Stories about the lives of prominent Alexandrians.

Petey Jones, ‘Remember the Titans’ player and longtime ACPS employee, dies...

By Arya Hodjat | ahodjat@alextimes.com Petey Jones, a longtime employee of T.C. Williams High School and a member of the championship-winning 1971 football team depicted...

Former T.C. football coach Bill Yoast dies at 94

By Arya Hodjat | a.hodjat@alextimes.com Bill Yoast, the former T.C. Williams High School football coach whose key role in the team’s integration was memorialized in...

Walter Densmore, GW high school athlete, dies at 79

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Walter Cox Densmore Jr., a George Washington High School record-breaking basketball player, died from cancer on March 15. He was...

Social justice advocate Fay Slotnick dies at 71

By Hannah Himes | hhimes@alextimes.com Longtime Alexandria resident and civil liberties advocate Fay Slotnick died Feb. 20 from liver cancer. She was 71. Slotnick served in...

Julius Campbell dies at 65

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Julius Campbell, former captain for the 1971 championship-winning T.C. Williams High School football team, died on Jan. 25 due to...

Former City Councilor George Cook dies at 85

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Former Alexandria City Councilor Albert George Cook III, who also served as president of Colonial Parking, died of acute kidney...