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The Blue & Gray Press | March 24, 2018

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Behind the scenes of Historical Preservation Club’s ghost tours

November 3, 2016 |


The University of Mary Washington’s Historical Preservation Club recently hosted their annual ghost tour on Oct. 21 and 22, a tradition that has taken place for over 30 years. Tour guides take excited guests to haunted areas around the city of Fredericksburg, where student volunteers and members of the club dress like ghosts and put on a show at each location.Read More

President Obama Not Visiting UMW

October 12, 2011 |

Despite the initial reports from the Associated Press (AP) over the weekend, President Barack Obama will not be visiting Fredericksburg on Oct. 19 as part of his bus tour.

UMW President Rick Hurley said that Obama’s officials notified him of … Read More

Hurley Writes Apology Letter

October 28, 2010 |

Due to complaints from the Fredericksburg community about the UMW Homecoming concert Saturday night, President Rick Hurley wrote a letter to the Free Lance-Star apologizing to the College Heights community for the noise level and content of the music.

According … Read More

Press Denied Call Records

February 3, 2010 |

The University denied the Bullet’s request for police records related to President Judy Hample’s false report during a safety walk on Sept. 30.

The Bullet requested all UMW Police Department records on Jan. 25, including audio and video, under the … Read More