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Assistant superintendent John Hutchinson is shown with the 600 desks he purchased for the new Page Middle School, enough for every classroom. Gloucester Public Schools obtained the $120,000 worth of desks for $1,300, thanks to Hutchinson’s work. Photo by Kim Robins
Desks and chairs still await sorting in the gymnasium of the T.C. Walker Education Center, where furnishings for the new school are being stored temporarily. Photo by Kim Robins
School division employee John Register sorts through some of the furnishings and pulls out items that need minor repairs. Photo by Kim Robins
Furnishings obtained through surplus for GCPS included 15 equipped technology presentation lecterns for $80 each. Photo by Kim Robins
The surplus purchases included 33 microscopes, with 10 Zeiss scopes that retail for $5,800 each. Hutchinson purchased all 33 for $600. Photo by Kim Robins
 

Employee finds deals on office furnishings


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Car show event comes to Mathews

Closing concert will be by Blessid Union of Souls

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Observances held to remember war dead

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Gloucester and Mathews honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice

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Bay Transit to build new facility in Gloucester

Groundbreaking this summer for $5 million administration and maintenace facility

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Sailboat capsizes

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Towboat comes to the rescue and gets in trouble, too

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Hearing Tuesday on proposed changes to utility fees

A second public hearing will be held on general provisions in the code

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Supervisors approve policy for dealing with FEMA grants

Also approve VDOT’s 6-Year Plan for the county

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