3 hrs ago
Volunteers expand, maintain area trails Nonprofit organization...
For six years, volunteers with the Fredericksburg Area Trail Management & User Group have built and maintained a network of trails along land bordering the Rappahannock River.
3 hrs ago
Back-to-school shopping not taxing Weekend tax exemption is for...
But Ethan's mom, Christal Cherry of Spotsylvania County, wasn't interested in buying video games on Friday - the first day of Virginia's sales tax holiday on school supplies, clothing and shoes.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Pencil in a tax break on supplies for school This year, the average...
Store shelves are sporting school supplies in abundance these days. But the costs of those pencils, backpacks, highlighters and calculators add up fast.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Hospitals offer two chances to give blood this week The Red Cross...
The Red Cross desperately needs blood-and there will be a chance to donate Tuesday at Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Thursday at Stafford Hospital, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. You can register to give blood here.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Spotsy elementary school gets deputy Courtland Elementary School in...
Courtland Elementary School in Spotsylvania County will be the first primary school in the immediate Fredericksburg area, and among a small number statewide, with its own sheriff's deputy.
Stars and Stripes
Deal will save Civil War land
The Civil War Trust and the Silver Cos., a Fredericksburg developer, have agreed to save a crucial part of the Chancellorsville battlefield.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Spotsy fugitive caught in Stafford A man who eluded the Spotsylvania...
A man who eluded the Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office Thursday morning was captured around 7:50 p.m. and is in custody.
Apartments going up at Courthouse Village Project will feature 36...
W.J. Vakos Cos. has broken ground on the newest phase of its Spotsylvania Courthouse Village project: a 66-unit apartment complex called Merchants Square.
Woman avoids prison term Woman who ran an unlicensed day care center...
A Spotsylvania County woman who ran an unlicensed day care center in her home has pleaded guilty to felony child neglect after a toddler in her care became covered with human bite marks.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Fredericksburg employer charged with using hidden camera to film job applicant undressing
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. A former employee of a Fredericksburg moving company is accused of using a hidden camera to film a job applicant trying on a company uniform without her consent.
Woman gets year in identify theft A Spotsylvania woman will spend one ...
Amber Nichole Dahmen, 29, was sentenced last week in Spotsylvania Circuit Court to nine years in prison with all but one year suspended.
Woman Tries on Uniform During Job Interview, Finds Hidden Camera
A Spotsylvania woman says she was asked to remove her clothes and try on a uniform during a job interview.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Man gets 30 years in stabbing death A Spotsylvania County man will...
David Edward Sealock, Jr., 25, was sentenced Tuesday to 40 years in prison, with 10 years suspended, for stabbing 26-year-old Robert Jones at least 11 times.
Gunshots fired into Spotswood homes Spotsylvania County authorities...
Deputies responded to the 500 block of Butternut Drive at 6:30 a.m. Sunday to find a home with several bullet holes, said Capt.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Crash claims Caroline man, injures woman A late night crash in...
A late night crash in Spotsylvania County left one man dead and a woman fighting for her life, police said.
Getting There: Virginia road maps are available for 2014-16 by Scott...
The Virginia Department of Transportation's 2014-2016 map of state roads celebrates the centennial of the Virginia Department of Forestry.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Prosthetics firm's move runs into a snag A Spotsylvania County...
A Spotsylvania County prosthetics company's plan to build a new, 5,000-square-foot office near the intersection of U.S. 1 and Harrison Road has been at a standstill because of parking issues.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Spotsylvania Part VI: A rooster's crow unleashed the slaughter
The beauty of a Virginia autumn belies the savage fighting and heavy loss of life that occurred across this landscape at Spotsylvania, Va.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Armed deputy OK'd for elementary school "Without that person being...
Spotsylvania County this week rejected a state grant that would have helped pay for unarmed security guards at two elementary schools.