| Jun 28, 2011
| 3:57 PM
The University of Washington Board of Regents is expected Thursday to increase tuition by 20 to 22 percent for the 2011-12 school year.
The board will have three proposals under consideration — increases of 16 percent, 20 percent and 22 percent....
| Jun 30, 2011
| 4:49 PM
As he started to warm-up his left arm in the TD Ameritrade Park bullpen June 21, an emotion Kyle Crockett hadn't experienced since making his college debut in February suddenly came rushing back.
Real, genuine nerves — the kind that can make a...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 5:25 PM
If David Watford needed a reality check, he got it from a seemingly innocent History of Jazz course he took in his first semester at the University of Virginia.
Watford is in the midst of his first summer in Charlottesville. His life consists of...
| Oct 12, 2010
| 5:17 PM
Not only did Jamestown repeat as the state Group AA golf tournament champion, the Eagles set a record for any Virginia High School League classification while doing so.
The Eagles fired a 291 Tuesday at Blacksburg Country Club for a two-day total of...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:36 AM
WASHINGTON -- Addressing a demand for economic answers, President Barack Obama will try to convince the American people and a divided Congress that he has a vision for speeding up job creation, promoting spending on the core of his agenda but promising to...
| May 17, 2012
| 5:17 PM
Wood Selig and Terry Holland go back to the late 1980s at the University of Virginia, where Selig was a fledgling athletics administrator and Holland was a Final Four basketball coach. When Holland became the school’s athletic director in 1995,...
| May 27, 2012
Troy Williams' transfer from Phoebus High, the hometown school where his Aunt Terri and Uncle Boo excelled, to Oak Hill Academy was more than a basketball decision.
Of course, Oak Hill's renowned team is the foremost reason. Were Williams a scholarship...
| Jul 30, 2012
"She has changed the way we think about pain."
Hospice practitioners, physicians, compounding pharmacists, nurses and medical students all attest to the influence of Maureen Carling in their approach to pain management.
An English-born nurse and hospice...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 11:36 AM
As expected, no players from the University of Virginia had to deal with what would've been one of the ultimate athletic emotional swings - getting eliminated from NCAA tournament play late Sunday night, only to be chosen Monday in the opening round of...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 5:51 PM
For a guy from Newport News with no family ties to Houston, it might be unreasonable to think anything related to a professional sports franchise in the Texas city would do much for him.
Yet, when Woodside High graduate Terrell Joyce got a phone call...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Three-sport standouts Aaron Mundy of Hampton High School and Jackie Pratt of Middlesex were named Daily Press-The Times Herald male and female Athlete of the Year at Thursday night's spring sports banquet.
The six nominees had to wait until the final...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Former University of Virginia star lacrosse player George Huguely was convicted Wednesday of second-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend, Yeardley Love.
Huguely, who did not display any emotion when the verdict was read, also was convicted of...