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Happy Holmes-coming: Vikings’ Jalyn Holmes returns to Norfolk for free football camp  WTKR News 3

Lake Taylor High School alumnus, former Ohio State standout Jalyn Holmes hosts a free football camp Saturday.

Notebook: More freshmen arrive at Notre Dame; Darnell Ewell exits Irish roster  Notre Dame Insider

Of Notre Dame's 12 late-arriving scholarship football freshmen who get their first taste of summer school Monday, the one most worth watching, strictly for ...

Hank & Saundra Sawyer: Lake Taylor’s love tale  WTKR News 3

Coaches Hank and Saundra Sawyer, husband and wife, have combined to win five state championships at Lake Taylor High School.

Lake Taylor H.S. football team preparing for state title game, ‘life changing’ opportunity  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. - Only two local high school football teams still have a shot at at VHSL state football title: Lake Taylor in Class 4 and Phoebus in Class 3.

Police respond to shooting after football game at Lake Taylor High School  WAVY-TV

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Police responded to a shooting that happened in the parking lot of Lake Taylor High School after their football game Friday night.

Titans on top! Lake Taylor girls win VHSL Class 4 basketball crown  WTKR News 3

Lake Taylor trounces Pulaski County to win the program's fourth state championship.

Lake Taylor HS placed on precautionary lockdown for 3 hours  WAVY-TV

Lake Taylor High School was placed on lockdown for three hours on Thursday as a precaution on Wednesday.

High school football: Lake Taylor too much for Maury, 49-35  WTKR News 3

Malik Newton and Lake Taylor top Maury in a rescheduled game from Friday.

Lake Taylor plays Woodgrove in bid for third state title since 2012  Virginian-Pilot

The Titans also won titles in 2012 (Group AAA Division 5) and 2014 (Class 4A). Woodgrove, of Loudoun County, is making its first state championship game ...

Lake Taylor, Phoebus & Surry County advance to VHSL basketball state title games  WTKR News 3

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. - Four more local high school basketball teams advanced to the Virginia High School League (VHSL) state title games with victories ...

Lake Taylor romps to 42-0 win over King's Fork in Class 4 Region A semifinals  Virginian-Pilot

Lake Taylor's defense was in championship form Friday night. Its offense was pretty sharp, too. The Titans stymied King's Fork all game, rolling to a 42-0 win in ...

ODU adds to a large class while trying to rebound from disappointing season  Virginian-Pilot

With 27 players signed, most in December, the Monarchs will be looking for additional help from graduate transfers.

Region A basketball | Updated results, schedule for Class 1, 2, 3 and 4  Virginian-Pilot

An updated look at the Class 4, Class 3, Class 2 and Class 1 Region A tournaments in girls and boys basketball.

Norfolk educators prepare for new year with a field day WVEC

More than 5000 faculty and staff at Norfolk Public Schools are getting energized and doing it as a team with a Field Day at Lake Taylor High School.

Houston Texans promote Norfolk’s Mike Tyson to active roster  WTKR News 3

Former Lake Taylor standout, 2017 draft pick of Seattle is hoping to appear in his first NFL game.

VHSL football state semifinal pairings for local teams  WTKR News 3

Four local teams are one win away from playing for a state title.

The Locker Room Show | September 21  WTKR News 3

In a Friday Football Frenzy edition of the Locker Room show, Wink and Mitch feature nine high school football games from around Hampton Roads.

Norfolk native Tommy Graves reflects on journey from ‘career-ending injury’ to Super Bowl XIV champion  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. - Tommy Graves was a triple threat at Lake Taylor High School. He played basketball, ran track & field, but his forte was in football. Norfolk native ...

Norfolk Public Schools responds to complaints of bugs and moldy food at Lake Taylor High

Norfolk Public Schools has responded in length after multiple reports of bed bugs and moldy cafeteria food have surfaced over the past several weeks.

Lake Taylor's first graduating class plans "Medicare Ball" as graduates turn 65  Virginian-Pilot

Attention, Lake Taylor High School Class of '69! Nanci Campbell Tatem is looking for you – but not for the typical reunion. The theme will be “The Age of ...

Local karate champion brings home two gold medals from international competition on Coast Live  WTKR News 3

Glen Spence from Applied Martial Arts Academy in Virginia Beach just returned from Europe where he became the Global Stick and Blade Alliance World ...

Granby puts a halt to Lake Taylor's 45-game Eastern District winning streak  Virginian-Pilot

The Comets forced four turnovers in their 14-12 upset – the Titans' first district loss since 2010.

Candlelight vigil held for Norfolk high school student who was shot and killed  WTKR News 3

A candlelight vigil was held for Keshawn Alexander, 19, after being shot to death on February 6.

Norfolk Public Schools awarded Department of Defense grant WVEC

The Norfolk Public Schools were awarded a college readiness program grant from the Department of Defense.

High school football, Class 4 semifinal: Eastern View can't connect for one last TD at end, falls to Lake Taylor

NORFOLK—They filed out two by two, decorum observed even in defeat. The latest in a short-but-successful line of Eastern View football teams had advanced ...

Norfolk high school student shot, killed; suspect arrested

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- A Lake Taylor High School student was shot and killed in Norfolk on Tuesday night. Police say they have made an arrest in the ...

PHOTOS: Norfolk inmates perform snow cleanup at Lake Taylor High School

Norfolk Sheriff's Office Inmate Work Crews are helping the City of Norfolk bounce back from this winter storm, according to the Norfolk Sheriff's Office. Crews are ...

Some Norfolk schools are overcrowded, while others have plenty of space. But making changes won't be easy.  Virginian-Pilot

Enrollment at some schools is plummeting, while creeping upward elsewhere. Meanwhile, a growing number of buildings are aging out of their useful lifespan, ...

Four area schools playing in football state semifinals on Saturday  WAVY-TV

Ocean Lakes, Maury, Lake Taylor and Phoebus will represent Hampton Roads in the high school football state semifinals.

The homegrown secret to Norfolk students' success in music classes  Virginian-Pilot

More than a dozen teachers across the school system grew up and went to school here.

Bed bugs found in two Norfolk classrooms

Classrooms at two Norfolk schools are being treated by pest control specialists after bed bugs were spotted Thursday.

Dealing with tragedy: 5 Norfolk students, faculty died in 3 months WVEC

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Norfolk Public Schools have lost 3 students and 2 faculty members over the course of three months. Clinical psychologist Dr. Janelle ...

Only on 10: Norfolk superintendent discusses tragedies impacting division  WAVY-TV

Since the start of the year there have been at least four separate tragedies that are impacting Norfolk Public Schools.

Western Branch, Princess Anne, Lake Taylor, Surry County to play for VHSL state basketball titles

Nine area teams played in VHSL state semifinals Tuesday, with five advancing to state championship games.

Photos | Lake Taylor and Norfolk Collegiate compete in high school basketball playoffs  Virginian-Pilot

Lake Taylor played Smithfield in a VHSL boys basketball playoff game Tuesday night. Norfolk Collegiate took on Walsinham in a TCIS playoff game.

Winter storm puts Lake Taylor's impressive start on hold  Virginian-Pilot

The Lake Taylor boys basketball team is ranked No. 1 in South Hampton Roads at 10-0 and off to its best start in coach Kenny Brown's 17 seasons.

Norfolk pulls the plug on Friday night lights  Washington Post

David White was smoking a cigarette when he arrived at the home of his friend Jamal Hamilton on the last Friday in September, looking for a ride to that night's ...

Man receives sentence in fatal Norfolk shooting  WAVY-TV

A man who pleaded guilty to charge in a 2018 Norfolk shooting that left a teenager dead has been sentenced.

Lake Taylor Middle cleared of bomb threat, students return to school  WAVY-TV

Lake Taylor Middle School was evacuated due to a bomb threat Thursday morning, according to Norfolk Police.

Threats made against local schools; Norfolk police arrest student in one case

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 ...

Freedom hosts perennial state power Lake Taylor in first big test of the season  Inside NoVA

With an opening in its schedule, Freedom head coach Darryl Overton sought a challenge and found one in Lake Taylor.

Parents and students upset about reported cockroaches at Norfolk school  WAVY-TV

Some Norfolk parents are upset and disgusted after they say their children found cockroaches at their high school.

Norfolk has been pulling struggling students out of classes before they can take the SOL tests  Virginian-Pilot

"Recycling" students delays kids with low grades from taking the state-required tests. School officials say it helps them improve, but critics say it manipulates ...

Suspect charged after deadly Norfolk shooting  WTKR News 3

A suspect is in custody after a deadly shooting in the 1300 block of Olinger Street Tuesday night.

Norfolk man to serve 25 years for murdering friend near Booker T. football game  Virginian-Pilot

A judge decided 21-year-old Carnell Vaughan should serve 25 years in prison for murdering his friend in 2012 after a high school football game.

Longtime high school coach Ken Whitley says student and mother assaulted him  Virginian-Pilot

Longtime high school coach Ken Whitley was injured and briefly hospitalized Monday night after a run-in with a high school basketball player and his mother at ...

Counting Down The Irish — Darnell Ewell  247Sports

Coming out of Lake Taylor High School in Norfolk, Va. in 2017, Darnell Ewell was considered one of the top interior defensive linemen in the country.

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.

Seabron growing on and off the basketball court at MMA  Northern Virginia Daily

WOODSTOCK -- Dereon Seabron opted to go the postgraduate basketball route out of high school to increase his stock as a college prospect. He's done so ...

NC State adds transfer sharpshooter, signs a 4-star playmaker  WTVD-TV

Kevin Keatts needed more players last season who could find the bottom of the net from the perimeter.

High school football: Lake Taylor defeats Courtland in state semifinal

Final: Lake Taylor 47, Courtland 33. Cougars' run ends in Group 4A state semifinals.

Norfolk high school football game rescheduled  USA TODAY High School Sports

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) — The football game between Lake Taylor and Booker T. Washington high schools has now been rescheduled for Saturday, Norfolk ...

Norfolk man, a pioneer in the local funeral business, dies at age 92  Virginian-Pilot

Thomas Graves opened area's first funeral home built to expressly *service* African-American communities.

IBQ | ACCESS College Foundation celebrates 30th anniversary  Virginian-Pilot

The organization has guided nearly 60000 students to post-secondary education.

Ken Whitley's legacy will be defined by five decades of service as a coach and mentor  Virginian-Pilot

Ken Whitley fears the image of him crumpled into a bloody heap after an altercation with a high school student last spring is how he will be remembered.

Virginia public schools disproportionately punish black and disabled students, report says  Virginian-Pilot

As out-of-school suspensions in Virginia grew for the second year in a row, the discipline gap widened for black and disabled students, the Charlottesville-based ...

Bed bugs found four times recently in one Norfolk high school

Maury High School's principal sent students home with a letter regarding a bed bug issue in the school.

Norview High does its part to lift spirits of longtime coach Ken Whitley after assault  Virginian-Pilot

Longtime high school wrestling and football coach Ken Whitley, who injured last week during an altercation in Virginia Beach, had his spirits lifted Wednesday ...

Deciding on Delmon: Hampton tabs Lake Taylor’s Williams as starting QB

Former Lake Taylor standout Delmon Williams will start at quarterback when Pirates open 2017 at Ohio University.

Bon Secours gets new Care-A-Van, plans to expand service  WAVY-TV

Bon Secours is expanding its mission to bring health care to those who can't afford it.

7 Cities Pro-Am Basketball League returns to Norfolk  WAVY-TV

NORFOLK (WAVY) - Now in its 13th season, the 7 Cities Pro-Am Basketball League is back in Norfolk. The league welcomes some of the top collegiate and ...

Close-up: Bernard "Pee Wee" Thompson, Berkley Neighborhood Center  Virginian-Pilot

"We make it a point to interact with every child every day. I'm there to help them have some fun. To get paid for that, that's kind of awesome.”

MMA's Seabron commits to NC State | Nvdaily |  Northern Virginia Daily

WOODSTOCK – Massanutten Military Academy point guard Dereon Seabron said two weeks ago, when discussing his college basketball future, that he was ...

Norfolk woman created "clever" nonprofit to diversify books in school libraries  Virginian-Pilot

A woman brought up in an activist home formed a nonprofit that raises money to buy books about African American history and culture and the self-esteem of ...

Ohio State transfer flourishes in hybrid role on JMU defense  The Breeze

With a new school and new position, JMU football's Wayne Davis is taking over in the hybrid linebacker/nickel corner position for the Dukes' defense.

What New Ohio State Commit 4-star Jalyn Holmes Brings to Buckeyes  Bleacher Report

Jalyn Holmes, 4-star weak-side defensive end, committed to Ohio State days after an unofficial visit to Columbus. Holmes, the No. 4 player at his position ...

Every No. 1 football recruit in South Hampton Roads since 2004  Virginian-Pilot

A look at the No. 1 high school football recruits in South Hampton Roads since The Pilot began its yearly class rankings in 2004.

Embattled City Treasurer Anthony Burfoot rose from gridiron success to City Hall prominence  The Virginian-Pilot

Anthony Burfoot played with a fire in his belly on the football field at Norfolk's Lake Taylor High School . He laid stinging hits on opponents and didn't back down ...

Green Run NJROTC prepares to defend Navy National title in Pensacola  WTKR News 3

The Green Run Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps is one of the best in the nation.

Kenny Alexander wants to be Norfolk’s conductor  Virginian-Pilot

A big part of Kenny Alexander's run for mayor is the people he knows, including in Richmond and Washington. A longtime state lawmaker and Norfolk native, ...

Market capitalizes on charm of Riverview Village  Virginian-Pilot

Small Norfolk community brings in visitors on the second and fourth Sundays through October.

DL commit Darnell Ewell dares to blaze his own trail at Notre Dame  Notre Dame Insider

Darnell turned down Clemson, Ohio State and Michigan in favor of ND.

Victim in Norfolk abduction: ‘I’m being held hostage’  WAVY-TV

Police have arrested a 26-year-old man for reportedly abducting a 24-year-old woman from a Shell Gas Station on Wednesday.

VSU on the lookout for its next great running back  Richmond Free Press

Auditions for the marquee role of the next Trenton Cannon are now underway at Virginia State University. Realistically, the All-American tailback will be nearly ...

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.

Motley hears her name in WNBA draft, prepares for stint overseas  WAVY-TV

A natural scorer since her freshman year of high school, Motley was drafted in the third round by the Indiana Fever.

Summer Camp Guide  Virginian-Pilot

Your helpful guide to great summer camps in Hampton Roads. You'll find camps suitable for all ages and interests - everything from outdoor activities to working ...

Friends, family remember Joe Austin  Virginian-Pilot

Friends are remembering Columbus Augustus “Joe” Austin III as an “icon” who was larger-than-life, laughed a lot and loved everyone he met. Austin died of ...

420-pound Norfolk wrestler 'Benjamin Banks' hopes for big money career, starting with weekend event  Virginian-Pilot

Dave Nichols, 28, is set to prove Saturday night that he's not afraid to pummel anyone in his way.

Commitment from four-star DT Darnell Ewell substantial for Notre Dame  Notre Dame Insider

Ewell would be the highest-rated DT to enroll at ND since Louis Nix.

Spark Hampton Roads showcases student-created businesses  Virginian-Pilot

More than 100 students showcased their products and businesses to a panel of judges who are already entrepreneurs in the community.

Jewish Festival of Film to honor Norfolk native Stephen Furst  Virginian-Pilot

Why is the 25th Virginia Festival of Jewish Film closing on Sunday by showing the classic comedy “Animal House”? It's a tribute to Stephen Furst, the Norfolk ...

Monacan’s heart-breaking loss makes national sports news

NORFOLK, Va. -- The Monacan High School Chiefs lost their state semifinal playoffs game in heart-breaking fashion Friday night in Norfolk. "We've covered a lot ...

Photos | National Signing Day in Hampton Roads | 757Teamz  Virginian-Pilot

Athletes around South Hampton Roads are signing national letters of intent today. Email a photo of your ceremony to

Virginia colleges waive application fees for College Application Week  Virginian-Pilot

All 15 of the state's public four-year colleges and universities, as well as the community colleges and seven private institutions, will be waiving their application ...

Ohio State transfer Wayne Davis fortifies JMU secondary; Dukes, Spiders confirm newcomers

Norfolk resident Wayne Davis, a defensive back, has transferred from Ohio State to James Madison, JMU confirmed Monday. The Dukes could use an ...

Death penalty on the table in Norfolk murder, sexual assault case  Virginian-Pilot

Mike Brown and Angie Lechlitner's friendship was an unlikely one that began with a friendly offer for rides to work. But someone killed Lechlitner in 2008, and ...

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.

Meet the Notre Dame defensive tackle who also swam in high school  Indianapolis Star

SOUTH BEND — Darnell Ewell thought his first day of swim practice would be just like football.

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 ...

NFL honors South Hampton Roads Super Bowl high schools with golden footballs  Virginian-Pilot

More than a dozen players from South Hampton Roads have played in the big game, from the first locals in Super Bowl III (Cornell Gordon and Charlie Stukes) ...

Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...

Norfolk murderer asks for a new trial, but gets a 51-year sentence instead  Virginian-Pilot

Deante Jerrell Mitchell, 31, of the 600 block of Goff Street, was convicted of first-degree murder and a related gun charge in September 2013 after a four-day trial.

Students fold 1,000 paper cranes for special exhibit at MacArthur Memorial

NORFOLK, Va. – Virginia Beach and Norfolk students folded 1,000 paper cranes for a special exhibit at MacArthur Memorial. Students from Kemps Landing/Old ...

Notre Dame 99-to-2: No. 94 Darnell Ewell, defensive tackle

Listed Measurements: 6-foot-3, 324 pounds 2018-19 year, eligibility: Sophomore with four seasons of eligibility remaining, including 2018. Depth chart: Ewell ...

Students awarded scholarships during Teens With a Purpose Day in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Mayor Will Sessoms declared November 10 as “Teens With a Purpose Day” in Virginia Beach in honor of the organization's 9th annual ...

About Larry Rubama and Jami Frankenberry, this year's Abe Goldblatt Memorial Award winners  Virginian-Pilot

I don't like giving speeches, but said yes immediately when asked to introduce Virginia Pilot assistant sports editor Jami Frankenberry and Larry Rubama, our ...

Lady Monarchs ink four players on signing day  Virginian-Pilot

Janae Camp, a 6-4 forward, and Janeen Camp, a 6-5 center, both played at Wilson High before finishing their high school careers at TPLS Christian Academy in ...

Former Norfolk resident recovering after being shot working on Amtrak train

An Amtrak conductor shot by a disgruntled passenger is making a recovery six months later.

JMU positional outlook: FBS transfers are plentiful in Dukes' defensive front seven  The Daily Progress

Here's a look at this spring's positional breakdowns on the defensive line and at linebacker.

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