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Brett Hall
Journalist . Formerly . Active member & alum. There is no freedom without a free press. John 8:32
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Brett Hall 12h
Board votes to transfer 20-acres of land to the VADJJ to build a 60 bed Juvenile Correction Center off Route 158 outside of Windsor. SUBJECT to reaching terms agreeable to County and State. Not a done deal yet.
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Brett Hall 13h
Replying to @WAVY_News
PUBLIC HEARING CLOSED at 10:12pm Board of Supervisors now discussing
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Brett Hall 14h
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Just in case you are wondering...public comment is still underway. Past the 3-hour point now.
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Brett Hall 15h
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Mayor of Windsor (facility would be placed just outside town limits) says he doesn't support the proposal
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Brett Hall 16h
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BTW...just in case it wasn't clear yet...this is a hot isssue. Views from outside the boardroom and downstairs.
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Brett Hall 16h
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Brett Hall 16h
Replying to @islewightva @WAVY_News
Dick Holland, CEO of Farmers Bank, rises to explain "untruths" told by about this project. Says land is not worth $200k, says water lines arn't enough to serve more than prison.
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Brett Hall 16h
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First three public speakers support the project. One says "We are forward thinkers if we do this," saying it will benifit future generations
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Brett Hall 17h
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Following a Town Hall about the proposed DJJ facility (that 10 On Your Side was at) the County Admin put together presentation with FAQ. Including one about where youth will go after they leave facility.
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Brett Hall 17h
Replying to @islewightva @WAVY_News
Director of Virginia Department of Juvenile Justice Andrew Block presents to BOS about how the proposed Juvenile Correctional Center HAS NO relation to Dept. of Corrections and test scores won't be factored into schools.
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Brett Hall 17h
HAPPENING NOW Boardroom is FULL ahead of a meeting in which the Board of Supervisors may vote to allow the state to build a new Juvenile Detention Center MORE COVERAGE HERE
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Brett Hall 19h
New election ordered in undecided North Carolina US House race ⁦
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Brett Hall Feb 21
DEADLY ACCIDENT involving under investigation in .
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WAVY TV 10 Feb 20
Poll: Almost half of Virginia voters say Gov. Northam should not quit
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Brett Hall Feb 20
Sara is the best!
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Brett Hall Feb 20
Don't like seeing Gary second---but if lost to make it happen...I can live.
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Brett Hall Feb 20
They certainly received a heck of an experience this session...
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Brett Hall Feb 20
HAPPENING NOW: HR has their coalition in . Tonight they plan to outline why they are against the development of the new detention center in Isle of Wight by the Department of Juvenile Justice.
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Brett Hall Feb 20
NEW: "prosecutors said in a detention memo this week that he intended 'to murder innocent civilians on a scale rarely seen in this country'."
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