Hampton Roads

Ashley McEnery, Patrick Jennings

Ashley Diane McEnery and Patrick Stephen Jennings were married Sept. 23 in New York. The Rev. Andrew King, a Roman Catholic priest, performed the ceremony at St. Patrick’s Cathedral.<p>The couple met at Cornell, from which both graduated, she summa cum laude and he magna cum laude.<p>Mrs. Jennings, 27, …

A teacher wrote ‘FOCUS’ on an ADHD student’s forehead. Now he faces a big lawsuit

An incident in which a Virginia middle school teacher allegedly grabbed the back of a student’s head and wrote the word “FOCUS” on his forehead with …

ADHD

The Best Surf Towns in America 2017

<b>1. Haleiwa, HI</b><br>Visions of clean, white-sand beaches, palm trees, and perfect surf usually accompany a first-time visit to Hawaii. But it’s not until …

Surfing

Police locate vehicle for missing Virginia Beach college student

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – Police have located the vehicle of the missing 19-year-old.<p>According to police, Ashanti Billie’s Mini Cooper was located …

Virginia Beach

Police: Two dead following home invasion in Smithfield

SMITHFIELD, Va. (WAVY) – Smithfield Police are on scene investigating after a home was invaded and two people were killed Saturday morning.<p>Dispatch …

Home Invasion

Jackson, Peoples lead No. 13 Hokies past ODU, 38-0

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Josh Jackson threw for three touchdowns and Steven Peoples scored three Saturday, leading No. 13 Virginia Tech past Old Dominion 38-0.<p>Peoples scored on receptions of 17 and 43 yards, the latter when Jackson threw for a well-covered Cam Phillips in the end zone and the ball …

College Football

Virginia Tech football: 3 takeaways from their win over Old Dominion

Virginia Tech football is off to a 4-0 start after a shutout victory of the Old Dominion Monarchs. Here are three takeaways from their 38-0 …

College Football

Ideal Clemson prep for Hokies as they dominate ODU

Old Dominion ran 50 plays Saturday, one in Virginia Tech territory. ’Twas on the game’s opening series, a fourth-and-1 from the Hokies’ 49, and …

College Football

Surfer Dies in Outer Banks Storm Swell

No dumb jokes here.<p><b>Irma and Maria, stirring up a fine bitch’s brew</b>, claimed another surfer this Thursday.<p>Irma stole Barbados’ Zander Venecia, who was …

Surfing

Will intrastate squabbling turn Jeff Bezos away from Virginia?

Like many communities across the United States, Virginia cities are excitedly scheming to impress Amazon that they are the ideal choice for the retail giant’s plans for a second headquarters that would employ a stunning workforce of 50,000 people.<p>Yet there’s also snarling among some of the players …

Opinion

Where to Fish in October

<i>Salt Water Sportsman</i> guides you through the month of October in search of your favorite saltwater species. These two locations per popular saltwater …

Fishing

Cybersecurity awareness and training is everyone's business | Expert column

W-2 fraud, spear phishing and executive impersonation wire-fraud scams are just a few of the attacks that target people rather than systems.<p>Although …

Cybersecurity

Escape to Kitty Hawk, North Carolina

While Kitty Hawk, North Carolina might be a quiet beachfront town along the Outer Banks of less than 4,000 people, there’s a reason it sounds …

Travel

Microsoft and Facebook's highest-capacity undersea cable has been completed

In May 2016, Microsoft announced a major infrastructure collaboration with Facebook, and Telxius, a subsidiary of Spanish telecommunication giants …

Microsoft

Report: Patriots sign QB to practice squad

There will be three quarterbacks in the Patriots quarterbacks room again.<p>According to ESPN's Mike Reiss, the Patriots have signed quarterback Taylor …

Practice Squad

Sailing World College Rankings, September 22 2017

Sailing World’s College Rankings, presented by Gill, are determined by an open coaches poll. For more information on the poll, or on how your team’s …

College & University

ACC Football: Predicting the week four games

GREENVILLE, NC - SEPTEMBER 16: Running back Travon McMillian<p>Four ACC matchups headling week four in the ACC.<p>ACC Conference play is beginning to heat …

College Football

Bills coach Sean McDermott on college concussions: 'I can't remember'

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott said Friday that he does not recall whether he suffered any concussions as a player at …

William & Mary Tribe

Virginia Tech Football: Virginia Tech vs. Old Dominion Preview

GREENVILLE, NC - SEPTEMBER 16: Tight end Dalton Keene<p><i>Coming off of a 64-17 thrashing of ECU, the No. 13 Hokies return to Lane Stadium to take on the</i> …

College Football

Smartwatches banned from Suffolk courthouse

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – The new Apple Watch Series 3 smartwatch has been added to the list of electronic items banned from the Suffolk …

Suffolk

2018 College Baseball Schedules

<b>America East Conference</b><br>1. Albany<br>2. Binghamton<br>3. Hartford<br>4. Maine<br>5. UMBC<br>6. Stony Brook<br>7. UMass-Lowell<p><b>American Athletic Conference</b><br>1. Central Florida<br>2. …

College & University

UNC loses Andre Smith, William Sweet, Thomas Jackson for season

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- North Carolina's injury situation is getting worse.<p>The school says three starters -- linebacker Andre Smith, offensive tackle …

College Basketball

A 17-year-old from D.C. is college football’s youngest starting QB since 1973

Steven Williams is a 17-year-old freshman at Old Dominion. On Saturday, he will start at quarterback against No. 13 Virginia Tech, making him the second-youngest player to start at the position in major college football history.<p>“I approach it like any other quarterback would: Just take on a role …

College Football

Hampton Cup Regatta returns for 92nd running

Lisa Adkins’ father was the commodore of the local boat club more than three decades ago, the equivalent of the chairman of the Hampton Cup …

Northwestern Adds Former Swimmer Alec Hayden As Assistant Coach - Swimming World News

Photo Courtesy: Ailish Dougherty<p>Northwestern men’s swimming and diving head coach <b>Jarod Schroeder</b> has announced the hiring of former Wildcat swimmer</b> …

College & University

The tricky business of taming an endurance athlete's upset stomach

After months of early mornings and gruelling workouts, the 25,000 runners in next month's Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon and its associated races will face one final hurdle before the gun fires: the lineup outside one of the 500 portable toilets deployed near the start.<p>For many, it will be …

Running

Virginia Beach woman chartered plane to rescue 300 animals as Hurricane Maria bore down on Caribbean

Sali Gear thought she had time to plan the largest animal rescue mission she's ever taken on.<p>The Virginia Beach resident co-owns Island Dog Rescue, a …

Lifestyle

ASU Volleyball: Sun Devils open conference play with Territorial Cup battle

TEMPE, AZ - OCTOBER 10: Arizona State Sun Devils mascot Sparky spikes the pitchfork at center field after the college football game against the …

College Basketball

The 11 best NCAA field hockey games to watch this weekend

This upcoming weekend in field hockey will feature a top five non-conference matchup that is sure to attract a lot of attention. But as the field …

College Basketball

Hokies' Zohn Burden reconnects with mentor this weekend against ODU

In an oversized conference room attached to former Old Dominion athletic director Jim Jarrett’s office, Zohn Burden’s college coaching career began …

College & University