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  • Star Track: Joey Prata

    Star Track: Joey Prata
    Joey Prata, a rising sophomore honors student at St. Christopher's School in Richmond who is a Seaford resident, won the 2013 USA Wrestling Cadet Greco-Roman National Championship on Monday afternoon in Fargo, N.D. Prata, a Virginia Independent...
  • Golf: Peninsula players seek flighted titles at VSGA Women's Senior Am

    Several Peninsula players head into the final day of the VSGA Women’s Senior Amateur match-play tournament with opportunities for flighted championships in Hot Springs. In the first flight, Ann Mennell of Yorktown beat higher-seeded Nancy Duncan of...
  • Friday's local roundup: Two area golfers win flights at VSGA Women's Senior Amateur

    Golf: Two Peninsula-area players won their flight championships Friday at the Virginia State Golf Association Women's Senior Amateur in Hot Springs. Ann Mennell of Yorktown defeated Anne Gordon Greever of Richmond 2-and-1 on The Homestead's Old Course...
  • Weekend local tennis roundup: Vinson, Yoder, Holllowell earn Riverside singles crowns

    Robert Vinson beat Chris Cruz 6-2, 6-1 for the men's 4.5-rated championship in the weekend Riverside Summer Singles tournament on clay courts at Riverside Wellness and Fitness Center. Tim Yoder won three matches for the men's 4.0 round-robin crown, and...
  • Environmentalists give Rep. Wittman Climate Change Denier 'award'

    Environmentalists give Rep. Wittman Climate Change Denier 'award'
    Environmentalists are giving Virginia Congressman Rob Wittman a trophy, albeit a dubious one: the Congressional Climate Change Deniers Award. Christine Llewellyn, director of the Williamsburg Climate Action Network, says it’s in the shape of a...
  • 2013 homicides on the Peninsula

    HOMICIDES ON THE PENINSULA IN 2013   HAMPTON 1.       Jan. 1 –Brayden Joseph Whalen (6 months, Hampton) died from injuries sustained during an assault on Dec. 29.  Daniel Lunsford (21, Hampton), Brayden’s mother’s boyfriend, and...
  • Yorktown man wins Haynes royal baby contest

    Yorktown man wins Haynes royal baby contest
    Joseph Attiogbe of Yorktown won an English-style bedroom set as part of Haynes Furniture's royal baby contest. The bedroom set, designed for a child's bedroom, is valued at $3,000, a press release from Haynes said. The contest was held from July...
  • A timely French victory off the Virginia Capes ensures Washington's triumph at Yorktown

    A timely French victory off the Virginia Capes ensures Washington's triumph at Yorktown
    Those Americans who hold the French in such contempt today might do well to look back at Sept. 5, 1781 for an instructive history lesson. Without the French sailors who defeated the Royal Navy in the Battle of the Capes, Washington's triumph over...
  • Saturday's local multi-sport roundup: Brewer, Lautzenheiser head 8K field in Williamsburg

    Running: Hare and Tortoise 8K: Steven Brewer of Newport News and Kathleen Lautzenheiser of Midlothian took the overall championshpis in the Hare and Tortoise 8K at New Quarter Park in Williamsburg. Brewer ran 8 kilometers in 29 minutes, 18 seconds,...
  • Cutler, Cavallari appearing on FXX's 'The League'

    Cutler, Cavallari appearing on FXX's 'The League'
    Get ready to see a different side of the Bears' Jay Cutler, according to his wife, Kristin Cavallari. Cutler and Cavallari will be playing themselves on Wednesday's episode of FXX's "The League," which sees the couple unknowingly befriend the characters...
  • Tennis: Zalameda, Hollowell earn singles championships in Poquoson Open

    Joe Zalameda (men's 4.0) and Kyle Hollowell (men's 3.5) earned rated singles titles over the weekend in the Poquoson Open, held on Back Creek Park's hard courts in York County. Bob Nealy and tournament founder Chris Cruz won a pair of matches to take...
  • Hampton woman to pitch on 'Shark Tank'

    Hampton woman to pitch on 'Shark Tank'
    Lakesha Brown Renfro calls her line of Mango Mango Preserves a "party in a jar." The food product had enough pizazz to attract the producers of ABC's "Shark Tank." The Hampton entrepreneur and her two partners, Nzinga Teule-Hekima and Tanecia Willis,...