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Singer, Pearce Score Twice as Grafton Girls Soccer Cruises Past Warhill

  Grafton freshman midfielder Jaimie Brown (left) tries to cut off Warhill’s Chelsea Wolfe (right) during Friday’s game. (Photo by Will Armbruster) Morgan Singer admitted she was ‘a little nervous’ …

Lafayette, Tabb Play to 2-2 Tie in Boys Soccer

With first-place Jamestown watching from the stands, neither Lafayette nor Tabb’s boys soccer teams could close in on the undefeated Eagles Friday night at Wanner Stadium.…

Verbolten Undergoes Ride-Testing in Advance of May 18 Opening

One set of Verbolten’s cars, which will simulate a wild ride through the Black Forest. (photo courtesy of Busch Gardens) Busch Gardens reached another milestone last week when engineers and…

York Softball Winning Streak Snapped at Smithfield

It was as good as advertised. Smithfield defeated visiting York, 6-3, in a tight, Bay Rivers District softball game Friday afternoon.  …

Board of Visitors OK Tuition, Fees Hike at W&M

In-state undergraduate tuition and mandatory fees at the College of William & Mary will increase by $438, or 3.3 percent for the 2012-13 academic year, according to the budget adopted…

Frugal Jena: Cheap Baby Wipes at Food Lion

Now that I have a 3 week old at home, I will be posting more baby deals!  I found a great deal on baby wipes at Food Lion.  The best…

Lafayette Football Player Arrested After Pulling Out BB Gun During Fight

  William Timothy Capers III (Photo courtesy of Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail) A Lafayette High School football player, who holds the Bay Rivers District rushing title for the past two…

Hometown: Art on the Square This Weekend

  Junior Women’s Club ladies at last year’s Art on the Square event. Photo courtesy of Junior Women’s Club. The local Junior Women’s Club is holding its 49th annual Art…

Triangle Police Departments Collecting Prescription Drugs

Local law enforcement offices will have a disposal site for unwanted or expired prescription medications as part of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Take Back initiative on April 28.…

WM Unveils Plans for Phase Three of New Science Center

  An artist’s rendering of the final phase of the Integrated Science Center at William and Mary. The Committee on Buildings and Grounds of William and Mary’s Board of Visitors…

City Council Candidate Warned Residents of House Fire

  Flames were shooting through the slate roof of this house on Rolfe Road when firefighters arrived just before 8 p.m. Wednesday. The home’s three occupants were able to escape…

Gov. Signs EpiPen Law

Gov. Bob McDonnell presents a framed copy of the Senate resolution to Laura Pendleton, whose daughter Amarria Johnson died at school after an allergic reaction to peanuts. (photo courtesy Governor’s…

Get Schooled: York County Honors Outstanding Youth

Each year, York County honors its most noteworthy youth through the Outstanding Youth Awards program. This year’s outstanding youth include an Eagle Scout, a dedicated volunteer, an athlete coping with…

Updated: Juvenile Attacked, Bike Stolen At High Street Parking Garage

Three juveniles stole the bicycle of another juvenile Wednesday evening at the High Street parking garage.…

Frugal Jena: Hallmark $5 off $10 Purchase

Click here to print a Hallmark coupon for $5 off a $10 purchase.  Use this coupon towards Mother’s Day cards!…