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Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1, and the NOAA is predicting an active season. (WYDaily/Courtesy NASA)

Hampton University creates storm research center

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Hampton University now has a severe storm research center, thanks to a grant for the city's Economic Development authority. The $135,000 grant will create the...
A small grassroots group of parents has been pushing for later high school start times in York County. (file photo/U.S. Army)

WJCC announces plan to make up lost instructional time

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Williamsburg-James City County students can relax and enjoy what’s left of the snow now that the school division has announced there won’t be any...
Hurricane Florence as seen from the International Space Station on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018. (WYDaily photo/Courtesy NASA)

York County denied FEMA assistance from Hurricane Florence. Here’s why

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Hurricane Florence may be a memory now, but as FEMA considers where to disperse damage reimbursements, some residents of the Historic Triangle might get...

ICYMI: Spooky happenings, psychic mediums, FEMA money and more

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Notable spooky happenings Halloween is right around the corner. Here are some spooky happenings in downtown Norfolk to hold you over until then. READ MORE. https://wydaily.com/local-news/2018/10/15/in-honor-of-halloween-here-are-some-notable-spooky-happenings-in-downtown-norfolk/ An...
A small grassroots group of parents has been pushing for later high school start times in York County. (file photo/U.S. Army)

WJCC and York schools ask for advice on make-up days

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After the power outages following Tropical Storm Michael caused both York and WJCC schools to close last week, the school districts are looking to...

Virginia will get back most of what it spent on Hurricane Florence. Virginia Beach, not so much

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VIRGINIA BEACH — Virginia’s request for a major disaster declaration to speed aid from FEMA and other federal aid to the state for the...
Hurricane Florence makes landfall near Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. (WYDaily/Courtesy NASA)

Hurricane Florence evacuation caused unsalaried W&M workers to go without pay

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Following the mandatory evacuation for Hurricane Florence from Sept. 12 through Sept. 16, the College of William and Mary’s hourly employees were unable to work their...

Local high school club donates pet supplies to shelters in North Carolina

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NEWPORT NEWS — The Preventing Animal Cruelty club at the Hampton Roads Academy Upper School recently donated a bus full of pet supplies to...