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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.

Police investigating alleged sex assault at Monacan High School  8News

Police in Chesterfield County are investigating an alleged sex assault that occurred on school grounds at Monacan High School. . News, weather, sports ...

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.

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 ...

‘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 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.. News, weather ...

A Special Story From A Monacan Student  Newsradio 1140 WRVA

PJ Morrissey is a 16 year old Junior at Monacan High School. He reached out to share the story of his sister.

Monacan students tackle opioid abuse in Chesterfield  WTVR CBS 6 News

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Madi Rawls and sisters Mackenzie and Melissa Zimmerman are not tackling your typical high school history or science project.

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

Beloved Monacan security guard dies unexpectedly

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- The Monacan High School community is in mourning again. Longtime school security Doug Waters died unexpectedly ...

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.

Everything you need to know about the 2018 Times-Dispatch Invitational Tournament

BASKETBALL | This year's tournament features two of the area's top recruits, Robbie Beran of Collegiate and Henry Coleman of Trinity Episcopal.

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 ...

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.

Monacan student Henry Revere killed in crash

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

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."

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.

Bailey Williams scores 25 as Cosby eases past Hermitage

GIRLS BASKETBALL | No. 2 Cosby now faces No. 1 Trinity Episcopal in the semifinals.

8News Presents Top of the Class 2016: Manchester, Monacan & Fluvanna County high schools  WRIC

Every year, 8News honors Central Virginia's strongest scholars with a day of fun at Kings Dominion.. News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and ...

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.

After a shaky start, No. 6 Cosby claims a decisive 72-46 win over No. 3 James River

A mere 28 seconds into the Cosby Titans' home date with James River on Tuesday night, the Rapids' Haven Hicks pulled up just behind the arc on the right ...

Monacan downs James River 22-15 in OT | Sports

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

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.

Community helps Monacan Marching Chiefs get to Disney World parade

The Monacan High School Marching Chiefs can't wait to take their “A” game on the road to sunny Florida.

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 ...

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.

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.

Getting to know: Brian Noel with the Virginia Credit Union

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

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.

'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.

Student artwork to benefit RAL  Chesterfield Observer

Students at Monacan High School presented more than 25 pieces of art to the Richmond Animal League's Small Art with Big Heart art show during a reception ...

'Tis the Season for Holiday Happenings  Chesterfield Observer

“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical” plays Nov. 23-25 at the Altria Theater in Richmond. PHOTO COURTESY OF ALTRIA THEATER ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Fall Arts Preview: Richmond Ballet celebrates its 35th year, plus more in dance in Richmond

This year brings a significant milestone for the Richmond Ballet, which celebrates its 35th anniversary as a professional company. The ballet will host a ...

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, ...

Funeral service held for Chesterfield student who died in accident  WWBT NBC12 News

In Chesterfield, a memorial *service* was held for the Monacan High School junior, who died in a car crash on Sunday night.

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.

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.

Monacan grad among 11 transgender individuals profiled in HBO doc, 'The Trans List'  GayRVA

A 2005 graduate of Monacan High School in Chesterfield County and now a retired army Sergeant, Shane Ortega is one of 11 transgender individuals to be ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Best & Worst 2017: Art & Culture  Richmond magazine

No BS! Brass Band. Richmond's undisputed kings of brass swing into another first-place win this year, after a flurry of shows across the country ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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?

National Signing Day 2018: Local HS athletes put pen to paper  WRIC

Across our area, schools are holding signing day ceremonies for their student athletes who will continue their careers at the collegiate level. . News, weather ...

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.

Local 'Rehabbers' builder winds down brand as debts, legal disputes pile up  RichmondBizSense

Nearly a year since his public profile peaked with a starring role in a reality TV series pilot, a local house rehabber is now trying to salvage what's left of his real ...

Vines and wines: Part-time job turns into career for Richmond-area winemaker  Richmond Times-Dispatch

Nate Walsh heard the sound of music first. Now, he listens to the sounds of the vineyards, the drone of the sorting machine, the clattering of the bottling ...

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 ...

Two Republican newcomers compete in 4th District GOP primary.  Virginian-Pilot

Republicans voting in Tuesday's 4th Congressional District party primary can choose a fashion designer or a pastor to take on U.S. Rep. Donald McEachin, a ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Keeping Watch  Richmond magazine

(Left to right) Bob Olsen keeps watch in Chesterfield County; Mark Hile, in Henrico County; and Melissa Vaughn, in Richmond. (Photos by Jay Paul) ...

Questions surround death of Midlothian mom found downtown  WWBT NBC12 News

Police continue to investigate the death of a Midlothian mother whose body was found outside a downtown Richmond parking deck.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

People & Places to Watch in 2017  Richmond magazine

This should be a huge year for these people and places. Get to know them before they blow up.

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 ...

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), ...

#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.

Like A Star: No. 1 HS Prospect Megan Walker Arrives at UConn  SLAM Online

The UConn women's team is aiming to start a new winning streak this fall. Top recruit Megan Walker will be there to help restart its tradition of dominance.

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 ...

2015 All-Metro football: First-team offense  Richmond Times-Dispatch

The 2015 Richmond Times-Dispatch All-Metro first-team oefense.

Ragsdale's Ben Bradford gets an assist on Northern, Northwest state titles  Greensboro News & Record

JAMESTOWN — Ragsdale didn't win a girls basketball state championship this year. The Tigers are on the right track, but are still a year or two away.

Comcast Awards $69,000 In Scholarships To 60 Virginia High School Seniors  PR Newswire

RICHMOND, Va., May 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2017 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® ...

Police clarify position on Amanda Wolfe’s death

On Friday July 24th, our beloved Amanda passed away in a tragic accident. Our family has been devastated by the loss, as have all those upon whom Amanda's ...

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).

George Wythe Bulldogs lining up for repeat championship  Richmond Free Press

George Wythe High School's Darrell Purdie puts up a shot against L.C. Bird High School's Johquin Wiley during a game Jan. 4. The Wythe Bulldogs won the ...

Del Harris named Collegiate boys basketball coach  The Daily Progress

Fork Union alum Del Harris takes over a program that went 13-15 last season.

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 ...

University of Richmond Athletics Hall of Fame - University of Richmond Athletics  RIchmond Spiders Athletic

Beginning with the Class of 2004-05, the Department of Athletics began honoring specific Teams of Distinction for induction into the Hall of Fame. These teams ...

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 ...

Trainer Pleads Guilty To Having Sex With Teen Football Player  Huffington Post

WECT, weather A former female employee of HCA Virginia Health Systems working as an athletic trainer at Monacan High School plea...

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 ...

Girls basketball | Brown shoots King's Fork into region final  Virginian-Pilot

Neecole Brown cashed in for 22 points as King's Fork dominated Midlothian in a 4A East Region semifinal. The Bulldogs will face Monacan tonight in the final.

Mary Forrest Graham & Luke Gill  Richmond Times-Dispatch

The marriage of Mary Forrest Graham, daughter of David and Cami Graham of Midlothian, Virginia, to Luke Egan Gill, son of Ed Gill and Maureen Egan of ...

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