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  • Former Warrenton mayor behind Jamaican bobsled team dies

    WASHINGTON — Warrenton’s former mayor – the man responsible for Jamaica’s first Olympic bobsled team – died Tuesday after battling cancer. George Fitch, who served as mayor of Warrenton for 16 years starting in 1998,…

  • Man shot during Fauquier County standoff dies

    A man wounded during an exchange of gunfire with authorities in Old Town Warrenton earlier this month has died of his injuries.

  • Gunfire, tear gas used in Fauquier County standoff

    A man accused of shooting at law enforcement in
    Fauquier County, Virginia, Monday is wounded and in an area hospital after an
    hourslong standoff.

  • Va. mayor talks about Jamaica’s 1988 underdog Olympic bobsled run (Video)

    As a new generation of bobsledders gets ready to compete in Sochi, a Virginia mayor who was part of the original group of men on Jamaica\’s team 26 years ago when it became an Olympic Cinderella story talks about how it all came together.