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  1. Stafford doctor faces federal drug charges A doctor who practiced in...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    ... warned that the drugs were being abused, court records state. Mohanty had been charged with 95 offenses in Stafford County Circuit Court, but Commonwealth's Attorney Eric Olsen said late last year that the federal government was taking over the ...

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  2. Hughes Convicted of First-Degree Murder, Could Face 27 Years in PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A Stafford County jury convicted William Hughes of first-degree murder Thursday and recommended he serve 27 years in prison.

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  3. Hughes guilty of first-degree murder A Stafford County jury found...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    A Stafford County jury Thursday convicted William Hughes of first-degree murder and recommended that he serve 27 years in prison.

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  4. Stafford authorities searching for man A Fairfax County police...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    A Fairfax County police helicopter has been patroling the area along the Stafford County and Fredericksburg borders this morning in search of a man wanted by the Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office, Stafford Sheriff's Office spokesman Bill Kennedy said.

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  5. Esther V. KirbitzRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    Esther V. Cornwell Kirbitz, 72, of Stafford County passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, at her home, after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's disease.

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  6. Alan L. DivineRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    Alan Lafe Divine, 67, of Stafford County passed away at Mary Washington Hospital on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.

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  7. Jury gets slaying case A Stafford County jury may decide Thursday if...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    A Stafford County jury may decide today if prosecutors proved that William Hughes killed Jason Shane Plaster back in 2007.

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  8. Road-rage charge placed against man City police spokeswoman Natatia...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fredericksburg.com

    ... accused of displaying a handgun during a road-rage incident in Fredericksburg, police said. A 20-year-old Stafford County man reported that he and his girlfriend were turning from Plank Road onto Carl D. Silver Parkway when a blue Volkswagen Jetta ...

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  9. Driver of truck that hit rail overpass charged The driver of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fredericksburg.com

    ... hit the overpass at about 11:30 a.m. Monday and became stuck, according to spokesman Bill Kennedy with the Stafford County Sheriff's Office. There were no injuries in the crash. 1. Be respectful. No personal attacks. 2. Please avoid offensive, ...

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  10. Hughes denies role in 2007 Belle Plains slaying by Keith Epps / the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fredericksburg.com

    William Hughes told a Stafford County jury Wednesday that he had nothing to do with the 2007 slaying of Jason Plaster and has no idea why two people he considered friends claimed that he did.

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  11. Stony Point Principal Departing For Stafford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    The principal at Stony Point Elementary School is taking a job in Stafford County.

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  12. Effort to Add 1,000 Spaces to Commuter Lot Nears CompletionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Potomac Local

    ... on a 1,000-space expansion of a Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Park & Ride facility in Stafford County on Route 610 near Interstate 95. The project is on schedule for a late October 2014 opening. The expansion doubles commuter parking ...

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  13. Sixth high school needed in Stafford Stafford County needs to invest...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Fredericksburg.com

    Stafford County needs to invest in a sixth high school to support the growing population in the southern end of the county.

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  14. Testimony continues in slaying case Stuart Lee Sullivan claims he had ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... other men walked deep into some woods off Belle Plains Road in July 2007. Sullivan testified Tuesday in Stafford County Circuit Court that he was "shocked" when his boss at the time, William J. Hughes, fired a shot into the ribcage of 31-year-old ...

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  15. Phone Scams Drive Virginia Lottery CampaignRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Patch.com

    ... of these scammers operate overseas, if you send them money, you'll likely never recover it." On Tuesday, Stafford County Sheriff's Office reported a resident lost more than $26,000 in a lottery scam . He had been promised $2.5 million in a ...

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  16. Stafford County man loses $26,500 in scam by Keith Epps / the Free...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Fredericksburg.com

    A Stafford County man was recently conned out of $26,500 by a man who convinced him he had won a $2.5 million sweepstakes, police said.

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  17. Teen guilty in Rusty Mack killingRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Hopewell News

    ... to spend the rest of her life in jail.' During their closing arguments, the prosecution, represented by Stafford County prosecutors George Elsasser and Tara Mooney, argued that Dacey 'made a conscious decision, a decision that was brutally callous' ...

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  18. Leesburg Police searching for a skimming suspectaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Loudoun Times

    ... images are of another individual, possibly the same one, placing a similar device on a Sun Trust machine in Stafford County earlier in the day. Anyone having information regarding the identity of either of these subjects should contact Detective ...

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  19. VRE stations in Stafford County to be expandedRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The expansion moved forward Friday when the VRE Operations Board agreed to put out requests for preliminary engineering proposals and environmental assessments.

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  20. Stafford man faces armed robbery charges Man arrested in connection...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Fredericksburg.com

    A Stafford County man was arrested Thursday in connection with an attempted armed robbery last week at a home in the northern part of the county, police said.

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