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Buckingham County 63, Prince Edward County 47
Chilhowie 77, Rural Retreat 41
Cumberland 52, Randolph Henry 49
Flint Hill 78, Saint James, Md. 72
Fuqua School 44, Blessed Sacrament-Huguenot 28
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Albemarle 54, Fluvanna 33
Amelia County 68, Nottoway 57
Bishop O’Connell 89, Archbishop Carroll, D.C. 61
Blacksburg 59, Auburn 35
Brookville 54, Amherst County 49
Buffalo Gap 45, Nelson County 44
Denbigh 60, York 54
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Abingdon 43, Lebanon 34
Annandale 55, Falls Church 44
Banner Christian 53, Southampton Academy 40
Bayside 35, Norfolk Academy 34
Bishop Ireton 56, Good Counsel, Md. 52
Bland County 74, Eastern Montgomery 50
Blue Ridge 56, Life ...
Annandale 23, T.C. Williams 7
Benedictine 57, Blue Ridge 3
Buckingham County 32, Prince Edward County 14
Bullis, Md. 42, St. Stephens-St. Agnes 14
Central Lunenburg 21, Nottoway 20, OT
Collegiate-Richmond 35, St. Christopher’s 21
Archbishop Carroll, D.C. 50, Bishop Ireton 13
Atlantic Shores Christian 39, Broadwater Academy 12
Bethel 14, Heritage-Newport News 7
Brooke Point 21, Stafford 19
Flint Hill 50, Potomac School 6
Fork Union Prep 12, Bishop O’Connell ...
Buckingham County 39, Cumberland 8
Central Lunenburg 36, Prince Edward County 22
Abingdon 14, Virginia High 6
Albemarle 19, Orange County 15
Amelia County 62, Prince Edward County 29
Appomattox 63, Chatham 14
Armstrong 34, Lee-Davis 29
Bassett 13, Magna Vista 7
Bath County 19, Eastern Montgomery 0
Battlefield 38, ...
Man caught with more than a pound of fentanyl gets 10 years
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man arrested after he tried to sell more than a pound of the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl to a police informant has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch
Prince Edward visits New Jersey university for court tennis
LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Britain’s Prince Edward has visited a New Jersey university to play a centuries-old form of tennis and accept an honorary degree.
The Earl of Wessex, the youngest of Queen Elizabeth II’s children, arrived at Georgian Court University in Lakewood on Thursday to play ...
Atlee 39, Douglas Freeman 20
Benedictine 44, Fork Union Prep 16
Bluestone 28, Prince Edward County 14
Cave Spring 48, Alleghany 19
Central Lunenburg 14, Buckingham County 7, OT
Clover Hill 41, George Wythe-Richmond 6
Colonial Forge 42, ...
GREENVILLE, Maine (AP) — Flags are at half-staff in the Canadian town where a pilot, his wife and daughter lived before a fatal airplane crash in Maine.
The pilot, Joe Robertson, and his wife, Anita, were major philanthropists in southern Ontario after the sale of a dental supply ...
GREENVILLE, Maine (AP) — A Canadian pilot reported losing power before his twin-engine airplane crashed in Maine, killing him, his wife and his daughter, officials said Tuesday.
The Piper Aerostar carrying Joseph and Anita Robertson, both 58, and their daughter, Laura Robertson, 24, ...
STOWE, Vt. (AP) — Vermont will be the site of next month’s annual meeting of the New England Governors and the Eastern Canadian premiers.
Vermont Gov. Phil Scott will host the event, which is scheduled for Aug. 12-14, in Stowe.
Regional trade and energy issues are expected to be ...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Police and federal authorities were investigating the crash of a small plane in rural Maine that killed three people on Monday after the aircraft departed from Canada.
The twin-engine plane was traveling from Pembroke, Ontario, to Prince Edward Island in Canada. The ...
HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — A woman intertwined with a 12-foot bottle of alcohol won first place in the 18th Annual Hampton Beach Master Sand Sculpting Classic
Abe Waterman of Prince Edward Island, Canada, says his sculpture, which also included a devil on the back side and is titled ...
- The Journal GazetteKomets acquire forward J.C. CampagnaOctober 16, 2018
- Connecticut PostGetting There: ‘Cat’ a quick cruise to Canadian MaritimesOctober 8, 2018
- Aiken StandardPrince Edward visits Aiken, plays court tennisSeptember 18, 2018
- Philly.comWhy these adventurous local teenagers got to meet a British princeSeptember 17, 2018
Detroit — Coming out of Prince Edward Island and the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, Gerard Gallant arrived in town in 1985, debuting for the Red Wings against the Islanders on January 22.
They were not much of a club.
But Gallant scored in the second period of a 5-4 victory, And ...
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Abingdon 71, John Battle 39
Blessed Sacrament-Huguenot 28, Richmond Christian 26
Brookville 69, Heritage-Lynchburg 43
Carroll County 92, Giles 24
Clover Hill 48, James River-Midlothian 14
Colgan 47, Forest Park 17
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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Oliver W. Hill Sr. was the energetic driving force in fighting for African-Americans’ civil rights while Spottswood W. Robinson III was the meticulous craftsman who designed detailed legal arguments. Together, the two Richmond lawyers paved the way to end racial segregation ...
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Bishop Sullivan 44, Steward School 29
Brunswick 49, Southampton 38
Heritage-Newport News 64, Menchville 61
Park View-South Hill 64, Sussex Central 25
Poquoson 48, Warhill 32
Richmond Christian 39, Kenston Forest 28
Tabb 58, Bruton ...
Our neighbors north of the border are enjoying well-deserved praise for its prized vacation destinations. From Lonely Planet’s nod as No. 1 Country to Visit to the 5-star ratings on consumer websites, there’s a lot to see and do in Canada, the largest country on the continent. So many, here’s a ...
Alleghany 47, James River-Buchanan 27
Bland County 42, Grayson County 15
Broadway 86, Wilson Memorial 85, OT
Brookville 70, E.C. Glass 12
Brunswick 60, Greensville County 53
Buckingham County 51, Prince Edward County 50
Carroll County 72, Giles 35
Paul Turner: As darkness descends on the Northwest, get outside to beat the blues
Before you dismiss the idea of wintertime blues as some weak-kneed nonsense foisted on us hardy Northwesterners by trembling transplanted Californians, you might want to consider this: We all know that the farther north you are, the less sunlight you see this time of year.
But some of us ...
If you’ve got home bakers on your holiday gift list, there are plenty of attractive and functional items on the market to help them whip up delectable goodies.
Canadian artisan Brenda Watts of Hermitage, Prince Edward Island, makes French rolling pins out of flame birch in her Cattails ...
- Globe NewswireAvivagen Announces Clarification to Press Release Issued November 19, 2018November 20, 2018
- BusinessWireA.M. Best Places Credit Ratings of Echelon Insurance and The Insurance Company of Prince Edward Island Under ReviewNovember 12, 2018
- BusinessWireNautilus Biosciences Officially Opens Its Expanded UPEI-Based Facility as Croda’s Centre of Innovation for Marine BiotechnologyOctober 31, 2018
- Globe NewswireAquaBounty receives construction loan to support development efforts at its Rollo Bay propertyOctober 16, 2018
Abingdon 42, Lee High 0
Albemarle 39, Western Albemarle 37
Amherst County 28, E.C. Glass 21
Appomattox 59, Altavista 7
Atlee 36, Hanover 28
Bassett 42, Patrick County 6
Bayside 13, Tallwood 7
Blacksburg 49, Christiansburg ...
Virginia father tracks down heirloom furniture sold in error to send off with daughter
LYNCHBURG, Va. — For the past week or so, Jeff Farinholt’s been a man on a mission to track down a set of old wooden chairs with rush seats.
It started at Tree of Life Ministries’ parking lot yard sale on Oct. 7, where Farinholt, of Prince Edward County, had set up a table to sell old ...
Albemarle 32, Charlottesville 29
Alleghany 42, James River-Buchanan 14
Amherst County 42, Liberty-Bedford 14
Appomattox 68, William Campbell 28
Auburn 35, Bland County 28, OT
Bath County 20, Craig County 14
Battlefield 35, Osbourn Park ...
Albemarle 42, Orange County 35
Amelia County 24, Prince Edward County 20
Appomattox 58, Chatham 7
Battlefield 27, Osbourn 9
Bayside 20, First Colonial 14
Blacksburg 49, Cave Spring 7
Bland County 28, Rural Retreat 24
Broad Run 54, ...
Abingdon 29, Christiansburg 7
Amelia County 38, Cumberland 14
Arcadia 36, Snow Hill, Md. 27
Auburn 15, Eastern Montgomery 14
Benedictine 14, Fork Union Prep 11
Bishop Sullivan 48, Bishop McNamara, Md. 7
Blacksburg 35, Richlands ...
Maine’s Republican governor reassured Canadian leaders Monday that President Donald Trump “truly believes” in having free trade and they shouldn’t read too much into what they hear.
Gov. Paul LePage and other New England governors met with Eastern Canadian premiers in Charlottetown, in ...
Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, is paid not to tell the truth about school choice, and she deserves a raise.
In a speech recently, she purported to uncover the racist roots of the school-choice movement in “massive resistance” to school desegregation in ...
Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, is paid not to tell the truth about school choice, and she deserves a raise. In a speech last week, she purported to uncover the racist roots of the school-choice movement in “massive resistance” to school desegregation in the ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of one of the country’s leading teachers’ unions charged Thursday that school choice, a key policy agenda of the Trump administration, is rooted in segregation and racism.
Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, the nation’s second ...
DILLWYN, Va. (AP) — State police say two people have been injured in a plane crash in central Virginia.
Spokeswoman Corinne Geller said in a statement that state police were called to the scene Tuesday afternoon in Buckingham County, between Lynchburg and Richmond.
Geller says the ...
PRINCE EDWARD, Va. (AP) — Authorities say the pilot of a small airplane suffered serious injuries when he crash-landed in a field in central Virginia.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch
PRINCE EDWARD, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a small airplane crash landed in a field in central Virginia.
Virginia State Police say the pilot suffered minor injuries when the private plane landed in Prince Edward County on Monday. It was not immediately clear if any other people were on ...
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — It’s a lobster lover’s dream.
A Portsmouth, New Hampshire, restaurant is hoping it set the record for the longest lobster roll at 159 feet, 6 inches (49 meters).
A lobster roll is usually made from a hot dog-type bun stuffed with lobster meat. The creation by ...
She has four children, eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
In photo: Queen Elizabeth II walks with her family on April 19,1965 at Frogmore, Windsor, England. Prince Edward, 1, is in pram with Prince Andrew, 4, holding on. Prince Philip and their two eldest children, Princess ...
Why spaghetti primavera? And why now? In the 1980s this dish became insanely popular and variation upon variation appeared in cookbooks, national food magazines, and newspapers. Cooks took all sorts of liberties with the dish, even tossing in out-of-season ingredients including red bell peppers ...
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, will visit Canada this summer for the country’s 150th birthday.
Governor General David Johnston, the Queen Elizabeth’s II representative as Canada’s head of state, said Tuesday they have accepted the government’s invitation for a ...
Ken Haedrich includes this pie from a Prince Edward Island inn in his book “ Pie: 300 Tried-and-True Recipes for Delicious Homemade Pie.” That recipe includes fresh rhubarb and strawberries (1 cup ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A state government building that once served as headquarters of the “Massive Resistance” campaign against racial integration of Virginia’s public schools was renamed Thursday in honor of Barbara Johns, a student activist who played an important and often overlooked role in ...
Abingdon 59, Lebanon 51, OT
Amherst County 39, Rustburg 35
Appomattox 23, Nelson County 15
Appomattox Regional 50, Park View-South Hill 45
Atlantic Shores Christian 67, Broadwater Academy 50
Atlee 51, Patrick Henry-Ashland 20
Bassett 50, Tunstall ...
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Canadian police force threatens Nickelback on drunk drivers
KENSINGTON, Prince Edward Island (AP) — A police department in Canada’s province of Prince Edward Island is threatening to impose “the Nickelback treatment” on anyone who drinks and drives.
The Kensington Police Service shared a social media post over ...
U.S. sled hockey training camp a showcase for players, Madison Ice Arena
It’s an important few days for many when the best players in American sled hockey come to Madison this week.
A three-day training camp at Madison Ice Arena serves as the U.S. National Team’s final tune-up before the World Sled Hockey Challenge next month in Prince Edward ...
Chilhowie 50, Rural Retreat 28
Fredericksburg Christian 21, Randolph-Macon 14
Hidden Valley 48, Carroll County 6
James River-Buchanan 46, Craig County 6
Lord Botetourt 56, Alleghany 24
Magna Vista 58, Bassett 15
Prince Edward County 40, Amelia County ...
TORONTO (AP) — More than 19,000 students on the small Canadian province of Prince Edward Island were evacuated Wednesday after police received a threat that bombs were placed at a number of schools. Police said nothing suspicious was found after officers searched all of the schools in the ...