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News Minute: Here is the latest Virginia news from The Associated Press

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Survivors and families of those killed in the Washington Navy Yard shootings will gather for a ceremony of remembrance. The event is scheduled for tonight, one year after the shootings that killed 12 victims.

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Charlottesville police expect to resume the search for a University of Virginia student who has been missing since early Saturday. Police say authorities searched a large area east of the university well yesterday and found no trace of 18-year-old Hannah Elizabeth Graham.

BRISTOL, Va. (AP) - The now-closed Virginia Intermont College plans a yard sale to get rid of a wide range of smaller items. The sale is set for Thursday through Saturday to coincide with this weekend's Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion. One of the college's few remaining employees says some alumni are coming back to Bristol for the music festival.

DANVILLE, Va. (AP) - Starting next month, America's remaining tobacco growers will be totally exposed to the laws of supply and demand. The very last buyout checks go out in October to about 425,000 tobacco farmers and landowners. They're the last holdovers from a price-support and quota system that had guaranteed minimum prices for most of the 20th century, sustaining a way of life that began 400 years ago in Virginia.

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