| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:59 AM
After a lifetime peak to her running career in 2013, 56-year-old Mercedes Castillo-D'Amico has taken a bit of a break from serious training and racing in 2014. Yet she couldn't resist one of her favorite races, the 26th annual Coast Guard Day 5K, held...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 8:53 AM
BARHAMSVILLE – Although New Kent County teen Jenna Grace King died six years ago, she continues to inspire positive changes in the community and organizations through charitable events held in her memory.
"Jenna's premature death has put things...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:58 PM
NEW KENT — A James City man accused of tearing down the wall of a vacant Lanexa home and stealing scrap metal and parts is facing seven charges, five of them felonies, according to the New Kent County Sheriff's Office.
Richard T. Lemaster, 20, was...
| 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 15, 2014
| 8:58 AM
WILLIAMSBURG—Who was the better runner, Andy Goodstein or Victor Flemming, last Saturday at the third annual Powhatan Creek Trail 5K Run? That depends on your criteria, but it was quite close either way.
The two hammered each other on the somewhat...
| Jul 6, 2014
Virginia is wine-crazy these days.
According to the Virginia Wine Board, the state has gone from six wineries in 1980 to more than 250 today. In addition to the economic impact of this growing industry, the state has recognized the tourism potential...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 2:55 PM
NEW KENT – The New Kent Sheriff's Office received several phone calls Thursday afternoon reporting black bear sightings near Rockahock Campground.
According to the Sheriff's Office, phone calls starting coming in around 12:39 p.m. July 3 reporting...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 10:30 AM
NEW KENT – The New Kent Sheriff's Office is looking for information about a recent home invasion and assault.
On June 17, 2014 at approximately 2:42 p. m. the New Kent Sheriff’s Office Emergency Communications Center received a call from a...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 2:00 PM
NEW KENT – An employee at Patsy's Diner was assaulted last week.
According to witnesses, on June 9, Charles Edward Laxton, III, 33, of Lanexa, forcefully entered Patsy's Diner without permission and assaulted an employee.
The New Kent Sheriff'...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:00 AM
NEW KENT — This Thursday marks the 71st anniversary of one of the most tragic, yet mysterious plane crashes in New Kent County history.
According to the U.S. Army Air Forces War Department in Richmond, two Langley Airfield pilots were performing a...
| May 2, 2014
| 9:00 PM
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| May 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
To the Editor:
Dear School Board members,
I would like to commend Superintendent Dr. Robert "Rick" Richardson Jr. and Transportation Director Stephen King for their help this past weekend.
On May 10, the law Enforcement United-Police Memorial bike...