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  1. Gordonsville man killed in single-car crash A 49-year-old Orange...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    A 49-year-old Orange County man died Sunday evening from injuries after a single-car crash on U.S. 15 near the Gordonsville Municipal Airport, state police say. Timmy Ray Workman of Gordonsville was heading north on U.S. 15 in a 1994 Honda Civic at about 6:30 p.m. when he swerved to avoid a deer carcass in the highway, said Sgt.

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  2. Phyllis L. ChewningRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    Phyllis is survived by two brothers, Carlton B. Chewning Jr. and wife Frances of Orange, and Alvin W. Chewning of Spotsylvania County; four sisters, Loretta Williams of Chambersburg, Pa., Barbara Chewning and husband Sonny of Unionville, Gloria Pickering and husband Robert of Fredericksburg, and Anna Uridel of Stanley. She was also preceded in death by a brother, John Chewning, and a sister, Clara Powell.

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  3. Orange hopes to pick superintendent Monday The Orange County School...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    The Orange County School Board may be ready to make and announce its choice for the next schools superintendent early next week. School Board Vice Chairwoman Sherrie Page, when asked this week to estimate when the decision might be made, said the board "more than likely will have a decision and make an announcement next Monday."

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  4. Search teams look for missing teens Orange County law enforcement...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    About 150 volunteers resumed searching for missing teenagers Samantha Clarke of Orange and Alexis Murphy of Nelson County on Sunday in the Eheart area of Orange County. But nothing of significance was found said Mark Eggeman, the search and rescue coordinator with the Virginia Emergency Operations Center.

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  5. Search resumes Sunday in Orange County for missing teens Samantha...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    A joint search for Samantha Clarke, who has been missing since September 2010 and Alexis Murphy, who has been missing since last August, resumed Sunday in Orange County. About 150 trained search volunteers with the Virginia Department of Emergency Management are searching on 200 acres of property from a hunt club in the Eheart area of western Orange County, near Ruckersville.

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  6. Richard J. DickinsonRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    Richard Judson "Dickey" Dickinson, 72, of Barboursville went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, at the University of Virginia Medical Center. Born Oct. 13, 1942, in Spotsylvania County, he was the son of the late Lee and Lillie Howershell Dickinson.

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  7. Sharon A. PedersenRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    Sharon A. "Sheri" Pedersen died on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, at her residence in Locust Grove, after a four-year battle with cancer. Born on April 15, 1944, in Burbank, Calif., she was the daughter of the late Russell and Maxine Church of Boulder City, Nev.

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  8. Suspect in Orange boy's shooting calls death an 'accident' In an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    The man charged with murder in the death of a 10-year-old Orange County boy says the shooting was "a horrible accident." In an interview with The Free Lance-Star this week at the Central Virginia Regional Jail, Billy Joe Lee said he is being "railroaded" by authorities.

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  9. More school cuts possible, legislators say While K-12 education...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    While K12 education avoided recent state budget cuts, school board members should still keep something in their back pockets because additional cuts may be coming, the legislators said. The annual reception held recently at Spotsylvania County's school administrative offices gave area school officials a chance to tell the lawmakers what they would like to see from Richmond in the General Assembly session, which opens in January.

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  10. Orange planners endorse Germanna Foundation museum, library The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    The Orange County Planning Commission is supporting a plan to build a museum and library behind the Germanna Memorial Foundation's existing visitors center on State Route 3. The commissioners voted 40 Thursday to recommend that the Board of Supervisors approve a special-use permit to allow the building on agriculturally zoned land. Commissioner Jason Capelle was not present.

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  11. Orange man facing weapons charges A man seen walking away from the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    A man seen walking away from the scene of a traffic accident is now facing weapons charges in Orange County. William Lee Wells IV, 20, of Old Office Road, has been charged with possession of a stolen firearm, altering or destroying the serial number of a firearm, and eluding a law enforcement officer.

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  12. Joshua L. MorrisRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    Joshua Lamar Morris, 25, of Orange County died unexpectedly as the result of an automobile accident on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. Joshua was employed by Miller Lona Construction Co.

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  13. Milestones: Party like it's the 1960s and 1970s at Dragnet by Rob...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    SAY "Dragnet" to most people who went to high school here in the '60s or '70s and there's a pretty good chance you'll get a smile. The term applies to regularly scheduled dances that used a time-honored recipe for high school fun: Take one large room, then add students from grades eight to 12 and a live band.

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  14. Families of missing persons feel pain every day The family of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    For those who loved her, the years have passed excruciatingly slow and left them with an empty place time cannot heal. "All I do is sit at home by myself and wonder.

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  15. Graduation rate slips in Fredericksburg region The percentage of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    The percentage of Fredericksburg-area students who graduated from high school in four years dropped slightly this year, according to a recent Virginia Department of Education report. About 89.3 percent of the 6,187 local students who entered ninth grade in 2010 have graduated, down from 89.9 percent in the previous four-year cycle.

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  16. Robert E. NapierRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    Robert Ernest "Bobby" Napier, 80, of Fredericksburg went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014.

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  17. Orange planners against Dollar General rezoning The Orange County...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    The Orange County Planning Commission is recommending against a proposed rezoning for a Dollar General store on State Route 20 near Unionville. The rezoning request, made by local businessman Ken Dotson on behalf of JR LEX LLC, was to rezone some 3.2 acres from agricultural to general commercial to accommodate construction of a 9,100-square-foot Dollar General store there.

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  18. Bessie E. WilliamsRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    She was born April 11, 1932, in Spotsylvania County to the late Leon and Elizabeth Wright Lewis. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin W. Williams Sr.; two sons, John Edward Williams and Calvin W. Williams Jr.; two daughters, Margaret W. Johnson and Sheila R. Williams; and two sisters, Elizabeth Lewis and Katherine Rawlings.

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  19. Bessie E. WilliamsRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    She was born April 11, 1932, in Spotsylvania County to the late Leon and Elizabeth Wright Lewis. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin W. Williams Sr.; two sons, John Edward Williams and Calvin W. Williams Jr.; two daughters, Margaret W. Johnson and Sheila R. Williams; and two sisters, Elizabeth Lewis and Katherine Rawlings.

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  20. Thelma B. SanfordRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    She is survived by her husband, Richard Lewis Sanford, to whom she was married for 66 years; a son, Stephen Sanford and his wife, Norma, of Orange; a daughter, Cynthia Webster and her husband, O. Thomas, of Roanoke; six grandchildren, Anita Naff, Nathan Webster, Richard Sanford, William Sanford, Stephen Sanford and David Sanford; and five great-grandchildren, Ryan Sanford, Emily Sanford, Anna Sanford, Colton Naff and Carter Naff. She graduated from the public schools of Madison County and returned there to begin her teaching career, which spanned of 28 years.

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