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Device discovered during explosives search at Yorktown home

YORK COUNTY, Va. — The search of a Yorktown mobile home Monday night yielded an incendiary device, according to investigators in York County. Law enforcement searched the home at Bethel Mobile Home Park after a Northern Virginia man was arrested and charged with bomb manufacturing and threats to bomb. 74 more words


SPOOF: Senior class trip relocated to historic Williamsburg

Monica ZielinskiOnline Editor 

Southern’s seniors won’t be soaking up the sun on Virginia Beach this May. Due to a change in plans, the class of 2015 officers announced the location of the senior class trip is Williamsburg, VA. 604 more words

Williamsburg on a Whim 

We have now been to Williamsburg , VA three times and each time has been a different experience. The first trip was a week long excursion seeing many sites. 753 more words

Field Trips

Man accused of breaking into parked car at Walmart parking lot

YORKTOWN, Va. (WAVY) — Authorities are looking for a man accused of stealing from a parked car at a Walmart in Yorktown.

York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office said a man, who appears in surveillance images wearing a red shirt, stole items from an unlocked car parked in the parking lot of the Walmart near the 2600 block of George Washington Memorial Highway on March 11 around 12 p.m. 86 more words

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Eye Witness Account - USS Yorktown

RAdmiral Joseph M. Worthington, commander of the USS Benham (DD-796), describes the efforts of his ship at the time of the USS Yorktown‘s attack.  This is condensed from the oral history in the “Pacific War Remembered,” by John Mason, Jr. 783 more words

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Yorktown mom accused of driving drunk, dropping children off at baseball game alone

Yorktown, Va. – A 32-year-old Yorktown mother is charged with three counts of felony child neglect.

Kara Castle’s arraignment was continued in a York County courtroom Thursday morning where she faced a judge for the first time after York-Poquoson Sheriff’s deputies say Castle drove her children while intoxicated and dropped them off alone at a baseball game at Grafton Middle School. 143 more words


St. Baldrick's headshaving event on Saturday

YORKTOWN, Va. (WAVY) — You can celebrate the St. Patrick’s Day weekend by helping to raise money for a good cause.

The Raise & Shave event is Saturday from 4 p.m. 97 more words

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