| Apr 29, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Thomas Nelson Community College vs. Apprentice (at War Memorial Stadium), 4:30
VMI at Old Dominion, 6
Old Dominion Athletic Conference quarterfinals:
No. 5 Randolph-Macon at No. 4 Hampden-Sydney, 4:30
| May 4, 2013
| 10:25 PM
Two Annapolis sailors, Jeff Borland and Tim Williams, took advantage of favorable winds on their home Chesapeake Bay waters to take the lead in their classes Saturday at the Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Regatta. Borland leads the nine-boat Etchells class...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 6:29 AM
Ninety-four percent of Virginians support the need for 30 minutes of daily physical education in elementary and middle schools, according to a survey of more than 15,000 adults and young people by Y Street, a teen volunteer group. The Virginia...
| Apr 14, 2013
No one remembers how high Lt. Amos Thayer had to climb on April 11, 1863, as he scrambled up to a tree-top observation post overlooking the western approaches to Suffolk.
But despite his lofty vantage point — and a panoramic prospect that Union...
| Mar 14, 2012
You know spring has sprung when you see flower buds on early-season trees like eastern redbud, saucer magnolia and dogwood.
With the Easter season around the corner, April 8 this year, spring is waking up earlier than usual. It's like Mother Nature...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 1:11 PM
Tens of thousands of tourists and Christian pilgrims packed the West Bank town of Bethlehem for Christmas Eve celebrations Saturday, bringing warm holiday cheer to the traditional birthplace of Jesus on a raw, breezy and rainy night.
With turnout at...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 10:27 PM
Hampton 41 Warwick 0
Nandua 40 Arcadia 0
Phoebus 43 Denbigh 6
York 28 New Kent 0
Abingdon 26 Lebanon 0
Altavista 49 Nelson County 6
Amelia County 42 Bluestone 29
Battlefield 45 Freedom...
| Oct 14, 2012
HAMPTON — What at first resembled a mild-mannered Saturday morning civic club meeting — friendly chit-chat, fast-food biscuits and coffee under unyielding florescent lights — turned on a dime and exploded into something brilliantly...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Coppin State at Hampton, 6
Morgan State at Norfolk State, 6
James Madison at William and Mary, 7
Christopher Newport Invitational (in Freeman Center):
Averett vs. Lynchburg, 1
Moravian at CNU, 3
| May 8, 2012
| 6:42 AM
$49 for mosquito spray service from Southern Pest Control ($200 value)
Why do mosquitoes buzz in peoples' ears? Who cares, just get them out of here so I can enjoy my backyard this summer!...
| May 16, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Moving to a 10-point grading scale in Newport News, as proposed at last night's board meeting, would allow students to earn a "D" and pass a class with a 60 percent.
Currently, students must earn at least 65 percent in a class to pass it. Board member...