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YCSD, Construction Company in Mediation for Dare Elementary School Lawsuit

YCSD, Construction Company in Mediation for Dare Elementary School Lawsuit

Mediation began Wednesday on a lawsuit against the York County School Board in which a construction company and a performance bond company are seeking more than $750,000 for…

Virginia Legacy, The Arc Team Up to Offer Soccer to Special Needs Community

Virginia Legacy, The Arc Team Up to Offer Soccer to Special Needs Community

For many players taking the field this fall for TOPSoccer, the new local program will be their first time as part of a group sport. It is not…

JCC Police Awarded Grant for 19 Bulletproof Vests

JCC Police Awarded Grant for 19 Bulletproof Vests

James City County Police will be purchasing 19 bulletproof vests thanks to a U.S. Department of Justice grant approved by the county Tuesday. The law enforcement agency was…

Newport News Waterworks Wins Safety Award

Newport News Waterworks Wins Safety Award

Newport News Waterworks, which provides water to much of York County and parts of James City County, has received a safety award for its safety program at the…

This Week in Crime: Indecent Exposure Incident on Scotland Street Reported

This Week in Crime: Indecent Exposure Incident on Scotland Street Reported

A witness on Scotland Street reports seeing a man exposing himself. Warrants are out for a woman accused of stealing a credit card at a restaurant. Two people…

Sports

Tribe Football Moves Up in National Rankings

Tribe Football Moves Up in National Rankings

After earning a 29-14 victory against Norfolk State in its home opener on Saturday, the William…

Weekend Roundup: Walsingham Volleyball Team Earns Sixth Straight Victory

Weekend Roundup: Walsingham Volleyball Team Earns Sixth Straight Victory

Walsingham Academy’s volleyball team extended its winning streak to six after knocking off Norfolk Academy…

Football: Grafton Shuts Out Jamestown 37-0

Football: Grafton Shuts Out Jamestown 37-0

Jamestown struggled to gain a foothold as Grafton found success on both sides of the…

Tribe Football Defeats Norfolk State, 29-14

Tribe Football Defeats Norfolk State, 29-14

The No. 16/19 William & Mary football team earned its second consecutive victory with a…



Local News

Three Historic Triangle Representatives Named to Governor’s Commission on Childhood Success

Three Historic Triangle Representatives Named to Governor’s Commission on Childhood Success

Gov. Terry McAuliffe has announced the members of his Commonwealth Council on Childhood Success, a roster that features a trio of Historic Triangle representatives. The council is geared…

‘Try Transit Week’ Begins Monday as State Officials Look to Bolster Public Transit Usage

‘Try Transit Week’ Begins Monday as State Officials Look to Bolster Public Transit Usage

Try Transit Week, a statewide initiative to encourage Virginians to try using public transit instead of their vehicles, starts Monday. The Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation…

JCC Supes Renew Calls for Examination of Growth Management, Nix Sewer Line Extension

JCC Supes Renew Calls for Examination of Growth Management, Nix Sewer Line Extension

Members of the James City County Board of Supervisors renewed their request to determine if the Primary Service Area is the best tool for managing growth in the county at…

City Council Increases Occupancy Limit at Apartment Complex for Students

City Council Increases Occupancy Limit at Apartment Complex for Students

The Williamsburg City Council approved a new limit for the number of residents allowed in a apartment complex geared toward students. In a unanimous vote, council members approved…

Obituaries

Dorothea Louise Hunter Haas, 98, member of Williamsburg Landing Singers

Dorothea Louise Hunter Haas, 98, member of Williamsburg Landing Singers

Dorothea Louise Hunter Haas, a resident of Williamsburg since 1989, died on Sept. 10, 2014, at the age of 98. Benjamin…

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Hometown

Cub Scouts Hold 9/11 Memorial Ceremony; York County Employee Recognized for 20 Years of Service

Cub Scout Pack 414 joined with members of the community Thursday evening to honor the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. On the 10th anniversary…

Game On

Game On: Ben Colley Named to USA Swimming National Team

Nearly a month after clocking in the fourth fastest time in the 200-meter butterfly at the USA Swimming National Championships, Ben Colley received one of the top…

W.Y.D.

What You’ll Do: Sept. 11-14

Whether your choice of literature is Austen or fairy tales, this weekend has events well-suited to book worms. There are also chances to support environmental science scholarships…

Get Schooled

Get Schooled: Student-Run Credit Union Opens at York High

One of York County’s newest credit unions hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday night, and employees, managers and members of the public gathered in its lobby to…

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