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WM’s Mason Prof Examines Brand Loyalty

Running John Cougar Mellencamp’s “This is our Country” ads two million times during the past few football seasons may have helped Chevrolet appeal to potential customers – provided those truck…

Today is Evacuation Day

“It was celebrated like the Fourth of July for the first hundred years of its existence,” said historian Barnet Schecter, who is joining the National Parks Service today to observe…

Vick in Virginia Court Today

Michael Vick will most likely plead guilty to state dogfighting charges today in an effort to earn an early release from prison.…

Tribe’s Grimes Hauls in CAA Rookie of the Year; 8 More Earn All-Conference Honors

Jonathan Grimes, CAA’s Rookie of the Year Their season may be over, but the wins keep coming. Nine Tribe football players have been selected to All-Colonial Athletic Association teams, as…

Leroy Hill

Died: 2008-11-02 Williamsburg – Sadly, we announce the missing link of our circle, Leroy Hill, who departed this life on Nov. 2, 2008, in Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center. Affectionately…

John Edward Johnson

Toano – John Edward Johnson answered the Master’s call on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008, in Ruxton Health Care of Williamsburg. His life began January 20, 1927, the son of the…

Mary Muller Love

Died: 2008-11-04 Williamsburg – Mary Muller Love, 86, departed this life Nov. 4, 2008. She leaves behind her husband, Col. James W. Love; son, James F. and wife, Peggy, of…

Ernest A. Mackley

Williamsburg – Ernest A. Mackley, an international expert on scramjet propulsion and hypersonic flight, died Wednesday, Nov. 5, after a long illness. Mr. Mackley was born in 1925 in Grand…

Alma Celestine Rainey

Died: 2008-11-06 Yorktown – On Thursay, Nov. 6, 2008, God called home for eternal rest our beloved, Alma Celestine “Tenny” Rainey. She entered into the “Land of Glory” in Sentara…

Frank Eugene Dandridge, Sr.

Died: 2008-11-20 “Behold I show you a mystery; we shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed, in a moment in a twinkling of an eye” 1 Corinthians…

James A. Brown

Died: 2008-11-17 Williamsburg – James A. Brown entered into eternal life on Monday, Nov. 17, 2008, in his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on May 3,…

Frances A. Wallace

Died: 2008-11-16 Williamsburg – Frances A. Wallace went to her eternal home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2008, in Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center. Her life’s…

Louis Spencer Stocks

Died: 2008-11-08 Lanexa –Louis Spencer Stocks departed this life on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2008, in his home. His life began on July 7, 1931, the son of the late Virgie…

Beware Scurrying Spiders Tuesday

On Tuesday, students, their family, and the staff at James Blair Middle School will pull on their gym shoes and sweat bands for the annual Spider Scurry run.…

Dr. Decipher: Futuristic Medicine

I started this week writing about Thanksgiving medical problems – just remember, cook the turkey and stuffing to at least 165 degrees using a thermometer. Consider cooking the stuffing outside…