Stafford County Newswire

Stafford County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Stafford County, VA.

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  1. James R. ChinnRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    ... in the woods on his land with his son, Robert Michael "Mike" Chinn. Born and raised in the White Oak area of Stafford County, Jimmy was the only son of Ashby Pierson and Dorothy Peregoy Chinn. He was a good and well-meaning man, among the strongest ...

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  2. Ferry Farm celebrates Presidents Day with archaeology eventRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    ... and unseasonably warm temperatures lured families across the region to George Washington's boyhood home in Stafford County to participate in an archaeology event in celebration of Presidents Day. Visitors had the opportunity to learn about the ...

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  3. Stafford Supervisor Paul Milde to run for House of DelegatesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Just a day after House Speaker Bill Howell announced his retirement, a familiar face in local political circles declared plans to succeed him. Stafford County Board of Supervisors Chairman Paul Milde said in a press release Tuesday that he will seek the GOP nomination for the 28th District House of Delegates seat.

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  4. Anti-Trump rally held outside Congressman Wittman's Stafford officeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    ... conducted a quick poll at the "Resist Trump Tuesday" rally in front of Republican Congressman Rob Wittman's Stafford County office. "How many people are here with their top concern being health care?" asked Nikituk, 66, a Prince William County ...

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  5. Hartwood home can be yours for $1.479MRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    ... garage at right has plenty of space for four vehicles. A home at 328 Storck Road in the Hartwood area of Stafford County is on the market for $1.479 million. A home at 328 Storck Road in the Hartwood area of Stafford County is on the market for ...

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  6. Cox emerges as favorite in contest for SpeakerRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... current House Majority Leader. He's the favorite of many GOP insiders to succeed the retiring Bill Howell of Stafford County. The Speaker announced Monday that he will give up his gavel when his term ends next January. U.S. President Donald Trump ...

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  7. 'We never send people out to ask for or collect money under any circumstances'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Potomac Local

    After receiving the tip, Potomac Local contacted every church in the Fredericksburg area - from just north of Richmond to Colonial Beach, Va. - and each one told us no one from their church was collecting cash in Manassa on that date.

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  8. History Calendar for week of Feb. 21, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    ... U.S. president. 540/785-3504. Black History Celebration. Feb. 23, 5-7 p.m., 1739 Jefferson Davis Highway. Stafford County invites the public to honor Black History Month by learning about African-Americans' contributions to Stafford's and America's ...

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  9. Flashback: Larger-than-life snow woman stood au naturel in Stafford yard in the 1960sRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    ... He went to work, piling all the snow he could collect in his grandmother's Chatham Heights yard in southern Stafford County. Never before had Harding spent as much time or labor on those crude forerunners that, truth be told, bore no resemblance to ...

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  10. Storck Road home in HartwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fredericksburg.com

    ... garage at right has plenty of space for four vehicles. A home at 328 Storck Road in the Hartwood area of Stafford County is on the market for $1.479 million. A home at 328 Storck Road in the Hartwood area of Stafford County is on the market for ...

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  11. House Speaker announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    The longtime Speaker of Virginia's House of Delegates plans to leave Richmond when his current term expires. Stafford County Republican Bill Howell, who will turn 74 this spring, says serving as the Speaker for 15 years has been the greatest professional honor of his life.

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  12. Sources: House Speaker Bill Howell will announce retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    There are sources who say Virginia House Speaker Bill Howell will announce today he will not seek re-election in November - bringing to an end after 15 years the 2nd-longest House Speaker tenure in the Commonwealth's history. The 74-year old has held his Stafford County seat for 30 years, and has been primaried a few times by further right Republican opponents.

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  13. new Rebuilding George Washingtona s childhood in Stafford CountyRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | WTOP-FM Washington

    We know a lot about George Washington after he moved to Mount Vernon, but not much is known about his childhood. On Monday, Presidents Day visitors between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. will be able to see an unfinished replica of Washington's boyhood home.

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  14. VDOT plans to push US 301 as alternative to I-95Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... is in place ahead of time to avoid retrofitting projects such as the U.S. 17 widening effort in Stafford County, Virginia. The department states that this study will find the necessary improvements to handle extra traffic, and identify strategies to ...

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  15. Groundbreaking scheduled for Stafford County Armed Services MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Fredericksburg.com

    It makes no difference in what era they served, whether they took up arms during the Revolutionary War or fought in the War on Terror. All of those who served or are serving in the military-and their families-will be honored by the Stafford County Armed Services Memorial.

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  16. Moss Free Clinic helps clients with 'daily struggle' of being uninsuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... screenings when one test cost more than $6,000. Between the clinic and limited coverage from Medicaid, the Stafford County woman got the treatments she needed to keep the cancer at bay. She's only halfway kidding when she says she "should have been ...

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  17. Chatham Bridge repair work to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Fredericksburg.com

    Those red marks on the Chatham Bridge between Fredericksburg and Stafford County are indicators of work to come on sections of the decrepit concrete structure. Crews are scheduled to start work tonight on the month-long repair project, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

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  18. Editorial: Ferry Farm beckons this Presidents Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Fredericksburg.com

    THE EFFECT may not be quite as startling, but something's happening in Stafford County that is almost as surprising as if your neighbor opened the door to his garage to reveal a spacecraft, ala "My Favorite Martian." Or as if out of the nightly gloom toward you came the Batmobile, roaring down a quiet, leafy lane after emerging from the Bat Cave.

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  19. Well-known artist faces marathon recovery after brain injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... could very easily not be with us anymore." McElfresh was working at her business, Bluebird Glass Studio in Stafford County, when she collapsed Dec. 16. Doctors later discovered she had a brain arteriovenous malformation, or AVM, a condition in which ...

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  20. Stafford narrows Colonial Forge redistricting optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... are already a member. Six of the seven of the options for redistricting Colonial Forge High School that the Stafford County School Board developed at a work session this week include shifting the under-construction North Embrey Mill neighborhood ...

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