The News Desk is a collection of news, notes and breaking items affecting the Fredericksburg community.

The News Desk archives:

Colonial Beach Elementary makes video for Ellen DeGeneres show

Beach to discuss elementary school future

Two wounded in Westmoreland shootout

Colonial Beach school nostalgia runs deep

Man dies mysteriously after New Year’s Eve party incident

Fire ravages Colonial Beach school building

Charges follow drive-by shooting

10 arrested in undercover drug operation

Fire at Nomini Hall under investigation

Paramedic answers ER’s call—as a doc

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