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Can Trump revive manufacturing? Waynesboro as a case study

Waynesboro isn’t the Rust Belt, but if you know the city’s economic history at all, well, it isn’t all that different.


Waynesboro Police seek residential burglary suspect

Update: A Waynesboro man wanted in connection with a November residential burglary is now in custody.


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Anatomy of failed government: Another look at the DuPont settlement debacle

So much wailing and gnashing of teeth in Waynesboro over being shut out of the $50 million settlement with DuPont, and for what?


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African American Heritage Museum to host Martin Luther King Jr. program

The Waynesboro African American Heritage Museum is hosting an event to mark the birthday of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


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Waynesboro Police Auxiliary holds awards ceremony

The Waynesboro Police Auxiliary held its annual awards program last week at the Waynesboro Police Department headquarters.


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Waynesboro sheriff honored for SWAT team service

Current and former members of the Waynesboro Police Department SWAT team gathered for a luncheon this week to honor City Sheriff Joe Harris Jr.


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DuPont, state, feds announce $50 million settlement over mercury release

A proposed $50 million settlement will resolve claims stemming from the release of mercury from the former DuPont facility in Waynesboro.


Waynesboro Police seek help ID’g shoplifting suspect

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the community to help identify an individual involved in a theft.


Waynesboro Police investigating counterfeit bills

Waynesboro Police have taken reports of counterfeit ten- and twenty-dollar bills that have been passed or almost passed the past three days.


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Traffic alert: Street closures for Waynesboro Christmas parade

This Saturday, December 3, several downtown streets will be closed for annual Waynesboro Christmas parade, which begins at 6:00 pm.


Waynesboro Police seek Silk Road dine, dash suspects

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the community to help identify two individuals involved in defrauding a restaurant.


Craigsville man arrested in weekend stabbing

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested an Augusta County man Monday afternoon on felony charges stemming from a weekend stabbing.


Waynesboro woman charged in carjacking

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a city woman after a bizarre series of incidents, including a reported carjacking, on Saturday.


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Waynesboro Democrats to host Food Bank party

The Waynesboro Democratic Committee will be hosting a Holiday Food Bank Drive on Friday.


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Waynesboro couple, charged with sexual abuse of teen

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a Waynesboro couple Thursday on several charges related to the sexual abuse of a teen girl.


Waynesboro police officer has part of ear bitten off in struggle with suspect

A Waynesboro police officer had part of his ear bitten off during a struggle with a 22-year-old man who had fled on foot from a traffic stop.


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Berkeley Glenn students vote for new playground

The playground equipment at Berkeley Glenn Elementary in Waynesboro is over 20 years old.


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This is getting ridiculous: Police investigate another Waynesboro High School bomb threat

The Waynesboro Police Department is investigating a suspicious message that was communicated to Waynesboro High School around mid-day Friday.


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Waynesboro students to compete in Lego robotics competition at JMU

A team of students from Kate Collins Middle School in Wayneboro will demonstrate how humans and animals can work together.


Waynesboro Police seek help finding missing woman

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance in locating a missing adult female.


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Another bomb threat at Kate Collins Middle School: Student detained

Waynesboro police and fire crews responded to Kate Collins Middle School on Monday for a report of a bomb threat.


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Update: One teen in custody in Waynesboro High School bomb threat hoax

Detectives today obtained a criminal charge and detention order for the oldest student involved in Monday’s bomb threat hoax.


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Another bomb threat, this time at Kate Collins Middle School: Student to be charged

Kate Collins Middle School was the site of a bomb threat that was communicated to the school.


Waynesboro Wanted 10 fugitive nabbed in Charlottesville

One of the Waynesboro Police Department’s Waynesboro Wanted 10 fugitives was apprehended in Charlottesville over the weekend.


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Check forgery suspects sought in Waynesboro

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the community to help locate two individuals involved in a check forgery case from last month.


Waynesboro Police seek credit card fraud suspect

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the community to help identify an individual involved in a credit card fraud case.


Wanted man in Waynesboro nabbed in underpants

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a Waynesboro man on several charges after he had avoided capture for over seven months.


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Waynesboro: Fall Foliage Festival street closures

The following Downtown Waynesboro streets will be closed for the 45th annual Fall Foliage Festival.


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Waynesboro Police: Be alert of electric bill scam

The Waynesboro Police Department wants citizens to be aware of another phone scam involving calls being received threatening the termination of electricity.


Underwear fugitive captured in Tennessee

A Waynesboro fugitive who fled police in his underwear and a sock has been captured in Tennessee.


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Waynesboro Public Schools to celebrate Walk to School Week Oct. 3-7

Waynesboro Public Schools will be celebrating Walk to School Week to emphasize the importance of creating safe routes to school.


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Waynesboro Police seek public help in Kroger thefts

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance in ID’g three suspects involved in thefts from Kroger grocery stores.


Waynesboro woman arrested on theft, fraud charges

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a city woman stemming from her month-long usage of other persons’ credit cards and bank accounts.


Waynesboro Police searching for pickpockets

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the community to help identify two suspects involved in a pickpocket theft of a wallet last week at a local restaurant.


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Waynesboro Police warn of IRS phone scam

The Waynesboro Police Department has received numerous calls this week from concerned citizens about the dreaded IRS Scam.


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Drug raids lead to three arrests in Waynesboro

Drug raids at two separate apartments located at 720 King Avenue in Waynesboro late last night led to three arrests.


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Waynesboro Police investigating bomb hoax at Kate Collins Middle School

Waynesboro Police and Fire personnel responded to Kate Collins Middle School for a report of a bomb threat that was communicated to the school.


Skimming devices found on ATMs in Waynesboro

The Waynesboro Police Department has released photos of a suspect in the incident involving skimming devices placed at two ATMs at the DuPont Community Credit Union over the weekend.


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Drug raid leads to multiple arrests in Waynesboro

The Skyline Drug Task Force arrested several individuals Thursday night on narcotic and firearms charges after a raid at a property on the border between Augusta County and Waynesboro.


Additional charges in Waynesboro related to thefts

The Waynesboro Police Department obtained additional charges against Dakota Michael Fix. The felony charges stem from an early August residential burglary.


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Two Waynesboro women face drug charges

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested two city women on various charges dating to Aug. 19.


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Waynesboro Police investigate possible meth lab

Members of the Waynesboro Police Department’s Special Operations Division and the department’s SWAT Unit executed a narcotics search warrant Monday night at 2229 Cortland Street.


Waynesboro Police nab fugitive after brief foot chase

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a Waynesboro man Friday night after he fled from officers who had tracked him down to serve warrants on him.


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Wayne Theatre Signature Speaker Series highlights dinosaurs, geology

Dinosaur hunters and Shenandoah Valley geology are among the topics for the Signature Speaker Series: Science Talks this fall at the Historic Wayne Theatre/Ross Performing Arts Center in Waynesboro.


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Signature Speaker Series brings Founding Fathers to life at Wayne Theatre

The third, fourth and fifth presidents will be the subjects of the Signature Speaker Series: The Founding Fathers this fall at the Historic Wayne Theatre/Ross Performing Arts Center in Waynesboro.