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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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Meals tax may be on November ballot

Public will decide whether to levy a 4 cent tax

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Deadrise at sunrise

Waterman checking crab pots

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VMRC reduces crab pot catch limits

Commissioner says decision “absolutely necessary”

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Concerns expressed about future park site

Home elevation funds and exotic pet ordinance under discussion, as well

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Subcommittee to study proposed livestock amendments

Motion to deny proposal dies without a second

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Hit-and-run driver sought in Dutton accident

Anyone with information asked to call state police

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