| May 23, 2014
| 8:14 AM
From the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum in Williamsburg to the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, art abounds in Hampton Roads.
1. Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum. Nationally acclaimed American folk art collection...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 1:15 PM
FAMU's presidential search committee will meet in Orlando next month to interview candidates for the job overseeing Florida's only public, historically black university.
The group will gather on Jan. 6 at Florida A&M University's law school in downtown...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Hampton Roads remembers slain civil rights hero Martin Luther King Jr. with a variety of musical salutes, parades and gatherings. Here are news releases containing details of some events taking place Jan. 17-20, 2014.
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:50 PM
HAMPTON — April Woodard was a little hoarse on Monday and sleep-deprived. The Hampton University journalism professor was in a great mood, though.
Her nephew, NFL quarterback Russell Wilson, led the Seattle Seahawks to victory over the Denver...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 4:54 PM
Long before he left his Main Street home on the afternoon of July 11, 1863, David Minton Wright ranked as one of Norfolk's most respected physicians.
Many people remembered his selflessness during the Great Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1855, when Wright...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Jacob Mazgajewski, a two-way starting lineman on the Grafton High's football team, said Monday that he has received a scholarship offer to play for Norfolk State University. Magajewski, a 6-foot-6, 255-pound senior who helped the Clippers reach the...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Few people imagined the consequences when Fort Monroe commander Benjamin F. Butler gave three Hampton slaves asylum as "contraband of war" 150 years ago.
For generations, Southern slave-holders talked of their "contented Negroes" with conviction....
| Jan 24, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Two weeks ago, Jacob Mazgajewski hadn’t even been contacted by Norfolk State University. Wednesday, Mazgajewski, a Grafton High lineman, committed to a full football scholarship to play for the Spartans.
Mazgajewski, a 6-foot-6, 255-pound senior,...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 11:22 AM
The first of what figures to be numerous Division I scholarship offers for Warhill High football star Devonte Dedmon is in. It's from Norfolk State University, which recently signed Grafton lineman Jacob Mazgajewski.
Dedmon, a 5-foot-11, 170-pound...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 12:13 PM
The HBCU Choral Festival will feature the combined force of four college choirs gathered to sing in Norfolk.
Happening Sunday, Feb. 17, at the L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center on the Norfolk State University campus, the event will include the...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Alyssa Jones felt numb Saturday as she gathered with dozens of other girls on the basketball court of the Downtown Athletic Club.
Dressed in teeny shorts and bedazzled bra tops, the 220 ladies, and some guys as well, were all there pursuing the same...