| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:30 AM
A year ago, the word on the gridiron was that Tajh Boyd - the Clemson quarterback from Phoebus High School in Hampton - would be a first-round pick in the NFL draft if he opted to skip his senior year.
Boyd chose to stay in school. He stayed healthy...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:21 PM
Jamestown's boys and Grafton's girls won the 4A South Region Swim Meet titles in Newport News on Monday. Below are full results and team scores
Tabb High School HY-TEK's MEET MANAGER 5.0 - 9:50 PM 2/10/2014 Page 1
Region 4A South Swim Meet 2013-14 -...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 7:11 AM
Stefanie Manley kept seeing negativity while watching the TV news and decided she needed to offset it.
So Manley, 16, went into action in her own neighborhood of Wythe. She organized a winter drive for clothing, toiletries and other items for homeless...
| Dec 29, 2013
Gayle Newsome deserves a new car, and her oldest son, Curt, should foot the bill. It's the least he can do for his most loyal supporter, the one who has driven to every home game in his 15 years as a college football assistant coach.
Seven seasons at...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 3:20 PM
On Monday, Jan. 20, Americans will commemmorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., through special school programs and community events and celebrations. We asked several local community leaders to share their favorite reads on the...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 5:29 PM
Tajh Boyd completed 20-of-27 passes for a career-high 455 yards and five touchdowns as visiting Clemson spoiled the first ACC game for the Syracuse, 49-14.
Adam Humphries registered two touchdown receptions and Sammy Watkins caught a 91-yard scoring...
| Oct 29, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia quarterback David Watford considers his Clemson counterpart, Tajh Boyd, a mentor and friend, hardly a surprise given their shared position, roots and demeanor. But Saturday's clash between the Cavaliers and Tigers will...
| Jul 22, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The ACC's reigning player of the year hails from the Peninsula District, sings Eric Church's "Springsteen" and believes his team can win the national championship.
Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd held court at the conference's...
| Aug 29, 2013
True freshmen are not supposed to start in college football. True freshmen who play close to the ball absolutely are not supposed to start.
So coaches will tell you. The closer to the ball they are, the harder it is for rookies attempting to adjust to...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Keith Stagg, an assistant coach at West Virginia Wesleyan College, was announced today as the new Head Women's Basketball Coach at The Apprentice School.
Stagg was an assistant coach at Phoebus High School from 2000-2003.
"We are excited to extend the...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Bill Dee insisted that there was no timetable, no master plan. He told himself and anyone who would listen that whatever happens, happens, and that he'd be content with any of it.
So as Old Dominion's new defensive coordinator sat in his office this...