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Left in the cold: Local parents say it's time to fix the heating in a local 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, ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Mathews High School evacuated after report of possible threat  WAVY-TV

Mathews High School was evacuated Monday due a report of a possible threat.



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 ...



July 4 fireworks show set in Mathews  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The annual fireworks show in Mathews will be held at 9 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4, at Mathews High School. This year's show is part of Revolutionary Week in ...



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, ...



Graduation 2018  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Former Mathews High School teacher Phillip Sanderson, who is now a member of the faculty at the Chesapeake Bay Governor's School, may have missed one ...



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 ...



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.



Varsity Devils go 3-1 in week  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

It was a good week, and a busy one, for the Mathews High School varsity boys' basketball team with four games in six days, posting wins over Washington and ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



Mathews May Faire returns Saturday  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Visitors to Saturday's second annual May Faire celebration will take a step back in time, and relive Mathews County's rich history and culture. The event, which is ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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

Michael “MJ” Brooks (#16) returns the ball for Mathews in last Wednesday's junior varsity contest against Washington and Lee. Mathews fell to the visiting ...



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 ...



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 ...



'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 ...



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.



Mathews: Salary, staff increases proposed in school budget  Daily Press

The Mathews County School Board took another look at the division's proposed fiscal year 2018 spending plan at a work session on Tuesday.



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 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 ...



ELECTION: Mathews School Board candidates  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Stephanie Armistead. Photo: Stephanie Armistead. Stephanie Armistead. Stephanie Armistead, a Mathews County native with children at Mathews High School, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 School Board election centers on money, communication  Daily Press

Along with the usual concerns of funding, communication has become an issue in the Mathews County School Board election. Four candidates are running for ...



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 ...



Dixon nominated for Emmy  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Terrance Dixon has been nominated for a regional Emmy award for his work as a videographer with NBC 12 in Richmond. Dixon and reporter Brent Solomon ...



Radford bound - Mathews High School girls recapture regional title  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School varsity softball team became back-to-back Region 1A East champions on Friday when it defeated the Luray Bulldogs. Madison South ...



Wilburn named Mathews special ed director  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Ginny Wilburn, special education coordinator for Gloucester County Public Schools, has been named Mathews County's director of special education.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



Mathews School Board approves personnel changes  Daily Press

The Mathews County School Board approved the following personnel changes at its May 17 meeting:



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 softball player Alexis Miles signs with U.Va.-Wise  Daily Press

Mathews senior catcher Alexis Miles signed a letter of intent to play for the UVa-Wise softball team at a signing ceremony at Mathews High School on Nov. 9.



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 ...



Gloucester Youth Football, cheerleading news as teams start a new season  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Gloucester Red Knights traveled to Poquoson Middle School to face the Back River Panthers, while the Gloucester Grey Knights played host to the ...



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.



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 ...



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

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



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 ...



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 ...



Gloucester, Mathews weekly public safety log  Daily Press

In the 2000 block of Lilliaston Lane. At approximately 7:50 p.m. May 7, a report was received of a gunshot being fired inside a residence in the 2000 block of ...



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 ...



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!



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.



Hayden school reunion celebrating legacy, learning - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. by KENYA SMITH/INTERN kenya.smith@tidewaternews.com. FRANKLIN The Hayden Group is sponsoring a ...



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.



Short Lane Ice Cream under new ownership  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Short Lane Ice Cream Company in Gloucester is under new ownership. Barry Childress, an automotive technology teacher at Gloucester High School, and his ...



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, ...



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.



Isle of Wight School Board OK's new salary scale - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

SMITHFIELD Isle of Wight County's School Board recently approved a new pay scale for the 2018-2019 school year, which specifies significantly higher starting ...



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.



Helen E. Joyner - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

FRANKLIN — Helen Elizabeth Williams Joyner, 103, widow of the late John Rodger Joyner, passed away on Dec. 28, 2018. Helen E. Joyner. Helen Elizabeth ...



Gloucester doctors receive Holland Award from MSV  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Dr. Hugh M. Bryan III and his wife, Dr. Barbara Allison-Bryan, received the Clarence A. Holland Award from the Medical Society of Virginia during its annual ...



State champs  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School volleyball team captured its third state title this week, beating the Region C champion Narrows Green Wave, 3-1, Saturday at the VCU ...



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 ...



Nationwide, 0.1 percent of football players are girls; two are in Mathews, Grafton  Daily Press

With each step Andie Schlosshan took on the football field, she felt another pair of eyes on her. Schlosshan showed up to the early August football practice to ...



Robert William Campbell - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

MADISON, Va. — Robert William Campbell Jr., 77, passed away on the morning of Oct. 20, 2018, at The Hospice House in Charlottesville, Virginia.



Dukes put up good fight but fall short to Woodside  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Gloucester High School varsity Dukes gave Woodside a scare Friday but came up short, 28-20, in their season opener. The 2017 team includes, front row ...



Grant to benefit local early childhood education - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. by Stephen H. Cowles / Staff Writer and Stephen Faleski / Staff Writer. SUFFOLK Early childhood education in ...



Isle of Wight declares local emergency - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. ISLE OF WIGHT County Administrator Randy Keaton declared a state of local emergency for Isle of Wight on ...



Charles A. Pope - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. CASSELBERRY, Fla. — Charles A. “Buddy” Pope, 71, died on Aug. 26, 2018, in his home after a long illness.



City school board member indicted - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

by STEPHEN FALESKI/STAFF WRITER stephen.faleski@tidewaternews.com. and STEPHEN H. COWLES/STAFF WRITER stephen.cowles@tidewaternews.



'Internet sweepstakes cafes' remain illegal - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

ISLE OF WIGHT Despite language being recently added to Isle of Wight County's zoning ordinance defining “internet sweepstakes cafes” as adult entertainment ...



Franklin man charged in shooting - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

FRANKLIN. A Franklin man charged with shooting a person in the head is now in custody at the Western Tidewater Regional Jail without bond. Tremayne ...



Take a look at how Hampton Roads represented in the past 49 Super Bowls!  wtkr.com

The Super Bowl High School Honor Roll celebrates the high schools and communities that have contributed to Super Bowl history.



Hunter died from accidental shooting in Ivor - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. IVOR. Virginia Conservation Police have determined that the hunting fatality that took place early on ...



County treasurer candidates speak at forum - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

by Kenya Smith/Intern kenya.smith@tidewaternews.com. BOYKINS As Election Day is steadily approaching, two candidates who are running for Treasurer of ...



David Allen Price Sr. - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

RICHMOND — David Allen Price Sr., 72, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, July 28, 2018, at the VCU Medical Center in Richmond Virginia. David Allen Price ...



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 ...



Drewryville woman sentenced in abuse case - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

COURTLAND The Drewryville woman originally arrested on a first-degree murder charge of a Suffolk woman in her care in 2016 has been sentenced to 20 ...



Gloucester, Mathews weekly crime log  Daily Press

Gloucester In the 2300 block of George Washington Memorial Highway On March 9 at 11:58 am a report was received of an intoxicated male cursing at ...



Celebrate July 4th with these events on the Middle Peninsula  Daily Press

GLOUCESTER July 4th Celebration at the Beach. Enjoy a fun day of swimming, fishing and boating at Gloucester Point Beach Park on Saturday, July 4, capped ...



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