Fluvanna County Newswire

Fluvanna County Newswire

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  1. Staiger Seeks Fluvanna County School Board Seat as Write-In CandidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | NBC29

    Linda Staiger will run for the Fluvanna County School Board as a write-in candidate from the Columbia District, she announced. Staiger said she wants to become "a voice for tolerance, for encouraging children, and for bringing the schools and the community together."

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  2. Fluvanna County Selects Buyers for Two Closed Elementary SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | NBC29

    ... n to affordable housing, what are the needs the community has and how can we meet those needs," Jason Smith, Fluvanna County director of economic development, said.

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  3. Coronal Energy and Central Virginia Electric Cooperative Power Rural Virginia with Solar EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Business Wire

    ... solar-generated electricity into the power grid for the benefit of over 9,000 CVEC member owners in Fluvanna County and Goochland County, where the solar facilities are respectively located. Energy from both facilities will be procured by CVEC via ...

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  4. Blue Streaks Rally Past FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | The Daily News-Record

    ... and four aces, and senior middle hitter Lauren Fridley added four kills and seven aces for SHS (5-1). Fluvanna County 3, Broadway 1: Senior outside hitter Andrea Troyer finished with 15 kills and three aces, but Broadway dropped a 25-22, 25-21, ...

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  5. Fluvanna firefighters graduate from rigorous courseRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 24 | Fluvanna Review

    Thirteen Fluvanna firefighters from three Fluvanna County fire companies graduated Sunday from a tough college level class on how to fight fires. One firefighter from Albemarle County also graduated.

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  6. Food pantry issues challengeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 24 | Fluvanna Review

    ... as part of the challenge. FCSS needs $35,000 for its new setup. Counted toward that goal is $11,520 that Fluvanna County will pay to acquire one of its buildings. That leaves $23,480. FCSS hopes that each of the 26,000 residents of Fluvanna will ...

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  7. Fluvanna County Fair Gets UnderwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | NBC29

    An antique tractor pull, jalapeno eating contest, sheep shearing, popular displays in the Virginia Farm Bureau Women's Home Arts buildings; bull riding and barrel racing are among the entertainment in store for visitors to 4th Annual Fluvanna County Fair, Wednesday, August 16 through Saturday, August 19 at the Pleasant Grove Park, Pleasant Grove Drive, Palmyra . Throughout its four-day run, fairgoers will discover all sorts of fun and fabulous events to explore on a sizeable portion of the 969 acres of natural beauty which makes up Pleasant Grove Park; delicious fair foods to savor; thrilling competitions; 4-H livestock show; equine trials; continuous free entertainment on the Park Stage; one of Virginia's best midways, and much more.

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  8. FBS transfers fortify Spiders' strong receiving crewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... for 465 yards last season. Junior Tyler Wilkins (L.C. Bird High) made 40 catches. Senior Dashon Tibbs (Fluvanna County High), junior Dejon Brissett and senior Porter Abell were also involved, as were the tight ends, senior Garrett Hudson and junior ...

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  9. Community gathers for National Night OutRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | Fluvanna Review

    Hundreds of residents joined first responders at Pleasant Grove on Tuesday for Fluvanna County's Second Annual National Night Out. Featuring a "bike rodeo" course, a cornhole toss, a bounce-house, a "family fun run," sno-cones and music, it was a great way to pass a summer evening - but it was also a way to build community between citizens and law enforcement.

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  10. Deputies pull over 3,000 driversRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | Fluvanna Review

    A familiar scenario: You're driving along the highways and byways of Fluvanna County - perhaps in a hurry, perhaps just not paying attention - and you suddenly see those flashing blue lights in the rearview mirror. According to statistics provided by the Fluvanna County Sheriff's Office , deputies made 2,995 traffic stops between Aug. 1, 2016, and Aug. 1, 2017, and issued 903 traffic summonses.

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  11. Fluco fall sports season underwayRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | Fluvanna Review

    Football may be the fall sport that attracts the most attention, but it is not the only sport that athletes compete in very seriously from August until November. The Flying Flucos of Fluvanna County High School field teams in volleyball , cross county , golf and competition cheer .

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  12. School resumes Wednesday in two area countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    The school bells will start ringing soon for students in two nearby counties. Both Fluvanna County and Louisa County will have teachers greeting kids on Wednesday, as those jurisdictions begin a new school year.

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  13. Superintendent: Schools "failing" special ed studentsRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2017 | Fluvanna Review

    Superintendent Chuck Winkler was forthright with the Fluvanna County School Board at the Board's seminar Wednesday morning . "We are failing our students in special education," Winkler said.

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  14. Heat wave sweeps FluvannaRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2017 | Fluvanna Review

    July is the hottest month of the year for Central Virginia, and that's rarely been more true than this July. In the first 21 days of the month, Fluvanna County weather stations recorded daytime highs in the 90s on 19 days, and you have to go all the way back to July 9 to find a day that was merely in the upper 80s.

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  15. Heat wave sweeps FluvannaRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2017 | Fluvanna Review

    July is the hottest month of the year for Central Virginia, and that's rarely been more true than this July. In the first 21 days of the month, Fluvanna County weather stations recorded daytime highs in the 90s on 19 days, and you have to go all the way back to July 9 to find a day that was merely in the upper 80s.

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  16. 5K will honor, celebrate ManifoldRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2017 | Farmville Herald

    ... in family and health care advocacy following a tragic two-vehicle accident in January that occurred in Fluvanna County at Bremo Bluff on U.S. Route 15 near Buckingham. The crash claimed Manifold, his wife and his mother-in-law. "We hope (the events) ...

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  17. Dunbar School hosts STEM classRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | Fluvanna Review

    ... the better part of three years bringing the building back to life. Dunbar is one of six Rosenwald schools in Fluvanna County. Julius Rosenwald, co-owner of Sears, Roebuck & Company, established the philanthropic Rosenwald Fund in 1917 "for the ...

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  18. Riding camp provides authentic horse-owning experienceRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | Fluvanna Review

    The Fluvanna County Parks and Recreation Department has a number of summer camp programs. The Equus Springs Farm Day Camp is one of them.

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  19. Fluvanna and Louisa CHIP offices combine for better serviceRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | Fluvanna Review

    ... particular family." "The Fluvanna team remains committed to understanding the unique character and needs of Fluvanna County, and will continue to be the best resource they can be for Fluvanna County," Bailey said. "And the Louisa team feels likewise ...

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  20. Separation of church and state hits homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Fluvanna Review

    Separation of church and state - a concern often reserved for state or federal government - hit home Wednesday in a complicated discussion over relocating Fluvanna's food pantry. Fluvanna Christian Service Society learned at a Board of Supervisors meeting that Fluvanna County will begin charging FCSS rent for the land on which its buildings sit behind the Carysbrook complex.

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