| Dec 17, 2011
| 8:05 PM
More than a year has passed, but Karsten Sigband still remembers the match well.
The date was Dec. 4, 2010. Sigband was playing for her club girls' soccer team, Breakaway, in a U.S. Youth Soccer national league match in Wilson, N.C.
Snow was falling...
| Mar 20, 2012
Next week, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear three days of oral arguments in the healthcare lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act, otherwise known as "Obamacare."
We now know the law was based...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 5:48 AM
As a No. 10 seed, Virginia was safely in this year’s NCAA basketball tournament. The Cavaliers were not among the final four at-large teams chosen, or the final eight for that matter.
This according to the 1-through-68 seedings released this season...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 1:50 PM
A month after being asked for her resignation as Bedford County's administrator, Kathleen Guzi has been hired for the same capacity in Botetourt County.
Guzi succeeds Gerald Burgess as Botetourt County's administrator. Burgess is retiring at the end of...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 5:54 PM
When Menchville’s Amanda Carner stepped onto the starting blocks for her first event, girls from the Peninsula District had won exactly one individual event in the previous 16 Group AAA state swim meets.
When Carner finished her two events, she had...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 3:37 PM
Bill Moroney was 7 years old when he visited his grandfather's Massachusetts home, and began feeding and petting the horses.
"I pestered my father into taking me to riding lessons," said Moroney, 51.
Moroney doesn't get too many chances to ride anymore,...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 11:08 PM
Newport Harbor High senior Maddy McLaren earned co-Player of the Year for Sunset League girls' water polo after leading the Sailors to the league title.
McLaren shared the award with her future teammate at UCLA, Los Alamitos senior Rachel Fattal....
| Dec 21, 2011
| 9:58 PM
Paupers ruled state college basketball last season. While princes Virginia and Virginia Tech watched from afar, a record five teams from the commonwealth — Hampton, Old Dominion, Richmond, George Mason and, most famously, VCU — made the NCAA...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 2:56 PM
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The 5th Annual "Kyle Wilson 10k Walk for Fitness" will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2012, rain or shine.
This is a 10k wallk for anyone who wishes to participate. Onsite registration will begin at 9 a....
| Apr 4, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Soccer--UEFA Champions League, APOEL at Real Madrid, 1:30 p.m. (FXSP)
Golf--Exhibition, Masters Par 3 Contest, 2 p.m. (ESPN)
Major League Baseball--St. Louis Cardinals at Miami Marlins, 6 p.m. (ESPN)
NHL Hockey--Detroit Red Wings at St....
| Apr 8, 2012
| 3:52 PM
We continue to examine the Bill of Rights by turning to the Second Amendment to the Constitution. Much as been argued and written about this amendment, especially in recent years, from courtrooms to law schools to local bars. But why do we have this...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 6:36 PM
The Save Historic Antietam Foundation will help fund research by Civil War scholars about the Army of the Potomac and about Clara Barton’s work during the Battle of Antietam, the organization announced in a press release.
The foundation awarded its...