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Clarksville gets more time for Cove Project

Auctioneer recalls tobacco’s heydey

Back when tobacco, the “golden leaf” of Virginia was a celebrated crop, and tobacco auctions were a festive occasion, no one was more celebrated than the market auctioneer.

Belk announces $3 billion sale to private equity firm

With the merger agreement, Belk says there are currently no plans to close any stores or cut any of the 1,300 jobs with the company’s corporate offices. Belk operates a…

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Comets: Low-key, but ambitious

Coach, team will leave the talking for the field

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Angels shut out in WS opener

SoVaNow.com / July 28, 2014
The Virginia champions in Angels X-play Dixie softball had a tough start in World Series play in Atoka, Tenn..

The champions from Halifax County fell 11-0 to the host Atoka squad in Saturday’s opener.

The local all-stars were hoping to stay alive Sunday. Virginia was scheduled to play either Arkansas or Oklahoma in its second game.

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