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Danville, Virginia is located in Danville County. Zip codes in Danville, VA include 24540, 24543, and 24541. The median home price in Danville is $84,900. More Danville information.

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Obama Seeks Inmates Worthy Of Commutation Power

Obama has directed the Justice Department to improve its clemency recommendation process and recruit more applications from convicts, White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler said Tuesday.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Fox News

Obama corrects record for inmate given extra prison time over typo in paperwork

President Obama has shaved a few years off the sentence of a federal inmate who mistakenly received a longer prison term because of a typo -- a typo that would have meant three-and-a-half more years in prison if it hadn't been caught.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Paddock Talk

Maserati Trofeo Take To The Track For Season Five

The 2014 Maserati Trofeo MC World Series officially got underway with the Vallelunga shakedown on 12-13 April.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Future of GOK International Unknown After Temporary Shutdown

A Ringgold Company that planned to create 300 jobs and received a million dollar grant from the Tobacco Commission is closing its doors at least for now.

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WSET-TV Lynchburg

The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region Awards Autism Education Grants

This month is National Autism Awareness month, and two groups in Danville will receive a grant to help further their cause.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Washington Post

Joe Biden revs up his Twitter account. Herea s a look back at some of our favorite posts.

Campaigns and election years appear to be Biden's preferred time to tweet from this account.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Power Being Restored in Danville

Danville, VA - Danville Utilities reports an interruption in electrical service at its Southside substation has left about 1,600 customers, including Danville Regional Medical Center, without power.

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Contractor

'A poisoned ball spilling a trail of filth'

Duke Energy had reportedly pumped 61 million gallons of contaminated water into the river, according to the Charlotte News & Observer.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Southside Turns Blue for Autism

Danville, VA - All over the world on Wednesday people were lighting up their homes and business in blue in honor of World Autism Awareness Day Building Blocks Center for Children with Autism in Danville were using their blue lights and wore blue.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

WSOCTV

Duke Energy to begin coal ash cleanup today

Duke Energy will begin the long process Tuesday of removing the toxic sludge that spilled into the Dan River.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Danville Police Make Arrest in Shooting, Burglary

Danville, VA- Danville Police have arrested a man for a burglary turned shooting early Sunday morning.

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

WRIC-TV Richmond

NC power company to begin cleanup in Va. city

A North Carolina power company will begin cleaning up a large coal ash deposit from the Dan River in Danville next week.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Exhibit Tells Story of Civil Rights Movement in Danville

The exhibit is called Mapping Local Knowledge, Danville, Virginia 1963. It's at the Pittsylvania County Public Library History Research Center.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Target date set in housing transfer

Martinsville officials hope to be able to transfer the city's Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program to the Danville Redevelopment & Housing Authority effective July 1, the start of the next fiscal year.

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Triple Pundit

Towns Impacted by Dan River Coal Ash Spill Continue to Struggle

As North Carolina regulators press to have Duke Energy stripped of protections that would have limited the company's liability for cleanup of coal ash spills in two regional rivers, communities downstream are struggling to come to terms with the continuing impact of the cleanup and stigma from the pollution.

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

Burlington Times News

Third person charged in Caswell breaking and entering

A third person has been charged in connection with a break-in last month at a convenience store in Caswell County.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Danville assessing impact of ash spill

When a massive coal ash spill was swept down the Dan River through Danville, the toxic stew smudged this proud mill city's vision of building a new, diversified economic base.

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Sun Mar 23, 2014

Martinsville Bulletin

GOP legislators adamant on Medicaid, budget split

Many GOP lawmakers are heading back to Richmond for Monday's start of a special General Assembly session that they hope will end with a state budget - minus a Medicaid expansion provision.

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Sat Mar 22, 2014

WCAV

Va. City Downriver from Coal Ash Spill Suffers

When a massive coal ash spill was swept down the Dan River through Danville, the toxic stew smudged this proud mill city's vision for its future.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Pro-Russian forces storm Ukrainian base in Crimea

When a massive coal ash spill was swept down the Dan River through Danville, the toxic stew smudged this proud PORTSMOUTH, Va.

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