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Dare Man Awakened by Armed Duo

York County investigators are looking into what appears to have been an attempted robbery early Friday morning in the Dare area.…

Merchants Square Summer Breeze Concerts Celebrate 21st Anniversary

The annual Merchants Square Summer Breeze Concert Series returns for the 21st year, featuring special bands and great music. This year the annual Independence Day concert, featuring the U.S. Air…

New Report Shows Busch Gardens, Water Country Attendance Down Last Year

The Themed Entertainment Association in conjunction with AECOM released the 2011 Global Attractions Attendance Report Thursday, and it indicates that both Water Country USA and Busch Gardens lost visitors last…

Local Tourism Industry Closer to Solution on Destination Marketing

A vision for a revamped regional destination marketing group under the leadership of the Greater Williamsburg Chamber and Tourism Alliance is closer to becoming reality; one group suggests the Alliance…

Tabb Girls, Jamestown Boys Soccer Clinch State Tournament Berths; to Play for Region I Titles Friday

Same two school, same score, different winner.…

Venom 12U Baseball Team Goes Undefeated in Mechanicsville

Venom 12U Team (Submitted Photo)Front Row (left to right)- Mason Lewis, Brandon Ferry, EA Woolwine, Timmy Woollum, Matt Lansford, Blake Sawyer. Second Row- Chase Bauer, Matthew Sonders, Michael Schmidt, Sutton…

Get Schooled: Literacy Class Focuses on Health

Two years ago, I attended a research presentation that shocked me: a study found 12 percent of adults in Virginia are illiterate.…

WCA Hoops Teams Receive State Championship Rings

WCA’s boys basketball players show off their state championship rings. (Submitted photo) Williamsburg Christian Academy rekindled the celebrations from their boys and girls state basketball titles this week after the…

Grafton Roughs Up York in Region I Baseball Semis to Clinch State Tourney Berth

It seemed like three different games all rolled into one. Grafton outlasted York, 11-5, Thursday, in a region semifinal baseball game.  …