Area residents graduate from Radford Univeristy

Five residents of Chester graduated from Radford University at the end of the spring semester.

VSU extends Trojan Challenge to recent grads

Virginia State University is offering a unique admissions opportunity for students who just graduated from high school or community college and are unsure about the next step in their life? VSU is holding its final Trojan Challenge on Monday, July 22 from noon – 7 p.m. in the University’s Engineering & Technology Building.

Students Honored at National SkillsUSA Championships

Students from Virginia high school and college technical education programs won the nation’s highest awards at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference.

W and M students make Dean’s List

Area residents were recently named to the Dean’s List at the College of William & Mary for the spring 2013 semester.

VCU graduate going nuclear

Taylor C. Britt (Thomas Dale 2009) graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Engineering, Class of 2013, earning his major with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering with concentration in Nuclear, with minors in Mathematics and Physics.

Local residents names to VMI Dean’s List

The following Virginia Military Institute cadets are among the 671 cadets who were recently named to the Dean’s List for the second semester of academic year 2012-13. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, a cadet must have a term grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and no grade below C.

Chesterfield students attend HOBY leadership seminar

Thirteen Chesterfield students were selected by their schools to participate in a unique leadership training, service-learning and motivation-building experience at the Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY) Leadership Seminar. this spring at James Madison University.

Keep Virginia Beautiful Awards $500 Grant to Elizabeth Davis Middle School

Keep Virginia Beautiful (KVB) is awarded “30 Grants In 30 Days” during June, 2013. Elizabeth Davis Middle School of Chester, was awarded a $500 grant in the Beautification Category.