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  1. Jury recommends 40 years for Blacksburg girl's killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 22 | Fredericksburg.com

    Montgomery County Commonwealth's Attorney Mary Pettitt talks about the outcome of the Natalie Keepers trial during a press conference in Christiansburg Friday. Accompanying Pettitt are from left; Montgomery County Sheriff Hank Partin, Blacksburg Police Chief Anthony Wilson and Chief Deputy Commonwealth's Attorney Patrick Jensen.

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  2. Pipeline protesters take to the trees near EllistonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    A sign hangs off Yellow Finch Lane in Montgomery County near where two protesters are sitting in trees to block work on the Mountain Valley Pipeline. Emily Satterwhite and Tina Badger look up and talk to tree sitter Lauren Bowman, 24, of Blacksburg in her stand in Montgomery County. 2 comments

  3. Toddler's popsicle-by-air marks milestone in U.S. drone deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    From her home in a wooded hollow in Virginia hill country, Brianna Smith and her two-year-old son Jack entered the aviation record books on Tuesday. Just six minutes after a technician from Alphabet Inc.'s Wing clicked the "Confirm Order" button on a smartphone app, a drone operated by the company had flown from a simulated store more than a mile away, hovered over her lawn and lowered the ice cream and Popsicle she'd ordered.

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  4. Airbnb to collect lodging tax in BlacksburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Airbnb will begin collecting the 7 percent lodging tax from its Blacksburg-based hosts on Aug. 1, according to an announcement from the company. The announcement means that the town and the company have officialized an agreement on the collection of the lodging tax that Blacksburg has long charged its hotels.

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  5. Eisenhauer sentenced to 50 years for murder of Nicole LovellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

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  6. Making the case for more dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Tombo Jones, left, and Robert Briggs set up the ground-control station before testing a drone for its ability to fly long distances on May 30 at Virginia Tech. Tombo Jones, a project manager for the Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership, checks in with a spotter before test flights begin.

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  7. Hokies notes: Silas Dzansi working with first team at left tackle,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Offensive lineman Silas Dzansi lets fans try on his helmet during a Virginia Tech football student appreciation practice in in Blacksburg Va Tuesday April 10 2018. Virginia Tech is secluded to hold it's annual Spring football game this Saturday April 14. Offensive lineman Silas Dzansi lets fans try on his helmet during a Virginia Tech football student appreciation practice in in Blacksburg Va Tuesday April 10 2018.

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  8. Saturday's running NFL Combine post: Cam Phillips hits the fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Tech wide receiver Cam Phillips catches a Josh Jackson pass for a 23 yard touchdown in the fourth quarter of the Virginia Tech - Pittsburgh football game in Blacksburg Va. Saturday November 18 2017.

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  9. Duke-Carolina rivalry takes center stage this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Duke's Marvin Bagley III grabs an offensive rebound over Virginia Tech's Devin Wilson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, in Blacksburg, Va. Duke's Marvin Bagley III grabs an offensive rebound over Virginia Tech's Devin Wilson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, in Blacksburg, Va.

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  10. Clarke's tip-in helps Hokies stun No. 5 Duke, 64-63Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Duke's Grayson Allen reaches for the ball on top of Virginia Tech's Justin Robinson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, in Blacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech head coach Buzz Williams reacts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Duke, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, in Blacksburg, Va.

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  11. Hokies continue winning ways, beat No. 15 Clemson 65-58Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Virginia Tech forward Kerry Blackshear Jr. guards Clemson guard Scott Spencer during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, in Blacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech's Justin Robinson scores past Clemson's Elijah Thomas during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Blacksburg Va., Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018.

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  12. Eisenhauer guilty in 13-year-old's murder: messages with second youth discussed murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Tammy Weeks, mother of Nicole Lovell, hugs Chief Deputy Commonwealth's Attorney Patrick Jensen after David Eisenhauer pleaded no contest in Montgomery County Circuit Court in Christiansburg, Va., Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. Tammy Weeks, mother of Nicole Lovell, hugs Chief Deputy Commonwealth's Attorney Patrick Jensen after David Eisenhauer pleaded no contest in Montgomery County Circuit Court in Christiansburg, Va., Friday, Feb. 9, 2018.

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  13. David Eisenhauer pleads no contest to murder of Nicole LovellRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Defendant David Eisenhauer enters Montgomery County Circuit Court in Christiansburg, Va., Wednesday, Feb. 7 2018. Eisenhauer is accused of killing 13-year-old Nicole Madison Lovell on Jan. 27, 2016.

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  14. Defense claim collapses in fourth day of murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Defendant David Eisenhauer and his defense attorney Tony Anderson stand in Montgomery County Circuit Court on Thursday, the fourth day of his trial. Attorneys Tony Anderson, left, and John Lichtenstein, center, discuss a displayed photograph from a Wytheville Walmart video camera as defendant David Eisenhauer, right, looks on.

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  15. Ellison, RichardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Richard William Ellison, 65, of Stafford, Virginia, valiantly ended his three-year battle with cancer on January 18, 2018. He was surrounded by his wife, brother, daughters, grandchildren, and loved ones.

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  16. Hokies fall to Seminoles, are now 0-5 against Top-50 RPI teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Kerry Blackshear Jr. of Virginia Tech drives to the basket past Christ Koumadje and Braian Angola of Florida State in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va., Saturday, Jan. 20 2018. Kerry Blackshear Jr. of Virginia Tech drives to the basket past Christ Koumadje and Braian Angola of Florida State in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va., Saturday, Jan. 20 2018.

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  17. Blackshear Jr.'s big day carries Hokies past Pitt 81-67Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Virginia Tech's Nickeil Alexander-Walker and Kerry Blackshear Jr. block a shot by Pittsburgh's Terrell Brown during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Blacksburg, Va. Saturday, Jan. 6 2018.

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  18. Cavaliers impose will on outmatched HokiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Virginia forward Mamadi Diakite shoots the ball against Virginia Tech guard Ahmed Hill during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, in Blacksburg, Va. Virginia center Jack Salt looks to pass against Virginia Tech forward Kerry Blackshear Jr. during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, in Blacksburg, Va.

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  19. In the region: Radford's Palmer named player of year in volleyballRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    Radford's Maddie Palmer has been named the state Division I player of the year by the sports information directors of Virginia colleges, becoming the first RU volleyball player to ever earn that honor. UVa's Veronica Latsko has been named the state Division I player of the year by the sports information directors of Virginia colleges, while UVa's Taryn Torres was chosen the rookie of the year.

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  20. Trump's turkeys join Obama's turkeys at new Virginia homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    Virginia Tech Poultry Science graduate student Mallory White watches over the presidential-pardoned turkey Drumstick in Gobbler's Rest on Wednesday. The public is invited to meet Drumstick and Wishbone on Sunday, Nov. 26, from noon to 5 p.m in the Livestock Judging Pavilion, 445 Plantation Road in Blacksburg, Va.

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