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Manassas (Manassas, Virginia)

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  • Fall of Gosport Navy Yard boosts Southern cause

    Fall of Gosport Navy Yard boosts Southern cause
    Long before Virginia left the Union on April 17, 1861, newly appointed Navy secretary Gideon Welles worried over the fate of his biggest and most important ship yard. Nearly three weeks before, he'd tried to raise reinforcements for the Gosport Navy Yard...
  • Festivals abound around the U.S.

    Festivals abound around the U.S.
    Those planning a summer vacation in the U.S., have plenty of special, enriching events to enjoy in various parts of the country. Here are more than a dozen events –just some of what's on tap for the summer--arranged chronologically. These festivals...
  • Civil War: Connecticut Answers Call To Action

    On April 15, 1861, just days after the first shots of the Civil War were fired at Fort Sumter, President Abraham Lincoln issued a call for 75,000 volunteers. Connecticut was required to supply one regiment. Men from all over the state responded in droves...
  • Robber Uses Giant Stick in Store 'Stickup'

    Robber Uses Giant Stick in Store 'Stickup'
    MANASSAS, Virginia ( KTLA) -- Police in Virginia are searching for a man who held up a convenience store with an unusual weapon -- a very large stick. Surveillance video shows the suspect bursting into the store in Manassas just after 6:30 a.m. Tuesday...
  • Where Norm Wood's Fab 15 are going to college

    Every summer, Atlantic Coast Conference reporter Norm Wood releases his own list of the top 15 recruits in the state. We call it the Fab 15. Here's a rundown of the players that made the cut last summer, and where they signed their letters of intent:...
  • 3 Bay Rivers District wrestlers finish second in Group AA state meet

    Fear of a wardrobe jinx didn't inhibit Christiansburg High School this weekend. And neither did anything else. Wearing T-shirts that advertised "The Perfect 10" prior to the fact, the Blue Demons breezed to their 10th consecutive Group AA state...
  • Engaged: Amy Lanasa and Claire Klossner

    Engaged: Amy Lanasa and Claire Klossner
    These two interpreters for the deaf say their relationship began with their first date, a low-key picnic held indoors because of the August heat. Wedding Date: August 11, 2012 Amy's story: Amy Lanasa, 37, grew up in the Catonsville area, and now lives...
  • Tuesday's 6/5 local calendar (updated Monday PM with more details on Grafton, York)

    Tuesday's 6/5 local calendar (updated Monday PM with more details on Grafton, York)
    HIGH SCHOOLS Baseball VHSL state quarterfinals: Group AAA: Lake Braddock at Cosby, 3 Nansemond River at Hylton, 6 Freedom of South Riding vs. Kellam (at Old Dominion’s Bud Metheny Complex), 6 James River at West Springfield, 6:30 Group AA: Jefferson...
  • Harford County Police Blotter

    Harford County Sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report: Aberdeen Joshua John Prevett, 28, of the 100 block of Hawkins Drive, was arrested on a bench warrant Thursday in case in which he was charged with obtaining a prescription by fraud....
  • Thursday's 6/7 local calendar (updated Wed. AM)

    Thursday's 6/7 local calendar (updated Wed. AM)
    HIGH SCHOOLS Boys tennis State Group AAA quarterfinals (at Jefferson District Park in Fairfax): Singles (9 a.m.): Michael Holt (Mills Godwin) vs. Sam Stearney (Princess Anne); Scott Huang (Lake Braddock) vs. Houston Ward (Stonewall Jackson of Manassas);...
  • Friday's 6/8 local and VHSL calendar (updated Friday AM)

    COLLEGES Track and field NCAA championships (in Des Moines, Iowa) HIGH SCHOOLS Baseball Group AAA semifinals (at Westfield High in Chantilly): Lake Braddock vs. C.D. Hylton, 3 p.m. Kellam vs. James River, 7 Group AA semis (at Calfee Park in Pulaski):...