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757 Showdown: Maury football remains undefeated after win over Churchland  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. - Two undefeated football teams clashed Friday night when Maury High School and Churchland High School faced off at Powhatan Field. Maury ...

The Locker Room Show | September 13  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. - In this week's edition of the award-winning Locker Room, Wink and Megan deliver high school football highlights from across Hampton Roads ...

Gift of $1.1M by Local Restaurateur Hu Odom Helps Build Next Generation of Restaurant Leaders  Yahoo Finance

Future top chefs and restaurateurs—students of Maury High School and Norfolk Technical Center, were joined by Mayor Kenny Alexander, Dawn Sweeney, ...

HIGHLIGHTS: Lions target KeAndre Lambert stars in senior debut  247Sports

Penn State presently claims 24 verbal commitments in a 2020 recruiting class that is expected to reach, or potentially surpass, 30 players, according to Nittany ...

Norfolk students filmed a report about their crumbling school. Administrators ordered it deleted.  Virginian-Pilot

Poor conditions at the century-old Maury High have been no secret. But top school officials didn't like what a teacher said in a student news report.

Hartwell Lynn Chenault  Southwest Times

April 28, 1941-Sept. 7, 2019. ROANOKE, Va. — Hartwell Lynn Chenault, 78, of Roanoke, Va., died peacefully at his home Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019.

Heart of Ghent 10k Race, Kid's Fun Run rings in the fall season WVEC

NORFOLK, Va. — The Heart of Ghent 10k Race and Kid's Fun Run is set to ring in the fall season to Historic Ghent! It will offer a fit, festive, charitable, ...

Maury High School’s CJ Beasley, 3-star college football prospect, to make college commitment  WTKR News 3

Beasley will choose between Virginia Tech, Pittsburgh and Tennessee.

Maury makes history! Commodores win first boys basketball title since 1927  WTKR News 3

Maury defeats Freedom-South Riding to win VHSL Class 5 boys basketball championship.

"Provoking more understanding" is the goal of new student organization at Maury High School  Virginian-Pilot

The belief that any opinion supported by research is welcome is the crux of a new club at Maury High School called STAMP: Students Together Against ...

District removes student video that shows crumbling conditions  American School & University

A video report by students showing the crumbling conditions at the oldest high school in Virginia has been removed from the school's Youtube channel.

IN SESSION: Lost Class of '59 needs help finding classmates for 60th reunion WVEC

Members of Norfolk's ''Lost Class of '59'' are working to track down old classmates for their 60th reunion in August.

Officials take down student video showing crumbling school  Washington Post

A video report by students showing the crumbling conditions at Virginia's oldest high school has been taken off the school's Youtube channel.

Maury High School’s Chase Coleman elects to walk-on to UVA men’s hoops team  WTKR News 3

Coleman, who helped lead Maury to a historic state title as a senior, announces intentions to join the UVA men's basketball program as a preferred walk-on.

Maury High dates to 1910. Norfolk schools want to make it ready for the 21st century.  Virginian-Pilot

What should Maury High School look like for the next 100 years? That's the question consultants are asking the community as they prepare a recommendation ...

Legendary Maury boys basketball coach Jack Baker steps down after 41 seasons, 746 wins  Virginian-Pilot

Jack Baker, coach of the Maury High School basketball team since 1976 kids with Sim Frazier,15, a soph. team member of Maury before the team took the floor ...

For Maury and Oscar Smith, classes gather for 60-year reunions  Virginian-Pilot

Sept. 29 marked the 60th reunions for the class of 1958 at Norfolk's Maury High and Chesapeake's Oscar Smith High. The gatherings are a bit shorter than they ...

Norfolk looks at possibilities for the future of Maury High School  WAVY-TV

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — They just don't make them like Maury High School anymore, but if you look closely at the beautiful architecture you'll see the old ...

VIDEO: 4-star WR KeAndre Lambert absolutely torched defender at The Opening  USA TODAY High School Sports

KeAndre Lambert-Smith is one of the nation's most sought after receiver recruits. The Maury High School (Norfolk, Va.) showcased why at the D.C. regional ...

Maury HS hoops coaches honored for 1st state title since 1927 WVEC

Head Coach, Brandon Plummer and his staff were recognized by Maury alumni & fans Saturday night in Norfolk.

Brawl breaks out at Varina High School semifinal basketball game  8News

Two Varina players were kicked out of the game for leaving the bench during a brawl.

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.

State senator plans to modernize schools in Norfolk  WTKR News 3

Senator Bill Stanley, Jr. (R) from the 20th district - among other senators - is touring schools in poor condition across the Commonwealth.

Maury High and more: The Norfolk public schools named for Confederates  Virginian-Pilot

The city's statue of a Confederate soldier in the middle of Main Street has drawn protesters in recent months. Nearby, three public schools are still named for ...

Landstown & Maury boys, Princess Anne girls punch tickets to VHSL state title game  WTKR News 3

All state title games will be played in Richmond at the Siegel Center on the campus of VCU.

Fab 15: Ranking Virginia's top high school football recruits for 2020  Virginian-Pilot

A look at the Daily Press and Virginian-Pilot Fab 15 ranking of the state's top high school football players in the Class of 2020: ...

Man convicted in Maury High School student’s death sentenced to five years in prison

The 20-year-old man convicted of shooting and killing a Maury High School student last year was sentenced to five years in prison Friday.

Students activism should shame officials into action  Virginia Mercury

Actions by students at two Virginia schools – turning a spotlight on the crumbling conditions of their individual facilities– should shame local and state officials to ...

Person accused of trespassing at Maury High School charged

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Police said 18-year-old Ricardo A. Whyte faces a charge of Trespassing after he entered Maury High School on Monday.

Maury High School student allegedly brings gun to school

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- A student at Maury High School is in police custody after a gun was found in a classroom Thursday morning.

Norfolk high-schoolers start at 7:25 a.m. That could change to 9 a.m.  Virginian-Pilot

Leah Richels, 16, arrives just before the start of the school day at Maury High School in Norfolk Thursday morning, May 24, 2018. Richels is a sophomore.

Virginia governor plans $80 million for school construction, but experts say billions are needed  Virginian-Pilot

For a decade, the state has given no funding to school construction projects. That could end next year.

Seattle Seahawks cut ties with Norfolk native Kam Chancellor  WTKR News 3

SEATTLE, Wash. – In July 2018, Kam Chancellor announced he was walking away from football. Now, the only NFL team for which he has ever played helped ...

2019 Commemoration, American Evolution Announces Winners Of Our American Story Student Contest  PRNewswire

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Virginia's 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution and WHRO announced the winners of the Our ...

Norfolk school board to hear proposals to merge schools and change zones  Virginian-Pilot

Other proposals would mean big changes for Maury and Booker T. high schools, including costly new buildings.

Maury High School to retire jersey of Kam Chancellor

NORFOLK, Va. – Maury High School will retire the jersey of pro football player Kam Chancellor of the Seattle Seahawks at a special ceremony on October 12.

Hampton Roads cities don’t have enough money to maintain schools. Could the state help?  Virginian-Pilot

A two-day legislative tour of schools in Norfolk and Portsmouth revealed buildings that are literally crumbling from within.

Norfolk man arrested with guns at N.C. high school was assistant coach at Norview, Oscar Smith  Virginian-Pilot

The 29-year-old man police say walked into a North Carolina high school cafeteria Monday armed with guns and ammunition helped coach football at two ...

Maury's girls cross country heads to state after winning school's first region title  Virginian-Pilot

The Commodores' Maeve Stiles is believed to be Maury's first girls region cross country champion. A look at the Commodores, plus information on the VHSL and ...

Class of 2020 | The Top 50 high school football recruits in Hampton Roads  Virginian-Pilot

Each season The Virginian-Pilot comes out with its Top 50 senior football players. This year, the list will include players from the Peninsula, with help from Daily ...

Chris Fraser resigns as Maury High School head football coach

Chris Fraser went 22-38 in six seasons as Maury HS head football coach.

VHSL football state semifinal pairings for local teams  WTKR News 3

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

Maury High School students earn big scholarship cash, perfect ACT score  WTKR News 3

Maury High School in Norfolk has to a lot celebrate in 2018. Three of their seniors have earned nearly $1 million in scholarship money, and one of their juniors ...

Slain 15-year-old Maury High student was in "wrong place at the wrong time," mother says  Virginian-Pilot

Deidre Graham said her daughter, Dejana Leary, was “in the wrong place at the wrong time” when she was shot Sunday night.

Man accused of killing Maury High School student appears in court

Nateria Powell was just a few weeks shy of graduating from Maury High School when her life was tragically cut short. Instead of her family focusing on her future, ...

Four-star WR Lambert schedules Penn State official visit  247Sports

One of Penn State's priority recruiting targets has locked in his official visit with the program. KeAndre Lambert, a four-star receiver prospect who attends Maury ...

2022 DT/OG Paul Hutson III Planning Virginia Tech Visit  Tech Lunch Pail

Paul Hutson III, a 2022 DT/OG from Maury High School in Norfolk, VA, is planning a Virginia Tech visit in the near future. At 6 foot, 245 pounds, Hutson already ...

Athlete Of The Week: Chase Coleman WVEC

Senior guard, Chase Coleman is the key to Maury's success this basketball season.

Private high school looking to move into historic church near the Hague  Virginian-Pilot

The Hague School will be limited to high school students only if it gets the OK to move into the building that used to house the Unitarian Church of Norfolk.

Virginia Tech lands commitment from 3-star running back C.J. Beasley  Roanoke Times

Virginia Tech landed a verbal commitment from 3-star running back C.J. Beasley on Friday afternoon. The Maury High School senior to be announced his ...

Norfolk native makes the jump from "Hamilton" to Netflix  Virginian-Pilot

Norfolk native Emmy Raver-Lampman, who appeared on Broadway in four productions, including "Hamilton," has a lead role in a new, binge-worthy Netflix ...

Norfolk, VA high school football players refuse to stand during national anthem  WJHL

NORFOLK, VA (WNCN) — Members of the Maury High School football team took a knee during the national anthem Friday night. A WAVY-TV viewer snapped a ...

Hometown joy for LaRoy: NFL’s Reynolds to host camp in familiar Norfolk setting

NFL linebacker LaRoy Reynolds will again host a football camp in Norfolk, but this year's will have sentimental value.

Davion Taylor (JR ATH 5-9 170) - Maury High School, Norfolk, VA  recruit757

Four-star WR Lambert impresses at camps, talks Penn State  247Sports

KeAndre Lambert learned plenty about where he stood with Penn State receivers coach Gerad Parker upon his January hiring in Happy Valley. "He reached out ...

Local pairings for VHSL boys & girls basketball state title games  WTKR News 3

Seven area VHSL boys and girls basketball teams play for state championships Wednesday/Thursday/Saturday in Richmond.

Jack Baker leaves an unprecedented legacy of success and dedication at Maury  Virginian-Pilot

Maury coach Jack Baker and his team practice on their new floor on Dec. 11, 2000. Baker won 746 games in a career that spanned more than four decades.

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.

Norfolk leaders mentoring youth with new program called #TURNT  WAVY-TV

City leaders started a free program in April called Transforming, Unifying, Recognizing Norfolk Teens, or #TURNT.

Maury takes home first hoops title in 92 years WVEC

RICHMOND, Va. — 92 years is a long time to wait. Finally, another state basketball championship is coming home to Maury High School. The Commodores won ...

Clemson CB commit Sheridan Jones receives Under Armour jersey, celebrates with 'Wonder Woman' mom  USA TODAY High School Sports

Maury High School (Norfolk, Va.) cornerback Sheridan Jones received his Under Armour All-American jersey Monday morning at his school as part of the ...

They attended Maury High together in the 1940s, now they meet for lunch once a month and remember  Virginian-Pilot

The 1946 graduates from Maury High School have, without fail, met on the first Tuesday of the month for more than a decade.

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 ...

Two-A-Days | Maury gears up for coach's second year with high expectations  Virginian-Pilot

Maury High School head football coach Dyrri McCain runs his players through some warmup drills at the start of the first day of football practice for the 2018 ...

Norfolk bookstore cluttered in charm WVEC

Beacon Books in Norfolk isn't organized in any way, and that's how the owner likes it.

New head coach has Maury boys basketball in the hunt for a title  WAVY-TV

NORFOLK (WAVY) – Whoever stepped in as the new head coach at Maury High School would have some pretty big shoes to fill. Last summer, Jack Baker ...

Chris Scott accepts Oscar Smith's high expectations as area football teams start practicing  Virginian-Pilot

Many high school football teams in Hampton Roads begin today. Here's some news and notes on our tour of the area.

Norfolk nonprofit provides low-cost prom dresses to homeless, low-income students  Virginian-Pilot

The Helpers Organization organized its second Fairytale Prom event where homeless and low-income students could buy a prom dress, shoes, jewelry and ...

Norfolk father mourns the death of 2 children mere months apart  Virginian-Pilot

Jaylon is the second child José and Deidre Graham have lost in less than two months. Jaylon's sister, De'Jana Leary, was shot and killed July 22.

Drive for Diversity leads from football to NASCAR WVEC

NORFOLK, Va. — Hadji Gaylord is ready to make the transition from college football to NASCAR. He is on his way to being the next success story for NASCAR's ...

Frank Spicer Co. moves out of 100 year old building in Norfolk's historic auto row  Virginian-Pilot

Sandee Spicer said it was time "someone else have a dream in this building." The Frank Spicer Restaurant Co. opened there in 1978.

High school scoreboard | Wednesday's scores, Thursday's schedule  Virginian-Pilot

Box scores and highlights from around South Hampton Roads.

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.

VHSL football third round playoff pairings for local teams  WTKR News 3

Nine local teams remain in the VHSL state football playoffs.

Explosive 2020 Tailback CJ Beasley Inching Towards Decision

A combination of bravado and ability has made 2020 tailback CJ Beasley a hot commodity in recruiting circles. He thinks he's close to a decision.

Opening day | Maury has high expectations - and a new key transfer  Virginian-Pilot

Today is the Virginia High School League's first official day of football practice. We'll have live reports from area practices.

Brother, sister killed within two months of each other in Norfolk WVEC

A crash involving a car and scooter killed a 14-year-old boy whose sister was shot to death less than two months ago.

Funeral held for man who died one week after being hit by car in Norfolk WVEC

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) — Family and friends gathered Friday for the funeral of a man who was hit by a car on October 18. Lorenzo Orlando Davenport died in ...

No turf war here: ODU and city combine on improvements to popular Powhatan Field  Virginian-Pilot

New turf is being installed at a cost of $900000, with the city and ODU continuing to share use.

This week in history | May 26, 2019  Virginian-Pilot

These were some of the stories reported by local papers the week of May 26:

Prominent Norfolk philanthropist Bob Nusbaum remembered for wanting to "perfect the world"  Virginian-Pilot

Bob Nusbaum made a name for himself as one of the region's most lauded attorneys and as a champion for a wide range of social issues. He died last month at ...

Champion of soccer scene in Hampton Roads dies at 77  Virginian-Pilot

With the formation of the Parent's Soccer Association of Virginia Beach Dick Whalen literally helped shed light on the sport.

Norfolk ‘Shoot Hoops Not Guns’ basketball tourney brings in more than police and youth

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — The 6th annual Shoot Hoops Not Guns basketball tournament brought together more than just police and young people. The all-day ...

Navy veteran recalls D-Day invasion and island hopping in the Pacific  DVIDS

Julius Shoulars is 94, and resides in a cozy second floor apartment in a Virginia Beach retirement community. During an oral history interview, he recounted his ...

Free bird: Norfolk’s LaRoy Reynolds leaves Falcons for Super Bowl champion Eagles  WTKR News 3

Former Maury High School, UVA standout signs with Eagles after spending last two seasons with Atlanta Falcons.

Boyfriend says shooting Maury High senior was a mistake, not murder. Judge denies him bond.  Virginian-Pilot

Lamontraye McAdams admits he fatally shot his girlfriend in the face Sunday afternoon. But his lawyer says it was an accident, and prosecutors didn't present ...

Virginia Tech lands verbal commitment from 2020 running back  Roanoke Times

Denmark (Ga.) running back Jordan Brunson verbally committed to Virginia Tech on Tuesday. Brunson announced his decision on social media.

Norfolk native Matt Coleman comes home as VCU hosts Texas Tuesday  WTKR News 3

The Norfolk native, now a freshman point guard for the University of Texas, leads his Longhorns vs. VCU Tuesday night in Richmond.

Teddy Riley, godfather of the "New Jack Swing" sound of the '80s and '90s, returning to Hampton on F  Virginian-Pilot

Former Virginia Beach music producer Teddy Riley is returning to Hampton Roads on Friday to give us a little piece of his love.

In the region: Radford eliminated in Big South baseball tournament  Roanoke Times

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — Joe Johnson and Sam Zayicek each had two hits and one RBI to help sixth-seeded High Point beat second-seeded Radford 6-4 on ...

Sisters 'Stithing together' at ECU  Greenville Daily Reflector

Sunday, May 12, 2019. A basketball recruiting visit by Brandan Stith to East Carolina nearly 10 years ago involved former ECU basketball coach Jeff Lebo and ...

Virginia Gay Dowdy Beacham of Kitty Hawk, July 21  The Outer Banks Voice

Virginia Gay Dowdy Beacham, 93, of Kitty Hawk, NC died Sunday, July 21, 2019, at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. A native of Powells Point, she was born ...

Maury grad married Hollywood starlet in 1939  Virginian-Pilot

William Robert Stephenson, a 1930 graduate of Maury High, married into the Ziegfeld Follies family, and his mother-on-law the Good Witch of the North.

Northam to address education leaders on equity in the classroom

Education leaders will meet to focus on equity. RICHMOND — Virginia's education leaders will meet for a two-day event focused on equity in public schools.

Tunisia Salimah Rasul 1987-2019  Loudoun Now

Tunisia “Neek” Salimah Rasul, 31, of Ashburn, VA was granted her angel wings in the morning of Friday, July 5, 2019. Tunisia was born November 2, 1987 in ...

Norfolk man found armed at N. Carolina school indicted on federal charges  WAVY-TV

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP/WAVY) — A Norfolk man found armed at a North Carolina school has been indicted on federal charges including crossing state lines ...

Brown v. Board of Education: Integration in Virginia, 5 Years Later  TIME

On the 60th anniversary of the landmark 1954 Supreme Court decision, LIFE recalls an integration battle in Virginia five long years later.

Virginia lawmaker planning bill to raise the state minimum wage  Virginian-Pilot

The minimum wage in Virginia, $7.25 an hour, hasn't changed since 2009.

Nansemond River teacher earns honor - The Suffolk News-Herald  Suffolk News-Herald

A Nansemond River High School teacher has earned one of the highest honors given to technology and engineering education teachers in Virginia, picking up ...

Virginia Tech Hokie Recruiting is in Full Swing, Commitments are Trickling in  Gobbler Country

It's time we took a look at the recruiting class of 2019. These are young men who will be graduating in 2020 and if they sign LOIs will be showing up for Hokie ...

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