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Alexandria (Alexandria, Virginia)

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  • Saturday's local multi-sport roundup: Brewer, Lautzenheiser head 8K field in Williamsburg

    Running: Hare and Tortoise 8K: Steven Brewer of Newport News and Kathleen Lautzenheiser of Midlothian took the overall championshpis in the Hare and Tortoise 8K at New Quarter Park in Williamsburg. Brewer ran 8 kilometers in 29 minutes, 18 seconds,...
  • Blacks braved bigotry to fight

    Blacks braved bigotry to fight
    The muster rolls tell a unique story of the Civil War — one that contradicts the stereotype of a struggle between white farmers, North and South. Scan the record books and you'll find Union Shawnee and rebel Choctaws, Confederate rabbis and Arab...
  • Va. man guilty of attempted sex assault of child

    Va. man guilty of attempted sex assault of child
    A 31-year-old Virginia man was convicted today of trying to sexually assault a young girl at a 2010 wedding reception in Elmhurst that he attended although he knew no one involved, authorities said. The DuPage County state's attorney's office said a jury...
  • Revisiting 'Redskins'

     
    From an essay by Patrick Hruby at SportsOnEarth.com: Last week, a group of Native American petitioners and representatives of the Washington Redskins appeared before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board in Alexandria, Virginia, to debate the...
  • Friday night high school scorelist

    Amelia County 34 Charles City 14 Amherst County 19 George Washington 6 Appomattox 32 Cumberland 8 Armstrong 24 Thomas Jefferson (Richmond) 12 Atlee 41 Deep Run 37 Bath County 24 Buffalo Gap 13 Battlefield 34 Osbourn Park 13 Bayside 27 Green Run 14...
  • Woman Buys Valuable Renoir Original for $50 at Flea Market

    Woman Buys Valuable Renoir Original for $50 at Flea Market
    ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- A painting bought at a flea market in Virginia may turn out to be a rare bargain: a work by French master Pierre-Auguste Renoir. It was bought by a woman as part of a box lot that included a Paul Bunyan doll and a plastic cow, and cost...
  • High school football scores (updated through Friday night)

     THURSDAY Phoebus 55, Kecoughtan 7 Woodside 27, Warwick 21 FRIDAY (From VirginiaPreps.com): Alleghany 36 Bath County 7 Altavista 47 Cumberland 20 Annandale 32 Stuart 27 Appomattox 50 Randolph-Henry 6 Atlee 56 Patrick Henry (Ashland) 35...
  • Woman loses 85 pounds with Starbucks-only diet

    Woman loses 85 pounds with Starbucks-only diet
    A 66-year-old Virginia woman ate only Starbucks food for two years, and lost 85 pounds in the process. Christine Hall of Alexandria, VA said she bought oatmeal and black coffee everyday for breakfast. For lunch and dinner, she ordered ham and cheese...
  • This week's high school football scores

    THURSDAY Kecoughtan 41, Warwick 30 Gloucester 35, Menchville 0 FRIDAY (from VirginiaPreps.com): Mostly public schools Abingdon 10 Happy Valley (TN) 0 Albemarle 37 Orange 0 Altavista 35 Gretna 14 Amherst County 35 Rockbridge County 21 Appomattox...
  • This weekend's football scores

    (compiled by VirginiaPreps.com) Thursday: Granby 21 Wilson 20 Hampton 42 Denbigh 0 Heritage (Newport News) 30 Woodside 26 Friday: Public: Alleghany 47 James River (Buchanan) 26 Altavista 48 William Campbell 33 Amelia County 35 Randolph-Henry 21...
  • Winners: DC50 at the Montgomery County Fair

    Winners: DC50 at the Montgomery County Fair
    Thanks for entering the Montgomery County Fair Prize Giveaway Contest! *Winners* (You have 24hrs from the date listed to claim your prize by calling 202-298-1650) August 24 Scott Mohnkran, Germantown, MD, Vampire Diaries Season 2 on Blu Ray Jenni...
  • LOCAL UPDATE: Results compiled Wednesday (tennis, golf)

    Tennis JACK BUTLER CLASSIC Results from the weekend clay-court tournament at Hampton Tennis Center. Rated divisions are based on National Tennis Rating Program's 7-point scale: Men's 4.5 singles Quarterfinals: David Loope d. Jimmy Hardee 7-6 (7-3), 7-5;...