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Local Man Charged in Homeless Death

Ryan D. Caudle York County Sheriff’s investigators have charged a 22-year-old local man with first degree murder in the June 17 death of a homeless man.…

House Panel Kills Kaine’s Transportation Plan

RICHMOND, Va. – The House of Delegates Rules Committee refused to send Governor Timothy Kaine’s transportation bill to the floor this morning.…

Anheuser To Reject InBev Offer – May Sell Busch Gardens

The board of Anheuser-Busch is planning to reject this week an unsolicited $46.4 billion takeover bid from InBev, a rival brewery based in Belgium, people close to the American company…

JCC Signs Deal to Sell Some Riverfront Land

The James City County Board of Supervisors agreed last night to sell 13 acres of its 202-acre holding at the Jamestown Beach Campground and Jamestown Yacht Basin.…

House Committees Approve VDOT Audit

Two House committees of the General Assembly have passed a bill calling for an independent audit of the Virginia Department of Transportation. It passed the House Transportation Committee without opposition,…

Senate Committee Endorses Gas Tax

The Senate Finance Committee on a 9-5 vote has endorsed legislation that would increase Virginia’s gasoline tax by 6 cents a gallon. The proposal calls for a penny a year…

Jabbing, Sweeping Volunteers Monitor JCC Streams’ Health

Jab and sweep. Jab and sweep.…

Fireworks Illegal in All Local Areas

Fire officials in James City County, York County and the City of Williamsburg want citizens to be aware that the possession, display, sale and storage of fireworks is prohibited. Each…

Gary Cooper

Died: 2008-06-22 WILLIAMSBURG – Gary Cooper, 53 went home to be with the Lord, Sunday, June 22, 2008 at Sentara Williamsburg. He was born July 22, 1954 in Brooklyn, New…

Lee Bond

Died: 2008-06-23 WILLIAMSBURG – Lee Bond, 88, beloved father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, formerly of Oriental, NC, departed peacefully at home in Williamsburg, VA, on June 23, 2008, surrounded by his…

Arrest in June 18 Tabb Burglary

York County sheriff’s investigators have made an arrest in a June 18 Tabb burglary.…

A Goal Met; Olympic Trials Up Next For W&M’s Anderson

If you had told Emily Anderson that she would run 4 minutes and 14.73 seconds for 1,500 meters as a sophomore, she wouldn’t have believed you.…

Brett Favre Talks to W&M Football Campers

Brett Favre at Zable Stadium. The weather could not have been more contrary. Six months ago, Brett Favre, still a Packer, would have been blowing on his fists for warmth,…

Williamsburg Golfer Tied for Second After First Round of Amateur Tourney

Qualifying concludes on Wednesday prior to the start of match play.…

“Jefferson & Adams” Returns to Kimball Theatre

America’s second and third presidents take the stage of Colonial Williamsburg’s Kimball Theatre for the eighth consecutive season of “Jefferson & Adams.” The live performance is presented at the Kimball…