| Feb 9, 2015
| 11:09 AM
A Honor Roll
| Jan 12, 2015
| 11:09 AM
The Hampton University Museum will show "Elizabeth Catlett: A Celebration of 100 Years" and "Elizabeth Catlett and The Hampton Art Tradition" in the Main Changing Gallery and Blue Room Jan. 30- Nov. 14.
"Elizabeth Catlett: A Celebration of 100 Years" is...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 1:14 PM
The Hampton Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. bought a coat for every student at Cary Elementary School recently, presenting 391 coats at a school assembly, according to Hampton City Schools officials.
"As chairman of our program...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 11:42 AM
The city is holding a public informational meeting about the Newport News Transportation Center, which is now in the preliminary design stage. The meeting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 10 at the Denbigh Community Center, 15198 Warwick Blvd.
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Madison Smith nodded in beat with the up-tempo music as she typed out some lyrics on her iPad.
"Dreams are in my future/dreams are in my past/While the end is coming sooner/ dreams are always meant to last."
She was reluctant to reveal her creative...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Hampton student Amoni Spears suggested starting a Student Tutor program at Lindsay Middle School, and Principal Angela Byrd Wright did just that, according to school officials.
Spears said she "saw a need and wanted to be of help to somebody else,"...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:18 PM
Tina Chelgren greeted each of her third-grade students on Tuesday as they walked into her classroom at Kiln Creek Elementary School. Many of them carried new backpacks emblazoned with themes from the latest movies, such as Disney's "Frozen" or...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:55 PM
During a media session prior to the February 2009 Super Bowl between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Arizona Cardinals, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin pointed at me and said, "You owe me for getting you a week's vacation in Tampa."
Tomlin was right. Sort of....
| Jun 23, 2014
| 7:59 AM
The Hampton Roads Sports Hall of Fame announced its 2014 induction class Monday. Inductees are: soccer coach Al Albert (William and Mary), basketball coach and athletic director Don Forsyth (Virginia Wesleyan), former major-league baseball player Wayne...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 10:35 AM
The New York Jets cut quarterback Tajh Boyd, a Phoebus High School graduate, on Saturday.
The Jets released Boyd and kept Matt Sims as their No. 3 quarterback behind Geno Smith and Michael Vick.
Boyd was a sixth-round draft choice out of Clemson....
| Aug 25, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Ferguson Enterprises has pledged $1.1 million to An Achievable Dream Academy through 2024, renewing a long-standing partnership between the wholesale plumbing distributor and the school in Southeast Newport News.
The company will provide scholarships...