Home page The Waking Hours, Tom Richards (on ground ,orange shirt),l-r in back Rob Clark,Scott Richards and Ricky Tubb were just signed to a record deal with Time Bomb Records. VCU Department of Fashion design And Merchandising Annual Fashion Show will be held at the VCU Student Commons Ballroom April 26, 2002. This photo illustration by Mark Gormus features a dress by student Irene Reinhard. It is a Shibori patchwork dress with open back and bias bound underskirt. Kristen and Chip Humkey, both 2003 Va. Tech graduates now living in Hoboken, NJ watch a memorial video shown to the crowd during pre-game ceremonies at Lane Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 1. Petty Officer First Class Bernard Sampson Sr. of the U.S. Navy with his family as he prepares to leave for duty on the USS Theodore Roosevelt out of Norfolk,Virginia Wed. Sept.19, 2001. He holds his son,Bernard Jr., 4 yrs.old as his wife Dorla Sampson wipes a tear from her eye while holding their daughter Khadijah, 1 yrs.old. Petty Officer Third Class Michael Vernatt from Shady Spring, WV yells and waves his flag from the flight deck of the USS Roosevelt as he spots his family as the ship prepares to leave Norfolk,VA Wed. Sept. 19, 2001. He told his wife he would have flag so she would not have trouble spotting him. Staff of Huguenot Road Baptist Church and a few parents with their children gathered for a moment of silence to remember victims of the Virginia Tech shootings Fri. April 20,2007. Cynthia Perez displays some of her tattoos. She loves tattoos. Bryce Bishard, 16 yrs. old, loads his board on his bike after an early evening surf as the sun sets on Virginia Beach, VA. ** For Spring Training Photo Essay**Philadelphia Phillies’ Chris Roberson looses his helmet and glasses as he is tagged out attempting to steal second base by Atlanta Braves’ Edgar Renteria in the first inning during a Spring training game at The Ball Park at Disney’s Wide World of Sports Wed. March 22,2006. “Jake” a two year old Lab mix seems disgusted as the snow falls in Chesterfield Co. Tues. Feb. 17, 2004. Chesterfield County Police Officers grieve the loss of one of their own, Officer Ryan Cappelletty, at the funeral service 5/31/03 for the officer killed in the line of duty. Carl Edwards flips off his car as he and his crew celebrate his victory in the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway in Henrico County VA Sat. Sept. 7, 2013. Members of Freeman watch as Hickory celebrates their 6-4 victory in the Group 5A State Championship game at Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax VA Sun. June 15, 2014. Coach Kim Audibert adjusts the goggles of swimmer Breanna Sprenger, 12 yrs. old from Ohio, prior to swimming the 50 freestyle during the US Paralympics 2014 RVA Races at the Collegiate School Aquatics Center in Chesterfield County VA Sat. Feb. 1, 2014. On a dank, damp day a pilot of VFA-87 based aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt makes his way to his F/A-18 Hornet, Wed., May 28, 2003. The Roosevelt’s airwing was departing for its home bases, including Oceana, after service in the Iraqi War. Attack Fighter Squadron 87 is based in Oceana. (Richmond Times-Dispatch photo by Mark Gormus) Pedestrians make their way through the rain on 8th St. in downtown Richmond, VA Wed. August 28, 2002. Heavy rain overnight and in the morning brought a flood watch from the National Weather Service.Photo was shot through raindrops on a car window. While holding 8-month old son Jerry, Tiffany Goodwin of Fredericksburg VA, robs her husband Allen (at right with glove) of a foul ball during a game between Richmond Flying Squirrels and Harrisburg Senators’ at The Diamond in Richmond VA Sun. May 15, 2011. The Goodwin’s have season tickets for the Squirrels games. Metro football player of the year, Russell Wilson from Collegiate was photographed Thurs. Dec. 14,2006. Zhenya Martinyenkov, an eight year old plays with a ball at an orphanage in Pyatigorsk, Russia. Developer Robin Miller is a man with a vision for city development. He is pictured here in The Parsons House at 601 Spring Street in Oregon Hill 2/8/01.Robin is renovating the house into 8 new apartments. A camera flash creates a light as Sen. Barack Obama addresses more than 8,000 supporters during a rally at The Coliseum at Roanoke Civic Center Fri. Oct. 17, 2008. An overflow crowd of citizens watch from outside of Union Train Station as Petersburg city manager William E. Johnson III waits while city council meets in closed session in Petersburg VA Thurs. Feb 18, 2016. The room was standing room only forcing many to watch from outside the building. Summary- Matt Moses was a first round draft pick of the Minnesota Twins straight out of high school. He had to adjust from playing a few high school games a week to playing a 140-game pro minor league season. He missed most of the season due to a lower back strain. Life in the minors, even for a first round pick, is much different than a cheering room full of family and friends.—In suburban Richmond, Va., Matt Moses, (fist raised, striped shirt), celebrates with his friends and family after hearing the annoucement via live web-cast, that he was picked 21st in the first-round of the Major League Baseball draft by the Minnesota Twins. Moses is the first player from the Richmond, VA area taken in the first round since 1968. Micah White performs during stand-up at the Funny Bone 9/19/05. Mark Howard is a US Airways pilot who will be furloughed by the airline at the end of January. Sarah Werner talks on the phone as her makeup is applided for competition in the Miss Virginia Pageant in Roanoke Virginia 6/25/04. Jockey Richard Boucher tries to hold on as his horse A J’s Honor tumbles after a jump during the 3rd race of the 72nd running of the Strawberry Hill Races held at Colonial Downs outside Richmond , VA. No injuries were suffered. Chris Kim from Santa Barbara, Califorina crashes during dune competition in the 30th Annual Hang Gliding Spectacular held by Kitty Hawk Kites at Jockey’s Ridge Park 5/17/02. Chris was not hurt during the crash. Pickled eggs at Metzger Bar & Butchery in Richmond VA. Elliott Yamin fans peer through the window for a glimpse of the singer as they wait outside the Circuit City store in Short Pump for a chance to get an autograph during a in-store signing for his debut CD Wed. March 21,2007. Yamin was making his way through the store from a back entrance. A broom is used to keep an adult peregrine falcon away from attacking state falcon experts as falcon chicks are removed from a nest for banding on the First National Bank building at 823 E. Main St. in downtown Richmond VA Friday, May 21, 2004. Jerry Falwell. pix made 8/18/94 Model Shannon Montsinger posed for this summer time fashion photo that was never published in the TD. Heavy rain from remnants of troipical storm Gaston caused a sinkhole at 31st and Grace St. in Richmond Va, Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2004. Bill O’Connor lives at 3102 Grace, to the right of this house on the corner. He awoke at 2:30 a.m. to his neighbor (of the house shown) yelling about gas line breaking. “It looked like water spraying, but it was gas,” O’Connor said. Of the huge crater, he said: “I always wanted cliff-front property. If they cut those trees over there, I’d have river-front property.” NOTE: GASTON Musician,Dave Matthews photographed at the Starr Hill Restaurant Tues. May 3, 2005 in Charlottesville VA. The Dave Matthews Band is about to release a new recording. Hockey fan Clint Gunn, 10 yrs. old, enjoys the hard hitting on the ice at the Richmond (VA) Coliseum Sat. Dec. 27, 2003 as Columbus Stars’ Chris Thompson,(36) tumbles over Richmond Riverdogs’ Darren Wetherill,(center) and Dave Shields,(12) during the first period of play. HOCKEY Photographer Larry Johnson of Ft. Lauderdale, FL tries to get the attention of show cat, “CH Lake Hyco Smooth Operator” a Blue Point Himalayan Persian during the Cat Fanciers’ Association cat show at The Showplace 4/18/04 in Richmond, VA. The cat’s owner Teresa A. Glisson watches her cat. President Bush gives a speech at the Virginia BioDiesel Refinery Monday, May 16, 2005 in West Point, Va. President Bush traveled to West Point near Richmond, VA to see how the facility turns soybeans into fuel. Waiting for a game to start during spring training 3/23/02 these two men arrived early. Children watch as a storm rolls in at Sandbridge Beach, Va. The storm knocked out electricity for several hours. North Carolina’s Sammy Jo Tracy (13) moves the ball as Syracuse’s Alie Jimerson (23) defends during the first half of the ACC Women’s Lacrosse Championship in Richmond VA Sun. April 30, 2017. Emily and George Marshall after a storm came through their property on Baskerville Mill Rd. in Dinwiddie Va Fri. May 5, 2017. VCU Fashion Runway 2017, Launch at the VMFA in Richmond VA Wed. May 10, 2017. Lexi Thompson is doused with water after winning the LPGA Kingsmill Championship in Williamsburg VA Sun. May 21, 2017. Firmin Benoit says he power washes 500 to 600 headstones a day at Arlington National Cemetery. He was photographed here Mon. Oct. 23,2006 Last to leave the site, Marines kneel at the casket of LCPL Eric William Herzberg, 20 at Arlington National Cemetery Mon. Oct 31,2006. The Marines placed white gloves at the casket after the service. Herzberg was killed Oct. 21 in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. Herzberg was from Severna Park, Md. Richmond Flying Squirrels’ Ryan Lollis falls into Altoona Curve’s bullpen after making an acrobatic catch during the 2nd inning at The Diamond in Richmond VA Tues. April 11, 2017. A grazing horse is kept warm with a blanket as a bird flies at Keswick Plantation along Huguenot Trail in Midlothian VA Mon. Jan. 30, 2017. Larry Flythe, Sr. smiles with approval as he gets a look at the hair cut he was treated to by Rashawn Nash of RVA Refuge For Men during an event at the Greater Richmond Convention Center in Richmond VA Tues. Nov. 15, 2016. The event provided health care and other services for the homeless population and other who needed the services. Washington Redskins’ Preston Smith (94) (on bottom) pulls down Minnesota Vikings’s QB Sam Bradford (8) for a sack in the 4th quarter at FedEx Field in Landover MD Sun. Nov. 13, 2016.Moving in to help Smith are teammates Ryan Kerrigan (91) and Su’a Cravens (36). Justin Bailey, an inspector with the Virginia Department of Health, takes a short break as he tries out a Knockerball during the final day of setup for the State Fair of Virginia at The Meadow Event Park in Caroline County Va Thurs. Sept. 22, 2016. Pittsburgh Steelers’ Antonio Brown (84) pulls in a 3rd quarter reception as Washington Redskins’ Bashaud Breeland (26) defends at FedEx Field in Landover, MD Monday Sept. 12, 2016. Collegiate’s Patrick Kirchmier (44) and Penn Charter’s Terence Thompson (15) collide during the 2nd half at Collegiate in Richmond VA Fri. April 1, 2016. The crowd cheers during Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s announcement on the restoration of rights to felons in Virginia at the Capitol in Richmond VA Fri. April 22, 2016. Richmond Flying Squirrels’ Steve Lerud (19) tags out Altoona Curve’s Austin Meadows (15) during the the 4th inning at The Diamond in Richmond VA Fri. May 13, 2016. Tim Lake and his dog Nala practice for the Ultimate Air Dogs during Riverrock on Brown’s Island in Richmond VA Sat. May21, 2016. Photo Illustration for Clare’s Kitchen on cold soups. The soups are: crab and avocado, corn vichyssoise and minced sweet pea. Steve Ruckman, Director of Field Operations pushes water from the tarp prior to the expected start of the game between Akron RubberDucks and the Richmond Flying Squirrels at The Diamond in Richmond VA Tues. July19, 2016. Boys watch Nicolas Cage in “National Treasure” as they float in the pool during Willow Oaks Country Club movie night. Mike Sims, a crew member of Richmond Sky Tours, works to secure one of their balloons that missed its target and landed on the side of Rt. 288 near the Broad St. exit. early in the morning Sun. Aug. 7, 2005 outside Richmond, VA. Among those on the balloon was Jean Still taking a ride for her 21st birthday, a present from her grandmother.The pilot/owner of the balloon is Robbie Elves. “He was incredibly skilled in landing the balloon.” Said Jean’s father Peter Still.”He avoided the travel lanes.” There were no injuries. Atlanta Braves’ Chipper Jones spits a sunflower seed while at third base during a spring game 3/19/05. A cyclist falls as their bike slips on Grace St. during an icy commute in downtown Richmond VA Wed. Jan. 14, 2014 VCU’s Briante Weber (2) crashes into the crowd during the first half against University of Richmond at the Siegel Center in Richmond VA Sat. Jan. 31, 2015.