Wednesday, October 5, 2022

ICYMI this week: Drug investigation at William & Mary, goats clean up the Crim Dell and more

With dozens of headlines every day, it’s easy to miss some here and there.

Keep the conversation going. Here are five or our top-read headlines this week:

William & Mary students, professor among 10 arrested in Williamsburg drug investigation

Most of those arrested were students at the College of William & Mary, police say. READ MORE

Ten people with ties to William & Mary were arrested in a drug distribution investigation, eight of whom were students. (Courtesy photo/Williamsburg Police)
Ten people with ties to William & Mary were arrested in a drug distribution investigation, eight of whom were students. (Courtesy photo/Williamsburg Police)

Team of goats to clean up W&M’s Crim Dell this week

You can watch the goats as they help restore the environment, but you can’t touch. READ MORE

(Courtesy photo/Commonwealth Goatworx)
(Courtesy photo/Commonwealth Goatworx)

Popeyes fast food restaurant approved for Richmond Road

The Planning Commission approved the project Wednesday but there is no timeline for its construction. READ MORE

The field on the right will one day be a Popeyes. (Andrew Harris/WYDaily)
The field on the right will one day be a Popeyes. (Andrew Harris/WYDaily)

VDOT: If you’re over the line, you may not get the green light you’re hoping for

The stop bar is where you need to be, according to the VDOT. READ MORE

VDOT officials say there’s a way to keep the lights in your favor, and it’s pretty simple: Don’t overshoot the white “stop bar” in your lane. (Courtesy photo/Google Maps)
VDOT officials say there’s a way to keep the lights in your favor, and it’s pretty simple: Don’t overshoot the white “stop bar” in your lane. (Courtesy photo/Google Maps)

Five Forks Farm Fresh closes Tuesday, pharmacy to stay open

The location will reopen as a Harris Teeter, although there is no timeline for its reopening, according to a spokesperson. READ MORE

Farm Fresh stores across Greater Williamsburg are closing soon. (Courtesy Tom Davis/WYDaily)
Farm Fresh stores across Greater Williamsburg are closing soon. (Courtesy Tom Davis/WYDaily)
Sarah Fearing
Sarah Fearing is the Assistant Editor at WYDaily. Sarah was born in the state of Maine, grew up along the coast, and attended college at the University of Maine at Orono. Sarah left Maine in October 2015 when she was offered a job at a newspaper in West Point, Va. Courts, crime, public safety and civil rights are among Sarah’s favorite topics to cover. She currently covers those topics in Williamsburg, James City County and York County. Sarah has been recognized by other news organizations, state agencies and civic groups for her coverage of a failing fire-rescue system, an aging agriculture industry and lack of oversight in horse rescue groups. In her free time, Sarah enjoys lazing around with her two cats, Salazar and Ruth, drinking copious amounts of coffee and driving places in her white truck.

Related Articles

MORE FROM AUTHOR