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  1. Team SIG Member Lena Miculek Named NRA World Shooting Ladies ChampionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | AmmoLand

    ... sport are what makes it so great." Up next for Miculek will be the A 3-Gun Nation Nationals on October 7-8, 2016, in Alton, Virginia. SIG SAUER, Inc. is a New Hampshire-based weapons systems provider leading the industry in American innovation, ...

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  2. 3GN Championship & Shooting Sports Expo headed to VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | AmmoLand

    The 3-Gun Nation Championship & Shooting Sports Expo is coming to Virginia International Raceway Oct. 7-9 in Alton, Virginia. This expo will feature several levels of competition from amateur, semi-pro and professional 3-Gun shooters.

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  3. Bond revoked for Nathalie suspect in series of crimesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 19 | SoVaNow.com

    ... originate from a March 2015 offense date. Squires' trial will return to court in January. Also, Gerald Scott Jett of Alton pleaded guilty to charges of strangulation, assault and battery on a family member and damaging a phone line to prevent a 911 ...

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  4. Ridgeway's Matt Bowling wins second-straight South Boston Speedway ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 18 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... after he crashed on lap 68 while battling defending NASCAR Whelen All American Series National Champion Lee Pulliam of Alton for the lead. Pulliam started 20th in the first race and surged past Bowling to take the lead on lap 58. From there, Pulliam ...

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  5. Sallie Mae Surprises Family with $90,000 for College on Season Premiere of The Rachael Ray ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 12 | Business Wire

    Culley Family Gained National Attention When They Fulfilled Promise to Best Friend Who Passed Away by Taking Custody of Her Six Children The Culley Family of Alton, Virginia, on The Rachael Ray Show, about to be surprised with $90,000 for college from Sallie Mae and Upromise. )--Sallie Mae - the nation's saving, planning, and paying for college company - today surprised the Culley family of Alton, Virginia, with $90,000 for college on the season 11 premiere of The Rachael Ray Show .

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  6. In the newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    Stephanie Culley of Alton, Va., a mother of three, made good on a promise to a high school friend who died of breast cancer and adopted her six children, saying the arrangement scared her at first, but now 'it's so much better than anything I had in my head.'

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  7. Couple gets full custody of 6 kids who lost mom to breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    The story from Alton, Virginia made national headlines for its incredible act of altruism and friendship. Stephanie Culley and Beth Laitkep had been friends since high school.

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  8. Mom of 3 adopts friend's 6 kids after her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A Virginia mom of three is now a mom of nine, after honoring her friend's dying wish to adopt her six children. "We started dancing as soon as the judge made his ruling," Stephanie Culley of Alton, Virginia, told ABC News.

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  9. Mom of 3 Adopts Friend's 6 Kids After Her DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | ABC News

    A Virginia mom of three is now a mom of nine, after honoring her friend's dying wish to adopt her six children. "We started dancing as soon as the judge made his ruling," Stephanie Culley of Alton, Virginia, told ABC News.

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  10. Come TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    Saturday, the children of Donnie and Stephanie Culley of Alton strolled the grounds of Constitution Square when they looked up and saw a life-size picture of Beth Laitkep, who died May 19 at the age of 39. Laitkep, who lost her life to breast cancer, was mother to six of the children in the Culley family, which through adoption proceedings will grow to nine children in all - that is, if a court agrees to keep the blended family intact. The Culleys are seeking to adopt Laitkep's children, fulfilling a vow made by Stephanie to her close friend to ensure that her children would be cared for and loved after her death.

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  11. TURNER, Banks F.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    ... Georgia passed away on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at the Wellstar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta. Born January 1930 in Alton, Virginia, he was the son of the late Andrew Stephen Turner and Myrtle Ruth Barker Turner. Mr. Turner served 1951 to 1976 in ...

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  12. A dying mother of 6 begs her friend: a Will you take my babies?aRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... she was leaving behind. " 'Will you take my babies? Will you do this for me?' " 39-year-old Stephanie Culley, from Alton, Virginia, said her friend, Beth Laitkep, asked her. "I told her yes, I would do it in a heartbeat." Laitkep, a single mother to ...

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  13. A dying mother of 6 begs her friend: a Will you take my babies?aRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... she was leaving behind. " 'Will you take my babies? Will you do this for me?' " 39-year-old Stephanie Culley, from Alton, Virginia, said her friend, Beth Laitkep, asked her. "I told her yes, I would do it in a heartbeat." Laitkep, a single mother to ...

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  14. Mother of 3 takes on friend's 6 children after death - Dog to be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Fox News

    ... kids when Laitkep died in May at age 39. Luckily, Donnie is a construction worker who happened to have built their Alton, Virginia, home with enough bedrooms to fit everybody. "There was some higher power working here, everything just sort of fell ...

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  15. A touching story of loyalty and loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    It was a heart-wrenching moment for two best friends - one lying in a hospital bed, the other sitting by her side. "'Will you take my babies? Will you do this for me?'" 39-year-old Stephanie Culley, from Alton, Virginia, said her friend, Beth Laitkep, asked her.

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  16. Virginia Mom of 3 Adopts Dying Friend's 6 ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | MSN Living

    ... 14, Jaxson, 11, Dallas, 10, Lily, 5, and Ace, 1, joined Culley, her husband Donnie and their three children in their Alton, Virginia, home in April after Laitkep received news that her breast cancer had spread to her spine and brain. Laitkep knew ...

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  17. The moment a dying mother begged her friend: 'Will you take my babies?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    It was a heart-wrenching moment for two best friends - one lying in a hospital bed, the other sitting by her side. "'Will you take my babies? Will you do this for me?'" 39-year-old Stephanie Culley, from Alton, Virginia, said her friend, Beth Laitkep, asked her.

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  18. The 'heartbreaking' moment a dying Virginia mom begged her friend: 'Will you take my babies?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... lives she was leaving behind. "'Will you take my babies? Will you do this for me?'" 39-year-old Stephanie Culley, from Alton, Virginia, said her friend, Beth Laitkep, asked her. "I told her yes, I would do it in a heartbeat." Laitkep, a single ...

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  19. Virginia Mom of 3 Adopts Dying Friend's 6 Children: 'We Love Them Like Our Own'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | People

    ... 14, Jaxson, 11, Dallas, 10, Lily, 5, and Ace, 1, joined Culley, her husband Donnie and their three children in their Alton, Virginia, home in April after Laitkep received news that her breast cancer had spread to her spine and brain. Laitkep knew ...

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  20. Jankowski advances to 3-Gun Nation Pro Series Event 8 to be held in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | The Batavian

    Eugene Jankowski Jr. has advanced from 3-Gun Nation Semi-Pro to the 3-Gun Nation Pro Series Event 8 to be held at Virginia International Raceway, Alton, Va., the end of this month. A total of eight Pro events are held and each event comprises one, half-hour episode of 3-Gun Nation television airing sometime in July.

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