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  1. Both Chambers Approve Bill Dealing With Horse RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Both chambers of the General Assembly have approved legislation that deals with Virginia's horse racing industry. Delegate Ed Scott of Madison County says it will help the Virginia Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association.

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  2. GovSmart Named Fastest Growing Business in CharlottesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WCAV

    GovSmart is taking the IT industry by storm being recognized as the fastest growing business in Charlottesville and topping Forbes list of Most Promising Companies of 2015. Businessmen and best friends, Brent Lillard of Madison County and Greene County native Hamza Durrani, are the founders and creators of the highly successful company GovSmart.

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  3. Madison County Sheriff's Office BadgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    A man who was seen leaving the site of a fatal fire in Madison County has been charged with various offenses. The incident happened last Thursday night on John Tucker Road.

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  4. Crews Tackle Icy Roads, Brace For More SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    VDOT has many of its employees and a network of workers with contracts for snow removal trying to clear icy back roads. Stacy Londrey of VDOT's Culpeper office says areas north of the bridge that divides Greene County from Madison County had more noticeable problems from the Arctic blast that socked Virginia on Saturday.

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  5. One Person Dead After Structure Fire in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WCAV

    Madison County Sheriff Erik Weaver described a structure fire and ensuing police chase as something he's not used to seeing in the small town. On Thursday night, authorities responded to a structure fire in the 500 block of John Tucker Road.

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  6. Madison County Sheriff's Office BadgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    One person was killed in a fire Thursday night in Madison County. It happened in the 500-block of John Tucker Road.

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  7. Madison County Sheriff's Office Investigating Fatal FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WCAV

    On February 2/12/2015 at approximately 8:50 p.m., the Madison County Sheriff's Office received a call of a structure fire in the 500 block of John Tucker Road. During the fire investigation a body was discovered in the back portion of the building.

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  8. Ed Scott Wona t Seek Re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Ed Scott of Madison County has decided not to seek re-election to the House of Delegates. Scott represents the 30th District that covers Madison, Orange and parts of Culpeper County.

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  9. Schyner Jonathan A. Lester Ray Calvin 013015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... cher for the Culpeper County Sheriff's Office. Lester also has been a volunteer with Reva Fire and Rescue and Madison County Fire and Rescue.

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  10. Central Virginians Prep For Potential SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WCAV

    ... see what those in Boston and New York are going to see over the next several hours. In most parts of Madison County, it was hard pressed to find some snow until you reach the western part of the county near Rappahanock and Sperryville. A blanket of ...

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  11. Virginia March For Justice in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | WCAV

    More than 50 people flocked to downtown Richmond in the Virginia March for Justice on Sunday, sending a loud and clear message, said Tristan James, a freshman at VCU and Madison County native. "The message is that we are supposed to be active we are supposed to be moving, and the message is that it is all about us," James said.

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  12. Longtime Madison Prosecutor Will RetireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    It's a changing of the guard in Madison County. The Madison County Eagle is reporting longtime prosecutor George Webb will retire by the end of next week.

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  13. Culpeper Police Seek Public Assistance in Investigation of 2005 MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | NBC29

    As we reach the nine-year anniversary of a brutal crime that shocked our community, the Culpeper County Sheriff's Office continues to seek the assistance of the public with our investigation of the murder of Sheryl Warner of the Reva area of Culpeper County. The facts of this case were that on the evening of Sunday, December 18, 2005, around 6:30 p.m., 37-year-old Sheryl "Sherri" Warner was alone in her home located at 8445 James Monroe Highway, 29 South in Culpeper County, about three miles before the Madison County line.

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  14. Virginia Film Industry Rolling With No Plans Of Wrapping Anytime SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | WCAV

    ... Arts Department at WFS. Once everyone was on board with the idea of being the backdrop to Sadwith's film, the Madison County boarding school was transformed into a movie set! Hundreds of students and community members are extras and three Woodberry ...

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  15. Need to Know - Wednesday November 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | WCAV

    ... in the state's urban areas, like Northern Virginia, which are turning the state purple. NEW JOBS IN MADISON COUNTY: The company PH International says it is planning to add 25 new jobs in an expansion at its Madison County facility. Governor Terry ...

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  16. New Jobs in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | WCAV

    The company PH International says it is planning to add 25 new jobs in an expansion at its Madison County facility. Governor McAuliffe says the company is spending 4.5 million dollars to consolidate its Plow and Hearth and VivaTerra companies at that Madison County facility.

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  17. PH International to invest $4.5 million to expand headquarters operationRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Virginia Business

    PH International LLC, a manufacturer and distributor of home decor and garden products, plans to invest $4.5 million to consolidate operations of its subsidiary, Plow and Hearth LLC, and a sister company, VivaTerra LLC, at its Madison County facility. Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Wednesday that the company will add 84,000 square feet and create 25 new jobs in the expansion, which will include adding warehouse storage for Plow and Hearth, as well as headquarters staff for VivaTerra.

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  18. Plow & Hearth Adding Jobs In MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that PH International, LLC, a manufacturer and distributor of home decor and garden products headquartered in Madison County, Virginia, will invest $4.5 million to consolidate operations of its subsidiary Plow and Hearth, LLC and sister company VivaTerra, LLC at its Madison County facility. The company will add 84,000 square feet and create 25 new jobs in the expansion, which will include adding warehouse storage for Plow and Hearth, as well as headquarters staff for VivaTerra.

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  19. Jag's Market RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | WCAV

    The Madison County Sheriff's office has obtained a warrant for the man suspected of robbing Jag's Market in the Brightwood area of Madison County last week. Video surveillance shows Washington going to the back of Jag's Market where the store office is located.

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  20. Need to Know - Monday October 27, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | WCAV

    ... Kendrick Washington is wanted for grand larceny after allegedly robbing JAGs Market in the Brightwood area of Madison County. Anyone with information is asked to call the Madison County Sherif's Office at 540-948-5161. FORUM ABOUT ISIS AT UVA: ...

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