Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-08-25 12:54
A Pennsylvania library, facing state funding shortfalls for the second year, got a boost from SCA members this spring.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-08-25 11:06
Count Sir Sarnac of the Kingdom of Ealdormere reports on the Known World Novice Tourney which was held at Pennsic XXXIII.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Wed, 2004-08-25 11:01
Twenty years after the Mary Rose was dramatically raised from the seabed, marine archaeologists have found the bow of the ship.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-08-25 09:20
The producers of a new television program for ABC are looking for SCA families interested in participating.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-08-24 15:51
The remains of a 12th century crusader-era man were discovered recently during excavations in the Jaffa, Israel flea market.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-08-24 14:34
The National Museum of Ireland has issued a statement dismissing claims by a Swedish researcher that Ireland was the legendary Atlantis.
Submitted by Ceinwen on Tue, 2004-08-24 10:39
Benjamin Schragger, former youth leader for the Shire of Eisental and East Kingdom Dean of Pages, has pleaded guilty but mentally ill to eleven counts of sexual and other inappropriate conduct with minors.
Submitted by Webmaster on Tue, 2004-08-24 10:37
The SCAtoday.net web site has been enhanced so that any registered user can submit event notices directly, rather than having to email them to our editors.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2004-08-23 16:29
Grizel (of the Midrealm) has posted a photo album from Pennsic War 33.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Mon, 2004-08-23 16:06
Calls have been made for an interpretive centre to be built near the site of a rural Viking settlement at Woodstown in Ireland.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-08-23 11:47
One of the oldest Renaissance Faires in the United States, the Sterling Renaissance Festival, was up for bids recently on eBay.
Submitted by arkell on Mon, 2004-08-23 09:45
Nineteen SCA groups in three kingdoms have joined forces to support the troops in the Middle East.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Mon, 2004-08-23 09:35
Fans of Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code are seeking the Holy Grail for themselves at Scotland's Rosslyn Chapel.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sun, 2004-08-22 21:16
A magnifcant 2,400 year old golden mask has been discovered in Shipka, Bulgaria, is thought to depict King Seutus III, a 5th century BC leader of the Thracians.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sat, 2004-08-21 14:38
Archaeologists say they have found what they believe to be the biggest medieval burial ground, in Newbury, Berkshire, near the 16th Century Litten Chapel.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-08-21 07:38
Arts Minister Estelle Morris has deferred the export of the Macclesfield Psalter, a 14th century manuscript from East Anglia, to its purchaser, Los Angeles' Getty Museum, to give British bidders an opportunity to gather the funds to purchase it.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-08-20 12:51
New evidence from two different sources has placed the legendary Atlantis in either Spain or Ireland.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-08-20 12:03
Their Majesties Felix and Madeleina of the Middle Kingdom have proclaimed Rivenvale to be a full-status Shire, as of Midrealm Court at Pennsic 33.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-08-20 11:41
The Pennsic Independent web edition is available on the publication's web site.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Fri, 2004-08-20 11:15
Spanish authorities have conceded that the body interred at the Santa Maria cathederal in Seville, Spain are not those of famed explorer, Christopher Columbus.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-08-20 09:37
West Plains Daily Quill (West Plains, Missouri) staff writer Kimberly Martin reports on a demo by members of the local SCA chapter.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-08-19 18:23
Michael Lewis, a 14-year-old from Taunton who has joined a jousting re-enactment company performing at a castle in Devon, may be the youngest person in Britain to perform in jousting displays.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-08-19 16:15
The August 19 issue of the Pennsic Independent web edition is now available from the publication's web site.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Thu, 2004-08-19 10:34
A canonball, believed to have been fired during the Siege of Leith, has been found at a local construction site.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-08-19 08:28
The Manawatu Standard reports on a model siege engine competition held by a historical re-enactment society in New Zealand, in which all the entries were constructed entirely of popsicle sticks, and had to be under a foot high.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-08-18 21:06
The memorial service for Margie Goforth, who passed away last week, was moved to a neighbor's house when her home was destroyed by fire.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-08-18 16:18
The Pennsic Independent web edition for August 18 is now available on the publication's web site.
Submitted by ianuk on Wed, 2004-08-18 09:15
Lady Ianuk provides a summary of the recent A&S competition in Atenveldt, along with a link to a photo album.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Wed, 2004-08-18 06:11
Monmouth Archaeological Society believes it may have discovered the location of `the lost city of Trellech. This 13th Century Welsh city suddenly disappeared, possibly in a devastating fire.
Submitted by Corinthian on Tue, 2004-08-17 18:08
After many years and many battles, Aelf of King's Crossing is retiring from the field. His friends and neighbors in Caer Darth, the College of St. David, and the Province of Southern Shores are collaborating to give him an appropriate send-off.