[Posted on Feb 03, 2016 | 1695 views]
Founder’s Day honoree Rosalind Knight, in front, shares a laugh with her sister Lanell Burton and niece Angela Burton, from left, during Monday’s program at Thomas Hunter Middle School. Her sister and niece, who live in Washington, D.C., and Maryland, surprised her by showing up at the start of Founder’s Day. Photo by Charlie Koenig
Monday night was all about the music, and among the many performers at the Thomas Hunter Middle School Founder’s Day program was fifth grader Ashley Cummings. Photo by Charlie Koenig
Monday night was all about the music, and among the many performers at the Thomas Hunter Middle School Founder’s Day program was Mathews High School grad Laura Bridges, now an instrumental music teacher with Alexandria City Public Schools. Photo by Charlie Koenig
Ginger Shuber, at left, wife of Founder’s Day honoree David Shuber, gives a hug to the night’s other honored guest, Rosalind Knight. Photo by Charlie Koenig
Rosalind Knight and David Shuber were honored for giving more than 60 combined years of service to Mathews, teaching generations of county residents a love of music. Photo by Edith Turner
Monday night was all about the music, and among the many performers at the Thomas Hunter Middle School Founder’s Day program were Lyman Minters and Alexis Foster. Photo by Charlie Koenig
Monday night was all about the music, and among the many performers at the Thomas Hunter Middle School Founder’s Day program were Tyler Heywood (partially obscured), Lanazia Whalen, Nisar Thomas, and Dakota Armentrout. Photo by Charlie Koenig
Monday night was all about the music, and among the many performers at the Thomas Hunter Middle School Founder’s Day program was Emmaus Men's Choir. Photo by Charlie Koenig
 
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Donk’s marquee removed

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Golden football

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Mathews High School to receive a Wilson Golden Football in recognition of Stuart Anderson

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Wittman to hold town hall meeting on aids to navigation

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Representatives from the U.S. Coast Guard and the Army Corps of Engineers will attend

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