TDHS award ceremony

Over $200,000 in scholarships, excluding university and college awards, were awarded to Thomas Dale High School seniors during the Community Scholarship & Awards Assembly held in the school’s auditorium last Thursday. Several members from the community were in attendance to award their scholarships.

Matoaca’s Red Cross Club volunteer at 5k

On Saturday April 26, members of the Matoaca High School American Red Cross Club and their families and friends volunteered at the Virginia Home 5K Fun Walk. This is the fifth year the Fun Walk has taken place, and the MAHS American Red Cross Club has volunteered each time.

Matoaca teacher to attend Supreme Court Summer Institute

Jamie Moore, a Matoaca High School teacher and Chesterfield resident, will travel to Washington, D.C. this June to attend the prestigious Supreme Court Summer Institute. After a competitive application process, 60 teachers were selected to participate this year.

Briana Kracke recognized by Sigma Alpha Lambda

Sigma Alpha Lambda is proud to announce that Briana E. Kracke, of Chester, has been recently become recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda National Leadership and Honors Organization at the Virginia Commonwealth University.

L.C. Bird teenager describes his journey in new book

It is not unusual that we wake up in the morning after a dream or time to contemplate, and make plans to change things in our lives: going more to the gym, eating better, being more tolerant with our family, or changing our life altogether.

Study shows economic impact JTCC has on the localities it serves

John Tyler Community College (JTCC) is a major economic engine for its service region, positively impacting taxpayers, businesses and students. That’s the finding of the study Demonstrating the Value of John Tyler Community College: Analysis of the Economic Impact and Return on Investment of Education.

CCPS School Bus Road-e-o: Taming the cheese wagon

School bus drivers from across Chesterfield County showed off their driving skills in the annual “School Bus Road-e-o” competition. In this regional competition the participating drivers of students maneuver their yellow bus “rides” through a challenging obstacle course.

Enon Elementary Earns a VIP Award

Enon Elementary was awarded a 2014 Board of Education Distinguished Achievement Award, which is part of the Virginia Index of Performance program. Enon has earned a VIP Award every year since 2008, when the VIP Awards were first given.