Matoaca students awarded for arts, writing

Recently the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and The Alliance for Young Artists and Writers recognized three Matoaca High School art students for their outstanding work. Over 3,095 students in the Richmond Art Region submitted work to the Scholastic Art Awards judges.

Local Residents Named to William & Mary Dean’s List

The following local residents were recently named to the Dean’s List at the College of William & Mary for the fall 2012 semester.

Radford announces Dean’s list

Eleven residents of Chester have been named to the fall semester Dean’s List at Radford University.

James Madison University fall graduates, honors

The following students graduated from James Madison University during the Dec. 15, 2012 commencement exercises

EKU Announces Fall 2012 Dean’s List

Eastern Kentucky University has announced that 2,901 students earned Dean’s List honors for the Fall 2012 semester including Alexis L. Boone, a junior Homeland Security major, and Daniel Harrison Meyer, a senior Fire Protection Administration major both of Chesterfield.

Matoaca show choir starts season strong

High Impact, the mixed show choir of Matoaca High School, directed by Brad Berkley, is off to a great start to their competition season. Last weekend, the group traveled to Marysville, Ohio to compete in the Marysville Showcase.

Fall Dean’s List at Lebanon Valley College

Colin M. Catherman, of Chesterfield, a sophomore biology major, and a graduate of Trinity Episcopal High School, was named to the fall 2012 dean’s list at Lebanon Valley College.

Alexa Tuck makes Mount St. Mary’s Dean’s List

Alexa Tuck, from Chester, is among the 555 students who earned dean’s list honors for the fall 2012 semester at Mount St. Mary’s University. Alexa, a senior at the Mount, achieved dean’s list by maintaining a 3.4 or higher grade point average. Alexa is the daughter of Ms. Beth N. Faughn.