| Oct 12, 2010
| 3:29 PM
It didn't take long for Virginia Tech's national title dreams to disappear this season after an 0-2 start.
Now, as Tech (4-2 overall, 2-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) heads into the second half of the season, the remaining aspirations include reaching 10...
| Apr 3, 2010
A done deal, right? Come Sept. 4 in Amherst, Mass., Mike Paulus will line up under center for William and Mary and begin his career as the Tribe's next marquee quarterback.
The young man with the big arm and big rep didn't transfer from the University of...
| Apr 4, 2010
- Virginia Tech football players start their 6 a.m. workouts the first day after spring break
- The six sessions get them ready for spring practice
- Mike Gentry has overseen the workouts for 23 years
Clutching at the bottom of his shorts, Ryan...
| Apr 5, 2010
| 10:07 AM
Considering the fact true impact interior defensive line play is something of a rare commodity these days, Tech has to be happy about getting a commitment today from defensive tackle Kris Harley.
Harley, a 6-foot-2, 265-pound rising senior from Warren...
| Apr 7, 2010
| 4:21 PM
Nike aired a new TV commercial Wednesday featuring Tiger Woods and the voice of his late father, an edgy move that calls out his personal problems on the eve of his return to competitive golf.
In the stark, black-and-white ad, a solemn Woods looks...
| Mar 20, 2010
| 3:06 PM
- Hornsby formerly played at Hampton Roads Academy
- Oak Hill is one of the best basketball prep schools in the country
- Hornsby has been Oak Hill's sixth man
Keith Hornsby has known for a while North Carolina-Asheville was likely the perfect...
| Mar 29, 2010
At a time when so many people are trying to clean out their systems with detoxifying pads, pills and gadgets, let's take a moment to honor the liver, the best detox device a body can have. Without prompting, the liver breaks down and dispenses with all...
| Jun 9, 2010
| 7:07 PM
After 50 rounds and 1,525 selections, the 2010 MLB Draft came to an end Wednesday with several local players hearing their names called.
One of those players was St. Rita center fielder Mark Payton, who was drafted in the 31st round by the Minnesota...
| Sep 30, 2010
| 7:39 AM
It was supposed to be the Year of the Quarterback in the ACC, as five quarterbacks were named preseason "watch list" candidates for the Davey O'Brien Award ( Miami's Jacory Harris, Georgia Tech's Joshua Nesbitt, Florida State's Christian Ponder, North...
| Jun 17, 2010
Despite a high likelihood of death, black patients are much less inclined to have surgery for early stage lung cancer than whites, often because of a communication gulf between them and their doctors, scientists at the University of North Carolina-...
| Jan 11, 2010
Seven years ago, Pam Wisniewski stood in her doctor's office and got some news she thought would ruin her life.
"You have genital herpes," a physician's assistant told her.
Wisniewski started sobbing. "I felt like I was going to be alone for the rest of...
| May 4, 2010
The symptoms are unmistakable: Wandering thoughts. Uncontrollable urge to be outside. Odd sense of well-being and, daresay, friskiness.
As infectious as it seems, spring fever isn't anything you can actually catch, but it may have some basis in biology....