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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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Garden Week: Visitors invited to ‘Come to Cappahosic’

Wesley Wilson to portray founder of United Negro College Fund

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Pilot program explores year-round school

Abingdon Elementary offering program for lowest achieving younger students

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Saturday is Shop Local Day

Focus on how local businesses positively impact the community

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Community comes together to build trail

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Science teacher sees trail as a community asset

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Board to weigh stormwater management options

Must decide whether to pay development costs with fees or general funds

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G-M Care Clinic receives $35,000 grant

Money will be used to help with chronic disease management

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Reminiscing

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Harvey Morgan recalls days past in Gloucester

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Tax hike approved in Mathews

Increases support a $24,018,000 budget

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