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  • Jacob Brown

    Local athlete signs with U.S. Coast Guard Academy

    On Wednesday, February 5, 2014, Jacob Morgan Brown officially signed his letter of intent to play football for the United States Coast Guard Academy. Brown has gained recognition for his athletic gifts as well as his reputation as an extraordinary leader, scholar, student and role model. He has maintained a 3.92 GPA throughout high school and will accept an academic and football scholarship from the Coast Guard Academy valued at $378,000.

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    Conference 1 & 9 gymnastics tournament at Bayside; Kellam, Cox stand out

    Today the conference 1 and 9 Gymnastics Tournament was held at Bayside High School. There were 10 teams competing but everyone had their eyes locked on the Kellam Knights AND Cox Falcons. Both teams had their share of standouts. Maddie Smith, from the defending state champion Kellam Knights, lit up the competition in the floor event. Alli Lepkowski also had a good day for Kellam as she drew high scores from her performance on bars. For the Cox Falcons, Jiill Holwick and Bailee Adams more than held their own with strong performances in the beams and […]

  • W&M vs Northeastern

    The Tribe win first game in history at Northeastern

    The William and Mary men’s basketball team turned in a dominant first-half performance on the way to a historic 82-70 victory over Northeastern on Saturday night at Matthews Arena. W&M scored the first eight points of the game and continued to grow the lead to 45-18 at the half. In the 109-year history of Tribe basketball, it marked the program’s first win in the city of Boston, and first at Northeastern in seven tries.

  • ODU women

    Lady Monarchs come from behind to beat Marshall 65-52 in OT

    NORFOLK, Va. – The Old Dominion University women’s basketball team scored 10 consecutive points at the end of regulation to force overtime and then the first nine points in OT to pull off the come from behind victory over Marshall, 65-52, on Saturday night in front of a crowd of 2,740 at the Ted Constant Convocation Center. via: odusports.com

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    William & Mary at Drexel at the buzzer 68-66

    WILLIAMSBURG, VA – Check out the game highlights from William and Mary men’s basketball’s thrilling 68-66 win at Drexel on Saturday. Trailing by one point with 8.1 seconds left, junior guard Marcus Thornton went the length of the court and knocked down the game-winning 3-pointer at the buzzer to propel the Tribe to the victory. W&M scored the opening 10 points of the second half to rally from a nine-point halftime deficit, and then used an 11-point spurt to rebound […]

  • Admirals

    Penguins slip past Admirals in shootout 2-1

    NORFOLK, VA – The Norfolk Admirals allowed a goal in the eighth round of the shootout Friday night and lost to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, 2-1 at Scope. Despite the loss, Norfolk earns three of four points on the weekend against the Penguins.

  • ODU v Tulane

    Monarchs Get Alumni Night Win Over Tulane, 70-64

    NORFOLK, VA — ODU sophomore Keenan Palmore hit five free throws and junior Dimitri Batten added two in the last minute of play to lift the Monarchs (10-10/4-1) to a 70-64 C-USA win over Tulane (11-10/3-3) Saturday night at the Ted Constant Convocation Center on Basketball Alumni and Coaches vs. Cancer Night. The Monarchs are tied with UTEP for third, both are 4-1, while Southern Miss and Louisiana Tech are 5-1. League results are listed below. The Monarchs hit the road […]

  • Herbert Lee Riddick Jr

    Update: Missing Suffolk man located by family

    UPDATE: Herbert Lee Riddick, Jr., who was reported missing on Jan. 6th, has been found police tell NewsChannel 3.  They say he was found by family members at a motel in Portsmouth Wednesday.  No other details have been released.  Suffolk, Va – The Suffolk Police Department is seeking assistance from the public in locating a man that was reported missing by his family on January 6, 2014. Herbert Lee Riddick, Jr., age 49, was last seen in the area of Nansemond Parkway/Beamons Mill on January […]

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    “The Royal Ballet Series 2014 Cinema Season” returns to select U.S. movie theaters

    The Royal Ballet is making a grand return. The world-renowned “Royal Ballet 2014 Cinema Season” will take place at more than 330 select U.S. theatres, including three in the Hampton Roads. NCM Fathom Events, Arts Alliance Media, and Mr. Wolf will be presenting the Royal Ballet as three special one-night cinema events. The series begins with the haunting tale of betrayal and enduring love with “Giselle” on Monday, January 27. “Giselle” reunites Principal guest Artist Carlos Acosta, as Count Albrecht […]

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    Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation job fairs

    Looking for a job that is fun with competitive wages and flexible hours? Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation’s job fairs might have what you’re looking for! No reservation is needed. All you have to do is come in and talk to their recruitment staff.  During your time you’ll learn about the City of Virginia Beach’s application process, and get tips for completing and submitting applications that will get noticed by supervisors, as well as talk to the staff to discover […]

  • Winter Wellness Week at Primeplus Norfolk Senior Center

    Norfolk, VA – Primeplus Norfolk Senior Center is offering Hampton Roads residents Winter Wellness Week. Members are invited to participate in one of many Primeplus exercise programs. The classes are designed for those actively involved or are just beginning to workout. Some of the wellness classes include: yoga, ballroom dancing, Stretch, Flex and Tone classes, pool walking and balance and agility classes. The offer is good between January 21 – 24, and is limited one friend per member on select classes. The annual […]

  • AT&T open house in Norfolk, 20 available jobs

    AT&T will host an open house on Tuesday, January 7 to help fill 20 available jobs in the Hampton Roads area. AT&T wants to make aware to those interested that its members receive plenty of support and benefits. The event will take place at 1119 N Military Hwy, Norfolk VA, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Veterans are especially encouraged to apply.