Charles City County Newswire

Charles City County Newswire

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  1. Virginia Book NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    ... Chicago Review Press, $26.99). The 1840 contest resulted in the election of two wealthy natives of Charles City County: William Henry Harrison as president and John Tyler as vice president after a campaign that included mass entertainment. Harrison ...

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  2. New Kent fire crews respond to brush fire spanning several acresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | NBC12

    ... hrough the woods and farmland in the area. New Kent fire crews are receiving help from Henrico, Hanover, Charles City County, West Point, and the Department of Forestry. Crews are also using a state police helicopter to see where the fire spread.

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  3. VA officer fires shot at evade, elude suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | NBC12

    ... driver was not physically injured, according to police. The driver, 18-year-old Samuel James Byrnes, of Charles City County, came back to the area around 8:40 p.m. and turned himself into the officers investigating the incident. Byrnes was arrested ...

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  4. Winds knock out power to hundreds in Richmond regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Powhatan Today

    At 9:30 a.m., 722 customers were without power in Central Virginia, according to the company's online outage map. Most of those without service are in Richmond, New Kent County and Charles City County.

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  5. Broadband work to start within three months in Pittsylvania CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Charles City County Administrator Zach Trogdon said most of their residents were using the fiber optic internet service from SCS Broadband, because they had to build towers to install the wireless equipment.

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  6. House unveils plans to help small school divisions cope with falling enrollment, fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Se'Kerria Syndnor, 5, gives a high-five to Dr. Marcus Newsome, superintendent of Petersburg public schools, as she and others arrive at Walnut Hill Elementary School in Petersburg on Tuesday.

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  7. Supervisors award contract to bring broadband to rural Pittsylvania CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Stewart said. Plans start at $34.95. SCS Broadband is a company that Rowe is very familiar with. As Charles City County planning director, Rowe brought the company into the area in 2015 to bring internet to the underserved areas of the county, ...

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  8. Jennifer McClellan wins Virginiaa s 9th Senate District electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... District in last November's election. The 9th Virginia Senate district is made up of parts of Richmond, Charles City County, Hanover County, and Henrico County. Richmond isn't just another average city -- it's a great place to live, work, play, and ...

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  9. Jennifer McClellan wins Virginia's 9th Senate District seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    ... is a heavily Democratic district, made up of parts of Richmond, Henrico, and Hanover, along with all of Charles City County.

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  10. Jennifer L. McClellan and Corey Maurice FauconierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | NBC12

    ... is now Virginia's representative in the 4th District in the U.S. House. The 9th District includes Charles City County, parts of Hanover and Henrico counties, and part of the city of Richmond. In the 22nd Senate District, three candidates -- Democrat ...

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  11. 9th Senate District seat up for grabs in special election TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    Voters across Central Virginia will head to the polls Tuesday for a special election to decide who will represent the 9th Senate District in the General Assembly. The heavily Democratic district is made up of parts of Richmond, Henrico, and Hanover, along with all of Charles City County.

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  12. Contacting your legislatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... to fill McEachin's former seat in Senate District 9, made up of parts of Henrico, Richmond, Hanover and Charles City County. Del. Jennifer L. McClellan, D-Richmond, faces Libertarian Corey Fauconier in the special election.

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  13. Man killed in single-vehicle crash in Charles City CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The accident occurred when Greene ran off the road to the left and hit a tree while traveling north on Courthouse Road, also called Route 155 in Charles City County. Greene was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

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  14. Man killed after car strikes tree in Charles City CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    The accident occurred a little before 9:15 p.m. on the 5800 block of Courthouse Road just south of Route 612. Police say a 2008 Acura TL was traveling north when it ran off the road to the left and struck a tree.

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  15. Providence Forge man killed in Charles City County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | NBC12

    Officers say 21-year-old Kennedy O. Greene, of Providence Forge, was driving a 2008 Acura TL in the 5800 block of Courthouse Road, near Route 612. The driver lost control of the car, causing it to run off the left side of the road and hit a tree. The crash happened around 9:12 p.m. Saturday.

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  16. Generic Fatal AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Virginia State Police are on scene of a single-vehicle fatal crash in the of 5800 block of Courthouse Road in Charles City County. Richmond isn't just another average city -- it's a great place to live, work, play, and love.

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  17. Close-up of an officer's badge with the police lights on the car flashing in the backgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    Sgt. Steve Vick with Virginia State Police said troopers were called to the 5800 block of Courthouse Road in Charles City County around 9:10 pm.

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  18. At least 1 dead in single vehicle crash in Charles City CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | NBC12

    A Central Virginia man wanted to take control of his health, but there was one significant road block standing in the way of him exercising the way he wanted to. A Central Virginia man wanted to take control of his health, but there was one significant road block standing in the way of him exercising the way he wanted to.

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  19. Home Depot extends date of plant's closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    The Home Depot's cabinet refacing plant in Charles City County will now close the first week of March, the home improvements retailer said Tuesday. The chain initially had said the plant would close at the end of January.

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  20. Home Depot to close Charles City County facility, resulting in 70 layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    Home improvement retailer The Home Depot is planning to close a cabinet refacing plant in Charles City County, resulting in 70 job losses. The company, a major retailer with more than 2,200 stores in North America, notified employees at the plant on Friday that it would close at the end of January.

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