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Virginia election officials report low voter turnout for Tuesday's primaries

Election officials in Henrico and Hanover counties said voter turnout in Tuesday's primary has been slow, despite party nomination contests that include all of ...

At Atlee High School, inclusion is part of the football team’s playbook  WTVR CBS 6 News

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. - Off-season practice for the Atlee Raiders high school football team is a time to get physically fit. It's also a time to learn how to win.

Making a Difference: Atlee High School teacher's aide and Special Olympics coach 'truly one of those unsung heroes of our community'

Robin Pearce said Jewel Stewart, a special education teacher's aide at Atlee High School in Hanover County, is one of the few people who can read the body ...

Making A Difference: How the Atlee High School football team embraced a freshman with autism and Down syndrome

The mother was worried if the students at Atlee would accept her son. Involving him on the football team, she thought, could help.

Lee-Davis High School receives prestigious honor  WTVR CBS 6 News

Lee-Davis High School will be honored at a recognition ceremony in Boston this summer.

Assistant girls basketball coach at Atlee High is victim of apparent murder-suicide on New Year's Eve

An assistant Atlee High School girls basketball coach killed in an apparent murder-suicide in Henrico County on New Year's Eve was “a beautiful young lady, ...

Atlee college signings | Sports

A dozen Atlee High School athletes committed to compete in college this spring. Most of the athletes celebrated their decisions on June 1, 2018. One more ...

Wyatt says he's the GOP nominee in the 97th following disputed balloting at Atlee High

Hanover County Supervisor Scott Wyatt declared himself the GOP nominee in the 97th House District on Saturday after he overwhelmingly prevailed in the ...

Big Feet Meet brings inclusive Olympics to Hanover schools  WTVR CBS 6 News

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- Springtime means fun times for a lot of kids. Students of all abilities had some fun in the sun recently. Hanover County middle school ...

As participation in football declines, the difference is felt in Hanover County

Five years ago, Atlee had approximately 140 football players. This year, the number has shrunk to 83. The rise of lacrosse is one big factor.

Va. Republicans to nominate candidates Saturday for pivotal fall elections  Washington Post

Republicans in Virginia will choose nominees for some state and local offices Saturday in contests fueled by a backlash over one state delegate's vote for ...

Glen Allen scores first ever playoff win against Atlee  WTVR CBS 6 News

Mechanicsville, Va. - Glen Allen head coach Sal Camp wanted his offense to be more diverse this year, more than just the bruising running machine the Jaguars ...

Warren scores 4 TDs as Atlee downs Freeman 39-20  WTVR CBS 6 News

Mechanicsville, Va. - Tyler Warren accounted for 4 touchdowns as the Atlee Raiders improved to 3-0 outlasting Douglas Freeman 39-20 in week 4. Warren had ...

Ashland Strawberry Faire honors scholarship recipients

ASHLAND – Ten Hanover County Public Schools students received scholarships last Wednesday evening from the Ashland Strawberry Faire.

Hanover County BUS ROUTES | Routes and Bus Numbers

Listed in alphabetical order. Bus routes and times are subject. to change. Daily updates can be found at: ...

AHS robotics team going to world event

MECHANICSVILLE – Since 2005, Atlee High School has been continuing to achieve greatness with its robotics team, known as Cicuitree. Late last month, the ...

VHSL votes down proposal to eliminate out-of-season practicing in high school sports

A motion that would have eliminated out-of-season practicing by high school teams failed to be approved by the Virginia High School League's executive ...

Bennett and Helmick take top honors in leading AHS ’18 grads

MECHANICSVILLE -- Carolyn Bennett will lead the Atlee High School Class of 2018 as valedictorian with a grade point average of 4.676.

Three-Star QB Tyler Warren Decommitts from Virginia Tech  Tech Lunch Pail

Tyler Warren, a 2020 3-star quarterback out of Mechanicsville, Va, has decommitted from Virginia Tech, according to Hanover Sports on Twitter.

VHSL will vote on a proposal to eliminate out-of-season practices

"Our students and coaches are being stretched too thin," the proposal states.

Middle School student charged with felony after allegedly attempting to poison teacher  WTVR CBS 6 News

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. -- A Stonewall Jackson Middle School student is being charged with a class 3 felony after allegedly attempting to poison her teacher.

This Hanover fourth grader is a legend at the line  WTVR CBS 6 News

Blake Whitley is headed for a national free throw shooting championship.

Atlee High grad Connor Overton, a Squirrels' reliever, hopes stronger legs equal healthier arm

Connor Overton believes he improved his arm by strengthening his legs.

2020 QB Tyler Warren Commits To Virginia Tech

Atlee High School quarterback Tyler Warren has committed to Virginia Tech. He is Tech's first verbal commitment of the 2020 class.

How a former Hanover County Teacher hacked the emails of celebrities, coworkers and family members  WTVR CBS 6 News

A former Hanover County Teacher has been charged with federal crimes related to the online hacking of celebrities - and people at the school where he worked.

Hanover students organized on social media before walkout  WTVR CBS 6 News

Some students in Hanover County took part in The National School Walkout despite the school system's announcement that it could distract other students who ...

Richmond Public Schools has the worst high school graduation rate in Virginia

Richmond Public Schools had the lowest graduation rate in Virginia this year, new state data show.

Hot Shot: Hanover 4th grader wins national free throw contest  WTVR CBS 6 News

The following is an update on and contains material from an earlier story posted in March. MECHANICSVILLE, Va. - "I get the ball. I take three dribbles. I pause ...

Local teacher spreads her passion for kindness  WTVR CBS 6 News

Tamara Letter, M.Ed. is a talented educator who received the R-E-B award for teaching excellence and was named 2019 teacher of the year at Mechanicsville ...

Henrico Schools celebrate students focused on careers, not colleges  WTVR CBS 6 News

More than 100 students took part in the county's second annual Career and Technical Education letter of intent signing day. The goal? To recognize students ...

Cancelled had little meaning for about 500 97th delegates

MECHANICSVILLE — If Saturday's 97th District Convention was officially cancelled, almost 500 delegates who filed into Atlee High School that morning did not ...

UPDATE: Memorial service set for Hanover firefighter killed on I-295. His family says it harbors 'no ill will' toward driver charged in crash.

The family of a Hanover County firefighter killed while responding to a crash on Interstate 295 during Tropical Storm Michael said Sunday it is grateful for the ...

Santa Claus is coming to town | Mechanicsville Local

Christmas season will officially kick off Sunday in the Village.

Hanover baseball coach Charlie Dragum to retire

Since Hanover High School opened in 2004, there's been one baseball coach there – Charlie Dragum. The program will embark on a new era, as Dragum has ...

Timmy Shields and Drew Klesat lead Class of 2017 at Atlee High

MECHANICSVILLE – With a grade point average of 4.72, Timmy Shields leads the 2017 Class of Atlee High School as valedictorian.

State GOP says Peace-Wyatt contest won't be decided Saturday; Wyatt camp says convention will go on

The hard-fought Republican nomination fight between Del. Chris Peace of Hanover and county Supervisor Scott Wyatt will not be settled this weekend, ...

Powhatan's J.D. McMillin reflects on wrestling journey, winning states and twice being named to First Team All-Metro

POWHATAN – J.D. McMillin actually started off playing a lot of football, and around fourth grade, one of his longtime friends Jack Leipertz got him into wrestling.

Veteran Atlee track coach Jim Triemplar departing at season's end

An era will come to an end at Atlee High School when the Virginia High School League concludes its Group 5A outdoor track and field championships on June 3 ...

Education briefs for Monday, April 1

UR English professor awarded fellowship. RICHMOND — A University of Richmond English professor has been awarded a fellowship for research on the ...

Sheriff’s Office: Man charged in connection with fire at construction site  WWBT NBC12 News

The Hanover County Sheriff's Office said they have a suspect in custody for setting a fire at a construction site in Mechanicsville.

Wyatt campaign appeals panel's vote to pick nominee in June 1 firehouse primary

Scott Wyatt, the challenger in a heated GOP nomination fight with Del. Chris Peace, R-Hanover, is appealing a vote by the local legislative committee to pick the ...

Hanover teacher and her husband killed in Outer Banks while on Spring Break  WTVR CBS 6 News

Two adults were killed and a child was hurt while walking in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina on Monday.

Previewing the 2018 high school girls volleyball season

Hanover opens the season at No. 1 with Megan Kratzer and Quinn Kellogg returning.

Winning the teacher lottery; Hanover County's Classrooms of the Future program pays teachers to dream big

It's almost too good to be true: Teachers going about their day are surprised with unannounced visits by their superintendent and an entourage bearing gifts.

Freshman Kate Miller a force as Atlee moves to Class 5, Region B girls lacrosse title game against Deep Run

Miller already holds the school record for goal scored. She added six more in a 17-3 win over Godwin.

GOP committee votes to scrap convention in Peace-Wyatt House race, but issue isn't resolved

In an unruly meeting at the Ashland Branch Library, a Republican Party committee voted Wednesday evening to cancel a planned convention Saturday in the ...

Dozens contribute to fundraiser for Hanover firefighter killed in line of duty  WTVR CBS 6 News

These four firemen were thought very highly of in the area," caterer Greg Sullivan said. “I'm not going to lie to you they're not here for the food, they're to help out ...

Biology teacher had sex with student at school, Crime Insider says  WTVR CBS 6 News

A terminated Hanover biology teacher is out on a $50000 secured bond after she was arrested Thursday on multiple counts of indecent liberties by a custodian.

The greatest athlete from Atlee: Zuriel Smith | Plus

He finished his Hampton career as the school's all-time leader in receptions (189) and punt return yards (1145).

Fallen firefighter’s memorial set today

MECHANICSVILLE – Funeral services for a Hanover County firefighter who was killed while responding to an emergency call on Thursday, Oct. 11, are ...

Two GOP committees set meetings in 97th District ballot dispute

A legal dispute over the Republican nomination process for a House of Delegates seat anchored in Hanover County will move ahead in the coming week, when ...

Members of legislative panel in 97th tell state elections officials Wyatt is not certified as nominee

In the latest battle of the GOP civil war in the 97th House District, Republicans supporting Del. Chris Peace will seek to remove Tom Miller, the Republican official ...

Parents of overdose victim push for a change to Virginia's 'Good Samaritan' law

The parents of a woman who overdosed on heroin while a man who might have saved her life instead tried to convince police she wasn't at his house are ...

Above & Beyond the Classroom: Richard Noel at Atlee High School  WRIC

Whitney Harris introduces you to a teacher at Atlee High School who makes history and economics fun for students. News, weather, sports, headlines for Central ...

Atlee High's chorus director, Mr. B, has a distinct voice - and story

From anti-Semitism in his homeland to a welcoming embrace in Hanover, a passion for music has anchored Natan Berenshteyn.

Atlee names Randolph-Macon assistant its new football coach

Matt Gray has been on the Yellow Jackets' staff for 11 years, serving as defensive coordinator the past seven.

Atlee football player with cerebral palsy gets a thrill -- an 80-yard touchdown

An Atlee football player with cerebral palsy got the opportunity of a lifetime Friday night when he scored an 80-yard touchdown in Atlee's game against Varina.

Tyreem Powell Commits To Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech received a verbal commitment from 2020 athlete Tyreem Powell on Friday afternoon. He is the second commitment of the 2020 class.

Great Kate: Miller's eight goals propels No. 3 Atlee past No. 5 Cosby

Sophomore middle Kate Miller made her presence known early and often as she scored eight goals as Atlee, ranked third in The T-D Top 10 for girls lacrosse, ...

Three candidates vying for 7th District School Board seat in special election

Three candidates hope to be elected to the Richmond School Board on Tuesday in a special election to represent the 7th District.

PHOTOS: Freedom wins girls lacrosse title | Sports

Atlee's bid for the Class 5 state title falls short at Deep Run High School as Freedom-South Riding wins, 9 to 8, Saturday, June 9, 2018.

Hanover School Board solicits feedback over Confederate-named schools  WTVR CBS 6 News

ASHLAND, Va. – The Hanover County School Board has asked the community for feedback in response to recent public interest and discussion surrounding the ...

How a Hanover teen and his centuries-old violin are making people take note  WTVR CBS 6 News

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- Blazing his own teenaged trail. One may expect that Matthew Robinson's new drivers permit ranks as his most prized possession.

Amid Peace-Wyatt dispute in 97th District, panel meets in King William to plan June 1 canvass

KING WILLIAM — Supporters of Del. Chris Peace on a Republican committee voted Wednesday to move forward with plans for a party canvass on June 1 to ...

Hanover residents call for halt to residential development

A growing number of Hanover County residents are signing a petition calling for a freeze on the construction of residential developments.

Virginia State University maintains accreditation  Chesterfield Observer

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges reaffirmed Virginia State University's accreditation for the next 10 years. SACSCOC ...

Hanover girls bring home Hawks' first regional track title

By Dave Lawrence. Sports Editor. MILFORD – Hanover's girls outdoor track and field team gave the school a huge present on May 23: They brought home the ...

Atlee grad Connor Overton went from fan in The Diamond's stands to Squirrels' starting pitcher

Connor Overton is the extremely rare Richmond Flying Squirrel who attended many of the Double-A franchise's games before he participated in one.

Editorial: A violent beginning to 2019 in RVA

Here's hoping the past week is not a harbinger for what 2019 has in store.

Developers again revise plan for Atlee subdivision | Hanover County

The developer of a proposed Atlee-area subdivision has again trimmed down the total number of units and has reduced the density of its plans in response to ...

Virginia Republicans to nominate candidates Saturday for pivotal fall elections

WASHINGTON - Republicans in Virginia will nominate candidates for some state and local offices Saturday in contests fueled by a backlash over one state ...

Five more Raiders sign with colleges

MECHANICSVILLE – The spring National Signing Day came and went several weeks ago but high school athletes are still committing to continuing their athletic ...

Golf season begins with new faces at helm

MECHANICSVILLE – The Fall 2017 athletic year has begun, with most of the area's golf teams already with one or more matches under their belt and with the ...

Extension project includes detours

MECHANICSVILLE — Expect delays. That's the word county officials provided to residents along Atlee Station Road and others who will be affected by the Atlee ...

Atlee football coach Roscoe Johnson stepping down  Richmond Times-Dispatch

Atlee football coach Roscoe Johnson informed his players Tuesday that he won't return to the team next season. Johnson has accepted a position as an ...

Bob Stratton, former coach and AD in Hanover County, headed to VHSL hall of fame

Bob Stratton, a former baseball coach and athletics director, will be inducted to the Virginia High School League's hall of fame. He will enter as a contributor.

Alex Fruth's road to becoming the head football coach at Goochland started in Indiana

Alex Fruth has lived a life of football. His earliest memories include picking up towels and learning how to wash uniforms after autumn Friday games in his native ...

The official reports about Florence and Michael are out. Here's what they say about Virginia.

It's time to start thinking about the 2019 hurricane season. Unfortunately, there's still plenty to discuss from the last one.

97th Legislative District Committee moves forward with canvass vote, Wyatt campaign expects to appeal it  Virginia Gazette

The Republican 97th Legislative District Committee intends to hold a party canvass to select a GOP nominee for the upcoming House of Delegates general ...

The greatest athlete from Cosby: Becca Wann Taylor

Taylor was the first athlete to be named All-Metro player of the year in two sports in the same year.

Bill passes to allow murder charge against dealer who sells drug in fatal overdose

After years of effort, Virginia lawmakers are close to giving prosecutors an improved ability to charge drug dealers when their customers overdose and die.

Va. legislature passes bill that could save lives in cases of opioid overdose

Legislation that may save lives in cases of opioid overdoses has sailed through the House and Senate and will be enacted as “Dillon's Law” if signed by the ...

How to help Hanover family after mom fatally injured on morning walk  WTVR CBS 6 News

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. -- A Hanover pre-school teacher killed while on a morning walk will be laid to rest Sunday. Suzanne O'Donnell died Wednesday, one ...

Atlee IB English teacher is named Hanover Teacher of the Year

Since playing school in the basement as a 5-year-old, Kelly A. Pace knew her future lay in teaching.

GOP civil war: Party chairman says convention in 97th is off. Sen. Norment says it's on.

The state Republican Party chairman confirmed to GOP activists on Friday that a planned convention to nominate a candidate in the 97th House District was ...

Comcast NBCUniversal Awards $83,000 In Scholarships To 74 Virginia High School Seniors  PR Newswire

RICHMOND, Va., May 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast NBCUniversal today announced that it has awarded approximately $83,000 in scholarships for the ...

Festival of Arts & Sciences scheduled Saturday at HHS

ASHLAND — Hanover County Public Schools' 43rd Annual Festival of the Arts and Sciences will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 22, at Hanover ...

Memorial grows for ‘wonderful teacher’ killed walking in Mechanicsville  WTVR CBS 6 News

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. -- With tears, love, flowers, and a cross, a makeshift memorial grew Thursday in remembrance of Hanover pre-school teacher Suzanne ...

WATCH: High school senior with cerebral palsy scores touchdown  FOX 29 News Philadelphia

Atlee High School senior Sepp Shirley scored a touchdown with the help of both his teammates and opponents in the dying moments of the Atlee Raiders' 63-21 ...

Matoaca, Atlee girls volleyball advance to Class 5, Region B final

Matoaca takes down the region's top-seeded team 3-2.

HCSS presenting Miss Hanover Abilities Pageant

MECHANICSVILLE – Hanover Community Support Services (HCSS) will present the second annual Miss Hanover Abilities Pageant at 6 p.m. on Saturday, ...

High school with computer science curriculum to serve Richmond region

A new high school to serve the Richmond region will open in Sept. 2017, with 100 students chosen from participating districts.

Making A Difference: Father John Mary Lugemwa helping children from Uganda to Goochland County

Ibra Kamulegeya impressed his tutor with how quickly he is mastering pre-algebra math.

Hanover County Eastern School bus routes and and bus numbers

Atlee High School. Chickahominy Middle. Run: 1• Bus: 28. Start run at the intersection of: Signal Hill Road and Luck Ave (7:50 am), Right on Strain Ave, Left on ...

Hanover Idols 2018 winners crowned in talent-filled event

ASHLAND – The Hanover Arts & Activities Center was packed on Sunday, March 4, with talent as the nonprofit presented the Hanover Idols 2018 and Hanover ...

Making A Difference: Ronnie Johnson serves up meals with a smile to those in need

Ronnie Johnson spends most weekdays cleaning Trinity United Methodist Church in Henrico County.

Racist messages found in Lee-Davis bathroom

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- Administrators at Lee-Davis High School in Mechanicsville have launched an investigation after a student reported finding racist ...

Atlee softball coach: ‘These girls are human. They made a mistake.’

The Atlee All-Stars were disqualified from their title game Saturday morning by Little League officials in Pennsylvania for poor sportsmanship against the Little ...

How students are spreading kindness in Hanover schools  WTVR CBS 6 News

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- Two years ago, Hanover County Schools received a creative classroom grant from the Hanover Education Foundation to implement ...

See how Central Virginia sailors are making waves in the US Navy  WTVR CBS 6 News

ATLANTIC OCEAN -- From sailing the high seas to rocketing through the air, sailors from Central Virginia are making waves in the United States Navy.

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