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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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Hurricane Dorian Norfolk: Flash Flooding Reported, Shelters Open

Hurricane Dorian Norfolk: Flash Flooding Reported - Norfolk, VA - As Norfolk residents wait out flash flood and storm surge warnings caused by Dorian, images ...

Norview High School placed on lockdown due to several student fights  WTKR News 3

Late this morning, Norview High School went on a brief lockdown due to multiple altercations that occurred in the cafeteria. The first incident happened at ...

Student arrested, others detained for Norview High School brawls WVEC

NORFOLK, Va. — A 16-year-old student was arrested and charged after a fight broke out at Norfolk's Norview High School this week. Several other students ...

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 ...

Virginia Beach orders mandatory evacuations for Sandbridge, voluntary evacuations for Zone A  Virginian-Pilot

Officials around Hampton Roads and northeastern North Carolina are telling residents in the region's most flood-prone neighborhoods to consider moving to ...

List of local shelters where you can seek refuge from Hurricane Dorian  WTKR News 3

Hurricane Dorian's path looks like it may impact Hampton Roads and northeast North Carolina, and if you live in an area where a mandatory evacuation was ...

Teen charged with assault and battery after large Norview High School brawl  WTKR News 3

Norfolk Police have charged a 16-year-old student with assault and battery and disorderly conduct after a string of fights broke out at Norview High School ...

Hurricane Dorian Virginia: Evacuations Ordered In Hampton Roads  Kingstowne, VA Patch

Dorian: Tropical Storm Warning For Part Of Coast - Kingstowne-Rose Hill, VA - Life-threatening storm surge, heavy rain, and strong winds will hit coastal VA, ...

Hurricane Dorian Virginia: Flooding, Outages, Boardwalk Drivers  McLean, VA Patch

Hurricane Dorian VA: Power Outages, Flood Warning - McLean, VA - Hurricane Dorian's arrival on the North Carolina coast brought thousands of power outages ...

Shocked by player's death, friends mourn his loss  Virginian-Pilot

PORTSMOUTH Norcom wide receiver Rashawn “Peanut” Finney, an 18-year-old senior who was shot seven times at a party two weeks ago, died Friday ...

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.

Murphey, James “Butch” Fay  The Chattanoogan

James “Butch” Fay Murphey, 77, of Birchwood, Tennessee, passed away on September 11, 2019. Butch retired from Norfolk Southern after 31 years of *service*.

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.

When men split the sea: Building the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel  Virginian-Pilot

Half a century ago, 2000 workers crossed 17 miles of water with concrete, steel and rock. Seven would die. The others lived to tell of ferocious storms and ...

Alexander Lee Browne, Sr.  The Chattanoogan

Alexander Lee Browne, Sr., 79, of Chattanooga went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 11, 2019, at his home. He was the son of the late ...

Elliott, Carolyn Robinson  The Chattanoogan

Carolyn Robinson Elliott, 78, of Hixson, Tennessee, passed away on September 6, 2019, at Hospice of Chattanooga. She was a graduate of Orange Memorial ...

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.

Buckeyes commits in action, Michigan prospect ‘100% open’  Lettermen Row

Ohio State commitments were back on the field for the start of their senior seasons, a Michigan linebacker says he's "100% open."

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.

Norfolk Public Schools to hold more hearings on school start times  WAVY-TV

Norfolk Public Schools plans to hold a public hearing Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at Ocean View Elementary School to hear from families about pushing back high ...

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 High School fight video WVEC

Video obtained by 13News Now shows a fight that broke out at Norview High School in Norfolk, Virginia on Feb. 5.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Maury boys fend off Varina in fierce battle for trip to Class 5 state title game  Virginian-Pilot

The Commodores survived an extremely intense battle and held off the defending Class 5 champions 74-61 in a state semifinal.

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 ...

Retired Norview High School coach attacked; mother, son arrested

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- A retired Norfolk high school wrestling coach is recovering after he was allegedly assaulted earlier this week in Virginia Beach.

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.

3 percent raises proposed for Norfolk school employees  Virginian-Pilot

With enrollment declining, Superintendent Melinda Boone wants to cut 30 teaching jobs through attrition and use the savings to beef up support staff.

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.

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

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

Norfolk’s Darriel Mack Jr., potential starting QB for Central Florida, out with broken ankle  WTKR News 3

ORLANDO, Fla. – One year after being thrust into action because of a leg injury to his teammate, Darriel Mack Jr., the Norview High School product, is out of ...

Aspiring engineers, artists and doctors help drive spike in popularity of Norfolk Public Schools' specialty programs  Virginian-Pilot

In total, 445 students applied for a specialty program this year, up from 396 students last school year.

Norview's Frazier wants a state title this time around  Virginian-Pilot

Jaylen Frazier loves to mess with his older brother. Sim Frazier was a two-time All-Tidewater basketball player at Maury High . But he never got to play in a state ...

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

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

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.

17-year-old former Norfolk high school student accused of having gun near school property

The teen is facing several charges like receiving stolen goods, possession of a firearm on school property, possession of a gun by a juvenile, carrying a ...

Maury guard Chase Coleman commits to U.Va. as a preferred walk-on  Virginian-Pilot

Chase Coleman, who helped steer Maury to the Class 5 state championship as a senior guard, committed to Virginia as a preferred walk-on Wednesday night.

Norfolk school board to hear proposals to merge schools and change zones  Virginian-Pilot

Other proposals would mean big changes for Maury and Booker T. high schools, including costly new buildings.

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.

Local teens battle for glory at regional robotics competition in Portsmouth  Virginian-Pilot

As teams fought for points on a soccer field across from Churchland High School on Saturday afternoon, many more battled inside the school's gym for a ...

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 ...

Mother of missing toddler charged with neglect; police seen at site of city-operated incinerator  Virginian-Pilot

Police charged the mother of missing toddler Noah Tomlin with three felony counts of child neglect Saturday, then seemed to move their search for the child to ...

Film featuring Norfolk State University grad nominated for Oscar WVEC

Actor Zeus Campbell appears in an Academy Award-nominated film, and the NSU graduate is thanking Hampton Roads.

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 ...

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 ...

2 men went to a Norfolk mental health office for help. One left in a coma, the other in a cop car.  Virginian-Pilot

Michael Craig and Erick Davis were in the waiting room at Norfolk's Community Services Board office on Virginia Beach Boulevard a week before Thanksgiving.

High-level summer hoops is back for a 14th season, at the Hampton Roads Pro-Am  Virginian-Pilot

A summer perennial on the local sports scene, the Hampton Roads 7 Cities Pro-Am basketball league tips off its 14th season today, at its fourth Norfolk high ...

In day 3 of hunt for missing toddler, search moves to Hampton landfill  Daily Press

Sult called it the fifth phase of their search for the toddler, who was last seen wearing a white and green pajama shirt and diaper around 1 a.m. on Monday.

“Courage & Commitment – A Salute to Women in the Military” An Insider's Guide to the 2019 Virginia International Tattoo  AltDaily

The Virginia International Tattoo is an event that should be on your bucket list. The Tattoo tradition dates back to Europe in the 17th century. It is a ceremonial ...

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam proposes major boost to teachers' pay  Virginian-Pilot

Higher than expected revenues mean the state can afford a bigger teacher pay increase and other new education funding, the governor says.

Cullen Jr., Benjamin T.  The Daily Progress

Benjamin T. Cullen Jr. passed away peacefully at home in Crozet, Va., on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Born on September 10, 1924, in Portsmouth, Va., Ben ...

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.

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.

Access scholars told to strive for greatness - The Suffolk News-Herald  Suffolk News-Herald

The keynote speaker at the Access College Foundation's scholarship awards luncheon cooked up a recipe for greatness for the class of 2019 recipients.

15-year-old to graduate two years early from Granby High School  WAVY-TV

Thousands of students will graduate from Norfolk public schools in the coming weeks, but one in particular is taking home his diploma two years early. “I've been ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Two schools teach pregnant teens. Only one may survive  Virginian-Pilot

By AMY JETERThe Virginian-Pilot NORFOLK - As a pregnant ninth-grader at Booker T. Washington High School, Shantel Wood would fall asleep in geometry, ...

David Kennedy, the Tap Dancing Terror of Tidewater, was a Hampton Roads original  Virginian-Pilot

"He could really dance. And that outfit, man, he was really something."

Clark, Douglas Gordon | Obituaries  The Daily Progress

Douglas Gordon Clark, 87, left this world on August 4, 2019. Born on February 13, 1932, in North Carolina, he was the son of Mary Marshall Clark and William ...

The Bob Tata I remember was from his former life ... as a football coach  Virginian-Pilot

Sports columnist Harry Minium played at Norview from 1968 through 1970. He recalls the now 88-year-old Bob Tata as a taskmaster in practice and a brilliant ...

Hurricane Florence: Norfolk officials expecting unprecedented storm surges and 10 inches of rain  Virginian-Pilot

Be prepared to shelter in place for up to 72 hours when Hurricane Florence arrives and don't rely on outside help to reach you, officials told city residents during ...

Region A boys and girls basketball guide  Virginian-Pilot

BOYS BASKETBALL. Class 6 Region A. Advertisement. Tuesday's quarterfinals: First Colonial at Oscar Smith, 7 p.m.: Granby at Cox, 7 p.m.; Woodside at ...

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.

After 25 years, classic diner The Grill at Great Bridge will close in Chesapeake  Virginian-Pilot

Before the year is out, The Grill at Great Bridge will be no more.

He wasn't on the lineup for Something In the Water, but his performance wowed Pharrell and friends. Who is he?  Virginian-Pilot

Marvin Parker didn't plan on hanging out at the Virginia Beach Convention Center on Friday, April 26, during the first hours of the inaugural Something In the ...

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 ...

Emergency shelters close around Hampton Roads before storm begins  Virginian-Pilot

As Hurricane Florence nears the East Coast but veers further away from the commonwealth, some emergency shelters in Hampton Roads are closing their ...

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 ...

Shelters begin shutting down operations after evacuation order lifts WVEC

Emergency shelters in Hampton Roads began to shut down after Hurricane Florence's landfall Friday morning and the governor's lifting of an evacuation order.

African American Heritage 365 hosting high school competition WVEC

The 13th annual African American Heritage 365 High School Scholastic Bowl is Saturday at the Fort Monroe Theater.

Andrew Heidelberg, 1 of the 'Norfolk 17', Dies at 74  NBC 29 News

Andrew Heidelberg, who was on the forefront of integrating Virginia's public schools, has died. He was 74.

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 ...

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 ...

Vick, Dorothy Elizabeth  The Chattanoogan

Dorothy Elizabeth Vick, 79, of Chattanooga died Saturday, June 1, 2019. She was born July 26, 1939 in Chattanooga to the late Clarence and Mary Berry.

Photos | Martin Luther King Jr. Ceremony in Norfolk

Hundreds packed the Attucks Theatre in Norfolk Monday morning for the city's annual Martin Luther King Jr. program.Featured speaker Sharon S. Riley, pastor ...

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 ...

UPDATE: Man arrested in connection to murder in Norfolk

Police say a man was shot and killed in the 1200 block of Bunsen Court shortly before 11:00pm Sunday.

A Norfolk teacher channeled her grief into raising thousands for pancreatic cancer  Virginian-Pilot

The deadly disease has struck close to columnist Harry Minium, whose friend, Jim Manaco, has the disease and whose long-time colleague, Scott Harper, ...

The Locker Room Show | October 14

Week 8 of the high school football season is featured in News 3's Friday Football Frenzy edition of the Locker Room.

Preview of – “Bernstein on Broadway” Virginia Arts Festival  AltDaily

Leonard Bernstein, legendary composer and conductor, would have been 100 years old on August 25, 2018. The Virginia Arts Festival joins in the worldwide ...

Braz, Ann W. | Obituaries |

Ann Warrington Braz, 72, of Fredericksburg, passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Mary Washington Hospital. Ann graduated from Norview High School ...

Bingo brawl at Canadian nursing home prompts police response  WTKR News 3

A bingo game at a long-term care facility in Canada devolved into a brawl Tuesday afternoon, forcing police to respond, according to CBC News.

Providence 7-footer Dajour Dickens to transfer to ODU  Virginian-Pilot

Dickens will have at least three years of eligibility left.

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.

Many in Hampton Roads – including meteorologists – unprepared for storm's ferocity  Virginian-Pilot

Many in South Hampton roads were not expecting so much rain and wind. Flooding closed dozens of roads and hundreds of thousands lost power.

Parking extended at Norfolk's York Street Garage

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Post-Tropical Storm Hermine may be moving away from us, but the risk of tidal flooding and storm surge remains.

Norfolk principal gives back to the community he grew up in at Bowling Elementary  Virginian-Pilot

Eric Goodman grew up in the former Roberts Village public housing community where the new Richard Bowling Elementary now sits.

Norfolk schools holding public hearing on proposed budget  WAVY-TV

Norfolk Public Schools is holding a public hearing Wednesday night to discuss its proposed budget.

Virginia Beach Police want to encrypt radio channels WVEC

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - Police in Virginia's largest city plan to encrypt their radio channels, putting an end to the public's ability to listen in.

Robinson, Bettye Ruth  The Chattanoogan

Bettye Ruth Robinson, 82, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away on Friday, November 9, 2018, at her mother's residence. She graduated from Howard High ...

Churchland High athletic director on leave

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) -- A Churchland High School official is on administrative leave in Portsmouth.

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