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  1. Man, teen charged with taking cash, guns and meds from Powhatan homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WTVR Richmond

    ... along the 2400 block of Mt. View. "Through investigation, a second subject, Robert C. Corbitt, III, 22, of Powhatan County, was also arrested in connection with these crimes," Reynolds wrote in an email. "Items stolen from these homes include cash, ...

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  2. Rockingham County SealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... atics and Science Teaching. Virginia has five finalists for that award, and the other three teachers work in Powhatan County, Giles County, and Fairfax.

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  3. Powhatan teen killed in pick-up truck crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | WTVR Richmond

    Larry A. Lafoon, 19, of Powhatan County was killed Tuesday night when his pick-up truck ran off Route 13 and hit a tree, according to Virginia State Police Police spokesman Sgt.

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  4. Acts of Kindness: Powhatan facility gets wounded vets back in the saddleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2014 | NBC12

    ... chance to ride again at Lonesome Dove Equestrian Center, a seven-acre facility 10 miles south of Route 60 in Powhatan County.

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  5. The Witness to War Project Comes to PowhatanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    World War II veterans are passing away at an ever increasing rate. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs says 555 of these men and women die every day, but now some in our area will live on forever, thanks to a special program in Powhatan County.

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  6. Young Powhatan man arrested for brazen, daylight home burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | WTVR Richmond

    ... just walking in to people's homes has been captured. Out in the open, along a stretch of Anderson Highway in Powhatan County, deputies said a man was checking doors. If the door was unlocked, he'd walk inside looking to steal prescription drugs and ...

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  7. Deputies searching for Powhatan home invasion suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | WTVR Richmond

    Powhatan County deputies are searching for a man they say just walked into homes in broad daylight to steal prescription meds and money in Powhatan.

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  8. Veterans and family recall Vietnam War in Va. BeachRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... treatments for wounds that have left him permanently disabled. But Tuesday evening, Behrens was smiling. The Powhatan County resident was proudly showing his collection of military weapons, familiar to scores of fellow Vietnam War vets and others in ...

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  9. Va. school superintendents leaving in drovesRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... new leader to really engage into the community, Staples said. Eric L. Jones has served as superintendent in Powhatan County for nearly a year and previously worked as assistant superintendent for secondary instruction in Henrico County schools. He's ...

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  10. Small earthquake shakes up Richmond, but leaves no damage, injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | TBD.com

    ... by the Richmond Times-Dispatch as saying that he was unaware of any reports of damage. The newspaper quoted Powhatan County resident Carolyn Bishop as saying that the earthquake "sounded like a bomb," and shook her house for a second or two, but she ...

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  11. Virginia school superintendents leaving in drovesRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... makes a call that doesn't sit well with everyone. Eric L. Jones has served as superintendent in Powhatan County for nearly a year and previously worked as assistant superintendent for secondary instruction in Henrico County schools. He's found a ...

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  12. Virginia school superintendents leaving in drovesRead the original story

    May 25, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... makes a call that doesn't sit well with everyone. Eric L. Jones has served as superintendent in Powhatan County for nearly a year and previously worked as assistant superintendent for secondary instruction in Henrico County schools. He's found a ...

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  13. Small earthquake shakes up Richmond, but leaves no damage, injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | TBD.com

    ... by the Richmond Times-Dispatch as saying that he was unaware of any reports of damage. The newspaper quoted Powhatan County resident Carolyn Bishop as saying that the earthquake "sounded like a bomb," and shook her house for a second or two, but she ...

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  14. Virginia hit by a small earthquakeRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... of Richmond, but it was felt in other counties and even in parts of Maryland. A local newspaper quoted a Powhatan County resident comparing the sound of the quake to a bomb. However, most residents have simply called the authorities to say they felt ...

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  15. Small Earthquake Shudders Through Central VirginiaRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... "So far, they just got a bunch of calls about the noise and the shaking," Walker said. The newspaper quoted Powhatan County resident Carolyn Bishop as saying that the earthquake "sounded like a bomb," and shook her house for a second or two, but she ...

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  16. Earthquake rattles Central Virginia The quake, with a preliminary...Read the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... by the Richmond Times-Dispatch as saying that he was unaware of any reports of damage. The newspaper quoted Powhatan County resident Carolyn Bishop as saying that the earthquake "sounded like a bomb," and shook her house for a second or two, but she ...

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  17. USGS Reports 3.2 Earthquake Jolted Powhatan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Thousands of Virginians got a jolt Wednesday night. The U.S. Geological Survey says there was a 3.2 magnitude earthquake in Powhatan County.

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  18. Small earthquake reported in central Va.Read the original story

    May 21, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The USGS reports the earthquake happened at 9:47 p.m. near the border of Powhatan and Amelia counties.

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  19. Virginia school superintendents leaving in drovesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Loudoun Times

    ... new leader to really engage into the community, Staples said. Eric L. Jones has served as superintendent in Powhatan County for nearly a year and previously worked as assistant superintendent for secondary instruction in Henrico County schools. He's ...

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  20. State lawmakers still no closer to budget compromiseRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... to needy Virginians, met with reporters to lobby for the private "Marketplace Virginia" plan. Watkins, of Powhatan County, emphasized the differences between that approach and traditional Medicaid, while Fairfax County's Saslaw chided lawmakers who ...

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