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.
Unleash your creative spirit and show off your talent at Fool for Art on April 21, 2012. This annual festival, held at John Tyler Community College’s Midlothian Campus, features a variety of art and craft vendors from around the state.
The Chesterfield County School Board is seeking comments on the proposed calendar for 2012-2013, which is available online at mychesterfieldschools.com. Comments may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to Proposed Calendar, Chesterfield County Public Schools, P.O. Box 10, Chesterfield, Va. 23832.
School Board work sessions often assume the tone of a rather tedious grad school seminar. The five elected members, guided by the superintendent or one of his staff, worked through stacks of material, occasionally posing questions, but generally focused on mastering the substance of some challenge facing the Chesterfield schools in difficult financial times.
Local students attending Hampden-Sydney College were named to the Dean’s List for the Fall semester of the 2011-2012 academic year. To earn this distinction, students must achieve at least a 3.3 semester grade point average out of a possible 4.0.
Ashley Edmiston of Chester, has been inducted into Alpha Lambda Delta at Mary Baldwin College.