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Blacksburg, Va.
Sports Writer — Virginian-Pilot, Roanoke Times

Virginia Tech football beat writer for the Roanoke Times. Also provides coverage for the Virginian-Pilot. Contact at andy.bitter@roanoke.com.

Former Virginia Tech safety C.J. Reavis loses appeal; lawyer blasts decision

hamptonroads.com — Sophomore safety C.J. Reavis lost his appeal to a Virginia Tech student conduct decision and remains dismissed from the university, his lawyer Jimmy Turk said Wednesday. Reavis, who was the odds-on favorite to fill the Hokies' rover position this year, was dismissed from school July 9 after a student conduct hearing for an unspecified violation.

Safety C.J. Reavis' appeal denied; lawyer blasts Virginia Tech's decision to uphold dismissal - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

roanoke.com — Marguerite Price Newman Nicodemus, of Salem, left this world on Monday, July 27, 2015. She was born in New Market, Va., on July 22, 1918, to Edgar Walton Newman and Helena Marguerite Price Newman. Marguerite was the wife and soulmate of Benjamin Chiswell Nicodemus (deceased) for 70 years.
Jul 29, 2015

C.J. Reavis' appeal denied; lawyer blasts university's decision to uphold dismissal goo.gl/7BIhU2 #Hokies pic.twitter.com/KtdeKqMlLZ

Mailbag, Part I: Foster's place in a post-Beamer world, Ohio State talk and College GameDay chances - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

Jul 29, 2015

Mailbag: Foster's place in a post-Beamer world, OSU talk & College GameDay chances goo.gl/bqbzM4 #Hokies pic.twitter.com/H9M0sYsZc3

North Carolina receiver commits to Virginia Tech

hamptonroads.com — BLACKSBURG Virginia Tech got its third commitment in as many days, securing a 2016 pledge Monday night from Divine Deablo, a receiver from Mount Tabor High in Winston-Salem, N.C. Deablo, 6-foot-3 and 206 pounds, had interest from more than a dozen schools, including Clemson, Georgia, Florida and Ohio State.

Hokies get commitment from WR Divine Deablo - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

roanoke.com — Henry Edward "Hank" Wiesen, 86 , of Vinton, passed away Friday, July 24, 2015. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Marguerite Wiesen.Hank was a graduate of the High School of the Arts in New York City. He served in the Army during the Korean War.
Jul 27, 2015

Report: #Hokies get 2016 commitment from WR Divine Deablo of Winston-Salem, N.C. goo.gl/QHwzLG

Jul 28, 2015

From last night: #Hokies get 2016 commitment from WR Divine Deablo of Winston-Salem, N.C. goo.gl/QHwzLG

Frank Beamer heading to ESPN's campus on Tuesday for annual 'Car Wash' - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

roanoke.com — Denny Miller Jones, 87, of Blacksburg, died, Saturday, July 25, 2015, at Lewis Gale Hospital-Montgomery. He was born in Craig County, on August 29, 1927, to the late Martin Peck and Nellie Lou Dowdy Jones.
Jul 27, 2015

Frank Beamer heading to ESPN's campus on Tuesday for annual 'Car Wash' goo.gl/l5kHA3 #Hokies pic.twitter.com/TYppb3uze3

A call for offseason mailbag questions - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

roanoke.com — Denny Miller Jones, 87, of Blacksburg, died, Saturday, July 25, 2015, at Lewis Gale Hospital-Montgomery. He was born in Craig County, on August 29, 1927, to the late Martin Peck and Nellie Lou Dowdy Jones.

Sunday links: The 'Why is Vacation Already Over?' Edition - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

All-Tidewater linebacker Beckett commits to Hokies

hamptonroads.com — BLACKSBURG First-team All-Tidewater linebacker Tavante Beckett committed Saturday to Virginia Tech. "Blessed To say I have officially committed to Virginia Tech," he wrote in a tweet. Rivals and 247 Sports list the 6-foot, 215-pound Beckett as a three-star recruit. Rivals has him as the No.

Recruiting rewind: Hokies nab pair of '16 commitments - Roanoke Times: Andy Bitter Virginia Tech Football

roanoke.com — The Hokies' big recruiting weekend is paying dividends already. Tech landed a pair of '16 commitments earlier Saturday from Georgia offensive lineman Patrick Kearns and Chesapeake linebacker Tavante Beckett.
Jul 25, 2015

From the "news I wasn't leaving the beach to blog" dept., the #Hokies nabbed a pair of '16 commits earlier Saturday goo.gl/Yfb0tL

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Jul 29, 2015

RT @aadelsonESPN: Most candid convo: Frank Beamer joked he's been trying to get the Fuller parents to take a vacation ... "One more Fuller would be great!"

Jul 29, 2015

@ChrisColemanTSL Dismissed is more accurate. Barring some miraculous legal action against VT, he's gone.

Jul 29, 2015

C.J. Reavis' appeal denied; lawyer blasts university's decision to uphold dismissal goo.gl/7BIhU2 #Hokies pic.twitter.com/KtdeKqMlLZ

Jul 29, 2015

Turk reiterated nothing criminal is being pursued against Reavis. "The commonwealth’s attorney wouldn’t touch this with a 10-foot pole."

Jul 29, 2015

Turk: "My recommendation for him is to not sit back idly & let anybody walk over him like the university has done under these circumstances"

Jul 29, 2015

Turk said he'll talk to Reavis & his family about any legal options they might pursue. Didn't specify what those would be aimed at. #Hokies

Jul 29, 2015

Reavis' lawyer Jimmy Turk blasted Virginia Tech's decision, said it was "completely against any application of common sense." #Hokies

Jul 29, 2015

Safety C.J. Reavis lost his appeal of a student conduct hearing decision yesterday. He remains dismissed from Virginia Tech. #Hokies

Jul 29, 2015

In response to a question about what early upset would send biggest shockwaves through college football. #Hokies twitter.com/slmandel/statu…

Jul 29, 2015

RT @RTD_MikeBarber: Sources: #Hokies to sell beer/wine in club seats at Lane Stadium this football season. richmond.com/sports/college…

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