| Oct 1, 2010
| 3:14 PM
For many family farmers, harvest is the busiest time of the year, leaving little time to actually cook what they grow.
Consequently, many of them rely on recipes that are quick, simple and often ready to feed a crowd.
We recently asked busy farmers ...
| Sep 17, 2010
| 7:34 PM
Dominick Barbour recovered a fumble in the fourth quarter and ran it 72 yards for the go-ahead score in Charles City's 28-27 win at West Point.
A two-point conversion from Trevor Jones sealed the win for the Panthers. Jones had 9 carries for 48 yards,...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| 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:...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 6:23 PM
Phoebus 59, Warwick 7
Woodside 42, Menchville 3
Lafayette 49, Brunswick 12
Park View (South Hill) 35 Jamestown 28 OT
Granby 45, Great Bridge 9
Western Branch 27, Norcom 13
Hampton Roads Academy 34, Chincoteague 7
| Aug 4, 2012
| 6:55 AM
Smokey was first used as a poster character Aug. 9, 1944, and is one of the most widely recognized characters in the world. An animal artist specializing in drawing dogs, Albert Staehle was the first artist to render Smokey, and his Smokey had long, silky...