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  • Your Gold’s Gym Weather Forecast

    Your Gold’s Gym Weather Forecast

    May 16, 2019 at 12:00 am 1 comment

    Thursday Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 6 to 10 mph. Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Light south wind. Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West […]

     
  • Meet Dr. Donald Ray Sirry

    Meet Dr. Donald Ray Sirry

    April 26, 2019 at 5:55 pm 0 comments

    (Midlothian, Va. April, 2019) “Life’s journey is magnificent. It can become a struggle, or even a crisis, for any of us. If you are struggling, come, talk with me. Maybe I can help. I welcome all people, including couples or families who struggle. Come, talk with me confidentially about your […]

     
  • Chesterfield County School Board, Midlothian Rotary recognize 2019 Students of the Year

    Chesterfield County School Board, Midlothian Rotary recognize 2019 Students of the Year

    April 24, 2019 at 8:26 pm 0 comments

    (Midlothian, Va. April, 2019) Kind and caring. Inclusive of all peers. Wants to help others every day. Focused on moving forward and succeeding after overcoming past challenges. An all-around great person. These are the some comments provided to describe Chesterfield County Public Schools’ 2019 Students of the Year, who will […]

     
  • School Board approves construction advancements

    School Board approves construction advancements

    April 10, 2019 at 8:55 am 0 comments

    MIDLOTHIAN, Va. (April, 2019) The Chesterfield County School Board on Tuesday night took action to support and advance three elementary school construction plans, which are designed to replace older facilities and help address increases in student enrollment in the western part of Chesterfield County. The School Board approved the inclusion […]

     
  • School Bus Drivers Fair on April 16

    School Bus Drivers Fair on April 16

    April 9, 2019 at 8:13 am 0 comments

    MIDLOTHIAN, VA (April, 2019) Interested in a 10-month work schedule with summers off? Come drive for us!  •  We will train you to earn a CDL  •  Get paid for training  •  Full-time position with benefits including VRS  •  Starting pay for Chesterfield County is $14.41  Chesterfield County Public Schools will hold a job […]

     
  • Kindergarten registration day is April 11

    Kindergarten registration day is April 11

    April 8, 2019 at 7:42 am 0 comments

    MIDLOTHIAN, VA (April, 2019) Kindergarten registration for Chesterfield County Public Schools is April 11. Kindergarten is a full-day program offered in every Chesterfield County elementary school. A child must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 30, 2018, to attend kindergarten. Every Chesterfield County elementary school will register incoming […]

     
  • Meet Sara McGrath, LCSW

    Meet Sara McGrath, LCSW

    April 3, 2019 at 7:27 am 0 comments

    Meet Sara McGrath, LCSW CHESTERFIELD, VA. (April, 2019) “Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine”. -Anthony J. D’Angelo “The world needs all types of minds” -Temple Grandin “I believe in seeing everyone’s unique qualities as gifts that help them become better people.” Sara McGrath […]

     
  • Chesterfield County Public Schools celebrates Partners of the Year

    Chesterfield County Public Schools celebrates Partners of the Year

    March 20, 2019 at 8:32 am 0 comments

    MIDLOTHIAN, VA (April, 2019) Approximately 300 school and school division partners will be recognized Friday at Chesterfield County Public Schools’ annual Business and Community Partners Appreciation Luncheon sponsored by the Virginia Credit Union. Conexus, Publix Super Markets and Chesterfield County Mental Health Support Services have been selected as 2019 Partners […]

     
  • Five Chesterfield high schools to Strike Out Cancer with annual bowling tournament

    Five Chesterfield high schools to Strike Out Cancer with annual bowling tournament

    March 16, 2019 at 8:45 am 0 comments

    MIDLOTHIAN, Va. (March 2019) WHAT: Students and staff members from five Chesterfield County high schools are aiming to Strike Out Cancer as they prepare to go toe-to-toe in a bowling competition. Clover Hill, Cosby, James River, Manchester and Midlothian high school representatives and School Board members will face off to see […]

     
  • Hopkins principal named R.E.B. Distinguished Educational Leader

    Hopkins principal named R.E.B. Distinguished Educational Leader

    March 16, 2019 at 8:37 am 0 comments

    MIDLOTHIAN, Va. (March 2019) Hopkins Elementary Principal Dr. Lisa Hill has been named Chesterfield County Public Schools’ recipient of the 2019 R.E.B. Award for Distinguished Educational Leadership. The R.E.B. Awards for Distinguished Educational Leadership recognize central Virginia principals who go beyond day-to-day demands to create an exceptional educational environment for […]

     
  • The School Board to break ground on replacement Matoaca Elementary School

    The School Board to break ground on replacement Matoaca Elementary School

    March 6, 2019 at 8:42 am 0 comments

    MIDLOTHIAN, Va. (March 2019) The Chesterfield County School Board will break ground on the school division’s newest school construction project on March 12. The groundbreaking for a replacement Matoaca Elementary School starts at 10 a.m. at 20300 Halloway Avenue in South Chesterfield. This will be the seventh groundbreaking in the […]

     
  • Meet Samantha Grimes, LPC, CSAC

    Meet Samantha Grimes, LPC, CSAC

    February 16, 2019 at 8:55 am 0 comments

    Meet Teresa Wulf-Heller, LCSW CHESTERFIELD, VA. (February 2019) “Everyone deserves to live life as the best version of themselves! Sometimes to achieve this, a supportive, therapeutic relationship is beneficial. I feel truly blessed to be able to walk alongside, supporting and assisting, each person in improving their quality of life/reaching […]

     
  • Midlo Girls Indoor Track & Field Team win Patricia Covas Invitational

    Midlo Girls Indoor Track & Field Team win Patricia Covas Invitational

    January 21, 2019 at 8:54 pm 0 comments

    The Midlo Girls Indoor Track & Field Team dominated the Patricia Covas Invitational Third Annual Memorial Track Invitational at the Boo Williams Sportsplex. Bringing the Trophy back the Robious Corridor. The Boys Team finished 8th. The following are the results: Annabel Schepker – 1st 1600 MeterCaroline Bowe – 1st 500 […]

     
  • photo credit: Cassie Dickerson

    Rapids Women Swim Team take 1st place, Men finish 3rd

    January 18, 2019 at 8:14 pm 0 comments

    By Cassie Dickerson (Midlothian, Va., January 2019) Chesterfield County’s top 5 swim teams competed Thursday night with the Lady Rapids taking first place. Top 200 Medley Relay: Kaila Hewitt/Grace Sheble/Caroline Sheble/Morgan Burton (All Sophomores) went a stunning 146:73. Kate Stanko continues to drop time in the 500 Free and set […]

     
  • Hoops Trifecta

    Hoops Trifecta

    January 17, 2019 at 12:10 pm 0 comments

    By Ryan Boone – Benedictine ’19 (Midlothian, Va., January 2019) Reprinted from – www.benedictinecollegeprep.org/news On Friday, January 11 the Sheppard Street Gym, or the “Rut,” was filled with a trifecta of high school basketball, which included the JV basketball team, the St. Gertrude’s varsity basketball team and the Benedictine varsity […]

     
  • Team Chesterfield teachers earn National Board	Certification

    Team Chesterfield teachers earn National Board Certification

    January 11, 2019 at 7:21 am 2 comments

    Chesterfield, VA. (January 11, 2019) Seven Chesterfield County teachers were recognized Thursday for achieving National Board Certification, one of the most widely recognized honors in the teaching profession. In addition, several of the school division’s current certified teachers renewed their certification. There are 123 National Board Certified Teachers (NBCT) now […]

     
  • A Message from Midlo FB Coach, Matt Hutchings

    A Message from Midlo FB Coach, Matt Hutchings

    January 2, 2019 at 2:32 pm 0 comments

    We could really use your support this year. In addition to mentoring a group of young people who want to learn and experience success, we also have to be nearly a full time fundraiser. As budgets get tighter and tighter, taking care of some of the most basic needs for […]

     
  • Join BABC-JRC Habitat for Humanity Day

    Join BABC-JRC Habitat for Humanity Day

    January 1, 2019 at 1:47 pm 0 comments

    (Midlothian, Va. – January, 2019) Join the Bon Air Baptist James River Campus in their first mission to support Habitat for Humanity on January 19th. The hope of the organization is to continue and nurture an ongoing relationship with Habitat for Humanity, a wonderful nonprofit group,going forward.  There are 3 ways you can […]

     
  • Ettrick Elementary earns National Title I Distinguished School status

    Ettrick Elementary earns National Title I Distinguished School status

    December 14, 2018 at 6:58 am 0 comments

    Ettrick Elementary earns National Title I Distinguished School status Recognition given for success in reducing achievement gaps CHESTERFIELD, VA. (December 2018) The National Association of ESEA State Program Administrators has announced that Ettrick Elementary School has been named a National ESEA Distinguished School . Ettrick Elementary is one of up […]

     
  • Team Chesterfield earns AP District Honor Roll status for increasing access to and performance on AP tests

    Team Chesterfield earns AP District Honor Roll status for increasing access to and performance on AP tests

    December 6, 2018 at 7:25 am 0 comments

    (Chesterfield, Va. December, 2018) Chesterfield County Public Schools has been selected to the College Board’s ninth annual AP District Honor Roll, one of just two school divisions in Virginia to receive this prestigious honor and the only large school division in the commonwealth to be selected for the recognition. Nearly […]