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  1. For black veterans, a long fight for equality: 'They thought black soldiers couldn't fight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Service medals and awards received by Charles Felder during his time in the armed forces.

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  2. Man who tried to drown himself in pool is suing the people who pulled him outRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    When he was made assistant manager of a pool in Fairfax, Virginia, two years ago, Mateusz Fijalkowski spoke barely any English and did not know how to swim.

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  3. EDITORIAL: Would a merger help Martinsville's finances?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Martinsville needs money. That shouldn't come as a shock to anyone. As it stands, the city faces a shortfall of just under $2 million.

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  4. Bill would 'gut' local control over cell towers, cities, counties sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Sen. Ryan McDougle, R-Hanover, left, and Del. Terry G. Kilgore, R-Scott, right, confer in a private room during a meeting of the Senate Commerce and Labor committee inside the Pocahontas Building in Richmond, VA Monday, Feb. 19, 2018.

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  5. Culpeper man sentenced in $11 million VDOT bribery schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A former Superintendent of Culpeper's VDOT's headquarters in Burke was sentenced Friday in federal court to seven years in prison for his involvement in a bribery scheme.

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  6. House backs unusual tax breaks for job creation in hard-hit localitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Del. James W. Morefield, R-Tazewell, smiles after House Bill 222 gained preliminary approval Monday in the House of Delegates.

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  7. Virginia school system's appeals process leaves some minorities outRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The competition is fierce. Acceptance, some parents believe, can be the key to getting into prestigious Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, a magnet school that routinely sends graduates to the most competitive colleges.

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  8. Virginia House approves new sexual harassment policy after heated...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Del. Vivian E. Watts, D-Fairfax, right, discussed legislation dealing with sexual harassment Thursday on the House floor.

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  9. Nurse practitioner bill squeezes through first committee, but with steep training requirement tacked onRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Nurse practitioners and doctors appeared Thursday at the meeting of the House Health, Welfare and Institutions subcommittee in support of and opposition to a bill that would allow nurse practitioners to expand the scope of their practices.

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  10. Push for new sexual harassment policy leads to parliamentary clash in Virginia HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Del. Roxann L. Robinson, R-Chesterfield, speaks, for her bill calling for sexual harassment training for the legislative branch of state government.

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  11. House of Delegates panel nixes tax on Netflix, other streaming servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Members of a Virginia General Assembly committee pressed pause on a bill that would tax streaming services like Netflix, Hulu and Spotify.

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  12. State briefs for Sunday, Jan. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Norfolk's 7-1 vote Tuesday advances the effort to replace the 200-acre area that encompasses the Tidewater Gardens, Calvert Square and Young Terrace public housing communities with a mixed-use development featuring mixed-income communities, The Virginian-Pilot reported.

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  13. Senate panel defeats bill on abortion accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The House Rules Committee meets at 3:30 on the ground floor of the Pocahontas Building.

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  14. Lt. Gov.-elect Justin Fairfax says he'll break ties 'in favor of progress'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Lt. Gov.-elect Justin Fairfax addresses the Legislative Black Caucus during a news conference at the Pocahontas Building in Richmond on Wednesday, the first day of the legislative session.

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  15. Northam picks Fairfax business leader, former Obama appointee as Commerce and Trade secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Gov.-elect Ralph Northam has picked a Northern Virginia business leader with an extensive rA sumA to be secretary of Commerce and Trade, but he's leaving another Cabinet slot vacant by splitting the duties of Technology secretary in other parts of the executive branch.

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  16. Virginia bills filed so far cover topics ranging from beer at bed and breakfasts to Jet Skis on lakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Republican members of the House Privileges and Elections subcommittee vote against reporting one of several redistricting bills they considered during a meeting inside the General Assembly Building in Richmond on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017.

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  17. Lieutenant governor-elect Justin Fairfax names former Kaine aide as chief of staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    During a gubernatorial campaign post-mortem in November 2005, Larry Sabato and Ken Hutchinson campaign manager for Republican Jerry Kilgore , listened to Larry Roberts chairman of Democrat Tim Kaine's campaign.

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  18. Elections gone wild: The teen who messed up his absentee ballot, creating Virginia's last tied raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A Washington Post story from 1971 about Stephen Burns's ballot sits on a table in his home in Washington.

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  19. He ran a county of 73,000 - now he'll oversee Fairfax, population 1.1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    James City County Administrator Bryan Hill is given a farewell hug by Linda Hodges following a monthly "Coffee with the Administrator."

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  20. A contractor hired a hit man to kill a Virginia homeowner. The hit man was a cop.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Daniel Jamison, a home remodeling contractor, was convicted of soliciting the murder of one of his clients.

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