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Gov. Terry McAuliffe to Conference on Agricultural Trade March 6-7 in Richmond

Governor Terry McAuliffe will co-host the sixth annual 7, 2014 at the Richmond Marriot Hotel. day conference, entitled “Connecting the World to Virginia’s Farms and Forests,” is co-hosted by Virginia Tech’s Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS), Virginia Farm Bureau Federation and the Virginia Port Authority (VPA).


Waynesboro Police Department gives out annual awards

The Waynesboro Police Department presented annual awards to several department members at its quarterly awards ceremony on January 29. Chief Mike Wilhelm presided over the awards.

AccuWeather.com: Cold, but not snowy, Super Bowl Sunday

As the first Super Bowl in history to be played in an open air stadium in a cold weather city, AccuWeather said players and fans will be relatively lucky in terms of weather this Sunday.

Waynesboro Police seeks suspect in Wal-Mart theft

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance in identifying a suspect who stole an Xbox One and a game valued at approximately $560 from Walmart, 116 Lucy Lane, at 11:35 p.m. Tuesday.

McAuliffe announces two appointments to ABC Board

Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced on Wednesday the appointments of Boyd Marcus and Jeffrey Painter to the Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board and the reappointment of 17 agency heads across his administration.

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McAuliffe signs executive order establishing gift limit for administration officials, Executive Branch Ethics Commission

Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed Executive Order Number 2 on Saturday, establishing a $100 gift limit on himself, his family, members of the executive branch and their families.

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Augusta Health, UVa Health System collaborate on thoracic surgery program

Augusta Health and University of Virginia Health System have announced a new service, Augusta Health Thoracic Surgery. Thoracic surgeons perform surgery in the chest—such as on the lungs, the esophagus and the chest wall—but do not perform open heart surgery.

Renovation begins for new immersive digital dome experience at the Science Museum of Virginia

Renovation began this week at the Science Museum of Virginia to install a new digital dome projection system. The project brings a new NanoSeam™ screen and five digital projectors, which combined, will deliver astronomy and giant screen movies like never before.

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McDonnell announces task force on mental health services

Gov. Bob McDonnell today announced the membership for the newly-created Task Force on Improving Mental Health Services and Crisis Response. The membership includes leaders in the mental health field, law enforcement communities, the judicial system, private hospitals, and individuals receiving mental health services and their families.

McAuliffe announces finance co-chairs and senior staff for Inaugural Committee

Virginia Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe announced his finance co-chairs and senior staff for the Terry McAuliffe Inaugural Committee. “This great team will help me build an inauguration that brings Virginians together from all corners of the Commonwealth and sets the tone for an administration focused on finding common ground around solutions that work for Virginia families,” McAuliffe said.

Bridgewater professor wins history award

Kara Dixon Vuic, an assistant professor of history at Bridgewater College, has won the American Association for the History of Nursing Lavinia Dock Book Award for her 2010 work, Officer, Nurse, Woman: The Army Nurse Corps in the Vietnam War. The award will be presented at the AAHN’s conference in London in September. Published by […]

Bridgewater profs get published

Submitted Item News tips: freepress2@ntelos.net   Two assistant professors of history at Bridgewater College have published books on topics that couldn’t be more widely divergent – the Yugo, famous as the worst car of all time, and the history of nursing in the Vietnam War. The husband and wife team of Jason C. Vuic and […]