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Romney crowds are surging, energized

Thousands turned out Friday in Richmond, Va., at a get together for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. Crowds are getting It's a offer hospitality to development for the Republican businessman, who is hardly a natural politician and has long struggled to

West Virginia Mountaintop Removal: How Coal Mines Have Changed The ...

In 2008, Massey Spirit (now Alpha Natural Resources), which was blasting the top off a nearby mountain to get at the coal below, began buying out residents and razing their homes. Today, only one autochthonous family remains: Roger Richmond and his

As Election Day nears, Romney crowds are surging

It's a greeting development for the Republican businessman, who is hardly a natural politician and has long struggled to blend Obama's ability to inspire excitement. In Virginia, for exempli gratia, Republican leaning counties appear to be getting the fastest

Augusta County prepper is ready in Shenandoah Valley, come what may

If you're like most people, you're going to have, at best, a week of food at home if disaster strikes.

The prepper — whether the modern version of a wilderness survivalist or just the inheritor of a Shenandoah Valley tradition of self-reliance — will have enough food for half a year or longer.

You use your ATM card and bank online. An Augusta County prepper named Dave, who eschews reliance on just plastic, has a stack of bills at home, and silver and gold bullion in a safe deposit box.

You get your water from the spigot on your double-door refrigerator. It comes out cold and the light evens turns on. That is, when the electricity is working. A prepper like James Walton of Richmond has a stream behind his house and a 200-gallon water filtration device.

You drive a 2009 Honda Accord with a complicated system that may fail after the pulse from an overhead bomb shorts out electronics. Brad, who lives in Stuarts Draft, has a 1986 pickup truck with no electronic ignition control system; his ride will start right up and take him out of town.