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Memorabilia of former Marshall running back- Devon Johnson -sits in the office of Richlands High School Head Football coach Greg Mance. Its in the locker ...
Richlands students take break to mourn student's death WVVA TV
About 100 plus students from Richlands High School and Middle school took a break from classes to mourn the loss of a ninth grader there.
Congressman Griffith holds town hall at Richlands High School WVVA TV
Congressman Morgan Griffith of the 9th District of Virginia held a townhall in Richlands High School today with students. Students asked Griffith about.
Family mourns teenager lost to suicide WCYB
A Southwest Virginia community is in mourning after a 15-year-old Richlands High School student took his own life. His family said it was because of bullying.
Forrest Thump: Richlands' Levi Forrest an elite kicker, punter Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Levi Forrest isn't the most prolific placekicker in Richlands High School Football history. But he probably will be.
Former Richlands, Marshall star Johnson dies at 25 Bristol Herald Courier
Devon Johnson, one of Southwest Virginia's most accomplished football players of the past decade, died Tuesday at the age of 25.
Top 10 of the last 10: Best football games of the decade Staunton News Leader
We asked you, the readers, for a list of the best high school football games you've seen involving area teams over the last 10 years. And we got plenty of ...
Richlands is off to the races with Moir Bristol Herald Courier
Race Moir wasn't focused on offense when he arrived at Richlands High School.
Video: 2018 Richlands High School's Prom Promise Mock Car Accident Bluefield Daily Telegraph
With the assistance of Richlands first responders and Wings Air Rescue, Prom Promise students act out a Mock Car DUI car accident at Ernie Hicks Stadium ...
Jacksonville-Onslow Hall of Fame to recognize four WCTI12.com
The Jacksonville-Onslow Sports Commission announced it will induct two people into its Hall of Fame while two others will receive Heroes Spirit Awards.
LOCAL BRIEFS: Services set for former Richlands star Bristol Herald Courier
Funeral services for former Richlands High School and Marshall University standout Devon Johnson will be conducted Sunday at 1 p.m. at the Southwest ...
A community comes together to remember Devon Johnson Bristol Herald Courier
Former Richlands High School football player Aaron Daugherty said he was shocked Tuesday night when he heard the news that Devon Johnson passed away ...
Hyder taking his athletic, leadership skills to E&H Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Neither a fractured foot nor an enlarged spleen could keep Luke Hyder from a college football future.
Push back against bullying event in Tazewell WVVA TV
In light of the tragic death of a Richlands High School student, community members in Tazewell have decided to take action.
Richlands' Yulia Slone triumphed over near-tragedy | Sports Bluefield Daily Telegraph
RICHLANDS, Va. — During the course of her high school soccer career, Yulia Slone has played for Radford, for Virginia High and for Richlands. Last week she ...
Funeral services set for Devon Johnson | Sports Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Funeral services for Richlands football and basketball standout Devon Johnson will be held on Sunday, Nov. 11, at Southwest Virginia Community College's ...
Parents of teen say he hid feelings before suicide WVVA TV
It's been an emotional two weeks for the family of Justin Dye, the fifteen year old Richlands High School sophomore who took his own life on October 15th.
Students go hungry in Richlands, VA after a miscommunication at school WJHL
RICHLANDS, VA (WJHL)- Parents of students at Richlands High School in Virginia are seeking the resignation of the school's principal after students weren't ...
Victims identified in double fatal accident in front of Richlands High School WITN
Police have identified the victims in Tuesday afternoon's deadly crash in front of Richlands High School. The accident happened around 2:30 p.m., shortly after ...
Virginia State Police investigating fatal Washington County crash WCYB
The Virginia State Police is investigating a single-vehicle crash in Washington County. The crash occurred Saturday at 2:10 a. m. on Route 19, less than a mile ...
Marsh Regional has critical need for O-negative blood Kingsport Times News
KINGSPORT — Marsh Regional Blood Center is experiencing a critical need for donors with O-negative blood following a holiday weekend and recent ...
Richlands student beats adversity to pursue passion Bristol Herald Courier
RICHLANDS, Va. – A tragedy early in the life of a young man from Southwest Virginia revealed a hidden talent that has pulled him from the shadows of a dark.
'Field of dreams': Richlands softball gets diamond of its own Bluefield Daily Telegraph
RICHLANDS, Va. — It will one day be known as Rhonda Blevins Field. For now, Ronnie Davis has another name for the new home of the Richlands softball ...
Phillips selected as new Richlands boys basketball coach Bluefield Daily Telegraph
RICHLANDS, Va. — Basketball and Richlands have long been productive mix for Fred Phillips.
Ex-Herd RB Devon Johnson dies at 25 | Sports Williamson Daily News
HUNTINGTON - Marshall University is once again mourning the loss of a figure within its football program.Former running back Devon Johnson passed away ...
Fourth quarter spurt by Moir lifts Richlands over Pioneers Bluefield Daily Telegraph
LEBANON, Va. — With their backs against the wall, Richlands came out fighting. Junior Race Moir powered a furious second half comeback as the Blue ...
Fred Phillips' heart is full of hoops | Sports Bluefield Daily Telegraph
RICHLANDS, Va. — Believe it or not, Fred Phillips and Michael Jordan have a few things in common.
High school graduates across the region walk the stage Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Eight high school graduations took place on Friday across the region.
HISTORY WITH HAYES: Ernie Hicks had a long reign coaching at Richlands Bristol Herald Courier
Having already announced that the 1964 season would be his last at the helm of the Richlands High School Blue Tornado, Kenneth McNabb “Ernie” Hicks was ...
Mary Sue Altizer Newsome-Peters Southwest Times
Nov. 24, 1938-Dec. 18, 2018. Mary Sue Newsome-Peters of Pulaski, Va., passed away after complications from heart surgery Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018 at ...
Graham's wins sixth straight, skins 'Cats 44-7 | Sports Bluefield Daily Telegraph
BRISTOL, Va. — The Graham G-Men were nearly untouchable on Friday night, as they defeated the Virginia High Bearcats 44-7 in Bristol.
Northwood to host Chilhowie-Galax VHSL state semifinal game Bristol Herald Courier
It was going to be the first state semifinal game played on Chilhowie High School's football field since 1970.
Richlands' Phillips working to build a winner Bristol Herald Courier
Fred Phillips was placed in the center of a Tornado this past summer.
Richlands soccer sweeps George Wythe | Sports Bluefield Daily Telegraph
RICHLANDS, Va. — Richlands soccer standout Mya Holmes scored six goals Monday in an 8-1 win over George Wythe at Ernie Hicks Stadium. Bailey Hurst ...
Cougars lose nailbiter to Richlands USA TODAY High School Sports
Stuarts Draft players celebrate a touchdown during a Group 2A state semifinal football game played in Stuarts Draft on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016. NOTE: If you ...
Newsome-Peters, Mary Altizer NRVN News
Mary Sue Newsome-Peters of Pulaski, VA passed away after complications from heart surgery on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
Richland High School's Lila Hackett is WNCT's STEM Teacher of the Month WNCT
WNCT is honoring our STEM teachers and this month we are in Onslow County, where one teacher has made such an impact on her students that they come ...
Former Richlands players coaching in VHSL title game Bristol Herald Courier
Richlands plays for the Virginia High School League 2A state football championship on Saturday, while two guys who were once standouts for the Blue Tornado ...
PREP FOOTBALL OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Richlands' John-Luke Asbury Bristol Herald Courier
RICHLANDS, Va. – Those scorching summer afternoons spent slinging the pigskin around while perfecting timing routes with his wide receivers. The numerous ...
NFL to Cavs coach – The Official Student Newspaper The Highland Cavalier
Michael Compton, offensive line coach at The University of Virginia's College at Wise, lived out every football player's dream as a third-round draft pick in the ...
Tazewell Sheriff's Office goes the extra mile for neglected horses WVNS-TV
When the Tazewell County Sheriff's Office responded to a code enforcement hotline call recently, deputies made a harrowing discovery.
Devon Johnson signs with Panthers as undrafted free agent Bristol Herald Courier
The powerful running back from Marshall University signed with the Carolina Panthers as an undrafted free agent on Saturday shortly after the NFL draft ...
Deputies: Richlands volunteer assistant coach arrested on allegations of sexting a teenager WNCT
Deputies arrest a Richlands assistant coach for allegedly sexting with teenage girl.
Mike Compton recalls the early days of New England's dynasty Bristol Herald Courier
Mike Compton was there when it all began. When Tom Brady took over for an injured Drew Bledsoe as the starting quarterback for the New England Patriots.
E&H's Josh Compton was inspired by his dad Mike Bristol Herald Courier
For many Southwest Virginia residents, the Thanksgiving Day routine once featured a hometown hero.
Appomattox thumps Richlands in 2A title game Bristol Herald Courier
Richlands failed to meet its goal while the Appomattox Raiders extended their win streak to 30 games with a 42-7 decision.
Green retiring as Tazewell County Administrator | News Bluefield Daily Telegraph
TAZEWELL, Va. — Pat Green had no ambition to be Tazewell County Administrator when she graduated from Southwest Virginia Community College. “I had to ...
Blue Ridge Junior Golf Tour 2018 tees off at Fincastle on the Mountain Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Sixty-one junior golfers converged at Fincastle on the Mountain on Thursday in the place where the local golf pro and several members launched the successful ...
Column: Quest to honor legendary Ernie Hicks continues Bluefield Daily Telegraph
For much of the last 10 years my travels have taken me to Richlands and Ernie Hicks Stadium.
Lacrosse taking root at Virginia High Bristol Herald Courier
BRISTOL, Va. – Lanz Geisler speaks softly but carries a big stick. For the past few years, the Virginia High senior has promoted the sport of lacrosse to ...
Richlands grad Devon Johnson waived by the Carolina Panthers Bristol Herald Courier
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Former Richlands High School and Marshall University star Devon Johnson was one of four players waived by the Carolina Panthers on ...
No more extra innings: Bradley Strong says good-bye to pro baseball Bluefield Daily Telegraph
BLUEFIELD — Bradley Strong singled and scored the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning for the Fort Myers Miracle on June 15. It turned out to be.
Locals go with the flow on Clinch River excursion Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Almost 100 kayaks and tubes hit the Clinch River in Tazewell County Sunday afternoon for a leisurely float for a few miles and to promote the beauty of the river.
Devon's heaven: Johnson stops by old stomping grounds Bluefield Daily Telegraph
CLAYPOOL HILL, Va. — One of the biggest football heroes ever to play at Richlands High School was in the area on Saturday to help raise funds for the ...
Athletics part of the future at SWCC | Sports Bluefield Daily Telegraph
WARDELL, Va. — The plan is to put the “Community” back in SWCC.
Lindsey Sr., James | Obituaries Roanoke Times
1925 - 2016James R. Lindsey, Sr., 91, of High Meadows in Roaring Gap, N.C., died peacefully on Monday, December 5, 2016, surrounded by family who loved ...
Abingdon steel firm moves to Main Street after owner wins challenge Bristol Herald Courier
ABINGDON, Va. — With no college education and having worked as a second-shift welder, Steven Harris likely considered himself a country boy from ...
Slideshow: Richlands Vs Graham High School football Bluefield Daily Telegraph
BLUEFIELD — The Blue Tornado and the G-Men came into Friday night's contest looking to end a… COUPON DEALS · NEWSPAPER ADS · Appalachian ...
Pike delivers strong message to Tazewell County Students Southwest Virginia Today
His is an impassioned and somber message and Zeke Pike wanted to make sure it was fully delivered at Richlands High School.
LOCALS IN COLLEGE: Allen transferring from Radford to Hawaii Pacific Bristol Herald Courier
Brittany Allen was seeking a change of scenery and she's definitely going to get it.
Cousin, Mance make their marks in UVa-Wise spring game Bristol Herald Courier
A scouting report on Jamorya Cousin must include the word versatile. In bold letters.
GIRLS SOCCER: Nadia Ashiq of Richlands named region player of the year Bristol Herald Courier
John Battle duo of Sasha Haderer and Melina Turner join Ashiq, Taylor of Richlands on first team.
Richlands grad Compton on College Hall of Fame ballot Bristol Herald Courier
Mike Compton, a 1989 graduate of Richlands High School where he starred for the football team, is one of 76 former players on the ballot for the College ...
Former Southwest Virginia coach Billy Haun to lead VHSL Roanoke Times
When Billy Haun was on the losing end of a particularly lopsided football game as the head coach at Richlands High School in 1988, his postgame comment ...
Family of teenager who took his own life shares anti-bullying message WCYB
The family of a Richlands High School student is spreading an anti-bullying message after the 15-year-old took his own life last week. The family said he was ...
AP All-America team: Tide leads with 4 of 10 CFP players WVNS-TV
The College Football Playoff semifinalists combined to place 10 players on The Associated Press All-America first team, including a high of four from No.
Onslow County Classic Basketball Tournament Camp Lejeune Globe
Eight local high schools wrapped up 2016 with the Jacksonville-Onslow Sports Commission's 11th annual Onslow County Classic boys' basketball tournament ...
These Virginia high schools will receive a Golden Football from the NFL wtvr.com
Golden Footballs were sent to the high school of every player or head coach who was on an active roster in a Super Bowl.
Alliance among SW Va. high schools leads to academic team success Kingsport Times News
An alliance among high schools in Southwest Virginia to improve the performance of academic teams has been a smashing success — leading to a state ...
Harmon, Egnor achieve all-state lists | Sports Bluefield Daily Telegraph
BLUEFIELD — Richlands junior Olivia Harmon received second team all-state honors in Group 2A volleyball on Monday from the Virginia High School League.
2017 Thompson Award nominees are named Bristol Herald Courier
The Gene “Pappy” Thompson Award for Excellence originated in 1982 to recognize an area high school student-athlete who exhibits exemplary athletic skills, ...
Christiansburg wrestling wins 16th straight state title WSLS
SALEM (WSLS 10 SPORTS) - VHSL Wrestling Final Results (via trackwrestling.com) 1A. 1. Rural Reteat 200.5. 2. Riverheads 155.0. 3. Patrick Henry 83.0. 4.
NFL: Devon Johnson waived by the Carolina Panthers Bristol Herald Courier
Former Richlands High School and Marshall University fullback Devon Johnson was waived by the Carolina Panthers on Thursday after a back injury hampered ...
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Former Abingdon QB transfers from UVa-Wise to Emory & Henry Bristol Herald Courier
You'll still find Jake Sturgill playing college football in Southwest Virginia in 2018, but he'll be calling the signals for a different team.
Franklin County hires former Salem assistant J.R. Edwards as new football coach Roanoke Times
ROCKY MOUNT — The last time Franklin County hired an assistant from Salem as its head football coach, the move brought the program unprecedented ...
Compton says he's the new O-line coach at UVa-Wise Bristol Herald Courier
Mike Compton has held the titles of All-American, Super Bowl champion, high school football coach and local legend. His gridiron odyssey has once again led ...
Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune hosts STEM Fair WNCT
Nearly 200 local students will attend a STEM Fair at Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune Thursday.
LOCALS IN COLLEGE: Johnson begins Mars Hill career against King Bristol Herald Courier
Sheena Johnson's first regular-season game for her new school happened to come against her old school.
New Hampton coach pledges state-wide recruiting | Colleges Roanoke Times
Robert Prunty, a fixture in Southside Virginia when he was the football coach at Gretna High School and Hargrave Military Academy, is looking at the state from a ...
Nightlife, music & dance, theater and more | Features Bristol Herald Courier
NIGHTLIFE. ACOUSTIC COFFEEHOUSE: Johnson City, 415 W. Walnut St. Feb. 5, 10 p.m., Zack Joseph and The Society; Feb. 6, 8 p.m., The Hotshot Freight ...
McDowell shrine adds new members | Local Sports Bluefield Daily Telegraph
WELCH — More than 350 people gathered in the Mount View High School cafeteria Saturday afternoon to participate in and witness the induction of 18 people ...
Shepherd out of baseball, but cherished the 'ride' Bristol Herald Courier
The 2017 season begins today for many minor league baseball players, but Matthew Shepherd will not be among them.
BREAKING: Incumbent Will Morefield Overcomes Challenger, Wins HOD-3 in Mass Meeting — Updated Bearing Drift
Delegate Will Morefield fought off an eleventh-hour challenge to win the Republican mass meeting nomination for the House of Delegates 3rd District on ...
Future engineers, scholars excel in First Tech Challenge Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Teams from throughout the Commonwealth converged on the King Community Center on the Southwest Virginia Community College Campus to compete in the ...
Photos: Jacksonville Veterans Parade Camp Lejeune Globe
A crowd lined Western Boulevard in Jacksonville Saturday to watch about 120 units participate in the Jacksonville Veterans Day Parade, which was put on by ...
LOCAL IN THE PROS: Former THS ace Cunningham earns Frontier League All-Star nod Bristol Herald Courier
Chase Cunningham is still in complete command. The former Tennessee High standout is 6-0 with a 2.49 ERA in 10 starts for the Washington (Pennsylvania) ...
Graham to lead Loris High baseball program Myhorrynews
By Lacy Hardee. For The Loris Scene. The hiring of 26-year coaching veteran Tim Graham to lead the Lions baseball programs this season has been ...
Judge rules Pulaski County murder case evidence inadmissible Roanoke Times
PULASKI — A medical examiner will not be allowed to testify later this month that she determined Mindy Dickerson's 2005 death to be caused by asphyxiation, ...
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