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A Louisa man was sentenced to 18 months in jail for charging at a sheriff's deputy while holding a gun and a knife.

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The Mineral Town Council voted to give Walton Park to the Mineral Volunteer Fire Department, despite some misgivings. 

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As was the case in the last election four years ago, the fact the Louisa County Sheriff’s Office is not accredited has become an issue in the current campaign.

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More than half the power produced by a giant solar farm in Louisa County will be sold to the Commonwealth of Virginia to help satisfy its renewable energy goals.

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After 43 years, someone new will have a chance to operate one of Louisa County’s most unique businesses.

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All six of Louisa County’s public schools have been accredited by the state Department of Education for the 2019-2020 school year.

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The Mineral town council will hold a public hearing on the issue of transferring ownership of Walton Park from the town to the Mineral Volunteer Fire Department at their next meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 15.

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A 125-acre property at Wares Crossroads near Lake Anna was rezoned to commercial use on Oct. 7, paving the way for a future shopping center.

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Louisa County officials imposed a burn ban on Oct. 4, citing the potential for the recent lack of rain and falling leaves to create ideal conditions for wildfires. 

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A judge ordered the owner of 67 goats seized last month by the Louisa County Sheriff's Office to pay $8,000 to cover the county's expenses for keeping the animals.

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Since he was first elected to the Virginia State Senate in 2011, knocking off a 28-year Democratic incumbent, Bryce Reeves has rarely looked in his rear view mirror.

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A vision and a calling received over five years ago to build a place for people in need of temporary housing has reached its final stages.

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Southeastern Therapy for Kids has been serving the Hampton area of Virginia since 1993, providing  therapy for young patients. In recent years, the organization has expanded to the Richmond and Charlottesville areas, opening clinics in Midlothian, Chester and, most recently, Zion Crossroads.

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The elected leaders of Louisa and Fluvanna counties should step in to resolve the dispute over the James River water permit, the attorney for the Monacan Indian Nation said this week.

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Louisa County officials imposed a ban this afternoon on open air burning until further notice due to worsening drought conditions.

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Louisa County High School graduate Kia Jackson plans to unveil the prototype of her new child safety device this weekend at the Betty J. Queen Intergenerational Center. 

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A local couple is resurrecting the historic Maddox Feed Store and aiming to offer the myriad services and inventory the store has been known for over the years.

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The Friends of Louisa County Aquatics have done their homework about building a roof over the pool at the Betty J. Queen Intergenerational Center. Now they want the supervisors to take the plunge and help fund their project.

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The town of Louisa’s interim police chief comes with more than 44 years of law enforcement experience, all of it with Henrico County.

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The county has dropped its lawsuit against Harold Purcell, who it accused of leaking information about Shannon Hill Business Park to another landowner before it became public.

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The wave of harmful algae blooms over the past two summers in Lake Anna has been the topic of conversation among many in the county. 

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The Mineral Rescue Squad’s decision this month to park an ambulance during early evening hours at the Lake Anna Food Lion could be a sign of bigger changes to improve emergency response in the area.

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The Louisa County Library is excited to have new children’s computer stations. 

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Roads leading into the county’s 14 agricultural and forestal districts will be posted with signs to inform motorists of the value of the landscapes around them.