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ICYMI: From city parking to a 'blackface' NAACP complaint, this week's most-discussed stories

With dozens of headlines every day, it's easy to miss some here and there. Keep the conversation going: Here are five stories from this week that got people talking:WYDaily talked to the organizers of Williamsburg's two turkey trot 5k races. Last year, some runners were confused which race they sign

WYDAILY.COM - 2017-11-19 01:25:19

Learn about colonial-style Thanksgiving foods at Jamestown Settlement

YORKTOWN, Va. - Ever wonder how they prepared Thanksgiving dinner in 17th-century Virginia? Check out centuries-old cooking and preservation methods at the Jamestown Settlement and the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown's "Foods & Feasts of Colonial Virginia." The three day event begins on Thank

WTKR - 2017-11-19 15:34:06

Marching backward toward racial division

We are being told that our nation is racist. While not necessarily "systemic," as is claimed by some, incidents that could be accurately described as racist still occur and likely always will. But I will not allow this country to be painted with such a broad brush of condemnation just because of the

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL

Gardening Q & A: Giving thanks for our native pecan

Leaf of pecan relative hickory, is also pinnately compound with an odd number of leaflets. Last year at this time, I wrote about the Thanksgiving feast, and the abundance of food we enjoy on this great American holiday. The gist of the article was that the majority of those foods we enjoy are not tr

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2017-11-18 12:00:00

Even if ODU doesn't go to a bowl game, the Monarchs should be very good next season

It was Senior Day Saturday at Foreman Field, as Old Dominion bade farewell to 13 seniors, a right of passage that every college football player dreads. But for now, let's focus on the future for ODU, and the future looks pretty bright for the Monarchs. Begin with quarterback Steven Williams, the tr

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2017-11-18 13:50:00

Yorktown Holiday Open House provides seasonal fun

Farmers market vendors and local businesses joined forces to welcome the holiday season with the Yorktown Holiday Open House Weekend on Saturday. The day centered on an extended-hours Yorktown Market Days event. Alongside the classic lineup of local produce, jams and crafts that make regular appeara

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-11-18 18:40:00

William and Mary's Board of Visitors raises in-state tuition

Tuition will rise again for freshmen entering the College of William and Mary next fall. Incoming in-state freshmen will pay $17,434 per year in tuition, up 6.5 percent from the rate the current freshmen class pay, according to a unanimous vote Friday by the college's Board of Visitors. Notifying th

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-11-17 20:55:00

W&M presidential search committee enters "quiet phase"

The College of William and Mary's Presidential Search Committee met Friday to discuss their process of looking candidates to replace president Taylor Reveley. Reveley will retire in June 2018 after 10 years at the helm of the university. The search committee members - who include faculty, staff, mem

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-11-17 20:05:00

Little Mountain Woman Honored for Weather Service

Little Mountain, SC (WLTX) - A Newberry County family has been reporting the weather from their home since the late 1800s. "It's just something you do naturally, like brushing your teeth or taking a bath," said Margaret Jayroe. She is the Little Mountain cooperative weather observer for the National

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Juveniles Honor Unclaimed Veteran with Burial Urn

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH)-- A U.S. Air Force veteran was laid to rest Friday at Fort Jackson National Cemetary, receiving full military honors. Sgt. Gregory Politte remains weres escorted by Chapin's American Legion Post 193 and riders from several veteran groups. Juveniles at the South Carolina Depar

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How a Historically Black College changed Benedict's new president's life

Why is there a teaching crisis in SC? South Carolina teachers are leaving the classroom at an alarming rate Education Why this aspiring SC teacher fled the classroom After graduating with a degree in education she never became a teacher Education Watch Chapin principal react to surprise n

THE STATE

Funnel Cakes by Pam at the parade

Charles Warner | The Union Times In this week's News Around Lockart column, Connie Porter announces that a vendor, Funnel Cakes by Pam, will be at the Lockhart Christmas Parade. I was very happy that I heard from one of our vendors for the Lockhart Christmas Parade, today. Funnel Cakes by Pam will

UNION DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-18 14:20:29

One Dead Following Hit-and-Run in Fairfield County

FAIRFIELD COUNTY (WLTX) - A 33-year-old from Winnsboro is dead following a hit-and-run on SC Highway 34 early Sunday morning, according to lance corporal Joel Hovis with the S.C. Highway Patrol. The incident happened around 12:48 a.m. Sunday morning on SC Highway 34, according to the S.C. Highway P

WLTX.COM - 2017-11-19 17:27:56

Chip Turner, champion of Uptown growth, dead at 49

Just a few weeks before he succumbed to the kidney cancer that he fought against for years, Howard Hugh "Chip" Turner Jr. stood at the Siloam Baptist Church pulpit and talked about his journey toward the Lord. Visibly weak, it was a struggle for Turner, who died Thursday at the age of 49, to make it

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Bars, taverns, and nightclubs

Image courtesy of the City of Union Union is closer to having bars, taverns, and nightclubs in the downtown area of the city after a divided Union City Council voted this week to amend the city's zoning ordinance to allow such establishments in that area. UNION - A divided Union City Council took a

UNION DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-19 06:00:23

Union man charged with child neglect

A Union man has been charged with child neglect after police said they found a young girl living in unhealthy conditions. Mark Edward Leiske, 25, of 710 N. Pinckney St., was arrested Friday and charged with unlawful neglect of a child, according to a Union Police Department warrant. On Nov. 10, po

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL

Man Shot by Officer in Early Morning Shooting in Citrus Heights

CITRUS HEIGHTS - A 24-year-old man was taken to the hospital early Sunday morning after a Citrus Heights police officer shot the man during an altercation in a motel parking lot. The shooting occurred around 2:45 a.m. Sunday near the 6200 block of Auburn Boulevard, Lt. Dave Gutierrez with the Citrus

FOX40 - 2017-11-19 18:01:44

San Jose Apartment Fire Kills 3 Family Members, 1 Critical

SAN JOSE (AP) - Authorities and neighbors say a fire ripped through an apartment in the San Francisco Bay Area, killing three members of a family and leaving another in critical condition. Fire Capt. Joshua Padron says crews found part of the San Jose apartment building engulfed in heavy flames earl

FOX40 - 2017-11-19 01:40:40

Officers Searching for 2 Suspects after Chasing Stolen Car Through Sacramento

NORTH SACRAMENTO - At least three suspects ran from a stolen car Saturday evening after officers chased the vehicle to a neighborhood in North Sacramento. A perimeter has been set up by officials in the area surrounding Eleanor Avenue and Branch Street in the search for two men, who were in a stolen

FOX40 - 2017-11-19 04:52:40

Police pursuit of stolen vehicle ends in Sacramento neighborhood

Two people suspected of stealing a vehicle were detained after a car chase ended in a Sacramento neighborhood Saturday night, police said. Police pursued a stolen vehicle around 7:50 p.m., which later turned into a foot chase on Rio Linda Boulevard and Eleanor Avenue. Several suspects ran out of the

KCRA.COM - 2017-11-19 05:29:00