Westmoreland County Newswire (Page 2)

Westmoreland County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Westmoreland County, VA. (Page 2)

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  1. Anti-terrorism training center in Va. has neighbors on edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The training facility sits in the farmlands of Westmoreland County, adjacent to the small town of Montross. The soundtrack of the community, however, is a barrage of bullets and bombs.

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  2. Board release budget numbers from 2015Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2016 | Westmoreland News

    The school board request for proposals for professional plan- ning services for the develop- ment of the Chandler property was approved. Andrew Grossnickle of Robinson Farmer Cox Associates gave a presenta- tion of Westmoreland County financial statement for the 2015 fiscal year.

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  3. Photos: President's Day SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Photos: President's Day Snow Caught the male and female cardinal together. Luray, Va Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1Xt5PlY Cabin Point in Westmoreland County, VA Here is what Trace to 1" looks like! We have 6" now and snow is still coming down.

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  4. Birth of a Nation And Forgotten Danger Of a "Fate Worse Than Death"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | VDARE

    ... men in the attacking mob. About the 14th ultimo, at a place called Hutt's Store, near the center of Westmoreland County, some of the negro troops went to the house of Private George, of Ninth Virginia Cavalry, and committed a rape upon his wife, who ...

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  5. Rev. Ellen White named 40th rector of Cople ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | The record Online

    After serving for over two years as priest-in-charge, the Rev. R. Ellen White has been named the 40th rector of Cople Episcopal Parish in Westmoreland County.

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  6. Market site in Westmoreland County sells for $1.2 millionRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2016 | Fredericksburg.com

    A 20-acre property in Westmoreland County known locally as the Northern Neck Farmers Market has changed hands for $1.2 million. Parker & Sons purchased the 56,000-square-foot warehouse and distribution property, located at 1647 Kings Highway, from the Commonwealth of Virginia's Department of General Services to continue the operations there.

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  7. Powerball: $1 million winner in Chester, W.Va.; $100,000 winner in Westmoreland CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... It matched all five white balls (4, 8, 19, 27, 34) but not the red Powerball, 10. And in Latrobe, Westmoreland County, somebody won $100,000 on a ticket that was sold at Sunoco on Route 30. The Pennsylvania Lottery said the ticket matched four white ...

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  8. New meaning to a cat burglaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    In an unusual case out of Westmoreland County, police say a Hempfield Township man recently came home to find his residence tampered with - and one of his two cats missing. Thirty-four-year-old Scott Nicolson tells KDKA-TV that whoever else entered his home turned off the thermostat.

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  9. High school notebook: Latrobe boys basketball off to 10-0 startRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... Jake Biss, Austin Butler and Sean Graytok. They are also motivated to prove there is good basketball in Westmoreland County and Section 1 of Class AAAA. The seven teams in Section 1 have only six championship appearances between them since Class ...

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  10. Sarah WorrellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Fredericksburg.com

    Sarah was born June 18, 1919, at Leedstown in Westmoreland County and was a life-long resident of Westmoreland. Her parents were Minnie Alice Charlton Bowler and William Muscoe Bowler.

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  11. Sections of Westmoreland County road to close for repairs this weekRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | Fredericksburg.com

    A section of State Route 205 in Westmoreland County will close for two days as crews work to repair a deteriorated metal pipe. The road will close immediately west of Riverview Circle effective midday today, and remain closed until midday Thursday, according to a news release from the Virginia Department of Transportation.

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  12. Dangerous soccer goals secured after Action News Investigates reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... they wouldn't be a danger," Johnson said. The Action News Investigates report also prompted leaders at Westmoreland County Community College, Chartiers-Houston Soccer Association, and Freeport Area School District to make changes. "I have alerted ...

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  13. GOP congressman Rob Wittman readies to jump into Va. governor's race.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... 2007. He said previous experience serving on the Montross Town Council, including a decade as mayor, the Westmoreland County Board of Supervisors and state House of Delegates helped prepare him to run the state. He also touted service as chairman of ...

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  14. Free clinic continues to meet health-care needsRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2015 | The record Online

    The Northern Neck-Middlesex Free Health Clinic has been serving the uninsured and under-insured for 22 years, and even with the Affordable Care Act , the need continues.

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  15. Target 11: Potentially life-saving system not coming to Pittsburgh's railroads for yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | WPXI

    ... Pam Lang, who has lived along the tracks near Sewickley for more than a decade. Trains rolling through Westmoreland County into the city were supposed to have Positive Train Control, which uses GPS to automatically stop a train's engine if it's ...

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  16. Grandparents' Petition For Custody Could Be In JeopardyRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2015 | Law Firm Newswire

    In a courtroom in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, over which Judge Harry Smail presides, state law is no longer in favor of grandparents who are trying to obtain the right to visit their grandchildren. According to the Grandparent's Visitation Act, grandparents can contend that they receive partial custody of their grandchildren if the parents have been separated for a minimum of six months.

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  17. Tour of Belvoir RuinsRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2015 | Jay's Giants Blog

    ... uneasiness during this time. In September, Richard Henry Lee led what amounted to a protest march in Westmoreland County. George Grenville, the minister who introduced the Act, was hung and burned in effigy. Washington would, of course, lead the ...

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  18. Collaboration aids Longwood environmental projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Farmville Herald

    ... research. The first part of LEO has been installed at Hull Springs Farm, a 660-acre Longwood property in Westmoreland County. A similar system will be brought online next year near the Environmental Education Center at Lancer Park. "This network ...

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  19. Betty R. HornerRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2015 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... past treasurer of Daughters of American Revolution District II Regent Club. She served 12 years on the Westmoreland County Planning Commission and seven years on the Westmoreland County Board of Supervisors. Mrs. Horner is survived by a son, Leland ...

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  20. Museum plans day trip to presidential homesRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2015 | The record Online

    ... a talk on the bus about James Monroe's connections to the Northern Neck including his childhood years in Westmoreland County. The fee is $100 for members and $125 for non-members. The registration deadline is November 6 or until filled. Pre-payment ...

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