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Door to Door: Lake Barcroft & Centreville

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Sally Determan of Lake Barcroft, Va. says most people don't know that her town or its namesake lake exist.
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Sally Determan of Lake Barcroft, Va. says most people don't know that her town or its namesake lake exist.

It's our weekly trip around the region. This week, we visit Centreville, Va and Lake Barcroft, Va.

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