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School officials responded Friday to reports of an alleged threatening list that was made by a Granby High School student.
Granby High School students graduate from Norfolk Police job training program WTKR News 3
Students say the officers had a big impact on them during the six-week program and that it was an experience they'll never forget.
Transformer malfunction causes outage at Granby High School; students dismissed 13newsnow.com WVEC
NORFOLK, Va. — An electric pole fire caused a power outage at Granby High School Thursday morning, an official said. Dominion Energy spokeswoman Bonita ...
Increased police presence expected at Granby High School after threat WTKR News 3
The Norfolk Police Department and the Norfolk Public Schools security team are investigating after Granby High School received a threat of an incident set to ...
Security increased at Granby High School after threat 13newsnow.com WVEC
A threat was made toward Granby High School, so Norfolk Public School security team and the Norfolk Police Department will have an increased presence on ...
15-year-old to graduate two years early from Granby High School WAVY-TV
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - Thousands of students will graduate from Norfolk public schools in the coming weeks, but one in particular is taking home his diploma ...
Two school buses involved in morning crashes Virginian-Pilot
There were 28 students on the bus and two adults in the car at the time of the crash no one was injured, police said.
High school scoreboard | Friday's scores, Saturday's schedule Virginian-Pilot
Box scores and highlights from around South Hampton Roads.
Community asks Norfolk school board members to push back school start times WAVY-TV
Several parents, teachers and even doctors addressed board members encouraging them to let students sleep in longer.
Granby High School student found with live ammo WAVY-TV
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - A Granby High School student was found with several rounds of live ammunition during a random search on Tuesday afternoon.
Hank & Saundra Sawyer: Lake Taylor’s love tale WTKR News 3
Coaches Hank and Saundra Sawyer, husband and wife, have combined to win five state championships at Lake Taylor High School.
Norfolk Masonic Temple turned into house of horrors for Halloween WTKR News 3
NORFOLK, Va. - It's the last weekend to take a tour through the Norfolk Masonic Temple, which has been transformed into a house of terror for Halloween.
School counselors can prevent violence, but there's not enough of them 13newsnow.com WVEC
In the aftermath of school shootings like the ones in Parkland, Florida and at Virginia Tech, records show there often were mental health concerns, which never ...
These teens wrote letters about gun violence to Sen. Tim Kaine. He called them back. Virginian-Pilot
After the February school shooting in Parkland, Fla., Jelani Byfield wrote a letter to Sen. Tim Kaine about gun violence for a government class assignment.
White cops defend pepper spraying a black teen suspected of skipping school, saying he gave them 'attitude' Business Insider
Two white police officers who pepper sprayed a 16-year-old black teenager who was suspected of skipping school have defended their actions by saying he ...
"He was professional and cared about his students": Donald Beaman, longtime educator, dies at 87 Virginian-Pilot
Sometimes you could find Principal Donald Beaman in the hallway at Blair Junior High School, yelling at students to get to class. Among teens it earned him the ...
Hundreds shed tears at memorial for Norfolk teen WAVY-TV
For the third time since March, community members attended a memorial for a 15-year-old Norfolk homicide victim.
Gate City junior wins statewide essay contest Kingsport Times News
GATE CITY — For the fourth year in a row, a student from Gate City High School has won Dominion Energy's Strong Men & Women in Virginia History essay ...
White cops defend pepper-spraying black teen over suspicion of skipping school: 'Gave us attitude' Yahoo Finance
Norfolk, Va., police say a viral video depicting officers pepper-spraying and handcuffing a teen suspected of skipping school was justified because the boy was ...
23 local schools listed among ‘2018’s Best High Schools’ wtkr.com
Of the 28813 public schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia, 103 Virginia high schools were nationally recognized.
WATCH: Lefty Driesell discusses days in Norfolk, Newport News during Hall of Fame speech WTKR News 3
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Lefty Driesell, a basketball legend, is now in his rightful place among fellow legends. Friday night, college basketball icon Charles “Lefty” ...
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.
The Pilot's annual fall bazaar guide has arrived Virginian-Pilot
FALL HAS ARRIVED, and that means it's time for craft shows and festivals. It also means The Pilot's annual bazaar guide is here to help you locate your latest ...
Norfolk mother holds birthday party for late son 13newsnow.com WVEC
A Norfolk mother pleads for justice after celebrating her 16-year-old son's birthday by his gravestone.
INSIDE ACCESS: Take a walk through the Haunted House at Norfolk Masonic Temple 13newsnow.com WVEC
The "Haunted Temple" now in its eighth year is one of the best haunted house experiences in Hampton Roads.
Currituck wrestling wins at Oak Duals The Daily Advance
From staff reports. Monday, January 28, 2019. NORFOLK, Va. — The Currituck wrestling team defeated Norview (Va.) 48-30 in the championship Saturday at the ...
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.
Granby High junior's dance moves have the internet buzzing Virginian-Pilot
Granby High junior Hannah Talliere is the newest internet sensation. An outside hitter for the girls volleyball team, Talliere was filmed dancing to “TZ Anthem” by ...
Taking it to the streets: Norfolk Police Academy recruits sworn in after graduation WTKR News 3
Congratulations are in order because there are now some new police officers that will be hitting the streets of Norfolk very soon.
Norfolk student gains national attention after performance on albinism, bullying wtkr.com
A Norfolk high school student is gaining national attention after his memorable participation in the 10th annual Disney Dreamers Academy at Walt Disney World.
Driver charged after Norfolk school bus overturns near I-64 WAVY-TV
WAVY News Staff - NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) -- The driver of a Norfolk school bus that overturned Tuesday morning just off of Interstate 64 is facing charges.
Back in the Day | A Thanksgiving football classic - Granby vs. Maury - 1953 Virginian-Pilot
Several days before the annual Thanksgiving Day football game between Norfolk's Granby and Maury high schools, in late November 1953, cheerleaders from ...
This week in history | March 10, 2019 | Back in the Day Virginian-Pilot
These were some of the stories reported in local papers the week of March 10:
Local public libraries to celebrate first class of graduates to receive diploma through online program WTKR News 3
The Norfolk Public Library and the Virginia Beach Public Library will welcome some of the school year's first high school graduates.
Norfolk Utilities Department creates jobs for St. Paul’s area residents WTKR News 3
NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk Department of Utilities has developed a six-month paid apprenticeship program that trains full-time equipment operators and utility ...
Norfolk high school security officer sprays mace during fight involving students wtkr.com
A Norfolk Public Schools security officer sprayed mace to break up a fight between students, according to Norfolk Police.
USACE hosts 4th annual career fair in Norfolk for college students and graduates WTKR News 3
Current federal employees and job recruiters will provide information on federal job benefits, the Federal Pathways Internship Program and current job ...
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.
The homegrown secret to Norfolk students' success in music classes Virginian-Pilot
Daniel Austin first picked up the violin as a fifth-grade student at the old Crossroads Elementary School. He remembers taking classes in the cafeteria, ...
2018 Top 40 Under 40 honoree: Joe W. Dillard Jr., external and government affairs liaison, Hampton Roads Transit Virginian-Pilot
At work: I manage the development and implementation of government relations plans and outreach to achieve strategic agency goals and objectives, including ...
Millions online fall in love with cheer sisters WFMY News 2
Millions of people on the web have become captivated by two Virginia sisters.
Norview High School graduates receive $21 million in scholarships! 13newsnow.com
NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Graduates at one Norfolk high school broke a record this year in the dollar amount of college scholarships they received! The class of ...
Nov. 4, 1960 | John F. Kennedy addresses Norfolk crowd Virginian-Pilot
On November 4, 1960, four days before Election Day, John F. Kennedy's plane “The Caroline” landed at Norfolk's municipal airport. Kennedy, running on the ...
Yorgo's Bageldashery: the place to go for traditional Jewish rugelach Virginian-Pilot
For about 14 years, Sara Kruger has come to the beloved Yorgo's bagel shop on Norfolk's Colonial Avenue to make the traditional Jewish pastry rugelach, which ...
Granby volleyball player's dance moves go viral WAVY-TV
Hannah Talliere's moves have been seen by millions on social media.
Hampton Roads schools commemorate 400th anniversary of Virginia Southside Daily
American Evolution 2019 Commemoration a is a statewide organization which hosts different events and programs commemorating 1619. “Our goal was to ...
Class 4 boys basketball quarterfinal: Courtland comes up short against Lake Taylor Fredericksburg.com
NORFOLK—Playing more like a football defensive back, Lake Taylor's Daleon Gibson flew through the air to intercept a pass before running down to convert the ...
Granby High grad Grant Gustin to star in William H. Macy’s dramedy “Krystal” Virginian-Pilot
Granby High grad Grant Gustin, who plays “The Flash” on The CW, will join Nick Robinson and Rosario Dawson in the independent dramedy “Krystal” that ...
After 96 years, Norfolk pesticians still practicing pestology Virginian-Pilot
Launched in a basement at 218 39th St. in Norfolk in 1922, the pest control company has been owned and operated for more than nine decades by the Church ...
Violent start to 2018 in Norfolk; four shootings in 24 hours 13newsnow.com
NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- 2018 had a violent start in Norfolk with four shootings in the matter of 24 hours. The string of violence started Sunday at 4 a.m. on Tait ...
Students wear running shorts to test dress code equality WAVY-TV
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) -- A group of Granby High School students wore running shorts to school Thursday, because they felt like girls were being singled out by ...
A veritable fruit market is growing in urban Norfolk Virginian-Pilot
Norfolk is an urban city with planes taking off and 18-wheelers downshifting. But according to Steven Traylor, city forester for Norfolk, our unique geography and ...
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.
Close-up: Gary Gouge, Superintendent, Norfolk Masonic Temple Virginian-Pilot
For the last nine years, Gary Gouge has made his home in a majestic, 78,000-square-foot building. Living in an apartment within the Norfolk Masonic Temple on ...
Hampton Roads schools make U.S. News & World Report list of best Virginia high schools Virginian-Pilot
The annual list includes data on more than 21000 public high schools across the country and takes into account whether the schools serve all students, not just ...
Moe’s Southwest Grill coming to Granby Street in Norfolk wtkr.com
NORFOLK, Va. – Moe's Southwest Grill is coming to Granby Street! The new location will be on 161 Granby Street, across the street from the Dominion ...
Preparing for the worst just in case, Suffolk hosts active shooter training WTKR News 3
SUFFOLK, Va. - Police officers moved through the lobby of King's Fork High School with their guns drawn on Thursday as students ran for the exits. A gunshot ...
Harrington, Jr., F. Baldwin | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com Fredericksburg.com
F. Baldwin Harrington, Jr., M.D., 86, passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019 in Fredericksburg. Born in Norfolk, Baldwin graduated from Granby High School ...
Virginia Stage Company and Norfolk State University Theatre Company Present Toni Morrison's THE BLUEST EYE Broadway World
Nobel and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Toni Morrison's first novel comes to life at the Wells Theatre. The Bluest Eye, directed by Khanisha Foster, follows the ...
Norfolk councilman, city attorney cleared after allegations of conflict of interest Virginian-Pilot
Councilman Tommy Smigiel and City Attorney Bernard Pishko did not commit crimes under the state's conflict-of-interest law, according to a special prosecutor's ...
Nauticus’ Women in STEM Day to highlight female role models wtkr.com
On Saturday, March 24, Nauticus will host Women in STEM Day, which will allow visitors to interact with and learn from local women in STEM (science, ...
Boy Scout troop hatches another Eagle Virginian-Pilot
Granby High senior John Azar cleaned up a school parking lot for his community *service* project.
Local students use social media to give close-up look at National Walkout 13newsnow.com
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat helped tell the story of National School Walkout Day as students and administrators stood against gun violence and ...
Vincent Mastracco Jr. | No. 9 Virginian-Pilot
One of Vincent Mastracco Jr.'s most prized accomplishments isn't watching something made of brick and mortar develop, but rather following the young men and ...
Foreman Field turns 80 this football season. Here's a look at the stadium's underappreciated history Virginian-Pilot
The birthday comes after ODU officials announced the most historic parts of the stadium will be replaced with modern seating and amenities. That's no reason for ...
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 ...
Norfolk school division investigating incident involving principal Smigiel, who serves as councilman Virginian-Pilot
Norfolk Public Schools has launched an investigation involving Principal Tommy Smigiel who also serves as a City Councilman, according to Michael ...
Dorothy Salomonsky | 2018 Women in Business honoree Virginian-Pilot
At work: A former teacher, I was hired in 1995 to work 10 hours per week to assist the elderly with volunteer check writing and telephone reassurance. In 2018 ...
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.
Lefty Time GoDuke.com
By Lewis Bowling, GoDuke the Magazine. Winning basketball games was what this man did everywhere he went. He was an all-state player on a Granby High ...
VA Has 103 Of Americas Best High Schools In 2018, US News Says Old Town Alexandria, VA Patch
Virginia's Best Schools According To US News - Old Town Alexandria, VA - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.
Susan “Suzy” Jane Berns (Dougher) North Coast Citizen
January 19, 1951-October 30, 2018. On Tuesday, October 30, 2018 Susan “Suzy” Jane Berns (Dougher), passed away from lung cancer while surrounded by ...
Hampton employees, employers sought for summer youth jobs program WTKR News 3
The city will cover the student's pay. Last summer Hampton businesses got $30000 worth of labor. All employees will receive program orientation and ...
Public gets opportunity to speak on Norfolk city budget wtkr.com
NORFOLK, Va. - Dozens took their seat in the Granby High School Auditorium Wednesday wearing shirts reading "VOTE to fully fund the budget." The shirts ...
Get spooked at the 7th annual Haunted Masonic Temple wtkr.com
This years theme is 'Pirates revenge awaits' followed by a gruesome mental hospital and a castle of death.
Motorcyclist critically injured in Monday morning crash on Granby Street wtkr.com
A motorcyclist was critically injured Monday morning in a crash on Granby Street.
High schools | Saturday's scores and highlights Virginian-Pilot
A look at Saturday's action in South Hampton Roads. For expanded highlights and more photos, check out the High School Roundup later tonight at ...
The new Millennium: Norfolk has three Gates scholars Virginian-Pilot
The sky's the limit for Henry Blalock. He's one of three Gates Millenium Scholars from Norfolk high schools and is aiming for a career in aerospace engineering.
Friends organize second ceremony for Virginia salutatorian who wasn’t allowed into graduation wtkr.com
About a dozen Brunswick High School Class of 2018 graduates met Monday morning — two days after their high school graduation — to right what they called a ...
2 Democrats in 2nd Congressional District primary face sharp queries about politics – not issues Virginian-Pilot
Karen Mallard and Elaine Luria, two Democratic congressional candidates in the June 12 primary, faced tough political questions that dealt with who might have ...
Norfolk's first citizens have been leaving their mark for 35 years Virginian-Pilot
Pat and Doug Perry are being recognized by the Cosmopolitan Club of Norfolk their quiet and consistent support of the city.
VUL looking to grow Richmond Free Press
Virginia University of Lynchburg has a new football coach but an old problem — trying to succeed against far more established programs.
9 Old Dominion Aquatic Club Seniors to Swim in College in 2018-19 SwimSwam
The Old Dominion Aquatic Club has nine graduating seniors who will be swimming in college this fall.
Girls basketball | All-Tidewater honorable mention Virginian-Pilot
A list of girls players who just missed making first- and second-team All-Tidewater.
For the first time ever, Norfolk council decides to write down its rules Virginian-Pilot
Norfolk City Council will soon have its first-ever written guidelines governing how meetings run and how members propose legislation.
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.
2nd Congressional District Democratic Debate Virginian-Pilot
Karen Mallard during the 2nd Congressional District Democratic Debate held at Granby High School Sunday, April 29, 2018.
Minium: ODU had no choice but to tear down Foreman Field Virginian-Pilot
I have so MANY fond memories of Foreman Field. I grew up in Norfolk, in blue-collar Larrymore Acres, and our family loved to go watch a football game there ...
Proposed Norfolk budget includes raises for city workers, avoids tax increase 13newsnow.com
NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Interim City Manager Douglas Smith presented the 2018 Fiscal Year budget to city council Tuesday night. "The proposed budget ...
Former CBS, PBS TV news anchor and Norfolk native dies at 73 Virginian-Pilot
Throughout her TV news career, Betty Ann Bowser covered many of America's most memorable events. Enthralling or cataclysmic, Bowser saw it all over the last ...
Report: Norfolk native Lefty Driesell elected to National Basketball Hall of Fame WTKR News 3
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Lefty won't be left out. College basketball icon Charles “Lefty” Driesell is finally a basketball Hall of Famer. The Norfolk native, who ...
Seven Trailblazers Named 2019 'Strong Men & Women in Virginia History' PRNewswire
RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Energy and the Library of Virginia celebrated the achievements of seven African-American leaders ...
If Norfolk lobbied for marijuana decriminalization, it would be the first city in Virginia to do so Virginian-Pilot
Norfolk City Council members are considering asking state lawmakers to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana. If Norfolk decided to lobby ...
Victim of Norfolk's 4th deadly shooting in as many days went by "Shoot Out" Virginian-Pilot
A man who went by “Shoot Out” was gunned down in Berkley on Wednesday, the fourth Norfolk homicide in as many days. Larry Bernard Williams Jr., 24, lived ...
It's here! The annual Fall Bazaar Guide Virginian-Pilot
Fall HAS ARRIVED, and that means it's time for craft shows and festivals. It also means The Pilot's annual bazaar guide is here to help you locate your latest and.
Norfolk students enter new school wtkr.com
Norfolk, Va. - Students at the Academy for Discovery at Lakewood School hopped off of their buses and into their brand new school. The school now has a style ...
Local boxer Keyshawn Davis heads off to Olympic Training Camp WAVY-TV
17-year-old Granby High School student Keyshawn Davis is one of the top amateur boxers in the country.
Ocean View flyover will likely close to cars in 2018 but could have second life Virginian-Pilot
Norfolk's deteriorating Ocean View flyover bridge is set to close to cars in 2018 when a new intersection opens at Tidewater Drive and Ocean View Avenue.
Virginia Symphony violinist to retire after 50 years Virginian-Pilot
Music and life have been one and the same for Lillian Curry. After 50 seasons as a violinist with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra, she is slowing the tempo, ...
Here's where to park your car during Hermine Virginian-Pilot
If you want to park your car in a safe spot over the weekend, here's where to look.
News headlines by Google News for Granby High School Norfolk VA
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