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JCSA’s Proposal for New Fee Means Higher Water, Sewer Bill

JCSA’s Proposal for New Fee Means Higher Water, Sewer Bill

Homes and businesses in James City County will be paying more for water starting in July if James City Service Authority implements tweaks to water and sewer rates…

The Cove Tavern Closes Until March

The Cove Tavern Closes Until March

The Cove Tavern off Strawberry Plains Road in James City County has closed its doors until March to revamp its menu and service, according to a post on…

Warhill Moves to Center Stage in Local Theater Scene

Warhill Moves to Center Stage in Local Theater Scene

Students in Williamsburg-James City County Schools had the day off Tuesday, but a few dozen spent their day on the prairies of Oklahoma — or as close as…

JCC Supes OK Land Sale to Group Interested in Rebuilding Toano

JCC Supes OK Land Sale to Group Interested in Rebuilding Toano

  The James City County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to sell two parcels of surplus county-owned land in Toano to a group interested in rebuilding the village…

YPSO: Shooter On the Loose After Killing 17-Year-Old Boy in Tabb

YPSO: Shooter On the Loose After Killing 17-Year-Old Boy in Tabb

  A 17-year-old boy was killed in a shooting Tuesday afternoon in the Tabb area of York County. Emergency dispatchers received a call around 3:40 p.m. about a…

Sports

Lafayette Boys, Girls Take First During Final Regular Season Bay Rivers Indoor Meet

Lafayette Boys, Girls Take First During Final Regular Season Bay Rivers Indoor Meet

In the final Bay Rivers District regular season indoor track meet held on Tuesday at…

Girls Basketball Roundup: Warhill Tops Bay Rivers Standings After Beating Poquoson

Girls Basketball Roundup: Warhill Tops Bay Rivers Standings After Beating Poquoson

Olivia Schulz scored a game-high 16 points to help vault Warhill to the top of…

Boys Basketball: Richard Washington’s 29 Points Not Enough to Handle Cape Henry

Boys Basketball: Richard Washington’s 29 Points Not Enough to Handle Cape Henry

Walsingham Academy fell short of overcoming a deep, athletic Cape Henry Collegiate team in a…

Lafayette Swimming Sweeps York During Dual Meet

Lafayette Swimming Sweeps York During Dual Meet

The Lafayette boys and girls swim teams defeated York during a dual meet Tuesday at…



Local News

Second Suspect Pleads Guilty to Tabb Car Break-Ins

Second Suspect Pleads Guilty to Tabb Car Break-Ins

A 19-year-old man was sentenced to nine months in jail Tuesday after admitting he broke into several cars in York County. Nijel Joel Dudley, a Newport News man, was arrested…

House Panel Kills Bid to Expand Hate Crime Definition

House Panel Kills Bid to Expand Hate Crime Definition

RICHMOND – A bill to expand the definition and reporting of hate crimes to include sexual orientation and gender identity has died in a House subcommittee, thus killing…

Virginia Health Secretary Urges Medicaid Expansion

Virginia Health Secretary Urges Medicaid Expansion

RICHMOND – Virginia’s secretary of health and human services, William A. Hazel, wants legislators to put aside their political differences and ensure that every resident of the commonwealth…

Former W&M Student Pleads Guilty to Dealing LSD

Former W&M Student Pleads Guilty to Dealing LSD

More than 11 months after being arrested, a former College of William & Mary football player faces up to 10 years in prison after admitting to selling LSD…

Obituaries

Ella Scott ‘Scotty’ Tapscott, 84, served on education-related boards, committees in York Co.

Ella Scott ‘Scotty’ Tapscott, 84, served on education-related boards, committees in York Co.

Ella Scott “Scotty” Tapscott died Jan. 24, 2015, at the age of 84. The younger of two children, she was born to Ray…

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Hometown

Upcoming Race to Raise Funds for Toano Middle School Programs

Get ready to run: The Toano Middle School Parent Teacher Student Association and the Colonial Roadrunners are teaming up for an 8k, 5k and 1-mile color run next…

This Week In Crime

This Week in Crime: YPSO Searching for Suspected Coffee Thief

This week, a man has been accused of breaking into a James City County home while the family was away, and the former employee of a local…

W.Y.D.

What You’ll Do: Jan. 22-25

Grab discounted meals at some of Williamsburg’s top restaurants, ask experts about starting a new exercise regimen or enjoy a Tribe basketball game while promoting a good…

Get Schooled

Get Schooled: YCSD January Seniors of the Month

Every month during the school year, the York County School Division recognizes seniors from each of the school division’s four high schools for their exceptional achievements in…

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