2024-05-30 3:41 AM

Editorial: ‘Work Like Hell, & Advertise!’

“Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise!” This little ditty was quoted by Ted Turner in a recent interview on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” touted as a remedy for the small business person or entrepreneur struggling to make it during economic hard times.

Radford Denies GMHS Final Shot at Clarke Co.

Mason’s Karen Hamill takes the ball into the Radford zone during Friday’s semi-final loss. (Photo: News-Press)

Grit, motivation and fire filled the glory-seeking eyes of the George Mason High School girls soccer team as it entered Friday’s state semi-final match against Radford High School, determined history would not repeat itself.


Maxine Shelly Turner

VIENNA, Virginia — Family and friends are mourning the loss of Maxine Shelly Turner, 22, a vibrant young woman who was weeks from receiving a bachelor of science degree with honors in chemical engineering from Virginia Polytechnic University and embarking on a career with the makers of Gore-Tex.

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Edward Albee’s “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?,” Eisenhower Theatre at the Kennedy Center, through Jan. 28.


Media mogul Ted Turner has never been afraid of taking risks. So it comes as no surprise that Turner’s latest project, creating the restaurant chain “Ted’s Montana Grill” is a unique venture in classic American dining.

Nat’s Kasten’s Past Provides Hints For Washington Club

Stan Kasten Addresses the National Press Club

Stan Kasten, the new President of the Washington Nationals, picked a good day to address a luncheon at the prestigious National Press Club in downtown Washington, D.C., last week. A day before the closing weekend of the regular season, with rumors abounding about the fate of manager Frank Robinson, the engagement was intended to give […]