Franklin County announced on Tuesday that Tom Hering would be the team's new boys basketball coach.
Here's what we know about Thursday's VHSL regional play involving Timesland schools. What is on as scheduled, and what has been postponed or moved:
VHSL GROUP 2A ALL-STATE
Warren Craft of William Fleming is one of eight players named to the first team on the VHSL Gorup 4A boys basketball squad.
Former Hidden Valley football coach J.R. Edwards has been named the new head coach at Franklin County, the school announced on Wednesday afternoon.
The VHSL has again postponed both the Group 3A and 4A state indoor track meets, which were scheduled to begin Thursday at at Liberty University, and the 5A and 6A meets, which were scheduled to run at the same time in the Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton.
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We're adding up the points and figuring out the matchups for the first round of the VHSL state football playoffs. Here's what we know so far. All of this is unofficial:
TIMESLAND TOP 10
1. Salem (4-0)
DRAPER — Paced by Alex Arnold's 76, George Wythe captured it first Draper Valley Prep Classic golf title Thursday at Draper Valley Golf Club in Draper. The Maroons outdistanced Galax and Giles by 12 shots for the crown.
Here is the schedule for the Blue Ridge Conference girls tennis and soccer tournaments, which are scheduled to begin Tuesday, May 6:
Northside High School's boys soccer team is hosting a benefit night for the Wounded Warrior Project on Friday when the Vikings host Staunton River.
Jason White has resigned after nine seasons as the head football coach at Rockbridge County High School.
Choosing the University of Richmond as a place to play college football has worked out for three former Salem High School players.
1. Northside (14-1)
Here is part of the high school football notebook that will run in Thursday's Roanoke Times.
Stop and think about this for a minute.
I once made a string of free throws in a row while waiting to interview Abby Redick over at Hidden Valley a couple of years ago. I won't put in the number because no one believes it anyway.
Two of Saturday's VHSL state semifinal football games involving Timesland teams will begin at 1 p.m. and the other two will begin at 2 p.m.
Seven unbeatens, two Salems, two Heritages, a team looking for its fourth state title in four years...that's part of what is still standing with two more weeks in the VHSL football season.
All five VHSL quarterfinal football games involving Timesland schools will kick off at 7 p.m. Friday.
Here a couple of early thoughts on next week's VHSL football quarterfinals:
Here are just a couple of notes looking toward this weekend's football playoff games involving Timesland teams.
Official kickoff times have been set for the 11 high school football playoff games involving Timesland schools.
Here are next week's VHSL pairings:
VIS DIVISION 3 FOOTBALL FINAL
Here are the final 2013 Timesland regular-season football stats, minus a couple of schools who did not report this week.
Andrew Rowsey is proving he can score at the college level too.
The prospect of inclement weather in Patrick County has forced tonight's Group 3A West volleyball semifinals to be moved to Turner Ashby High School near Harrisonburg.
Carroll County head football coach Tom Hale said Monday he has resigned from his coaching job at the Hillsville school after 15 seasons.
All VHSL first-round football playoff games involving Timesland schools will be played Friday night with most of the kickoffs at 7 p.m.
Grayson County is in.
Here are the VHSL region volleyball pairings.
Below are the updated pairings for the opening round of the VHSL football playoffs as they relate to Timesland schools.
Just finished writing up William Byrd's 14-7 victory over Lord Botetourt.
The VHSL sent out a corrected Rating Scale points list Wednesday, slightly altering the landscape in Group 2A West.
Here are the updated VHSL playoff points with breakdowns on a few teams.
North Cross earned the No. 3 seeding in the VIS Division III football playoffs, and the Raiders will play a semifinal at noon Saturday at Fishburne Military School in Waynesboro.
North Cross announced that its schedule regular-season finale for football -- and Senior Day game against Norfolk Christian -- has been canceled due to the Norfolk Christian players refusing to board the bus for Roanoke.
Here are the updated Timesland football statistics, including place-kicking:
Two more weeks of football in the the VHSL and some interesting scenarios have cropped up following the results from Week 9.
Here are the updated Timesland football stats heading into Friday's games.
July 27, 1926 ~ July 31, 2015J. Wallace (Wally) LaPrade, of Lexington, Va., passed away on Friday, July 31, 2015.He is survived by his wife, Suzanne Thomas LaPrade of Lexington, Va.; daughters, Anne LaPrade-Anders of Flagstaff, Ariz., Elizabeth Anderson of Durham, N.C.; son, Douglas LaPrade of Kissimmee, Fla.; James Nicholas LaPrade (deceased) of Tracy, Calif.; stepson, Peter Farrell of Monument, Colo.; and 15 grandchildren.Wally served as Assistant Director of the F.B.I. in both New Jersey and New York offices. During his distinguished 27 year career, which began under J. Edgar Hoover he conducted/solved numerous kidnapping and bank robbery cases, for which he was famously quoted as saying "We will not stop until we get our man." He supported civil rights of innocent victims of terrorism during the 1960's and 70's. LaPrade graduated from Lynchburg College with a B.A. degree in business and the University of Richmond with M.A. degree in mathematics. He was an avid woodworker. A memorial scholarship for students of democracy and capitalism studies at a Virginia university to be determined.Memorial Service is scheduled to be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, August 9, 2015, at the Lexington Presbyterian Church, Lexington, Va. Arrangements by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory, Lexington, Va., 540-463-2912.
Zane Edward Branson, 57, of Belgrade, Serbia and Moneta, Va., passed away Saturday, July 25, 2015. Memorial Service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, August 8, 2015, at Eastlake Community Church, 1118 Hendricks Store Road, Moneta, Va.
George Daniel Kinsey Sr. 76, of Boones Mill, passed away on Saturday, August 1, 2015.Funeral Services will be conducted from Conner-Bowman Funeral Home at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, August 5, 2015. Interment will follow in the Kinsey Family Cemetery with Military Honors.Arrangements by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home, Route 220 at Wirtz Road, Rocky Mount.
Althama Hale, 90, of Roanoke, Va., passed away Thursday, July 23, 2015. Memorial Service will be 11 a.m. Friday, August 7, 2015, at Hamlar-Curtis Funeral Home Chapel, Roanoke, Va., 540-344-1271.