| Dec 21, 2014
| 3:58 PM
BLACKSBURG – Touring up and down Virginia Tech's tailback depth chart has made J.C. Coleman one weary dude this season, but he's finally reaping some rewards for his patience.
He's experienced the kind of depth chart yo-yo'ing and uncertainty that...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:02 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — The man charged with abducting a University of Virginia student who went missing nearly three weeks ago was accused of sexual assault at Christopher Newport University 11 years ago.
Jesse L. Matthew Jr. — who police say also...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Florida State announced that football Coach Jimbo Fisher has received an extension to keep him with the program through the 2022 season. The announcement Tuesday came less than a year after Fisher's last contract extension.
The No. 3 Seminoles are 58-10...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:01 PM
The Baltimore Sun will follow Franklin's Steven Smothers, Gilman's Ellison Jordan and McDonogh's Eric Burrell on the recruiting trail as they try to decide over the next year which college will be the best fit. This is part one in an occasional series....
| Nov 29, 2014
| 4:09 PM
BLACKSBURG — Leaving Blacksburg on Friday without the Commonwealth Cup, again, after Virginia's 24-20 loss to Virginia Tech meant a week that started with such promise ended up not being nearly as satisfying as it could've been for U.Va. coach...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 3:21 PM
BLACKSBURG — No running back in Blacksburg is safe anymore.
Virginia Tech's growing injury list in its backfield has reached the point where coach Frank Beamer is running out of healthy scholarship running back options in the deepest reaches of...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 9:30 PM
Virginia Tech sophomore cornerback Kendall Fuller was named a second-team All-American by USA Today and Walter Camp after amassing 50 tackles, breaking up 14 passes and returning an interception for a touchdown.
| Dec 11, 2014
| 8:28 PM
Nazareth has set the tone for its Jan. 14 home match against Bethlehem Catholic, designating it as a "Blue Out." It probably won't be the last time the teams wrestle this season.
District 11's defending team champs are wrestling in the same class this...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 2:11 PM
For the fourth time in his five seasons as Virginia's coach, Mike London looked his players in the eyes in a locker room in late November, knowing the season was over after another loss to Virginia Tech.
It was the 11th consecutive time U.Va. had lost...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 6:49 AM
At a recent meeting of the state's Sandy Hook Advisory Commission, the mother of one of the 20 children killed two years ago said trying to get help has been at best confusing, and at worst impossible, for many families.
"It is absolutely...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 2:40 PM
The slide rule was still in vogue when Danny Hunley arrived at Newport News Shipbuilding, and the Navy didn't have enough nuclear-powered aircraft carriers to amass a fleet.
The year was 1974, and the Mathews County resident had joined the company as...