Archive - Sep 2008 - Story
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-09-30 18:22
Over 400 graves dating to the Saxon period have been discovered at the site of a road project near the RAF facility Lakenheath in Suffolk, England.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-09-30 10:35
Belphoebe shares photos from the recent Coronation of Jason and Gerhild in the Kingdom of Atlantia on her SmugMug website.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-09-30 08:02
Over 40 members of the community recently helped to uncover a previously unknown section of Roman road near Minshull Vernon, England. The road would have connected Whitchurch to Middlewich.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-09-29 16:51
THL Eirik Andersen has posted his photos of the 2008 Spring Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Ealdormere on his Two Ravens website.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-09-29 14:04
SCAdians from the Province of Mooneschadowe in Stillwater, Oklahoma recently took the day off to teach spectators about medieval combat during a demo on Library Lawn. Michael Bevers of The Daily O'Collegian shot photos for the online article.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-09-29 10:37
THL Neathery of Safita has posted photos from the recent Glass and Metal Workers Symposium in the Barony of Three Rivers, Kingdom of Calontir. Lady Thora Sigurdsdottir adds a video of her own.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-09-29 07:29
Opponents of 35-year-old single mom Amber Martin for a City Council seat may want to think twice. This lady puts on armor and fights with a rapier.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2008-09-28 19:45
Melisende Fitzwalter has posted her photos from the recent Raglan Fair event in the kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2008-09-28 16:20
Experts believe that Michelangelo's famous statue of David is at risk of falling over due to cracks in the ankles caused by poor quality marble. Engineers fear the statue could crumble in event of an earthquake.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2008-09-28 12:23
Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares her photos and memories from the recent Autumn Rose event in the Kingdom of Northshield.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2008-09-28 08:49
A team of Iranian archaeologists has discovered an eighth-century minaret in the country's northeastern city of Damqan. The architectural remains are the oldest yet discovered from the Tarikkhaneh Mosque.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-09-27 19:08
Doe ni Floinn has posted an album of equestrian photos from Valor 2008 which took place recently in the Kingdom of Calontir.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-09-27 15:18
Archaeologists working on a Viking site 62 miles west of Copenhagen have discovered a 10th century shield. The wooden artifact is said to be well-preserved. (photo)
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-09-27 11:46
Dame Anita de Challis, SCA Internal Publicity Deputy for Estrella War XXV, reports that Gift Admissions for Estrella XV are now available.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-09-27 08:41
Lady Brenna MacDonald has posted an album of photos from the Gate's Edge Harvest End event in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-09-26 18:27
Archaeologists from Astrakhan State University believe they have discovered the long-lost capital of the Khazar kingdom in southern Russia. The Khazars were a semi-nomadic people who converted to Judaism between the 8th and 10th centuries.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-09-26 15:41
Andre reports that he has posted an album of photos from the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Caid.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-09-26 11:40
A new exhibit on life in a Roman villa is now open at the Complesso di San Nicolo in Ravenna, Italy. Titled Otium: The Art of Living in the Roman House of the Imperial Age, the exhibit includes frescos, mosaics and over 100 household items.
Submitted by Garrahan on Fri, 2008-09-26 07:49
At the event Vikings Come Home, held in the Barony of Donnershafen (northern Michigan) in Pentamer, TRMs Lutr and Tessa were prepared to elevate one Laurel candidate and to set another on vigil.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2008-09-25 21:24
AEthelmearc, the East Kingdom, and friends from other kingdoms are in sorrow at the passing of Duke Morguhn Sheridan, known modernly as John Charles Glenn, who has died after falling from a roof.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-09-25 18:15
A preview copy of the Gatebook for Great Western War XI is now available to view online. More announcements on the War below.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-09-25 10:42
Their Majesties Æsa Drottning and Kitadate-tenno of the Kingdom of Northshield have announced the list of consorts and combatants for Their upcoming Crown Tournament to be fought October 11, 2008 in the Shire of Midewinde.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-09-25 06:56
Berlin radio station Kiss FM plans to air its morning show entirely in Latin on September 26, 2008. The show will celebrate the European day of languages.
Submitted by Broom on Wed, 2008-09-24 16:12
On Saturday the XX of September, A.S. XLIII, a Laurel's Challenge was held at the St. Festus Faire in the Barony of Dragonship Haven (Southern CT).
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-09-24 11:02
The Red Scarf Project, sponsored by the Orphan Foundation of America, is taking donations of handmade knitted and crocheted red scarves to include in Valentine's Day care packages for foster youth.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-09-24 08:30
A team of experts working on a project to map Norman and Saxon roads through central England failed to find them in Wallingford, but instead unearthed a 12th to 13th century tannery.
Submitted by Juana Isabella on Tue, 2008-09-23 17:32
The First Knight of the Society, Sir Ardral Argo Ver Kaeysc, also known as David the Herald, and known in modern times at David Bradley, died in his sleep on Thursday, September 11, 2008.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-09-23 15:12
Dame Anita de Challis, SCA Internal Publicity Deputy for Estrella War XXV, has posted the Estrella War Armored Combat Marshallate Guidelines and Combat Conventions online.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-09-23 12:29
Their Excellencies Dire and Druinne, Baron and Baroness, Elfsea, and Morgarten, Elfsea Seneschal, have announced the cancellation of Elfsea Defender which would have taken place September 26-28, 2008.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-09-23 11:26
Maysun, Meridies Kingdom A&S Officer, has posted an album of photos from the recent Kingdom A&S event on the Kingdom's A&S website.