| Dec 16, 2012
| 9:57 AM
Violence and crime in schools are events everyone seeks to prevent. Events such as the Newtown, Columbine or Virginia Tech shootings, and many peer to peer theft cases continue to happen regardless of those efforts.
In response to these events, many...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 4:26 AM
A report by a prominent national professors group says the University of Illinois violated the principles of academic freedom when it withdrew a tenured faculty appointment to a professor because of critical and profane comments he made about Israel on...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 2:49 PM
The last thing Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer wanted to do going into preseason practices in August was to have to worry about finding a slew of starters and top backups.
Thanks to a few key players stepping up, Beamer exits spring with a considerably...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 10:09 AM
Following nearly every mass shooting in the U.S., the response of law enforcement and medical personnel is examined, a critical exercise experts say is not intended to place blame but to identify areas that can be improved and ways lives can be saved....
| Apr 26, 2015
| 9:30 AM
BLACKSBURG -- Virginia Tech, the sixth stop of Whit Babcock’s two decades in athletic administration, has presented him with his first broadcasting search. He’ll have considerable help.
North Carolina-based IMG College produces the Hokies&...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 9:48 PM
The Norfolk Tides built a four-run lead and held on to beat Gwinnett 4-3 Thursday in a matinee at Harbor Park.
Nolan Reimold and Rey Navarro belted two-run homers off Matt Wisler for the Tides (9-6),...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 11:10 PM
Virginia Tech reached into an area near coach Buzz Williams' Texas roots to find a junior college big man as a late addition for the 2015 men's basketball recruiting class.
Johnny Hamilton, a 6-foot-11, 215-pound center from Jacksonville College in...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 11:08 AM
Many teachers have hours of work to look forward to each week outside of the classroom.
Chesapeake High School's tech education and robotics instructor Joseph Shapiro said he invests a minimum of 600 hours to C Company, the school's FIRST Robotics Team,...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 11:25 PM
David Baker, the president of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, couldn't help but laugh Friday at the Pacific Club in Newport Beach, where he told the story about giving Ray Guy some good news.
Everyone in attendance for the Ronnie Lott IMPACT (Integrity,...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 6:40 AM
Registration is open for an annual motorcycle ride to Blacksburg that raises money for a scholarship fund honoring the memory of the 32 victims of the 2007 shooting on the campus of Virginia Tech.
The Hogs4Hokies ride, held every year on the last...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 1:55 PM
Josh Furman raised his NFL draft prospects recently with a strong performance at the Oklahoma State football program's Pro Day.
Furman was among 13 former Cowboys who worked out for representatives from 27 NFL teams and certainly opened some eyes with...