Fauquier County

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2 Students Charged After Bomb Threat at Va. Middle School

Two students have been charged with making threats against a middle school in Virginia, police say.


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State Police: Man Shot by Fauquier Deputy After Chase

Virginia State Police say a Fauquier County deputy shot and wounded a man who fled when the officer tried to stop his vehicle.


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Dominion Plans Large-Scaled Solar Project in Va.

Dominion Virginia Power asked regulators Tuesday to approve the state’s first large-scale solar project in the state, an energy proposal that would provide enough power for 5,000 homes at peak generation.


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1 Killed After Plane Crash in Fauquier County

One person was killed after a small plane crashed in Fauquier County on Sunday.


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Neurological Disease Confirmed in Va. Horse

An equine neurological disease caused by a virus has been confirmed in a horse from Northern Virginia.


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A Dozen Entries Added to Virginia Landmarks Register

A dozen additions are being made to the Virginia Landmarks Register, including a 23,000-acre district in the Fauquier County’s horse country and an early settlement along the James River in Richmond.


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Northern Va. Home That Belonged to the Kennedys Up For Sale

A Virginia estate formerly owned by President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy is up for sale.


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Va. Newspaper Drops ‘Democrat’ From Name

The Fauquier Times-Democrat, a newspaper outside of Washington, D.C., that traces its roots back nearly 200 years, announced Wednesday it is changing its name due to the increasingly divisive political landscape.


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Person of Interest in Elderly Couple Homicides in Custody

A person of interest in the slayings of an elderly couple in Fauquier County is in custody, police say.


Composite sketch of the suspect. (Credit: Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office)

Fauquier Co. Teen Escapes Abduction While Walking To A Bus Stop

Fauquier County police say deputies responded to an attempted abduction of a teenage girl in a Bealeton subdivision Wednesday morning.