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Earl Lloyd gets state historical marker

Earl Lloyd, the first African American to play in the National Basketball Association, will be receiving a state historical marker at the site of his childhood home in Alexandria on Saturday. Lloyd was born in Alexandria in 1928 and grew…

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Doug Doughty honored at ACC tournament

NEW YORK — Readers of The Roanoke Times have known for decades how good Doug Doughty was at covering the University of Virginia and the ACC. On Friday night at the ACC tournament, the retired sports writer received a prestigious…

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