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 2021-06-13 03:56 

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High school scoreboard | Saturday’s scores and Sunday and Monday’s schedules...

Box scores and highlights from around Hampton Roads....

 2021-06-12 23:35 

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Dallas Baptist outlasts U.Va. in rain-delayed opener of Super Regional...

The Cavaliers will need to win Game 2 of the Super Regional on Sunday to stay alive in the best-of-three series....

 2021-06-12 22:15 

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Editorial: Power fleeting in Hampton Roads?...

Once a power center in state politics, Hampton Roads has seen its fortunes dim in recent years, with Northern Virginia reaping the spoils....

 2021-06-12 22:10 

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Walt Handelsman: Masks On...

Cartoon by Walt Handelsman for June 13, 2021....

 2021-06-12 22:05 

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Opinion: To beat McAuliffe, Youngkin should focus on finances...

Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin could lean on his finance background to spur a debate about spending that would serve the commonwealth, columnist Gordon C. Morse writes....

 2021-06-12 22:05 

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Opinion: Mental health care for children gets boost in Hampton Roads...

A new statewide network, the Virginia Mental Health Access Program, could be a game-changer for pediatric mental health care in Hampton Roads, CHKD's Mary Margaret Gleason and Stephanie Osler write....

 2021-06-12 22:05 

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Opinion: “Warrior Psychotherapy” holds promise for veterans...

A new approach to providing mental health care for veterans leans on the principles the military holds in high regard, Hamid Tavakoli and Landon Van Dell write in a guest column....

 2021-06-12 22:00 

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Letters for June 13: 79th District race shows we need campaign finance reform...

Letter writers advocate for campaign finance reform, urge Hampton officials to develop rental or housing properties, and discuss militias....

 2021-06-12 19:40 

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Virginia Beach’s Cavalier Hotel chief engineer is also beekeeper, making a buzz about the little engineers themselves...

A stay at the Cavalier Hotel at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront can include a beehive meet-and-greet, led by the hotel's own chief engineer. They may seem like mismatched areas of expertise, but he says bees are little engineers themselves....

 2021-06-12 19:36 

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First Colonial’s Pugh, Maury’s Byrd win state tennis singles championships...

Evan Pugh serves an ace on match point for his first state title in his last high school match. Mya Byrd earns her second crown in two tries....

 2021-06-12 18:19 

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Return of annual sand soccer tournament brings familiar energy to Virginia Beach...

Thousands visited Virginia Beach to compete in and watch the annual North American Sand Soccer Championship, which returned after being canceled in 2020....

 2021-06-12 17:58 

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This COVID-19 nurse team in Portsmouth helped keep a community health center going during pandemic...

The team at the Hampton Roads Community Health Center "worked with unwavering resolve to serve the underserved throughout the COVID-19 pandemic," a clinical communications company wrote about the COVID-19 nurses....

 2021-06-12 16:14 

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Virginia Beach man charged in overnight hit-and-run that left 1 with serious injuries...

Around 12:39 a.m., emergency responders received multiple calls reporting a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in the 2900 block of Shore Drive....

 2021-06-12 16:11 

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Oscar Smith QB Ethan Vasko commits to Old Dominion...

Vasko becomes the first Abe Goldblatt All-Tidewater Player of the Year to initially commit to Old Dominion out of high school. Former Norview standout D.J. Mack Jr. won the honor in 2016, but he played his first three seasons at Central Florida before tra...

 2021-06-12 16:00 

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Virginia’s ‘Return to Earn’ grant program will match bonuses paid by small businesses to new hires...

The Return to Earn grant program will match bonus payments from eligible small businesses to new hires. It is earmarked to serve businesses with less than 100 employees on their payrolls....

 2021-06-12 15:41 

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Students can use constitution to fight bullying, North Carolina court says...

The Supreme Court's ruling in part addresses the declaration in a landmark 1997 ruling by the court that the combination of two portions of the state constitution guarantees every child of this state an "opportunity to receive a sound basic educat...

 2021-06-12 15:00 

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Hampton Roads chefs take to the parking lot for trash-talking food battles...

On Mondays throughout the summer, Virginia Beach restaurant J&K Style Grill is playing host to a series of parking lot battles among area chefs. And alongside food presentation and taste, "trash talkin" is one of the categories....

 2021-06-12 14:00 

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Co-pastors receive outpouring of love after Virginia house fire...

The fire at the Danville home was caused by a lawnmower that backfired and sparked a blaze....

 2021-06-12 12:58 

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Hampton Roads teens are getting vaccinated. How do rates here compare to the rest of the state?...

Hampton Roads teens are getting vaccinated at a slightly lower rate than the statewide rate. The state's vaccination coordinator provides some context as to what might be causing that....

 2021-06-12 12:47 

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Northern Virginia schools to appeal teacher’s return after transgender remark...

Suspended Leesburg Elementary gym teacher Tanner Cross spoke at a school board meeting against a proposal requiring that transgender students be addressed by their preferred pronouns....

 2021-06-12 12:00 

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Gardening Q&A: Moving on to summer...

With the summer season approaching, Ken Spencer gives an update on his home garden....

 2021-06-12 11:30 

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Literary Notes: Authors of ‘On Juneteenth’ and ‘Educated’ will give talks this Tuesday and next, online...

Annette Gordon-Reed is a guest of Monticello; Tara Westover will be at The Norfolk Forum, in a single-ticket event that will be in-person as well as online....

 2021-06-12 05:42 

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Tides shut out Jacksonville behind Lowther, Greene...

Domingo Leyba's four RBIs also spark Norfolk....

 2021-06-12 02:46 

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Region playoff highlights: Kellam girls soccer advances in 3 overtime thriller...

Mira Sansone and Kaleigh Bartholl both scored for Kellam, which won in a third sudden-death overtime period...

 2021-06-12 02:14 

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High school scoreboard | Friday’s scores and Saturday’s schedule...

Box scores and highlights from around Hampton Roads....

 2021-06-12 01:24 

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Marine accused in Green Beret’s hazing death faces court-martial trial...

U.S. Marine Mario Madera-Rodriguez is the only one of the four men to plead not guilty in the killing of Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar....

 2021-06-12 01:11 

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Hunters kill record number of bears in North Carolina where they’re expanding in numbers and girth...

Hunters harvested 3,748 bears in 2020, more than 200 over the previous record set in 2018....

 2021-06-11 23:57 

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Virginia Beach nixes weekly fireworks, but July 4th shows will return...

In years past, except last summer during the coronavirus pandemic, Virginia Beach has set off fireworks every week during the summer at the Oceanfront, but the cost has gone up too much....

 2021-06-11 23:52 

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Now retired, QB Alex Smith is selling Virginia mansion for $6.7M...

Located on "one of McLean's premier streets," the modern estate offers five bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, and 6,340 square feet of living space....

 2021-06-11 23:41 

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Fuel spill on I-664 shuts down I-64 overpass...

A tractor trailer had a punctured fuel tank which caused the spill, state police said....

 2021-06-11 23:02 

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Old Dominion graduate wins Pulitzer Prize in Poetry...

Old Dominion University alumna Natalie Diaz was awarded the 2021 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry for her collection "Postcolonial Love Poem" Friday....

 2021-06-11 22:59 

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Mobile COVID-19 vaccine clinics stop in Norfolk, Virginia Beach and Eastern Shore...

Each clinic will offer the Johnson & Johnson vaccine to people age 18 and older. Patients do not need an appointment to receive a shot....

 2021-06-11 22:22 

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Maury’s Byrd, First Colonial’s Pugh advance to state tennis singles finals; Tabb, Jamestown girls take doubles titles...

The championship matches are set for Huntington Park in Newport News at 10 a.m. Saturday; Tabb's Emily Beckner and Christina Baxter will take medals home from Virginia Tech....

 2021-06-11 22:10 

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Bill Bramhall: American History...

Cartoon by Bill Bramhall for June 12, 2021....

 2021-06-11 22:05 

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Opinion: Facebook, YouTube erred in censoring COVID-19 ‘misinformation’...

Misinformation is dangerous but it's much better to provide additional information than to censor information, columnist Faye Flam writes....

 2021-06-11 22:05 

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Opinion: Why we need to protect a free press everywhere...

Press freedom is essential for our protection, but in a globalized world, a free press must be a priority in U.S. foreign policy too, columnist Elizabeth Shackelford writes....

 2021-06-11 22:00 

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Letters for June 12: Currituck needs to follow Dare’s lead and restore the beach...

Letter writers advocate for restoring the beach in Currituck County, North Carolina; push everyone to get the COVID-19 vaccine; and raise awareness about problems in the judicial system....

 2021-06-11 21:50 

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Boys soccer: Region A tournament results and schedules...

A look at boys soccer tournaments in Region A....

 2021-06-11 21:16 

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Girls soccer: Region A tournament results and schedules...

A look at Region A soccer tournaments in Class 6, Class 5, Class 4, Class 3 and Class 2....

 2021-06-11 19:51 

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Softball: Region A tournament results and schedules...

A look at the Region A softball tournaments in Class 6, Class 5, Class 4, Class 3 and Class 2....

 2021-06-11 19:49 

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2 women vie to make history in Virginia lieutenant governor’s race...

It's been nearly three decades since Virginia's only woman to win a statewide race held political office. That drought will end in November....

 2021-06-11 18:27 

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Baseball: Region A tournament schedules and results...

A look at the Region A baseball tournaments involving Hampton Roads teams, including Class 6, Class 5, Class 4, Class 3 and Class 2....

 2021-06-11 18:10 

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North American Sand Soccer Championships return to Virginia Beach this weekend after a 1-year hiatus...

The North American Sand Soccer Championships, which was canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic, is expecting 60,000 spectators throughout the weekend, all eager to see both the amateur and professional teams....

 2021-06-11 16:58 

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Virginia will play Super Regional against Dallas Baptist in familiar surroundings...

The Cavaliers (33-24) didn't have to leave Columbia, South Carolina, because their Super Regional series against Dallas Baptist will be at the same ballpark where they won their NCAA regional....

 2021-06-11 16:23 

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Atlantic Bay Mortgage lends a hand to Seton House...

Stepbrothers Brian and Stan Holland, of Atlantic Bay Mortgage, helped Seton House secure property to consolidate its operations....

 2021-06-11 16:02 

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Heavy rain on the way, prompting flash flood watch in Hampton Roads...

The National Weather Service issued a flood watch — which went into effect Friday at noon — for areas including southeast Virginia and northeast North Carolina....

 2021-06-11 15:29 

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Pentagon renews effort to withhold more unclassified information...

Patrick J. Leahy, D-Vt., the most senior senator and chairman of the Appropriations Committee, told CQ Roll Call he continues to oppose what he called an "anti-transparency" proposal....

 2021-06-11 15:28 

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Late Hampton High coach Danny Mitchell remembered as a tough guy with limitless love for his players...

Former players, coaches and family recently honored longtime Hampton High baseball coach Danny Mitchell, who died in February 2020, at the field named for him....

 2021-06-11 14:44 

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Virginia man shoots, kills best friend after mistaking him for intruder...

Matthew Sharpf and his family were asleep in their home Tuesday night when Jonathan Hankins showed up unexpectedly, Sheriff's Maj. William Knott said....

 2021-06-11 14:43 

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Whatever happened to ... John Wilson, who tried to swim from Norfolk to Hampton?...

Despite battling rough currents, local attorney John Wilson successfully completed his four-mile swim from Norfolk to Hampton....

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