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York Parents, Students Push to End Hybrid Schedule

Parents and students lined up at the podium Monday night to tell the York County School Board how to cut the budget and to advocate reverting to a seven-period class…

Foreclosure Sale of JCC Board Chair’s Home Likely Halted

James City County Board of Supervisors Chair Mary Jones was slated to lose her home in a foreclosure auction this week; her husband filed for Chapter 13 bankruptcy protection Friday,…

Colonial Williamsburg’s Women’s History Month Highlights

During Women’s History Month in March, Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Area and the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg showcase the many roles of women on the eve of the American Revolution.…

Who’s In the Studio – Dr. Tim Johnston

Get to know Dr. Tim Johnston from Norge Dental ……

Game On: Grafton’s Moore, Jordan Take Top Honors on All-Region I Hoops Teams

Grafton junior standout Elijah Moore and coach Jeremy Jordan have been named the Region I Player and Coach of the Year after leading the Clippers to their first Region I…

Lafayette Boys, Tabb Girls Highlight State AA Indoor Track and Field Meet

After watching his boys’ team place second and the disrict as a whole capture six state titles, Lafayette track and field coach Melvin Jones didn’t hold back when asked his…

Renovations Underway for Mid County Park

  Photo of Kidsburg courtesy of James City County. Residents have likely noticed that renovations planned for Mid County Park, home of Kidsburg playground, are now underway.…

JCC’s National Reputation Brought Treetop Ropes Course to Area

  Photo of a Go Ape course, courtesy of Go Ape. Go Ape Managing Director Dan D’Agostino built his first treetop ropes course in this country in Maryland not long…

York Notebook: Supervisors’ Decisions, Higher Sewer Rates and More

The Board of Supervisors had a many decisions to make last week, with a few surprises that were not on the agenda, and the three counties of the Historic Triangle…

Tribe Second-Half Rally Falls Short on Senior Day

On Senior Day, the William and Mary men’s basketball team’s second-half rally came up short in a 64-60 setback to Georgia State Saturday afternoon at Kaplan Arena.…

Va. House Seeks More Funds for Sex Crimes Unit

Alicia Kozakiewicz, an internationally recognized figure in the fight to rescue missing and exploited children, came to the Virginia General Assembly on Thursday with a simple plea.…

Law Would Let All ABC Stores Open Sunday

The General Assembly has passed a bill expanding the number of ABC stores that can open on Sundays.…

JCC Notebook: Supes to Meet, County Seeks Applicants and More

News in the county this week includes an upcoming Board of Supervisors meeting, a call for applications for a Community Action Agency alternate, and another upcoming meeting about the coordinated…

Moore’s Buzzer Beater Lifts Grafton’s Boys Over Rival Tabb for Region Title (W/ Video)

Grafton’s Elijah Moore shoots over Tabb’s Shaq Rodney during Friday’s Region I Division 4 championship game. (Photo by Will Armbruster) Everyone who packed Grafton High’s gym Friday night for the…

Lawmakers Betting Budget Talks Could Keep Them in Richmond

RICHMOND – The part-time lawmakers in the Virginia General Assembly expect to adjourn on schedule by March 10, but several lawmakers said this week that the state may not have…