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Bethel track star set to wrap up storied high school career before heading to SEC  WAVY-TV

EJ Richardson intends to put his name right next to Lashawn Merritt's and Francena McCorory's.



Bethel High School Mega reunion 2018  Daily Press

50 years after its first entering class, the Bethel High School is celebrating a half a century of high and lows, accomplishments and challenges with a week long ...



Notre Dame's Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah has all the attributes to be wrecking ball at rover  Indianapolis Star

SOUTH BEND – Rarely has a position title fit so well for a player as “rover” does for Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah. Dating to his earliest days playing youth ...



Bethel High School to hold mega reunion next week  13newsnow.com WVEC

Hampton's Bethel High School will hold a mega reunion Aug. 20 through Aug. 26.



Over $19,000 awarded to Hampton schools  WTKR News 3

HAMPTON, Va. – Six Hampton schools and district programs have been awarded $19,150 through the Community Knights, Inc quarterly GIFT grant program.



Audience: Bethel High School Mega Reunion  WAVY-TV

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Our studio audience today was from the Bethel High School Mega Reunion and it's happening all this week in Hampton!



Man shot while sitting in vehicle at Bethel High School in Hampton  WAVY-TV

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) -- A man was hit by a stray bullet from an exchange of gunfire Wednesday as he sat in a vehicle parked at Bethel High School in ...



NCAA rules ODU’s Dajour Dickens, former Bethel H.S. standout, immediately eligible  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. – The NCAA granted Dajour Dickens a Legislative Relief Waiver on Tuesday afternoon, allowing the 7-foot Providence transfer to be eligible for ...



Nothing New About Rover For Owusu-Koramoah  247Sports

You name it, as a senior defensive standout at Bethel High School (Hampton, Va.), Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah was asked to do it. A safety in run support.



Flooding reported inside Bethel High School building  WAVY-TV

A spokesperson with Hampton City Schools says there has been flooding at Bethel High School.



Police to increase security at 2 Hampton schools as precaution after threats made on social media  WTKR News 3

Police will increase security and two Hampton high schools after threats have been circulating social media.



Hampton students pick career pathways from ship design to culinary arts  Daily Press

The pathways fall under 16 small learning communities collectively known as the Academies of Hampton, the effort to transform the city's four high schools using ...



Former Bethel H.S. standout transfers into ODU men’s hoops program  WTKR News 3

7-footer Dajour Dickens, a top five recruit in Virginia last year, transfers from Providence College to ODU.



Super Bowl-winning alum Shaun Gayle visits Bethel  Daily Press

Former Chicago Bears safety Shaun Gayle visited to his alma mater Bethel High School on Wednesday morning to celebrate both his and the school's Super ...



Peninsula-area students, guardians: Here are new names, dates you need to know for first day of school  Daily Press

School starts Tuesday for thousands of students across Virginia, and with that comes new faces in school offices and other changes. Here's what you need to ...



Bethel High student arrested for alleged teacher assault  WAVY-TV

A Bethel High School student is in custody after being accused of assaulting a teacher last Thursday.



Bethel football coach follows his passion with career switch  Daily Press

William Beverley left his position as principal at Phoebus High School to make the switch to the sideline as head football coach for Bethel, his alma mater.



Hampton native Mike London tapped as William & Mary’s new head football coach  WTKR News 3

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – Mike London will be the new head football coach of the William & Mary Tribe, bringing the Hampton Roads native back to the area.



Hampton freshmen commit to graduate in 2021  Daily Press

Members of the inaugural Academies of Hampton freshmen cohort committed to graduate in 2021 with the skills they need to continue after high school during a ...



Pet-friendly emergency shelters you can choose ahead of Hurricane Florence  WTKR News 3

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. - Thousands have been told to evacuate on the Outer Banks and Eastern Shore and in Hampton Roads ahead of Hurricane Florence.



Bethel High School student dies from brain aneurysm  wtkr.com

Family and friends are remembering the life of Bethel High School Sophomore Arnise Scott.



Hampton University hosting annual gala for Proton Therapy Institute patients  Daily Press

Hampton University is hosting its seventh Gala for Hope on Saturday, with proceeds benefiting patients at its Proton Therapy Institute. This year's theme is “Give ...



‘Elite’ defensive tackle Ricky Walker leaves his mark on Virginia Tech’s program  Roanoke Times

BLACKSBURG – The Ricky Walker shaped hole on Virginia Tech's defensive line next season isn't going to be easy to fill.



Hampton changes involve remaking its four high schools into career academies  Daily Press

When school starts Sept. 5, Hampton teenagers will enter newly revamped freshman classes that will ask them to start making decisions that could impact the ...



Former Bethel wrestler returns to Bruins as coach  Daily Press

Former Bethel High wrestler Jared Corbett never imagined himself as a coach until his alma mater needed one. Just before the start of last se.



Sportswrap Vault: 1993, Allen Iverson at Bethel High School  WAVY-TV

The Sportswrap Vault goes back to 1993 when Allen Iverson was at Bethel High School in Hampton.



Hampton City Schools announces Teachers of the Year award winners  WTKR News 3

The three candidates for Hampton City Schools Citywide Teacher of the Year, which will be announced at the districts school board meeting on May 2.



Fighting opioid crisis, Virginia Beach schools are using drug curriculum starting in 1st grade  Virginian-Pilot

The number of opioid-related deaths is soaring. In Virginia, the death total surpassed 1100 last year, topping the state's number of traffic fatalities. Local school ...



Hampton Roads remains under coastal flood warning; Gov. Northam advises Virginians to stay off the road as Hurricane Florence approaches landfall  Daily Press

The predicted rainfall for Hurricane Florence has decreased, but dangerous flooding is still expected, according to the National Weather *Service*.



Hampton turns to Hampton Roads Transit to provide transportation option  Daily Press

One of the biggest speed bumps in the ongoing transformation of Hampton's high schools into academies focused on career and college pathways is how to ...



Teenager sentenced in Hampton fatal wreck  WAVY-TV

A 19-year-old York County man was sentenced Wednesday in a fatal wreck that dates back six months.



Basketball legend Allen Iverson to visit Newport News  Daily Press

Allen Iverson, the Bethel High School graduate who rose to professional basketball fame, will visit Hampton Roads to donate gifts to kids at the Boys and Girls ...



This Guy Plays Notre Dame Football: #30 Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah  One Foot Down

Here at OFD, we want to take the time this summer to highlight the players on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team. We're hoping to help everyone gain ...



Godwin's Britton Wilson runs two record-book times at The VA Showcase  Richmond.com

Britton Wilson, a senior at Mills Godwin, posted two of the nation's all-time best performances in high school indoor track this weekend at The VA Showcase in ...



How Richmond's Rodney Robinson became a finalist for National Teacher of the Year  Richmond.com

Rodney Robinson was months from graduating when his Spanish teacher referred to him and other students of color in class as the “peanut gallery” — the worst ...



Iverson helps fund new basketball court at Newport News Boys and Girls Club he once attended  Daily Press

Allen Iverson returned to the Boys and Girls Club in the Southeast Community of Newport News to open a basketball court he and Reebok helped fund.



Peninsula-area high schools offer more than English and math  Daily Press

Long gone are the days where a student shows up to high school, signs up for the academic courses required for graduation and leaves it at that.



Hampton one of 26 communities undergoing academy transformation  Daily Press

Hampton City Schools may be drastically overhauling its high school curriculum and structure, revamping students' learning to focus on career and college-prep ...



Allen Iverson returns to Hampton Roads to host, mentor top high school players  wtkr.com

The star player will host 24 of the nation's top high school seniors for the three-day event.



Voters take to the polls for Hampton, Newport News, Smithfield elections  Daily Press

Voters in Newport News, Hampton and Smithfield are selecting today — Tuesday, May 1 — who they believe should represent them at the local government ...



Barbara Pearson Stortz Jobe, 89, retired from TNCC  Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

Barbara Pearson Stortz Jobe, widow of John Thomas Jobe III, died Sunday, April 21, 2019. Born July 8, 1929, in Newport News, she was the daughter of the…



Community wants more resources for heroin addicts before it's too late  WAVY-TV

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) -- More than 40 people have overdosed from heroin in Hampton since the start of the year, according to police, who say it's part of a ...



Cities across Virginia, North Carolina prepare for Hurricane Florence  13newsnow.com WVEC

Cities across Hampton Roads and the Outer Banks are preparing for Hurricane Florence.



Two shelters open in Hampton as residents prepare for Florence  WAVY-TV

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Stores in the region were busy again Tuesday as people searched for some of those must-have items. Plus, people are heading to ...



Teachers, We Don't Have to Be Martyrs  Education Week

It's necessary for teachers to set boundaries between their home and work lives and advocate for themselves, writes Natashia Hill.



For the NFL, Hampton Roads has been a pipeline for top-tier talent  The Undefeated

HAMPTON, Virginia — It'd clearly been a while since Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin had seen those red-white-and-blue Patriots jerseys. No, not the ...



Living in Hampton Roads: Famous people, places & things  Daily Press

People, places and things that make Hampton Roads famous: Presidents, celebrities and more.



Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah jumps at his upcoming opportunity at Notre Dame  Notre Dame Insider

Versatile athlete recruited to play new rover position on Irish defense.



Hampton city officials remind residents to stay alert during Florence  WAVY-TV

Even as Hurricane Florence seems to be heading south, officials in Hampton want residents to still be prepared.



Lyft offering free rides to Virginia residents heading to evacuation shelters  13newsnow.com WVEC

Lyft is providing free rides — up to $15 — to residents heading to official evacuation shelters, the Virginia Department of Emergency Management said on social ...



Mayor pitches modern vision for Hampton, touts growing business, career academies  Daily Press

Hampton Mayor Donnie Tuck painted a glitzy picture of the city's future Tuesday — complete with a vibrant downtown, a lively waterfront and high-tech industry ...



Police: 113 school threats, 52 arrests in Hampton Roads since Parkland shooting  WAVY-TV

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) — Police departments across the region have investigated 113 threats at schools and arrested 52 juveniles since the Feb.



Dajour Dickens leaves PC hoop program  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE – Dajour Dickens' short-lived basketball career at Providence College is over. Dickens, a 7-foot center who redshirted last year as a freshman, ...



Penn State assistant David Corley, Howard coach Mike London on W&M's radar?  Richmond.com

It seems probable that William & Mary's next football coach will have some experience at the college because its academic standards and general culture set it ...



Class 3 boys basketball quarterfinal: Culpeper no match for Phoebus  Fredericksburg.com

HAMPTON—Much of the Culpeper boys basketball team's season has read like a Cinderella story.



Hampton Cup Regatta returns for 92nd running  Daily Press

Fort Monroe hosts the 92nd Hampton Cup Regatta.



ISU inks transfer point guard Bacote | Indiana State Sports | tribstar.com  Terre Haute Tribune Star

Indiana State's men's basketball team signed Maryland-Eastern Shore transfer Cam Bacote on Thursday. He won't be able to play until the 2019-20 season.



Watch 3rd ranked, undefeated Notre Dame play Navy LIVE on News 3  WTKR News 3

Live on News 3, Navy and Notre Dame continue longest continuous intersectional rivalry in college football.



Threats made against local schools; Norfolk police arrest student in one case  13newsnow.com

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- In the wake of last week's deadly school shooting in Florida, many school districts are reporting an increase in threats made on social ...



Allen Iverson isn't in the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame? Are you kidding?  Virginian-Pilot

Allen Iverson, the 11-time NBA All-Star from Hampton, hasn't even been nominated. He was the state player of the year in both football and basketball at Bethel ...



Mascot mania: Origin stories of local high school nicknames  Daily Press

Fans of Hampton High School football do not question donning crab-emblazoned paraphernalia. Crowds at Warhill football games are happy to have a ...



Inaugural Allen Iverson Roundball Classic tips-off  wtkr.com

Hampton native and Hall of Famer assembles top talent from across the country for high school showcase event.



Police investigating after social media threats target local schools  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. - Police are investigating several threats made towards local schools over the weekend. A concerned parent sent a screen shot of an Instagram ...



UPDATE: Hampton Spring Carnival closes early after shooting kills one teen and injures others  wtkr.com

City officials have decided to close the Hampton Coliseum Spring Carnival a week ahead of schedule after five teenagers were shot just outside the gate, killing ...



Hampton umpire Troy Fullwood, a man of many hats, heads to College World Series  Daily Press

Troy Fullwood, whose career as an umpire began in Mallory Little League and has included every level since, is like that. He remembers not only the moments ...



National Signing Day 2017: Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah is Irish!  One Foot Down

Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah has just announced that he will be signing a National Letter of Intent with the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, spurning a late push from ...



Take a look at how Hampton Roads represented in the past 49 Super Bowls!  wtkr.com

The Super Bowl High School Honor Roll celebrates the high schools and communities that have contributed to Super Bowl history.



Hampton man suspected in serial murders  WAVY-TV

Though police have not released a name, multiple sources say a Hampton man is suspected as the New Britain serial killer.



Mike London is upbeat about his uphill battle to rebuild Howard University football  Virginian-Pilot

As a Richmond police detective, Mike London escaped death only by chance. He was working an undercover beat, wearing a beard, long hair and an earring ...



No, you can’t take your pets to just any hotel or shelter during a hurricane  WAVY-TV

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Animal advocates are pushing back against a viral social media post that suggests pets are welcome at all shelters during an ...



Why Small Businesses Matter in Bethel: Artista Beauty Studios  HamletHub

WhySmallBusinessesMatter in #Bethel 3 questions with Artista Beauty Studios. You're IT Britt's Nail Bar!



Longtime friend of accused serial killer speaks to 10 On Your Side  WAVY-TV

The close friend of a local man connected to 7 murders in Connecticut talked to 10 On Your side about growing up with him.



Windsor High School 2017 Graduation  Daily Press

Windsor High School Salutatorian Hannah Weisenburger told her classmates to enjoy life as it happens, instead of waiting for the next big event.



Lawyer launches bid to become Hampton's commonwealth's attorney  Daily Press

A local attorney has launched a bid to become Hampton's top prosecutor. Nicholas "Nick" Hobbs announced late Wednesday that he will challenge Hampton ...



Allen Iverson planned on playing football at Notre Dame  SportingNews.com

Allen Iverson and Lou Holtz would have been really great—or really terrible at Notre Dame.



Hampton's Khalil Shareef has walked the long, hard road toward forgiveness  Daily Press

HAMPTON — Before a crowd of football players at Bethel High School, Khalil R. Shareef opened up his heart, his life, his wounded past.



Agent: Iverson invites McClung to all-star showcase  Bristol Herald Courier

One of the icons Mac McClung could soon overtake in the Virginia High School League record book is an admirer of Gate City's high-flying phenom.



At long last, the future is now for Virginia Tech defensive lineman Ricky Walker  Virginian-Pilot

The redshirt junior from Bethel High started four games in two seasons. But during preparations for last season's Belk Bowl, coach Justin Fuente told him he ...



Shutdown hits home: Local TSA agents get food donations  Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

NEWPORT NEWS — The partial government shutdown has affected thousands of workers nationwide causing some workers to apply for unemployment, hold ...



REGION 2D BOYS: McClung breaks Iverson's scoring record in Gate City win  Bristol Herald Courier

Despite an unusually tough first half, Mac McClung finally got The Answer and Gate City's boys basketball team kept motoring on Wednesday.



It's Back to School Day in Hampton Roads!  13newsnow.com

It's that time again: time for your kids to head back to school for another successful year! 13News Now was there as students started a new year Tuesday.



Three vying for Newport News South District council seat  Daily Press

A Newport News School Board member and a community activist are running to unseat Councilwoman Saundra Cherry from the South District.



Hampton Roads Omega Psi Phi chapter hosts beach extravaganza fundraiser  Daily Press

A local chapter of the Omega Psi Phi fraternity will host the Hampton Roads Beach Extravaganza, a two day scholarship fundraiser in Hampton this weekend.



Former U.Va. captain Rijo Walker joins College Football Playoff team  Daily Press

Rijo Walker earned his undergraduate degree at Virginia in 3 1/2 years. As a safety for the Cavaliers, he made the ACC's Academic Honor Roll before interning ...



Allen Iverson lone Virginian to be inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame  Richmond Free Press

Richmond's high schools got an early glimpse of Allen Iverson's athletic greatness. Before taking his talents to Georgetown University, the NBA and what will ...



Meet the 200 Virginians in the military who have died since 9/11  Virginian-Pilot

Since the Sept. 11 terror attacks, 200 people from Virginia have died while supporting military operations in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan. The Virginian-Pilot is ...



McAuliffe celebrates progress made in juvenile justice system in 'Family Day' at Bon Air  Richmond.com

Virginia's last remaining maximum-security juvenile prison felt like a family picnic on Sunday, as Gov. Terry McAuliffe measured one of his most ambitious policy ...



College notebook: Ex-UVa players continue to find a new home at JMU  Roanoke Times

The migration of football players from Virginia to James Madison continued when ex-UVa defensive lineman Juwan Moye enrolled at JMU for the second ...



VSU looking for another victory Saturday against Elizabeth City State  Richmond Free Press

Virginia State University's high-stepping marching band is known as the Trojan Explosion. But fans don't have to wait until halftime to enjoy the fireworks.



Longtime Newport News-based Miller Meats employee now owns the company  Daily Press

"Old-time butcher" Nicholas "Nick" Washington worked his way up as a longtime employee of Miller Meats. He now owns the meat supply company.



Monday: Rain, wind continues from Hurricane Sandy; Gov. McDonnell seeks federal emergency declaration  Daily Press

NEWPORT NEWS — Hampton Roads continued to feel the impact Monday afternoon of a mammoth hurricane churning toward the East Coast. Hurricane Sandy ...



Doughty college notebook: Ferrum matriarch remembered  Roanoke Times

Hank Norton, one of the most celebrated figures in Ferrum College history, was saddened earlier this month by the passing of another Ferrum Sports Hall of ...



Miller: Allen Iverson, always his own man, now is a Hall of Famer  Virginian-Pilot

Not many athletes can give you goose bumps, but I can distinctly remember feeling a chill watching Allen Iverson, who was elected to the Naismith Memorial ...



Headstrong: Inside why Warren Craft continued to return from debilitating concussions, until he couldn't anymore  The Daily Progress

Sitting in a dark on-campus apartment, lit only by early afternoon sunlight peering through the blinds, Craft is taking a break from packing before heading home.



Williamsburg picked as one of the top places to retire in US  Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

The small-town vibe, the variety of community events and quality healthcare are some of the reasons a national magazine has ranked Williamsburg as a top…



Allen Iverson Used His Hall Of Fame Induction To Brag About His ‘Greatest Ever’ Football Abilities  UPROXX

This weekend, Allen Iverson is joining one of the most illustrious Basketball Hall of Fame classes in history alongside Shaquille O'Neal, Yao Ming, Tom Izzo and ...



Take a look at Sydney McLaughlin's track and field career statistics  NJ.com

Sydney McLaughlin, who just finished her junior year at Union Catholic High School in Scotch Plains, is a New Jersey track and field legend. She owns several ...



Sydney McLaughlin of Union Catholic is the NJ.com girls indoor track and field Athlete of the Year for 2015-16  NJ.com

Sydney McLaughlin was a bit amused earlier this season when she saw that the national indoor record in the girls 400-meter run was 51.93. "I kind of just ...



Tuesday marks 20th anniversary of SE VA tornado outbreak  wtkr.com

On August 6, 1993, an outbreak of 18 tornadoes struck southeastern Virginia. This was the biggest tornado outbreak in Virginia history up to that point.



Who Won The Nation This Week? Rachel McArthur Sharpens Up For Millrose At Armory Track Invite  MileSplit

In a tuneup meet prior to competing in the Millrose Games mile next weekend, Patriot (VA) senior Rachel McArthur pick up some great momentum into her next ...



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