The Free Lance-Star
Feb 26, 2013
Local chef Joy Crump of Foode eliminated from Top Chef
Local chef Joy Crump, who co-owns the downtown restaurant Foode, is competing in this season’s Top Chef show on the Bravo Network.
Man guilty of sexual assault of 7-year-old in Caroline
A man staying with a friend in Caroline County was convicted of sexually assaulting her 7-year-old daughter.
Expert examines fracking royalties on leases in Virginia
An official with a national association that looks out for the rights of property owners during gas and oil drilling says landowners in the Fredericksburg area have signed a “fairly typical” lease that allows the “lowest possible” royalty rate available.
Search to resume for Virginia teen missing since 2013
Nelson County Sheriff David Brooks tell media outlets that the search for 17-year-old Alexis Murphy isn't connected to any other cases.
Virginia, other states to monitor everyone traveling from Ebola-stricken nations
Federal authorities said today that everyone traveling into the U.S. from Ebola-stricken nations will be monitored for symptoms for 21 days.
Redskins' Gruden: RG3 is 'wild card' for Monday
Coach Jay Gruden said Wednesday that quarterback Colt McCoy remains the starter as of "right now" for Washington's game against Dallas on Monday night.
Survey: Harassment a common part of online life
A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life.
A wet and windy Wednesday
Clouds, showers and breezy conditions are likely to continue through today.
Spot will cost you: Pet rents become apartment fad
Man’s best friend is taking a bite out of renters’ wallets. Pet security deposits register in the hundreds of dollars and are getting steeper. Now, a monthly rental payment ranging from $10 to $50 is quickly becoming the norm.
Lawyer says Stafford slaying was self-defense
A Stafford County jury began hearing testimony Tuesday that will help determine if Mark T. Howsare was justified when he shot and killed William Conner early this year.
Project FAITH lawyer presents $300,000 claim to King George Supervisors
A lawyer's presentation Tuesday is the latest formality in an ongoing lawsuit between the nonprofit agent, Project FAITH, and King George County.
DeShazo: Former UMW Eagle has had hand in Kansas City run to World Series
Jin Wong, a former All-American outfielder for the University of Mary Washington, has more than a casual rooting interest in the series. He's spent nearly 15 years working in the Royals' front office, the past eight as director of baseball administration.
Recess as crucial as instruction, experts say