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Mandatory Ebola quarantines ordered in New York, New Jersey

Mandatory Ebola quarantines ordered in New York, New Jersey

New York and New Jersey will automatically quarantine all medical workers returning from Ebola-hit West African countries for 21 days, and...

Washington school shooter identified as freshman Jaylen Fryberg: reports

St. Louis officer shot teen in back of legs: family autopsy

Therapists missed Newtown gunman's rage as a teenager: report

Montana bride who shoved husband off cliff appeals murder conviction

National News

Two deputies killed, two others hurt in California shooting spree

Two killed, four wounded in Washington state school shooting

Maker of U.S. highway guardrails stops shipments over safety concerns

Washington school shooting suspect left unhappy tweets

St. Louis officer shot teen in back of legs: family autopsy

Ferguson shooting probe to be complete in coming months: Attorney general

Therapists missed Newtown gunman's rage as a teenager: report

Atlantic City Trump casino workers picket, target investor Icahn

Montana bride who shoved husband off cliff appeals murder conviction

No distress calls before Maryland airplane-helicopter collision

Local News

Demolition begins on Williamsburg's Stryker Building

WILLIAMSBURG — Commencement of the razing of Williamsburg's center of municipal power for nearly 50 years was remarkably low key...

Warhill snaps Jamestown's district win streak

JAMES CITY — With two matches to play in the regular season, Warhill and Jamestown are tied atop the Bay Rivers District standings.

Meth defendant takes plea bargain

WILLIAMSBURG — A 39-year-old man accused of taking part in a methamphetamine manufacturing operation at a local motel took a plea deal...

Williamsburg developer defends school site intentions as pure

WILLIAMSBURG – In a wide-ranging, hour-long interview Thursday, developer Chris Henderson defended his informal attempt to organize...

Defendant convicted after trying to fire lawyer

WILLIAMSBURG — A defendant who tried to fire his court-appointed lawyer, then asked for and later withdrew a request for a jury trial,...

'Pity and gratitude' are topics of William & Mary's next Tack Faculty Lecture

William and Mary's next Tack Faculty Lecture is set for Tuesday, Oct. 28, when professor Adam Potkay will give a talk titled "Pity and...

School Board's adoption of new Blair concept 'reluctant'

– Six School Board members voted Tuesday in favor of adopting the new two-phased concept for a fourth middle school at the James Blair...

County to host cleanup event

JAMES CITY — James City County's Clean County Commission is hosting the 1st Annual Litter & Recycling Expo on Nov. 7 from noon-7...

WJC students learn how books are made – from award-winning author

– Author and illustrator Brian Floca knows a thing or two about how books are made.

Providence Forge woman sues Busch Gardens for $100,000 over 2012 fall at Howl O Scream

A Providence Forge woman is suing Busch Gardens for $100,000, claiming reckless behavior by employees two years ago during the theme park'...

Student test scores earn 3 WJC high schools 'Blue Star' honors

Lafayette High School, Warhill High School and Jamestown High School have been named "W!SE Blue Star High Schools" based on student...

Mark Warner tells Williamsburg Kiwanis he is 'relentlessly bipartisan'

WILLIAMSBURG – U.S. Sen. Mark Warner made a nuanced, detailed and lengthy pitch to local Kiwanis members Wednesday, hitting his...

Column: Local woman chronicles family's Holocaust experience because they lived

As Samantha Farkas recalls it, she may have been 10 or 11 years old when, while walking with her mother under a row of cherry trees in...

Fort Eustis soldiers head to Africa to support those battling Ebola

About 60 Fort Eustis soldiers said goodbye to their loved ones Wednesday morning during a ceremony at the Anderson Field House as they...

Veterans get free admission to Colonial Williamsburg Nov. 7-11

WILLIAMSBURG – Colonial Williamsburg will provide free admission to U.S. active duty military personnel, guard and reservists,...

Fort Eustis soldiers head to Africa to support those battling Ebola

About 60 Fort Eustis soldiers said goodbye to their loved ones Wednesday morning during a ceremony at the Anderson Field House as they...

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