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Update in Augusta County murder: Victim ID’d

The victim in Saturday’s homicide on in Augusta County has been identified as 50-year-old Christopher Jon Miller of Bridgewater.

Staunton man in custody in murder investigation in Augusta County

A Staunton man is in custody on first-degree murder charges after a standoff that began late Saturday night off Morris Mill Road.

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Verona man indicted in 2014 murder

A Verona man has been indicted by an Augusta County grand jury for the 2014 murder of his wife.

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Benkahla named County Attorney in Augusta County

The Augusta County Board of Supervisors announced the selection of James R. Benkahla as County Attorney.

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State Police ID driver in Augusta County Interstate 81 racing accident

Virginia State Police have released the name of the Amherst man who did in an accident on Interstate 81 in Augusta County on Monday.

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Missing man found in Augusta County

Clarence Cash, 61, was found on Tuesday inside Augusta County by a search team. Cash, who had been reported missing on Saturday, was pronounced dead on the scene.

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Augusta County: Portion of Route 865 closing for road work Nov. 7-22

A portion of Route 865 (Rockfish Road) in Augusta County is scheduled to close from Monday, November 7, to Tuesday, November 22, for a bridge project.


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Two arrests made in series of break-ins in Augusta, Rockbridge

The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office made two arrests in its ongoing investigation into numerous break-ins in the Deerfield and Churchville area.

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One injured in gun-related incident in Augusta County

An Augusta County man was injured in an odd gun-related incident in the Harriston area reported Thursday.

Cry bias all you want: We’ll keep calling it the way we see it

A small segment of readers seems to think posting comments to the effect that AFP is “biased” in its reporting might shame the editors into silence.

Building the Machine: Marketing on a Budget

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Traffic shift next week on Route 11 bridge in Rockingham County

A traffic-pattern change on Route 11 (Lee Highway) in Rockingham County marks a milestone in the North River bridge replacement project.

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Building the Machine: Social Media Marketing After Facebook

Augusta Free Press explores social media marketing and offers our tips for success in this week’s Building the Machine class.

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Building the Machine: Mobile Websites 101

The AFP Building the Machine marketing class series continues with editor Chris Graham presenting Mobile Websites 101.

Woman arrested in Augusta County domestic incident

A woman is in custody after she allegedly stabbed her estranged husband following a domestic incident in Augusta County on Monday.

One dead in Route 11 car accident in Augusta County

Virginia State Police Trooper A.J. Garasimowicz is investigating a two-vehicle fatal crash in Augusta County.


Four arrested, victim ID’d, in Skyline Motel murder

Four people have been charged in the Sunday morning murder at an Augusta County motel, and the name of the victim has been released.

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Augusta County investigating homicide at motel near Waynesboro

A report from Augusta County Sheriff Donald Smith early Sunday has his office investigating a reported homicide at a hotel near Waynesboro.

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Augusta County Tourism announces spring grant program

The Augusta County Spring 2017 Tourism Grant Program supports and enhances tourism efforts within Augusta County.

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Lane closures on Interstate 64, Route 285 in Augusta County

Drivers using Interstate 64, Route 285 and Route 640 n Augusta County can expect lane and shoulder closures.

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Man dies while being detained by Augusta County sheriff’s deputies

Augusta County Sheriff Donald Smith has requested the Virginia State Police to investigate a fatal medical emergency experienced by an Augusta County resident.

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Lane closures on Route 250 in Augusta County on Thursday

Traffic on Route 250 (Jefferson Highway) in Augusta County will be limited to a single lane each direction on Thursday.

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Interstate 81: Overnight lane closures in Augusta County beginning tonight

Overnight single lane closures are scheduled for northbound Interstate 81 in Augusta County from Sunday, August 21, through early December.