| Mar 25, 2013
| 7:52 AM
A Harford County farmer has been honored as a state winner in the 2012 National Corn Yield Contest, sponsored annually by the National Corn Growers Association.
Harrison Rigdon, of Jarrettsville, placed first in the state in the A No-Till/Strip Till...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 4:05 AM
Their tools are sharp blades and screwdrivers, in addition to paint brushes.
But the work of Charlie Richter and Mike Kraft that went officially go on display Nov. 25 in the Leeds Avenue showroom of Arbutus Auto Painting and Bodyworks could be...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Hampton Roads provided the stage for many colorful characters during the Civil War, when the tide of Union and Confederate forces flowing into the region sometimes grew so large that the 1860 population of 101,018 tripled.
Here's a half-dozen of the...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 1:09 AM
Florida A&M at Norfolk State, 8
Florida A&M at Norfolk State, 6
La Salle at William and Mary, 7
NCAA tournament first round (in Palo Alto, Calif.):
Alabama vs. Oklahoma, 7:...
| Dec 1, 2013
We predict that holiday fun and reindeer games will blanket the region in weeks ahead. So, here's a road map to help you navigate through the blizzard of mirth and the avalanche of good cheer.
May your bells forever jingle and your sleigh never get...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 11:41 PM
Methodist at Virginia Wesleyan, 7
Colonial Heights at Lafayette, 7
Southampton at Charles City, 7
Middlesex at Surry County, 7
Rappahannock at King & Queen Central, 7:30
King William at...
| Dec 2, 2013
News in brief from St. Charles, Geneva and Kane County.
Winter driving tips
Illinois officials recently announced the "Ice and Snow — Take it Slow" campaign. "Allowing extra travel time is necessary in unfavorable winter driving...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 1:52 PM
As construction on the Virginia Capital Trail progresses, VDOT is advising drivers to expect major delays Dec. 4-5 along Route 5, as crews deliver bridge beams to be installed at four of the trail’s bridges in Charles City County.
| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Though the St. Charles City Council voted on Monday to allow two developers of First Street projects more time to begin construction, aldermen made it clear that this would be the last time they would take such action.
In a 9 to 1 vote, the council...
| Nov 16, 2013
Upon completing the acquisition of the Charlestowne Mall, a California-based developer announced a new name for the St. Charles mall that is reminiscent of your college years: The Quad.
"We didn't want to just put paint and carpet on the existing...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:19 AM
JAMES CITY - Three new members, including a former lieutenant governor, were appointed by Gov. Bob McDonnell to the board of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation
Stephen R. Adkins of Charles City, J. Peter Clements of Carson and John H. Hager of Richmond...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:31 PM
William and Mary at Hampton, 7
Missouri State at Old Dominion, 7
Greater Allegheny Tip-Off Tournament (in McKeesport, Pa.):
Apprentice vs. Penn State Fayette, 4
Norfolk State at Morehead State, noon...