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Hermitage High School teacher charged with sex crimes involving a minor  WTVR CBS 6 News

On February 6, Henrico Police responded to Hermitage High School in reference a sex offense being reported by a juvenile.

Johnson resigns as Hermitage head football coach  WWBT NBC12 News

It was one of the worst seasons in Hermitage High School history, and on Friday the Derrick Johnson era came to an end after less than one year. Johnson ...

Dave Bedwell leaves L.C. Bird to coach Hermitage football  WTVR CBS 6 News

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Three-time state high school football champion Dave Bedwell is crossing the river. The coach who led L.C. Bird High School in ...

Henrico teacher charged with sex crime granted bond  WTVR CBS 6 News

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- A Hermitage High School teacher charged with sex crimes involving a minor was granted bond Friday. Leonard Orange went before ...

Video shows SUV driver collide with Henrico school bus  WTVR CBS 6 News

The crash, between the Hermitage High School bus and a SUV, was reported at about 8:40 a.m. near the intersection of Hillard Road and Hermitage Road.

From the Archives: 350 photos of Richmond in the 1950s

In March 1956, jazz trumpeter Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong and his All-Stars played a concert at the Mosque, along with Woody Herman and his Third Herd.

Community in disbelief, sadden over ‘messages of hate’ at Godwin High School  WTVR CBS 6 News

Hateful words sprayed on to Mills Godwin High are now gone, but people in the community are still in disbelief and saddened that messages of hate showed up ...

Players, coach punished for fighting after high school football game  WTVR CBS 6 News

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Multiple players and one coach received "school consequences" for their roles in a fight that marred the end of Friday night's high ...

Women's football team to play home games at Hermitage HS  Henrico Citizen

The Richmond Black Widows, Richmond's first women's tackle football team and Virginia's longest running women's football team, will play their home games at.

‘Violent threat’ vandalism at Godwin High School prompts added patrols  WTVR CBS 6 News

Police are unaware if this vandalism is related to Thursday's vandalism in the area of Regency Mall, but both investigations are ongoing.

Hermitage HS teacher charged with taking indecent liberties with minor  8News

A Hermitage High School history teacher was charged on Thursday with a sex crime against a juvenile after police were called to the school in February. . News ...

Henrico High School psychology teacher Gregory Lyndaker named county Teacher of the Year

When Gregory Lyndaker first started teaching in Henrico County Public Schools almost seven years ago, he was focused on simply surviving.

Principals call fights after Freeman vs. Hermitage shutout ‘totally unacceptable’  WTVR CBS 6 News

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- The principals of Hermitage and Douglas S. Freeman high schools called fights that broke out following Friday night's football game ...

Henrico students chose careers over college. The school system celebrated with them Tuesday.

Mac Beaton watched in the fall of 2017 at Hermitage High School as a basketball player signed a letter of intent to play in college, a common ceremony for ...

Why I'm Walking Out: A Hermitage High School junior shares his reasoning for walking out of class Wednesday

As many Richmond-area high school students prepare to walk out of class Wednesday to protest gun violence, the Richmond Times-Dispatch asked two ...

3 teenagers charged for racist, anti-Semitic vandalism in Henrico  WTVR CBS 6 News

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Three teenagers have been identified as the people responsible for vandalizing Godwin High School, and a neighborhood near ...

Charges pending after Freeman-Hermitage football game ends with brawl  8News

Police, school officials and the Virginia High School League are investigating after a brawl erupted following the conclusion of Friday night's high school football ...

Hermitage's Colonial District streak ends, 77 games and 12 years later, at the hands of Glen Allen

Glen Allen wins 28-7, and Donovan Riddick rushes for 100 yards.

Turf football fields at Highland Springs and J.R. Tucker could be delayed

Plans to replace the buildings at the Henrico County High Schools could delay replacement of the fields.

The 2019 A-List: The area's top high school football recruits

Manchester quarterback Brendon Clark, who has signed with Notre Dame, leads the 2019 recruiting class.

High school scores, highlights and schedule changes for state tournaments  WTVR CBS 6 News

Richmond, Va. – Friday's rain created massive schedule delays and changes for the Virginia High School League's Class 5 and 6 Spring Jubilee in Richmond.

Coach suspended, players disciplined after brawl at Va. football game  USA TODAY High School Sports

One of the Virginia head football coaches whose team was involved in an on-field fight after last Friday night's game has been suspended.

New coaches take over dynasty programs at Hermitage, L.C. Bird

Derrick Johnson is the new coach at Hermitage. Troy Taylor takes over at L.C. Bird. Each team had a coach depart after 17 years.

Proposed Henrico County Schools’ budget adds $20.4 million, takes aim at mitigating ‘salary compression’  WTVR CBS 6 News

The plan accounts for an additional $20.4 million supplement to the school system's current budget, bringing the general fund to a a grand total of $505544812 ...

News to know for May 10: Henrico teacher charged with sex crime; Lt. Brad Clark bridge dedication; Susan G. Komen More Than Pink  WWBT NBC12 News

Also, rainy weekend ahead, VCU sexual battery and scarlet fever case.

Glen Allen High School student in ‘concerning’ photo arrested for knife at school  WTVR CBS 6 News

The Glen Allen High School student who was photographed holding what appeared to be a gun on school property has been arrested for possessing a knife at ...

Hermitage suffers historic loss to Henrico  WTVR CBS 6 News

Henrico, VA - After only two weeks, the Hermitage Panthers have suffered the two worst losses in school history after a 68-0 loss to Henrico. In the first two ...

Early Signing Day 2018  WTVR CBS 6 News

Several area high school athletes got a jump on their college careers.

All-region teams for boys and girls high school basketball

The area's top players as voted on by their coaches.

Senior prank: Hermitage high school put up for sale  WWBT

Students and parents arrived at Hermitage High School on Friday morning to find a for sale sign in front of the school. The makeshift sign was placed over the ...

Basketball coach shot during weekend fight at Varina High School  WTVR CBS 6 News

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – A high school basketball coach is recovering after being shot during a fight on the campus of Varina High School over the weekend.

These outstanding Henrico teachers will travel the globe to ‘become even better instructors’  WTVR CBS 6 News

The Community Foundation has recognized 10 Henrico County teachers for outstanding instruction for 2018.

Three new candidates emerge  Henrico Citizen

With only four months until June primaries and nine months until Election Day, candidates for local and state office are beginning to officially announce their.

Attention Tigers! Tucker to take a HUGE class photo before tear down begins  WTVR CBS 6 News

The county plans to tear down and replace the campus-style high school with a new, indoor school on the Parham Road land where the school's football field is ...

Perrin Jr., Raymond H. | Obituaries |

Raymond H. Perrin Jr., affectionately known as "Big Daddy Ray", 81, of Spotsylvania County went to be with Jesus on Sunday, May 12, 2019. Ray was born on ...

Henrico kicking off upgrades to high school football fields

Henrico County high schools are gearing up for some major upgrades.

Police investigating after Henrico students possibly ate laced gummy bears  WTVR CBS 6 News

Several students at a Henrico County middle school reported being sick Thursday after eating gummy bears that another student gave them.

Varina claims region championship as its defense swallows L.C. Bird in the second half

Varina wins 53-43, holding L.C. Bird to only one basket during an eight-minute stretch in the second half and keeping Bird's shooters at bay.

Varina High School students return to school following shooting over long weekend  WTVR CBS 6 News

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Tuesday was the first day back to school for Varina High School students following a three day holiday weekend during which a ...

Hermitage picks former Matoaca coach Derrick Johnson to lead its football team

Born into an Army family, Johnson grew up in greater Los Angeles, but came to Chesterfield County in the eighth grade.

Program helps workers with Autism thrive on the job  WTVR CBS 6 News

RICHMOND, Va. -- Every time Trey Smith sits down in his cubicle at work, five words greet him. "I CAN AND I WILL." A nod to the determination that has guided ...

Henrico to build two new high schools in the county  WTVR CBS 6 News

Highland Springs High School, in Henrico's East End, and Tucker High School, in Henrico's West End, will be replaced with brand new schools, Henrico County ...

Benedictine's Clelin Ferrell is about to put himself among greater Richmond's NFL draft history

Ferrell is expected to join a list of seven Richmond-area football players drafted in the first round.

Richmond Black Widows give females full contact football experience  WWBT NBC12 News

For the last four years, the Richmond Black Widows have given women the chance to take the football field. It's not two-hand touch, it's not flag football, rather the ...

CTE made life miserable for family of former Hermitage, Redskins player

Penny Hilton endured years of pain as a result of her deceased husband John Hilton's football-induced brain damage. She is pictured in her daughter's home ...

Hermitage High was on lockdown after ‘threatening text’ sent to student

HENRICO, Va. — Hermitage High School was on lockdown after a student received a threatening text message, according to a series of messages from the ...

Police on Short Pump human trafficking: ‘No evidence of this to be true’  WTVR CBS 6 News

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Henrico Police Chief Hum Cardounel, Jr. said social media posts that indicated the Short Pump area of Henrico County was a ...

Glen Allen jumper is following in his father's footsteps

Mason Henry, who won the triple jump at the Millrose Games, chose the same sport in which his father excelled.

High school removes all Darren Sharper memorabilia  USA TODAY

Darren Shaper, a former player who was an honor student at Hermitage High School, had his memorabilia removed from the school after he pled guilty to ...

On esports 'signing day,' 19 Richmond-area students get scholarships to play video games in college

ECPI University is launching esports teams in Richmond at its two campuses.

Henrico County plays its first high school football game on synthetic turf

Turf scratches the skin harder than grass, one player said. "My elbows are on fire."

Ex-Henrico teacher sentenced for soliciting minor on computer  WTVR CBS 6 News

A former middle school teacher in Henrico County was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison for using an electronic communications system to solicit sex ...

How Coach Mug is changing lives at Hermitage High School and beyond

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Beloved track and cross country coach Craig "Mug" Hedley has been a fixture on the sidelines at Hermitage High for 13 years.

Godwin mourns beloved band director Leon Auman  WTVR CBS 6 News

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Beloved Godwin High School band director Leon Auman has passed away, Godwin Principal Leigh Dunavant told the Godwin ...

Hermitage grad awaits bone marrow transplant; speech video gets more views  Richmond Times-Dispatch

A recent Hermitage High School graduate whose speech on his battle with cancer was widely shared on social media returned to the hospital Thursday for a ...

Deep Run HS named Blue Ribbon School  Henrico Citizen

Deep Run High School earned National Blue Ribbon School status Monday, as announced by the U.S. Department of Education. It was the only school in the ...

Hermitage High removes Darren Sharper from school’s Hall of Fame after rape plea

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Retired NFL star and Henrico County native Darren Sharper changed course and pleaded guilty Monday to one count of sexual ...

‘My family raised me better,’ Hermitage student says from jail

A Henrico teen arrested for attempting to rob a pizza delivery driver explained from jail how he regretted his actions.

Teachers sickened inside Highland Springs, cause unknown  WTVR CBS 6 News

Four Highland Springs High School teachers were medically evaluated after they had an adverse reaction to something inside the Henrico County school.

Shooting has a bigger impact than ever on a high school basketball player’s recruitment

When he graduated from Trinity Episcopal in 2018, Jason Wade was one of the best local athletes on a high school basketball court. A 6-foot-5 guard, he was a ...

‘We have all become family’: Football builds strong sisterhood for Richmond Black Widows  8News

The Richmond Black Widows, the only professional women's football in Virginia, are a month into their fourth season in the Women's Football Alliance.

Hermitage to name Derrick Johnson next head football coach  WWBT NBC12 News

Derrick Johnson will be the next head football coach at Hermitage High School, according to a source close to the situation. An official announcement is ...

Olympian Queen Harrison returns to Hermitage High School  WRIC

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- 2008 Olympic hurdler and national champion Queen Harrison returned to her alma mater Tuesday to speak to a group of girls.

Varina is back in the Class 5 state tournament for a third consecutive year

Tyrese Jenkins stands 6-foot-7 and is listed as a wing on the Varina roster. But he considers himself a guard, and on Tuesday night in the Class 5, Region B ...

Three things we learned from Friday's high school football games

Five teams in Class 5, Region B are well on their way to locking up playoff berths. Meaning everyone else is fighting for three spots.

Previewing the VHSL state basketball tournaments

A look at the local teams playing in the state tournaments and their competition.

Former Hermitage football standout arrested on heroin charge

The former Hermitage football standout was arrested on heroin charges in West Virginia, and for having a stolen gun from Virginia.

Hermitage alumnus combines love of lacrosse with family roots to play for national team -- in Uganda

Lacrosse is a sport not generally associated with the African nation of Uganda, so you might be mildly surprised to learn the country has a national lacrosse team ...

Fundraiser for Hermitage coach draws more than 400  Richmond Times-Dispatch

In the front row of Hermitage High School's bleachers Thursday night, Jaycen King, donning his team hat and shirt, got to see his football team play for the first ...

A year after his heart attack, Hermitage football coach still fighting, his team still believing  Richmond Times-Dispatch

Hermitage assistant football coach Jaycen King suffered a heart attack, leaving him unable to walk and talk. Everything the Hermitage team has done this year, ...

The 2018 high school football watch list | Football

The Richmond-area players most likely to turn heads in 2018, including Henrico's Ja'Had Carter, Thomas Dale's Chris Tyree and Atlee's Tyler Warren.

D’Marco Jackson, who gave inspirational graduation speech, dies surrounded by loved ones

D'Marco Jackson, the Hermitage High School graduate whose inspirational 2015 graduation speech went viral online, died early Tuesday morning, according to ...

Here's where students can get free summer meals this year

Fewer than 1 in 6 Virginia students who rely on free or reduced school meals during the school year receive free meals through summer programs.

Richmond priests reflect on the burning Notre Dame Cathedral: ‘I was just there’  WTVR CBS 6 News

RICHMOND, Va. -- Inside the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Richmond Monday, worshippers prayed for their priests during the beginning of the holiest week ...

Patrick Kane resigns as Hermitage head football coach  WTVR CBS 6 News

Henrico, Va. - The announcement came as a surprise to everyone except those closest to him. After 17 years, Patrick Kane stepped down as head coach of the ...

PHOTOS: L.C. Bird vs. Highland Springs girls 5A Region basketball final

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Henrico Schools to live stream graduation ceremonies  WWBT NBC12 News

The stream will be available on desktop computers as well as mobile devices and tablets, and will be replayed on HCPS-TV.

Hermitage High instructor named named Henrico Teacher of the Year

At an evening full of awards, a Hermitage High School French teacher, Kecia Studevant Howell, netted the highest honor — Henrico County's Gilman Teacher of ...

School Board member says developer threatened to pull 1,000-home Henrico community if schools are rezoned, according to emails

A Henrico County School Board member said the developer of a planned 1000-home community signaled it would pull the project if it were rezoned as part of a ...

Not drafted? Not the end of NFL dream, as these five ex-Spiders showed

An NFL draft snub does not end the NFL dream. These five former University of Richmond players signed with NFL teams as undrafted free agents and made ...

4 Henrico high schools named among best in Va.

Four Henrico County high schools were listed among the Top 35 public high schools in all of Virginia, according to U.S. News & World Report.

Leaking since the 80s, Hermitage High roof creates ‘unacceptable environment’

Henrico County School officials are aware that the roof of Hermitage High School needs to be fixed and said they plan to present something to the board soon.

Westboro Baptist Church hurls slurs ahead of Richmond visit  WHSV

RICHMOND, Va. (CNS) — Westboro Baptist Church is planning to visit Virginia Commonwealth University and the Virginia State Capitol on March 11, though it's ...

Father charged with DUI, child abuse after found asleep in car with young children  WTVR CBS 6 News

Police say after waking the dad, they charged him with DUI, his third offense in ten years.

Officers take kids on shopping spree for Christmas  WTVR CBS 6 News

"It's a great annual partnership between law enforcement, Walmart and our community."

L.C. Bird converts nine 3-pointers in its region semifinal victory over Douglas Freeman

Bird's defense locks down in the third quarter for a 56-41 victory.

Ralph L. 'Bill' Axselle Jr., former Henrico delegate and retired lawyer and lobbyist, dies at 75

Ralph Lewis “Bill” Axselle Jr., a retired lawyer and lobbyist who helped grow the Williams Mullen law firm's governmental relations group into a tour de force and ...

Ex-NFLer, Hermitage grad Darren Sharper gets reduced time on rape charges

Ex-NFL star and Hermitage grad Darren Sharper gets reduced time for rape charges.

New Henrico superintendent to meet with parents, general public in town-hall style meetings  WTVR CBS 6 News

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Parents of students attending Henrico County Public Schools will have the opportunity to meet with new superintendent Amy ...

Hermitage navigates early-season gauntlet, emerges 4-0 after beating Varina 42-21

Hermitage High's defense has been front and center so far this season, and rightfully so. Working a little more in the background has been an offense capable of ...

A look back at Richmond Public Schools in 2018

A new superintendent. Widespread academic and business problems. Cheating on tests at an elementary school.

3 former Hermitage HS football players arrested in armed robbery  WWBT

The robbery happened on Monday around 6:30 p.m. in the 7600 block of Sprenkle Court. The victim was not hurt.

Madison boys second in state soccer | Sports  Inside NoVA

What was an accomplished boys soccer season for the Madison Warhawks also was a campaign in which they didn't defeat the South Lakes Seahawks in two ...

Henrico School Board gathers public's input on candidates for Tuckahoe seat

After a week's delay because of Hurricane Florence, the Henrico County School Board held a public hearing Thursday to gather input on who should be the next ...

Henrico juvenile in hospital with ‘minor injuries’ after shooting  WTVR CBS 6 News

The juvenile's injuries were minor in nature and the Police Department is speaking with all parties that were present at the time the incident occurred.

Varina's Tyrese Jenkins, L.C. Bird's Jamon Battle announce college choices

L.C. Bird's Jamon Battle (center) shoots against Varina's Tyrese Jenkins (5) during the second half of the Class 5, Region B boys final at Hermitage High School.

The graduation will be livestreamed: Watch Henrico County ceremonies online

HENRICO, Va. – Henrico County Public Schools will provide live streaming video again this year of all HCPS graduations taking place at VCU's Siegel Center.

Morning Notes  ARLnow

More Arlington Real Estate Optimism -- "According to a report released Wednesday by the Northern Virginia Association of Realtors and the George Mason.

Groups clean up historic African-American cemetery  WTVR CBS 6 News

RICHMOND, Va. -- Volunteers with several groups gathered at the East End Cemetery Saturday to clean up the historic burial ground. The groups included ...

PHOTOS: Yorktown state title action | Sports  Inside NoVA

The Yorktown Patriots completed an unbeaten girls soccer season on June 8 at Hermitage High School near Richmond by winning the Virginia High School ...

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