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  1. Robert 'Hall' TaylorRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Fredericksburg.com

    Robert Lewis "Hall" Taylor, 79, of King William County, formerly of the Battery Community in Essex, departed this life on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, at his residence. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at New Liberty Baptist Church, 33030 Sparta Road, Milford, with the Rev.

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  2. Robert L. TaylorRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Fredericksburg.com

    Robert Lewis Taylor, 79, of King William County departed this life Wednesday, Oct. 8, at his residence.

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  3. Obama Admin To Recognize Indian Tribe That Bans Interracial Marriage With African AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The Daily Caller

    Black lawmakers are furious that the Obama administration is in the process of acknowledging a Native American tribe that still has laws prohibiting its members from marrying African Americans. Eleven members of the Congressional Black Caucus wrote to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and Attorney General Eric Holder, criticizing the Bureau of Indian Affairs for planning on recognizing the Pamunkey tribe - a small tribe of about 200 members based in King William County, Virginia.

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  4. Board approves plan for mine in Caroline There may soon be another...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Fredericksburg.com

    Aggregate Industries asked for permission to expand an existing mine in King William County to 200 acres in Caroline County. Because the land is zoned agricultural preservation, a special-exception permit is needed for the mine to open.

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  5. Gloucester's new judge hasn't practiced in county, rankling some...Read the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... opened with the elevation of Judge Jeffrey A. Shaw to Gloucester's Circuit Court. Merritt, 39, lives in King William County, part of a large judicial district that runs all the way to Poquoson. But she's getting a Middle Peninsula judgeship that's ...

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  6. Pamunkey Indian regalia named to Virginia Association of Museum's top 10 historical artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... The Pamunkey artifact was regalia once belonging to Chief Paul Miles of the Pamunkey Indian Tribe in King William County. The 84-year-old garment is made of materials such as deerskin and chicken bones, as well as glass and wooden beads. Chief Miles ...

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  7. Middle Peninsula Economic Summit: How to capitalize on region's small towns? | Tidewater BizRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... able to afford our school system, which we are very proud of." West Point is an incorporated town within King William County but oversees its own school system separate from King William Public Schools and relies on a tax revenue contribution to ...

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  8. Police Arrest King William County Man for AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Police arrested a King William County man in connection with an assault. Gordon Atkeison, 32, was arrested after fleeing the scene of the incident and leading police on a search.

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  9. MicroCoal Technologies To Begin Construction of Commercial Scale Plant, VirginiaRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Resource Investing News

    MicroCoal Technologies Inc. is planning the construction of a commercial-scale facility in King William County, Virginia.

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  10. This Day in Richmond History: August 6, 1900Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    William Roane Aylett was born on May 14, 1833 in King William County, just outside of Richmond.

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  11. William H. FortuneRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    Judith D. Scott of Oklahoma City and Barbara T. Brooks of King William County; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

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  12. Whatever happened to... W&M QB Shawn KnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... director of athletics at the Virginia High School League. He is also pastor of Baptist Liberty Church in King William County. For the next two Wednesdays, we'll have a story catching up on an athlete from the area who made headlines, but hasn't been ...

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  13. LETTER: More to Love in King WilliamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Style Weekly

    There are other neighboring places of interest in King William County . As you follow Pocahontas Trail on the way to the Pamunkey Reservation you find the re-created village of Lester Manor.

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  14. 'West Point 29' students recall role in Civil Rights Movement | Hampton Roads HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Point 29,' refused to attend Hamilton-Holmes High School, located about 18 miles away from West Point in King William County on Sept. 4, 1952, in protest to the segregated school system. The school board ordered the students to ride a bus to the ...

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  15. Annual VFW Memorial Day Service is SundayRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | The Southside Sentinel

    The annual VFW Post #9501 Memorial Day Service is set for Sunday, May 25, at 3 p.m. at the Caleb and Mary Pollard Family Veterans Memorial Park adjacent to the VFW Building on Route 30, four miles north of Route 360 at Central Garage in King William County.

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  16. Annual VFW Memorial Day Service is SundayRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | The Southside Sentinel

    The annual VFW Post #9501 Memorial Day Service is set for Sunday, May 25, at 3 p.m. at the Caleb and Mary Pollard Family Veterans Memorial Park adjacent to the VFW Building on Route 30, four miles north of Route 360 at Central Garage in King William County.

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  17. Upper Mattaponi Tribe hosts 27th annual Powwow this weekendRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The Upper Mattaponi Tribal Grounds located on Route 30 in King William County will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.

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  18. Tornado Warning in effect for parts of Hampton RoadsRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    A Tornado Warning is in effect Thursday for Isle of Wight, Hertford County , Gates County , Franklin, Southampton and Suffolk until 7:45 p.m. A warning was also in effect until 7 p.m. for Gloucester County, King and Queen County, King William County, Middlesex County, New Kent County and Williamsburg.

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  19. Annual VFW Memorial Day Service is SundayRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | The Southside Sentinel

    The annual VFW Post #9501 Memorial Day Service is set for Sunday, May 25, at 3 p.m. at the Caleb and Mary Pollard Family Veterans Memorial Park adjacent to the VFW Building on Route 30, four miles north of Route 360 at Central Garage in King William County.

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  20. King William game farmer files claim for 600 dead birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... birds were found dead on Oakley's Beaver Creek Game Birds farm located in the Central Garage area of King William County . "Someone checks the farm everyday and it was pretty disheartening to pull up and see all those birds dead," said Oakley, who ...

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