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Jonhson Controls donates schools supplies to Petersburg schools

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  • Employees of Johnson Controls unloaded a work van packed with school supplies at the Petersburg City Public Schools office Wednesday, August 27. The supplies, donated by JC employees, will be distributed to students across the division, Superintendent Joseph Melvin said in a statement.
  • 8/27/2014
  • Album ID: 1838490
  • Photos by Patrick Kane

National Guard demolition in Petersburg

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  • A home at 110 N. West St. was demolished by Virginia National Guard troops and airmen Wednesday morning. The guard has partnered with the city for Operation Renew, tearing down derelict structured tied to the drug trade.
  • 8/27/2014
  • Album ID: 1838470
  • Photos by Patrick Kane

Colonial Heights Collision Center ribbon cutting

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  • Dewey Cooke and Jennifer Cooke cut the ribbon for the Colonial Heights Collision Center, located at 910 Boulevard. A ceremony was held by the chamber of commerce Tuesday, August 26.
  • 8/26/2014
  • Album ID: 1838494
  • Photos by Patrick Kane

Ice Bucket Challenge hits Petersburg

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  • Dozens watched as three city officials took part in the Ice Bucket Challenge Monday afternoon at the Petersburg Bureau of Police. It has become a national craze - and major fundraiser for research.
  • 8/25/2014
  • Album ID: 1838491
  • Photos by Patrick Kane

150th Anniversary: Battles of Weldon Railroad & Reams Station

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  • Rachael Quick/Progress-Index Photos Confederate reenactors from the 6th Virginia Infantry talked about battle and gave firing demonstrations during the 150th Anniversary: Battles of Weldon Railroad & Reams Station program at Poplar Grove National Cemetery on Saturday, August 23.
  • 8/23/2014
  • Album ID: 1836977
  • Photos by Rachael Quick
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