| Sep 30, 2011
| 1:42 PM
It had been 18 years since Bubba Hooker was in charge on the sideline. That was at Lafayette, back when the Rams were struggling to stay afloat in the Peninsula District.
Today, he has the title of acting head coach at Bethel, which is off to a...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 9:52 PM
Jeff Nelson's halftime speech had to wait. Seven of his players were otherwise occupied as escorts in the homecoming ceremony.
But once they made it back to the locker room, for the few minutes that were left before the second half began, Nelson got into...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 9:18 PM
Senior Devon Still (Wilmington, Del.) has been added to the Chuck Bednarik Award Watch List, an honor presented annually to the nation's defensive player of the year by the Maxwell Football Club.
Still has been a significant force as the anchor of Penn...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 6:01 PM
After more than 24 years in the U.S. Supreme Court, former Justice Sandra Day O’Connor now strives to make civics and government more interesting for young children than it was for her growing up in El Paso, Texas.
“I was so sick of...
| May 14, 2011
| 12:21 PM
Nearly seven months have passed, yet there are moments it's all happening again. As he's drifting off to sleep, that play — a jet sweep coming right at him — flashes in his brain.
He can't watch a game on television anymore without...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 12:26 PM
Two years ago, Woodside came agonizingly close to winning its first-ever Peninsula District championship. The Wolverines went on to win 11 games and finish as Eastern Region runner-up, but something was missing.
Friday night, Woodside (7-0, 6-0) goes...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 7:44 PM
It's become common knowledge throughout the Eastern Region that Division 6 will be a bear this year. Plenty of teams with good records, maybe even very good records, might not make it.
That in mind, last week's loss to Kecoughtan left Bethel with a...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 5:43 PM
In a two-day swing, the temperature went from the mid-70s to the low-40s. Add a wet field and a misty rain, and you didn't have ideal playing conditions for football.
But Bethel toughed it out Saturday afternoon in a 31-0 win over Menchville at Todd...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:13 PM
An unexpected turn of events on Tuesday just moments before a weekly press conference was to be held with Penn State head football Coach Joe Paterno.
The University abruptly canceled the 12:30 press event saying only that due to the recent Sandusky...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:11 PM
A fine group of former athletes have been honored in two induction ceremonies of the Burbank High Athletic Hall of Fame since it was founded in 2008.
Names like Jeff Nelson, Cathy Ferguson, Paul Cameron, Christy Calderon, Ralph Botting, John Musich and...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 12:21 PM
At this stage of the game, Bubba Hooker had no interest in being a head coach again. They're the ones who must deal with the pressure and upset parents. Assistants can stand in the shadows.
But events worked out that way. And on Thursday, six weeks after...
| May 13, 2009
| 5:12 PM
HOLLYWOOD -- A local hospital has been fined $25,000 by the state after nurses failed to follow blood transfusion protocol and a patient died as a result.
A state Department of Public Health investigation found that in October 2008, a patient at...