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40th Class reunion

March 21, 2015 by Mary Harrison Hale (Register to contact)

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Lets get excited and come together to celebrate 40 fabulous class reunion years. Please spread the word. If you need more information, contact Mary Harrison Hale at *****

We have a great weekend planned.


August 22, 2012 by Linwood Beverly (Register to contact)

Birthday for Linwood "Lin" Beverly class of 61 sept.3oth

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Norfolk Police investigating social media threat towards Norview High School  WTKR News 3

This afternoon, school administrators at Norview High were made aware of threat circulating on social media. Police have been notified and as a precaution, the ...

Police presence increased at Norview High following threat  WAVY-TV

An increased police presence is expected at Norview High School in Norfolk following reports of a threat.

Norfolk high schooler places 2nd in national safe driving contest  WTKR News 3

A junior at Norview High School took second place in a national safe driving contest.

This Norview High senior was accepted to 25 colleges, offered $1 million in college scholarships  Virginian-Pilot

For Garland Simpkins, years of hard work paid off when a flurry of letters arrived this spring. “The mailman was saying, what is going on?” his mom recalled.

Norview High School students promote positivity through painting  Virginian-Pilot

A group of students at Norview High School decorated a bathroom with positive messages to encourage young women and self-love on June 8.

Norview NJROTC unit named 'Most Outstanding Unit' among 538 global programs  WAVY-TV

Norview High School's NJROTC program is number 1, as they were recently named “Most Outstanding Unit” by the U.S. Navy.

Norview High School product takes over as QB of undefeated Central Florida  WTKR News 3

Redshirt freshman Darriel "D.J." Mack replaces injured McKenzie Milton as UCF tries to win 25th straight game.

Former Va. football coach charged with attempted first-degree murder after entering school with weapons, ammo  USA TODAY High School Sports

A former Virginia assistant high school football coach has been charged with attempted first-degree murder, terrorizing the public and resisting an officer after he ...

Norview HS bans hoodies following assault and robbery  WAVY-TV

The new “directive” from the school's principal prohibits students from wearing hooded jackets, shirts and sweatshirts.

People Taking Action: Local teacher battling cancer is like a second mom to her students!  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. - She is described as a second mom who inspires many, all while holding down a full-time job, being a single-mom and battling breast cancer.

Norfolk Public Schools responds to dress code confusion regarding hoodies  WTKR News 3

In an email, Norfolk Public Schools said hoodies are not banned.

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 ...

Norfolk high school security officer sprays mace during fight involving students

A Norfolk Public Schools security officer sprayed mace to break up a fight between students, according to Norfolk Police.

New Norview High School principal reunites with his former middle school students  Virginian-Pilot

In Walter Brower Jr.'s perfect world, he used to say, he would someday land the principal job at Norview High School and walk his former Norview Middle ...

One of the first black students to attend a white school in Norfolk leaves a legacy of dignity, respect  Virginian-Pilot

Lisa Lindsay-Shaw didn't know her mother was one of the Norfolk 17 until a science teacher at Booker T. Washington High School told her. She had heard bits ...

Norfolk high school student’s distracted driver video earns national recognition  Virginian-Pilot

Norview High junior takes home a $250 national academic grant for his video on distracted driving.

New details about arrest in threat made against Norview Middle School  WTKR News 3

Court records give new information about the arrest of students accused of making online threats.

23 local schools listed among ‘2018’s Best High Schools’  WTKR News 3

Of the 28813 public schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia, 103 Virginia high schools were nationally recognized.

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 ...

Norview High School wrestling coach assaulted in Va. Beach  WAVY-TV

An assistant wrestling coach at Norview High School was assaulted Monday night in Virginia Beach, according to Norfolk Public Schools.

Norview High School graduates receive $21 million in scholarships!

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 ...

Absenteeism is a problem in Norfolk, but Norview High thinks it's found the solution  Virginian-Pilot

Nearly one in five Norfolk high school freshmen missed at least 18 days of school in 2014-15, according to recent University of Virginia study. How three ...

Norfolk announces plans ahead of Hurricane Florence WVEC

The City of Norfolk has declared a local state of emergency, and the City released ways for residents to stay safe during Hurricane Florence.

Norfolk's Mack shines, No. 7 UCF beats Memphis 56-41 for AAC title  WAVY-TV

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Norfolk's Darriel Mack shrugged off two early turnovers to rush for three second-half touchdowns and rally No. 7 UCF to a 56-41 victory ...

Norfolk Opens Norview High as Shelter for Residents — Pets Welcome  AltDaily

The City has opened a shelter if residents need a safe place to ride out the storm – Norview High School – 6501 Chesapeake Blvd. Entrance is on the left-hand ...

Additional officers assigned to Norfolk middle school following social media threat  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. - More police officers will be assigned to the area of Norview Middle School as a precaution after a threat was made on social media.

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.

School is “back to normal” after bomb threat at Booker T. Washington  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. — Police in Norfolk said that school is “back to normal” after a bomb threat was called into Booker T. Washington High School Friday morning.

Two Norview Middle School students arrested for making threatening statements  WTKR News 3

The Norfolk Police Department announced Tuesday that detectives have arrested and charged two Norview Middle School students with making statement ...

Derrick Eason commits to NC State | Videos  Virginian-Pilot

Norview High School defensive end Derrick Eason committed to play football for North Carolina State University.

Lockdown lifted on Norfolk schools after shots fired

Norview High, Middle and Elementary Schools were placed on lockdown after a report of shots fired in the 7000 block of Sewells Point Road Wednesday ...

Two students in custody after fights at Norview High School

Two Norview High School students were taken into custody by Norfolk Police on Friday after several fights broke out at the school during a fire alarm.

Many emergency shelters close as Florence effects lessen  WTKR News 3

It is important to know where to go in the event you need to evacuate your home.

Norfolk Public Schools releases statement on teacher’s social media post  WTKR News 3

Norfolk Public Schools commented Friday on a Ruffner Academy staff member's social media post referring to her students as "from the hood."

Congressman Bobby Scott attends Engage Norfolk 2018 ahead of town hall event  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. – Congressman Bobby Scott attended Engage Norfolk 2018 ahead of his town hall meeting that is scheduled for Monday in Portsmouth.

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 ...

No. 6 Indian River opens season against Norview  Virginian-Pilot

The non-district foes clash for the first time since the Pilots' 13-0 playoff victory in 2014. A glance at the game and our predictions.

Police presence to be increased at Virginia Beach high school Thursday  WTKR News 3

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The presence of the Virginia Beach Police Department will be increased at Floyd E. Kellam High School after social media exchanges ...

Lake Taylor plays Woodgrove in bid for third state title since 2012  Virginian-Pilot

Lake Taylor's quest for a third state championship since 2012 continues Saturday in Lynchburg. The Titans (13-1) play Woodgrove (13-1) at 4:30 p.m. in the ...

Norfolk to close one shelter, keep four open as Florence makes its way to land  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. – The City of Norfolk will keep four shelters open but closed the Berkley Community Center at 3 p.m. Thursday.

The homegrown secret to Norfolk students' success in music classes  Virginian-Pilot

More than a dozen teachers across the school system grew up and went to school here.

Norfolk native Darriel Mack Jr. scores six touchdowns to lead No. 8 UCF to AAC Championship  WTKR News 3

The Norview High product's four rushing touchdowns tie a school record.

Former Norview quarterback DJ Mack dashes for a 70-yard touchdown run in UCF debut  WTKR News 3

HARTFORD, Conn. – Don't blink, or you might miss Darriel Mack Jr. making his way into the endzone. The redshirt freshman quarterback at the University of ...

Norview's Kevin Marks is tough to slow down  Virginian-Pilot

More often than not, Kevin Marks is too fast for his own good. Whether it's training, practicing or rehabilitating from an injury, his coaches at Norview often have to ...

Kellam High School social media threats not credible; school to have increased police presence as precaution  WTKR News 3

The principal of a Virginia Beach high school issued a response to alleged threats from a student this week.

Football | Norview visits Hampton on Thursday  Virginian-Pilot

The Pilots (3-6) can assure themselves of a spot in the Class 5 Region A playoffs with an upset victory.

Norfolk Police Department responds to threatening tweet against Rosemont Middle  WTKR News 3

The Norfolk Police Department reported Friday that a student was apprehended after a Monday social media threat against Rosemont Middle School.

Norview High AP students have to solve the world's problems – and they can't ask for help  Virginian-Pilot

Carrie Caplan stood at the front of her Norview High School classroom on Dec. 21 and reminded her students they would have to rely on one another to plot the ...

Beloved assistant principal in Norfolk killed in Chesapeake crash  WAVY-TV

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) -- An assistant principal in Norfolk is being remembered as "a consummate professional" after a deadly crash Sunday on Taylor ...

Judge tosses out charges in dispute between longtime Norview High coach Ken Whitley and teen  Virginian-Pilot

A judge dismissed all charges stemming from a dispute this spring in which a longtime Norfolk coach said a student and his mother attacked him for sideswiping ...

Married Norfolk, Chesapeake educators both win Teacher of the Year at different schools  Virginian-Pilot

"This might be the first time I've ever heard of a husband-wife duo both winning Teacher of the Year," Norview Assistant Principal Abbie Watson said.

Norfolk drill sergeant and coach inspires, motivates students

One of the Drill Sergeant's in the program, 1st Sgt. Chris Bertrand was recognized for his hard work transforming kid's lives.

Bomb threats made to businesses, government buildings in Hampton Roads and nationwide not credible, police say  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. - Police said the multiple bomb threats reported Thursday afternoon were not credible. At this time it's unclear if the threats - which have been ...

Back in the Day | Andrew Heidelberg signs to Virginia State  Virginian-Pilot

On Aug. 25, 1962, Andrew Heidelberg, the star halfback from Norview High School, signed grant papers that would enable him to play football for Virginia State ...

Police respond to three shootings in Norfolk within 14 hours  WAVY-TV

It is unconfirmed if the the Wednesday afternoon shooting is related to either of the first two incidents.

Norfolk Collegiate School closed due to ‘unforeseen circumstances’ amid bomb threat, sexual misconduct investigation  WTKR News 3

Norfolk Collegiate School is closed Friday due to what they say are "unforeseen circumstances."

Maury High School to retire jersey of Kam Chancellor

NORFOLK, Va. – Maury High School will retire the jersey of pro football player Kam Chancellor of the Seattle Seahawks at a special ceremony on October 12.

On night Maury celebrates a star, Norview continues its domination  Virginian-Pilot

FOOTBALL. Norview 18, Maury 7. On the first play of the fourth quarter, Maury failed to convert on fourth and 1. Two plays later, Jabari Johnson connected with ...

After nearly four decades in coaching, Kellam's Mike Benzel may have his best team  Virginian-Pilot

Columnist Harry Minium says he's not surprised at the success Mike Benzel has had as Kellam's wrestling coach, given the hard work and toughness Benzel ...

Norview High honor student to plead guilty to brutal murder of parents

Norfolk, Va. - A 16-year-old Norview High School student will plead guilty Wednesday to killing his parents just before Christmas last year. Vincent Tyrell Parker ...

Case continued for mother accused of assaulting Norfolk coach  WAVY-TV

The case against a mother accused in a scuffle that injured a longtime Norfolk coach has been continued until August.

Battle of the Brains: Answer trivia for a chance to win a Virginia college savings plan

You can get in on the fun and enter to win a Virginia529 College Savings Plan with a starting balance of $529 given to you!

Car break-ins reported at Norfolk apartment complex

NORFOLK, Va. – Smashed in windows and items taken from cars is what some Park Crescent residents are dealing with after vehicle break-ins at the apartment ...

Norview QB chooses Central Florida  Virginian-Pilot

Norview quarterback Darriel Mack traveled to Orlando, Fla., last week for a recruiting trip to the University of Central Florida. He was impressed with the school, ...

Justices are 3A team to beat despite injury, transfer  Richmond Free Press

No excuses necessary. John Marshall High School basketball Coach Ty White seeks no pity, although it would be hard to blame him if he did. Despite the team's ...

Bed bugs found four times recently in one Norfolk high school

Maury High School's principal sent students home with a letter regarding a bed bug issue in the school.

Police investigating after social media threats target local schools  WTKR News 3

NORFOLK, Va. - Police are investigating several threats made towards local schools over the weekend. A concerned parent sent a screen shot of an Instagram ...

Norfolk mom takes action after son shows disturbing threats made to middle school

News 3 dug into some of the incidents involving threats made to local schools via social media and found a mom who called police when her 13-year-old son ...

Norfolk Police turn up at UniverSoul Circus show  WTKR News 3

Never one to turn down a challenge, the Norfolk Police Department has found itself in the spotlight once again!

Norview coach brings winning feeling to girls program  Virginian-Pilot

Jonathan Wilson became the Norview girls coach after leading the boys to their first state semifinal in nearly 40 years. Already, the girls have won more games ...

Woodside High School to ramp up security checks after social media threat  WTKR News 3

A spokesperson with Newport News Public Schools said Thursday that full-scale security protocols will be in place Friday morning after a social media threat ...

Lynnhaven Middle School student taken into custody after threatening comments  WTKR News 3

Lynnhaven Middle School will have an increased police presence Thursday after threatening comments were made against the school Wednesday afternoon.

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.

Norfolk reaches settlement with Norfolk Four; will pay $4.9 million  WTKR News 3

The city has reached a settlement with the Norfolk Four and will pay them $4.9 million, City Attorney Bernie Pishko confirms to News 3.

Students return to classes for Back to School 2016  WAVY-TV

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) -- Classes are back in session for 2016-17, with students returning to schools in districts across Hampton Roads on Monday.

Granby needs late interception to hold off Norview for 2nd straight victory  Virginian-Pilot

Roger Williams, filling in for injured tailback Troy Ricks, scored on a 5-yard run on the second drive of the third quarter to give the Comets the lead for good.

12-year-old arrested for allegedly making threat toward Blair Middle School  WTKR News 3

The 12-year-old girl, who is a Blair Middle School student, faces felony charges for making making threat.

They wanted to inspire kids of color to dream big. Here's how these Hampton University students did it.  Virginian-Pilot

A group of Hampton University School of Pharmacy students want to make a difference in the lives of students at the Norfolk Technical Center by teaching them ...

Lake Taylor's first graduating class plans "Medicare Ball" as graduates turn 65  Virginian-Pilot

Attention, Lake Taylor High School Class of '69! Nanci Campbell Tatem is looking for you – but not for the typical reunion. The theme will be “The Age of ...

Minium | MEAC title is sweet for Norview grad Rashaun Madison  Virginian-Pilot

Madison was The Virginian-Pilot Player of the Year in 2012 at Norview High School, where he led the Pilots to their first Eastern District title in two decades.

Norfolk middle school student charged with threatening to harm classmates

NORFOLK, Va. - A 12-year-old student from Norview Middle School has been charged with threatening to harm his classmates. Norfolk detectives say around ...

Virginia Beach Police investigating social media threat made toward Salem Middle School

A spokesperson with Virginia Beach City Public Schools said Thursday that a social media threat was made toward Salem Middle School.

Norfolk Academy's Mark Williams - Elizabeth's little brother - tries to carve his own path  Virginian-Pilot

When Elizabeth Williams, one of the nation's most sought-after high school basketball players, made her college decision in 2010, she asked her brother Mark to ...

Norfolk teen dies in sleep

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Family and friends are mourning the loss of 15 year old Jalen Fisher who passed away in his sleep Friday night. His parents said he ...

At Life Christian, the area’s newest high school football team, players see a steppingstone to college football

Life Christian players work out under the direction of coach Charles Scott (center), who says the Eagles are going “to make history and set the bar higher and ...

Maury High School retiring Kam Chancellor's jersey  WAVY-TV

Kam Chancellor was a two-sport standout at Maury, and is now an All Pro safety in the NFL.

Making the rounds on the opening day of high school football practice  Virginian-Pilot

Most teams hit the field Thursday - the Virginia High School League's first official day of practice. We stopped at Oscar Smith, Norview, Princess Anne and Cox.

Virginia Beach’s Marc Leishman wins PGA TOUR’s CIMB Classic  WTKR News 3

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Virginia Beach golfer Marc Leishman carded a final-round 7-under (65) for his fourth career PGA TOUR victory at the CIMB Classic ...

Girls’ basketball notebook: T.C. Williams puts full-court pressure on rest of Northern Virginia  The Washington Post

In this week's notebook, we cover T.C. Williams, Clarksburg and Potomac School: T.C. Williams using depth to dominate: In Northern Virginia, no team has been ...

Winds from Michael cause trees to fall on several homes and thousands to lose power  WAVY-TV

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY/AP) -- Thousands are without power and multiple trees are down across the area after Tropical Storm Michael shot through the ...

Nancy D. Rascoe | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Elizabeth City – Nancy Bragg Dawson Rascoe, 86, of 1014 Rivershore Road, passed away on Thursday, November 22, 2018. Mrs. Rascoe was born in ...

Virginia Beach Police investigating social media threat made towards Brandon Middle School

A spokesperson with Virginia Beach City Public Schools said Sunday that a social media threat was made toward Brandon Middle School.

Parents frustrated, fearful following threats at area schools  WTKR News 3

Students at Western Branch High School will see increased security and police presence at their building when they return to school Tuesday following a threat.

Gun found at Maury High School in Norfolk

A gun was found at Maury High School Thursday afternoon, according to a letter sent from the principal to parents.

Police to increase security at 2 Hampton schools as precaution after threats made on social media  WTKR News 3

HAMPTON, Va. – Police will increase security at two Hampton high schools after threats were made on social media. There have been similar hoaxes posted on ...

National Signing Day | Live reports from 757Teamz  Virginian-Pilot

Join us all day as we report live from signing ceremonies all across South Hampton Roads. Check back often for pictures and videos and bios on players ...

Norview prevails on a night when the top teams fall  Virginian-Pilot

Norview, a state finalist last season, hold on to beat Bethel. Green Run sees one of its best season end in upset to Hampton.

Emporia Police issue warning ahead of Virginia Peanut Festival  WTKR News 3

EMPORIA, Va. — Police in Emporia issued a warning on social media ahead of this weekend's Virginia Peanut Festival. “The Emporia Police Department ...

UPDATE: 10th-grader who admitted to murdering parents because they took away iPod sentenced

A smart and talented Norview High School 10th-grader admitted in court today he killed his parents a week before Christmas because he was weary of their ...

Students return to class after brief bomb threat evacuation at Booker T. Washington HS  WTKR News 3

A bomb threat has prompted an evacuation at Booker T. Washington High School.

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