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Kekoka Yoga Retreat goes virtual (5/20/2020) - A “virtual” yoga retreat was held this past weekend at YMCA/APYC Camp Kekoka in Kilmarnock. “We’ve been holding this retreat the third weekend in May for the past 10 years…
Yoga instructor offering outdoor classes (5/20/2020) - Peasley Middle School paraprofessional Susie Dunaway has been leading outdoor yoga classes over the past few weeks at Williams Wharf in Mathews. Dunaway has been teaching yoga at the Mathews…
Booker to play softball at Paul D. Camp CC (5/20/2020) - Gloucester High School senior Andi Booker has accepted an offer to play softball at Paul D. Camp Community College in Suffolk. Booker was slated to be the Dukes’ everyday third…
VHSL developing plans for fall reopening (5/20/2020) - The Virginia High School League announced Tuesday that it is developing plans for the reopening of fall athletics and activities, as the state prepares to emerge from COVID-19 restrictions. Reopening…
Hole in one (5/20/2020) - Greg Rogers shot a hole in one on Wednesday, May 13, at the Piankatank River Golf Club, Hartfield, on the course’s 100-yard 5 hole, using a 9 iron. He was…
Gloucester girls’ basketball coach steps down (5/13/2020) - Gloucester High School varsity girls’ basketball coach Amy O’Neil is stepping down from coaching at the end of the 2019-2020 academic year. O’Neil became the head coach of the varsity…
22 runners take part in By Appointment 5K (5/13/2020) - Twenty-two runners took part Saturday in the By Appointment 5K held at Williams Wharf in Mathews on Saturday under sponsorship of Virginia Tidewater Trailrunners. Given individual starts and timed separately,…
VHSL cancels spring sports season (5/13/2020) - In a decision that will likely come as a surprise to no one, the Virginia High School League’s Executive Committee voted last Thursday by a 3-0-1 margin to cancel all…
25 named to MHS Hall of Fame (5/13/2020) - Nineteen athletes, five contributors and one coach have been selected as members of the Mathews High School Hall of Fame Class of 2020—the school’s first HOF induction was held in…
Northern Neck ‘Sojourn’ (5/13/2020) - Members of the Northern Neck Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America took part in a “Sojourn” on May 2. Gene and Shirley Langlinais invited fellow members to join…
VMS monitoring situation; no racing without fans in the stands (5/13/2020) - Virginia Motor Speedway, the Middlesex County dirt track, issued the following statement on its website and social media accounts on Tuesday afternoon: “Virginia Motor Speedway officials are constantly monitoring the…
GHS seniors on the move (5/13/2020) - The Gazette-Journal has been featuring Gloucester High School seniors who plan to continue their athletic careers at the college level. Here are a few more of their photos. From left,…
Athletic Director of the year (5/7/2020) - Kristy Hunter, the Gloucester High School Athletic Director, has been named one of three 2020 Virginia Interscholastic Athletic Administration Association’s Athletic Administrators of the Year. Hunter came to GHS 16…
‘By Appointment 5K’ run to be held Saturday at Williams Wharf (5/6/2020) - A “By Appointment 5K” run will be held on Saturday, starting and ending at Williams Wharf Landing in Mathews.The event is being hosted by Virginia Tidewater Trailrunners, a club open…
Hydrow crew gives high marks to Mathews rowing site (5/6/2020) - Hydrow sound technician Stephen Dysert, driver/equipment technician Fraser Christie, photographer Jimmy Ahern, athlete Laine Maher and experience operations lead/athlete Nick Karwoski, from left, were among those filming last weekend in…
GHS seniors on the move (5/6/2020) - The Gazette-Journal has been featuring Gloucester High School seniors who plan to continue their athletic careers at the college level. Here are a few more of their photos. From left,…
Mathews to be setting for virtual rowing experience (4/29/2020) - The William and Catharine Owens Waters Edge Center, a planned regional rowing center at Williams Wharf on the East River, will likely be the backdrop of some of the video…
Dukes on the move to the college level (4/29/2020) - Last week, the Gazette-Journal listed the names of Gloucester High School seniors who plan to continue their athletic careers at the college level. Here are a few more of their…
Martin wins collegiate golf honor at HSC (4/29/2020) - Hunter Martin, a 2018 Gloucester High School graduate and now a sophomore at Hampden-Sydney College, was named to the Division III Second Team All American Golf Team. Martin was ranked…
A chicken neck, a string and a net are all you need to go crabbing (4/29/2020) - A chicken neck tied to a string and a crab net in hand are all it takes to do a bit of crabbing from your dock. It’s been that way…
Greene’s freshman season at NSU cut short by virus (4/29/2020) - Kirsten Greene, a 2019 Gloucester High School graduate, had her freshman softball season at Norfolk State University cut short by COVID-19. Greene had seven appearances on the mound on the…
MHS Hall of Fame program postponed (4/29/2020) - Mathews High School’s Hall of Fame Class of 2020 Induction Program, originally scheduled for May 8, has been postponed, according to Al DeWitt, the school’s assistant Athletic Director. The induction…
A nice day for fishing (4/22/2020) -
22 GHS athletes to pursue sports in college (4/22/2020) - Twenty-two Gloucester High School senior student athletes plan to pursue their sports in colleges and universities next fall, according to GHS Athletic Director Kristy Hunter. The students and their respective…
Nuttall catches citation bluefish (4/22/2020) - Keith Nuttall of Gloucester has received a citation from the Virginia Saltwater Fishing Tournament for catching an 18-pound bluefish at the Triangle Wrecks in the Atlantic Ocean. The fish was…