The first grade classes of Harrowgate Elementary School studied the life of Civil Rights leader Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. during the month of February and concluded their studies with a performance of a play on his life for the student population and parents on Thursday, Feb. 23.
Christopher Newport University is pleased to announce the Dean’s List for the Fall 2011 semester.
Lisa Cole has been named to the Fall 2011 Dean’s List at Virginia Tech.
Sam Hartman, who was a 2011 graduate from Thomas Dale High School, attended Fork Union Military School from August 2011 to December 2011 where he was the starting center for the FUMA football team. He was recruited in January by the University of Rhode Island for football and started classes there in January.
Small farmers, landowners with farm ponds and others interested in learning how to use ponds to grow fish in cages for sale to local markets are invited to attend a two-day Cage Aquaculture Forum sponsored by Virginia State University’s Aquaculture Program.
On February 15th students from both Matoaca and Elizabeth Davis Middle Schools met head to head for a battle of the books at Matoaca Middle School.
Art students at the Specialty Center for Visual & Performing Arts at Thomas Dale High School received awards in national and regional art contests recently. The J-ART competition evaluated works made entirely of Styrofoam.