Colonial Williamsburg interpreters re-create slaves' Christmas customs

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Bristol is a carpenter at...Nathaniel Burwell plantation just south of Williamsburg. But it's not a well-made table...plantation reconstructed by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. "He's hoping possibly...

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Today's Home: Somerset at Williamsburg

...planning to buy a new home until they stumbled upon Somerset at Williamsburg in Evans.The young couple moved into their home six years...of the home and remaining rooms on the other.Somerset at Williamsburg offers the Moores access to amenities and plenty of future...

Eflyn Morris - (WILLIAMSBURG, Va.)

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Mrs. Eflyn Morris, of Williamsburg, Va., entered into rest Friday, November 27, 2009, in Williamsburg, Va. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, December 2, 2009, at 11 a.m. at Walker Memorial Park. Williams...

Eflyn Morris (WILLIAMSBURG, Va.)

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Mrs. Eflyn Morris of Williamsburg, VA entered into rest Friday, November 27, 2009 in Williamsburg, VA. Graveside service will be held Wednesday, December 2, 2009 at 11 a.m. at Walker Memorial Park. Williams Funeral...

Berrien Bishop Blemker (WILLIAMSBURG, Va.)

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Barry B. Blemker, of Williamsburg, Va. (spent childhood in Augusta), died at home June 7, 2007. He leaves his wife of 55 years, Gretchen; four children, Pete, Michael, Susan, and David; and eleven grandchildren...

Teenager Minjee Lee captures her first LPGA Tour win at rain-delayed Kingsmill Championship

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Minjee Lee didn't get the dousing with champagne often afforded a winner on the LPGA Tour.Instead, she signed autographs...

SC black church fire not arson, official says

...publicly says preliminary indications are that the fire wasn't intentionally set and wasn't arson.Steve Gardner of the Williamsburg County Sheriff's Office says he knows the community wants answers but asks for residents to bear with authorities as they...

Travel booms in Georgia, South Carolina for Fourth of July holiday

...leisure travel agency in the Carolinas, the top driving vacation destinations are Orlando, Fla.; New Bern, N.C.; Williamsburg, Va.; Branson, Mo.; and Fort Bragg, N.C.Motorists are asked to plan ahead, use caution and avoid alcohol while...

Jury set for federal fraud trial of SC sheriff Michael Johnson

COLUMBIA- A jury has been seated in the federal fraud trial of Williamsburg County Sheriff Michael Johnson. The (Columbia) State reports Johnson's trial will begin Monday. He faces up to 20 years in...

Herman Herskowitz

...States citizen and the opportunities his adopted homeland provided to him and his family. He attended Boys High School in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn, New York but did not complete high school due to the need to help support his family. He enlisted...