Eight young musicians, all with ties to Hampton Roads, wrote an album during a four-day train trip across the country. They recorded their original tunes in Virginia Beach and want to inspire other musicians.
The American Train Collective consists of eight young musicians and they are in no hurry to become recording music icons. Because what they accomplished last summer was even more rewarding than any sold-out international world tour or multi-million dollar record label deal. The whole group went on an epic four-day train trip across the country […]
The municipalities of Newport News and James City County are collaborating with Fort Eustis to host a series of community workshops regarding a federal land use study. The Fort Eustis Joint Land Use Study will determine and implement measures that allow the fort and the surrounding community to operate in a manner that benefits both […]
Delegate Mike Mullin announced his re-election campaign Tuesday morning just three days after the General Assembly adjourned until April. The freshman Democratic lawmaker currently represents Williamsburg, parts of Newport News, York and James City Counties in the House of Delegates handedly won election last November after beating Republican nominee Heather Cordasco. Mullin said if he wins re-election […]
A 23-year-old man wanted in connection to three different robberies in York County and Newport News was arrested last week after leading deputies on a chase across county lines. Michael Rueben Washburn, of the 100 block of Dandy View Lane in Yorktown, is charged with robbery, grand larceny of a motor vehicle valued over $200, […]
A 51-year-old woman was arrested without incident Dec. 30 after she allegedly robbed a York County bank earlier that afternoon. Cheryl Exum has been charged with robbery and use of a firearm in commission of a felony in connection to a robbery at the Union Bank in the 5000 block of George Washington Memorial Highway, […]
As James City County looks to secure a sustainable water source, a reservoir that was never built is sucking it dry. The ghost of King William Reservoir loomed large during a public meeting held Monday to address the county’s water needs. Currently, the county relies on the James City Service Authority to pump from underground […]