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Sailing team forming at Mathews High School  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Craig Ciszewski is hoping for fair winds and following seas as he works to establish the Mathews Sailing Team in time for competition this spring. The Bavon ...



Left in the cold: Mathews parents say it’s time to fix heating at high school  WAVY-TV

MATHEWS COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — It's been cold enough to need the heat the past couple of days, but one area school has been doing without heat for a while ...



33 to be inducted into MHS Hall of Fame  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

A total of 33 coaches, athletes and contributors will be inducted into the inaugural class of the Mathews High School Hall of Fame, with a ceremony to be held ...



Mathews schools seek 13 percent pay raise  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

In response to concerns over teacher pay in Mathews lagging far behind its neighbors and the flight of qualified classroom professionals to other localities as a ...



BayPort Credit Union Hosts Annual Scholarship Banquet  PRNewswire

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- BayPort Credit Union hosted its annual scholarship banquet on Wednesday, May 22 at the Holiday Inn ...



The year in review in Mathews  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

JANUARY: Forty-four birders spot 16,105 birds of 102 different species during the annual Mathews Audubon Christmas Bird Count … Janet Burgess of Mathews ...



Mathews football hopes to grow, improve under first African-American coach  WWBT NBC12 News

Just because Carl Kelly Jr is new to the role doesn't mean he is new to the school.



Six candidates apply for Mathews interim appointment  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Mathews County has released the names of six people who have applied for the seat on the Mathews County Board of Supervisors that was vacated on Feb.



Mathews High School scholarship recipients  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Katelyn Dodge, the Mathews High School director of counseling, and school counselor Shannon Duff presented the scholarships to the Class of 2018.



Teaching grade school prepared Mathews man for career in comedy  Daily Press

In his years as a touring comedian, Lucas Bohn has seen some tough crowds. His previous career — as an elementary school teacher — prepared him well.



Thrifty Spot reopens in former YMCA building  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Thrifty Spot, a project of Mathews High School's special education department, has reopened in its new quarters in the former YMCA building on Buckley ...



Mobjack/MHS crew wins six races at home regatta  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mobjack Rowing Association and Mathews High School crew hosted the first of three spring regattas at Williams Wharf on Saturday. Hosting Albemarle, First ...



MHS Hall of Fame program Friday  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Mathews High School will induct the first class of its newly created Hall of Fame during a program Friday evening in the school's Harry M. Ward Auditorium.



Opening day: Students return Tuesday in Gloucester, Mathews  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Final preparations were being made this week for Tuesday's opening of the 2018-2019 school year in Gloucester and Mathews counties. In Gloucester.



Youth football set to return to Mathews  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

C.J. Kelly, Mathews High School head football coach and a teacher at Thomas Hunter Middle School, is working to revive a youth football program in the county.



May Faire 2019 to be a 'Salute to the Military'  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

May Faire 2019 will be held Saturday, May 4, on and around the Mathews Court Green, and will take the theme “Salute to the Military,” announced chair Sandy ...



Mathews High School ‘cooler than usual’ due to boiler issue  WAVY-TV

Mathews High School is cooler than normal due to a boiler that is down.



School needs addressed on legislative tour  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

From aging school facilities and competition over an ever-declining pool of qualified teachers to a shocking rise in the frequency of student mental health issues, ...



Mathews County high school closed for the day after receiving threat  WTKR News 3

Mathews High School is closed after a threat was made Tuesday morning, according to the Mathews County Schools Superintendent's Office.



GHS, MHS graduation ceremonies Saturday  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Gloucester High School is set to graduate 442 seniors, while Mathews High School is expected to hand diplomas to 90 graduates, during a pair of ...



Beavers to lead Mathews Parade  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

“Tales of Christmas” is the theme of this year's Mathews Christmas Parade, which will be held on Saturday, Dec. 8. The parade is presented by the Mathews ...



Officials cancel school at Mathews HS due to possible threat  WAVY-TV

Mathews High School was evacuated Tuesday morning following a report of a possible threat.



Spriggs to address Mathews MLK program  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews chapter of the NAACP will hold its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day program at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 20, at Antioch Baptist Church, Susan.



Another dominating performance for MHS runners  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School cross country team continued its season this past week with another dominating performance. The squad traveled to Middlesex High ...



ETC Vintage moves to Cobbs Creek  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

ETC Vintage, a vintage and antique shop, has moved from its previous location in downtown Mathews to the intersection of Buckley Hall Road and Twiggs Ferry ...



Excitement building for MHS football, new coach  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

You can sense it looking at the packed sidelines of last Thursday's benefit scrimmage game against Middlesex. This year, the program boasts 43 varsity/JV ...



Graduation 2018  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

This year's Mathews High School valedictorian related the important life lesson of leaving the world a better place than you found it while the salutatorian, ...



Senior Walk  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Mathews High School senior Caroline Crittenden gets a hug from school psychologist Jessica Deamer in the front hallway of Thomas Hunter Middle School.



Mathews High School closed early Tuesday due to possible threat  13newsnow.com

Mathews High School is closed early on Tuesday due to a possible threat.



$17.2M budget proposal heads to supervisors  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

By a unanimous 5-0 vote, the Mathews School Board adopted its proposed $17.2 million budget Tuesday night, a budget that includes a 13 percent raise for its ...



Foster named MHS interim principal  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Alexis Foster, Mathews High School's assistant principal for almost nine years, was named the school's interim principal Tuesday night. The appointment came ...



MHS enshrines its first HOF class  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Mathews High School first opened its doors in 1939. Some 80 years later, the school has finally gotten around to enshrining its outstanding athletes, coaches ...



Thrifty Spot to move to former YMCA building  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Thrifty Spot, a nonprofit thrift store operated by the special education department at Mathews High School, is getting ready to move from its current site in ...



JV Devils win, varsity girls fall to Grafton  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School Lady Devil basketball teams split a pair of games with Grafton on Friday night, with the junior varsity girls from Mathews crushing the ...



High turnout expected for Tuesday's midterm elections  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

With the rate of absentee voters already having cast their ballot increasing over the last midterm election, Tuesday's Election Day turnout is expected to be high ...



Fireworks, reenactment, musical all a part of Revolutionary Week  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Revolutionary Week in Mathews, which kicks off on Saturday, promises excitement and entertainment for the whole family, from a musical about the Battle of ...



School board chair addresses discord at Mathews convocation  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Mathews County School Board chair Linda Hodges addressed “the elephant in the room” during the division's convocation on Tuesday at Thomas Hunter ...



Mathews girls earn return trip to VCU  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Lady Devils have earned a return trip to VCU. Following state tournament wins during the past week over Rappahannock County and Altavista, the Mathews ...



Mathews LL Major girls win district championship  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

For the second time in less than a week, a Mathews Little League softball team captured the District 15 championship and earned a state berth. Playing at the ...



Mathews High School, former player honored with NFL's golden football  Daily Press

In honor of Stuart Anderson's success, Mathews High School recently received a commemorative Wilson Golden Football from the National Football League.



SOL pass rates for students fall throughout Hampton Roads  Daily Press

Hampton Roads students fared slightly worse than last year on many of the state tests that measure what students have learned, according to data released ...



MHS girls blank Chargers, 9-0  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School varsity tennis team held its Senior Night on the Lady Devils' home courts last Wednesday against Middlesex, beating the Chargers by ...



50+ vendors to take part in Market Days  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

More than 50 vendors are expected for this weekend's 44th annual Mathews Market Days celebration in and around the county's historic court circle. This year's ...



Mathews' 'Li'l Ole Opry' sees only blessings two seasons after theater collapsed  Daily Press

Finishing up its second season after Donk's Theater came down in Mathews, the Li'l Ole Opry has adapted and is making final preparations for its annual Smith ...



King Day service in Mathews: 'You've got work to do'  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

“Each of us has a mandate over our life … a purpose,” guest speaker Sareeta Spriggs said as she urged the nearly 100 attendees at Sunday's Martin Luther ...



Financial constraints the 'new normal' for Mathews in 2017  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Mathews County, along with local governments nationwide, will continue this year to contend with ongoing financial challenges that were caused by the ...



Lady Devils remain unbeaten  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

MHS freshman Emily West returns the ball for the Lady Devils in last Thursday's game against King and Queen. Photo by Charlie Koenig. The Mathews High ...



Lady Devils post tennis wins over GHS, West Point  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School girls' tennis team advanced its record to 3-2 this week by defeating the Lady Dukes of Gloucester, 6-3, and the Lady Pointers of West ...



MHS evacuated after threat  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Tuesday morning saw the evacuation of Mathews High School following the report of a possible threat, according to Mathews County Superintendent of Schools ...



Coach Forrest returned to MHS following tense hearing  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Those words began showing up on T-shirts at Mathews High School basketball games and around the community soon after a Jan. 5 incident involving two ...



MHS students take part in pilot welding program at RCC  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

A group of eight Mathews High School juniors and seniors are among the first to take advantage of an exciting new opportunity—one that could pay big ...



Opening Day  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Gloucester County Public Schools welcomed 4,992 students to begin the 2018-2019 academic year Tuesday, which is 152 fewer than showed up on the first ...



Love, Dubois come out ahead in tight race for Mathews Supervisor  Daily Press

Marion "Pepper" Love and Amy Dubois won seats on the Mathews County Board of Supervisors.



ELECTION: Mathews Supervisor candidates  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

O.J. Cole. Photo: O.J. Cole. O.J. Cole. O.J. Cole, 82, of Mathews is seeking his fourth term as a member of the Mathews County Board of Supervisors.



Moughons Inc: A Mathews County landmark changes hands  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Moughons hardware store in Mathews will see new ownership after the first of the year. Mark and Jo-Ann Letchworth of Hudgins are purchasing the store from ...



Thrifty Spot continues to thrive with community support  Daily Press

Five years after moving to its new two-story location in Hudgins, the Thrifty Spot, a store that benefits the special education program at Mathews High School, ...



Mathews Community Foundation gives $5000 grant to MHS  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Tuesday's meeting of the Mathews County School Board included a pair of presentations—a Virginia High School League (VHSL) award to a Mathews High ...



MHS volleyball hitting its stride  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School volleyball teams are on a roll, picking up wins this week over King William and West Point. The varsity and JV girls also took part in ...



'Never settle for second best'  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Three-and-a-half months after winning the state title, the members of the Mathews High School volleyball team finally got their championship rings—courtesy of ...



Couple opens Etc., an antique shop, in Mathews  Daily Press

A Mathews County couple has opened Etc. – a new antique and consignment shop.



New book unearths untold story of Mathews men who served at sea  Daily Press

William Geroux's book "The Mathews Men" brings to life the relatively unknown story of the role the Merchant Marines played in the war and the hundreds of ...



Wilson, Riverheads take home regional wrestling titles  Staunton News Leader

Hornets places eight wrestlers in championship round on the way to a 2B title, while Riverheads took home the Region 1A/B championship.



Gloucester, Mathews weekly public safety log  Daily Press

Gloucester County Sheriff's Office On Burleigh Road At approximately 10:04 p.m. Feb. 26, a single vehicle accident in the area of.



Donk's Theater, opry move ahead with plans for next year  Daily Press

"Virginia's Lil' Ole Opry" wrapped its 2016 season Saturday night with its annual Christmas show, performed for the first time outside of Donk's Theater.



Mathews names new high school principal  Daily Press

The Mathews County School Board announced Tuesday night who will fill the role as the next high school principal for the division. Toni Childress, who currently ...



Local students take part in peace education initiative  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

NewGen Peacebuilders, a Rotary Club-sponsored master's level program for youth ages 14-24, was held on the Middle Peninsula over a three-month period ...



Mathews High School receives second threat in two weeks  13newsnow.com

For the second time in as many weeks, a threat was called in at Mathews High School.



Devils fall to Eagles, 71-6  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School varsity football team dropped to 0-2 following last Thursday's trip to Montross. The Devils fell on the road to the Washington and Lee ...



Mathews commonwealth's attorney announces re-election pursuit  Daily Press

Mathews County Commonwealth's Attorney T.C. "Tom" Bowen, III, announced this week that he will seek re-election in November. Bowen has 33 years of ...



MHS booters close out season with back-to-back wins  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Blue Devil Tyler Jackson (#8), at left, gets ready to kick the ball past a Washington and Lee player in Friday's 5-0 varsity win. Photo by Lori Jackson Black.



Lady Devils fall to Lancaster, 41-34  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School varsity girls' basketball team fell to 1-1 on the season following a 41-34 loss on Friday to the visiting Lancaster Red Devils. Lancaster ...



Film about life on Chesapeake Bay to premiere at Mathews, Gloucester screenings  Daily Press

The film, "Journey on the Chesapeake Bay" by director and producer Dave Miller, will premiere at events in Mathews and Gloucester this week.



Mathews soccer falls to Raiders in opener  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Miles Maggioncalda (#10) scored all four goals for the Mathews JV squad in Monday's contest against Rappahannock, but it wasn't enough as the Devils fell to ...



MHS boys fall to Northumberland  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School varsity boys' basketball team will try to get back in the win column on Friday night when the Blue Devils travel to York High School to ...



Jen Little resigns from Mathews School Board  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Jen Little, a member of the Mathews County School Board for the past nine years, tendered her resignation to that body Tuesday night after having moved to the ...



The new Port Fun playground opens in Mathews County  Daily Press

Mathews County officials opened the newly renovated Port Fun playground Thursday afternoon. The community playground located on the county's Parks and ...



Devils beat Panthers; fall to Raiders, Indians  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School varsity boys' basketball team dropped games to Rappahannock and Northumberland on Wednesday and Thursday, coming back on ...



West Point schools, RCC embark on new career training partnership  Virginia Gazette

West Point Public Schools and Rappahannock Community College begins new career training program for high school students.



MHS splits varsity/JV soccer doubleheader  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School varsity soccer team lost Monday to the visiting West Point Pointers, 6-0. The loss drops the team's record to 1-4 overall. The junior ...



The journey home  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Freya, a steel-hulled sloop built by the late Gwynn's Island explorer, boatbuilder, inventor, naturalist, researcher and author Gilbert Klingel, will be coming ...



Uncle Jimmy Wickham to lead this year's Mathews Christmas Parade  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews County Visitor and Information Center will present the annual Mathews Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 10. This year's theme is “Christmas ...



Putt to serve as new MCVIC director  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews Visitor and Information Center's board of directors has named Mathews native Jonathan Putt as the new executive director of the center.



Virginia's Lil' Ole Opry kicks off 2017 season  Daily Press

"Virginia's Lil' Ole Opry" will open its 2017 season on Saturday with limited performances once again this year. It's the shows 42nd year but its second without its ...



MHS girls open volleyball season with Jamboree  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Gloucester volleyball player Desiree Walker bumps the ball in Saturday morning's contest against Mathews, above. Also pictured are libero Victoria Walker (#14) ...



The year in review  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

JANUARY: Bethel Baptist Church, Gloucester, begins a year-long celebration of its 150th anniversary during a New Year's Day *service* … York district supervisor ...



Options bring high school level math courses to middle schoolers  Daily Press

School divisions across the Peninsula area have made moves over the years to accelerate the math courses that middle school students take.



LHS wins district wrestling championship  Rappahannock Record

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi. Lancaster produced 10 Northern Neck District wrestling champions and two runners-up to win the district team championship last ...



Lady Devils post 3 straight-set victories  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Sophomore setter Aleya McCurry returns the ball for Mathews in last Thursday's varsity contest against Carver Academy. Also pictured, in foreground, ...



MORE HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS AT A GLANCE  Youngstown Vindicator

BASEBALL. Crestview 9, Heartland Christian 0. EAST FAIRFIELD. Crestview freshman Carter Blakeman threw a no-hitter, striking out nine and walking one in a ...



COLLEGE SOFTBALL: King's Brokering, UVa-Wise's Miles brought the power as Tornado, Cavs split twinbill  Bristol Herald Courier

Kay Brokering's walk-off homer gave King the win in the opener of doubleheader, while a grand slam by Alexis Miles gave UVa-Wise the lead for good in the ...



Peninsula-area schools reiterate safety measures, look at changes after Parkland  Daily Press

Nancy Welch, superintendent of the 1,000-student Mathews County Public Schools, understands that the community she lives and works in enjoys hunting and, ...



Spring traditions revived at Mathews May Faire  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Not too long ago, every school in Mathews and elsewhere would welcome the advent of spring during traditional May Day festivals, complete with dancing, ...



More Peninsula-area schools earn accreditation this year  Daily Press

Hampton City Schools had more schools accredited this year than it's had in the last three years and all five of Newport News high schools were fully accredited ...



Diane June Meikle Obituary  WKBN.com

FOWLER, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Diane June Meikle, of Fowler, Ohio, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, May 20, 2019 at 7:39 p.m. while a patient at ...



Lady Devils to play for state title Saturday  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

It wasn't an easy path—the Lady Devils had to survive a thrilling come-from-behind five-set match against the reigning state champions in Radford Tuesday ...



Gloucester/Mathews incident report  Daily Press

Gloucester County Sheriff's Office In the 2900 block of Abingdon Heights Drive On May 8, a domestic assault was reported between a boyfriend and girlfriend at ...



Guide to Independence Day celebrations in Hampton Roads and NE North Carolina  wtkr.com

We have the ultimate guide to 2018 public events around Hampton Roads and northeast North Carolina!



MHS rowers win gold, silver in state regatta  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Mathews High School senior Sebastian Knebl and junior Fletcher Rich captured gold in the men's senior double, and senior James Raha took silver in the men's ...



Ballet teacher has taught Middle Peninsula dancers for more than 30 years  Daily Press

Debbie Diggs with Diggs School of Dance has spent more than 30 years teaching ballet to hundreds of young dancers on the Middle Peninsula. She owned two ...



Gloucester considering changes to school day hours  Daily Press

GLOUCESTER – The start and end times at each of the county's eight schools may change in September. But exactly what those times will be is still undecided.



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