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Emma Jean Durham
She was born Emma Deane Scott on March 31, 1943, in Baltimore, to Leroy and Amanda Scott , and she departed this life on Monday, May 13, 2013, at Mary Washington Hospital due to complications of multiple illnesses.
Fri May 17, 2013
Powerball Jackpot Soars to $550M for Saturday Drawing
After no one picked all five winning numbers and the Powerball, the new Powerball prize for the Saturday, May 19 drawing is an estimated $550 million-the third-largest Powerball prize in the history of the game.
Wow House For Sale in Fredericksburg: 35-Acre Farmville
We have some beautiful historic homes in downtown Fredericksburg - several of these estates have been featured in previous Wow House posts .
Juvenile Arrested for Purse Snatching
PURSE SNATCHING: 600 block Sophia St, 5/14 11:00 p.m. A female employee of a downtown business reported that she was walking to her vehicle when she was approached from behind by a man who grabbed her shoulder bag and ran toward City Dock .
I-95 South Closed For Several Hours, Detour Information
Release, Virginia Department of Transportation: Interstate 95 is closed south of Exit 133/Falmouth in Stafford County for a crash involving hazardous materials.
Thu May 16, 2013
A fourth lane on I-95 in Stafford? Study will look widening highway...
The Commonwealth Transportation Board laid out a six-year plan Wednesday that has an additional $4 billion in its overall budget and looks at adding another lane to congested Interstate 95 in Stafford County.
Actor Sean Astin set for Historic Half Astin, best known for his...
Actor Sean Astin, best known for his roles in "Lord of the Rings," "The Goonies," and "Rudy," is joining the cast of the Marine Corps Historic Half in Fredericksburg.
Wed May 15, 2013
Old Bunche School finally gets its due Va. Department of Historic...
As a new committee works on plans to highlight the role Ralph Bunche High School played in desegregation, an event on Saturday also will pay homage to the history of the King George County school.
What's the Going Rate For a Lawn Service in Fredericksburg?
This week: How much do lawn services cost? How much do you pay for your lawn service? And what does that cover - just mowing, or does it cover weeding, pruning, planting? Please share in the comments below - we promise we won't judge you! And if you've got a lawn service you love, tell us that too.
Tue May 14, 2013
Mother, Son, Roommate Tied Up During Home Invasion
Fredericksburg police say they are looking for four masked men who tied up a mother, son and a male roommate on Tuesday morning.
ER Wait Times in Fredericksburg
If you go to the emergency room in Virginia, how long will it take before you see a medical professional? The federal government says 33 minutes on average.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Host Group Announces Unconditional 35 Percent Price Reductions...
The Host Group announced a recent initiative to team up with local churches offering heavily discounted or free hosting to churches in need.
Chain Store Age
Soma Intimates, Londons to open at Spotsylvania Towne Centre
Two new merchants will soon be joining the retail lineup at Spotsylvania Towne Centre in Fredericksburg, Va., according to Cafaro Co., based in Youngstown, Ohio.
Decision time arrives for city tax rates With a deadline of Wednesday ...
Fredericksburg homeowners have faced the prospects of everything from no tax increase to a 9-cent rate hike on their property tax bill during this spring's budget deliberations.
Big warmup to follow frost potential This week's weather outlook in...
As I surmised in yesterday's blog post there is a potential for scattered frost early tomorrow morning and the NWS Sterling office has mentioned it in its forecast for Fredericksburg.
Foode, Spirit's, Hibachi Buffet, Quizno's
Rappahannock Area Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in Fredericksburg.
Sun May 12, 2013
Members of the 47th Virginia listen to park historian Frank O'Reilly talk
Jimmy Fowler, left, of Fredericksburg, Va. and other members of the 47th Virginia listen to park historian Frank O'Reilly talk about the final days of General Stonewall Jackson at a National Park Service event at the home where Jackson died on Friday, May 10, 2013 in Caroline County, Va.