Hampton Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Crime 6 mins ago 12:02 p.m.Arrest made in connection to January carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... victim was trying to wave down cars. The victim told investigators that he picked up an acquaintance's roommate from Hampton, then drove to the Denbigh area to pick up another man. The two passengers then requested that the victim drive them to the ...

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  2. VA: Norfolk Council Surprised, Upset Over $2M Overage Charge from HRTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | Mass Transit

    March 08--NORFOLK -- The Norfolk City Council is not happy with the news that it will be on the hook for a $2 million overage charge from Hampton Roads Transit. "Heads should roll" at HRT, Councilman Tommy Smigiel said at a newly established Tuesday afternoon work session of the council.

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  3. HRT misses budget by $5 million Read Story StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    The remaining $3 million shortfall will be split between Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Newport News, Hampton, and Portsmouth, based on the number of service hours in each city.

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  4. Newport News City Manager Jim Bourey resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... agreed, that the policy governing use of the money has been clear for 30 years. James City County, York County and Hampton have since frozen their payments to the Regional Air Service Enhancement Committee, known as the RAISE committee, which ...

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  5. Marathon offers more than checkmark on bucket listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... or their third, or their 10th. "You want to keep putting challenges in front of you," said Allen Kemp, 59, of Hampton, who will be running his second marathon on Sunday. "You want to keep going." "I just want to see that I can do it, that I have the ...

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  6. HII Graduates 184 Shipbuilders from Apprentice SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | Marine News

    Huntington Ingalls Industries hosted commencement exercises on Saturday for 184 graduates of the company's Apprentice School located at Newport News Shipbuilding. The ceremony was held at Liberty Baptist Church Worship Center in Hampton.

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  7. a Hidden Figuresa author to hold book signing in HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... was nominated for Best Picture at the 2017 Oscars. The book signing will be held from 10 a.m. until Noon, at the Hampton History Museum at 120 Old Hampton Lane. Those who attend will be able to purchase the book in various styles. Be sure to arrive ...

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  8. Research center is birthplace of missions to the moon and MarsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 28 | Virginia Business

    ... Administration (NASA). In 1917, NACA established its national headquarters building, Langley Research Center, in Hampton to conduct research to promote advances in civilian and military aviation. These days NASA Langley Research Center generates ...

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  9. Former Hampton Mayor Charles Wornom remembered for his humor, easy-going attitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Wornom was on Hampton City Council from 1967 to 1996, was mayor from 1978 to 1980 and was interim mayor for six months in 2004. Relatives and anecdotes from Daily Press archives describe the former city official as a larger-than-life man who had a wicked sense of humor and would hash out politics over ice cream sodas at his drug store.

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  10. State broadening airport loan investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... from a regional body, funded by local governments, that tries to woo airlines to the airport. That move prompted Hampton, James City County and York County to put a hold on their contributions to the group. The commission also used $300,000 of ...

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  11. Hampton rallies to beat Norfolk State 63-59Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | USA Today

    Lawrence Cooks scored 17 points and Kalin Fisher added 12 points and Hampton's second-half surge catapulted the Pirates past Norfolk State 63-59 on Monday Hampton rallies to beat Norfolk State 63-59 Lawrence Cooks scored 17 points and Kalin Fisher added 12 points and Hampton's second-half surge catapulted the Pirates past Norfolk State 63-59 on Monday Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2lOscrS HAMPTON, Va. - Lawrence Cooks scored 17 points and Kalin Fisher added 12 points and Hampton's second-half surge catapulted the Pirates past Norfolk State 63-59 on Monday.

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  12. Women's college basketball roundup: Radford earns share of regular-season titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Powhatan Today

    ... 19 points for Longwood, and she also grabbed eight rebounds. Ciarah Bennett added 11 points for the Lancers. Hampton 77, Norfolk 65: Monnazjea Finney-Smith had a season-high 25 points, plus eight rebounds, to help lead the Pirates (16-12, 10-5 MEAC) ...

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  13. Lady Pirates stick to the plan in a 77-65 win over Norfolk StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    With Monnazjea Finney-Smith having a career night and Jephany Brown posting her first double-double, Hampton owned the Spartans in a 77-65 win at the Convocation Center. The victory strengthened the Lady Pirates' hold on third place in the MEAC standings with only Saturday's game at Coppin State remaining.

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  14. Tickets on sale for Chris Brown concert at Hampton ColiseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... attention lately for an incident in his Los Angeles home. Virginia native Chris Brown is making a stop at the Hampton Coliseum on April 20 as part of The Party Tour, featuring 50 Cent, Fabolous, O.T. Genasis and Kap G. Tickets are on sale through ...

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  15. C.H.A.M.P.S program helps East Texas youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... says. "They get to play in certain tournaments here and also grow and be able to take them other places like Hampton Virginia, or the great American shootout in Dallas. We don't want them to regret anything, we want them to enjoy life." As a former ...

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  16. Photo Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries Graduates 184...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries hosted commencement exercises on Saturday for 184 graduates of the company's Apprentice School located at Newport News Shipbuilding. The ceremony was held at Liberty Baptist Church Worship Center in Hampton.

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  17. Hampton 16 mins ago 12:30 p.m.Hampton man arrested for Fairland Avenue shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Hampton Police have arrested Corey Grant, 40, in connection with a shooting that happened over the weekend on Fairland Avenue. Police say an emergency call came in at 6:10 p.m. on February 25, reporting a shooting in the 700 block of Fairland Avenue.

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  18. 'Hidden Figures' mathematician Christine Darden tells groundbreaking story in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Sun. Feb. 26, 2017. When Christine Darden was hired as a data analyst in 1967 at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, her work as a "human computer" was largely limited to doing equations for male engineers. Rarely was her name included on the ...

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  19. Oscars Honor Real-Life NASA Hero Katherine Johnson, But Pass On 'Hidden Figures'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 26 | Space.com

    ... achievements in space possible." "Katherine Johnson on the Oscars!" tweeted NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, where Johnson and her fellow women mathematicians supported the early Mercury spaceflights and where "Hidden Figures" is ...

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  20. Elixir Sensory Art Gallery to open in Phoebus' art districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Sarr traveled the world learning about different aspects of art, became a member of the contemporary arts scene in Hampton Roads and helped her son, Asa Jackson, launch 670 Gallery in Peninsula Town Center. "I love the concept of a sensory art ...

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