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Top of the Class 2019: Washington & Lee H.S., Colonial Heights H.S., Mills E. Godwin H.S., Monacan H.S.  8News

In this video, 8News presents Washington& Lee High School's Cecelia MacNamara, Colonial Heights H.S. Ben Burchard, Mills E. Godwin High School's Prachi ...

Family reacts to hit-and-run slaying in Shockoe Bottom. 'She was my purpose for living.'

Shanice Woodberry exchanged texts with her mother less than an hour before the 22-year-old was fatally struck Wednesday morning by a car that plowed into ...

Dozens gather to remember woman killed in Shockoe Bottom hit-and-run. 'I love my niece so much.'

Wednesday's hit-and-run death of a young Chesterfield County woman brought several dozen of her loved ones together Sunday evening in Shockoe Bottom to ...

Students praise Monacan teacher for going above and beyond at school  WTVR CBS 6 News

Monacan High School junior Amanda Crespo said nominating biology teacher Jessica Farthing for Building Better Minds was a no brainer.

Police charge driver in deadly Shockoe Bottom hit-and-run  8News

Richmond Police have charged the suspect who was arrested last week in connection with a hit-and-run in Shockoe Bottom that left a woman dead and three ...

‘I still don’t believe it’: Mother grapples with sudden loss of daughter killed in Shockoe Bottom hit-and-run  8News

Police identified the woman killed in a hit-and-run crash early Wednesday morning in Shockoe Bottom as 22-year-old Shanice A. Woodberry. Three others were ...

Rape reported on grounds of Chesterfield high school  WWBT NBC12 News

Police say a man sexually assaulted a juvenile girl on Nov. 6 outside the school building after school hours.

Chesterfield parent questions criminal charges against teenage daughter attacked at school  WWBT NBC12 News

A Chesterfield mother has serious questions about her 16-year-old daughter being charged with crimes after she claims she was the victim of school bullying.

Monacan High School renovation advances despite escalating costs

Chesterfield County school officials will proceed with a renovation of Monacan High School as planned and cover a $3.3 million budget overrun with reserve ...

Police: BB gun found in student's backpack at Monacan HS  WWBT NBC12 News

A student at Monacan High School may have brought a weapon on school property on Tuesday, according to Chesterfield police.

Fire found in ceiling at Monacan High School

When Chesterfield firefighters arrived at the Smoketree Drive school, at about 1:30 a.m., smoke had filled part of the school building.

Monacan High School student charged with bringing BB gun to school  WRIC

Chesterfield Police said that when he was approached by a school resource officer, the student ran out of the school, leaving his backpack.

A year after shredding her knee, this junior Olympic gymnast is back on the mat

Ohio State maintained her scholarship throughout her recovery, which is not always the case in instances of severe injury.

Beloved Monacan security guard dies unexpectedly

Doug Waters worked at the Chesterfield high school for 19 years.

Monacan High School community mourning loss of former coach  WRIC

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) -- A popular coach at Monacan High School passed away Monday. Danny Parsons, the school's athletic director ...

Richmond high schools partner with national group to livestream athletic events  WWBT NBC12 News

Richmond Public Schools has partnered with the National Federation of High Schools Network to offer livestreaming of athletic competitions at five high schools ...

Nation's No. 1 recruit, Megan Walker of Monacan High School, picks UConn

Nation's top-ranked basketball player from Monacan says said it "came down to what I know."

Monacan student Henry Revere killed in crash

The 17-year-old student was killed when his car collided with a tractor trailer.

National Signing Day: Central Virginia athletes pick their colleges  WWBT NBC12 News

Wednesday is National Signing Day where athletes from high schools are choosing what colleges to take their talents.

ALL-USA Girls Basketball First Team: Megan Walker, Monacan (Richmond, Va.)  USA TODAY High School Sports

USA TODAY High School Sports is unveiling the 2016-17 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Girls Basketball Teams as selected by Jim Halley with input from ...

Meeting Dr. Daugherty  Richmond magazine

Chesterfield County Superintendent Merv Daugherty is starting his tenure with his boots on the ground and in schools this month with a series of ...

‘Incredible’ basketball game planned by students nets $1,250  WTVR CBS 6 News

Why score doesn't matter at high school basketball game: 'Don't underestimate us'

Monacan girls basketball team honored as one of nation’s best

The Monacan girls basketball team, led by star Megan Walker, were honored Friday as one of the best high school teams in the nation.

Family celebrates 'different abilities' through custom bracelets, books  WWBT NBC12 News

A Chesterfield family is celebrating differences and spreading an important message through Emily's Bracelets. Emily Morrissey is a 20-year-old with a big smile, ...

Older brother prevails in Henderson Bowl as Monacan survives challenge from James River

Monacan, coached by Jim Henderson, scored a 22-15 victory over James River, coached by Bobby Henderson, his younger brother.

Monacan girls basketball continues winning tradition without Megan Walker  WTVR CBS 6 News

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Science tells us that a vacuum is a space without matter, a void. When something or someone leaves your life, you are left with ...

Chesterfield superintendent to hold meet-and-greet sessions  WWBT NBC12 News

The school system says "these informal gatherings are one way for Chesterfield County Public Schools' families and county residents to meet Dr. Daugherty."

Monacan High message deemed ‘no imminent threat’

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Chesterfield Police and school officials deemed a message found written in a Monacan High School bathroom was not a ...

County officials break ground on new $33 million Matoaca Elementary School

Chesterfield County officials broke ground Tuesday on a $33 million replacement for Matoaca Elementary School, which opened in its current space on River ...

Powerhouse Elexis 'Lexi' Edwards a force on national gymnastics scene  Richmond Free Press

When all was well, an abundance of physical power helped Elexis “Lexi” Edwards climb to the top peg of her sport. Unwavering willpower kept her from losing ...

On esports 'signing day,' 19 Richmond-area students get scholarships to play video games in college

ECPI University is launching esports teams in Richmond at its two campuses.

Monacan's Megan Walker ends high school career as nation's top player  Richmond Free Press

In her final Monacan High School game, Megan Walker showed she was human — but more importantly that she was great.

Calendar 5/8/2019  Chesterfield Observer

THURSDAY, MAY 9. Spring Plant Sale, 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 6819 Mimms Loop, between the administration building and County Museum. Assorted herbs ...

Monacan’s heart-breaking loss makes national sports news

NORFOLK, Va. -- The Monacan High School Chiefs lost their state semifinal playoffs game in heart-breaking fashion Friday night in Norfolk. "We've covered a lot ...

Chesterfield's Megan Walker added to UConn's basketball success  Richmond Free Press

Megan Walker doubled up on success in her sophomore basketball season at the University of Connecticut. The 6-foot-1 former Monacan High School megastar ...

Monacan High grad killed on charitable bike ride was ‘living through God,’ family says

Family and friends are remembering Anne Davis, the recent William & Mary graduate and a Monacan High school alumna killed while cycling for charity.

Getting to know: Brian Noel with the Virginia Credit Union

Title: senior vice president of business services at Virginia Credit Union.

Previewing the local high school football teams in Class 6

Manchester has one of the area's top rosters. Thomas Dale found success with the Wing-T last year and will try to take it a step further in 2018.

Lohmann: The world is her stage, as opera's Kate Lindsey makes a hometown return

When Kate Lindsey called from her home in a seaside town in the south of England, one of the first things we did was compare notes on the Vienna State.

Five years after voters rejected a meals tax, Chesterfield finding other ways to pay for eight new schools, finish 2013 bond referendum projects

On the same day five years ago, Henrico and Chesterfield counties asked voters to allow them to collect a new meals tax to help pay to renovate and build new.

Court docs: sexual relationship with Chesterfield teen was consensual  WWBT

Kristin Beck's arrest warrant shows, the male victim is over 15-years-old and the relationship was consensual.

On TV Wednesday night: Richmond country singer competes for $10,000 on USA's 'Real Country'

Tony Jackson gets a lot of comparisons to country music stars Darius Rucker and Charley Pride.

Virginia native, Hall of Famer Allen Iverson attends final game of basketball league built to reduce crime in Richmond

Twin 6-year-olds Javion and Savion Nicholson dribbled a basketball with both hands when a deep voice behind them requested it.

Virginia Youth Train to Become Traffic Safety Advocates  NBC 29 News

More than 115 teens from across the commonwealth will be arriving at James Madison University for a week of educational and hands-on activities that focus on ...

Longwood plans to build a basketball arena, projected to open in spring of 2022

Longwood University plans to open a new home for men's and women's basketball in the spring of 2022. The school, located in Farmville, announced ...

Cosby’s Ethan West has played seven positions in high school. How do recruiters decide where he’ll play in college?

Junior Ethan West has been a varsity football player since he was a freshman at Cosby High School. And in those three years, he has lined up at wide receiver, ...

New players to give VUU new look during basketball season  Richmond Free Press

Virginia Union University basketball will have a distinctly different look this season.

National Signing Day roundup: High school athletes pick their colleges  WWBT NBC12 News

Wednesday, Feb. 7 was National Signing Day where athletes from high schools chose what colleges to take their talents.

'A switch got flipped in me': Liberal Women of Chesterfield County steamroll suburban politics

It was meant to be a quiet neighborhood meeting about an apartment complex coming to the northern Chesterfield County community.

Monacan's Megan Walker a nominee for Gatorade female athlete of the year

Megan Walker, a recent graduate of Monacan High School, was named a nominee for the 2017 Gatorade high school female athlete of the year award. She was ...

County schools alumni to receive Bravo! Awards  Chesterfield Observer

The Chesterfield Education Foundation has announced the recipients of its 2018 Bravo! Awards, recognizing outstanding professional and community ...

VMI Football: Updated list of class of 2019 signees  Augusta Free Press

Here is the updated VMI Football signees for the class of 2019.

Prosecutor: Trainer, Chesterfield student traded explicit texts before having sex

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) — The high school athletic trainer accused of having sex with a 17-year-old Monacan High School student pleaded ...

VA Team Predator: A room that builds champions  Progress Index

CHESTER — It sounded like thunder. The boom of quickening footsteps echoed throughout the vast and vaunted room as a team of young men and one young ...

PHOTOS: Dinwiddie 26, Monacan 20 | Football

In his second meeting with Monacan, Friday night in the first round of the 4A East playoffs, Bryce Witt had perhaps the best game of his career. He tossed three.

Mike Young Busy on the Recruiting Trail Days Into His Virginia Tech Tenure  Tech Lunch Pail

Virginia Tech's new head coach Mike Young is busy throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and the Mid-Atlantic days into his recruiting trail.

John Marshall student Isaiah Todd tops ESPN basketball recruit rankings

John Marshall High School student Isaiah Todd is ranked as the number one college basketball prospect in the country for the Class of 2020.

Monacan makes big jump, Elizabeth Seton crashes Super 25 girls basketball rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Adrianne Hagood had 22 points to lead Elizabeth Seton (Bladensburg, Md.) to an 80-20 defeat of Archbishop Carroll (Washington, D.C.) on Tuesday.

Comcast NBCUniversal Awards $83,000 In Scholarships To 74 Virginia High School Seniors  PR Newswire

RICHMOND, Va., May 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast NBCUniversal today announced that it has awarded approximately $83,000 in scholarships for the ...

Volunteers, students come together to help those in the Virgin Islands  WWBT NBC12 News

Students gathered from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday to help sort and package school supplies that will be shipped out to the Virgin Islands. On April 13, over ...

Despite no home court, Huguenot goes to state quarterfinals  Richmond Free Press

A basketball season that couldn't have started much worse is now on track to be Huguenot High School's best ever.

PHOTOS: Monacan v. Courtland Boys and Girls | Photo

Monacan hit seven 3s, played unbearable defense in the second half and ousted Courtland (Spotsylvania) from the first round of the 4A East region tournament ...

Medford league gives students with special needs a shot  WWBT NBC12 News

It may be March Madness, but a tournament with even more meaning took place Thursday at Monacan High School.

In Dinwiddie, experts testify about mental illness suffered by trooper killer's parents

Mental health workers testified Monday about the crippling mental illness suffered by the parents of capital murder defendant Russell E. Brown III as part of a ...

Walker-Grant wins teen driver safety campaign challenge  Fredericksburg Today

Liberty High School in Bedford County is Virginia's high school division winner of the 2019 “Arrive Alive” teen safe driving campaign sponsored by Youth of ...

Chesterfield couple seek answers in death of daughter held in Richmond jail  Roanoke Times

When Richmond police officers took Erin Jenkins to jail on a Friday night in 2014, her parents could not bring themselves to tell Jenkins' 3-year-old daughter ...

1 Chesterfield student, 1 Henrico student among final Gates Millennium Scholars

The final class of the Gates Millennium Scholars Program — which includes graduating seniors from 45 states, five territories and the District of Columbia ...

Virginia Butt-Printing Art Teacher Fired From High School  FOX News

A high school art teacher who sparked controversy when his off-hours work as a so-called "butt-printing artist" became known has been fired.

2 injured when Jeep crashes into Chesterfield County school bus  WRIC

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A Chesterfield County student and a bus driver suffered non-life-threatening injuries when a Jeep crashed into the ...

Three books to remain on Chesterfield school library shelves

Three school books that have been criticized as inappropriate should no longer be banned from use in Chesterfield County schools, the district's superintendent ...

Huguenot's Deshawn Ridley snags regional Player of the Year  Richmond Free Press

Deshawn Ridley's trek to basketball stardom hasn't always been the smoothest of rides. Twice, he was cut from his school teams — first as a seventh-grader at ...

Fired Art Teacher Wins $65000 Settlement from Chesterfield County School Board  ACLU (press release)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: ACLU says First Amendment Rights Vindicated. Chesterfield County, VA — The ACLU of Virginia ...

Wives of Beaux-Twenty to celebrate 40th annual debutante cotillion  Progress Index

ETTRICK — The Wives of Beaux-Twenty (WOBT) will celebrate their 40th annual debutante cotillion at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 10. The ball will be held in Daniel ...

Megan Walker wins Naismith Trophy as nation's top girls basketball player  USA TODAY High School Sports

Megan Walker, ranked as the nation's top high school girls' basketball recruit, has been named winner of the 2017 Naismith Trophy, the Atlanta Tipoff Club ...

Anne Davis, Monacan HS grad, killed in Idaho on charitable bike ride

IONA, Id. -- Anne Davis, a recent William & Mary graduate and a Monacan High school alumna, was killed while cycling on Wednesday, July 13. Davis and ...

Huguenot revving up for basketball season  Richmond Free Press

This has the makings of a bounce-back basketball season at Huguenot High School. After three straight lackluster campaigns in which the Falcons were a ...

Personality: Megan Walker  Richmond Free Press

Megan Walker began playing basketball when she was 4 at a local YMCA.

George Wythe banking on 3-point shooter in playoffs  Richmond Free Press

George Wythe High School's basketball opponents are in trouble — make that triple trouble — whenever Eugene Williams uncorks a jump shot.

11th District Senate candidate: Amanda Chase

As a small business owner, wife and mother of four, from Chesterfield County, I truly understand the current issues that 11th District families and business ...

Keeping Watch  Richmond magazine

City, county and community meetings are a serious sport for this band of die-hard watchdogs, advocates and volunteers-turned-elected officials.

Local brothers offer alternative to pricey EpiPen  WRIC

Auvi-Q , a more compact alternative to the EpiPen, will be back on the market soon for those who suffer from severe allergies.. News, weather, sports, headlines ...

High school graduations to increase traffic around Siegel Center, Altria Theater this week

Driving near Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond will be a test of patience this week as up to six high school graduation ceremonies are planned for ...

Censorship Crusade: Far-Right Politician, Parents Team Up To Ban Books In Va. Public Schools  Americans United

Some parents in a Virginia county are upset about a few books on public school summer reading lists – so much so that they're calling for censorship.

#MadeInRVAJr: Teen balances businesses, school and new foundation  WRIC

Elijah Pullings was only 14 years old when he decided what he wanted to do with this life.. News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and beyond.

Committee reviewing books pulled from summer reading list in Chesterfield

The decision to pull books from a summer reading list in Chesterfield County after parents complained that they were laden with sexually explicit language and ...

Previewing the local football teams in Class 4

Dinwiddie Generals. Coach: Billy Mills 2016: 14-1. Offense: Senior RBs Zyan Sturdivant (more than 1,200 yards) and Joseph Tyree (more than 700 yards), ...

McElroy: Former Spiders kicker honored at Redskins Super Bowl ring ceremony

Often in radio, you get listener feedback. There are those who agree with you and far more who disagree. There are those who will give you an informed opinion ...

VSU signs area high schoolers for Trojans football  Richmond Free Press

C.J. Bynum was an All-State foot- ball offensive lineman this past fall for Highland Springs High School in Henrico County. Now he hopes to become an All-CIAA ...

Hanover golfer making big mark at 14  Richmond Free Press

Christian Dyer would rather follow a golf ball, and the exciting places it might lead him, than follow the crowd. At 6-feet, 210 pounds, the young athlete would ...

Amanda Wolfe was sunbathing when she fell from parking deck to her death

RICHMOND, Va. -- Amanda Wolfe, a 31-year-old mother and Richmond real estate agent, died after she fell from a parking deck at Haxall Point along the Canal ...

Nation's top player Megan Walker focused on fun at McDonald's All American Game  USA TODAY High School Sports

There's not much left for Monacan (North Chesterfield, Va.) superstar Megan Walker to accomplish on the prep basketball scene. No. 1 player in the class?

Poindexter and Berry Honored by VHSL Hall of Fame  WSET

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (VHSL/WSET)-- Seven individuals who have made outstanding contributions to high school athletic and activity programs have been ...

Village of Amberleigh

Many cities have sister cities. Richmond, for example, has five. Among the communities in the Greater Richmond area, though, the Village of Amberleigh, ...

The three Democrats seeking to challenge Dave Brat square off in Goochland forum

Democrats packed a recreation center in Goochland County on Thursday evening for the first large forum between three candidates vying to be their party's ...

4A high school football previews  Richmond Times-Dispatch

As usual, Dinwiddie has talent at the skill positions, including QB Bryce Witt. Midlothian has a solid receiver in Nate Millar.

Couple's house-flipping firm building momentum  RichmondBizSense

Breese and Josh Romano in front of 2723 Edgewood Ave., one of the 40-plus homes they're on track to remodel by the end of this year. (Jonathan Spiers).

CTE made life miserable for family of former Hermitage, Redskins player

Penny Hilton endured years of pain as a result of her deceased husband John Hilton's football-induced brain damage. She is pictured in her daughter's home ...

Local athletes sign early national letters of intent  WRIC

ICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- Across central Virginia high school athletes are signing early to scholarships for college sports on Fall National Signing Day 2016.

Marshall Ellick - Football  Temple University Athletics

Marshall Ellick (27) Wide Receiver - Honors: 2017 - #theSTANDARD Player of the Game (UMass) ... 2016 - American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team .

Ossining Player Already Committed to UConn Named to Womans Hoop High School All-America Squad

STORRS, CT — Two high school seniors already committed to the University Connecticut women's basketball team have been named to the preseason ...

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