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Police: JCC Man Breaks Into Williamsburg House, Apologizes to Woman Inside

Police: JCC Man Breaks Into Williamsburg House, Apologizes to Woman Inside

  A 55-year-old James City County man is in jail after police say he broke into a house on Scotland Street on Tuesday night. Maj. Greg Riley of…

JCC Police: One Arrested, Two Sought in Polo Ralph Lauren Shoplifting Incident

JCC Police: One Arrested, Two Sought in Polo Ralph Lauren Shoplifting Incident

A 21-year-old man was arrested July 18 in connection with the theft of $2,100 worth of clothing from Polo Ralph Lauren in Williamsburg Premium Outlets on Richmond Road,…

Williamsburg Outlet Mall Demolition Underway; Building to be Razed by Fall

Williamsburg Outlet Mall Demolition Underway; Building to be Razed by Fall

The Williamsburg Outlet Mall is being dismantled. Demolition of the defunct outlet mall is underway, as Armada Hoffler Properties — which co-owns the property with Vistacor LLC —…

WJCC Elementary School Days to Keep Five-Minute Extension

WJCC Elementary School Days to Keep Five-Minute Extension

Williamsburg-James City County elementary schools will continue to implement the extension of five minutes that were added to the end of the school day in February due to…

State School Board Unconstitutional; McAuliffe Won’t Fight Ruling

State School Board Unconstitutional; McAuliffe Won’t Fight Ruling

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced his office would not appeal a Norfolk Circuit Court decision that declared the Virginia Opportunity Educational Institution unconstitutional. McAuliffe’s decision effectively upholds the…

Sports

John Corbin to Succeed Henzel as Warhill High Baseball Coach

John Corbin to Succeed Henzel as Warhill High Baseball Coach

As John Corbin’s high school baseball coach at Lafayette High at the turn of the…

Mike Reilly Honored as CAA Preseason Defensive Player of the Year

Mike Reilly Honored as CAA Preseason Defensive Player of the Year

William & Mary senior All-American defensive end Mike Reilly highlighted the Tribe’s list of preseason all-conference honorees…

Williamsburg Post 39 Pulls Away from Poquoson Post 273 to Advance in Legion District Tourney

Williamsburg Post 39 Pulls Away from Poquoson Post 273 to Advance in Legion District Tourney

For the second night in a row, Williamsburg Post 39′s American Legion baseball team dug…

Seven Tribe Football Games to be Televised in 2014

Seven Tribe Football Games to be Televised in 2014

William & Mary football fans unable to make it to games this season will have…



Local News

JCC Police: Suspect’s Footprints in the Snow Lead to Tools Theft Arrest

JCC Police: Suspect’s Footprints in the Snow Lead to Tools Theft Arrest

A 36-year-old Shacklefords man is accused of stealing $4,000 worth of tools from a construction equipment dealer in James City County. Raymond A. Hall Jr. was arrested July…

VDOT: Expect Delays Wednesday Night, Thursday Morning on Lakeside Drive

VDOT: Expect Delays Wednesday Night, Thursday Morning on Lakeside Drive

  Crews from the Virginia Department of Transportation and the City of Newport News Waterworks will be conducting waterline work on Lakeside Drive between Showalter Road and Winders…

VMRC: Man Found Dead in James River Was Traveling to Surry County Festival

VMRC: Man Found Dead in James River Was Traveling to Surry County Festival

The Lanexa man found dead in the James River on Sunday was operating a boat found washed ashore in Surry County hours before authorities discovered his body. Laurie…

Architectural Review Board Approves Demolition Plans for Former Penniman Road Hotel

Architectural Review Board Approves Demolition Plans for Former Penniman Road Hotel

Every room at the Colonial Capitol Inn has been vacant since 2006, but a recent move by the property owner could substitute that empty hotel for an empty…

Obituaries

Nellie Mae Culpepper Sykes, 81, dedication to learning inspired a legacy of professional educators in her family

Nellie Mae Culpepper Sykes, 81, dedication to learning inspired a legacy of professional educators in her family

Nellie Mae Culpepper Sykes, of Williamsburg, died July 21, 2014, at the age of 81. She was born in Hickory on…

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Hometown

Volunteer Spotlight: Teri Parkhouse Pledges Hours, Swims Around Key West for Humane Society

Growing up, Teri Parkhouse never thought of herself as an animal person. She did not have a childhood pet, and was apathetic as an adult when she…

Game On

Game On: Lafayette’s Neville Invited to Elite Top Gun Football Camp

Lafayette High rising junior Trey Neville, who was a two-way starter each of the past two seasons at Jamestown High, has been invited to participate in Football…

W.Y.D.

What You’ll Do: July 17-20

Beat the heat this weekend at a concert, or embrace it with an outdoor composting presentation or evening of games to remind you of childhood. Want to…

Get Schooled

Get Schooled: High School Graduation Roundup

Students across the Historic Triangle are donning their caps and gowns and preparing for the rite of passage of graduating from high school. Here is the schedule…

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