News

UVA Mourns Onetime Rector Josh Darden

Photo: WINA

The University of Virginia is mourning one of its past Rectors. Joshua Darden of Norfolk died Thursday at the age of 77. He was appointed to the UVA Board of Visitors by Governor Chuck Robb and reappointed by Gerald Baliles. Darden served as the University’s Rector from 1987 until 1990. He was a lawn resident in the 1957-’58 academic year, while his uncle Colgate Darden was UVA’s President.

 

Latest Stories

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Jesse Matthew Evidence Suppression Hearing Continued

Matthew Jesse mug shot 092614

The new date is June 4th, four days before his trial for the 2005 rape of a Fairfax woman is set to begin.

in Sports

This week’s top sports shots

AP477743932569_4

A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best moments in sports.

in National

Making headlines this week

AP95041159581_28

A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.

in Entertainment

PLAYLIST: 19 of the best Summer songs

Patriotic Music

Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer. Start your season off right with this playlist spanning the '60s to now.

in National

WATCH: The history of Memorial Day

23-overlay3

This All-American holiday took a long and winding road to become an annual tradition.