| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:14 PM
Coastal Plain League:
Petitt Cup quarterfinals TBA (if necessary via rainout)
Norfolk at Gwinnett, 7:05
Portland at Richmond, 6:05
Southern Virginia Adult Baseball League playoffs:
| Aug 2, 2014
| 2:03 PM
While Michael Cuddyer and Ryan Zimmerman hope their ailments heal, Jake Cave is shining with the Trenton Thunder and Chad Pinder also is batting over .300.
Justin Verlander has struggled this year, but he'll have a chance to win a World Series for the...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:01 PM
The theme Williamsburg Post 39 manager Thomas Richardson has returned to time and again during a brilliant run through the American Legion Baseball Third District the past three seasons is his players’ “character.”
Backed against the...
| Aug 10, 2014
Dancer Joan Gavaler of Williamsburg has teamed up with partner Dan Plehal and two other artists to create a new performing company, Aura Curiatlas Physical Theatre.
Gavaler, who teaches dance at the College of William and Mary, describes the company...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:45 PM
American college students and tour guides who have been visiting Israel for their 10-day birthright trip are witnessing the most recent wave of violence that has taken about 550 Palestinian lives and about 25 Israeli soldiers' lives.
| Aug 4, 2014
A whole host of fish and shellfish species spawn, hatch, develop into juveniles or grow into adulthood along the variegated coasts of the Chesapeake Bay.
The health of coastal habitats, then, is key to the health of these species — many of them...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:55 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — A new chapter was added to the Woollum basketball coaching tradition on the Peninsula this week when Bobby Woollum was confirmed as the boys head coach at Lafayette High.
Woollum is the son of former William and Mary men’s...
| Aug 3, 2014
There are two types of day-trippers in my mind — those who meticulously research and map out their adventure, and those that who out to explore with no itinerary in mind.
I'm somewhere in between. For a day trip to the Northern Neck, I picked...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Norfolk State linebacker Lynden Trail was named to the Boxtorow preseason HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) team.
Trail, the only Spartan to make the list, was one of 28 players from Division I and II to earn the honor....
| Jul 25, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Frances Goodwin Holt reported for duty at Naval Weapons Station Yorktown on June 20, 1966, to work as a chemist in naval mine warfare.
She was about 26, barely 5 feet tall, a mere 90 pounds and one of only a handful of women who worked at the secluded...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Mystery author Mary Miley Theobald will present her latest book, “Silent Murders,” at a book signing, discussion and dinner Wednesday, Sept. 24, hosted by The Inn at Warner Hall in Gloucester. The event begins at 5:30 p.m.