| Apr 28, 2015
| 4:46 PM
York County recently launched a website dedicated to the 18th-century French ship replica — the Hermione — that left France on April 18 and is scheduled to arrive in Yorktown on June 5. The region has also organized many pre-arrival events...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 4:29 AM
Early days yet – a year and a half, actually – but so far when it comes to possible Presidents, Virginians seem to favor the familiar. Both in terms of names – Bush and Clinton – and the neck and neck thing.
A new poll from ...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 6:33 PM
JAMES CITY — The usual method of operation for Bay Rivers District baseball teams is to pitch its ace against Grafton High when possible. So, Grafton coach Matt Lewellen expected his counterpart, Jamestown coach Mike Kuebler, to throw Boston College...
| Apr 22, 2015
Averell Carter traces his roots as a comedian to Eaton Middle School in Hampton.
"I started writing jokes in the seventh grade — they were all bathroom jokes, but I was writing them," Carter said. "And one day my teacher, whose name was Debra...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 10:34 AM
Decades-old azaleas, camellias and rhododendrons, along with dogwoods and redbuds, turn Merry Point Estates into a picture-perfect postcard of spring color.
Tucked along the banks of the James River and scenic Indigo Lake in the Hidenwood area of...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 7:40 PM
NAVY BASEBALL: The Mids swept a doubleheader from Lehigh on Saturday in Patriot League action. In game one, Navy (29-13, 10-4 PL) got a one-hit, 11 strikeout performance from junior left-hander Luke Gillingham in a 4-0 victory before the Mids' bats...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 8:12 PM
YORK – Jamestown High baseball coach Mike Kuebler teaches his players to hit low line-drives up the middle, so when one of them hits a home run he jokes that they "made a mistake." The Eagles made three on Friday in a 7-0 win at Tabb, with Evan...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 7:06 PM
WASHINGTON COLLEGE SOFTBALL: The Shorewomen swept Ursinus, opening with a 6-0 win and taking the nightcap, 6-3. Caitlyn Kirby (Glen Burnie) and Clare Hofstedt (Severna Park) each had two hits for Washington (11-13).
MARYLAND WOMEN'S LACROSSE: The No....
| Apr 16, 2015
| 6:11 PM
The money season in Virginia politics got underway last month with the end to the state's legislative session, and the close of the state's in-session fundraising ban.
And after Wednesday's deadline to file campaign finance forms with the state Board of...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 5:23 PM
People across Virginia — indeed, around the world — will pause this morning to remember the 32 students and instructors killed eight years ago on the campus of Virginia Tech.
They will pay tribute to the lives of those lost, including Lauren...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 7:27 PM
That moment when you've run to a Warwick Boulevard HRT stop just in time to see a bus pulling away could get a little less stressful this summer, as Hampton Roads Transit steps up the frequency of its two lines on the Newport News artery.