| Jun 18, 2013
| 11:26 PM
Creighton Jones of Newport News played an instrumental role this spring in perhaps the finest tennis season in Winston-Salem State University history.
As a junior, Jones played No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles throughout the season, and the Rams captured...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Youman Fullard Sr., who fulfilled a lifelong dream when he and his wife took over ownership of the Yellow Bowl Restaurant and turned it into one of the city's most sought-after soul food destinations, died Sunday of complications from Alzheimer's...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Alimay Thompson Kendrick sits in her dining room and recalls the first meeting of a neighborhood club she joined in 1959. It was a garden club, composed of both men and women, all African-American, formed to represent the neighborhoods of Forest Park,...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 5:06 PM
The problem with watching a great player, year after year, is you often forget what made him great. Sometimes he does, too. That's why Cameron Wake reaches into his locker on the day he's named to the Pro Bowl and pulls out a small piece of wood....
| Dec 12, 2012
| 8:07 AM
The Wall Street Journal over the weekend used Baltimore and the world-renowned Maryland Shock Trauma Center as the setting for a story saying hospital statistics show gun violence nationwide was “soaring,” and that a continuing national...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Jan Houbolt may be the most influential Baltimorean you've never heard of. As head of the Greater Baltimore Committee's Leadership Program since 1989, he has helped groom some of the state's up-and-coming leaders through a 10-month-long series of site...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:18 AM
WASHINGTON — The Rev. Jeremiah Wright, the president's former pastor whose sermons touched off a firestorm in the 2008 political campaign, urged today that Barack Obama heed the words of the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and transform the country...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 11:48 AM
First it was military schools and now it's Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference institutions expressing serious interest in Grafton High boys basketball star Elijah Moore. Two assistants from defending MEAC champion Norfolk State checked out Moore during...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 1:24 PM
The Rev. Vernon Dobson, a Baptist minister and civil rights leader, died Saturday of complications of a stroke. He was 89.
As a leading figure in Baltimore's civil rights movement, Mr. Dobson lived a life molded by the struggle for equality — a...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer was scheduled to meet with Stanford’s Pep Hamilton on Monday about becoming the Hokies’ offensive coordinator, a source confirmed. Bruce Feldman of CBSSports.com first tweeted the news.
Beamer is in...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:31 AM
College football juniors and redshirt sophomores have until Tuesday to declare for the NFL draft, a deadline that adds urgency to Virginia Tech’s presumed and oh-so-unusual search for an offensive coordinator.
Urgency because Hokies junior Logan...