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Virginia man faces multiple charges after hitting a police car, fleeing, and blowing a tire
STAFFORD COUNTY, Va.— A Stafford man is behind bars after leading two separate agencies on a high-speed chase. According to a media release from the Stafford County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO), the incident occurred on February 19, 2024.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in Orange, VA
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around orange..
>Virginia Man Nabbed In Sting For Soliciting Minor
Virginia Man Nabbed In Sting For Soliciting Minor. (Lancaster, PA) -- A Washington, DC-area man will spend up to two years in prison for trying to have sex with a child. Officials from the Lancaster County Human Trafficking Task Force say they arrested Tanner Iskra of Stafford, Virginia after a sting operation. Prosecutors say Iskra made online arrangements for an encounter with who he believed to be a 13-year-old girl in Lancaster County. He was actually communicating with task force officers. Iskra was found guilty of attempted statutory sexual assault and four related felony charges.
Stafford County Sheriff’s Office: Man stole over $2K in cigarettes from Wawa, started police chase
STAFFORD COUNTY, Va. (DC News Now) — A Maryland man who was wanted for multiple felonies was arrested after stealing crates of cigarettes and starting a police chase in Stafford County. The Stafford County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) said deputies headed to a Wawa on S. Gateway Drive for reports of a theft on Monday around […]
A Taste of Italy in Culpeper: 3 Italian Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article presents a tour of three exceptional Italian restaurants in Culpeper. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your experiences in the comments section below!
🚧 Update: Traffic Shift on Route 17 Over I-95 in Spotsylvania Postponed
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Fredericksburg, VA – Drivers expecting changes to their travel patterns on Route 17 (Mills Drive) over I-95 in Spotsylvania will face regular traffic conditions for a while longer. The traffic switch initially planned to take place yesterday has been deferred. The change was intended to facilitate the transition of vehicles into a temporary travel pattern to allow for the construction of a new four-lane overpass. This $23.5 million project, once completed in May 2024, promises to enhance the transportation framework in Spotsylvania.A recent update from local transportation authorities indicates that the traffic will continue to flow in its existing configuration today. The previously mentioned daytime lane closures, required for the traffic shift, will not take place as scheduled. Commuters are advised to stay alert for a forthcoming announcement that will provide a new date for the traffic shift. Local government and safety institutions, namely @SpotsyGov and @SpotsySheriff, will continue to keep the public informed of the latest developments. Stay tuned for future updates to maintain awareness of traffic pattern changes and potential delays in the area.
Virginia’s Vincent van Goat cared for by foster family while authorities search for owner
STAFFORD, Va. - A foster family has stepped in to care for a lost goat after it was found by a sheriff's deputy over the weekend wandering the streets of a northern Virginia neighborhood. Affectionately named Vincent van Goat, the animal was found in the Seven Lakes area on Sunday...
Planners vote down proposal for solar farm in Orange County
ORANGE COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - Orange County officials are rejecting plans for a solar farm, believing it would harm the local economy. “It seemed to me that it might conflict with some of the tourist industry,” District 1 Planning Commissioner Jason Capelle. Capelle is one of four people on...
Hours change at two Orange County offices
ORANGE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The hours are changing slightly at two Orange County government offices. Beginning March 1, the Orange County Treasurer's Office and the Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office will close half an hour earlier than they currently do. The new lobby hours for both offices...
🚧 Update: Route 3 Westbound in Spotsylvania Reopened After Vehicle Crash
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Fredericksburg, Virginia. In an update regarding the traffic incident in Spotsylvania, Virginia, it has been confirmed that the previously closed lanes on Route 3 westbound at the intersection of Black Meadow Road are now open. The lanes were initially closed due to a vehicle crash, which required traffic to be turned around, potentially causing significant delays and congestion. Authorities have since managed the situation and restored normal traffic flow. Drivers who plan on using this route can now expect open lanes and uninterrupted travel. The last update from local transportation agencies indicated that the lanes were reestablished, and the flow of traffic has returned to normal. It is always advised that travelers remain cautious and follow any directions from on-site traffic management or law enforcement officers.
Exploring the Black History of Fauquier County
Fauquier County, Virginia was officially incorporated in 1759 and since then has developed a rich, yet often overlooked, history of Black excellence. A history that is defined by both triumph and strife. Many Black communities, churches, and former schools still remain intact today and serve as a reminder of the legacy and impact Black residents have had on the county.
Cats in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in Orange, VA?
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around orange.
Stafford, February 22 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Potomac Senior High School basketball team will have a game with Brooke Point High School on February 22, 2024, 17:00:00 CST.
Doctor Butch to again stand in Virginia
Amissville, VA — Doctor Butch is returning to Virginia for the 2024 breeding season. After all 20 mares he bred last year ended up in foal — the most ever since Virginia’s new sire stakes program was instituted — the $1.65 million-winning son of Art Major has done light double duty this year, winning at the Meadowlands in January in 1:53.1.
Stafford County Sheriff's Drone Team Rescues Lost Local Hiker in Civil War Park
Two drone pilots from the Stafford County Sheriff’s Office have been recognized for their role in a drone-assisted rescue mission that resulted in the successful recovery of a missing hiker. The 36-year-old man had lost his way during a hike in the Civil War Park on Mount Hope Church Road. Despite the cold weather and the hiker's inadequate clothing, the drone team, led by Sergeant S.H. Curtis and Deputy M.A. Holub, located the missing person.
Indulge in Nippon Flavors: 5 Exceptional Japanese Restaurants in Stafford
This article presents a curated list of five remarkable Japanese restaurants located in Stafford. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
The gas price fluctuate between $3.19 and $3.29 in Culpeper as of 2024-02-20. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
The Culpeper Food Closet - Need of the Week
The Culpeper Food Closet is a community outreach ministry created and supported by St. Stephens Episcopal Church. It depends on donations of food and personal items, as well as financial support from the community. The Food Closet provides food and personal care items for Culpeper families, individuals and seniors in...
Over 800 Fentanyl Pills Seized From Virginia Apartment
Fredericksburg, VA: At an apartment that was thought to contain illegal narcotics, the Special Equipment Tactical Team of the Fredericksburg Police Department carried out the execution of a search warrant on Tuesday. Officers went to an apartment located in the 600 block of Greenbrier Court at 6:30 in the morning...
Fauquier’s Regional Swim Team
Fauquier High School’s swim team had an incredible season. The coaches picked and released the names of the swimmers who made it onto the regional swim team. Each swimmer qualifies for the events they are best at. “I am swimming the 100 back and the 100 free, and I am an alternate for the 200 medley relay and the 200 free relay,” said sophomore Cara Rooke.