Jack Jacobs

Writer

Jack Jacobs covers West Point and King William County for the Tidewater Review. Previously, he covered public safety for the Virginia Gazette. He can be reached by phone at 757-298-6007.

Recent Articles

  • Intertribal Powwow brings American Indian cultures to Jamestown

    Intertribal Powwow brings American Indian cultures to Jamestown

    With driving drums and jingling beads, representatives of almost a dozen American Indian tribes brought their cultures to Jamestown Settlement for the American Indian Intertribal Powwow Saturday and Sunday. The two-day event used story telling, crafts and most prominently music and dancing to expose...

  • New arrests made in August shooting incident at Crust

    New arrests made in August shooting incident at Crust

    Five more people have been arrested in connection with a shooting incident that left one person injured at The Crust Cafe in August. Police responded to reports of a shooting around 12:45 a.m. on Aug. 27 at The Crust, a restaurant at 249 Richmond Road in Williamsburg. Officers found one person...

  • Suspect in Elks Lodge shooting incident arrested

    Suspect in Elks Lodge shooting incident arrested

    Police arrested the suspect wanted in connection with a shooting incident that left three people injured on Sunday at Elks Lodge.  Johnnie Mathew Chapman, of James City County, was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a shooting incident at the Elks Lodge at 105 Howard Drive, according to a James...

  • JCC supervisors approve start of food truck zoning proposal, Ware Creek management plan

    JCC supervisors approve start of food truck zoning proposal, Ware Creek management plan

    Supervisors approved an effort to explore new zoning for food truck operation and a plan for management of the Ware Creek Watershed on Tuesday at the James City County Board of Supervisors meeting. Supervisors voted to approve the preliminary steps in expanding food truck operation to general business...

  • Arraignment postponed for man accused in Norge Farm Fresh shooting

    Arraignment postponed for man accused in Norge Farm Fresh shooting

    The arraignment against the man accused in an April shooting incident at Farm Fresh Norge has been postponed, according to the Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court Clerks Office. Brian Alexander Hicks, 55, is charged with the use of a firearm in commission of a felony and second-degree...

  • JCC supervisors to consider food truck zoning, strategic plan goals Tuesday

    JCC supervisors to consider food truck zoning, strategic plan goals Tuesday

    Zoning changes for food trucks and a look at JCC Strategy 2035 are on the table for the James City County Board of Supervisors at its work session and regular meeting on Tuesday.  Among a number of agenda items at the regular meeting, the board will consider taking steps toward amending zoning ordinances...

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