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Scotties Finish Strong in State Softball Tournament

The undefeated St. Margaret’s Varsity Softball team falls 7-4 to Isle of Wight Academy in the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association (VISAA) State Semifinals on Thursday, May 14.  St. Margaret’s…

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Local Students Participate in RCC’s Annual Mathematics Contest

131 students competed in this year’s Rappahannock Community College’s annual Individual Mathematics Contest, which was held on Wednesday, May 6 at both Glenns and Warsaw Campuses. Public school system participants…

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Local Softball Players Baltzell, McCarthy Named NFCA All-Region, Longwood University

A day before the Longwood softball team will take part in its second NCAA Regional in the Division I era, senior Megan Baltzell and sophomore Elizabeth McCarthy were each named…

Minor League Baseball

Deadline Extended for VA County, Suns to Agree on Deal

The Hagerstown Suns and Spotsylvania County have been given more time to agree on a deal that would bring the minor league baseball team to Virginia. Minor League Baseball has given…

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VA Racing Commission Favors Return of Horse Racing This Summer

The Virginia Racing Commission says it wants Raving in Virginia this summer. At its May 12th meeting, the commission scheduled two work sessions, on May 28th and June 9th, to…

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VMS to host the 38th Annual TireX USA 100 This Sat. May 16th

Will there be a repeat winner this year in the 38th Annual TireX USA 100 at Virginia Motor Speedway? This Saturday May 16th we will find out when the stars…

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Buck Roadcap Wires Field, 1st Late Model Win at VMS

All eyes were on defending champion Justin Williams of Concord, VA to see if he could come from his sixth place starting position and win for the second time in…

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Local Player Announced as ’15 Big South Softball Pitcher of the Year

With Big South regular season title already in hand, the Longwood softball program added to its trophy case Wednesday, sweeping the three major Big South awards. Megan Baltzell earned Player of…


2 Local Allstate Foundation/VHSL Achievement Award Winners Announced

Nineteen high school seniors representing all parts of the state has been selected to receive the 2015 The Allstate Foundation/VHSL Achievement Award, the highest honor given by the Virginia High…

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VMS to host Mom’s Night Out Saturday May 9

Virginia Motor Speedway will return to racing this Saturday May 9th to host Mom’s Night Out. All Mom’s and Grandma’s will be admitted free to the grandstands in honor of…

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VMS: Justin Williams Makes it Two in a Row in Late Models

In front of a packed house on Truckin Thunder Scout night at Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway Justin Williams of Concord, VA and Billy Tucker of King George, VA put…

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Longwood Softball, Names Big South Crons Brand Pitcher of the Week

Elizabeth McCarthy of the Longwood softball team has named the Big South Crons Brand Pitcher of the Week, as announced Monday afternoon by the conference office. McCarthy earns the honor…

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VMS’s Richest Race of Season Just Days Away

In just a few short days the 2015 season gets underway for Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway with the running of the $20,000 to win Aaron’s King of the Commonwealth. …


VHSL ’15 Group 1A All-State Girls Basketball Teams Selected

The Virginia High School League 2015 Group 1A All-State Girls Basketball teams have been selected. Clintwood’s Kayla Mullins and head coach Donnie Frazier were selected 1A Player of the Year…

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$20,000 To Win Aaron’s King of the Commonwealth Just 12 Days Away

In just a matter of 12 short days the 2015 season gets underway for Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway with the running of the $20,000 to win Aaron’s King of…

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