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Most top-tier students in Peninsula area will stay in-state for college  Daily Press

Most of the valedictorians and salutatorians from this year's class of Peninsula-area graduates will stay close to home come fall.



Special graduation at the hospital held for Hampton senior  13newsnow.com WVEC

HAMPTON, Va. — A Kecoughtan High School senior missed her graduation ceremony because she's in the hospital, so the school brought a ceremony to her.



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.



'Racist image' featuring Kecoughtan High School students investigated  13newsnow.com

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



Hampton high school student graduates while patient at Sentara  13newsnow.com WVEC

Destiny Cook is a patient at Sentara Careplex Hospital in Hampton dealing with some asthma complications. Because she couldn't make graduation, ...



Gun confiscated from Kecoughtan High School student  wtkr.com

A student admitted to bringing a weapon to Kecoughtan High School Wednesday, according to the school's principal.



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 ...



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.



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 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.



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 native Jerod Mayo returning to Patriots as assistant coach  WTKR News 3

2-time Super Bowl champion Jerod Mayo to join his brother Deron on Patriots' coaching staff.



Kecoughtan to host Howard White Hoops Classic this Saturday  Daily Press

The Kecoughtan High basketball teams will host the sixth annual Howard White Hoops Classic on their home court this Saturday.



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

HAMPTON, Va. – Police will increase security at two Hampton high schools after threats were made on social media. There have been similar hoaxes posted on ...



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.



Local high school students named winners of Congressional Art Competition  13newsnow.com WVEC

The winners of the Congressional Art Competition in Virginia's Second Congressional District will have their artwork hung at the U.S. Capitol and in Rep. Luria's ...



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 ...



Jones Magnet Middle School relocates students after small bathroom fire  wtkr.com

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



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.



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.



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 ...



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.



Hampton public works: Solid waste fees need to increase to avoid budget shortfall  Daily Press

It may stink for some homeowners, but trash collection costs are likely to rise during the next budget cycle, public works managers told the Hampton City Council ...



‘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 ...



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.



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

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



$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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



Norfolk 7th-grader charged with threatening school shooting, police investigate similar incidents in area  Virginian-Pilot

Norfolk police arrested a seventh-grader at Lake Taylor Middle School on Monday, charging him with threatening to shoot students at the school. It was one of a ...



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 ...



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.



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.



Official: Hampton man, 19, shot, killed while driving in North Carolina  Daily Press

A 19-year-old Hampton man was shot while driving Monday night in North Carolina and died from his injuries, the sheriff's office and family confirmed.



Hampton uses '187 Project' in youth violence program  Daily Press

Hampton and other communities, residents against youth violence, guns and what can be done. DP visual journalist Rob Ostermaier featured speaker.



Busy bees: State agriculture officials prepare for beehive distribution program applications  WAVY.com

RICHMOND, Va. — There's a buzz around Virginia's state capital about a popular program for beekeepers, that will soon be accepting applications. Starting in ...



Reck on the Road: Christmas Tree Recycling  WAVY-TV

Time to get the old Christmas tree out of the house and put it to good use.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Virginia men’s lacrosse beats Yale 13-9 to win sixth NCAA title  WAVY-TV

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Matt Moore scored four goals and Virginia won its sixth NCAA lacrosse championship, beating defending champion Yale 13-9 in the ...



Blog: Unsettled Pattern Moves In  WAVY-TV

The cool and dry conditions we've had the past couple of days are coming to an end.



ECPI nursing grad beat leukemia while in school  Daily Press

Just over a year after completing treatment, Celina Long, 26, is graduating from ECPI with her nursing degree on Friday and, pending passing her boards next ...



Son of former longtime Hampton University director of bands is hired for the job  Daily Press

Tory Smart, son of longtime Hampton University Director of University Bands Barney Smart, has been hired for the same job his father previously held, HU ...



Portsmouth Invitational Tournament brings in deepest roster in years  WAVY-TV

The Portsmouth Invitational Tournament returns for its 66th year, beginning on Wednesday.



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.



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.



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.



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.



WAVY Archive: 1981 WGH’s George Crawford  WAVY-TV

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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. “I can't believe I'm ...



50 years of the Hampton Jazz Festival  Daily Press

An oral history looking back at 50 Hampton Jazz Festivals.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Martin Truex Jr. wins NASCAR’s Coca-Cola 600  WAVY-TV

CHARLOTTE, NC (AP)- Martin Truex Jr. won the caution-filled Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday, beating Joey Logano and Kyle Busch in ...



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, ...



"Your Swag Is as Low as Your Sag"  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 ...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



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.



[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 ...



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