| 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...
| 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.
5852 of 6088 precincts reporting
Barack Obama 49.9% 3,977,167
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...
| 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...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Jeff Nelson, who led Bethel to the playoffs his first three seasons before being sidelined by a devastating leg injury, has resigned as the Bruins' head football coach. He said Bubba Hooker, the program's interim coach last season, has been promoted to...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 1:29 PM
When he was elevated to Bethel’s varsity roster as a 10th grader, Nick Clark was called into then-coach Jeff Nelson’s office. Nelson wanted to make sure the kid understood that he deserved to be there.
“He told me, ‘Don’t...
| 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...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 6:25 PM
Jeremy Eubank was expected to give Hampton's offense a needed presence at quarterback following the graduation of David Watford. Then an offseason hand injury put him on the shelf until, it was thought at the time, at least October.
But Eubank, a...
| Nov 8, 2011
Joe Paterno's weekly news conference has been called off amid a media frenzy: Reporters want answers about what the legendary coach knew about the unfolding child sex abuse scandal engulfing the Penn State program....