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Williamsburg Women’s Chorus Members to Perform in Lincoln Center Concert

Williamsburg Women’s Chorus Members to Perform in Lincoln Center Concert

  Instead of sitting down to dinner at home this Thanksgiving, members of the Williamsburg Women’s Chorus will be feasting on music with a family of 130 singers…

Yorktown Library Acquires Land for Expansion

Yorktown Library Acquires Land for Expansion

  The Board of Supervisors voted last week to approve the purchase of .91 acres on George Washington Memorial Highway that will be used for a Yorktown Library…

New W&M Master Plan Includes Arts Quarter, Athletic Complex

New W&M Master Plan Includes Arts Quarter, Athletic Complex

The latest version of the College of William & Mary’s master plan envisions significant changes to the school’s campus, including new academic buildings, consolidated athletic fields and the…

New Sandwich Restaurant and Bakery Opens in Grove

New Sandwich Restaurant and Bakery Opens in Grove

  John Rogers has owned contracting, home repair and landscaping businesses, so he figured he would try his hand at a restaurant, too. The Deli Roll opened in…

JCC Police to Offer Free Firearms Safety Class

JCC Police to Offer Free Firearms Safety Class

A firearms safety class that covers basic safety, handling and storage will be held by the James City County Police Department on Tuesday. The free class does not…

Sports

Four Players Finish in Double Figures, but Tribe Women’s Basketball Falls in Overtime at High Point, 87-80

Four Players Finish in Double Figures, but Tribe Women’s Basketball Falls in Overtime at High Point, 87-80

High Point, N.C. — The William & Mary women’s basketball team put four players in double…

Warhill Girls Volleyball Captures School’s First State Championship

Warhill Girls Volleyball Captures School’s First State Championship

They danced between sets and didn’t stop dancing after the final point. Warhill topped Cave…

York Football Falls to Loudoun County 37-13 in 3A East Region Playoffs

York Football Falls to Loudoun County 37-13 in 3A East Region Playoffs

York High’s football season ended with a 37-13 road loss at Loudoun County in the…

Tribe Men’s Basketball Wins Third Straight at Rice

Tribe Men’s Basketball Wins Third Straight at Rice

HOUSTON, Texas — The William & Mary men’s basketball team won its third straight, downing Rice,…



Local News

Photos: Christmas Town Comes to Life at Busch Gardens

Photos: Christmas Town Comes to Life at Busch Gardens

  Christmas Town was ushered in Friday at Busch Gardens with the flick of a switch perched atop a wooden catwalk at the Festhaus. The switch was linked…

This Week in Crime: JCC Police Receive Reports of Neighborhood Break-Ins

This Week in Crime: JCC Police Receive Reports of Neighborhood Break-Ins

This week, charges against a man accused of pistol-whipping another man at a Fourth of July party were dropped, and the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office is asking for the…

Longtime An Occasion for the Arts President Steps Down

Longtime An Occasion for the Arts President Steps Down

Artists from across the region and beyond will descend upon Williamsburg in October to share and sell their work at the annual An Occasion for the Arts, but…

W&M Leads Public Universities in Study Abroad Rates

W&M Leads Public Universities in Study Abroad Rates

A national organization recognized the College of William & Mary for leading American public universities in student participation in study abroad programs. For the second year in a…

Obituaries

Diane D. Smith, 54, desired to make people she loved happy

Diane D. Smith, 54, desired to make people she loved happy

After a brief illness, Diane D. Smith, a lifetime resident of the Williamsburg/Yorktown area, died Nov. 17, 2014, at Riverside Regional…

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Hometown

Saturday Concert to Feature Two Locals in The Shack Band

For two members of The Shack Band, whose tour brings them to town Saturday, the performance at The Corner Pocket will be a sort of homecoming. Guitarist…

Game On

Game On: Tabb XC Coach Coulter Reaches 300 Wins

Tabb cross-country coach George Coulter was doused by a cooler of water and honored by his team after reaching a career milestone Thursday. Coulter, who has been…

W.Y.D.

What You’ll Do: Nov. 20-23

Knock out your holiday shopping before Thanksgiving at the many craft shows happening this weekend. You can also take in live performances for children or adults. Want…

Get Schooled

Get Schooled: York County School Division Names November Seniors of the Month

At the school division’s Nov. 17 school board meeting, four York County students were recognized for their outstanding contributions to their schools and to the community. YCSD…

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