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79 to graduate from MHS  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Seventy-nine Mathews High School seniors are expected to receive their diplomas Saturday morning as the school holds its 80th commencement exercises at ...



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 Fireworks Show returns July 4  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Mathews County's 22nd annual Fireworks Show will be held beginning at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 4, at Mathews High School. The rain date is Friday, July 5.



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 ...



Democratic primary Tuesday in Mathews  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

A Democratic primary election will be held Tuesday in Mathews County and the rest of Virginia's 6th Senatorial District to select that party's candidate for the ...



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 ...



79 set off from MHS to 'change the world'  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Seventy-nine young men and women marked the next milestone in their lives as they set off to “change the world,” according to one of two co-valedictorians ...



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.



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 ...



Fireworks displays to light up the skies  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Local residents and visitors will have several opportunities in both Mathews and Gloucester to view local fireworks displays Thursday night in celebration of ...



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 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.



State police: 82-year-old dies after crash in Mathews County  Daily Press

One person was killed after a car crash in Mathews County shortly before noon Wednesday, according to a news release from state police. The wreck happened ...



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

Mathews native Lucas Bohn's one-man show, which he brings to Virginia Beach this weekend, traces his journey from elementary school teacher to touring ...



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 ...



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 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.



Youth football set to return to Mathews  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Youth football is returning to Mathews. After a more than 30-year timeout, the program looks to return to the field of play this fall, following efforts by parents and ...



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, ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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, 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.



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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' '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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



Your guide to local Independence Day events  WTKR News 3

July 4 falls on a Thursday this year and there are lots of events happening around Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore and the Outer Banks to celebrate ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Business Honor Roll  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews County School Board placed Machine Tools USA Inc. on the Virginia School Boards Association's 2019 Business Honor Roll Program, with a ...



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.



Sea Farms Seafood Fest to be held Saturday  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Sea Farms Seafood Shack, Mathews, will host its Sea Farms Seafood Festival to support the county's first responders from 3-8 p.m. Saturday at Williams Wharf.



'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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



MHS evacuated Tuesday morning  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Mathews High School has been evacuated on Tuesday morning following a possible threat, according to Mathews County Superintendent of Schools Nancy ...



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

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



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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) ...



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.



This week's calendar 7-11-19  Rappahannock Record

11 Thursday. AA, 8 p.m. De Sales Hall and Kilmarnock UMC. Volunteers Needed, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Help Lancaster/Northumberland Habitat for Humanity build a ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



Gloucester/Mathews incident report  Daily Press

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



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 Chargers, 12-10, to close season on strong note  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

It may not have been a championship game, but it sure had the feeling of one last Wednesday night as the Mathews High School football team took on its ...



Mathews students, teachers battle slow internet connection  Daily Press

MATHEWS — When most of Mathews County's 1,079 students are logged onto the division's internet for required state testing, the connection slows to a crawl.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Gloucester considering changes to school day hours  Daily Press

Administrators and staff are expected to head back to the drawing board next week to come up with new options for start and end times after the school board ...



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.



Construction of rowing/event center underway  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Construction has begun on the William and Catharine Owens Waters Edge Center at Williams Wharf in Mathews. On Monday, Orion Marine Group, ...



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 ...



Seven Newport News schools denied accreditation by state  Daily Press

Seven Newport News schools were denied accreditation by the state Wednesday morning. Hidenwood, Lee Hall, Newsome Park, Sedgefield and Jenkins ...



MHS girls advance to regional volleyball semifinals  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School volleyball team moved a step closer to earning a return trip to the VCU Siegel Center following Tuesday night's Region A quarterfinal ...



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, ...



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.



James Douglas Rhine, Warren, Ohio – Obituary  WKBN.com

WARREN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – James Douglas Rhine, 57, of Warren, Ohio, after a valiant, courageous and long battle with cancer, passed away ...



Casey Parrish weds Will Hodges  Mount Airy News

Miss Casey Jo Parrish and Mr. William Daniel Hodges were united in marriage on Saturday, October 1, 2016, at one thirty in the afternoon at Daysprings ...



Boys', girls' squads both triumphant  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

That moniker now applies to both the Mathews High School boys' and girls' cross country teams following the teams' performances last Thursday at the Group 1, ...



Devils beat Raiders in season opener  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School varsity boys' basketball team started its 2016-2017 season on a strong note, defeating the visiting Rappahannock Raiders in a ...



These Virginia high schools will receive a Golden Football from the NFL  wtvr.com

Golden Footballs were sent to the high school of every player or head coach who was on an active roster in a Super Bowl.



Devils stay perfect within conference  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School varsity boys' basketball team improved its record to 8-6 after a three-game stint this past week. On Friday night, Mathews had little ...



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 girls beat W&L Eagles, 49-31; Jayvees top Lancaster  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Mathews High School varsity girls' basketball team suffered two losses before adding a win during the past week. The Lady Devils are 1-3 on the season.



Montross, VA, Northern Neck, Stratford, Colonial Beach, Kinsale  Westmoreland News

On March 7 at Lancaster Middle School, three bands from Montross Middle and Washington & Lee High School received superior honors from the 2013 ...



Living in Hampton Roads: Peninsula-area performing arts  Daily Press

Watch a dance, attend a play or listen to a concert from one of the many Hampton Roads performing arts groups. The area is ripe for local talent and a hosts of ...



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