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Fauquier carjacking suspect apprehended

Police have filed carjacking charges against a man who stole a Honda CR in northern Fauquier County Monday.

Monday - 05/13/2013, 09:46pm EDT

Tags: Fauquier County, Winchester, Va., Crime, police, carjacking

Virginia Gold Cup debuts self-service betting system (Video)

Forget the fancy hats, elegant horses and Jack Russell Terriers that will be on display this weekend at the 88th Virginia Gold Cup. Parimutuel betting, in which people put their money into a collective pool, is the real star of this year's festivities, the organizers say.

Saturday - 05/04/2013, 06:47pm EDT

Tags: Virginia Gold Cup, Fauquier County, Parimutuel betting, horse racing, alicia lozano, Kristi King, Vicki Bendure, The Plains


Fauquier kennel owner files defamation suit against humane inspector

Irina Barrett of Broad Run alleges that Hilleary Bogley, the Fauquier County court-appointed humane inspector and operator of the Middleburg Humane Foundation, defamed her in a report that detailed the conditions at Barrett's Broad Run property.

Wednesday - 04/24/2013, 04:39am EDT

Tags: Fauquier County, canis maximus, middleburg humane foundation, irina barrett, hilleary bogley, Kate Ryan, dogs

Cause sought for Va. church construction collapse

Authorities are investigating the collapse of a church addition during construction in Fauquier County.

Wednesday - 03/13/2013, 11:50am EDT

Tags: Fauquier County, Mt. Nebo Baptist Church

Police: 'Person of interest' in Va. elderly couple killing in custody

The man wanted in connection with the killing of 80-year-old Nelson Slack and his 74-year-old wife, Ethel, has been arrested, police say.

Wednesday - 02/27/2013, 04:31pm EST

Tags: Fauquier County, murder, Nelson Slack, Ethel Slack, The Plains, Hank Silverberg

Va. breeder testifies business is not puppy mill, others disagree

A local dog breeder fights for zoning rights for what she says is a healthy operation, but testimony against her facilities may tell a different story.

Friday - 02/08/2013, 08:49pm EST

Tags: Fauquier County, broad run, Kate Ryan, boxer, great dane, french bulldog, doberman

Jury: 3 for ex-officer in Va. who killed woman

Jurors recommended a sentence of three years in prison Friday for a former Culpeper police officer who fatally shot an unarmed woman one year ago.

Friday - 02/01/2013, 04:36pm EST

Tags: Culpeper, Fauquier County, James Fisher, police shooting, Patricia Ann Cook, Daniel Harmon-Wright, Bethany Sullivan

Local astronauts, dogs and marching band members prepare for inaugural parade

Nearly 3,000 groups applied to perform in the 2013 presidential inaugural parade on Monday -- more than twice the number that applied to march in President Barack Obama's first inaugural parade. From that number, four local groups got a bid to march.

Friday - 01/18/2013, 12:50pm EST

Tags: Inauguration Parade, Barack obama, University of Maryland, ballou senior high school, marching band, NASA, Canine Companions for Independence, inaugural parade 2013, Curiosity rover, Majestic Marching Knights, Fauquier County, Pennsylvania Avenue, Mighty Sound of Maryland, Natalie Plumb


Inmate confesses to 32-year-old cold case

Arrest warrants for murder and related charges were filed Tuesday against a West Virginia prison inmate in the fatal shooting of a Fauquier County farm manager 32 years ago.

Tuesday - 01/15/2013, 10:42pm EST

Tags: Fauquier County, Brad Baker, Ronald Cloud, police, Crime, homicide

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