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York Deputies Seek Man Who Deliberately Ran Over, Killed Puppy

York Deputies Seek Man Who Deliberately Ran Over, Killed Puppy

  The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help identifying a man alleged to have run over a puppy deliberately Tuesday a few blocks away from Magruder Elementary…

Nobody Hurt in Seasons Trace House Fire

Nobody Hurt in Seasons Trace House Fire

Nobody was hurt in an April 9 fire on Teal Way in the Seasons Trace subdivision in James City County after a fire began in a garage when…

York Authorities Investigate Potential Arson of Youth Sports Equipment

York Authorities Investigate Potential Arson of Youth Sports Equipment

A Sunday fire at a shipping container in York County that destroyed thousands of dollars worth of concessions items and cheerleading equipment is being investigated as an arson.…

York Supervisors Approve Rezoning of Back Creek Road Properties

York Supervisors Approve Rezoning of Back Creek Road Properties

  The York County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to rezone a set of properties on Back Creek Road in Seaford from industrial to residential, a move…

Three-Year Probation Terms for WJCC Teachers to Continue with Option to Extend

Three-Year Probation Terms for WJCC Teachers to Continue with Option to Extend

Teachers in Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools will continue to work three years before being awarded a continuing contract, but some teachers could face longer probationary terms. The…

Sports

Game On: York High to Celebrate 25th Anniversary of 1989 State Baseball Title

Game On: York High to Celebrate 25th Anniversary of 1989 State Baseball Title

York High will honor its 1989 Group AA state baseball championship team with a 25th…

Tuesday’s Prep Sports Schedule Rained Out

The four Bay Rivers District baseball and softball games and two soccer games scheduled for…

College Watch: Former Area Running Standout Andrew Colley Sets Record in Outdoor Mile

College Watch: Former Area Running Standout Andrew Colley Sets Record in Outdoor Mile

Former Jamestown High star Andrew Colley is the only runner in North Carolina State University…

Prep Sports Roundup: Jamestown Baseball Trounces 6A School for Third Win in a Row

Jamestown’s baseball team continued its impressive play of late beating Yorktown High, a 6A school…



Local News

York Supervisors OK Electronic Signs with Changing Messages for Places of Worship

York Supervisors OK Electronic Signs with Changing Messages for Places of Worship

The York County Board of Supervisors voted 3-1 Tuesday to allow places of worship to have electronic signs with messages that change as frequently as every eight seconds.…

NWS Issues Freeze Warning for Wednesday Morning

NWS Issues Freeze Warning for Wednesday Morning

The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning that is in effect from 3 a.m. to 9 a.m. Wednesday for the Historic Triangle. In James City County…

York Administrator’s Budget Proposal Removes Planning Costs for New Elementary School

York Administrator’s Budget Proposal Removes Planning Costs for New Elementary School

The design and planning costs for a new elementary school in York County are unlikely to appear in next year’s budget, delaying the school division’s efforts to squelch…

York School Board Delays Discussion on Later Start Times

York School Board Delays Discussion on Later Start Times

Students and parents of the York County School Division will have to wait to have their voices heard on whether to adjust the bell schedule. Facing uncertainty in…

Obituaries

Remembering Rhonda “RoRo” Lassiter, 41, faced cancer diagnosis head-on with incredible strength and determination, never let it define her

Remembering Rhonda “RoRo” Lassiter, 41, faced cancer diagnosis head-on with incredible strength and determination, never let it define her

When Rhonda Lemika Lassiter found out she had breast cancer in the spring of 2010, she sat her family down and…

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Hometown

Hometown: Norge Elementary Raises $32,000 for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Students at Norge Elementary School have pooled their change for research, services and education on blood cancer. For eight years, the school has participated in the Leukemia…

Game On

Game On: York High to Celebrate 25th Anniversary of 1989 State Baseball Title

York High will honor its 1989 Group AA state baseball championship team with a 25th anniversary celebration ceremony prior to the Falcons’ home game against Lafayette on…

W.Y.D.

What You’ll Do: April 10-13

Celebrate — or mourn — the end of spring break this weekend, with lots of activities for tiny ones and teenagers. For those without children in tow,…

Get Schooled

Get Schooled: Tabb Students Unite with Elephant Protector to Create Change

York County students are using a new learning method to help save elephants. Cindy Evans, a teacher at Tabb Middle School and instructional trainer for the division,…

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