| Jun 27, 2012
| 6:36 PM
The firestorm surrounding the presidency at the University of Virginia highlights the legal and political reality of leading a university, say current and former board members of local colleges.
The lack of consensus among U.Va.'s Board of Visitors after...
| Apr 26, 2012
AP and IB Classes Taken: AP Biology; AP World History; AP U.S. History; AP Calculus AB; AP Calculus BC; AP Physics; IB English; IB Chemistry; IB Psychology; IB Spanish; IB Theory of Knowledge
School Activities/Clubs: Other than being...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 7:27 AM
The University of Virginia is creating a teachable moment from President Teresa A. Sullivan's ouster and reinstatement.
The university plans to offer an oral history course in the fall on the turbulent period that began June 10 with the announcement that...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 9:13 AM
Jacque Hogge grew up in Newport News and studied medicine at the University of Virginia, but she’s also a part of Virginia’s growing wine industry.
Hogge and her business partner, Jeff Cooper, own Cooper Vineyards, located in Louisa County...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 6:43 PM
Police in Charlottesville are investigating an attack on three University of Virginia students.
Officers say the three men were attacked by three other men off-campus, just after midnight Saturday. The victims say the attack was unprovoked.
| Aug 2, 2012
| 10:00 AM
The University of Virginia and the College of William and Mary are ranked as the nation’s No. 1 and No. 2 public non-service academy colleges in Forbes’ annual America’s Top Colleges report.
The annual list of the nation’s top 650...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 2:28 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - What if the generation that once rocked out to The Who's "hope I die before I get old" line actually does?
Most retirement plans and federal budget projections assume baby boomers -- those Americans born between 1946 and 1964 --...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Virginia's governor has reappointed the University of Virginia board member who led the failed effort to oust school president Teresa Sullivan.
Gov. Bob McDonnell reappointed university Rector Helen Dragas of Virginia Beach on Friday.
Dragas was the...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 10:47 AM
A Martinsville man has been formally charged in federal court for allegedly calling in a false threat at UVA-Wise last week.
20-year-old Bryant Hairston was charged Monday in a federal criminal complaint.
He is accused of calling 9-1-1 on January 23...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Jeffrey L. Mendelsohn, president of Virginia Health Services, is currently overseeing several facility additions and expansions.
Virginia Health Services, a locally owned operator of convalescent, rehabilitation and retirement centers, has broken ground...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:14 PM
The drama department at E.C. Glass High School is known for producing talent. They have a "wall of fame" to prove it.
Pictures of successful grads are posted in the hallway outside the drama department. One of the featured alumni is Abby Baum, a...
| 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...