| Jan 31, 2013
| 8:13 AM
Kudos to Gloucester High School senior Kane Boyer who earned the Boys & Girls Club of the Virginia Peninsula 2013 Youth of the Year award earlier this month.
Boyer received the award at the group's annual board meeting. Boyer has been a member of the...
| Feb 3, 2013
Like many other small towns across the rural South, Williamsburg spent most of the late 1800s struggling to recover from the catastrophic effects of the Civil War.
Abandoned by many of its residents after Federal troops occupied the area in May 1862,...
| Jan 22, 2013
As I write this, we’ve just been through a week of lousy, rainy weather, the kind that makes me want to snuggle in the corner of my couch with a cup of tea at my side and a book in my hands. With the right book, I could be instantly transported from...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 12:02 PM
HAMPTON --There have been 32 Virginia Duals, and Matt Small has taken part in 18 of them. The first six came as a competitor (three at Great Bridge, three at Old Dominion), and the remaining 12 have come as a coach at three schools on the Southside....
| Jan 11, 2013
| 11:08 PM
Live streams of action from Hampton Coliseum are available at themat.com ...
South Plainfield (N.J.) 81, Cave Spring 0
Nazareth (Pa.) 51, Ocean Lakes 15
Camden Catholic (N.J.) 49, St. Christopher’s 13...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 8:09 PM
Final results from Hampton Coliseum. More detailed brackets are available at themat.com:
South Plainfield (N.J.) 48, Camden Catholic (N.J.) 18
McDonogh (Md.) 43, Osceola (Fla.) 18
South Plainfield 32,...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 8:25 PM
HAMPTON — It was a rough Virginia Duals for participating Peninsula high school teams, but there were positives.
Although no local high school team advanced to the semifinals, several teams enjoyed multiple wins in the consolation rounds, and...
| Jan 14, 2013
Despite the stillness that fell across the killing fields of Williamsburg when the bloody battle of May 5, 1862 ended, the struggle to decide the town’s fate was far from over.
Inside the houses lining Duke of Gloucester Street, the daughters...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 11:02 AM
Environmental experts in Hampton Roads hope you will make some all-important resolutions for 2013: Resolve to Live Greener! It's important because of our close proximity to the Chesapeake Bay and the many natural resources we enjoy along the Mid-...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 8:57 PM
Kecoughtan High graduate Morocco Brown, who grew up in Hampton and works for the Washington Redskins, will receive an interview for the Arizona Cardinals’ general-manager position this week, the Buffalo News’ Tim Graham reported.
| Jan 3, 2013
| 11:03 AM
The taxpayer-funded tab for four members of the Gloucester Board of Supervisors to travel to conferences in 2012 was $3,058, according to county records.
Supervisor Ashley Chriscoe spent $861, almost all of it for lodging and registration at the...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Gloucester officials are using the VIMS Tidewatch program (referenced in a Daily Press story here: http://bit.ly/TNGfd1) as one of the tools to ensure public safety during storm events.
The Tidewatch system forecasts the potential for coastal flooding,...