It's Saturday night...what kind of weather awaits tomorrow? Ice...snow? VDOT crews will report at midnight; motorists should avoid non-essential travel during storm.
Funds will benefit Salem Volunteer Fire Department
Culpeper in Brief
Candy heiress is fined
Average retail gasoline prices in Virginia have fallen in the past week
Local elected officials on the western end of the county are pushing for the School Board to adopt a zero-based budgeting strategy and it appears they may have the upper hand to get their way.
It's been over a year since Gainesville District Supervisor Pete Candland (R) held a town hall meeting about site management for athletic playing fields in western Prince William County. Yet there is still inconsistent usage policies stemming from school to school about who can access what fields and when they can do it.
Two Minnieland Academy teachers have charged with abusing the children in their care. On November 7th, detectives from the Physical Abuse Unit began an investigation into child abuse allegations which were reported to have occurred at the Minnieland Academy at the Glen located at 4290 Prince William Pkwy in Woodbridge.
Kirk's contributions recognized
The chances that the 12th public high school in Prince William County will be the first to include a pool increased with the election of Loree Williams to the School Board. Now that pool proponents claim a suspected 5-3 majority of members on School Board, with the new Woodbridge District member in the majority, the pathways to defeating the pool proposal appear to be slim. While Gainesville District Supervisor Pete Candland (R) said during an interview that he likely will not be able to support the Board of County Supervisors approving a School Board budget that includes funding for the pool, one of the typical swing votes on the BOCS is lining up in the opposite camp.
Aaliyah Cyrus named as Athlete of the Week
With a failed 2-point conversion vs. Eastern View, Kettle Run loses another heartbreaker. Eastern View now at 9-1.
Using a professional weather balloon, a parachute, a GPS transmitter and 4 high definition cameras the Battlefield Young Marines launched a space capsule 20 miles into the earths atmosphere. The capsule passed through the Troposphere and into the Stratosphere, enduring winds in excess of 100 mph and temperatures as low as -60F.
Stevensburg District supervisor William “Bill” Chase unopposed
Write in one for Jefferson District School Board seat in Culpeper on November 5: Amy Brubaker, Leanne Malulani, Michelle North of Joshua Pollack