| Oct 23, 2009
Assistants | The common denominator for these programs is continuity in the coaching staff. Danny Mitchell and Alvis Mann have been Mike Smith's right-hand men at Hampton for the better part of three decades. New Phoebus coach Stan Sexton wisely...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 3:31 AM
The 2011 Hampton University football coaches' clinic will take place on April 1 and feature NFL Hall of Fame offensive lineman Dwight Stephenson, a graduate of Hampton High who played with the Miami Dolphins from 1980-1987, as well as St. Louis Rams...
| Apr 7, 2011
| 6:30 PM
Advertising innovator Jordan Zimmerman, franchiser Ray Titus, entertainment expert Laurie Silvers and commercial builder Dwight Stephenson were named 2010 winners of the Sun Sentinel Excalibur Awards on Thursday evening.
The awards, which have recognized...
| May 28, 2011
| 2:51 PM
Wearing flip-flops and a backwards cap, Mike Smith wasn't dressed to be the guest of honor. And until the very last second — when his expression changed from "what the …?" to "are you kidding me?" — he didn't know he was.
It was a...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 1:29 PM
Chris Hanburger was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame Saturday night, becoming the fourth former Peninsula high school player enshrined following Warwick's Henry Jordan, Lafayette's Lawrence Taylor and Hampton's Dwight Stephenson.
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| Nov 29, 2011
| 12:38 PM
Former Miami Dolphins player and broadcaster Jim Mandich will be inducted into the team's Honor Roll on Sunday.
Mandich, who died in May after a lenghty battle with bile duct cancer, will be the 22nd member of the Dolphin Honor Roll. Previous inductees...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 5:37 AM
What many have forgotten, if they knew in the first place, is how poorly it began.
In Mike Smith's first game as Hampton High's head coach, the Crabbers were beaten 24-13 by First Colonial. In his second, Hampton lost 32-14 to Ferguson.
Think about it....
| May 23, 2012
| 9:37 AM
Hampton Roads is known around the world for its people — as being from here, as a come-here, or for just passing through — as well as places and things.
It's known for its Bacon (as in Nathaniel), its ham (as in Smithfield), its presidents...