| Jan 22, 2015
| 1:40 PM
Hampton safety Cal Kee always saw himself playing Division I football. But nearly 2,400 miles away, closer to the Pacific than the Atlantic?
“Never in my mind,” Kee said. “It’s out there.”
So it is. But following a...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Mark Wilson just didn't get it. He's the first to admit studying, homework and excelling in the classroom weren't anywhere near the top of his agenda in his early high school days at Phoebus.
That was the old Wilson. Now, as the redshirt freshman...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 6:57 PM
CHARLOTTE — Growing up in Tarboro, N.C., Montrezl Harrell was like a lot of other Tobacco Road-raised basketball-loving kids, dreaming of one day donning a sky blue uniform at the University of North Carolina.
As Harrell started to develop some...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 12:44 PM
In Poquoson, York/Poquoson master gardeners are creating yet another learning garden for community education and enjoyment.
In 1994, York master gardeners established a learning garden adjacent to the county complex on Goodwin Neck Road off Route 17...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Nearly every Virginia Tech home game, Ken Ekanem sees the originator of some of his best pass-rush moves standing on his own sideline in the form of Bruce Smith.
It’s never a bad thing for a defensive end to emulate one of the best ever to have...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:08 PM
HAMPTON — Just before Phoebus High track star Carolyn Brown was to announce her college decision Thursday afternoon, someone mentioned that only one of her six finalists was located in a colder climate.
"Actually," Brown said, "I like the cold."...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 1:29 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Jesse L. Matthew Jr., who was charged with abduction with intent to defile in the September disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham and a 2005 sexual assault in Fairfax County, had a local tie.
| Oct 29, 2014
| 6:23 PM
Think your political beliefs arise from logic and reason? Think again. A team of scientists who studied the brains of liberal, moderate and conservative people found that they could tell who leaned left and who leaned right based on how their brains...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 9:25 PM
After an embarrassing second half in a loss to eventual Legends Classic champion Villanova, the No. 14 VCU Rams were determined to put that behind them the next night.
Melvin Johnson scored 19 points and Treveon Graham had 13 to lead the...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Human remains found in Virginia were identified on Friday as those of missing university student Hannah Graham, and prosecutors are focusing on more charges against the suspect in her disappearance, authorities said.
Graham, a University of Virginia...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 7:57 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Police on Sunday combed a narrow two-lane back road near an abandoned property in Albemarle County, Va., south of here, where searchers on Saturday found human remains thought to be those of missing University of Virginia student...