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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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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, ...

Domo Arigato: Atlee Robotics finishes their best season ever  WTVR CBS 6 News

Team earns first ever bid to the High School Robotics World Championships.

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.

Case of tuberculosis confirmed at Atlee High School

MECHANICSVILLE — The Hanover Health Department has notified Atlee High School that one active case of tuberculosis (TB) affiliated with the school has ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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: ...

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 ...

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.

Santa Claus is coming to town | Mechanicsville Local

Christmas season will officially kick off Sunday in the Village.

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.

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

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

Megsmiles 5K run that honors Hanover mom killed while running is next Saturday  WTVR CBS 6 News

Registration is now underway for the Megsmiles 5K for the Journey.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Rotary Christmas Parade channels home for the holidays  WTVR CBS 6 News

The parade wrapped up with Santa's annual appearance on a fire engine.

Previewing the 2018 high school girls volleyball season

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

Hadley’s Winterland: Let it Glow winner in Mechanicsville honors fallen firefighters  WTVR CBS 6 News

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. – This week's winners of the Let it Glow contest is the Satterwhite family in Hanover County. Their Christmas light display is located in ...

Village filled with the sounds of the season

MECHANICSVILLE -- It's official! The Christmas season arrived Sunday, Dec. 2, in the Village of Mechanicsville with the Mechanicsville Rotary-Ruritan ...

Queen of Kindness serves more than meals at Mechanicsville Burger King  WTVR CBS 6 News

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. -- Monica Hollomon just may have put the fast -- in fast food. Watching the the 51-year-old woman work the drive-thru at the ...

Hanover students visit retirement home for out-of-classroom history lesson  WTVR CBS 6 News

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. -- To learn about American history, some students from Lee Davis High School are leaving the textbooks behind. They're learning ...

Spreading love to pets this Christmas: ‘They’re going to be excited’  WTVR CBS 6 News

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. -- Austin Gammon's Christmas wishes arrive by the bucketful. Piles of gifts the Mechanicsville man can't wait to give away.

Wedgewood Wonderland wins first week of the Let it Glow contest  WTVR CBS 6 News

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. -- The first winners of the Let it Glow contest is the Yauger family in Mechanicsville. The family's Christmas light display is located at ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

Beloved football coach Mark Fischer’s passing leaves Louisa ‘heartbroken’  WTVR CBS 6 News

Mark Fischer, who contributions as Louisa High School head football coach resulted in the school naming its football field in his honor, passed away Sunday.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Editorial: A violent beginning to 2019 in RVA

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

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Supporters urge Richmond's CAT Theatre to persevere

When the board of CAT Theatre (formerly Chamberlayne Actors Theatre) posted the theater's closing notice on Aug. 11, its members thought it was the end of a ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 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.

Hanover connection between Cool Spring and Atlee Station roads to be closed through April

The connection between Cool Spring and Atlee Station roads is now closed through April, as the next phase of the so-called Atlee Road Extended project gets ...

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, ...

Education briefs for Monday, May 21

Faison expands, breaks ground on new center. HENRICO — The Faison Center has opened Kirshner Mihaloff Hall, an 18,000-square-foot expansion that will ...

The story behind Sepp Shirey’s inspirational touchdown run  WTVR CBS 6 News

Atlee senior with cerebral palsy runs farther than he ever hasbefore, with some unexpected encouragement.

VMI Baseball announces incoming recruiting class  Augusta Free Press

VMI baseball announced its incoming class on Wednesday, a class that will matriculate later this month and begin play in the 2019 season.

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.

Kickboxing brings father from Cameroon to Mechanicsville: ‘You have to keep pushing yourself’  WTVR CBS 6 News

Cameroon native followed his dream to America, and will now fight for a world title.

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.

'This is just the start': Thousands of Richmond-area students walk out of school to protest gun violence

Catherine Qian stepped to the microphone outside Maggie L. Walker Governor's School in Richmond and thought of her brother.

More than 13,000 people responded to Hanover's survey on changing Confederate school names. Here's what they said.

The comments range from defenses of the Confederacy to the full script of the “Bee Movie.”

Hanover coach uses Hurricane Maria aftermath to bring perspective to the football field  WTVR CBS 6 News

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- The Hanover Hawks football team practices in the gym on a rainy Tuesday, kept inside by the remnants of Hurricane Florence.

Deep Run and Godwin's Chase Kennedy claim Class 5, Region B golf titles

The Deep Run golf dynasty continued as the Wildcats easily took the title in the Class 5, Region B tournament at Lake Chesdin Golf Club in Chesterfield County ...

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 ...

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 ...

Flames football position breakdown: Offensive line  Lynchburg News and Advance

The Liberty football position breakdowns continue with the offensive line. Four out of five starters and nine of the 10 on last season's two deep return, plus five ...

L.C. Bird's Jeremiah and Josiah Hill are identical twins, but not identical runners

TRACK & FIELD | The brothers helped L.C. Bird's boys claim the Class 5, Region B title.

'An interrupted pursuit': Hanover woman's return to college part of nationwide trend

In Tara Gray's bedroom in her Mechanicsville home, there's a blue folder kept with her wedding memory box and children's photo albums.

Editorial: Female sailors on USS Bush making history

A recent feature on WTVR reporter Greg McQuade's “I Have a Story” segment caught our eye. The USS George H.W. Bush, an aircraft carrier homeported in ...

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.

It wasn’t a tornado, but it still damaged parts of Hanover

Straight-line winds, not a tornado, caused massive storm damage across Hanover County, according to the National Weather *Service* in Wakefield.

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 ...

Headed for Success

Alyse Armentrout of Atlee High School is the winner of this year's Lexus of Richmond Leadership Award. *Content* Courtesy of Lexus of Richmond; May 25, 2017 ...

Squirrels’ stars aligning in 2019

This year, the Flying Squirrels hit double digits as a minor league baseball team in Richmond; 10 years in the “memory making business,” as team vice president ...

Fall Arts Preview: Richmond Ballet celebrates its 35th year, plus more in dance in Richmond

This year brings a significant milestone for the Richmond Ballet, which celebrates its 35th anniversary as a professional company. The ballet will host a ...

Cole Sydnor, UR senior and Atlee grad, who almost died in the James River, will compete in regatta this weekend - in the James

Cole Sydnor has something to say to the James River. He intends this weekend to deliver an abridged version of his message.

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 ...

The 2018 All-Metro indoor track teams

Our picks for indoor track athletes of the year, plus the area's top times and distances.

Nikki-Dee explores Through the Garden Gate Antiques  WTVR CBS 6 News

Check out more Nikki-Dee Can You Be Me stories here.

Lake Forest High School Grad Wins Scholarship Award

Lake Forest Student Wins Scholarship Award - Lake Forest-Lake Bluff, IL - The LFHS alum is among 10 children of candy company employees who received a ...

FSU set to honor their senior class on Saturday against Florida  247Sports

A look at the senior class that Florida State will celebrate against Florida on Saturday.

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.

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 ...

Varina student honored for kind act on football field  WTVR CBS 6 News

CBS 6 sports director Lane Casadonte knew exactly who he wanted to honor during the CBS 6 Month of Giving.

Comcast Awards $69,000 In Scholarships To 60 Virginia High School Seniors  PR Newswire

RICHMOND, Va., May 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2017 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® ...

Lady Comets win region championship 6-0 | Breaking

There was a big determination on the part of the Halifax County High School softball team to turn the tables on defending 5A state champion Atlee High School ...

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