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  • Donate school supplies with World Vision

    Donate school supplies with World Vision
    Humanitarian organization World Vision is in the ninth year of its "School Tools for Kids in Need" program. It aims to help the estimated 58,000 local area kids who will start the school year lacking the basic school supplies they need to get the most...
  • It's A Gray Area: We should be skeptical of our government

    People in our country mostly seem to possess an innate faith in government. Probably that has evolved because, while our governments generally are unnecessarily expensive, wasteful and intrusive, they have not been overtly corrupt like so many others...
  • Hansen: Indelible stories behind the art

    Hansen: Indelible stories behind the art
    Picasso probably had this problem. People just didn't get it. It was complicated and uncomfortable. Nowadays, the experience of art has not changed much. You may pass by a piece in a gallery window and immediately recoil — "what is that?"...
  • Thursday's 12/20 local schedule (updated Thurs. AM with ODU women's basketball)

    COLLEGES Men’s basketball Virginia Wesleyan at Wesley, 4 Fisher (of Boston) at Apprentice, 5 Northern Kentucky at Hampton, 7 Women’s basketball Toledo Invitational first round (in Ohio): Prairie View A&M vs. Hampton, 4:30 Evansville at Toledo,...
  • Sports TV and radio: Thursday's 12/20 log (updated Thurs. AM with ODU women's basketball)

    Sports TV and radio: Thursday's 12/20 log (updated Thurs. AM with ODU women's basketball)
    5 a.m.    Soccer: UEFA Champions League draw special.--Fox Soccer Ch. 11:30 a.m.    Football: Oct. 1997: Bethel vs. Hampton.--LSC 48 2:30 p.m.    Basketball: 1985: Phoebus girls vs. Kecoughtan.-- LSC 48 4 p.m.    Softball: May 1995: Bethel vs. Booker T....
  • Wednesday's local college basketball roundup: ODU women go to 7-1 by winning at UNLV

    The Old Dominion women's superlative start continued Wednesday night as they beat UNLV 85-67 in the first round of the six-team World Vision Classic in Las Vegas. Jackie Cook scored 23 points in 29 minutes to lead ODU (7-1), while Shae Kelley had 14...
  • Friday's 12/21 local schedule (updated Thurs. PM with women's basketball pairings)

    COLLEGES Men’s basketball Salisbury at William and Mary, 7 Women’s basketball William and Mary at N.C. A&T, noon Toledo Invitational (in Ohio): Third-place game (Hampton vs. Evansville), 4:30 Championship game (Prairie View A&M at Toledo), 7...
  • Sports TV and radio: Friday's 12/21 log (updated Thurs. AM)

    Sports TV and radio: Friday's 12/21 log (updated Thurs. AM)
    11 a.m.    Baseball: May 2002: Kecoughtan vs. Phoebus.--LSC 48 1:30 p.m.    Basketball: March 1991: Kempsville girls vs. Phoebus.-- LSC 48 3 p.m.    Football: Nov. 2005: Phoebus vs. Bethel.-- LSC 48 6 p.m.    Football: Dec. 2009: Hanover vs. Phoebus.--...
  • Thursday's college women's basketball roundup: No. 22 Texas A&M withstands ODU comeback

    Despite their eye-opening comeback in the second half, the Old Dominion women were dogged by Kelsey Bone. Bone, a junior center, scored a career-high 33 points as she shot 15-for-18 from the floor to guide No. 22 Texas A&M past ODU 78-55 on the second...
  • Friday's local women's college basketball roundup: ODU eases past Alabama A&M, moves to 8-2

    Old Dominion (8-2) completed a 2-1 stay at the World Vision Classic in Las Vegas with a 75-46 romp Friday past Alabama A&M (1-8). Jackie Cook, who needed a hospital visit Thursday night to receive intravenous fluids, bounced back with 25 points in 20...
  • Around Town: Christmas around the world

    Old World Village held the 11th annual International Celebration of Christmas and live Nativity play on Dec. 2. The money raised from proceeds and donations will benefit World Vision, a Christian humanitarian organization. Bell choir "Beach City...
  • Wednesday's 12/19 local schedule (updated Tuesday AM)

    COLLEGES Women’s basketball Chowan at Norfolk State, 6 World Vision Classic (in Las Vegas): Kansas State vs. Texas A&M, 3:30 Notre Dame vs. Alabama A&M, 6 Old Dominion at UNLV, 8:30 HIGH SCHOOLS Boys basketball Jamestown at Lafayette, 7...