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Downtown Lexington building receives historic designation

The building at 5 West Washington Street has been dedicated by the Historic Lexington Foundation as the Withrow Gift Shop.

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Lime Kiln Theater to host annual Tree Burn on Jan. 7

Lime Kiln Theater will kick off 2017 with its annual Christmas Tree Burn on Saturday, Jan. 7, from 12-3 p.m.

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Hull’s Drive-In showcasing two holiday movie classics

Hull’s Drive-In will get into the holiday spirit this weekend with two classics: A Christmas Story and National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.

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Hull’s Drive-In hosting Military Movie Night

Hull’s Drive-In in Lexington is hosting a special Military Movie Night on Wednesday night.

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Hull’s Drive-In hosts fourth annual Hull-O-Ween Bash Weekend

Only two weekends are left in the 2016 movie season at Hull’s Drive-In in Lexington.

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Lime Kiln Theater announces 2016 Summer Schedule

Lime Kiln Theater has announced its schedule for the Summer 2016 season. The series will run from May 21 through Aug. 26.

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Registration open for Stonewall Jackson Symposium May 27-28

Registration is open for the 16th biennial Stonewall Jackson Symposium at Virginia Military Institute.

W&L professor Domnica Radulescu publishes third novel

Washington and Lee University professor Domnica Radulescu has published her third novel, “Country of Red Azaleas.”


VMI loses heartbreaker to Longwood in extras, 10-9

The Longwood Lancers defeated the VMI Keydets, 10-9, in a non-conference contest Wednesday night in Farmville, Va.


Bullpen fuels VMI win over Virginia Tech, 5-3

Six VMI relievers combined for 5 2/3 shutout innings with nine strikeouts, helping the Keydets down Virginia Tech, 5-3, Tuesday.

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New York Fed president to speak at VMI

The president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York will give a public talk at Virginia Military Institute.

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Men’s lacrosse: Virginia cruises to victory over VMI, 19-4

Sixteen different Cavaliers scored at least one point as Virginia (5-5) cruises to a home victory over the VMI Keydets (1-10) on Tuesday.


Game Notes: VMI faces Virginia Tech in ESPN3 game Tuesday night

VMI (14-13, 1-2 SoCon) hosts Virginia Tech (10-15, 1-8 ACC) in non-conference baseball action at Gray-Minor Stadium in Lexington, Va., on Tuesday.


VMI baseball to host Virginia Tech on ESPN3 on Tuesday

VMI baseball will return to action Tuesday as the Keydets open midweek action by playing host to Virginia Tech. First pitch is set for 6 p.m.

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Do you need a hearing aid? Four questions

You’re thinking about checking out what a hearing aid can do to maybe improve your hearing and your quality of life.


Fifth inning the difference as VMI drops series finale to The Citadel

Two home runs in a three-run fifth inning turned the game around and helped The Citadel Bulldogs defeat the VMI Keydets, 4-2.


Game Notes: VMI, The Citadel wrap weekend series

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will make his ESPN3 debut on Sunday at 1 p.m. as VMI faces The Citadel in Southern Conference baseball.


Barbery leads VMI past The Citadel, 8-3

The VMI Keydets downed The Citadel Bulldogs, 8-3, in the middle game of a three-game SoCon series contested Saturday in Lexington, Va.


VMI drops series opener to The Citadel

The Citadel’s JP Sears struck out 19 VMI Keydets, leading the Bulldogs to a 10-2 victory in the opener of a Southern Conference series Friday.


VMI baseball opens three-game series with The Citadel on Friday

VMI baseball will return to action Friday, when the Keydets open Southern Conference action against their archrivals, The Citadel Bulldogs.


VMI drops finale to Monarchs on walk-off, 6-5

A walk-off single by Kurt Sinnen was the difference as the Old Dominion Monarchs defeated the VMI Keydets, 6-5, Wednesday afternoon in Norfolk, Va.

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VMI baseball and UVA hoops in Chicago: Can’t be two places at once

UVA basketball is in Chicago. I had two media credentials sitting there waiting for me. It’s killing me that I’m not going.


ODU rides big first inning to win over VMI

The Old Dominion Monarchs scored seven runs in the first inning and never trailed, en route to an 8-2 win over the VMI Keydets Tuesday evening in Norfolk, Va.


VMI football begins spring practice April 7

VMI football will begin 2016 spring practice on Thursday, April 7 and will hold drills throughout the month of April.


Malbon and Bullpen help VMI Keydets past Rider, 4-1

A two-run homer by Will Malbon in the fifth turned the game around and the bullpen pitched four hitless innings, helping VMI defeat Rider, 4-1.


Four communities added to Virginia Main Street program

Four communities were added to the Virginia Main Street program, administered by the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development.


VMI splits Friday doubleheader with Rider

Matthew Eagle pitched eight strong innings for his fifth win of the year and was backed by three home runs, helping VMI defeat Rider 5-2.

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Dominion Resources establishes Citizen-Soldier Scholarship at VMI

Dominion Resources Inc. and the Virginia Military Institute announced the establishment of the Dominion Citizen-Soldier Scholarship at the Institute.


VMI wins slugfest with George Mason, 20-17

The VMI Keydets rallied from a 10-run deficit and held on to defeat the George Mason Patriots, 20-17, Wednesday night at Gray-Minor Stadium in Lexington.


Five-run ninth lifts VCU past VMI

A five-run ninth inning broke a 6-6 tie and sent the VCU Rams past the VMI Keydets, 11-7, Tuesday evening at Gray-Minor Stadium in Lexington, Va.

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Hearing loss doesn’t have to be your new reality

Hearing loss isn’t a sign of “old age.” Reality is, the majority of people with hearing loss are actually below retirement age.

VMI baseball’s Maddox tabbed national player of the week

VMI catcher Peyton Maddox earned a pair of honors, including being named one of Collegiate Baseball’s Louisville Slugger National Players of the Week.

Carl Bernstein headlines W&L’s Institute for Honor Symposium

Carl Bernstein, investigative journalist and author, will deliver the keynote address at Washington and Lee University’s Institute for Honor Symposium.

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Governor, Flint Water crisis researcher to speak at Environment Virginia

Registration is open for Virginia Military Institute’s 27th annual Environment Virginia Symposium, which will feature a talk by Gov. Terry McAuliffe.


Long ball, solid relief push VMI past Lafayette in series opener

Matthew Eagle pitched six scoreless innings in relief and was backed by home runs from Collin Fleischer and Matt Pita, helping VMI defeat Lafayette, 8-2.

Washington and Lee announces new executive director of communications, public affairs

Jessica L. Willett has been named executive director of communications and public affairs at Washington and Lee University.

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Podcast: Chris Graham talks severe weather, politics, ACC hoops

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham makes his final appearance on WREL’s “Online with Jim Bresnahan,” which marks its final broadcast today.


Record-breaking Q.J. Peterson scoring outburst pushes VMI past Mercer

Q.J. Peterson broke the VMI single-game scoring record by scoring 46 points to lead the VMI Keydets over the Mercer Bears, 91-82.

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Podcast: Chris Graham talks presidential race, ACC basketball on WREL

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks presidential politics and ACC basketball with host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450AM in Lexington, Va.


VMI Keydets shut out Georgetown, 4-0

Four VMI pitchers combined on a five-hitter and struck out 12 en route to a 4-0 win over the Georgetown Hoyas.

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Men’s basketball: Guilford 83, Eastern Mennonite 78

Hoping to end the regular season on a high note, EMU instead suffered a frustrating defeat at home on Saturday, falling 83-78 to Guilford.


Samford holds off VMI, 73-67

Senior guard Marcus Johnson hit a corner 3-pointer with :18 remaining to help hold off a VMI rally as Samford outlasted the Keydets, 73-67.

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Women’s basketball: Washington and Lee 73, Eastern Mennonite 56

Without the second period, EMU would have won by five points. But the second more than erased the rest of the game, as Washington and Lee rolled over the Royals, 73-56.


VMI baseball splits season-opening doubleheader

Tyler Tharp hit a first inning grand slam and the VMI Keydets never trailed en route to a 9-3 win over the UMBC Retrievers.

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Podcast: AFP editor Chris Graham talks Trump, ACC basketball on WREL

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks news, politics and sports with host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450AM in Lexington, Va.