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Supervisors vote for resolution supporting poultry complex

The Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted Monday night to draw up a resolution in support of a vertically integrated poultry industry complex in the county.

Affordable Care Act could bite at budget

A 1.5 percent raise for all staff members — and a number of school safety projects — are included on the first draft of the Danville Public Schools budget.

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7XMOM: ‘Downton Abbey’ we certainly are not

My husband, David, and I love “Downton Abbey” on TV. I’m not sure why we’re so enthralled with a life we’ll never know — all that stiff British upper lip, the contrast of high- and low-society and the beautiful castle with accompanying servants — but we do.

Women face higher risk of stroke

New guidelines offers ways to lower your risk.

Lawyer for media fights gag order in mine disaster case

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A gag order in the criminal case of the West Virginia coal mine explosion that killed 29 men violates the First Amendment by barring virtually anyone from discussing it publicly, a lawyer for media organizations said Monday....

Former Virginia player Singletary arrested on DUI charge

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Former University of Virginia basketball player Sean Singletary has been charged in Charlottesville with driving under the influence and refusing a breath test....

Wine and smiles

So what happens when the owners of four local wineries get together?

Enjoy springtime outdoors

It’s time to spring forth into action this season as the cold weather gives us break to actually enjoy spending time outside.

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US charges Duke with illegal pollution from 5 coal ash dumps

Federal prosecutors filed multiple criminal charges against Duke Energy on Friday over years of illegal pollution leaking from coal ash dumps at five North Carolina power plants.

SEC Filing: Duke says it expects to settle criminal probe

Duke Energy said Wednesday it expects to pay $100 million to settle an ongoing federal criminal investigation that began after a massive coal ash spill at a North Carolina plant.

Indian envoy in Pakistan after talks broke down last year

ISLAMABAD (AP) — India's foreign secretary has arrived in Pakistan on a two-day visit, marking the first high-level meeting since talks broke down between the two nuclear-armed rivals last year.

Quality of health care focus of NYC jail oversight hearing

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City lawmakers are taking a hard look at the quality of health care inmates receive at the Rikers Island jail complex and whether the city should renew a $126.6 million contract with a private health provider.

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