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Get Schooled: HRA Student Reflects On Congressional Page Experience

This same week last year, Chris Connolly stood in Congress, watching President Barack Obama deliver his State of the Union address.…

Lafayette Community Rallies Support For Wheeler

The Lafayette High School community is rallying behind football coach Paul Wheeler, who announced last week that he would be resigning, albeit against his will.…

Carter’s Grove Owner in Default; CW to Sell Property at Auction

Carter’s Grove will be up for auction on February 15 because owner and CNet founder Halsey Minor has failed to pay his mortgage to Colonial Williamsburg, and has stopped paying…

Unable to Find the Basket, Tribe Falls to Delaware

The William and Mary men’s basketball team dropped a 59-55 decision to Delaware Wednesday night at Kaplan Arena. The Green and Gold struggled from the floor, while the Blue Hens…

Hornsby’s Musical Debuts In Norfolk

  Bruce Hornsby scored the music for “SCKBSTD,” a new musical. Williamsburg natives Bruce Hornsby and Chip deMatteo have been pulling pranks, staging satiric plays and penning witty songs since…

Update: Police Locate Missing LHS Student

Missing: Randylin “Randy” Wright James City County police this morning located a Lafayette High School student who had been reported missing Friday afternoon.…

A New Plan Proposed for Mid County Park

A new plan is in the works for James City County’s Mid County Park, well known for its Kidsburg playground, which could include removing the baseball fields and creating a…

Supes Disagree Over Freedom Park Project

A nearly $1.3 million contract to build an interpretive center at Freedom Park in James City County was approved by supervisors Tuesday, though two on the board didn’t think it…

Game On: HRA’s Lucy Smith Qualifies for Equestrian Regional

Hampton Roads Academy got solid performances from Lucy Smith and Ronja Fink in the school’s Equestrian Club competition at Garrison Forest School in Owings Mill, Maryland January 23.…

WISC Gymnasts Pull Together at Richmond Meet

This weekend, the Williamsburg Indoor Sports Complex gymnastics team will head north  in hopes of a repeat performance of the Jerrell Steele Meet held in Richmond on January 8-9.…

Game On: Friday Night Hoop Fights, Clippers vs. Tigers

Grafton head coach Jeremy Jordan said it best. Both sides have to bring everything they’ve got. He’s talking about this Friday, when his Clippers will host Tabb in the most…

Senate Bill Aims to Remove Councilman from Regional Marketing Committee

A bill currently up for a vote in the state Senate is likely intended to keep one particular city council member from serving on the Williamsburg Area Destination Marketing Committee.…

James City County Increases Revenue Projection, Supes Start Budget Talk

At their budget retreat Saturday, James City County supervisors were told economic recovery will be slow, but they also heard the county has added an extra $3 million to its…

JCC Supes Will Look at Lowering Business Tax Rates

James City County Supervisors agreed it would be a good idea to take another look at the county’s business tax rates after a local dentist complained that they were unfair…

WM Announces Global Film Festival Line-up

Without leaving Williamsburg, filmgoers will soon be transported to India, France, Japan, England and Brazil.…