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Photos: 2019 Prom Gallery  Times Reporter

Submitted photos from 2019 proms throughout the area. Buckeye Career Center kicked off the prom season April 6. If you have a prom photo you would like to ...

Student with medical emergency prompts lockdown at Kecoughtan HS  WAVY-TV

A student with a medical emergency prompted a lockdown Thursday morning at Kecoughtan High School.

Lafayette Pitcher Geo Rivera eyed for MLB Draft  Virginia Gazette

Lafayette senior Geo Rivera has been the pitcher for the Rams baseball team since his freshman year, and he's been offered a scholarship to play for Old ...

'Racist image' featuring Kecoughtan High School students investigated

HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- Hampton City Schools is investigating what Kecoughtan High School's principal described as a "racist image" that surfaced ...

Hampton City Schools hires slate of leaders  Daily Press

The Hampton School Board hired a slate of new leaders for the division during a meeting Wednesday night.

Hampton adds two academy options geared toward advanced learners  Daily Press

Two new options have been added to the Academies of Hampton lineup since it was first unveiled last December.

Gun confiscated from student at Kecoughtan High  WAVY-TV

Hampton City Schools sent out a notice saying that they confiscated a gun from a student at Kecoughtan High School.

All Peninsula-area school divisions best statewide graduation rate  Daily Press

Slightly more Virginia students completed high school on time this year, and York County posted the best graduation rate in the Peninsula area, according to ...

Man pleads guilty to sexual assault at Kecoughtan High School  Daily Press

A 21-year-old Hampton man pleaded guilty last week to sexually assaulting a fellow student at Kecoughtan High School in May 2013, and was sentenced to ...

First NFL training camp is unfor-Jet-able experience for Hampton’s Cannon  WTKR News 3

The New York Jets selected Kecoughtan High School product Trenton Cannon in the sixth round of 2018 NFL Draft.

Hampton to discuss solid waste fees in public hearings  WTKR News 3

The City of Hampton will be holding three public hearings in March to discuss raising the price of solid waste collection in the city by an extra $1.15 a week.

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 ...

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 ...

Hampton adds new school buses, special education training for drivers  Daily Press

Some students in Hampton will ride to school in September on new buses.

Police: Kecoughtan High bomb threat a hoax  WAVY-TV

Kecoughtan students were dismissed early Thursday while bomb squads investigated a threat that turned out to be a hoax.

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 ...

What are the Academies of Hampton?  Daily Press

Hampton City Schools is embarking on remaking its four high schools into the Academies of Hampton, small learning communities in which students focus their ...

Kecoughtan softball celebrates longtime coach Christman  Daily Press

HAMPTON — The Kecoughtan High softball team dedicated its field to former head coach and current assistant Mark Christman before Saturday's game agains.

Patriots Six-cess resonates in The 757 as pair of local coaches win Super Bowl LIII  WTKR News 3

Patriots assistant coaches Ivan Fears and Deron Mayo, newly minted Super Bowl champions, are natives of coastal Virginia.

Gloucester football beats Hampton for the first time, now playoff bound WVEC

GLOUCESTER, Va. (WVEC) — The Gloucester High School football team made a statement Monday night. The Dukes beat Hampton High School 16-13 on a ...

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 ...

Gov. Northam signs education bill to help military families

The bill, introduced by Sen. Mamie Locke, helps military families and says their children can stay at their public school through the end of the school year free of ...

Jones Magnet Middle School relocates students after small bathroom fire

Jones Magnet Middle school has evacuated students to Kecoughtan High School after a fire in a restroom.

Police investigating reports of threats made to local schools; 2 arrests made  WAVY-TV

Police are investigating a series of threats made to schools across the coverage area.

Thomas Christopher 'Tommy' Westfall, 23, employed with Huskey's Body Shop  Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

Thomas Christopher “Tommy” Westfall, 23, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. Tom was a 2013 graduate of Kecoughtan High School and worked for Huskey's Body ...

Hampton City Schools takes next step in high school transformation  Daily Press

Hampton City Schools was officially given the stamp of approval Thursday night on its ongoing transformation of its high schools.

Kecoughtan students' tiny house featured at Coastal Virginia Home and Garden Show  Daily Press

Kecoughtan High School students completed a whirlwind building project on a "tiny house" featured at the Coastal Virginia Home and Garden Show. Asked to ...

Hampton showcase will put local teen performers on stage  Daily Press

The producer of the ninth annual Teens Got Talent showcase in Hampton currently is lining up performers for this year's event, scheduled for Feb.

Local teen is part of a new wave in ocean sports  Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

HAMPTON — When Katlyn Tuttle is out surfing, she's still mostly surrounded by a sea of testosterone. Yet more often, she's not one of the only women or…

‘You don’t expect to bury your child’: Family of Hampton man gunned down speaks  WTKR News 3

HAMPTON, Va. - A Hampton family is in shock after a 19-year-old was gunned down while driving down U.S. 17 in North Carolina with two friends. They are ...

Portsmouth's I.C. Norcom gave this former U.S. ambassador the start he needed  Virginian-Pilot

Former ambassador Bismarck Myrick, 77, credits I.C. Norcom High School with providing him the foundation he needed to be successful. “My generation of ...

All Peninsula-area districts but Gloucester best statewide graduation, dropout rates  Daily Press

All Peninsula-area school divisions but Gloucester graduated a higher percentage of the members of the Class of 2017 than the statewide average, according to ...

Adidas offering to change Native American mascots at schools around Hampton Roads

The Kecoughtan High School Warriors, Indian River High School Braves, Kempsville High School Chiefs - what do all 3 of these schools have in common?

Husband arrested in death of Hampton woman reported missing in San Diego  Daily Press

The husband of a woman found floating in a Point Loma canal in 2016 — two years after she went missing — has been arrested in connection with her murder, ...

UVa-Wise victorious with Mitchell beating West Virginia Wesleyan, 35-14  Bristol Herald Courier

Victor Mitchell capped the best day of his college football career with a highlight-reel play.

'He would do anything for his kids.' Community reflects after Menchville coach dies  WAVY-TV

Moore had just coached Friday night in Menchville's game against rival Kecoughtan High School.

Quadriplegic man pens novel with his mouth

Jerry Flowers' inability to type with his hands didn't stop him from becoming an author.

$55,000 settlement reached over sexual assault at Hampton school  Daily Press

The Hampton school system has agreed to a $55000 settlement over a complaint that an 11-year-old student was sexually assaulted by her school's janitor ...

Hampton High graduates told to make decisions for themselves  Daily Press

Khalil Russell, the Hampton High School Senior Class President, was accepted into both Harvard and Yale universities, but instead will be attending the College ...

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 eyeing possible $31.5 million aquatics facility  Daily Press

Hampton City Council is considering a proposal to build a $31.5 million aquatics center, possibly adjacent to the Hampton Coliseum, that would include a 100.

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

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

Hampton to use laptops rather than tablets for some students  Daily Press

Lightweight laptop computers might be a better device for many high school students than tablets, school administrators told the Hampton School Board meeting ...

SAT score averages vary widely across Hampton Roads  Daily Press

NEWPORT NEWS — A comparison of the average SAT scores at local area high schools show wide variations throughout the region, with suburban schools ...

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 ...

Hampton tightens leash law, with exceptions  Daily Press

The Hampton City Council has changed the city's leash law to require dogs to be on a leash or other specific restraints when off their owner's property and not in ...

Virginia State's Trenton Cannon drafted by New York Jets  Richmond Free Press

Virginia State University's Trenton Cannon has shown the CIAA the special talents he has on a football field. Now he hopes to show the NFL.

Vietnam vet was surprised to survive  Daily Press

Howard Thomas of Hampton served in the Vietnam War and struggles thinking about his experience. He came close to death several times and wondered why ...

Body of Navy wife from Hampton discovered 2 years after she went missing in San Diego

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The body of a woman from Hampton who vanished in 2014 was recovered two months ago in a waterway near a hotel in San Diego, police ...

Neighbors: Dozens of car windows shot out in Hampton  WAVY-TV

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) -- Neighbors in the Fox Hill community are outraged after dozens of reports of car windows being shot out between Friday night and ...

Husband arrested in 2014 murder of Navy wife from Hampton  WTKR News 3

A 32-year-old former Navy Sailor suspected of murdering his wife was arrested on January 31, FOX 5 San Diego reports.

Hampton firefighters battle blaze at barn  Daily Press

Hampton firefighters responded to fire in the first block of Strwberry Banks Boulevard Sunday afternoon.

Woodrow Wilson basketball player Trae Walker inspires teammates and opponents

Born with a right arm that is about half the size of his left arm, the senior has developed into a top basketball player who scored 24 the other day against one of ...

Thieves break in, steal computers from John Tyler Elementary School  WAVY-TV

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) -- Police are reviewing surveillance video from John Tyler Elementary School, after they say a thief or group of people busted into the ...

Hampton man convicted of manslaughter in 2016 slaying  Daily Press

A Hampton man was convicted of manslaughter Thursday in the slaying of a 19-year-old man off North King Street last June, with a jury recommending that he ...

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 ...

Proposed new school in York sees progress  Daily Press

The York County School Board approved a transfer of $210421 for the purchase of design work for a new elementary school.

Hampton University students line up for 'Black Panther' tickets  Daily Press

In total, 228 Hampton University students signed up for the screening of "Black Panther," the highly anticipated Marvel film, which will be held Wednesday, two ...

Well-traveled Woodlief new Kettle Run football coach  Fauquier Now

After leading four high school programs, Gloucester native says he wants to say with Cougars until retirement.

50 years of the Hampton Jazz Festival  Daily Press

An oral history looking back at 50 Hampton Jazz Festivals.

Mathews High School, former player honored with NFL's golden football  Daily Press

In honor of Stuart Anderson's success, Mathews High School recently received a commemorative Wilson Golden Football from the National Football League.

Trent Cannon: Im now a Jet  Progress Index

Virginia State Football's all-time rusher looks forward to starting NFL career with Jets after being drafted in the 6th round. HAMPTON - Trenton Cannon was in his ...

Brickhouse to lead PG boys  Asheboro Courier Tribune

CLIMAX — After winning its first six games and nine out of its first 12 last season, the Providence Grove High School basketball team suffered a crippling loss ...

IWCS's Rashard Wright receives national award - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. ISLE OF WIGHT Rashard Wright's desire for leadership and for Isle of Wight County students to receive the ...

Tall men help John Marshall open season with wins  Richmond Free Press

Surprisingly, the Richmond area's tallest basketball team might represent a high school rather than a college. John Marshall High School's front line just may ...

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.

Cox named Daisy Elementary School Teacher of the Year  Myhorrynews

There has been no other place like Daisy Elementary School for third-grade teacher Jessica Cox. That fact proves out in her 11-year career as an educator, ...

Monica Moorehead to Black students: “Become an activist”  Workers World

Edited from a talk given by Monica Moorehead, WWP secretariat member, at “A gala celebrating Black activism,” sponsored by the Pace University Black Student ...

Music therapy program helps veterans with PTSD  WJLA

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) - "Music has charms to soothe a savage breast." Playwright William Congreve coined that sentiment in 1697. Three centuries later, Dan ...

Cannon lowers 'Boom' on VSU's opponents  Richmond Free Press

Successful college football recruiting is all about organization, forming contacts, perseverance and hard work. It also helps having a bit of luck.

Rarely used defense gets wife acquitted in Newport News slaying  Daily Press

A mother of two accused of killing her husband is found not guilty by reason of insanity and committed to a psychiatric institute in Petersburg.

"Your Swag Is as Low as Your Sag" - NBC4 Washington  NBC Washington

For the senior class president at Kecoughtan High School in Hampton, Va., the saggy pants look has gone too far -- or low. Some students sag their pants so low ...

Cleveland Browns hire Morocco Brown, former Redskins personnel executive, likely as VP of Player Personnel  The Plain Dealer

CLEVELAND, Ohio - The Browns have hired former Redskins Director of Pro Personnel Morocco Brown, most likely as Vice President of Player Personnel, ...

[PHOTOS] Portland SeaDogs vs Trenton Thunder – April 12, 2016  Pinstriped Prospects

Trenton Thunder center fielder Lane Adams and left fielder Jake Cave head to the outfield for the top of the third inning against the Portland Sea Dogs at Arm ...

Young blues standouts Robert Martin Walters and William "MoBetta" Ledbetter to jam at Mary Helen's in Hampton  Daily Press

Young blues men Martin Walters and William Ledbetter are set to play at Mary Helen's in Hampton on Thursday, Aug. 9.

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