| Feb 10, 2011
| 7:16 PM
James Carroll Brinkley Sr., 80, of Hagerstown, met Jesus face-to-face on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, at his son’s residence in Martinsburg surrounded by his loving family.
Born June 7, 1930, in Norfolk, Va., he was the son of the late Staley and...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 11:13 AM
A senior Democratic spokesman says Democratic National Committee chairman Tim Kaine told a law school class he's likely to run for a Senate seat next year.
DNC spokesman Brad Woodhouse made the announcement on Twitter on Monday.
It's the most...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 5:29 PM
A federal appeals panel struck down the centerpiece of President Obama's sweeping health care overhaul Friday, moving the argument over whether Americans can be required to buy health insurance a step closer to the U.S. Supreme Court.
The divided three-...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 11:50 AM
His sleeves rolled up and his finger stabbing the air, President Barack Obama pitched his newly unveiled jobs plan with campaign-style fervor Friday, urging Americans to pressure their lawmakers to pass his $447 billion initiative. “We’re...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 12:40 PM
The federal appellate court that covers Maryland has for years been considered one of the more right-leaning in the nation, finding that women can be banned from a military institute, that the FDA can't regulate tobacco and that confessions count even...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 5:18 AM
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Karen Loftus joined the WDBJ7 team as a the Weekend Sports Anchor/ Reporter in September of 2011. Before coming to Roanoke, she worked at WHAG in Hagerstown, Maryland as their Sports Director.
She is a 2006 graduate...
| May 29, 2011
| 3:45 PM
Dawn and Dave Myers are regulars at Jefferson High School graduations.
They watched Sunday night as Daniel Myers, the fourth of their six children, marched across the stage for his diploma.
Daniel Myers, who graduated summa cum laude, plans to spend the...
| Dec 19, 2008
Before he became a football coach, before he ever dreamed of participating in a national championship game, the University of Richmond's Mike London, in his previous life as a young Richmond city cop, served arrest warrants.
In one instance, he stepped...
| Dec 20, 2008
— Mike London, who grew up on the Peninsula, gave the University of Richmond the perfect ending to his first season in charge at his alma mater.
Eric Ward caught a touchdown pass and threw for another score, Josh Vaughan ran for 162 yards and a...
| Nov 5, 2008
At first Marc Broklawski's problem was an easy one. Whenever another volunteer trickled in -- the lawyer from Washington, the small business owner from Annapolis -- he just plugged them into the network of poll workers and door knockers he'd already...
| Apr 13, 2008
Taking over the role of team leader isn't always easy, but that's one of the goals this season for Westminster baseball player Phil Ruzbarsky.
With the graduation of Brett Harman, now at Maryland, the responsibility fell to the senior center fielder, one...