| Oct 29, 2011
| 5:43 PM
In a two-day swing, the temperature went from the mid-70s to the low-40s. Add a wet field and a misty rain, and you didn't have ideal playing conditions for football.
But Bethel toughed it out Saturday afternoon in a 31-0 win over Menchville at Todd...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 9:07 AM
Every year, it seems, Bethel's varsity roster is stacked with seniors. And every year, the Bruins restock and keep winning.
For thanks, look no further than the junior varsity, which went undefeated for the third consecutive season. You know how everyone...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Phoebus is just down the road, and Hampton is within the city limits. But when Kecoughtan athletic director Lee Martin envisions what the Warriors' football program might become, he looks 20 miles up I-64 to Woodside.
The Wolverines won the Peninsula...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 6:41 PM
All his life, Ricky Walker wanted to tell people he was from Pittsburgh. His parents were, and his brother was born there. Western Pennsylvania Football. Steeler Country.
Instead, Walker was born at Mary Immaculate in Newport News. Oh well … he...
| Sep 22, 2012
Twenty-three months and five surgeries later, the pain remains. There are days he can be up and about, but there are days when the leg just won't take it. For Jeff Nelson, whose coaching career was put on hold by the most horrific sideline accident ever...
| May 30, 2012
| 4:53 AM
It’s not often that Orioles catcher Matt Wieters loses his cool.
But after the Orioles fell behind 8-1 in the fifth inning of their 8-6 loss to the Blue Jays Tuesday night at the Rogers Centre, he felt he had to speak his mind to home plate...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 2:35 PM
It was an eventful Week Seven in the Peninsula District. And not because of what happened on the field.
On Wednesday, his team off to an 0-6 start, Sonny Merchant resigned as Gloucester's head coach. It's not something he wanted to do, he said. It was...
| Oct 18, 2012
Paul Tough and Jeff Nelson
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| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:11 PM
A fine group of former athletes have been honored in two induction ceremonies of the Burbank High Athletic Hall of Fame since it was founded in 2008.
Names like Jeff Nelson, Cathy Ferguson, Paul Cameron, Christy Calderon, Ralph Botting, John Musich and...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Be prepared for Election Day with poll locations, our candidate endorsements and a guide to the amendments!
SUN SENTINEL ENDORSEMENTS
Mitt Romney (R)
Bill Nelson (D)
District 20: Alcee Hastings (D)
| Nov 6, 2012
| 9:08 PM
Get the latest results for today's federal, state and county races.
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Mitt Romney 49.2% 3,924,092
Gary Johnson 0.5% 42,123
Jill Stein 0.1% 8,382
Roseanne Barr 0.1% 7,708...