| May 2, 2013
When her care team pronounced "Kelly Brady" out of danger from a preeclamptic episode at 1:40 p.m. on Monday, a crowd of bystanders cheered. The crowd, gathered in the nursing simulation lab at the Williamsburg campus of Thomas Nelson Community College...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 8:59 PM
Devorn Lake drove in four runs as Apprentice School closed its baseball regular season Tuesday with an 8-2 Senior Day victory over Thomas Nelson Community College at War Memorial Stadium.
Trevin Wilson doubled and scored three runs for the Builders (32-...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 8:07 AM
Four Gloucester Point residents are seeking the open seat on the Gloucester County School Board that was vacated upon the death of longtime member Jean Pugh.
The four candidates for the open position are:
--Troy Andersen, a Gloucester County native...
| Oct 9, 2012
If I were to choose one word to describe Nikki Giovanni, it would be this: Convicted.
I mean that in every good way. I mean that in the sense of a woman who stands proudly, and publicly, for her beliefs.
Of course, so many other words come to mind,...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 10:32 PM
Virginia (23-2), ranked as high as No. 5 nationally in baseball, beat visiting Towson 7-1 Wednesday.
Brandon Downes, who scored twice, joined Derek Fisher and Mike Papi in collecting two hits for the Cavaliers. They broke the game open with five runs in...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 7:50 AM
The Hampton Acoustic Blues Revival returns on Saturday, March 9, with a dual mission. It's honoring two Virginia blues greats who have passed on -- John Cephas and Ann Rabson -- while also adding fuel to a living tradition.
This year's mini-festival...
| Mar 3, 2013
Kaylee squealed with barely contained delight as images of her brother, Adam, flashed on the TV screen.
The 4th-grader and her mother, Katie Marceron, collaborated on the video, "Amazing Adam's Story," to show her class at Waller Mill Elementary, a York...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 10:53 PM
Christopher Newport senior and Lafayette High alum Ryan Fleischmann became the USA South Athletic Conference’s all-time saves leader.
He saved both games for the Captains, who are ranked fifth in Division III, as they swept Saturday's doubleheader...
| Feb 24, 2013
Like a victim tied to buzz saw table in an old movie melodrama, federal, state and local agencies and departments, and a host of businesses and nonprofit organizations are watching with alarm as budget blades churn toward them.
On Friday automatic...
| Sep 29, 2012
Celebrated poet and author Nikki Giovanni helps to expand and enrich young minds in Blacksburg, where she's a professor of English at Virginia Tech. Still, she's not exactly cloistered in her mountain-top, ivory tower. She gets around.
Giovanni, who grew...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 8:49 AM
When the Virginia Peninsula Literary Consortium announced last month that tickets were available to see world-renowned poet Nikki Giovanni at Thomas Nelson Community College on October 4, local poetry lovers snapped up those tickets like they were free...