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CDC: Chesterfield school cooling towers among worst maintained in country  WWBT NBC12 News

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Cooling towers at schools in Chesterfield County have been cleaned following the discovery of legionella bacteria and a Centers for ...

Chesterfield police charge 16-year-old Meadowbrook High School student with possessing stolen gun on campus

A 16-year-old Meadowbrook High School student has been charged after he was found with a loaded, stolen handgun in his backpack Thursday, Chesterfield ...

Meadowbrook High School graduates 381  Village News Online

Meadowbrook High School held its 55th graduation ceremony on June 6 at Virginia Commonwealth University's Siegel Center. A “thank you” message that ...

Chesterfield student charged for bringing stolen gun to Meadowbrook H.S.  8News

A Meadowbrook High School student was arrested on Thursday for bringing a loaded gun on school property.

New principal on board at Meadowbrook High School  Village News Online

Meadowbrook High School has a new principal: Marcie Terry. She grew up in Brunswick County and received a bachelor's degree in chemistry. Her original ...

Class of 2019 graduates  Chesterfield Observer

Graduating seniors from Meadowbrook High School had their commencement ceremony last Thursday at the Siegel Center in Richmond. PHOTOS BY ASH ...

Richmond Public Schools announce hiring of 12 principals  WTVR CBS 6 News

RICHMOND, Va. — Richmond Public Schools have announced the hiring of 12 new principals for the 2019-2020 school year. Principals were named for ...

Police: Teen girl dies at Gold’s Gym in Chesterfield County  8News

8News has learned that the deceased is Kaeyklin Fernandez Zamora, who previously attended Meadowbrook High School.

Meadowbrook seniors make history at the University of Richmond

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- It is easy to understand why Meadowbrook High School senior Diego Rayas was offered a full scholarship to the University of ...

PHOTOS: Mural Mayhem | News

Two murals are painted in Meadowbrook High School as part of a two day project at local schools. The United Way partnered with Communities in Schools of ...

These 10 Richmond-area schools are accredited. Scores say they shouldn't be.

White students at Richmond's Linwood Holton Elementary School fared far better on state math tests this year than black students. The same achievement gap ...

Mom grapples with homelessness, getting daughter back into school: ‘time is critical’  WTVR CBS 6 News

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Delt'Kyar White says when school started, it didn't take long for her to become overwhelmed with stress. The Thomas Dale ...

Students in trouble after brawl at Chesterfield high school

Witnesses said the scene looked like something straight out of Monday Night Raw: fists flying in the hallway of the Chesterfield school.

PHOTOS: Meadowbrook High School graduation 2016

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Meadowbrook High graduate lives out dream on Fox’s ‘Empire’

Six years ago Maddie Jackson was walking through the halls of Meadowbrook High School.

Chesterfield superintendent proposed budget includes pay raise for teachers  WTVR CBS 6 News

The superintendent of Chesterfield County Public Schools unveiled his proposed budget for fiscal year 2020 to the school board on Tuesday evening, which ...

'Listen to your children:' Mother calls NBC12 after son's alleged abuse at school  WWBT NBC12 News

A Chesterfield mother is frustrated and says she is fighting to keep her son with special needs protected after he was allegedly sexually assaulted by another ...

Cleanup of all schools’ cooling towers underway in Chesterfield: ‘We’re not going to take a chance’  WTVR CBS 6 News

District officials said three contractors will work to "clean and provide preventative maintenance" on cooling towers on school grounds after Legionella bacteria ...

Three students accused of inappropriately touching female at Meadowbrook High

A Meadowbrook High School student was arrested and charged with sexual battery, abduction and kidnapping after an incident at the Chesterfield County high ...

Meadowbrook High to retire jersey of Redskins’ Morgan Moses Friday

Richmond native and Meadowbrook High School graduate, Morgan Moses, will have his jersey retired by the school Friday night.

Jaaber to hold free training session for youths  Richmond Free Press

Leadersport, under the direction of former Virginia Union University basketball standout and later Panthers head Coach Luqman Jaaber, is holding a free ...

Meadowbrook HS announces Chamont Thompson as new football head coach  WRIC

RICHMOND (WRIC) — Meadowbrook High School didn't have to go far in search for their new head coach of the football program, staying in Chesterfield county ...

Balance and motivation key to Meadowbrook Success

At the front of the hot, windowless classroom at Meadowbrook High School in Chesterfield County, Matt Bland sounds like a football coach giving a pre-game ...

8Sports Blitz preview: Henrico Warriors  8News

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Henrico Warriors won 11 games en route to the third round of the VHSL playoffs last year. It was the second-most wins in ...

Huguenot basketball team loses height, but not heart  Richmond Free Press

A year ago, Huguenot High School had a mountain-sized basketball team, with a towering front line with players measuring 7-foot, 6-foot-6 and 6-foot-4.

Former Armstrong, Meadowbrook football coach sentenced to 3.5 years in prison

A former football coach at Armstrong High School and Meadowbrook High School has been sentenced to 3 ½ years in prison for malicious wounding.

19-year-old charged with inappropriately touching fellow student at Meadowbrook H.S.  WRIC

A male student at Meadowbrook High School is accused of inappropriately touching a 15-year-old female student on school grounds.

Meadowbrook High School football coach charged after video captures motel assault

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – Meadowbrook High School football coach Kedrick Dante Moody was arrested over the weekend for an assault at a Henrico motel.

In the first year of varsity swimming in Chesterfield County, success is measured on a spectrum

Some schools are winning championships, while others are teaching fundamentals.

News to know for March 22: Windy Friday; VCU takes on Central Florida; Gold’s Gym death  WWBT NBC12 News

Also, U.S. soldiers killed, gun found at Chesterfield high school and Charlottesville schools remain closed.

Chesterfield parent advocate arrested at Meadowbrook High  WWBT NBC12 News

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - The NAACP plans to fight trespassing charges filed against a parent advocate who was attending an Individualized Education ...

Here's where students can get free summer meals this year

Fewer than 1 in 6 Virginia students who rely on free or reduced school meals during the school year receive free meals through summer programs.

At path to the goal: First Touch Sports is exposing youngsters to soccer  Village News Online

David Glass mans the sidelines for Meadowbrook High School's junior varsity soccer program, but the work he has done to get local children to play the game ...

Previewing this weekend's high school football games for Aug. 23

Keep your eye on No. 6 L.C. Bird hosting Meadowbrook.

Army hero killed in Iraq honored outside Meadowbrook High School

Moody, a Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Army, was killed on June 23, 2007 after insurgents attacked his unit in Baghdad, Iraq.

SOURCE: Teacher charged with sex offenses also worked at Meadowbrook

Nicholas M. Ells, 29, is a teacher at Matoaca High School and sources confirmed that he worked at Meadowbrook previously.

Football season kicks off at Meadowbrook  Richmond Times-Dispatch

It was crowded inside the inflated lion's mouth. The young men jostled one another as they waited for their cue.

LC Bird names alumnus as new head coach  WWBT NBC12 News

L.C. Bird High School has tapped Troy Taylor as its next head coach. He's the former head coach at Meadowbrook High School and was most recently the ...

More Chesterfield schools, businesses tested for Legionella bacteria: ‘Risk remains small’  WTVR CBS 6 News

"The risk to residents or visitors to Chesterfield County remains small,” said Dr. Samuel. “The health department continues to make every effort to identify cases ...

‘Black Panther’ actor hails from Chesterfield: ‘Go Bamba!’  WTVR CBS 6 News

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- A Meadowbrook High School graduate is in the record-smashing Marvel superhero blockbuster “Black Panther.” Bambadjan ...

Police identify Henrico woman killed in crash with Amazon Prime truck  WWBT NBC12 News

Virginia State Police say Krista Kelley, 24, of Henrico was killed Wednesday in a crash on I-95.

Meadowbrook upsets No. 1 Highland Springs 8-7

Unranked Meadowbrook pulled off a massive upset Friday night, defeating No. 1 Highland Springs 8-7. For the Springers, who won the 5A state title in 2015, ...

Meadowbrook students in new specialty school make pitches to business owners

To the only sophomores in the statewide competition, the scene felt like something out of “Shark Tank.”

Missing Meadowbrook High School student found safely in Washington D.C.

Anyone with information about David Viera-Alvarez is asked to call Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

Safety manager out at Chesterfield Schools after controversial Facebook posts  WWBT NBC12 News

The safety and security manager for Chesterfield County Public School is no longer employed by the school system, officials said Thursday morning.

New kid on recruiting block for L.C. Bird  Village News Online

The L.C. Bird High Skyhawks have another Division I-level recruit in their midst. Tyson Pledger, a 6-foot 2-inch, 210-pound defensive end-tight end picked up an ...

Previewing the local high school football teams in Class 5

Atlee running back Isaac Abel (6) dodges outside and outruns a number of Mills Godwin defenders in the Raiders' 14-7 loss on Friday, Sept. 8, 2017.

Justices are 3A team to beat despite injury, transfer  Richmond Free Press

No excuses necessary. John Marshall High School basketball Coach Ty White seeks no pity, although it would be hard to blame him if he did. Despite the team's ...

Meadowbrook's 'grinders' break through for first victory of season, 39-14 over Colonial Heights

When they needed them most, the Monarchs not only got their breaks but created a few of their own and, in the process, gained a measure of much-needed ...

L.C. Bird QB Jaden Payoute selected for U.S. Army All-American Bowl

L.C. Bird quarterback Jaden Payoute has been invited to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl. He's likely to play wide receiver or defensive back there ...

Young Leaders Empowerment Explosion  WTVR CBS 6 News

Today's children are our leaders of tomorrow, and they need the right tools to be able to achieve their greatness.

Slain teen’s mom: ‘He wasn’t perfect, but he was my baby boy’  WTVR CBS 6 News

Jacob Baumgart, 15, was killed during a botched Xbox robbery.

National Signing Day roundup: High school athletes pick their colleges  WWBT NBC12 News

Wednesday, Feb. 7 was National Signing Day where athletes from high schools chose what colleges to take their talents.

Morgan Moses Foundation scholarship offers Richmond students free tutoring

Richmond native Morgan Moses is helping underprivileged students reach their college dreams though a partnership between his foundation and The Princeton ...

Previewing the local high school football teams in Classes 2 & 3

Coach: Adam Tiller. 2017: 3-7. Offense: QB Hunter Spence is back for his senior season. So are running backs Maurice Sykes and Deshaun Lilly. The tackles ...

Lidl grabs more land in Chesterfield  RichmondBizSense

A German grocery chain that's preparing to open its first wave of U.S. stores has added another plot of land to its profile in the Richmond market. Lidl purchased ...

Chesterfield students embrace Chromebooks as learning tools

Schoolwork has never been the same since the day when Tiara Alston was handed her Chromebook.

Meadowbrook High student suspended and charged after throwing water at bus driver

Elijah Davis, 16, said he has received a 10 day suspension from Meadowbrook High School and an assault and battery charge after throwing a water bottle at ...

2 Chesterfield school buses shot at, damaged while parked overnight  8News

A Chesterfield County Public Schools bus driver is demanding answers after she found her bus shot multiples times last week.

'He had a life ahead of him': 5 years since unsolved Chesterfield murder  WWBT NBC12 News

Matthew McDaniel's father says it hurts every day to think about his son and the life he wishes he could have had.

804 Ballers: Wake Forest's Ariel Stephenson making an impact while sidelined

Stephenson making an impact on sidelines. Running laps is rarely a favorite activity for athletes. However, facing a long recovery from surgery to repair a torn ...

Redskins starter Morgan Moses has his jersey retired at Meadowbrook High

Washington Redskins offensive lineman Morgan Moses was celebrated at Meadowbrook High with a jersey retirement ceremony during last week's football ...

Chesterfield mom takes special needs son's case to federal level  WWBT NBC12 News

Chesterfield m om Michelle Williams says her special needs son's problems started at Meadowbrook High School.

Compassionate teen Caleb Moon killed in Chesterfield crash

Caleb Moon Martin was killed when his truck left the road, struck a tree and then a traffic pole.

PHOTOS: Colonial Heights at Meadowbrook Football | Gallery

When they needed them most, the Monarchs not only got their breaks but created a few of their own and, in the process, gained a measure of much-needed ...

Bipartisan panel hears Virginia still has gaps in school safety planning  Roanoke Times

While other U.S. states see Virginia as a leader in school safety, the state still has work to do, members of a bipartisan General Assembly committee on the topic ...

Former high school football coach guilty in assault

A former football coach at Armstrong High School in Richmond was found guilty Wednesday by a Henrico County judge in an assault that occurred just months ...

Mejia signs with local semi-pro soccer team  Village News Online

Meadowbrook High School soccer alum Bernando Mejia is taking a major step toward redemption. The former Monarchs standout was one of the best goalies in ...

Torres is VN Player of the Year  Village News Online

In a sport that's been dominated locally by Thomas Dale and Matoaca high schools for years and in the region by Mills Godwin, Douglas Freeman and Glen ...

Teen shot, killed by off-duty police officer during attempted robbery in Chesterfield  WRIC

Authorities are investigating a shooting that left a teenager dead and an off-duty police officer injured.

From Meadowbrook to Manhattan: Morgan Moses' journey to the NFL Draft  The Daily Progress

Morgan Moses, Meadowbrook class of 2009 and University of Virginia class of 2014, will be taken in this week's NFL Draft. The monster offensive tackle is ...

Despite no home court, Huguenot goes to state quarterfinals  Richmond Free Press

A basketball season that couldn't have started much worse is now on track to be Huguenot High School's best ever.

Chesterfield residents question poverty, law enforcement issues and school replacements in kick-off community budget meeting

How will new schools be affected by rising student population? Does the county acknowledge that poverty along Jefferson Davis Highway is an issue? Why are ...

Meadowbrook High grad Morgan Moses wins Redskins’ Ed Block Courage Award

Meadowbrook High School graduate and current Washington Redskins player, Morgan Moses, won the team's Ed Block Courage award Saturday after ...

Huguenot to get new basketball coach  Richmond Free Press

Ksaan Brown, activities director at Richmond's Armstrong High School, has accepted the position of head boys basketball coach at Huguenot High School, ...

A second top Richmond police official announces he is leaving for another department

A second member of Richmond Police Chief Alfred Durham's command staff has announced he is leaving to head another department.

How Michael Whitten’s smile helps Planet Fitness shine  WTVR CBS 6 News

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- From bathing and dressing to eating a meal, Michael Whitten needs a helping hand in almost aspect of his life. Michael, who ...

Nonprofit aims to drownproof Richmond's children

SwimRVA has a poster of a figure stroking up the James River against the backdrop of the Richmond skyline. Read the message beneath, and you learn that the ...

Richmond drummer takes center stage in Beyonce performance  WWBT NBC12 News

Ty Onley, a Huguenot High School grad, is flying high after he took center stage as a drummer during Beyonce's recent Coachella performance.

PHOTOS: A Community Thanksgiving Feast | Holiday

The Giving Heart serves its annual holiday meal at the Greater Richmond Convention Center Thurs., Nov. 22, 2018.

Feds order Chesterfield schools to revise policies, conduct training after complaint  WWBT NBC12 News

NBC12 first told you about the U.S. Department of Education launching an investigation into allegations Chesterfield County School leaders retaliated against ...

Chesterfield registrar's office to hold voter registration drive  WWBT NBC12 News

The Chesterfield County Registrar's Office is holding a voter registration drive.

Meet the 8 new principals at Richmond Public Schools

RICHMOND, Va. – There are eight new principals at Richmond Public Schools (RPS) for the 2016-2017 school year. The appointments were approved by the ...

Principal: L.C. Bird will remain closed Friday, with hopes to open Monday

It took 45 minutes to get the fire under control.

H.S. boys basketball: Smith's 20 points leads Fleming over Patrick Henry at Lea's Classic  Roanoke Times

Robert Smith has a few moves. William Fleming boys basketball coach Mickey Hardy particularly likes the one Smith made last summer. That's when the 6-foot-5 ...

Woman gives lecture about dangers of drunk driving  WWBT NBC12 News

Kids at Meadowbrook High School in Chesterfield received a powerful lecture from someone not that far removed from high school, a young woman whose life ...

Virginia Robotics and Cyber Academy helps teens with disabilities gain technology skills

Some of the robots climb hills and others tell jokes. Students at the Virginia Robotics and Cyber Academy used their new coding skills to program robots to do a ...

Gary Hess is in his 25th season as 'the voice of high school football' in Richmond

Since Gary Hess began providing football play-by-play full time for WRNL 910 AM, he has missed just three games in 25 years.

UVA alum moves talent shop to the River City  RichmondBizSense

With NFL and MLB hopefuls on his roster, a UVA football player-turned-sports agent has added his firm to the short list of agencies that call Richmond home.

High school graduations to increase traffic around Siegel Center, Altria Theater this week

Driving near Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond will be a test of patience this week as up to six high school graduation ceremonies are planned for ...

AKA's PROC Beautillion to present 7  Richmond Free Press

Seven young men will be presented at the 23rd Annual PROC Beautillion on Saturday, Nov. 18, at the Greater Richmond Convention Center.

Sports tourism boosts local economy  Chesterfield Observer

Sporting events at River City Sportsplex, which features 12 multipurpose turf fields, generated $32 million in economic impact in fiscal year 2018, according to ...

Jailed Chesterfield parent advocate speaks out after day in court  WWBT NBC12 News

Parent advocate Kandise Lucas was arrested three times for allegedly trespassing on school property in Chesterfield.

Former Marine enjoys challenging his Tech Center students  Village News Online

At Chesterfield Career and Technical Center at Courthouse, Scott Steinruck is known as the “Oorah” guy. The former Marine said he tried to bring the Marine ...

FCPS recommends cameras, more mental health specialists for school safety

Fairfax County Public Schools might add mental health specialists, expand its closed-circuit television camera system, and enhance staff training, among other ...

WOODY: Arnold Palmer's legacy transcended golf

As a rule, a sport does more for its athletes than athletes do for the sport.

Teen found dead under Chesterfield overpass  WWBT

Police are investigating the body of a teenager found under a Chesterfield overpass Tuesday morning.

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 ...

Student advocate arrested again  Richmond Free Press

In the face of a federal probe, Chesterfield Public Schools is doubling down on its efforts to keep an advocate for disabled students from taking part in meetings ...

Tyrese Rice is on the road less traveled

RICHMOND, Va. -- When Tyrese Rice graduated from L.C. Bird High School back in 2005, he left as the all-time scoring leader in Virginia High School League ...

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