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Students get history lesson in emancipation, integrationLynchburg News and Advance
Walk through the halls of Appomattox County High School and you can see diverse groups of students mingling, a junior told a panel of seven people who experienced integration first-hand. Her observation quickly was followed with her question — how ...and more »
Libyan terrorism defendant testifies at NY hearingLynchburg News and Advance
He was born on February 3, 1955, in Brooklyn, N.Y.
, and was raised in North Babylon, N.Y., by his parents Olive Carnella Biggio of Bedford, Va., and the late Raymond Francis Biggio.Gary graduated from Suffolk County Community College with a criminal ...
US: Turkey eyeing larger role against militantsLynchburg News and Advance
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. envoy coordinating the global fight against Islamic State militants says officials are still negotiating how much of a role Turkey will take in the burgeoning war on its border. Retired Marine Gen. John Allen says U.S ...and more »
FBI: Body exhumed is not most wanted fugitiveLynchburg News and Advance
BALTIMORE (AP) — An unidentified body exhumed in Alabama is not the man accused of using a sledgehammer to kill his family in Maryland in 1976, the FBI said Wednesday. The FBI had said photos of the unidentified hitchhiker who was killed in a ...and more »
Lynchburg News and AdvanceKosovo frees 8-year-old from Syria captivityLynchburg News and Advance
The family will receive friends from 12 until 1 p.m. at Tharp Funeral
Home in Lynchburg on Thursday, October 16, 2014. A Funeral
Service will follow at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Larry Randall and Cheryl Randall officiating. Tharp Funeral
... He was born on ...