Atenveldt Mourns Mistress Petroushka of Bohemia, Premier Pelican

The first Pelican elevated in the Kingdom of Atenveldt, Mistress Petroushka of Bohemia, lost her battle with cancer on October 13, 2003.

New Society Webmaster Named

Lord Ronan Lynceus has been named as the new SCA Society Webmaster.

Midrealm Announces Crown Tourney Combatants

Their Royal Majesties Alasdair and Guenievre of the Middle Kingdom have announced the list of entrants for Their Crown Tourney to be held October 25, 2003 in Caer Anterth Mawr (Waukesha, WI).

Fall Feast of Simplefare Garners News Coverage

Norwich Bulletin: The Fall Feast of Simplefare hosted by the Canton of Fennbrycg in Norwich, CT held October 18, 2003, attracted participants from all over the East Kingdom and "Norwich Bulletin" reporter Brian Lyman who covered the event for the paper.

"King Arthur" Returns to Celtic Roots

Empire Movies: "King Arthur," a new film from Touchstone Pictures, will take the legend back to its Roman/Celtic roots.

Drachenwald Welcomes New Royalty

The Kingdom of Drachenwald held its Crown Tournament on Saturday, October 18, 2003 with Duke Elffin of Mona fighting for Countess Signy Halfdanasdottiras the victor.

Wolgemut Announces Creation of Website

Fans of the musical group Wolgemut will be glad to know that the band now has its own web site.

Known World Teachers & Artisans Directory

A directory of Known World A&S teachers has been created for use by the SCA populace.

Debatable Lands Welcomes Alonzio and Tatyana as Baron and Baroness

King Henri of AEthelmearc has invested Alonzio of the Peacemakers and Tatyana Kushina as fifth Baron and Baroness of the Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands.

Publisher Recalls How-To Book for Safety Problem

John Wiley and Sons, Inc., has recalled 5400 copies of "Candle and Soap Making for Dummies" because the book's instructions contain a potentially hazardous error.

New Exhibit on Gothic Art at the V&A

"Gothic Art for England 1400-1547" will be on display at the Victoria & Albert Museum through January 18, 2004.

Flint Axes Discovered at Wiltshire Bypass Excavation

44 3,000-year-old flint axes have been discovered near Salisbury at the site of a highway bypass.

Cunnan, an SCA "Wiki," is Now Online

Cunnan, the world's largest SCA wiki, boasts of having 787 articles and is accepting more daily.

Mildenhall Skeleton Sparks Controversy

EDP24 & BBC: News sources conflict on the identity of a skeleton discovered buried face down near Mildenhall air force base in Suffolk, England.

Barony of Thescorre Celebrates 25th Anniversary

The Barony of Thescorre in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc celebrated its 25th anniversary on October 14, 2003.

Where's the Treasure?

Teeside Evening Gazette: Parishioners of the Stainton Parish Church would like to know what happened to the treasure discovered three years ago in the foundations of their church.

New AEthelmearc Resident Born October 14

The Kingdom of AEthelmearc announces the birth of Hadrian Stuart Hyland, son of Duke James and Duchess Elina.

Archery at Estrella XX

Archers of the Known World are preparing to bring their bows to Estrella XX.

An Tir 12th Night to Feature Arts of War

The Arts and Sciences Room of An Tir's 12th celebration will feature an Arts of War and Warriors display.

Ealdormere Golden Seamstress Competition

Fabric artists of Ealdormere are invited to compete in the Golden Seamstress Competition to be held April 9-10, 2004 in Hamilton, Ontario.

Mysterious Rock Carvings Puzzle Researchers

EurekAlert: Experts from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne in England are studying mysterious markings on sandstone boulders.

16th Century Persian Art Exhibit Opens at the Asia Society

"Hunt For Paradise: Court Arts of Iran, 1501-1576" will be on display at the Asia Society and Museum in New York City until January 18, 2004.

Calontir Crown Tourney Entrants Announced

Her Royal Majesty Phaedra of Calontir has announced the list of entrants for the Kingdom's November 1, 2003 Crown Tourney.

Candidates Sought for SCA Chirurgeon General

Meg Baron, President of the SCA, and Friar Galen, Chirurgeon General, are seeking applicants to succeed Friar Galen when his term in office expires early in 2004.

Mostly Medieval -- Exploring the Middle Ages

Assembled by Susan Wallace, this web site offers information and links both historical and legendary about various facets of Medieval life in Britain.

Excavations Reveal Ancient Settlement in Eastern Scotland

Scotsman.com: Scottish Archaeologists called to a construction site for a dual-carriageway were surprised to find one of Scotland's most significant neolithic sites to be discovered in 50 years.

SCA Membership Survey Online

Meg Baron, President of SCA, Inc. has announced that an online membership survey is now available on the SCA website. SCA participants are strongly encouraged to make their opinions known.

New Heirs to Throne in Artemisia

Konrad Von Krixen and Kortland Stirling Mayfaire are the new Royal Heirs in Artemisia, as of October 12.

Fencing Instructor Featured on TLC's "A Dating Story"

Fencing instructor Tristan Clair de Lune (Ken Mondschein) was teamed with "Carrie" for a blind date on TLC's "A Dating Story."

Arturius - A Quest For Camelot

The mystery is solved, believes D. F. Carroll, who after 6 years of research gives a name to the actual historical King Arthur.