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Alexandria (Alexandria, Virginia)

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  • Martinsville's jobless rate remains highest in Virginia

    Martinsville's jobless rate remains highest in Virginia
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The city of Martinsville's jobless rate remained the highest in Virginia in August. The Virginia Employment Commission says the city's seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate was 15.9 percent, down from 16.4 percent in July and 20....
  • This weekend's high school scores

     THURSDAY Warwick 35, Heritage 14 Lafayette 25, York 20 Bethel 32, Menchville 7 Arcadia 36, Northampton 0 FRIDAY (From VirginiaPreps.com): Mostly publicAmelia County 26 Cumberland 14 Amherst County 17 E.C. Glass 0 Atlee 51 Armstrong 24 Bassett 51...
  • Superstorm Sandy, state by state

    Superstorm Sandy, state by state
    States along the East Coast were pummeled as Superstorm Sandy came crashing ashore. The storm officially made landfall along the coast of southern New Jersey Monday night, but it is affecting a much wider area. By early Tuesday, more than 7.5 million...
  • Obama, Romney each net nearly $1 million in Virginia

    Obama, Romney each net nearly $1 million in Virginia
    Republican Mitt Romney and Democratic President Barack Obama each got about $1 million from Virginia donors in the first three months of this year. Obama had a slight edge, collecting $992,208 to Romney's $989,398. That's according to data from the...
  • 800 texts in one week? Diaries of 3 smartphone addicts

    800 texts in one week? Diaries of 3 smartphone addicts
    (CNN) -- If you're like Derek Smith, you spend a lot of time on your smartphone. Then again, maybe nobody is quite like Derek Smith. In one recent week, the medical student sent 40 e-mails and 399 text messages, snapped 25 photos, bought two movie...
  • Hidden Valley High, Danville's Galileo Magnet School receive top high school rankings

    Hidden Valley High, Danville's Galileo Magnet School receive top high school rankings
    Hidden Valley High School in Roanoke County is among America's top high schools, according to a survey just out from U.S. News and World Report. The magazine and a research company looked at 22,000 schools in 49 states and the District of Columbia to...
  • Targeting gangs throughout Virginia

    Targeting gangs throughout Virginia
    Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli will kick off a series of five community and law enforcement gang trainings across the Commonwealth. The first training will take place in Radford. The training sessions are part of the attorney general's larger anti-gang...
  • This weekend's football scores (updated through Friday night)

    FRIDAY (from VirginiaPreps.com): Mostly public schools Amherst County 46 Liberty (Bedford) 14 Annandale 28 R.E. Lee (Springfield) 21 Bassett 20 Magna Vista 19 Bath County 27 Pendleton County (WV) 14 Battlefield 40 Patriot 20 Briar Woods 45 Loudoun...
  • Virginia holding two special elections Tuesday

    Virginia holding two special elections Tuesday
    Voters in two areas in the northern and eastern part of Virginia will go to the polls Tuesday for special elections. Virginia's 45th House District includes Alexandria and parts of Arlington and Fairfax. Folks there will chose a delegate from among three...
  • Blacks braved bigotry to fight

    Blacks braved bigotry to fight
    The muster rolls tell a unique story of the Civil War — one that contradicts the stereotype of a struggle between white farmers, North and South. Scan the record books and you'll find Union Shawnee and rebel Choctaws, Confederate rabbis and Arab...
  • Friday night high school scorelist

    Amelia County 34 Charles City 14 Amherst County 19 George Washington 6 Appomattox 32 Cumberland 8 Armstrong 24 Thomas Jefferson (Richmond) 12 Atlee 41 Deep Run 37 Bath County 24 Buffalo Gap 13 Battlefield 34 Osbourn Park 13 Bayside 27 Green Run 14...
  • Woman Buys Valuable Renoir Original for $50 at Flea Market

    Woman Buys Valuable Renoir Original for $50 at Flea Market
    ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- A painting bought at a flea market in Virginia may turn out to be a rare bargain: a work by French master Pierre-Auguste Renoir. It was bought by a woman as part of a box lot that included a Paul Bunyan doll and a plastic cow, and cost...