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  1. Schools Host Tours For Private College WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily News-Record

    His indecisiveness is one reason why the rising senior at Rockbridge County High School in Lexington is participating in Virginia Private College Week, which began Monday and continues through Saturday. "I think Private College Week is a great way to get out," Allen said Wednesday while on a tour of EMU.

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  2. W&L's mock convention gets it right again with Trump nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... W&L's reputation for getting it right has helped its students recruit high-profile national politicians to Lexington to speak at the gathering. Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney and former U.S. House speaker and presidential candidate Newt ...

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  3. Rocca Bar Ristorante Annouces New Authentic Italian MenuRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | PR Log

    LEXINGTON, Va. - July 21, 2016 - PRLog -- Guests frequenting Rocca Bar Ristorante will encounter a new authentic vibe as the the restaurant debuts a more traditional Italian menu.

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  4. Rockbridge social services board considers interim director, while...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... calling for an outside investigation into conditions at agency, which serves Rockbridge County and the cities of Lexington and Buena Vista. "I think given the severity of the problems and the terrible nature of the findings, there needs to be an ...

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  5. Inspirational concert and cheque presentationRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | Londonderry Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The city was treated to a night of magnificent singing on Monday, April 18, when visiting choir, Washington & Lee University Singers, from Lexington, Virginia, joined forces with ladies vocal group, Allegri, for an event in First Derry Presbyterian Church.

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  6. USEA Announces Intercollegiate Eventing Championship Will Return To Virginia Horse Trials In 2017Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Chronicle of the Horse

    The U.S. Eventing Association and the Virginia Horse Trials announced July 13 that the USEA Intercollegiate Eventing Championship will return to the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington, Va., in May 2017. "The USEA is thrilled to have the Intercollegiate Championship return to the Virginia Horse Trials next year," said USEA CEO Rob Burk.

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  7. As Reclassification Looms, Harrisonburg's Playoff Future FuzzyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Daily News-Record

    ... and tear on the students as opposed to wear and tear on a bus or gas." Rockbridge County High School is located in Lexington, roughly 40 miles south of Lee. Leach said the potential increase in travel for the Valley District isn't a concern. "Some ...

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  8. Child abuse reports ignored by Rockbridge social services, report findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... an internal review has found. Some of the reports were fed into a paper shredder, never to be investigated by the Lexington-based agency. Of the 41 problems identified in the report, "of utmost concern" was evidence that a former department ...

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  9. Camp workers say they were fired for rescuing injured bald eagleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Two Boy Scout camp employees say they were fired after trying to rescue an injured bald eagle. Jeremy and Eliana Bookbinder are quoted by The Washington Post as saying they were fired last month at Camp Marriott in the Goshen Scout Reservation, about 20 miles from Lexington, Virginia.

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  10. 2 Boy Scout workers fired after trying to save injured bald eagleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Island Packet

    Jeremy and Eliana Bookbinder at Camp Marriott, a Boy Scout camp in the Goshen Scout Reservation, about 20 miles from Lexington, Virginia, lost their jobs after disobeying their boss and trying to rescue an injured bald eagle. The injured bald eagle was covered in flies and unable to flap its wings, making its capture "scarily easy," said Eliana Bookbinder.

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  11. Camp workers say fired for rescuing injured bald eagleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Texarkana Gazette

    Jeremy and Eliana Bookbinder are quoted by The Washington Post as saying they were fired last month at Camp Marriott in the Goshen Scout Reservation, about 20 miles from Lexington, Va. Eliana Bookbinder says she and her brother took the injured bird to a wildlife rehabilitation center after she found it, despite being told by her boss not to.

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  12. Two Va. camp workers say they were fired after trying to rescue an injured bald eagleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Powhatan Today

    Jeremy and Eliana Bookbinder tell The Washington Post the incident happened last month at Camp Marriott in the Goshen Scout Reservation, about 20 miles from Lexington, Virginia. Eliana Bookbinder says she and her brother took the injured bird to a wildlife rehabilitation center after she found it, despite being told by her boss not to.

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  13. 'I could not leave this eagle out here': Boy Scout camp employees ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | National Post

    It was nearing 6 p.m. one Sunday last month when Jeremy and Eliana Bookbinder heard about an injured hawk on a hiking trail not far from the camp where they were working. The 20-year-old twins, from Prince George's County, were at Camp Marriott, a Boy Scout camp in the Goshen Scout Reservation, about 20 miles from Lexington, Virginia.

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  14. 2 Boy Scout camp employees fired after trying to rescue an injured bald eagleRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Anchorage Daily News

    Jeremy and Eliana Bookbinder at Camp Marriott, a Boy Scout camp in the Goshen Scout Reservation, about 20 miles from Lexington, Va. It was nearing 6 p.m. one Sunday last month when Jeremy and Eliana Bookbinder heard about an injured hawk on a hiking trail not far from the camp where they were working.

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  15. Camp Wahoo: A Tradition RebornRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Crozet Gazette

    ... athletic director at U.Va. and then at Notre Dame, and was eventually commissioner of the ACC.) After a stint in Lexington, the camp faded away, only to be revived again years later at a Corrigan family gathering. "At a family reunion in 2001, ...

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  16. Growing Trend: Food-Sharing ClubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2008 | Southern Living

    ... really neat." Pass Along The Bounty The exchange of fresh produce comes with everyday life in this community near Lexington, Virginia. Resident Joan Potter says, "I work in a three-person office, and all of us have gardens. Whoever has extra green ...

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  17. More Americans were this age than any other in 2015, Census reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Effingham Herald

    ... and Jefferson, Washington, and Ontonagon, Michigan, which tied at 57.3 years. The three youngest counties are Lexington, Virginia, at a median age of 22.4 years; Madison, Idaho, at 23.2 years; and Kusilvak Census Area, Arkansas, at 23.2 years. The ...

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  18. The lingering stain after the flags come downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Washington Post

    A statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee on the main floor of the Lee Chapel at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va.

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  19. More Americans were this age than any other in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Deseret News

    ... and Jefferson, Washington, and Ontonagon, Michigan, which tied at 57.3 years. The three youngest counties are Lexington, Virginia, at a median age of 22.4 years; Madison, Idaho, at 23.2 years; and Kusilvak Census Area, Arkansas, at 23.2 years. The ...

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  20. U.N. Reveals Why Its Military-Style Vehicles Were Spotted in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | TheBlaze.com

    A number of military-style United Nations vehicles were spotted on Interstate 81, near Lexington, Virginia, earlier this week, sparking some conspiracy theories to surface. The presence of the large white vehicles caused one observer to suggest they are "being to use against Americans," but the truth was much less controversial.

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