Wesley Wright

Writer

Wesley Wright reports on the College of William and Mary and the city of Williamsburg for the Virginia Gazette.

The Jacksonville, Fla. native previously interned at the Sun-Sentinel and a nonprofit education news outlet called Chalkbeat. He is an alumnus of Florida Atlantic University.

Recent Articles

  • School board members discuss redistricting

    School board members discuss redistricting

    In a matter of months, the school board members tasked with making the big-picture decisions for Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools will begin to address both redistricting and immediate plans to improve buildings in the district. School board members convened August 1 in one of their...

  • First Night organizers cite a lack of funds, volunteers as reasons for canceling event

    First Night organizers cite a lack of funds, volunteers as reasons for canceling event

    First Night of Williamsburg — which would have celebrated its 25th anniversary this year — has been canceled amid a dearth of available labor and funds to support the event. There aren’t enough volunteers to put on the family-friendly New Year’s Eve event this year, said co-chairmen Chris Odle...