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  • We build snowmen while Warren grad builds a college softball career in Florida

    We build snowmen while Warren grad builds a college softball career in Florida
    Random thoughts from someone who — true story — has not owned or carried a wallet since his pocket was picked in Chicago as a teenager way back in the day while riding a bus to a Cubs game. And if you think that the Cubs game being attended on...
  • Saturday's multi-sport college and local roundup: HU women capture MEAC indoor track title

    COLLEGES: Indoor track and field: Hampton captured its fifth consecutive Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference indoor crown Saturday at the Prince George’s Sports and Learning Complex in Maryland.     The Lady Pirates won their 13th overall MEAC...
  • Jesse Matthew Jr. facing sex assault trial June 8

    A Charlottesville man charged with the murder of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham will go on trial June 8 in a separate case in Fairfax County. Jesse Matthew Jr.'s Fairfax County trial date was set Friday in the case, which dates back to...
  • Texas Senate panel advances gun rights bills

    AUSTIN, Texas The Texas state Senate under new leadership and with a harder conservative edge is poised to make expanding gun rights its first major priority. The Senate State Affairs Committee voted Thursday to allow the open carrying of handguns and...
  • Va. ABC kicking off spring college tour in Blacksburg

    The Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control is kicking off the spring leg of its college tour with a visit to Virginia Tech. Officials say the tour to talk to students and others about preventing alcohol and drug abuse is scheduled to stop in...
  • Former Pen Argyl star wrestler Mikey Racciato learning to deal with ups and downs at Pitt

    Mikey Racciato starts his Tuesdays this semester at the University of Pittsburgh with 7 a.m. wrestling drills. Classes follow from 9 to 11, then again at 1 p.m. The 3 o'clock practice ends just in time for the Pen Argyl High graduate to make his 6 o'...
  • Woman admits strangling Virginia Tech student

    A 23-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to first degree murder in the strangulation of a Virginia Tech student. According to media reports, Jessica Michelle Ewing entered the plea Thursday in the slaying of Samanta Shrestha. The plea was entered in...
  • Man already charged in UVa student's abduction indicted on murder count, but no death penalty

    Nearly four months after his arrest in the disappearance of a missing University of Virginia student, Jesse Matthew Jr. has been indicted on a murder count in the case — but he won't face the death penalty and still has not been charged in the death...
  • Man tied to abduction of Hannah Graham charged with murder

    Nearly four months after his arrest in the disappearance of a missing University of Virginia student, Jesse Matthew Jr. has been indicted on a murder count in the case -- but he won't face the death penalty and still isn't charged in the death of...
  • Hannah Graham suspect Jesse Matthew Jr. charged with first-degree murder

    Jesse Matthew Jr., the man linked to the deaths of two Virginia college students, has been indicted on a murder charge in the death of Hannah Graham. Matthew has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with last year's disappearance and...
  • Virginia General Assembly churns before deadline

    Virginia General Assembly churns before deadline
    The Virginia General Assembly churned through hundreds of bills Monday, dealing with new day care rules, ethics reforms and drone regulations as a key legislative deadline approached. It was the first of a two-day vote marathon, and the Senate in...