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Accomack County Parks and Recreation 2020 Youth Basketball Schedule Accomack County Parks and Recreation will kickoff their 2020 Youth Basketball season Saturday, Jan. 18, at Arcadia High School. The schedule is 9 a.m. - ACPR Celtics 1 and Hornets 1 (practice, ages 5-8), 10 a.m. - Wizards 1 and...
By Brennan Waldorf Northampton Senior Vonte Coston scored his 1,000th career point this week when Northampton traveled to Franklin High School. The senior guard dominated, shooting 73% from the field while exploding for 41 points, eight rebounds, four assists, and two steals.  Coston impressed knocking down 67% of his shots...
By Brennan Waldorf The Arcadia Firebirds traveled to Onley last week, Jan. 9, to face off against the Lady Warriors. It’s the second time this season the two teams have met and it was Nandua that came out on top again. The Warriors edged the Firebirds back in December in...
By Matthew Yoder After an exhilarating week in which Arcadia separated itself from its rivals with intense wins in league play, this week promised to be much more settling with games on consecutive nights against Holly Grove and Chincoteague. Monday’s win at home against the Eagles proved to be just...
By Matthew Yoder Seeking to strengthen its approach into late season contests with league frontrunner Northampton, Chincoteague dismantled Arcadia Tuesday night in Oak Hall, 54-19. The Ponies hit their stride early, opening the game on a 17-0 run. The inflated deficit came as a result of some really good passing by...
By Brennan Waldorf Last weekend the Fred Diem/Scott Miles Round Robin tournament took place in Eastville at Northampton High School. The two-day tournament hosted 13 teams that traveled from North Carolina, Delaware, and Virginia. Nandua, Arcadia, Broadwater, and Northampton all participated in the event. Norview High won the tournament with...
By Brennan Waldorf The Broadwater Vikings took the court Jan. 14 against Stone Bridge in Exmore for the first time with returning center Clay Wardius. His absence left a big hole in the Vikings’ defense and offense as the 6’7” center is the focal point in their attack. Broadwater won the...
By Matthew Yoder With hardly a minute to digest and savor a thrilling last-second victory against Northampton, Arcadia jumped back into action last Thursday night at home against another competitive district rival in the likes of Nandua. The game had a lot to live up to following the Firebirds’ 71-68...
By Michael Garbacz Game 1: Blues 0, EZ Loan Bruins 2 This week’s games kicked off with a nail-biter between the blueshirts and Killer B’s. The Bruins jumped out to an early lead, playing chess for the rest of the game and holding on for the win.  Alex McCullough did the...

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Anglers Club Hosts Meeting with Eastern Shore Lab Director The Eastern Shore of Virginia Anglers Club (www.esanglersclub.org) will hold its monthly meeting on January 13 in the conference room of the Sage Restaurant in Onley. The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. and will feature a presentation by Dr. Richard Snyder...