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Hampton Police arrest suspect after 17-year-old killed in Hampton 7-Eleven shooting  WTKR News 3

HAMPTON, Va. - Police in Hampton are investigating a shooting that happened in the 2600 block of Kecoughtan Road that left a 17-year-old boy dead after an ...



Man arrested in connection with homicide that occurred outside Hampton 7-Eleven  13newsnow.com WVEC

HAMPTON, Va. — Hampton police arrested an 18-year-old man charged with murder in connection with a homicide on Friday. Police said Mekhi Vicente Ivey is ...



Community holds vigil for 17-year-old killed in Hampton  13newsnow.com WVEC

HAMPTON, Va. — It was a moment to honor the life of 17-year-old Rae-Kwon Peterson. An empty field across the street from the 7-Eleven quickly filled with ...



Hampton High School student accepted to 11 colleges and universities, 5 of them Ivy League  WTKR News 3

The salutatorian of Hampton High School is now weighing the next big decision: Where to attend college. His decision is between all the schools he applied to ...



William M. 'Bill' Rice Jr., 78, member of Fox Hill Volunteer Fire Company  Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

William M. “Bill” Rice Jr., 78, died Saturday, July 6, 2019. Bill was born July 3, 1941, at Riverside Hospital and raised on Harris Creek Road. After his marriage ...



Hampton mother wants answers about daughter’s school assault  WTKR News 3

A local woman says her 15-year-old daughter was brutally attacked by a male student at Hampton High School, and despite efforts, she's not getting any ...



'Something is not right' says mother of a man who disappeared over a month ago in Winston-Salem  Winston-Salem Journal

The family of a missing Winston-Salem man searched for him Friday in the city's northern section, but they didn't find him.



Virginia Teen Accepted To 11 Colleges And Universities, 5 Of Them Ivy League  CBS Baltimore

HAMPTON, VA (WTKR ) — The salutatorian of Hampton High School is now weighing the next big decision: Where to attend college. His decision is between all ...



Over $19,000 awarded to Hampton schools  WTKR News 3

HAMPTON, Va. – Six Hampton schools and district programs have been awarded $19,150 through the Community Knights, Inc quarterly GIFT grant program.



Roy Mitchell, 96, Army Air Corps veteran who served during World War II  Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

Roy Mitchell, 96, passed away Monday, July 8, 2019. He was a World War II Army Air Corps veteran, serving from 1943 to 1946. For over 80 years, he was a…



Barbara Oeffner, 74  East Hampton Star

Barbara Oeffner, an East Hampton native and a 10th-generation relative of Nathaniel Dominy, one of the town's early settlers renowned for his woodworking and ...



Hampton High School hires former ODU, VCU coach as Athletic Director  WTKR News 3

Richard Fortune leaves NCAA women's basketball coaching ranks to take over as A.D. at Hampton High.



Mother in Virginia wants answers after her teen daughter was brutally attacked in school hallway  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

HAMPTON, Va. -- A Virginia woman said her 15-year-old daughter was brutally attacked by a male student at school, and despite efforts, she's not getting any ...



Danny Mitchell steps down as Hampton High's interim football coach and Kenny Gilliam steps in  Daily Press

Danny Mitchell has stepped down as the interim head football coach at Hampton High, a position he had held for about a month, according to administration at ...



Bethel High School Mega reunion 2018  Daily Press

50 years after its first entering class, the Bethel High School is celebrating a half a century of high and lows, accomplishments and challenges with a week long ...



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.



Maritime Academy officially opens at Hampton High School  13newsnow.com WVEC

Local shipyards partnered with Hampton City Schools to open the Academy which will provide students the academic and technical courses needed for a ...



High school student accepted to 11 colleges and universities, 5 of them Ivy League  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

HAMPTON, Va. -- The salutatorian of Hampton High School is now weighing the next big decision: Where to attend college. His decision is between all the ...



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 High School helps student stay on track after spinal surgery  Daily Press

About two weeks after surgery to fix her tethered spinal cord, 17-year-old Adanna Dube began receiving homebound instruction.



Hampton City Schools, area shipyards partner on new Maritime Academy  13newsnow.com WVEC

The ribbon was cut today at the academy, which will train the shipbuilders, ship repairers and ship designers of tomorrow as the Navy builds towards a 355-ship ...



Vanessa Cox is a valedictorian with a "perfect imperfection"  Johnson City Press (subscription)

HAMPTON — Vanessa Cox is the valedictorian of the Hampton High School Class of 2019. It is just her latest accomplishment. She is not only the top scholar in ...



Phoebus football prepared for one final push towards state title  WTKR News 3

HAMPTON, Va. - History shows that Phoebus football has a prestigious program. In seven state championship appearances, the Phantoms have never lost in ...



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.



Police: Hampton High threat not credible  13newsnow.com

Police were alerted to the possible threat on Wednesday, and shortly after the investigation began, detectives determined the threat was not credible.



Hampton High school football players play to remember friend, teammate  13newsnow.com WVEC

A group of Hampton high school football players came together on Memorial Day to remember a teammate who was killed earlier this month.



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 ...



'Shining stars' make up Hampton High Class of 2018  Daily Press

Hampton High School salutatorian Melinda Nelson likened the Class of 2018 to the universe, ever expanding and contracting, its stars moving apart or closer 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 ...



Hampton mayor stresses partnerships with others in 'state of city' address  Daily Press

The best of Hampton comes from forging strong partnerships with businesses, with the schools and with residents. That was the message Mayor Donnie Tuck ...



Wells Fargo honors two Hampton African American families in branch mural  WTKR News 3

HAMPTON, Va. – In celebration of Black History Month, Wells Fargo local leaders will honor two local African American families during a gift mural presentation.



Former NBA top pick Joe Smith headlines 2018 Hampton Roads Sports Hall of Fame class  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. - The ninth induction class for the Hampton Roads Sports Hall of Fame features a NBA No. 1 draft pick, an Olympic sprinter and more. The ninth ...



Highland Springs wins state football title again  Richmond Free Press

The Highland Springs High School football team members are running out of fingers to display their bling. The Springers captured their fourth consecutive Class ...



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 ...



Three high schools from Carter County claim state champions in last week's state STEM competitions  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Once again, high school students from Carter County did well in the SkillsUSA state competition last week. The trend began a few years ago, ...



Gloucester football beats Hampton for the first time, now playoff bound  13newsnow.com 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 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 ...



College commitment day live from the Ted with Access College on Coast Live  WTKR News 3

We get a live look at the 2500 students celebrating college commitment day at the Ted Constant Center in Norfolk.



Former Hampton High quarterback killed in shooting  Daily Press

A man was shot and killed in the parking lot of a Hampton KFC/Taco Bell late Wednesday night, police said.



Former Hampton High teacher accused of sex crimes with student  WAVY-TV

A former special education teacher at Hampton High School was arrested Wednesday for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with a student.



Hampton budget season begins with seeking public input  Daily Press

The city will host public input sessions in March to find out what programs and services are most important, City Manager Mary Bunting said Wednesday during 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 ...



Modern Woodmen raise money for Hampton baseball Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Modern Woodmen of America in Elizabethton recently donated $2500 to Hampton High School's baseball team through a matching fund project. The Matching ...



Hampton freshmen commit to graduate in 2021  Daily Press

Members of the inaugural Academies of Hampton freshmen cohort committed to graduate in 2021 with the skills they need to continue after high school during a ...



Hampton School Board passes budget with cuts, 2 percent raises  Daily Press

The Hampton School Board unanimously approved a $202.1 million budget for fiscal year 2019 at its meeting Wednesday night.



Long Island valedictorians 2019 - ND Feature Grid  Newsday

Meet Long Island's 2019 valedictorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school. To report errors, please call 631-843-4813. Also, see this year's salutatorians.



For the NFL, Hampton Roads has been a pipeline for top-tier talent  The Undefeated

HAMPTON, Virginia — It'd clearly been a while since Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin had seen those red-white-and-blue Patriots jerseys. No, not the ...



More Peninsula-area schools earn accreditation this year  Daily Press

Hampton City Schools had more schools accredited this year than it's had in the last three years and all five of Newport News high schools were fully accredited ...



Hampton’s Dazz Newsome named ACC football Specialist of the Week  WTKR News 3

Former Hampton High School standout recognized by ACC after scoring first two touchdowns of his college career.



Employee charged with threatening to blow up Hampton High School  wtkr.com

A Hampton City Schools employee has been arrested after posting a bomb threat to Hampton High School on social media.



Maury boys, Princess Anne girls earn Region 5A titles  WAVY-TV

The Maury boys are state tournament-bound for the first time in six years, while the Princess Anne girls maintain their stranglehold on the state.



Local high school graduation dates and times Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

With the month of May officially underway, graduation is closer than ever for local high school seniors. The first commencement ceremonies in the area begin on ...



16-year-old moped driver dies after Hampton four-vehicle crash  wtkr.com

A 16-year-old boy has died after a fatal four-vehicle crash in the area of W. Pembroke Avenue and Powhatan Parkway Monday night.



Helmet decals are earned, not given at Hampton University in 2018  WTKR News 3

With less than 10 days left until the season opener, no player has been given the famous "HU" on their helmet yet.



Hampton High School student accused of making bomb threat  wtkr.com

An 18-year-old Hampton High School student has been arrested and charged after police say a bomb threat was made to the school on Thursday morning.



More than 50 years into coaching football at Hampton High, Mike Smith still gets excited on opening day of practice  Daily Press

Q&A with Hampton High football coach Mike Smith.



James Alan "Jim" Maki  The Winchester Star

James Alan “Jim” Maki. James Alan “Jim” Maki passed away peacefully at home on April 10, 2019, after a battle with mesothelioma. He was surrounded by his ...



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.



Eight vie for 3 seats in Hampton City Council race  Daily Press

Two City Council incumbents will defend their seats in a packed race of eight candidates overall vying for three at-large seats on the Hampton City Council for ...



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.



Calling all schools, cultural institutions, Dominion is accepting applications for solar panels  Southside Daily

Dominion Energy will accept applications for the Solar for Students program, which gives solar panels to eligible schools or cultural institutions for free…



On Father's Day, former Hampton Mayor Jimmy Eason reflects on accomplishments  Daily Press

Former mayor of Hampton Jimmy Eason recalls his career and developing downtown.



Hampton removes Robert E. Lee's name from campus  Daily Press

Hampton City Schools late Tuesday afternoon announced the decision to remove the name of Confederate General Robert E. Lee from an alternative learning ...



Father of Charlotte AAU basketball player who died: 'I'm devastated, man'  The Herald

James Hampton, the AAU player from Nike's Team United who died suddenly Saturday after collapsing on the basketball court, is remembered by his father and ...



Michael Vick’s voyage from ‘The 757’ to ATL legend  WTKR News 3

In an interview you'll see only on News 3, Newport News native Michael Vick - a sports icon in Atlanta, looks back at his life on the football field during Super ...



Public discussion limited before Hampton School Board renamed Davis Middle  Daily Press

The Hampton School Board voted to rename Jefferson Davis Middle School last month after little group public or private discussion.



1 teen killed, another hospitalized in 4-vehicle crash involving moped in Hampton  WAVY-TV

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — A 16-year-old is dead and another is now in stable condition after their moped was involved in a four-vehicle crash in Hampton.



Hampton council race draws 8 to vie for 3 seats  Daily Press

The Hampton City Council race has eight candidates — the largest pool in a decade — who will vie for three at-large seats when voters go the polls Tuesday, ...



Hampton hires director for Academies of Hampton  Daily Press

Hampton City Schools has a new director to lead its vision for the Academies at Hampton.



Walter Brower steps down as Hampton's basketball head coach  Daily Press

Hampton High School boys basketball coach Walter Brower is stepping down, Hampton City Schools announced in a statement Thursday morning. Brower will ...



He’s valedictorian of his high school class. The salutatorian? His identical twin.  WTKR News 3

Deontae and Deontre Wright know who to thank for motivating them through high school: each other.



‘He was an inspiration’: 19-year-old local star remembered following on-court collapse  The Washington Post

James Hampton, a 19-year-old basketball player from Washington, D.C. with an infectious smile and contagious laugh, did everything right, according to the ...



Teen killed after moped rear-ended in Hampton identified  13newsnow.com WVEC

16-year-old Daquan Robinson died when his moped was rear-ended by a pickup truck at a stoplight in Hampton, then crashed into two other cars.



Vigil honors 16-year-old killed in moped crash  WTKR News 3

One day after Daquan Robinson lost his life on his moped, the 16-year-old's family and friends filled a basketball court outside the Y.H. Thomas Community ...



Hampton School Board candidates address teens' concerns at forum  Daily Press

The four candidates for three Hampton School Board seats made their pitches to the youth of the city during a forum Monday night.



Tyrod Taylor reps Hampton T-shirts before starting training camp  WTKR News 3

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Tyrod Taylor certainly hasn't forgotten where he came from, which was evident in his “Hampton vs. Everybody” T-shirt that he wore to start ...



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 ...



Football star Eric Hunter killed outside Hampton fast food restaurant  wtvr.com

HAMPTON, Va. -- Eric Wardell Hunter, who led Hampton High School to a 1988 state football title, was killed Wednesday less than five miles from the high ...



Peninsula school administration shake-ups continue  Daily Press

With the new school year technically underway as of July 1, administrative changes at every level are taking effect. Here are the latest appointments and ...



Travis Miller to lead Wade Hampton football  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Longtime Blacksburg and Boiling Springs assistant football coach Travis Miller has been named head coach at Wade Hampton High School. Wade Hampton ...



Hampton Roads Educators' Credit Union will honor teachers this month  Virginian-Pilot

A variety of giveaways, a special loan and other goodies will be offered to members as a way to honor and celebrate the work they do.



Man learns his fate in Hampton courtroom for brutal murder of woman 37 years ago  wtkr.com

A man will serve 40 years behind bars for the murder of woman in 1981, according to the Hampton prosecutor.



Candidate Profile: Matt Waters  WAVY-TV

Name: Matt Waters. Party: Libertarian. Biography: Matt Waters was born in Newport News and graduated from Hampton High School. He completed his ...



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 ...



Steve Prince: bringing the Muscarelle to the people  Virginia Gazette

While the Muscarelle Museum of Art has had its collections removed, it's far from empty. The walls are covered in large graphite drawings and woodcut prints by ...



Week 11 high school football predictions | High Schools  Roanoke Times

Rain is in the Friday forecast. Again. So what else is new? Well, a few things so far in the 2018 football season. We've seen VHSL varsity games played this year ...



5 Peninsula places to get your 'Hidden Figures' fix  Daily Press

You can celebrate "Hidden Figures" even after Sunday night's Oscars are over. The annual award show airs at 8:30 p.m. on ABC, and the film, based on the ...



Monarchs' Marquis Godwin to miss undetermined amount of time with broken foot  Virginian-Pilot

The 6-foot-5 sophomore from Hampton High is the team's fourth-leading scorer, at 7.2 points per game.



Undefeated, unforgettable  Richmond Free Press

The 1975 Maggie L. Walker High School football team was undefeated and unforgettable.



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.



Parents line up to pick up their children, following small fire  WAVY-TV

Jones Magnet Middle School in Hampton was evacuated Thursday morning because of a fire in one of the restrooms.



Singer, rapper Big Baby D.R.A.M. of Hampton proud to represent the 757  Daily Press

Since "Broccoli" hit the airwaves in April and rose to No. 6 on the Billboard Hot 100 this week, Hampton native D.R.A.M. has gained recognition across the nation ...



New Norview High School principal reunites with his former middle school students  Virginian-Pilot

In Walter Brower Jr.'s perfect world, he used to say, he would someday land the principal job at Norview High School and walk his former Norview Middle ...



AMA: Dwight Vick  The Key Play

Publisher's Note: Former Hokies OL and captain Dwight Vick is here to answer your questions. If you're a former Virginia Tech athlete or coach and want to ...



Top 11 teams with the most Virginia high school football state titles all-time  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - The Hampton High School football program has won 16 state titles since 1920, leading all schools in Virginia.



Phoebus names basketball court after Hampton native Boo Williams  wtkr.com

The former Phoebus basketball standout and AAU pioneer had his jersey retired as well.



Mascot mania: Origin stories of local high school nicknames  Daily Press

Fans of Hampton High School football do not question donning crab-emblazoned paraphernalia. Crowds at Warhill football games are happy to have a ...



UNC receiver Dazz Newsome Tar Heels' most explosive weapon  The Herald-Sun

After converting from defensive back to receiver, UNC's Dazz Newsome, at 5-11, 185 pounds, has steadily improved. In the last two games, Newsome has ...



Five accused of trespassing at Hampton High, having guns in vehicle  Daily Press

Hampton police arrested four men and a teen accused of trespassing into the cafeteria at Hampton High School and having guns in their vehicle on school ...



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 ...



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