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Letter to the Editor: An SUP is indeed a promise to...

To the editor: When the Alexandria Planning Commission was considering, and then approved, lights for the T.C. Williams High School football stadium, I took exception...

The history beneath T.C. Williams

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] In the back-and-forth between supporters and opponents of lights at the T.C. Williams High School stadium, proponents often ask: Why...

The great T.C. lights debate begins

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Despite a lawsuit, years of neighborhood opposition and an alleged verbal contract that was upheld for half a century, the...

Planning commission to discuss increase in stadium lighting height requirements

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The planning commission will discuss at an Oct. 2 public hearing whether they will permit construction of taller light poles at city...

Letter to the Editor: Do we want lights on every field?

To the editor: If any taxpaying resident needed proof that they are nothing more than a cash cow to those ruling Alexandria, then simply savor...

Our View: September storms in Alexandria

Hurricane Florence’s menacing approach toward the coast in South and North Carolina is a reminder that we are never as in control as we...

Letter to the Editor: T.C. voter drive about engagement, not fraud

To the editor: I am writing in response to a letter in the Aug. 23 Alexandria Times, “Press has unique role in exposing wrongdoing,” primarily...

T.C. lights clash heads to court

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] As the battle of lights vs. no lights at the T.C. Williams High School football field rages on, neighbors opposed...

Showdown looms over T.C. Williams stadium lights

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Despite attending classes in a relatively new, modern building, athletes at T.C. Williams High School have long dealt with the...