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23 hrs ago | NBC29

Augusta Tea Party to Speak out on Refugees at Detention Center

The debate is raging over what to do with seven Central American children at the Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Detention Center in Augusta County.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Daily News-Record

Supervisors: Migrant Kids No Burden

While people line up from both sides of the debate over housing migrant children at the Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center, the Augusta County Board of Supervisors is convinced the youth... To See This and Every Local Story from The Daily News-Record, Click Here to Become a Subscriber! Login to view the full story

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Rooftop Burglary at the Factory Antique Mall

The Augusta County Sheriff's Office is looking for two suspects who broke into the Factory Antique Mall.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

NBC29

Waynesboro Man Critically Injured After a Bar Brawl on West Main Street

A 28 year old man is in critical condition at the University of Virginia Medical Center after being hit by a car following a bar brawl in Waynesboro.

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Related Topix: Waynesboro, VA

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Augusta County Neighbors Protest Illegal Immigrants

These protestors, who gathered in Verona on Jul. 19, are making a lot of noise on either side of this issue.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration

Fri Jul 18, 2014

NBC29

ABC Opens Stores in Fishersville, Stuarts Draft

People in Augusta County have some new options when it comes to buying their liquor.

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Related Topix: Stuarts Draft, VA, Fishersville, VA, Waynesboro, VA

NBC29

Augusta County Women to Compete for Miss VA Senior

Women age 60 and over from all across the state are arriving in town with their costumes.

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WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Man Runs from Police and is Caught After Six Hour Search

Kay Norred is the News Director at WHSV, The Valley's FOX, and CBS the V. Kay joined the TV 3 news team in February of 2008.

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Related Topix: Waynesboro, VA

Thu Jul 17, 2014

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Virginia Boosts Ag Exports to Europe

The deal specifically points to animal feed and specialty foods boosting Virginia's agricultural products in Europe.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Rockingham County, VA

The Daily News Leader

Civil War Roundtable meeting

The Augusta County Civil War Roundtable will meet July 21 at Waynesboro Public Library.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

NBC29

Valley School, Government, & Business Leaders Discuss Education

The superintendents of Augusta County, Staunton, and Waynesboro schools, as well as the director of Ridgeview Christian School, answered questions on a panel Wednesday.

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NBC29

Valley Man Enters Plea Agreement, Sentenced on Attempted Capital Murder

A Shenandoah Valley man who tried to run over two sheriff's deputies with his car last summer will spend the next 10 years behind bars.

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WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Police: Man Arrested For Attempting to Break into Ex-Girlfriend's Home

Law enforcement arrested an Afton man after they say he tried to break into the home of his ex-girlfriend.

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Related Topix: Afton, VA, Raphine, VA

NBC29

New Bike Trail Planned for Augusta County

Riding to work on bicycle could be an option for people in Augusta County within the next few years.

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Related Topix: Fishersville, VA

Tue Jul 15, 2014

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Traffic Alert: Bridge Replacement in Augusta County

Starting on Tuesday, p art of Route 604 in Augusta County will be closed for bridge work.

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Related Topix: Greenville, VA

Mon Jul 14, 2014

NBC29

Joint Legislative Audit & Review Commission Meets in Richmond

Virginia is moving forward on making sure it fully funds state pension plans - but it's not going to be without playing a game of give-or-take with upcoming budgets.

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Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Retirement, Albemarle County, VA

NBC29

2 ABC Stores to Open in Augusta County

Two new Virginia ABC stores are opening this week in Augusta County. The official grand openings are scheduled for Friday.

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Related Topix: Fishersville, VA, Stuarts Draft, VA

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Charges Filed Against Man Involved in High-Speed Chase

Jovon Keys, 23, faces 10 charges after law enforcement says Keys led them on a high-speed chase, including some for having a gun and drugs in the car, as well as two counts of assault and battery.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Staunton, VA

Fri Jul 11, 2014

NBC29

Eric Bond Appointed Buffalo Gap High School Principal

Dr. Eric W. Bond, Division Superintendent of Augusta County Schools, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Ian Marshall as Principal of Buffalo Gap High School.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Eastern Mennonite University, Shenandoah University

NBC29

Verona Boy Dies after Toolbox Falls on Him

The Augusta County Sheriff's Office confirms what caused the death of a 9-year-old boy in Verona Thursday.

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