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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.



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.



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 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 ...



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

Lake Taylor's quest for a third state championship since 2012 continues Saturday in Lynchburg. The Titans (13-1) play Woodgrove (13-1) at 4:30 p.m. in the ...



Norfolk mother's children back at school after being told to leave  WAVY-TV

Teodora Taisipic says just like any other year, she applied for her four children to transfer from Booker T. Washington High School to Lake Taylor.



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.



The Locker Room Show | November 23  WTKR News 3

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



Norfolk educators prepare for new year with a field day  13newsnow.com 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.



VHSL football state semifinal pairings for local teams  WTKR News 3

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



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 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.



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 ...



Family holds candlelight for high school shooting victim  WAVY-TV

Family, friends, classmates and even his school principal attended the vigil to share their memories of Keshawn Alexander.



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 ...



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

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



Norfolk Public Schools awarded Department of Defense grant  13newsnow.com WVEC

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



Norfolk high school student shot, killed; suspect arrested  13newsnow.com

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 ...



Dealing with tragedy: 5 Norfolk students, faculty died in 3 months  13newsnow.com 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 ...



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

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 ...



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

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



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.



Threats made against local schools; Norfolk police arrest student in one case  13newsnow.com

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 ...



Norfolk Public Schools holds staff field day to gear up for new school year  WTKR News 3

Norfolk Public Schools Superintendent Melinda J. Boone will officially kick off the 2018-2019 school year by hosting a field day for new and returning faculty and ...



Another Lake Taylor graduate says he was only given Honors accolades after ceremony  wtkr.com

Prezhontay Wilkins walked across the stage at Lake Taylor High School's graduation almost one week ago, but without the recognition he says he earned.



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.



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.



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.



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

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, ...



1 dead, suspect charged following Norfolk shooting  WAVY-TV

WAVY News Staff - NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) -- Police have a suspect in custody after a Norfolk high school senior was shot and killed Tuesday night in the ...



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.



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.



Smithfield stuns Lake Taylor on buzzer-beater  Virginian-Pilot

The Packers' Keon Tucker hits a 3-pointer from beyond half court to end the Titans' 16-game winning streak – and their season.



HS Football Buzz | Granby won’t rest on big win after snapping Lake Taylor's winning streak  Virginian-Pilot

Granby coach Sekou Wilson said he would give his team the weekend to celebrate a 14-12 win over Lake Taylor that snapped the Titans' 45-game Eastern ...



Signing Day | News and notes from around South Hampton Roads  Virginian-Pilot

Norview follows state semifinal run with nearly a dozen college-bound players in a ceremony Wednesday - National Signing Day. Meanwhile two Lake Taylor ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



Ohio State football: Safety Wayne Davis announced he will transfer  The Columbus Dispatch

Wayne Davis, a journeyman safety on the Ohio State roster, announced Thursday he will transfer.Davis, who would have been a third-year sophomore this ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Lake Taylor linebacker is a tackling machine  Virginian-Pilot

The picture told the whole story. After Lake Taylor's three-point, double-overtime loss to Salem of southwest Virginia in last year's Group 4A state championship ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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

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



MMA's Seabron commits to NC State | Nvdaily | nvdaily.com  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 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.



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) ...



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

Bernard "Pee Wee" Thompson didn't want to go to Lake Taylor High School, but he had no choice. He was forced to leave Booker T. Washington High School ...



Market capitalizes on charm of Riverview Village  Virginian-Pilot

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



Salem opponent has developed right recipe for football success  Roanoke Times

Defending Group 4A champion Lake Taylor will bring a 29-game winning streak into Saturday's state final.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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

Dave Nichols is a big, gregarious, friendly guy in glasses and a polo. But when he dons a singlet, he becomes Benjamin Banks, a big, financially astute ...



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.



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



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.



Bed bugs found four times recently in one Norfolk high school  wtkr.com

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



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

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



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 ...



Boys roundup | Lake Taylor takes control after halftime vs. Monacan  Virginian-Pilot

4A East Region. Lake Taylor 71, Monacan 57. Following a first half with many lead changes, Lake Taylor never trailed in the second after outscoring the visiting ...



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

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



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



National Signing Day | Live reports from 757Teamz  Virginian-Pilot

Join us all day as we report live from signing ceremonies all across South Hampton Roads. Check back often for pictures and videos and bios on players ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



National Signing Day 2017  Newsday

Scenes from National Signing Day 2017 across the country on Wednesday, Feb. 1. ...



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

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 ...



Monacan’s heart-breaking loss makes national sports news  wtvr.com

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 ...



1,000 paper crane exhibit created by local students  13newsnow.com

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- The MacArthur Memorial is hosting a very special exhibit of 1,000 paper cranes that were created by students here in Hampton Roads ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



The art of terror: Hampton Roads haunted house masters reveal their scary secrets  Virginian-Pilot

What does it take to get a scare out of a modern audience? Those who do the scaring share their techniques.



From state delegate to city attorney, letters of support pour in for Norfolk Treasurer Anthony Burfoot  Virginian-Pilot

Prominent residents – including a state delegate, the current and former heads of the Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority and the city attorney – are ...



Va. Beach needs foster parents  WAVY-TV

The need for foster parents in Virginia Beach is great, according to the city's Human Services Department.



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 ...



Ron Stokes, founder of Generic Theater, returns to Norfolk to tell tales of old  Virginian-Pilot

Ron Stokes, founder of the Generic Theater in Norfolk, returns 29 years after his departure for New York to present an evening of “theatrical anecdotage” that ...



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 ...



Miami Dolphins Sign Special Teams Ace, Super Bowl Champion LB Marvin Mitchell  Bleacher Report

The Miami Dolphins added a Super Bowl champion Sunday, signing former New Orleans Saints linebacker Marvin Mitchell according to Aaron Wilson of ...



2017 Watch List: Five Targets on Defense Who Could End Up at Ohio State | Eleven Warriors  Eleven Warriors

Ohio State is already loading up on 2017 defensive backs, and there are several more they're looking to add. Let's take a look at five other 2017 defenders the ...



Proceeds from Virginia Beach home sale will help people recovering from drug addiction  Virginian-Pilot

The net proceeds from the sale of the home under construction in the London Bridge area will benefit Recovery for Life, founded by Paul Hardy.



Ohio State's Joey Bosa and Jalin Marshall out for Virginia Tech Opener  The Key Play

Ohio State will be without the services of All-American DE Joey Bosa, freshman All-American H-Back Jalin Marshall, senior WR Corey Smith (20 receptions, 255 ...



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