| Mar 28, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Virginia's first football game in Hampton Roads was in 1900 against North Carolina. The Cavaliers defeated the Tar Heels 17-0 in Norfolk.
Virginia's most recent contest in these parts was in 1976 against VMI, also in Norfolk. The Cavaliers lost 13-7.
| Apr 4, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Terri Williams-Flournoy built a women's college basketball power from virtual scratch. Her next challenge is to revive a former national championship contender.
A Hampton native and Phoebus High graduate, Williams-Flournoy was introduced Tuesday as...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Brittany Lincicome played in five of the seven LPGA tournaments staged at Kingsmill. Never contended. Never cracked the top 20. Never finished under par.
Guess who can't wait for the tour's September return to the Williamsburg resort after a two-year...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Of course Cristie Kerr loves Kingsmill. She played seven LPGA tournaments at the Williamsburg resort, winning twice, posting three other top-10 finishes and earning $953,610.
Nearly a million bucks for 28 rounds of golf? It's not Tiger-in-his-prime coin,...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 12:59 PM
Five of the last six U.S. Open golf champions were previously 0-for in majors. Curtis Strange believes the trend could well continue this week at Congressional Country Club near Washington, D.C.
A Hampton Roads native and ESPN analyst, Strange...
| Jul 30, 2011
If there's one juried show that Hampton Roads artists and art lovers alike should keep their eyes on, it's the Virginia Artists competition at the Charles H. Taylor Arts Center in Hampton.
Ever since replacing the faltering Bay Days exhibit in 2007, it's...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 2:06 PM
They didn't recognize one another at first. And really, how could they?
More than 15 years had passed. Back then, Tajama Abraham was an all-everything basketball player at Kecoughtan High. Jennifer Conrad was 5, dressed in school colors, and cheering for...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 12:49 PM
Tallahassee television station WCTV reported Wednesday that a Florida State student was arrested for printing and selling counterfeit tickets to Saturday's football game between the No. 4 Seminoles and No. 10 Clemson.
Legal issues notwithstanding, this...
| Sep 27, 2012
Brian Scott coordinates the Football Championship Subdivision's most prolific offense, and Saturday his Old Dominion air raid left fans, statisticians and New Hampshire's defense breathless.
Monarchs 64, Wildcats 61.
But like a rapper who chills with...
| Sep 29, 2012
Landscape painting has such wide and seemingly natural appeal today that it's hard to imagine a time when it didn't.
Yet for 1,000 years after the Roman Empire fell in 476, even the greatest artists treated the world around us as no more than a...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 3:52 PM
If you're of a certain age, like me, your childhood memories of food at school are sweet and sentimental.
Nothing was off the table, literally, including mystery treats that in grade school would magically appear on your desk after recess. Ours were left...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 7:18 PM
This month, many Virginia schools are benefiting from a pilot program that's bringing classical arts to the classroom via the Internet.
The Community Alliance for the Performing Arts Fund in Williamsburg is streaming performances of its annual...