Shetland Islands to Add Norse Roadsigns

The Shetland Council hopes to create bilingual roadsigns to celebrate their Viking heritage.

Mapping Margery Kempe

Margery Kempe, whose biography has served as a glimpse into medieval life and thought, has a website dedicated to to study of her life.

Behind the White Curtain Feature Delayed

The Pennsic Independent Web Edition regretfully delays the Behind the White Curtain Feature for March.

New Article Profiles Prince and Princess of Meridies

The Pennsic Independent's online edition has published a biographical article on Their Royal Highnesses Prince Maximillian Racheengel and Princess Lethrenn Bikkisdottir of Meridies.

Earn University Credits for Pennsic War!

The University of Rhode Island and South Kingston High School are teaming up to offer "Teaching a Living History Experience: The Pennsic Wars" at this year's Pennsic.

Arts & Sciences Shine at East Kingdom Bardic Championship

The Arts and Sciences were not forgotten at the recent East Kingdom Bardic Championship. View the display online.

More Estrella Photos Online

Calontir List: Lucas of Calontir writes that more than 300 pictures from the Estrella War 2003 are now online.

A Day at a Medieval Faire

On February 15, 2003, the Incipient Shire of Kings Crossing, in southwestern Pennsylvania, participated in a Medieval Faire demo. The demo's coordinator reports on a successful day.

Drake's Plate a Fake!

A brass plate, claiming northern California for England and thought to be left by Sir Francis Drake, has been proved a hoax.

New Hampshire TV Station to Air Feature on the SCA

WMUR: WMUR Channel 9 in New Hampshire will air a feature on the East Kingdom's A Market Day at Birka event February 27, 2003.

Snow No Deterrent to Mystery at the Masque

The Masque of Courtly Love VII: "Mystery at the Masque," the Marche of Alderford's annual winter event was held February 15, 2003. The photo album is now online.

Newswire Celebrates 500th Article

SCAtoday.net, online since August 3, 2002, marks another milestone with the publication of the 500th article on the newswire.

Estrella Photos Online

Rhuaidhri shares photos of the Estrella War 2003 on his website.

Prefects to Take on Challengers in Rapier Tourney

Four Prefects of the Drachenwald Academy of Defence will take on challengers at the upcoming Four Prefects event to be held June 28, 2003 in the Shire of Meadowmarsh, Wasserburg, Germany.

What Happened Today in History

Need a site that lists what happened in medieval history for any date? This one is up-to-date. Here's what's happening:

Sapphire Joust IV/Kingdom Birthday to Return to a 'Wet' Four Day Camping Event

This year Atlantia's premiere camping event returns at a "wet" site.

Information Needed for Youth Participation in Drachenwald's 10th Year Celebration

Galwin, Drachenwald's Minister of Youth, has asked that those gentles who plan to bring children to the Tenth Year Celebration should register them with the Youth Activities Coordinator.

Do-It-Yourself Armoury Weekend a Success

Lord Ceawlin Silvertongue reports that Drachenwald's recent Do-It-Yourself Armoury Weekend was a great success.

Professor Dumbledore Part Recast for Third Harry Potter Film

itv.com: Sir Michael Gambon has reportedly been cast in the part of Professor Dumbledore, kindly headmaster of Hogwarts, in the upcoming Harry Potter movie.

Drachenwald Sidesword Program Launched

Cernac the Celt has announced that the Drachenwald Sidesword Program has been formally launched.

Crystal Crags to Host Artemisian Crown Tourney

Crystal Crags is proud to be hosting Artemisia's thirteenth Crown Tournament for Their Majesties Da'houd and Shajara! The event is April 11-13, 2003.

Midrealm Event Photos Online

Legio Draconis has posted new photos from several Midrealm events.

SCAdian Group Proposes Real-Life Village

A small group of SCAdians, led by Aislinn FireHorse, proposes to purchase land in New York and to construct an ecologically-friendly village using updated versions of historical technologies.

Autocrat Speaks to Known World of Estrella War Valor

In an open letter to the populace of the Known World, Baron Elliott Gallowglass of Atenveldt, main Autocrat of Estrella, speaks of the chivalry and valor he witnessed, under severe flood conditions, at Estrella War XIX.

PBS Seeking Volunteers for 1630s Colonial Experience

The Public Broadcasting System (PBS) is looking for volunteers to live in an authentic 1630s colonial house for up to five months, for creation of a documentary. You can apply online, but the deadline is February 21!

Wareham's Ancient Saxon Site in Jeopardy

Purbeck Daily Echo: Hundreds of elm trees are being removed to save Wareham's ancient Saxon walls from damage.

Schattentor to Host "Quest for Camelot V" Event in Northshield

In its second year as a Northshield Principality Event, Quest for Camelot is a fun multi-kingdom event with the Outlands and Artemisia.

Instructors Needed for Known World Dance Symposium

Guillaume de Troyes of Ansteorra is seeking instructors for the upcoming Known World Dance Symposium to be held June 6-8, 2003.

Italian Manuscripts Come to Cleveland Museum of Art

An exhibition of Italian illuminated manuscripts from the 13th-16th centuries will be on display at the Cleveland Museum of Art February 23-May 4, 2003.

Medieval Africa Offers Fascinating Opportunities for Study

History Net: Pre-16th century African socieities such as the Kingdom of Mali, offer a wealth of material for researchers to investigate.