| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:09 PM
The show was over, or so they thought.
Kevin Garnett and Ronnie Fields had just finished putting on a slam-dunk spectacular worthy of highlight-film stature in leading Farragut to a decisive victory over Downstate power Rock Island at DePaul. A sellout...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:24 AM
Five key research universities have signed up to support a project spearheaded by University of Central Florida aimed at getting a $110 million federal photonics contract that would be centered in Osceola County.
The consortium of universities...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 2:04 PM
With time winding down in his college career, personal goals left to achieve and limited playing opportunities at Virginia, quarterback David Watford signed a release Tuesday from U.Va. and will transfer to complete his final season of eligibility....
| Dec 1, 2014
| 5:08 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Nearly two years after Jameis Winston was first accused of sexually assaulting an FSU student, the star quarterback's code of conduct hearing in connection with the incident is scheduled for Tuesday.
After numerous delays and...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 4:27 PM
This is the story of a journey that began 10 months ago.
The trip was filled with unexpected twists and turns. I'm not going to lie, there were some tears were shed, but, in the end, it was worth it.
For you see, it was 10 months ago that I began...
| Nov 28, 2014
Three days before this season's opening game, Virginia Tech announced a two-year contract extension for iconic football coach Frank Beamer. The Hokies promptly dismissed William and Mary and, a week later, upset No. 8 Ohio State on the road.
| Sep 21, 2014
| 12:59 PM
Virginia Tech fell short Saturday on the field, losing 27-24 to Georgia Tech, but the Hokies picked up a much-needed presence this weekend on the offensive line.
Mike Arnold, a 6-foot-5, 286-pound offensive tackle from Winter Haven High in Winter Haven,...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Virginia Tech starting defensive tackle Luther Maddy is scheduled to have surgery Tuesday morning in Blacksburg to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and will be out two-to-four weeks, according to Virginia Tech trainer Mike Goforth.
Maddy, a 6-...
| Sep 3, 2014
Recently four students, including three from the western communities, earned $1,000 college scholarships, from the Clerk & Comptroller's office employees.
James Bukowski of Loxahatchee, Ashley Pascual of Royal Palm Beach, Jefferson Wang of Wellington and...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:41 AM
Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage last month restated the Cavaliers’ 10-year goal of winning 70 ACC and 12 national championships. At first blush, the numbers are clearly ambitious. The conference record book reveals just how ambitious....
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:35 AM
The dollar figures popped off the page last winter when Virginia Tech hired Buzz Williams to lead the Hokies’ basketball team. Few, if any, schools with such a modest tradition in a sport would commit not only $18.2 million over seven years to the...