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Unmarked State Police K-9 Unit One of Four Vehicles Involved in Fatal Wreck

Unmarked State Police K-9 Unit One of Four Vehicles Involved in Fatal Wreck

  Update 10:50 p.m.: Police have identified the victim of the fatal car crash as 84-year-old  Donald Lee Howard of the 9000 block of E. Patrick Henry Road in…

Military Men, Women Honored at Williamsburg Memorial Park Ceremony

Military Men, Women Honored at Williamsburg Memorial Park Ceremony

  The words of Presidents Abraham Lincoln, Barack Obama and John F. Kennedy, as well as “Saving Private Ryan” character Capt. John Miller were quoted Monday during a commemoration of…

JCC Plans Stormwater Fixes for Soggy Grove Neighborhood

JCC Plans Stormwater Fixes for Soggy Grove Neighborhood

  Across Pocahontas Trail from The Woods golf course, several streets combine to form a neighborhood of homes whose residents know all too well what happens when it…

VDOT to Synchronize Traffic Lights Along Monticello Avenue

VDOT to Synchronize Traffic Lights Along Monticello Avenue

  Drivers on Monticello Avenue in James City County will spend less time sitting at red lights if a new system set to be installed later this year…

York County Secures Land for Replacement Grafton Fire Station

York County Secures Land for Replacement Grafton Fire Station

Land has been secured and design work will soon begin for the new Grafton fire station that will replace the one on Route 17, slated for completion by 2017.…

Sports

Girls Soccer Roundup: York, Lafayette to Meet in Conference 25 Finals

Girls Soccer Roundup: York, Lafayette to Meet in Conference 25 Finals

  After being bested by Warhill in the Conference 25 championship game last season, York…

Baseball Roundup: Grafton Defeats Tabb to Reach Conference 19 Finals

Baseball Roundup: Grafton Defeats Tabb to Reach Conference 19 Finals

Grafton’s Ricks Dearing and Tabb’s Robbie Barrett each threw complete games during Tuesday’s Conference 19…

Boys Soccer Roundup: York, Lafayette Win to Reach Conference 25 Finals

Boys Soccer Roundup: York, Lafayette Win to Reach Conference 25 Finals

Max Poelker and Cameron Dail each scored a pair of goals to help lead York…

Softball Roundup: Grafton Advances to Conference 19 Finals

Softball Roundup: Grafton Advances to Conference 19 Finals

The Grafton softball team rode its early runs to get past Powhatan 5-2 on the road…




Local News

Four York County Students Honored for Compassion, Courage, Community Service and Overall Achievement

Four York County Students Honored for Compassion, Courage, Community Service and Overall Achievement

Four young women who have had to overcome hardships while dealing with the everyday responsibilities of being a high school student were honored for their achievements last week.…

Hampton Roads Academy Graduates 67 in Class of 2015

Hampton Roads Academy Graduates 67 in Class of 2015

Hampton Roads Academy kicked off the high school graduation season with a ceremony Saturday in the school’s Svein J. Lassen Auditorium. David Halliday, a 1998 graduate of the…

Fallen Soldiers Honored With Wreaths, Carnations at Yorktown National Cemetery

Fallen Soldiers Honored With Wreaths, Carnations at Yorktown National Cemetery

  Wreaths and flowers were laid down Sunday at the Yorktown National Cemetery in remembrance of the thousands of military personnel who have sacrificed their lives for the…

JCC Supervisors to Consider Sale of Jamestown Yacht Basin on Tuesday

JCC Supervisors to Consider Sale of Jamestown Yacht Basin on Tuesday

More than a month after deferring a decision about a sale of the publicly owned Jamestown Yacht Basin, the James City County Board of Supervisors will again consider…

Obituaries

Mary Evelyn Hartnett Hazen, 102, past president of the Virginia Museum of Fine Art

Mary Evelyn Hartnett Hazen, of Williamsburg, passed away in her sleep at home Sunday, May 24, 2015. She was 102 and…

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Hometown

Memorial Day Events in the Historic Triangle

In honor of Memorial Day, localities in the Historic Triangle, as well as local organizations and businesses, are offering myriad ceremonies and activities. Programs to honor the…

This Week In Crime

This Week in Crime: Man Accused of Stealing Tip Jar From The College Delly

This week, a man is facing charges for allegedly stealing a tip charge from Williamsburg’s College Delly, and police are investigating an assault at Longhill Grove Apartments…

W.Y.D.

What You’ll Do: May 21-24

There’s something for everyone this Memorial Day weekend. Take a break from the family — or bring them along — to local farmers markets, classic plays or…

Get Schooled

Get Schooled: YCSD Honors May Seniors of the Month

The York County School Division recognizes one senior from each of the division’s four high schools during the school year for their exceptional achievements in academics and community…

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