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  • Carter Kale and Colin Wright win again, helping Tribe to CAA swimming title

    Carter Kale and Colin Wright win again, helping Tribe to CAA swimming title

    William and Mary's women overtook James Madison on the final day to win the Colonial Athletic Association meet championship in Christiansburg, and the Tribe men maintained their lead to take their third CAA title in a row. W&M's men never gave up the lead over the four-day meet, outscoring runner-up...

      • Dixon scores 32 as Tribe holds off late Towson rally

        Dixon scores 32 as Tribe holds off late Towson rally

        Playing without either of its two primary post players for the last two and a half minutes, William and Mary staved off a late Towson rally Saturday afternoon to win 83-79 and regain some momentum entering next week's Colonial Athletic Association tournament. Daniel Dixon led the Tribe (16-13,...

      • Hornsby nets 13 in D-League shootout

        Hornsby nets 13 in D-League shootout

        Williamsburg's Keith Hornsby had his best NBA Development League showing Saturday for the Texas Legends, a Dallas Mavericks affiliate. The former LSU standout tallied 13 points and four rebounds in a 145-129 win over the Sioux Falls Skyforce, a Miami Heat affiliate. Check out the highlights.  Hornsby...

          • 5 takes from Jamestown-Smithfield region final

            5 takes from Jamestown-Smithfield region final

            Jamestown defeated Smithfield for the fourth time this season on Friday to win the Group 4A East boys basketball championship. Five takes from the Eagles’ win that earned them the top East seed in next week’s state tournament in Salem: ‘Kind of like the Warriors’ Jamestown’s twin backcourt duo...


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          • Virginia Opera's latest simpty tried too hard

            The hype leading up to the Virginia Opera's production of Carl Maria von Weber's "Der Freischutz ('The Magic Marksman')," seen in Richmond's Carpenter Theatre Sunday, has been considerable. Much of it has focused on the fact that it's rarely been done in the states, the Metropolitan Opera last...

              • Child Development Resources to hold annual fundraiser auction

                The auction raised just under $200,000 last year

                  • Limelight, Feb. 22

                    10 Winter High Tea Series: The series continues from with Tony Williams discussing George Washington and Alexander Hamilton. 4-5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Carrot Tree Kitchens, 1303 Jamestown Road, Suite 135. 9 Confidential Compartments: On a guided tour, learn about secret spaces sometimes constructed...

                      • After Dark: Feb. 22

                        Thursday Daddyo's Tavern: Karaoke, 7 p.m. Friday Cogan's Deli & Sports Pub: Jacob Vanko Band, 8-11 p.m. Daddyo's Tavern: 70 South Bound, 8-11:30 p.m. Saturday Cogan's Deli & Sports Pub: Michael Clark, 8-11 p.m. Daddyo's Tavern: Dejavoodoo, 8-11:30 p.m.


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                          • Trump needs time to fix the nation

                            I am so fed up with uninformed, unthinking people writing into the Last Word about President Trump and alleged chaos and lack of progress. He has done more in a little over a month to return the country to sanity than anybody in living memory. These people forget that it is the Congress that makes...

                              • Last Word on messy roads, Feb. 25

                                Last Word on messy roads, Feb. 25

                                Messy roads Concerning the message about the trash at the motel near the Parkway/Capital Landing, it should be the responsibility of the residents throwing it to clean it up and stop disposing of it that way. People in this country have to start taking responsibility for their actions. There is...

                                • U.S. needs a full circle of welcome

                                  It is time we pondered this, as we contemplate a wall. Why do we have a Statue of Liberty facing eastward to white Europe, but nothing facing South or West ? We can change our minds and build a welcoming statue to our Latin brethren. Sam Royall Williamsburg

                                    • Keep a watchful eye on the oysters

                                      When the protected status of oyster sanctuaries is threatened by hostile legislation, the health of our entire Chesapeake Bay is threatened. I therefore urge the people of Virginia to remain vigilant towards oyster- and Bay-related issues. As an individual who has spent a large amount of time with...

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