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Petersburg, Virginia is located in Petersburg County. Zip codes in Petersburg, VA include 23804, 23803, and 23805. The median home price in Petersburg is $125,000. More Petersburg information.

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7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

The fall of Atlanta and Lincolna s reelection: a Game-changera or campaign myth?

In the summer of 1864, during the Civil War, the best political minds thought Abraham Lincoln's reelection chances were slim , including Lincoln himself .

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

NBC12

12 Investigates: Canceled concert patron want refunds

After months of advertising and planning a concert for gospel artist Tamela Mann was supposed to hosted at Zion Apostolic Christian memorial Petersburg.

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WRIC-TV Richmond

Over 5,000 Without Power in Colonial Heights, Petersburg

Dominion Virginia Power says that more than 5,000 are without power this morning in the Colonial Heights and Petersburg area.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

WTVR Richmond

SOL scores a mixed bag for area schools

The Department of Education released its Standards of Learning test results today, and the numbers reflect both gains and losses in local schools.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

WRIC-TV Richmond

Petersburg Students To Receive Free Breakfast, Lunch This Year

As the rest of Petersburg's boys and girls return to class next week, the school system announced Tuesday that all students will be offered free breakfast and lunch meals starting this school year.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

WCAV

Need to Know - Monday August 25, 2014

MCDONNELL CORRUPTION TRIAL: Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell spent Monday on the witness stand answering questions about his finances as prosecutors began their cross-examination.

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WRIC-TV Richmond

Petersburg Superintendent to Teachers and Community: "This is Our Time."

Today city and state leaders were on hand for Petersburg's annual Convocation, and change was the focus.

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WRVA-AM Richmond

Fort Lee On Lockdown

Fort Lee first responders responded to a report of a female Soldier with a gun inside the Combined Arms Support Command Headquarters, Bldg.

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WHAS11

Army's Fort Lee reports 'active shooter incident'

An "active shooter incident" was reported Monday morning at Fort Lee, an Army installation in Virginia, the post said on its website.

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KSBW-TV

'All clear' given after reports of Fort Lee shooter

The "all clear" has been given after an active shooter incident was reported Monday morning at Fort Lee, an Army installation in Virginia, the post said on its website.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Fillmore County Journal

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Retired Sgt. Major Ralph Jesse Hanson was born in Preston, Minn. on September 5, 1942 to the late Ralph H. & Francis J. Hanson.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

This Week in the Civil War

Confederates bent on control of the railroad supply line near Petersburg, Virginia, fought back against Union forces destroying tracks in the area 150 years ago in the Civil War.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WRIC-TV Richmond

Petersburg Destroys Blighted Properties In Attempt to Eradicate Drug Activity

On Tuesday, the Virginia National Guard demolished two homes on Dunlop Street. The city's goal is to destroy safe havens drug dealers other criminal activity.

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NBC12

Clinics in Colonial Heights and Petersburg part of data breach

NBC 12 is uncovering new details into a massive security breach that exposed 4.5 million medical patients' personal information to cyber thieves.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

NBC12

Clinics in Colonial Heights and Petersburg part of data breach

NBC 12 is uncovering new details into a massive security breach that exposed 4.5 million medical patients' personal information to cyber thieves.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

This Week in the Civil War

While Union Maj. Gen. William Sherman's forces were trying to outmaneuver Confederates defending Atlanta 150 years ago in the Civil War, the fighting also continued near Petersburg, Virginia.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Hopewell News

Delegate Dance wins Senate primary

Del. Rosalyn Dance, D-Petersburg, won the primary election with more than 45 percent of the vote on Saturday to fill the position of the Democratic candidate for the Virginia 16th Senate District, according to the Virginia Public Access Project.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

NBC12

Richmond speeding tickets cost most in Virginia

If you get a speeding ticket in Richmond, Colonial Heights or Petersburg, you'll pay more than most everywhere else in Virginia, according to a new study.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

WWWV-FM Charlottesville

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The chairman of the State Democratic Party is catching flak after his voice appeared on automated telephone calls that support one of the four candidates in today's Democratic firehouse primary for a State Senate seat.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Hopewell News

'Ithaca' transforms Old Towne Petersburg

A Petersburg pub and restaurant was closed for business on Tuesday to allow for the shooting of a new movie directed by famous actress Meg Ryan.

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