| Dec 24, 2012
| 11:10 AM
YORK — Tabb High's field hockey program is lucky to have Macy Peebles as its first All-American in several years. Peebles, the Daily Press All-Stars Field Hockey Player of the Year, is a great ambassador for the program because she feels so lucky to...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 4:56 AM
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (KTLA) -- Family members of a 38-year-old Cal State San Bernardino grad student who was fatally shot by police say he suffered from bipolar disorder.
Bartholomew Williams, who was working on his second master's degree in...
| May 4, 2013
As a family physician in Newport News, Peter Anderson developed a team care approach in order to handle more patients while providing better, more focused care. His success led him into the consulting business.
His Team Care Medicine company has now...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 8:02 AM
Senator Time Kaine will attend a roundtable with veterans and business leaders in Lynchburg at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday to discuss his first bill, the Troop Talent Act.
Kaine will also travel to Charlottesville to give a guest lecture at the University...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Jeff Jones, a regional college basketball staple for more than 30 years, is set to become Old Dominion’s next head coach.
The school will introduce Jones at a news conference Thursday, sources said Wednesday afternoon.
A former player and...
| Apr 5, 2013
NORFOLK — Each year at the Final Four, Jeff Jones hosts a large dinner. The guest list tops 30 and includes coaches and administrators with whom he has worked. They reunite, lie about their handicaps and chow on Jones' dime.
| Apr 4, 2013
| 4:56 PM
NORFOLK — Jeff Jones wasn't the first candidate to become Old Dominion men's basketball coach, but athletic director Wood Selig and president John Broderick described him as the best out of a crowded and capable field.
Jones was introduced...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Hovis, who coached Tabb to three state football titles in 24 seasons, died Saturday morning after battling heart and kidney ailments for several years. He was 78.
YORK – Terry Kirby had a lot of coaches during a football career that included...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 7:21 PM
Giving toddlers skim or 1 percent milk to keep them from growing overweight doesn’t seem to work, according to a study out Monday that gives pause over the common advice to avoid whole milk from age 2.
Researchers led by Dr. Mark DeBoer of the...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 4:01 PM
ACC commissioner John Swofford was portrayed as a modern-day Nero at the fiddle. The conference’s presidents were mocked for their joint statement of solidarity.
No matter what Swofford did or CEOs said, the ACC was on life support.
| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:34 AM
A $5 million gift from a Washington-area financier and his wife will help double the enrollment in the clinical nurse leader's program at the University of Virginia School of Nursing.
The gift announced this week is from Bill Conway and his wife,...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
As my colleague Melissa Healy noted Thursday, a British medical journal recently invited doctors who specialize in end-of-life care to debate whether patients should be told that they're terminally ill. Two London-based palliative care doctors argued in...