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Madison County Newswire

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  1. Turlington honored at WoodberryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | The Sampson Independent

    ... and the late Thomas Turlington. Woodberry Forest School is a highly selective, independent boarding school in Madison County, Virginia, for 400 boys in grades 9-12 from thirty states, the District of Columbia, and seventeen other countries. Founded ...

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  2. Honors For Nelson, Madison SitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Rural areas of Nelson County and Madison County have joined the Virginia Landmarks Register. The Virginia Department of Historic Resources added the South Rockfish Valley Rural Historic District to the register.

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    Jun 17, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    A suspected meth lab was raided Tuesday in Madison County. Agents with the Blue Ridge Narcotics and Gang Task Force went to a house in the Haywood area of Madison.

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  4. Boyle adds Taylor to UVA coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | WCAV

    ... on Debbie Ryan's staff at UVA, first from 2000-05 and then returning as associate head coach in 2009. A Madison County native, Taylor has been the principal at Wetsel Middle School in Madison since 2012. Taylor was all-state in both basketball and ...

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  5. King George shooters hit the mark at skeet-shooting eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Fredericksburg.com

    The Northern Virginia Gun Club in King George County recently hosted a skeet-shooting event between the King George 4-H Shotgun Club and Woodberry Forest School in Madison County. King George had a smaller team-four shooters to Woodberry's nine-but won the meet.

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  6. Bold Rock Cidery Opens Store at Chiles Peach OrchardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Crozet Gazette

    ... half of a new building at the orchard; the other half will be occupied by Prince Michel Winery, based in Madison County. Since last May, both companies have had shops at Chiles' Crown Orchard location on Carter Mountain in Charlottesville. "This is ...

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  7. Yancey Mills Cabin Gets New Lease on LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Crozet Gazette

    ... can be placed within 50 feet of it. Lucas has also bought an old smokehouse made of chestnut logs he found in Madison County, which he wants to move to become a kitchen building for the cabin. He's unsure how he will connect them. At 1278, Lucas ...

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  8. Historic Madison furniture store will closeRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | WCAV

    For almost two centuries, E.A. Clore and Sons in Madison County has been hand-making wood furniture. As a household name it's made a huge impact on such a small, rural community.

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  9. 180-year-old Madison furniture manufacturer announces closingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    After more than 180 years in operation, E.A. Clore Sons in Madison County has announced it will be closing its furniture manufacturing operation. Located at 303 Clore Place in Madison, off U.S. 29, the business has posted an announcement on its website indicating that it "will cease manufacturing our handcrafted furniture within the year."

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  10. Madison Man Charged In ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    A Madison County man is accused of shooting another man last month. The Madison Sheriff's Office says Preston Kilby is charged with aggravated malicious wounding and other offenses.

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  11. Deputies: Madison man shot in stomach after fightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | WCAV

    A man from Madison County is facing charges for allegedly getting into a fight, and shooting a man in the stomach. The shooting happened on the 300 block of Duet Road just before 7:00 p.m. on April 25, 2016.

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  12. Addressing the heroin epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | WCAV

    The heroin epidemic in Virginia is growing, and the Madison County Sheriff's Office, along with the Blue Ridge Narcotics Task Force are trying to spread the word to fight back. Heroin abuse is becoming a big problem in Madison County.

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    Apr 26, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    A town hall meeting Wednesday night in Madison County on the heroin problem. Law enforcement agents and prosecutors will be part of the presentation called "Addressing the Heroin Epidemic as a Community."

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  14. Memorial aims to honor those displaced by ShenandoahRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | WCAV

    ... year. You can find the first and only finished part of the project on the side of the Blue Ridge Turnpike in Madison County. Each memorial will look similar, using the shape of a chimney. When the government burned these houses to prevent squatters, ...

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  15. Remains Found: Search Suspended for Missing Firefighter, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Patch.com

    Madison County, VA -- Search efforts for missing firefighter Nicole Mittendorff in the Shenandoah National Park were suspended Thursday afternoon with the discovery of female remains within the park property, according to Virginia State Police. Police have not confirmed if the remains are that of the missing Fairfax County Fire and Rescue firefighter/paramedic, but did say that the search has been called off.

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  16. Madison County Sheriff's Office reports several heroin arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | WCAV

    ... to distribute heroin. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of these two people is asked to call the Madison County Sheriff's Office at (540) 948-5161. The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation ...

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  17. Suspects Face Heroin Charges In MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Several suspects are charged with selling or possessing heroin in Madison County. The Blue Ridge Narcotics and Gang Task Force and the Madison Sheriff's Office arrested six suspects and they're looking for two others.

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  18. Missing Virginia Woman: Investigators Building TimelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Patch.com

    Investigators with the Virginia State Police are building a timeline of the days before Nicole Mittendorff's car was found abandoned Saturday in a remote part of the Shenandoah National Forest. Troopers, park rangers and search and rescue groups will begin a sixth day of searching Thursday along the trails in Madison County, according to VSP spokesperson Corinne Geller.

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  19. Mittendorff Nicole Clardy 41716Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... Saturday evening (April 16, 2016) when her 2009 Mini Cooper being located at the Shenandoah National Park in Madison County. Physical and digital evidence collected during the process of this case have been critical in focusing and conducting the ...

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  20. Man Dies in Police Struggle, Search for Missing Woman, Mulch Fire Warning: News NearbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Patch.com

    ... park rangers and search and rescue groups will begin a sixth day of searching Thursday along the trails in Madison County, according to VSP spokesperson Corinne Geller. >>> Read more. Famed abolitionist Harriet Tubman - who helped guide slaves to ...

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