[Posted on Aug 27, 2014 | 344 views]
Linden Barrick, one of five new teachers this year at Thomas Hunter Middle School in Mathews, prepares a poster board for Tuesday’s opening day of class. Photo by Amy Page Hauser
Petsworth Elementary music teacher Ashleigh Lewis was busy with some cleaning after being allowed back into her classroom on Monday. The Petsworth HVAC system and roof were replaced over the summer, and cleanup continued this week in preparation for today’s open house. Photo by Kim Robins
 
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Recommendations could cost 30¢ hike in personal property rates

CIP committee suggests using rate increase to finance a facilities fund

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Jury awards $1.71M to family of 2011 tornado victim

Modular home wasn’t fastened down, blew away

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For the birds

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Cold weather doesn’t stop the birds

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Mathews registrar seeks benefits for position

Board of supervisors will investigate the matter

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Emerging Leaders program

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Students develop and polish writing skills

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Lewis declared winner by 11-vote margin

Says he will focus on diversification of Hampton Roads economy

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Community bands together to help following wind storm

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Volunteers helped clear debris and make temporary repairs

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