| Jan 23, 2012
| 12:33 PM
Herbert Carter and Mildred Hemmons had no time for dating in the early months of 1942.
He was training to become a member of the Tuskegee Airmen, the nation's first military program for African-American pilots.
She was the bold, daring woman who...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 2:01 PM
Police have identified a boy killed in a Franklin County crash on Monday.
UPDATED 5 p.m. Tuesday:
Zachary Ian Parsons was 17 and a student at Franklin County High School.
The car Zachary Parsons was in came to rest off of Route 122 or Booker T....
| Feb 1, 2012
| 7:28 PM
List of football players who signed national letters of intent with Kansas State on Wednesday, with name, position, height, weight, school and hometown:
Dante Barnett, ath, 6-1, 175, Booker T. Washington HS, Tulsa, Okla.
Tavarius Bender, qb, 6-...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 9:34 AM
KECOUGHTAN (2-0, 1-0) VS. PHOEBUS (2-0, 1-0)
WHEN: 7 p.m.
WHERE: Darling Stadium.
LAST FIVE MEETINGS: Phoebus is 5-0 with an average victory a collective score of 198-7. Won 22-7 last year.
THE BUZZ: Kecoughtan coach Alonzo Coley and defensive...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 5:42 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — JayQuan Lassiter ran for 135 yards and two touchdowns while Tyris Walker ran for 105 and one score as Woodside survived a frantic final six minutes to defeat Warwick 27-21 in Peninsula District football at Todd Stadium on Thursday...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 1:24 PM
From 2009-11, Denbigh finished among the bottom two in rushing and among the top two in passing each year in the Peninsula District standings. The disparity was never greater than last season, when the Patriots averaged 59 yards rushing (10th) and 159.8...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 9:20 PM
Kecoughtan 41, Warwick 30
Gloucester 35, Menchville 0
Mostly public schools
Abingdon 10 Happy Valley (TN) 0
Albemarle 37 Orange 0
Altavista 35 Gretna 14
Amherst County 35 Rockbridge County 21
| Sep 28, 2012
| 9:24 PM
(compiled by VirginiaPreps.com)
Granby 21 Wilson 20
Hampton 42 Denbigh 0
Heritage (Newport News) 30 Woodside 26
Alleghany 47 James River (Buchanan) 26
Altavista 48 William Campbell 33
Amelia County 35 Randolph-Henry 21...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 11:50 PM
7 a.m. Golf: Open Championship third round (in England).--ESPN
7:30 a.m. Tennis: Men’s Hamburg semifinals.--Tennis Channel
8 a.m. Cycling: Tour de France stage 19 (Bonneval to Chartres).--NBC Sports Net.
8 a.m. Motorsports: Qualifying...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Most people know that February is Black History Month. Many have heard of many famous and important contributors to the advancement of this great nation, such as Frederick Douglass, Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr., Thurgood Marshall and many others....
| Feb 27, 2012
| 2:39 PM
More than 1,000 high school freshmen, sophomores and juniors participated in Saturday’s Nike Football SPARQ Combine, but just one player was able to distance himself from the crowded field.
Matthew Thomas, a linebacker out of Booker T. Washington...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 1:32 PM
The 2012 Peninsula District football schedule has been finalized, and once again the old rivals — Hampton vs. Phoebus — will meet in Week 10. Despite objections from both sides.
The Phantoms will go into the year as the four-time defending...