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Andrew Wooten is ready for his Union debut, and to get the USMNT's attention again  The Philadelphia Inquirer

The team's new striker has wanted to play in America for a few years. On Saturday, the time might come when the Union visit Real Salt Lake.

Chesapeake high school alumni surprise retiring chorus director WVEC

CHESAPEAKE, Va. — After nearly 30 years on the job Natalie Robertson is retiring as Chorus Director at Deep Creek High School. When word spread that she ...

High school basketball report | Deep Creek girls rolling despite losing star player  Virginian-Pilot

Deep Creek High got a huge girls basketball win last week when the Hornets edged Southeastern District rival King's Fork on a last-second shot. The Hornets' ...

Deep Creek girls advance to state tournament for the first time since 2002  Virginian-Pilot

Hornets get key steal, make foul shots down stretch to beat King's Fork in Class 4 Region A semifinals.

Chesapeake investigates spending millions on multipurpose stadium  Virginian-Pilot

The city will soon hire a consultant to gather community thoughts on whether such a stadium is a good idea. Officials say it could cost as much as $25 million,

Chesapeake plans to spend $6.5M on fixing football stadiums in Great Bridge, Deep Creek  Virginian-Pilot

The School Board votes Monday on its Capital Improvement Plan. In it: Field houses at Great Bridge's Colon L. Hall and Deep Creek's Nathan T. Hardee ...

In days of school bus driver shortages, Chesapeake man has never missed a day  Virginian-Pilot

In 2015, Carlton Kellam decided to look into becoming a bus driver. He quickly got hooked.

Deep Creek stays unbeaten with shutout of Western Branch  Virginian-Pilot

The Hornets shined on special teams, returning a kickoff for a touchdown and an interception for another score to fuel a 24-0 victory over the Bruins in a ...

Chesapeake native, former Hokies standout DeAngelo Hall joins NFL Network  WTKR News 3

CULVER CITY, Calif. – Former Pro Bowl defensive back DeAngelo Hall, a Chesapeake native who starred at Virginia Tech, has joined NFL Network. Beginning ...

Big new sports bar coming to Chesapeake with wings, crab cakes and 40 screens  Virginian-Pilot

Chesapeake will get a big new sports bar this summer, gussied up to the ceiling with TVs, photos of old local heroes and jerseys from local high schools.

After 45 years, a Chesapeake councilman is retiring from his day job as a teacher  Virginian-Pilot

Dwight Parker started substituting at Deep Creek High in 1973, and became a social studies teacher there soon after. He'll retire this month, but his former ...

Deep Creek was struggling, then a new coach brought a new attitude and everything changed  Virginian-Pilot

Former Great Bridge High and NSU player Andre Twine has injected energy and a measure of confidence into the Hornets, who are 6-0 headed into Friday's ...

Steve Best, Chesapeake City Council | First person  Virginian-Pilot

Born at the Portsmouth Naval Medical Center and raised in the Deep Creek community of Chesapeake, Steve Best has lived a life of *service*, starting as a ...

Crews fix two natural gas leaks at Deep Creek HS  WAVY-TV

The scene is now clear at Deep Creek High School after officials say gas leaks were found at the school.

Now a Los Angeles Clipper, Mike Scott is back home to host free youth basketball camp  WTKR News 3

After a career season with the Wizards, Scott is looking to teach the next wave of 757 hoopers a few fundamentals.

No. 2 Indian River uses 29-point fourth quarter to rout No. 9 Deep Creek  Virginian-Pilot

Indian River held Deep Creek to 33 total yards and turned a close 7-0 game into a 36-0 rout with a dominant fourth quarter.

Both were struck trying to escape Chesapeake shootout. One survived, but one did not.  Virginian-Pilot

The family of Brandon Smith, who died in the shooting, and survivor Antonio Roseboro explain the chaos of Saturday night.

Chesapeake High Schools orientation schedules announced | Public Schools  Virginian-Pilot


Deep Creek alumni surprise retiring chorus director, sing alma mater WVEC

Over 60 alumni surprised Natalie Robertson, the chorus director at Deep Creek High School, at her last Spring Concert. Robertson is retiring after nearly 30 ...

4 major projects Chesapeake schools want to do in 5 years. Football fields are a priority.  Virginian-Pilot

Chesapeake schools' Capital Improvement Plan includes field houses for the Great Bridge and Deep Creek football programs, a Hickory Middle addition and ...

Chesapeake schools expect the city to pay to build Hickory Middle addition, repair 2 football stadiums  Virginian-Pilot

Chesapeake's School Board has OK'd a plan outlining its desired upcoming projects. Among those the division expects to complete by 2019-20: an addition to ...

23 local schools listed among ‘2018’s Best High Schools’

Of the 28813 public schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia, 103 Virginia high schools were nationally recognized.

Learning Curve | Want to learn more about CPS Academies? Attend Academies Night Nov. 30  Virginian-Pilot

Our primary objective is to support our division's strategic goal of ensuring rigorous educational standards. Chesapeake works hard to ensure academics, ...

Ocean Lakes and Indian River claim top seeds as VHSL playoff pairings announced  Virginian-Pilot

Ocean Lakes (Class 6), Indian River (Class 5) and Lafayette (Class 4) all finished the regular season unbeaten and as expected own the top seeds in their ...

Ladies of Distinction and Men of Excellence can be found at Deep Creek High  Virginian-Pilot

Group members discuss a variety of topics, participate in team-building activities that help them think outside of the box, attend conferences and volunteer in ...

Father of a child who survived cancer, gives back to the community in many ways  Virginian-Pilot

Terry Friar of Western Branch has a lot to be thankful for. His daughter Emily Friar who was diagnosed with leukemia when she was eight has been cancer-free ...

Deep Creek, Western Branch hope for renewed rivalry  Virginian-Pilot

During the 1990s and early 2000s, the two met in the final game of the regular season before standing-room-only crowds, and often the Southeastern District title ...

VHSL basketball quarterfinals are Friday. Here's a look at each bracket for local teams.  Virginian-Pilot

All games are Friday and tickets for all games are $10. State semifinals and championship games are next week.

High school scoreboard | Friday's scores, Saturday's schedule  Virginian-Pilot

Box scores and highlights from around South Hampton Roads.

Grassfield residents worry proposed housing development jeopardizes property values, schools

A proposal to build a community of 544 homes near Grassfield High School has some residents reeling over the impact it could have on property values and the ...

Chesapeake, finally, brings free, financial literacy program to residents  Virginian-Pilot

Residents can sign up for the classes at, or call Lori VanHorn at 757-382-8182.

Jimmy Barnes touches all the bases

Jimmy Barnes, an outfielder in the Angels organization, is heading-up a holiday toy drive different than many others.

NFL player James Anderson donates to Chesapeake teachers' wish lists  Virginian-Pilot

James Anderson, an NFL player and actor, recently flash-funded several Chesapeake school projects at Treakle Elementary, Thurgood Marshall Elementary, ...

VHSL scoreboard | Hudgins leads Warhill with 4 RBIs in win plus scores, highlights, Friday's schedule  Virginian-Pilot

Box scores and highlights from around Hampton Roads.

Employee, student charged in assault at Grassfield High School

A Chesapeake Public Schools employee and a student were arrested and charged Tuesday after an assault that took place on Friday, November 14th at ...

Chesapeake Police: 6 Family Members Dead in Apparent Murder-Suicide

Six people were found dead in an apparent murder-suicide after a lengthy armed standoff with police in Virginia, officials said. Kelly O'Sullivan, Public ...

Final Regular-Season Stats | A look at the final leaders in passing, rushing, receiving, defense and kicking  Virginian-Pilot

Stats are compiled by information sent from coaches. To be included each week, coaches are asked to submit combined season total stats to ...

Deep Creek’s Barnes drafted by the LA Angels

Deep Creek senior Jimmy Barnes was drafted to the LA Angels with the 345th pick in the 2015 MLB Draft and is continuing the legacy of great baseball players ...

A year after horrifying murder-suicide, loss of the Dooley family is still felt in Chesapeake  Virginian-Pilot

This weekend marks one year since six members of the Dooley family died in a murder-suicide. It's an unthinkable loss, impossible to measure.

Thursday's VHSL highlights | Langdon scores in the 4th OT to lead Cox  Virginian-Pilot

Reagan Langdon scored the game-winning goal with less than a minute remaining in the fourth overtime, lifting the fifth-seeded Falcons.

VDOT is set to begin its largest most expensive project, ever WVEC

VDOT is preparing to expand the Interstate 64 corridor, and build a new High Rise Bridge.

Chesapeake native wows crowds as Harlem Globetrotter

Long before Corey "Thunder" Law started wowing crowds all over the world as a Harlem Globetrotter, he perfected his skills on basketball courts in Chesapeake.

STIHL Manufacturing Summer Camp finishes seventh year  Lawn & Landscape

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — The seventh annual STIHL Manufacturing Technology Summer Camp was held on July 28, 2018 at the STIHL Inc. campus in Virginia ...

About 1,000 honor Dooley family at memorial service in Deep Creek  The Virginian-Pilot

More than 1000 people packed Deep Creek Baptist Church in honor of retired Chesapeake police office Steven Todd Dooley and his wife, Lori; their three ...

3 out of 6 Chesapeake City Council seats go to newcomers  Virginian-Pilot

On Tuesday, voters faced a double-sided ballot and a long list of 27 names that included 16 city council candidates and 11 for the School Board.

Jeffrey T. Butler - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. COURTLAND — Jeffery T. Butler, 58, departed this life on Dec. 23, 2018. He was born in Phoenix, Arizona, ...

Young artists shine at Hampton Roads Student Gallery competition  Virginian-Pilot

Haiden Daniels may not have won first place at this year's Hampton Roads Student Gallery, but his work did garner some interesting responses at the awards ...

Chesapeake's Teacher of the Year recalls the words that changed his life  Virginian-Pilot

A simple lunch with a college professor changed the course of Jahkari Taylor's life.

Basketball | Rankings, scoring leaders, standings  Virginian-Pilot

A rundown of boys and girls basketball, including the South Hampton Roads Top 10, top scorers and standings in public schools and private schools.

Track | Southeastern District meet results | 757Teamz Track & Field  Virginian-Pilot

Track results from Southeastern District regular-season meet.

Virginia Tech Football: Flashback Friday for Hokie great DeAngelo Hall  Fighting Gobbler

Electric Virginia Tech football defensive back DeAngelo Hall parlayed an exciting college career into a lengthy run in the NFL.

Mary Lou (Vanhorn) Forrest | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Mary Lou Forrest, 86 of Kitty Hawk, NC deceased in Virginia Beach, Virginia of natural causes on November 10. Mary Lou was born to Alfred and Marie Vanhorn ...

Local children are touched by a professional "Angel" from Chesapeake  Virginian-Pilot

Professional baseball player Jimmy Barnes III of Chesapeake has started a nonprofit to help children with autism.

Chesapeake’s DeAngelo Hall calls it a career  WAVY-TV

Former Deep Creek High School standout DeAngelo Hall has announced his retirement from playing football.

Q&A: Former Deep Creek standout Corey Law returns home as a Globetrotter  Virginian-Pilot

Corey Law was known as one of the fiercest dunkers around when a student at Deep Creek High School. He's still wooing basketball fans, but now as a member ...

Cadets fly high in the Civil Air Patrol  Virginian-Pilot

Young people ages 12 to 21 participate in the Hampton Roads Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol, a volunteer auxiliary of the United States Air Force.

16 candidates competing for Chesapeake City Council. Here's a rundown of the race.  Virginian-Pilot

Sixteen candidates are competing in the City Council elections on Tuesday. Five are incumbents, including the mayor, who is running in a special election.

Schools announce snow makeup days across Hampton Roads

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- School districts across Hampton Roads and northeastern North Carolina saw several days of closures following January winter storms ...

Oscar Smith has only had 6 QBs since 2002. Now, the Tigers have a new guy.  Virginian-Pilot

Cam'Ron Kelly is “one of the best athletes that ever walked through the doors at Oscar Smith," according to former coach Richard Morgan.

Former Virginia Tech standout DeAngelo Hall announces retirement  Virginia Tech Collegiate Times

After an illustrious 14-year NFL career, former Virginia Tech football standout DeAngelo Hall has announced his retirement. Hall made the announcement ...

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.

Is DeAngelo done? Chesapeake’s DeAngelo Hall says he’s ’95 percent’ sure he’ll retire after 14 NFL seasons

Former Deep Creek High School, Virginia Tech star tells reporters his playing days are over, later clarifies comments to say he's '95 percent' sure he'll retire.

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.

Navy tells families when they can identify a sailor who has died on social media in latest handbook  Virginian-Pilot

When someone in the Navy dies of unnatural causes, it often attracts international attention. Grieving family members and friends typically take to social media to ...

Despite no home court, Huguenot goes to state quarterfinals  Richmond Free Press

A basketball season that couldn't have started much worse is now on track to be Huguenot High School's best ever.

Washington Redskins CB DeAngelo Hall to retire, reports say  FOX 5 DC

Longtime Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall is retiring, putting an end to his storied 14-year career in the NFL, according to reports.

Navy recovers remains of former Chesapeake student aboard USS John McCain  Virginian-Pilot

The Navy has recovered the remains of a former Deep Creek High School student who was among 10 sailors reported missing from the destroyer USS John S.

Spotlight games | Indian River tries to not look past King's Fork; Tallwood faces test against Salem  Virginian-Pilot

Will Indian River get caught looking ahead to next week's much-anticipated match-up with Oscar Smith?

High school update | Saturday's scores and highlights  Virginian-Pilot

For expanded highlights and more photos, check out the High School Roundup later tonight at and in Saturday's Virginian-Pilot.

Inspiration for "Little Lord Fauntleroy" was a long-tressed boy who grew up in Norfolk  Virginian-Pilot

This is the story of a young boy who grew up on Norfolk's Church Street and helped inspire his aunt to write a classic American novel.

Corey Law - 2012-13 - Men's Basketball  HPU Panthers

Corey Law (20) Forward - Named the 2013 Dark Horse Dunker on a vote through Facebook; earned a spot in the 2013 College Slam Dunk Championship.

Huguenot's Deshawn Ridley snags regional Player of the Year  Richmond Free Press

Deshawn Ridley's trek to basketball stardom hasn't always been the smoothest of rides. Twice, he was cut from his school teams — first as a seventh-grader at ...

A celebration will honor Churchland Baptist Church's 50-year music director Dennis Price  Virginian-Pilot

Western Branch's Churchland Baptist Church will celebrate 50 years of music under the direction of Dennis Price with a concert at 11 a.m. Sunday, June 19.

Jon Cash embracing a new forecast for his future

On Sundays, you can find longtime weatherman Jon Cash preaching the gospel. In the two and a half years since he was fired from his weather gig, ...

Dooley family member: 'Take nothing for granted...'

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WVEC) -- A surviving member of the Chesapeake family rocked by murder-suicide expressed love and gratitude Friday. It's been one year ...

The Pilot's annual bazaar guide is here  Virginian-Pilot

Just as the leaves begin to change colors, The Pilot's annual fall bazaar guide is here to help you plan for fall festivals, crafts shows and more.

The Sixers' Mike Scott Is a Specialist in Every Sense of the Word  Sports Illustrated

In a fast-changing NBA landscape, Mike Scott continues to evolve. He entered the NBA intent to play bully ball but soon learned he functioned better on the ...

PHOTOS: Woman begging for safe return of two stolen puppies

PHOTOS: Woman begging for safe return of two stolen puppies.

VUU signs 4  Richmond Free Press

Virginia Union University basketball coach Jay Butler has announced signings of four new players and suggests more may be on the way.

Basketball Star Drafted By Harlem Globetrotters  High Point University

High Point University's Corey Law has been drafted by the world famous Harlem Globetrotters, the organization announced on Tuesday. Law competed in this ...

Navy Tells Families When They Can Identify On Social Media That A Sailor Has Died In New Handbook  Task & Purpose

When someone in the Navy dies of unnatural causes, it often attracts international attention. Grieving family members and friends typically take to social media to ...

Norfolk sheriff's deputy faced $6K bill for hearing aids – until people stepped up to help  Virginian-Pilot

Deputy Phil McKeon was born hard of hearing and needs his hearing aids to work. Not long ago, they started dying.

History of Pittsburgh Steelers Jersey Numbers: Volume Four  Last Word on Pro Football

The fourth volume of LWOPF's history of Pittsburgh Steelers jersey numbers looks at those who wore jersey numbers 30 through 39. These men were stars and ...

Updated: Police say Mike Scott admitted drugs were his at arrest  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Following his arrest on felony drug charges, Mike Scott told police that all the marijuana and MDMA seized from the vehicle in which he was a passenger ...

Mosquito Joe sold to Dwyer Franchising  Lawn & Landscape

Buzz Franchise Brands sold its mosquito control company Mosquito Joe to Dwyer Franchising LLC (Dwyer Group), a parent company for home services brands.

Meet Virginia's Rising RBLE Crew: Ced Hughes, Artel Carter, Gabe Niles & Max Fullard  Billboard

Meet the Virginia-based rap crew, RBLE, which consists of D.R.A.M., Artel Carter, Ced Hughes, Max Fullard, Gabe Niles and more.

NALP offers background on Monsanto Roundup court case  Lawn & Landscape

NALP's statement includes details contractors can share with employees or customers who have questions.

Washington Redskins Player Profiles: DeAngelo Hall  Hogs Haven

He came to the Washington Redskins as a mercurial, ballhawking cornerback, but DeAngelo Hall has morphed into a leader and mentor for the team's new crop ...

Family, friends remember shipyard worker killed on the way to work  WAVY-TV

Family and friends gather to mourn Norfolk Naval Shipyard worker Portia Drummond who was killed last week after she was hit by a drunk driver.

Tomlin returns to All-Star Football Camp, hosted by Hampton Roads Youth Foundation  WAVY-TV

NEWPORT NEWS (WAVY) - Mike Tomlin never misses an opportunity to give back to his hometown. On Saturday, the head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers ...

Resurgent Smithfield soccer team eyes run at state title  WAVY-TV

The Smithfield soccer team is hoping to bring home a state championship.

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