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Car Sales Rose in February Despite Higher Gas Prices and Winter Storms, says Edmunds.com

Michael Campbell February 27, 2015 0

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Edmunds.com, the premier destination for car shopping, forecasts that 1,285,019 new cars and trucks will be sold in the U.S. in February for an estimated Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate

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Rise Of The Bulldog! The Loveable Breed Hits Highest Spot Ever, While Labrador Retriever Remains Number One

Michael Campbell February 27, 2015 0

NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Labrador Retriever has done it again.  The American Kennel Club (AKC®) announced today that the intelligent, family friendly breed holds tight to the number one spot on

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In Pictures: Winter Storm Dumps Snow Across Southside Virginia

In Pictures: Winter Storm Dumps Snow Across Southside Virginia

Michael Campbell February 26, 2015 Comments Off

SUSSEX/SURRY CO. – Another day, another snow storm brought several inches of snow to much of the south-central Virginia area. Portions of Dinwiddie, Prince George, Sussex and Surry County saw snowfall totals ranging from four

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Seven Inches of Snow Fall Over Sussex, Surry |Complete Coverage & School Closings

Michael Campbell February 24, 2015 Comments Off

WAKEFIELD –  After the county dug out from a Presidents’ Day snowstorm, another storm has dumped snow across much of south and south-central Virginia Thursday morning. The warning that was in effect for the area

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Chesterfield Co. Boy Gets Special Follow-Up Visit From Troopers Who Saved His Life

Michael Campbell February 24, 2015 Comments Off

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – Amazing how just a few days can make a world of difference for an energetic 3-year-old boy. At approximately 7:24 p.m., Friday (Feb. 20), Virginia State Trooper M.B. Petrini was

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Sussex High-Speed Chase Ends After Fiery Crash In Suffolk, Killing Suspect

Michael Campbell February 24, 2015 Comments Off

SUSSEX – At approximately 8:23 a.m. Tuesday (Feb. 24), a Virginia State Trooper attempted to make a traffic stop on a vehicle traveling east on Route 460 in Sussex County for speeding at 76 mph

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Dominion Virginia Power Customers Set All-time Record for Electricity Usage

Michael Campbell February 24, 2015 Comments Off

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — As a result of record-breaking low temperatures, Dominion Virginia Power’s 2.5 million customers on Friday established an all-time record for electricity usage. Dominion supplied a peak of

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Prince George County Supervisor Henry Parker Dies Following Illness

Michael Campbell February 16, 2015 Comments Off

PRINCE GEORGE – Prince George County is in mourning after county officials confirmed early Monday morning that longtime resident and supervisor Henry Parker died following an extended illness. Parker was 76 years old. On

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AAA: Crashes Touch One in Three but Drivers Continue to Take Risks

Michael Campbell February 13, 2015 Comments Off

AURORA, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Too many Americans report that they regularly speed, run red lights, use distracting devices or drive drowsy, despite the fact that one in three have a loved one who has been seriously

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New Report: Virginia Among 17 States with Preschool Measles Vaccination Rates Under 90 Percent

Michael Campbell February 6, 2015 Comments Off

WASHINGTON, DC — An analysis released today by Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) finds that fewer than 90 percent of children ages 19-to-35 months old have received the recommended vaccination against measles, mumps and rubella (MMR)

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