Area School News
Baylor Towne of Onemo, daughter of Jan and Shawn Towne, will attend the Scripps National Spelling Bee for the second consecutive year.
Fourteen Mathews students and four adults won blue ribbons for their artwork and crafts at the Virginia State Conference of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs in Richmond.
The Mathews County School Board will meet at 4 o’clock today in the Mathews High School media center to hold a work session on the division’s proposed 2011-2012 budget.
Thomas Hunter Middle School Junior Beta Club members placed in the top three in six separate events at the state convention.
The Mathews High School Scholastic Bowl team capped its successful season on Saturday with a fourth-place finish in the state Group A tournament, held at the College of William and Mary.
Parents of Gloucester Public Schools students were notified Friday about a possible child abduction attempt that was reported in the Founders Mill subdivision.
The Thomas Hunter Middle School PTA will host a book fair from Scholastic in the THMS multipurpose room beginning Saturday and continuing all of next week.