| Jun 22, 2013
| 6:07 PM
At the mention of Gettysburg, Jeff Stocker fidgets in his chair.
Stocker, wearing a gold necktie adorned with the likeness of Abraham Lincoln, turns to his left and tilts his head slightly toward the ceiling. A smile emerges from his gray goatee....
| May 29, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Hoping to take advantage of new technologies to expand online education, 10 additional public universities and state college systems around the country are affiliating with Coursera, one of the leading providers of online education.
But the schools&...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 12:04 PM
Albert H. Ford, a retired Bendix Field Engineering Corp. executive who was a noted Maryland rosarian, died Jan. 3 of pneumonia at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. He was 90.
The son of a newspaperman and a homemaker, Albert Henry...
| May 21, 2012
With her husband serving in the Army Air Forces during World War II, Evelyn Bryan Johnson was looking for something to occupy her time when she wasn't running their dry-cleaning business in Jefferson City, Tenn.
She found it in a small advertisement...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 6:09 AM
When it comes time for the 2013 University of Tennessee football team pictures, just tell Ryne Rankin where to stand. He has a vision.
When he visited the campus for an unofficial trip Oct. 1 – his birthday – to take in the Buffalo game, he...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 8:26 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - If watching the London Olympics has sparked an interest in race walking, with its singular hip-swinging, rolling gait, but the pace is not right, consider power walking, its more easygoing cousin.
Whatever your fitness level, experts...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 4:25 PM
University of Tennessee graduate Chanelle Price was named a 2012 Capital One Academic All-American for NCAA Division I women’s track & field for the second year in a row. The Easton High School product owns a 3.94 grade point average......
| Apr 26, 2012
| 4:44 PM
What does American musical icon Bob Dylan have in common with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and ex-astronaut John Glenn? All are on the list of 13 recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. It's the nation's highest civilian honor,...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:25 PM
The Lafayette women’s basketball program added three while the men’s program lost one. Women’s coach Dianne Nolan secured three prospects for the Class of 2016: Jazmin Hayes, Jamie O’Hara and Annette Snow. The men’s program...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 6:28 PM
When Jannah Tucker visited the University of Tennessee in February, she began to see herself as a Lady Vol. This past weekend, the New Town rising senior knew for sure.
Tucker, a member of the U.S. Under-18 national team, orally committed to the Lady...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 2:42 PM
In a Bay Rivers District baseball championship race that appears to be four teams deep, most weeks should produce showdown games. This week's big game pits the remaining two unbeatens as Warhill (5-0) travels to Grafton (5-0) at 4:30 p.m. Friday.