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NEWS UPDATE: Psychiatric evaluation ordered for Hairston in gunman hoax case

February 13, 2013 | 928 views
NEWS UPDATE: Psychiatric evaluation ordered for Hairston in gunman hoax case

Posted: 2/13/13  9:29 p.m. 

A federal judge has ordered a psychiatric evaluation for the UVa-Wise student accused of calling 911 with a fake report of a gunman on campus last month.

BREAKING NEWS: UVa-Wise sophomore arrested by FBI on federal charges in gunman hoax

January 24, 2013 | 4 Comments | 13,370 views
Bryant Hairston

Updated: 1/28/13 12:40 p.m.
Federal officials today arrested the student charged with phoning in a fake report of a gunman on the UVa-Wise campus last week.

Breaking news: UVa-Wise names Donna Price Henry college’s first female chancellor [with video]

December 7, 2012 | 12,901 views
UVa President Teresa Sullivan (left) and UVa Board of Visitors Rector Helen Dragas (right) look on as newly-appointed Chancellor Donna Price Henry speaks to a crowd of about 150 in the David J. Prior Convocation Center at UVa-Wise Friday morning. Photo by Jordan Fifer | The Highland Cavalier

The University of Virginia’s Board of Visitors unanimously approved Donna Price Henry as UVa-Wise’s eighth chancellor at a meeting Friday morning in the college’s convocation center.

News update: UVa-Wise set to announce new chancellor on Dec. 7

November 30, 2012 | 572 views

The University of Virginia’s Board of Visitors is set to approve the college’s next chancellor at a Dec. 7 meeting, and will publicly announce the hire immediately after, officials said today.

News update: UVa-Wise junior charged with manslaughter following woman’s death

November 28, 2012 | 3 Comments | 3,235 views
Jahnae Foster, 18. Photo courtesy of Facebook

Editor’s note: Jahnae Foster was the mother of an 8-month-old girl. An earlier version of this post incorrectly identified the child’s gender. The post has been updated.
Updated: Nov. 29, 2012 | 11:53 a.m.
Felony charges against a …

Breaking news: UVa-Wise given provisional membership in NCAA conference

April 23, 2012 | 3,889 views

UVa-Wise is one step closer to becoming a NCAA Division II school following a vote Monday to make the college a provisional member in the Great Midwest Athletic Conference, or G-MAC.

Breaking news: Blevins, Endean win SGA election

April 18, 2012 | 1,789 views
Phillip Blevins will be the next SGA president after winning this week's election with 290 votes. Photo by Jordan Fifer | The Highland Cavalier

Student Government Association adviser Josh Justice announced Wednesday evening the results of this week’s SGA and Honor Court elections.
Philip Blevins won as SGA president, while Bo Endean won as vice president.