| Jan 20, 2015
| 3:36 PM
Rodney Redd made a lot of coaching stops on the road to becoming head football coach at Jamestown High, and says that at each he "added another tool to his box." That's an apt metaphor for the challenge at Jamestown, where a massive rebuilding job lies...
| 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...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:16 PM
LaVerne Kelly, a retired public schools music counselor, died of a lung ailment April 22 at her son's Baltimore home. The Columbia resident was 83.
Born LaVerne Beal Young in Sebrell, Va., she was the daughter of John P. Young and Leah Young, who was...
| 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,...