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Teen kayaker pulled from James River has died

RICHMOND, Va. – Christian Wood, a student at Trinity Episcopal School, was taken off life support two days after he was pulled from the James River at Belle Isle, according to school officials. 404 more words

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One stinky reason to stay away from the James River

RICHMOND, Va. — The James River crested at 15’4″ Monday and water levels are beginning to go down. The James dropped below moderate flood stage Tuesday, but will remain at minor flood stage for most of the day. 167 more words

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Kayaker in cardiac arrest pulled from James River near Belle Isle

RICHMOND, Va. – Richmond Fire and rescue crews have pulled one person from the James River near Belle Isle Monday afternoon.

Captain Earl Dyer with Richmond Fire says at approximately 4:50 p.m., crews were called to Belle Isle for a kayak that had flipped in the James River. 115 more words

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The Beginning in Lynchburg, VA

Hi there! How are you? I hope you’re well.

If you have already read yesterday’s blog post about my trip, you already know how stressed I was just trying to get here. 518 more words

Travel

April 26, 1607: "Descried the Land of Virginia"

For anyone researching the Jamestown Colony (via history, genealogy, or both) this may be a handy link for you:

Jamestown Timelines: Virtual Jamestown

Genealogy

Baby girl born on Jamestown-Scotland Ferry

SURRY COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) – A baby girl was delivered on the Jamestown-Scotland ferry that was headed to Williamsburg on the James River Friday evening. 275 more words

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South Valley Musky

Some things are either black or white. You either catch fish or you don’t. In honor of this rare simplicity, all the photos in this post are black and white. 1,167 more words

Fly Fishing