| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Chris Piper, a State Board of Elections staffer who for years made sure political candidates reported campaign donations honestly and helped expand electronic filing of their reports so that the public could keep an eye on that money, will be the first...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:17 AM
The Virginia Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA Virginia) has recognized James City County, the City of Williamsburg, and York County with an outstanding planning project award for 2014. The award is in recognition of the Historic...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:31 AM
The body of man was found in the James River Sunday, and officials are trying to determine if it was a boater who was reported missing over the weekend.
The body was found by a person on a jet ski at about 7:30 p.m. Sunday on the James City County...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:21 PM
The dynamic duo of Colby Hurt and Joelle Vereb provided the firepower that propelled the Williamsburg Aquatic Club (WAC) to another medium-size team title at the Virginia Swimming Long Course Age Group Championship from Thursday through Sunday in...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:05 PM
HAMPTON — A man facing a murder charge in Hampton stemming from a May killing is no stranger to murder prosecutions on the Peninsula.
Kwaume Luray Edwards, 25, of the 300 block of Circuit Lane in Newport News, is accused of shooting 28-year-old...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:41 AM
"When is construction going to start on the new Harris Teeter? The Outlet Mall has been vacant for some time now, and the weeds have grown just as tall as the building."
"Why doesn't the county step in and do something about the weeds...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Ken Zecchini says he can't explain it, but the Greater Hampton Amateur is the only amateur tournament in the area he's won.
The Virginia Beach teacher first won the 54-hole tournament at age 35 in 1995, then at age 43 in 2003, and Sunday he won it again...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 3:09 PM
JAMES CITY — Some James City County boat owners will be getting one more personal property tax bill this year than they counted on.
Boat owners who paid their annual personal property tax in full when they got their bills in June will get...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 12:58 PM
JAMES CITY – Neighborhood groups and homeowner associations are eligible for James City County's fall 2014 Good Neighbor Environment Matching Grant Program, which offers up to $500 for projects that enhance the local environment while bringing...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Editor's note: This is part of an everyday series exploring individual line items in state and local budgets. Read the entire series at www.dailypress.com/watchdog.
YORK — York County sets aside nearly $3.5 million in its budget to help low-income...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:02 PM
JAMES CITY — For the first time in half a century, a train car is bound for the Norge Depot.
Originally part of the Georgia Railroad, the aging red caboose has been out of service for decades and won't be arriving on the tracks. Nonetheless, its...
| Aug 6, 2014
On the first Monday of every month, members of the Colonial Nature Photography Club converge at the James City County Library.
The repartee is lively and those who attend chat about what they have photographed over the course of the month.