| Sep 19, 2013
The 23607 ZIP code encompasses Newport News city offices, a swath of land occupied by the shipyard, and the ribbon of a residential area along a length of Jefferson Avenue. It also is home to the greatest concentration in the region of those living with...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 11:05 PM
William and Mary at Hampton, 7
William and Mary at North Carolina, 7
Old Dominion at Maryland, 7
Randolph at Virginia Wesleyan, 6
VCU Shootout (at Hermitage Country...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:49 AM
The Virginia Board of Education unanimously approved on Thursday a grading system that will assign letter grades to schools based on the percentages of students demonstrating proficiency, academic growth and college and career readiness.
| Oct 28, 2013
| 11:01 AM
A teenage killer convicted in the 1992 slayings of her father and sister in Gloucester County has been denied parole, meaning she will remain imprisoned at least until her next hearing before the Virginia Parole Board in 2016.
Jennifer C. Kszepka, 37,...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:18 AM
If you happen to have a child with a Santa fixation, here's some opportunities to satiate that wee one's appetite.
Gloucester Parks, Recreation and Tourism has volunteered to help Santa with his mail, said a spokeswoman. County youth ages 12 and under...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 11:23 AM
The Virginia Supreme Court heard about 10 minutes of argument from Gloucester County Attorney Ted Wilmot on Tuesday in a case that arose out of a property rights issue in Ware Neck.
The three-judge panel will decide if the case should be heard by the...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Gloucester and Mathews counties need volunteer drivers to take disabled American veterans to doctor appointments at Veterans Administration hospitals in Hampton and Richmond.
Applicants are required to have a valid driver's license, present a copy of...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 7:29 AM
A splendid collection of Revolutionary War artifacts unearthed in Gloucester Point will be put on public display to commemorate the Battle of the Hook event.
The artifacts include a British bayonet and .69 caliber musket balls -- .69 caliber! -- a...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:18 PM
U.S. Collegiate Athletic Association Nationals (at Penn State Blue Course; including Apprentice)
Alcorn State Invitational (in Mississippi; including Hampton)
Oglethorpe Royal Lakes Invitational (in Atlanta; including Christopher...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 4:17 PM
The national debate over health insurance has added a layer of complexity for veterans seeking medical care, so it pays to know your options.
The Hampton VA Medical Center is reaching out to former service members in southeastern Virginia to inform them...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 10:28 PM
Christopher Newport at Southern Virginia, 5
Norfolk State at VCU, 7
Virginia Wesleyan at N.C. Wesleyan, 4
Christopher Newport at Southern Virginia, 6
| Oct 12, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Gretchen Hines schedules a weekly date with her husband, Jay, to make sure the couple has some time to reconnect.
And then there are those weeks when date night transforms into a trip to Walmart, complete with pouring rain, skinned knees, questions...