauquier County woman was killed Friday when her car struck a tractor-trailer on U.S. 29 at Elkwood in Culpeper County. According to Virginia State Police Sgt.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Culpeper Police Investigate Armed Robbery
The Culpeper Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred on September 10, 2014 on the 200 block of E. Davis Street. The crime occurred around 10:50 p.m. An employee of a business located on the 200 block of E. Davis St. was walking outside behind the businesses when he was approached by a black male with what appeared to be a handgun.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Culpeper planners OK rezoning request For Culpeper in this day and...
For Culpeper in this day and time it was a real anomaly - a landowner seeking to downzone a parcel of land adjacent to town. But that's what happened at Wednesday night's Culpeper County Planning Commission meeting and the request was recommended for approval.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Culpeper Lawyera s License Suspended
The license of a Culpeper lawyer has been suspended. The action against Angela Marie Hensley comes from the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Culpeper circle off to halting start Culpeper's first traffic circle...
While southbound traffic flowed relatively smoothly from James Madison Highway onto Main Street, motorists coming into town on State Route 229 faced double the wait they had previously experienced with the old traffic-light system. The Route 229 problem stemmed from a temporary stop sign placed at the entrance of the roundabout, which caused motorists to come to a complete stop and wait for breaks in James Madison Highway traffic before entering the single circle lane now open.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Outcry stifles Culpeper noise-law changes Culpeper County's noise...
And it is more restrictive than it would have been had not a public uproar forced at least two members of the Board of Supervisors to change their position and vote down several proposed changes to the three-year-old ordinance. At the end of a marathon four-hour meeting Tuesday night in a circus-like atmosphere where 38 speakers came to the podium during a public hearing, the supervisors voted 61 to table the changes indefinitely, or at least until a federal appeals case on the subject is decided.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Culpeper bypass budget news positive If a two-lane roadbed is used,...
If a two-lane roadbed is used, estimates are that the western outer loop could be built with the $15.2 million available.
Culpeper inmate takes four-story leap off jail in an escape attempt
By Wally Bunker Contributing Writer A Culpeper County Jail inmate jumped four stories from the roof in a Labor Day escape attempt.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Police capture escaped Culpeper inmate
A full search wa s on for escaped inmate Horace Thompson Owens Jr., who escaped today from the Culpeper County Jail.
Culpeper Authorities Search For Escaped Inmate
Culpeper police are searching for inmate Horace Thompson Owens Jr. after he escaped from the Culpeper County Jail Monday afternoon.
Inmate escapes from Culpeper jail
Police helicopter and K9 units are searching for Horace Thompson Owens Junior. The sheriff's office did not detail how Owens managed to escape.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Culpeper police promote trio Eight-year veteran Jeff Dodson has been...
"This is certainly an important day for the department and for each newly promoted officer, but also an important day for the entire community as now they will begin new roles and take on additional responsibilities," Chief Chris Jenkins said during the recent ceremony.
Former mayor appeals sexual battery conviction Former Culpeper Mayor...
Coleman's attorney, Rex Edwards, filed that appeal Friday and the case will now move from district court to circuit court.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Culpeper drivers may face delays Motorists traveling Culpeper's Blue...
Motorists traveling Culpeper's Blue Ridge Avenue should expect delays and possible detours beginning on Sept.
Madison's Only Public Transit Service Short on Funds
The Foothills Express that carries people from Madison County and Culpeper to Charlottesville saw a drop in state funding this year, and local funds cannot cover the difference.
The day in photos: Aug. 27, 2014
The World War II B-17 bomber, "Sentimental Journey," casts a shadow as it flies over fields outside of Culpeper, Va.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Town of Culpeper to Replace South Blue Ridge Ave. Storm Sewer
The Town of Culpeper will begin replacing a deteriorated 12 inch storm sewer along South Blue Ridge Avenue on September 8, 2014.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
UVa Medical Center Celebrates as Pegasus Turns 30
Three decades ago Pegasus made its debut and now after dozens of upgrades in technology the UVa Medical Center is celebrating 30 years of service.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Since the incident in Ferguson there's been a lot of speculation about militarizing police.