Year in Review: An Overview of Stories from York County in 2015

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The Hermione shortly before it docked in Yorktown on June 8. (Marie Albiges/WYDaily)
The Hermione shortly before it docked in Yorktown on June 8. (Marie Albiges/WYDaily)

This year, a replica of the French ship that brought Marquis de Lafayette to America came to Yorktown and Election Day yielded few surprises for the school board and board of supervisors.

Find these stories and more highlights from the year in WYDaily’s annual review.

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September

  • York County joined James City County and the City of Williamsburg in launching their new business incubator. Launchpad, which aims to help entrepreneurs learn, network and develop their innovations, opened in a 4,800-square-foot space in James City County.
  • A renaming ceremony for the York County Sports Complex was held to honor late County Administrator James “Mac” McReynolds. The McReynolds Athletic Complex will be referred to as The MAC.
  • The York-Poquoson-Williamsburg Regional 911 Emergency Communications Center shared the Governor’s Technology Award with the James City County Emergency Communications Center. The award recognized the CAD to CAD system, which allows the two centers to see call data simultaneously and dispatch the unit closest to the emergency.

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