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The Score: Boys and Girls Tennis Region I Semifinal Results and Championship Pairings

As usual, Jamestown’s boys and girls will be playing for a Region I championship on Friday after sweeping their semifinal matchups. Lafayette’s girls also advance, and will play at Jamestown…

Seasonal Bus Service Resumes Saturday

The Williamsburg Area Transit Authority will resume its seasonal Yellow Line bus service on Saturday.…

Community Notebook: Memorial Weekend Events and Closures

As we head into the holiday weekend, take a moment to remember all the veterans who gave their lives in military service. We’ve gathered information about Memorial Day celebrations and…

Progress Means Another Traffic Shift on Ft. Eustis Blvd.

The Virginia Department of Transportation has completed construction of two of the four new travel lanes on Fort Eustis Boulevard in Newport News and York County, and that means a…

Continued Delays on Jamestown-Scotland Ferry System

Motorists who use the Jamestown-Scotland ferry should continue to expect travel delays through Thursday.…

BRD Baseball Playoffs: Tabb, Warhill Win Nailbiters

With York primed to play as the #1 seed at this weekend’s Region I championship, yesterday’s Bay Rivers district baseball semi-finals did not cause a changing of the power guard.…

Coal Plant Company Responds to Negative Report

Old Dominion Electric Cooperative took exception to a report released this week indicating its proposed coal-fired power plant in Dendron could cost $200 million in annual health-related costs for nearby…

Kingsmill Resort Beefs Up Water Sport Offerings

Kingsmill Resort will be expanding its water sports activities starting this week to include parasailing, pontoon boats and jet skis.…

The Score: BRD Girls Soccer Tournament Semifinal Results: Jamestown, Tabb Advance to Championship

Both lower seeds advanced in Tuesday night’s semifinal round. After #4 Jamestown upset top-seeded Warhill and Tabb outlasted Grafton in the all-important #2/#3 matchup, the Bay Rivers District tournament championship…

Game On: Boys and Girls Tennis Region I Quarterfinal Results

Jamestown and York’s boys and girls prevailed, as did the lady Rams of Lafayette, in the quarterfinal round, which was held at Huntington Park Tuesday afternoon.…

BRD Boys Soccer: Jamestown Comes From Behind to Beat Grafton, Lafayette Takes Down Tabb in PK’s in Tournament Semifinal

Grafton’s Jon West heads the ball away from Jamestown striker Patrick O’Brien (photo by Will Armbruster) Few goalkeepers have frustrated Jamestown’s reigning AA State Player of the Year Patrick O’Brien…

Part of Quarterpath Road Remains Closed

City Council will consider the future of the unfinished portion of Quarterpath Road at its June 9 meeting.…

WJCC Will Use New CW Curriculum in High Schools

  WJCC will be the first to use CW’s “Idea of America” curriculum. The Williamsburg-James City County school division will be the first in the country to use Colonial Williamsburg’s…

White Knuckles: My Running Dreams

If you’re a friend or relative, feel free to skip ahead a few paragraphs. You’ve heard this story a million times before. Eleven years ago, I met my lovely wife…

Huskey Leads Streaking Grafton Past New Kent in BRD Softball Semis; to Meet Poquoson in Championship

Riding a wave of momentum that carried over from a thrilling regular season-finale win over York, Grafton softball coach Vanessa Young said her team just simply wasn’t ready for their…