| Jan 7, 2015
| 3:14 PM
Rodney Redd is the new football coach at Jamestown High. He was approved Tuesday at a Williamsburg-James City County School Board meeting.
Redd replaces Lee Williams, who resigned in November. Williams was 8-23 in three seasons as the Eagles’...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 11:10 AM
The Hampton School Board posted a timeline on the Hampton City Schools website outlining the search process for the school district's next superintendent.
HCS Superintendent Linda Shifflette will retire in June.
The School Board will host three...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:22 AM
HARTFORD — Retired Hartford Fire Chief Charles Teale makes no apologies for his affection for the late Walter "Doc" Hurley.
Over the years when recounting his own life story, Teale has proudly credited Hurley with setting a hopeless high school...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Pamela Hammond, provost at Hampton University, was named interim president at Virginia State University, officials announced Thursday morning.
She will take over Jan. 1 and will be the first female president in the college’s 133-year history,...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 2:22 PM
COACH: Franklin Chatman (5th year, 62-44 record)
OPENER: Defeated Pitt Titusville 75-61 on Nov. 7
5 GAMES TO WATCH: Nov. 23 at Shaw. First meeting with Bears. Nov. 29-30 at Elizabeth City State Thanksgiving Classic. Facing NCAA Division II...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 11:24 AM
Maurice Ward, who estimates he has coached 10 different sports either in the U.S. or abroad, has been hired as Phoebus’ athletic director.
Ward replaces Deonna Brown, whose contract was not renewed after five years. He was a health and physical...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 6:37 AM
We focused on board of visitors appointments at Christopher Newport University here, but here's full list of Gov. Terry McAuliffe's appointments.
Just a cut and paste from the governor's announcement yesterday. There are a number of notables....
| Aug 22, 2014
| 3:52 AM
A 19-year-old Virginia State University student was taken to the hospital Friday morning after he or she was shot near campus, WTKR reported.
Heavy police presence is near the campus while officers investigate the shooting.
Read the entire story:...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Elijah Moore, who earned first-team all-state basketball honors in leading Grafton High to consecutive Group AA Division 4 state tournament finals, committed Friday to play for Virginia State University in Petersburg.
Moore, a 6-foot-7 1/2-inch forward,...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 11:37 AM
College students from Newport News and Hampton are part of a group competing on NBC's "America's Got Talent" this season. The Virginia State University Gospel Chorale will get to sing on live television Aug. 20.
A news release from the Petersburg...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 1:58 PM
"America's Got Talent" voters sent the Virginia State University Gospel Chorale home. The singing group is not among the 12 acts advancing to the competition's semifinal round next week, Wednesday's show revealed.
Tuesday night, judge Howard Stern...