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York County (Virginia)

York County (Virginia)
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  • Santorum Picks Up Endorsement of Some of PA State Senate GOP.

     
    Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum may not live in Pennsylvania any more, but he still has friends here. Calling him the right man for the right time, 15 members of the 30-member Republican caucus in the state Senate have come out......
  • Habitat work underway on Pa. State Game Lands

     
    Jerry Feaser of the Pennsylvanai Game Commission reports the following: As Pennsylvania hunters and trappers begin purchasing their 2011-12 licenses (as of Monday, June 11), Pennsylvania Game Commission teams of land managers, foresters and Food and Cover...
  • Local deaths in Iraq and Afghanistan

    Killed in Iraq •April 9, 2004 Steven Scott Fisher, a civilian from Virginia Beach, died when his convoy was ambushed near Fallujah. •April 24, 2004 Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Michael J. Pernaselli, 27, and Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class...
  • 'Seed to Stalk' program digs into Virginia agriculture

    'Seed to Stalk' program digs into Virginia agriculture
    During June, agricultural practices of the Powhatan Indian, English and west central African cultures of 17th- and 18th-century Virginia, from the types of tools used to the crops grown, will be explored in June at Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown...
  • Health Notes: Free carseats for those who qualify

    <span style=color:#ff0000><b>Health Notes:</b></span> Free carseats for those who qualify
     Pregnant Women and Parents of Infants -- do you need a car seat? FREE CAR SEATS are given to those who complete the class in carseat safety.     When: Wednesday, June 22, 2011  9:00 AM to 11:30 AM               No Children Allowed in Class ...
  • York County breeds fish to kill mosquitoes

    York County breeds fish to kill mosquitoes
    From flyswatters to pesticides, there are many ways to fend off mosquitoes. But fish breeding? York County officials grow thousands of tiny fish called — you guessed it — mosquitofish that devour the bloodsucking insects before they can...
  • HOMICIDES IN HAMPTON ROADS FOR 2011

    NEWPORT NEWS Jan. 27 -- Kelly Parsley Jackson (39, Newport News) shot to death in her home on Harrington Road in front of her 9-year-old daughter. Police arrested her husband, Rodney Bolivia Jackson (44, Newport News) and charged him with murder....
  • Ready to take her first breath

    Ready to take her first breath
    Kerry Baumann Kerry Baumann, pictured here with her husband Ben in the Outer Banks this summer, needs a new pair of lungs and a liver. She was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at 6 months old. Summary: Kerry Baumann, 24, was diagnosed with cystic...
  • Senate bill gains support from local providers

    A week after the U.S. Senate passed a health-care reform bill on Christmas Eve, health-care providers and consumers are trying to figure out what the proposed reform could mean for them. Health-care providers agree reform is needed, but opinions vary...
  • Patients & providers: health care reactions mixed

    The politicians have been arguing and posturing for over a year on health care reform, but now that it has passed the House, what do the people who will actually live with it think? The Daily Press spoke to a consumer, a doctor, health executives and a...
  • Schools revamping meals and exercise programs

    Schools revamping meals and exercise programs
    Beverly Mazella fixes fresh salads for students at Hornsby Middle School in James City County. Some local schools are moving to more made-from-scratch meals because they are healthier. Claudia Christner slides a quiche into the convection oven at Hornsby...
  • Ready to take her first breath

    Breathing isn't something you think about. But for Kerry Baumann, it's something she's looking forward to - taking that first breath with a new pair of lungs. Her lungs are functionality at about 25 percent capacity right now as cystic fibrosis causes...