| Feb 12, 2010
| 6:30 PM
To see what "putting down roots" looks like, look no further than McKinley L. Price, the Daily Press 2005 Citizen of the Year. What you will see is a network of roots that reaches wide, delivering nourishment and support to many corners of the local...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 2:36 PM
Kerry Baumann Kerry Baumann, pictured here with her husband Ben in the Outer Banks this summer, needs a new pair of lungs and a liver. She was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at 6 months old.
Summary: Kerry Baumann, 24, was diagnosed with cystic...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 8:32 AM
Breathing isn't something you think about.
But for Kerry Baumann, it's something she's looking forward to - taking that first breath with a new pair of lungs.
Her lungs are functionality at about 25 percent capacity right now as cystic fibrosis causes...
| Dec 16, 2010
| 10:28 AM
Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center was built in 2007 for $98 million with 108 beds in private rooms. Besides an Emergency Department, services include maternity, ambulatory surgery, women’s imaging, outpatient rehab, and inpatient surgery....
| Apr 27, 2011
| 6:16 PM
Davon Barton turned his frustration into action.
Troubled by the death of his former Christopher Newport basketball teammate, Brian Herrmann, and three other men after an April 16 car accident, Barton took his feelings online, blogging about both his...
| Aug 7, 2010
| 9:05 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — The woman in the photograph has a crimson bruise above her left eye. Her dark brown eyes stare back at the camera — defeated. The photo was taken in 2008 after her boyfriend was charged with beating her while she was pregnant....
| Jun 19, 2010
Benjamin Rous has been selected as the new associate conductor of the Virginia Symphony. His first assignment here will be conducting the symphony's free outdoor pre-season concerts in August-September.
As associate conductor, he'll be responsible for...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 7:19 AM
Peninsula Housing & Builders Association's Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program. Call 595-1600.
Teacher Institute at Colonial Williamsburg is designed for elementary, middle, and high school social studies teachers who teach U.S. history and government....
| Aug 27, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Kaleela Thompson was only 4 years old when her mother bought her a butterfly habitat so she could watch how a caterpillar changes into a butterfly.
Personally, Kaleela was in her own state of transformation. As a toddler, she experienced developmental...
| May 14, 2011
| 1:28 PM
HAMPTON – Hundreds of Thomas Nelson Community College graduates received degrees on Saturday morning, marking new milestones in their academic and professional careers.
Everett H. Jordan Jr., director of education for Newport News Shipbuilding's...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Since they lack significant experience or success at this level, it's difficult to imagine the contingent of local players bringing back many first-place medals from the state tennis championships.
But they could create danger for more heralded...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 4:52 PM
POQUOSON — Krystiann Henton is 18 years old but gets along better with her younger cousins than people her own age.
"I knew deep down inside that she wanted to make friends. She didn't know how," her mother, Sue Henton said.
She hopes that...