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Threatening phone call to Meadowbrook High deemed not credible  WTVR CBS 6 News

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Police responded to Meadowbrook High School Thursday morning after the Chesterfield school received a threatening phone ...

Snapchat threat investigated at Meadowbrook High  WTVR CBS 6 News

RICHMOND, Va. -- A recent investigation into a threatening Snapchat message uncovered no credible threat against Meadowbrook High School, according to ...

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 ...

Meadowbrook students craft award-winning play on racism  WRIC

Drama teacher Jarold Soloman says students drew on their own stories to create the play. . News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and beyond.

Lawmakers check out new school security systems  WWBT NBC12 News

State lawmakers converged on Meadowbrook High School in Chesterfield to check out their new security measures to keep schools safe from attackers.

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.

'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 ...

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

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

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.

‘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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Meadowbrook High student arrested for sex crime against fellow student

A student at Meadowbrook High School has been arrested for a sex crime against a fellow student.

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 ...

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.

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.

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

A former football coach at Armstrong High School in Richmond and Meadowbrook High School in Chesterfield County was sentenced to 3½ years in prison for ...

L.C. Bird picks former Meadowbrook, Virginia Union coach Troy Taylor to lead program

L.C. Bird has named Troy Taylor its new football coach. A 1996 Bird graduate, Taylor has coached at Meadowbrook High School and Virginia Union University ...

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.

No evidence of shots fired at Meadowbrook football game

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – Chesterfield County Police found no evidence of shots being fired after a high school football game at Meadowbook High ...

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

Defending state champ Hopewell has some new, talented players. T.J. looks to repeat after being the feel-good story of 2017.

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.

Meadowbrook High School HIV rumor deemed false

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) -- Meadowbrook High School has been the subject of scrutiny in the past 24 hours. A screenshot that depicts a news ...

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 ...

The model state for school safety still has challenges

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 ...

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.

Meadowbrook High graduate lives out dream on Fox's 'Empire'

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

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.

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.

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 ...

'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.

Meadowbrook HS student arrested for sex assault at school  WWBT NBC12 News

A Meadowbrook High School student faces charges in connection with a sexual assault at the school.

Democratic lawmakers on school safety panel call for more mental health resources, tighter gun laws

Three Democratic lawmakers serving on a special committee on school safety are asking House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox to consider putting more mental ...

Student charged in Meadowbrook High sprinkler incident

A Meadowbrook High School student has been charged after a sprinkler in a classroom activated, spraying water inside the school Monday.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Woman arrested for trespassing at Chesterfield high school due in court today  WRIC

Police say Kandise Lucas had been banned from the school, but she says that wasn't the case.. News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and ...

Chesterfield student charged with threatening to kill school resource officer

In February, Arias was arrested and charged with sexual battery, abduction and kidnapping after an incident at the Chesterfield County high school.

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

Police are investigating a shooting that left a teenager dead and an off-duty police officer injured. . News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and ...

Football briefing: Matoaca names its new coach; Colonial Heights job opens up

Plus commitments from Alex Burton of Hermitage and Justin and Jonathan Carey of Highland Springs.

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.

A year later, no leads on brutal murder of Meadowbrook High teen

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- It's been more than a year since a local high school senior was shot and killed feet from his home, just weeks from graduation.

National Signing Day 2018: Local HS athletes put pen to paper  WRIC

Across our area, schools are holding signing day ceremonies for their student athletes who will continue their careers at the collegiate level. . News, weather ...

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, ...

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.

Lidl buys land to open Chesterfield grocery store

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — 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 ...

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 ...

County schools alumni to receive Bravo! Awards  Chesterfield Observer

The Chesterfield Education Foundation has announced the recipients of its 2018 Bravo! Awards, recognizing outstanding professional and community ...

High School Basketball Playoff Schedule and Results  WWBT NBC12 News

The high school basketball postseason is underway. Here are updated schedules and results from area tournaments, and we'll take you all the way through the ...

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 ...

8News presents Top of the Class 2017: Open H.S., Mills Godwin H.S., J.R. Tucker H.S., Matoaca H.S. and Meadowbrook H.S.  WRIC

In this video, 8News presents Open High School graduates Mira Davis and Phillip Daniel, Mills Godwin graduate Shreyas Kulkarni, J.R. Tucker H.S. graduates ...

With AZ Bacot leading new defensive scheme, Highland Springs wins Class 5, Region B over Bird

Highland Springs implements a 1-3-1 zone in its 56-41 victory.

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 ...

Meadowbrook football hires Amelia County's Tiller | Football

Tiller coached the Amelia County team the past three seasons, going 4-6, 5-5 and 6-5.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

Ex-Spider Eric English, Richmond deputy police chief, keeps peace on and off court

The 1988-89 Richmond basketball team started Ken Atkinson, now the coach of the Brooklyn Nets, Mike Winiecki, a college assistant for decades who is now ...

The good neighbors: How community spirit helps an aging suburb thrive  Chesterfield Observer

They found their “forever home” on Falstone Road, in a well-manicured subdivision in North Chesterfield during a long weekend trip 10 years ago.

Congratulations Class of 2017  Village News Online

More than 4,000 Chesterfield County Public Schools students received their high school diplomas during graduation ceremonies June 7-12 at Virginia ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Did a man die because a prisoner’s deadly warning was ignored?  WTVR CBS 6 News

Would Quan Gail still be in jail today, accused of murder, if he had been moved from federal prison to a mental facility four years ago?

Faces of 2015: Morgan Moses  Richmond Times-Dispatch

WHY you know him: Moses was a Times-Dispatch All-Metro player at Meadowbrook High School, then excelled at Virginia before being drafted by the ...

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 ...

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.

8Sports Blitz National Signing Day 2017  WRIC

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- Wednesday is National Signing Day! That means it is the first day that football players and other student-athletes can sign a National ...

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 ...

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

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

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.

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 ...

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 ...

WOODY: Arnold Palmer's legacy transcended golf

As a rule, a sport does more for its athletes than athletes do for the sport. There is a notable exception. Arnold Palmer did more for golf than golf did for him.

5A South and 3A East region basketball tournament previews

Varina (19-6) is hot, having defeated Henrico in the regular season finale and L.C. Bird (20-2) in the Conference 12 final.

'Overwhelmed and overburdened:' Teacher says morale at all-time low

The report noted that teachers are overburdened with new initiatives and paperwork and not getting to concentrate on actual teaching.

Jailed Chesterfield parent advocate facing second arrest  WWBT NBC12 News

The Chesterfield Commonwealth's Attorney's office has filed court papers to have a parent advocate arrested for a second time.

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 ...

L.C. Bird's point guard, Pinky Wiley, was forged by the star players who came before him

When Wiley was a freshman point guard, Kenny Williams and Bird's other veteran players bullied him with defense each day in practice. Wiley's willingness 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.

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 ...

Meet the 200 Virginians in the military who have died since 9/11  Virginian-Pilot

Since the Sept. 11 terror attacks, 200 people from Virginia have died while supporting military operations in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan. The Virginian-Pilot is ...

JMU's Bryan Schor wins Dudley Award; Virginia State's Bryant Frazier wins Lanier Award

JMU quarterback makes it four Dukes in a row to win the Dudley; Virginia State's Frazier first Trojan and first defensive player to win Lanier Award.

61 people were killed in Richmond in 2016; here are their stories

The oldest among them was 57. The youngest, 3. They were fathers, mothers, daughters and sons. They were.

Teen found dead under Chesterfield overpass  WWBT

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

Chesterfield teen’s sneakers stolen at gunpoint while walking home from bus stop

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- A Chesterfield teenager was robbed of his shoes walking home from his school bus stop. Chesterfield Police are investigating ...

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® ...

Armstrong bracing for bigger opponents  Richmond Free Press

Armstrong High School football Coach McDaniel Anderson says he is searching for a cure for what he calls “the inner city blues.”

Classes canceled again at L.C. Bird in aftermath of crash

A stolen van was apparently deliberately crashed into the main entrance of Chesterfield County's L.C. Bird High School early Thursday morning, catching fire ...

Runner from Chesterfield, 37, dies after collapsing at Carytown 10K

A 37-year-old runner from Chesterfield who took part in Sunday's Carytown 10K died after collapsing near the finish line.

TJ's new football coach trying to 'translate talent into more wins'  Richmond Free Press

Chad Hornik scored noteworthy victories, both on and off the field, as football coach at Richmond's Thomas Jefferson High School from 2012 to 2015.

Some police stations add Safe Exchange Zones for Craigslist sales

RICHMOND, Va. -- Some police departments and sheriff's offices are adding safe zones where online purchasers can arrange to meet and exchange their wares ...

Highland Springs OL Mekhi Becton, area's top recruit, picks Louisville

It may have come as a surprise. When Becton arrived at Highland Springs' national signing day ceremony, he put four hats on the table: Virginia, Virginia Tech, ...

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