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Mathews High School assistant principal Alexis Foster performs on the guitar accompanied by John E. Smith Jr. on the piano during Friday’s Black History Month assembly at the school. Photo by Sherry Hamilton
The program’s guest speaker was Dr. Katina Ward, a 1991 MHS graduate who now serves as a program director for South University’s Virginia Beach campus. She is pictured at right with Mathews High School assistant principal Alexis Foster. Photo by Sherry Hamilton
Mathews High School freshman Tylon Forrest played the drums during Friday’s Black History Month program. Photo by Sherry Hamilton
Participants in the African American History Assembly at Mathews High School were, from left, Assistant Principal Alexis Foster, Dr. Katina Ward, soloist Cynthia Hayes, and pianist John E. Smith Jr. Photo by Sherry Hamilton
Preliminary music was performed by the MHS Jazz Combo. Photo by Sherry Hamilton
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Candidates for House of Delegates spar at Mathews board meeting

Hodges tells Putt, “You need to know when to get involved and when to not get involved.”

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School board rejects student transfer plan

Proposal was effort to balance student ratios

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G-M contest to provide direct path to national bee

Local winner will receive an expense-paid trip to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

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Gloucester’s online community calendar launched

Gloucester High School graduate a key player in website development

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Resident undergoing treatment after raccoon tests positive for rabies

Animal warden not on duty, so raccoon left on property overnight

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Wetlands board approves shoreline improvement application

Also meets as Chesapeake Bay Preservation and Erosion Commission

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