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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.

Police still hope to solve I-64 murder of teenage girl 20 years later  WHSV

Virginia State Police say they are still pursuing leads in the fatal shooting 20 years ago of a Virginia high school graduate as she drove on Interstate 64.

Megan Bower and Grace Baker lead Atlee High Class of 2019

MECHANICSVILLE – Megan Bower will receive her diploma on Saturday, June 15, as valedictorian of the Atlee High School Class of 2019. She has a grade ...

Virginia State Police continues to look for leads in unsolved homicide case from 1999  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

New Kent County, Va. (VSP Communications) – The Virginia State Police (VSP) Bureau of Criminal Investigation's (BCI) Richmond Field Office continues to ...

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.

Fab 15: Ranking Virginia's top high school football recruits for 2020  Virginian-Pilot

A look at the Daily Press and Virginian-Pilot Fab 15 ranking of the state's top high school football players in the Class of 2020: ...

Family of slain Atlee basketball coach keeps her legacy alive: ‘It’s just too easy to give up’  WTVR CBS 6 News

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- Aya Youssef spent four years playing varsity basketball for Atlee High School in Mechanicsville. Due to her leadership skills, she ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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).

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.

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 ...

Cuccinelli considered for immigration post  WTKR News 3

Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli is being considered for a top immigration job in the Trump administration.

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 ...

What are the best high schools in the Richmond area? Here's the list

U.S. News & World Report, the news outlet famous for its rankings of colleges and high schools, has released its top high schools for this year broken down by ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 H.S. basketball player gets scholarship in honor of slain coach  8News

The Michelle Rawlings Foundation gifted an Atlee High School Basketball player with its first scholarship.

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

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

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, ...

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.

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.

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.

Ashland Strawberry Faire honors scholarship recipients

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

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 ...

Calendar of events: Week of July 10, 2019 | Mechanicsville Local

Wednesday, July 10. Hanover Tavern will present Heritage Music night at 7 p.m., featuring local artist Makayla Filasky. Thursday, July 11. Widowhood Luncheon ...

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.

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 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: ...

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 ...

RPV: Wyatt is the 97th nominee

RICHMOND -- In what appears to be the final -- and perhaps definitive -- statement by the Republican Party of Virginia regarding a contentious 97th District ...

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 ...

Parents of fatal overdose victim are hopeful new law in her name will save lives

A new Virginia law that took effect Monday allows someone who is using drugs and reports an overdose to avoid prosecution for the possession or consumption ...

Miller tells Va. elections officials Wyatt is GOP nominee; Peace says vote is June 1

As Virginia Republican leaders continue to debate the nomination fight between Del. Chris Peace of Hanover and county Supervisor Scott Wyatt, state elections ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Standoff continues in 97th | Mechanicsville Local

MECHANICSVILLE -- So far, no one is blinking in a continuing battle for the 97th District House of Delegates nomination following a 1st District Committee ruling ...

A devastating jump into the James River led him to the love of his life  WTVR CBS 6 News

RICHMOND, Va. -- A fateful jump into the James River cost Hanover native Cole Sydnor the use of his arms and legs. In August 2011, the then 15-year-old Atlee ...

Peace drops effort to keep seat in 97th, says Wyatt will help protect GOP majority

Del. Chris Peace, R-Hanover, announced Monday night that he is abandoning his bid to hold the 97th District seat in the House of Delegates after losing a ...

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 ...

Penn State adds Tyler Warren to 2020 recruiting class  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

After de-committing from Virginia Tech in June, Tyler Warren, an athlete from Mechanicsville, Va., has committed to Penn State, according to the RVA Sports ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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, ...

Atlee football coach steps 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 ...

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.

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.

🙏How Hanover couple’s ‘vacations with a purpose’ are changing lives  WTVR CBS 6 News

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- A Hanover County husband and wife are sending love halfway around the globe to help others in dire need. Bob and Debby ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Why devastating diagnosis was ‘best thing that ever happened’ to Hanover woman  WTVR CBS 6 News

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- For 22 years, Deanna Weiler has been fighting the ravages of multiple sclerosis. The Hanover woman, who always enjoyed an ...

Hanover to place American flags on all veterans, first responders who die in the county  WTVR CBS 6 News

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- Hanover Sheriff's deputies will place an American flag on the bodies of veterans and first responders who die in the county.

Previewing the 2018 high school girls volleyball season

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

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Virginia Republicans to nominate candidates Saturday for pivotal fall elections  Lynchburg News and Advance

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

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 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.

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 ...

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

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

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 ...

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.

How collecting coats leads to Building Better Minds in Chesterfield  WTVR CBS 6 News

Building Better Minds with Rob Cardwell airs every Wednesday.

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 ...

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.

Kindness rocks at Mechanicsville Elementary School  WTVR CBS 6 News

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- Kindness rocks. It's a lesson Ms. Tamara Letter is happy to teach at Mechanicsville Elementary School as a Great Kindness ...

Six county teachers gain national certification

HANOVER — Hanover County Public Schools has announced that six teachers recently achieved national certification by the National Board for Professional ...

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 ...

Power Five commitment recap: June 29-July 5  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is heating up as some of the top high school football prospects around the country are announcing where they will play in college.

Discover Richmond / Hanover community profile: Atlee/Elmont

Atlee/Elmont - it's more than an interchange. The rural-to-suburban swath of Hanover County from south of Ashland and east toward Mechanicsville has ...

RVA Parenting: Hanover Abilities Pageant, March 10  WWBT NBC12 News

The Miss Hanover Abilities Pageant empowers girls with disabilities and builds self confidence and self esteem.

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.

Night to Shine was a night to remember at Altria Theater

Started by the Tim Tebow Foundation, Night to Shine is a prom event for people with special needs, ages 14 and up, and organized by local churches.

Three teens convicted in Hanover student’s murder  WTVR

Three teens have been found guilty of first-degree murder in the shooting death of a 16-year-old Atlee High School student.

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