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  • New Apprentice football coach assembles staff rich in local connections

    New Apprentice football coach assembles staff rich in local connections
    Among Paul White's goals as he enters his first season leading the Apprentice School's football program is to better mine Hampton Roads' abundant talent supply. Toward that end, he has assembled an impressive staff rich in local ties.
  • CNU basketball coach John Krikorian optimistic as debut approaches

    John Krikorian looked none the worse for the wear. He'd driven 500-plus miles, arrived home at 2 a.m., awakened at 6:30 for Sesame Street — ah, fatherhood — and hit the office by 9. His debut as Christopher Newport's basketball coach was...

    Navy officer killed in Afghanistan receives Silver Star for bravery

    A Navy officer from Southern California who was killed in Afghanistan in 2009 was posthumously awarded the Silver Star in a ceremony Friday in Washington. Brooke Toner, the widow of Navy Lt. (j.g.) Francis Toner, accepted the Silver Star from...

    Biden and NASA brass salute astronaut Mark Kelly

    [From a pool report filed by the Arizona Daily Star] WASHINGTON — Pool was escorted into the Secretary of War Suite in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building at approximately 12:45 p.m. Approximately 50 guests were seated in the room, which is...

    Carbon monoxide leak sickens 42 midshipmen on Long Island

    A weekend leak of carbon monoxide has led to 42 students at the Merchant Marine Academy on Long Island being sent to hospitals for treatment, the type of mishap that causes about 20,000 visits to hospital emergency rooms each year.