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Daily Archives: March 10, 2020

Hampton Alum Has All the Answers About Pets

By Brenda Buchanon, Contributing Writer From watching an older cousin exam her dog, Dudley, at a family gathering when she was around six years of age, JoAnna Pendergrass made the decision to become a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. Pendergrass was born in Heidelberg, Germany (her

Remembering Hampton Roads Media Professional Byron Burney

Media professional Byron Keith Burney of Hampton Roads, Virginia passedaway Friday, February 21, 2020. Born Dec. 11, 1958, Byron grew up in Norfolk’s old Liberty Parkneighborhood. He ran track, was on the basketball team and played footballas both an offensive and defensive starter. A graduate

Williams Leads Howard to First-Round Upset Over S.C. State

NORFOLK, Va., March 10, 2020—With 24 points, Charles “C.J.” Williams led Howard, the No. 10 seed, to a first-round upset over South Carolina State, 70-63, in the first round of the 2020 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Basketball Tournament Tuesday evening in Scope Arena.Sixteen of Williams’

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Crosby, Carter Lead Hornets to Opening-Round Win

NORFOLK, Va., March 10, 2020 — John Crosby scored a game-high 24 points and Myles Carter came off the bench to add 21 to lead eighth-seeded Delaware State to a 68-64 victory over No. 9 seed Maryland Eastern Shore in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Basketball

MEAC Celebrates 2020 Read With MEac Winners

NORFOLK, Va., March 10, 2020–The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) partnered with Norfolk Public Schools, the city of Norfolk and TowneBank on Tuesday morning to honor Tarrallton Elementary School, the winner of the 2020 Read with MEac competition.While a lot of the focus this week is

No. 7 Howard Holds Off No. 10 South Carolina State

NORFOLK, Va., March 10, 2020 – The thing about these 7-vs.-10 games is the longer the lower seed hangs around, the more interesting the final minutes can get. And South Carolina State, injury-ridden and only six deep, caused a few anxious moments before Howard escaped with