| Dec 29, 2011
| 9:35 PM
Employees of the Los Angeles Housing Authority won't be getting performance bonuses this year, agency's interim president tells mayor....
| Mar 9, 2012
| 8:21 PM
RICHMOND — For years, it seemed, Hampton assistant coach Eric Brown had regaled the kids with stories from the glory days. Ronald Curry, Bobby Blizzard, Aaron Chambliss … guys who knew what the team concept was all about in that 1997 state...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 2:43 PM
A year ago, it would have been inconceivable. But Friday night, a 57-second stretch that had "danger zone" written all over it ended up defining Hampton's 64-51 win over Petersburg in the Group AAA final.
With 3:03 remaining and the Crabbers clinging...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 8:53 AM
The postseason honors keep coming for Hampton's Anthony Barber and Woodside's Adrienne Motley.
Both were chosen as Players of the Year in Group AAA by the Virginia High School Coaches Association. Barber beat out Petersburg's Frank Mason while Motley...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Michael Eric Brown, 57, of Gerrardstown, W.Va., died Friday, March 16, 2012, at his residence. A graveside service will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Mount Pleasant Cemetery near Gerrardstown, with the Rev. Charles W. Townsend and the Rev. Kathleen A. Work...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 6:59 PM
Don't say this too loudly around Woodside coach Mike Tallon, but the Peninsula District girls' basketball race is over.
Going against the second-place team on the road Tuesday night, the Wolverines rolled to a 68-25 win over Hampton that gave them a...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 1:44 PM
It was a cinematic short of a loved one's life — photos and videos that told the story of a man and his accomplishments.
There were snapshots of his childhood, old footage of his wedding day, a portrait of a proud father with his family and...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 7:15 PM
HAMPTON — Friday night's one-point loss at Menchville wasn't easy to digest. And there was a faction of Hampton's players who feared their quest of the Peninsula District championship was over.
Until assistant coach Eric Brown informed them...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 6:16 PM
Forty-one-point-three seconds. That's how long it took for Hampton to turn everything around.
On the brink of packing up the uniforms instead of playing on, the Crabbers rallied behind Jordan Baker's heroics for a 62-56 win over Nansemond River in the...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 1:07 PM
In three decades as Hampton's basketball coach, Walter Brower has won a bunch of games — 528 and counting — along with two state championships. He's learned plenty along the way, including knowing when to put aside any traces of ego.
| Feb 25, 2012
| 9:38 AM
Gary Smith, the Daily Press Player of the Year in 2003, died Thursday morning after a nearly two-year battle with cancer. He was three days away from his 27th birthday.
It was nine years ago to the day when Gary Smith hit probably the biggest shot of his...