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Sen. Tim Scott confronted Trump on racism and it launched a major economic initiative: Exclusive book excerpt

August 2017 was the infamous rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. What should have been a sparse gathering turned into a horrific event. Later that day, when I heard the exchange between a reporter and President Trump, I was concerned. His conjecture that "there were fine people on both sides" bothered me. A day or so after, I was asked about it during an interview.
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Abused, underweight pit bull on the way to recovery

This video is not supported on your platform. If you are using IE 10 or lower please consider using IE 11, Edge, Chrome, or Firefox. A pit bull weighing 27 pounds should be closer to 50. The dog, found abandoned on the road, is now in the care of the Orange County Animal Shelter in Virginia.

Lavel Davis Jr. embracing his role as a leader after coming back from injury

Entering his third year in Charlottesville, wide receiver Lavel Davis Jr. is preparing to take on a new, more significant role for the Virginia Cavaliers. After an impressive true freshman campaign in 2020 when he caught 20 passes for 515 yards and five touchdowns, the South Carolina native missed the 2021 season due to an ACL injury but now opens his third year with a more team-focused mindset.

CAAR President Pam Dent

The Director of the Charlottesville Band joined the program to discuss their FREE Centennial Celebration at the Ting Pavilion on August 16th. The CEO of the UVA Medical Center joined the program to provide the latest update on COVID, important leadership additions to the hospital that will benefit you and our community and a milestone in their new program to hire and train community members interested in a career in Health Care who don’t have previous experience.

Charlottesville named among best cities in which to live

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Charlottesville has been ranked one of the best cities in the country in which to live. Livability recently released its list of the top 100 cities in the United States for 2022. The publication says more than 2,300 cities were considered based on data concerning...

Charlottesville man cited after loaded firearm found in carry-on

WASHINGTON (CBS19 NEWS) -- A man from Charlottesville has been cited for having a loaded handgun in a carry-on bag. According to the Transportation Security Administration, officers at a checkpoint at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport found the gun Wednesday. The .40 caliber gun was loaded with five bullets and...

Amid a School Mental Health Crisis, a New Training Approach Shows Promise

For several years, Julia Taylor had one of the nation’s most underappreciated jobs: middle school counselor. “I was in the trenches for a decade before higher ed,” said Taylor, now an associate professor of counselor education in the University of Virginia’s School of Education and Human Development. “I would have loved something like this.”

Chances to learn about child care and public safety careers

ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- A pair of events are coming up in Albemarle County where people can learn about careers in child care and public safety. The county will be holding two events during which attendees will get to talk to people currently working in those fields and more.
Inside Nova

Beauty queens featured at Brandy Station holds Firemen’s Fair

Miss Virginia and Miss Virginia Teen will be in our parade and available afterwards at the Fairgrounds to meet and greet everyone at The Brandy Station Vol. Fire Dept. Firemen’s Fair. The Brandy Station Vol. Fire Dept. Firemen’s Fair Parade will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 11....

Larry Sabato 70th birthday Sunday

CHARLOTTESVILLE (WINA) – The University of Virginia is wishing their most visible professor a happy birthday as he turns 70 Sunday, August 7. Toward that effort, the University has created about a 3-minute video featuring prominent TV pundits Tara Setmayer and Paul Begala. In it, they note Dwight D....
Augusta Free Press

Baby Shark Live! to make splash with stop at JPJ in Charlottesville

“We’re excited to start 2022 on a great note for families by bringing Baby Shark Live!: 2022 Splash Tour to stages all over the country,” says Stephen Shaw, tour producer and co-president of Round Room Live. “We’re proud to continue to provide memorable, unique experiences that all family members can share in together while also upholding our priority to keep everyone safe by working with venue and health officials in every city.”
Franklin News Post

FrontPageBets studies prospects for Virginia regular-season win total

The cupboard isn’t completely bare for Virginia’s first-year head coach Tony Elliott. The former Clemson offensive coordinator, who was hired by UVA after then-head coach Bronco Mendenhall abruptly resigned at the end of the 2021 regular season, inherits a 6-6 team that has a lot of upside, especially at quarterback and receiver.