| Jun 18, 2011
| 7:06 PM
100 Christal Peterson | Phoebus | senior: She had the second-best time in the state this spring, 11.67, and finished second in the Group AAA state meet.
200 Peterson: Repeat above. Second-best time in the state in 24.12. Second-place finish...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 12:29 PM
An Iowa man has been sentenced to 205 years in prison for sexually assaulting three women in two robberies in the Jeffery Manor and Morgan Park neighborhoods, according to prosecutors and court records.
Larry Price, 31, was sentenced Wednesday by Cook...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 8:19 AM
| Apr 3, 2012
| 8:09 AM
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute released their 3rd annual County Health Rankings on Tuesday morning.
In Virginia, out of 131 localities ranked, three in the region landed in the top 10:...
| May 20, 2012
| 12:50 AM
Peninsula District semifinals (at War Memorial Stadium):
No. 5 Kecoughtan vs. No. 1 Menchville, 4
No. 3 Woodside vs. No. 2 Hampton, 7
Tri-Rivers District semifinals (at Franklin):
No. 3 vs. No. 2 (likely Sussex Central vs. Surry...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 1:03 PM
When Legory O’Loughlin graduated from his Iowa high school in 1920, he received an unusual graduation gift, a trip to California. While here, he was attracted by the state’s booming potential and three years later he came back to stay. ”...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 6:15 AM
Beaver Dam Creek (June 26, 1862)
Commanders: Union Brig. Gen. Fitz John Porter; Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee
Forces Engaged: Armies (Union - 15,631; Confederate - 16,356)
Casualties (est.): 1,700 total (Union - 400; Confederate - 1,300)
| Jun 27, 2012
| 10:11 AM
The East-West showdown in football is the highlight of every Virginia High School Coaches Association All-Star week. The East’s fortunes in this year’s game will depend mightily on the performance of the Peninsula District, which put nine...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 7:35 AM
The Yorktown Power Station and Chesapeake Energy Center, the two largest coal-fired power plants in Hampton Roads, burn on average 6,700 tons of coal every day.
The plants, which date to the 1950s, create enough electricity for 260,000 households. Yet...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 8:01 PM
You are cordially invited to a special coming-out party — the release of Norfolk Botanical Garden's three motherless eaglets, now grown and ready to head back into the wild.
The event, open to the public, happens at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 27, at...
| Jul 4, 2010
With her head and neck arched forward and her arms outstretched behind her, Diane Kleen steels herself for a curious test of perseverance.
As someone nearby shouts, "Go!" her tensed muscles relax. She teeters toward the table in front of her, and an...
| Aug 27, 2008
Woman's Club of Williamsburg. 11:30 a.m. select Wednesdays, Ford's Colony Club House, 1 Ford's Colony Drive, Williamsburg. Luncheon meetings. Membership information: 229-7242.
Alliance on Mental Illness regular meeting. 7 p.m. third...