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Stafford seeking public input on fiscal 2020 budget | news/stafford  Inside NoVA

Stafford County is moving ahead with the FY2020 Proposed Budget process with a public hearing on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, at 7 p.m. To accommodate more ...

Former Brooke Point High School football player sues over alleged locker room choking incident

A former Brooke Point High School football player who says he was choked unconscious by a teammate is suing current and past coaches and school ...

High schools: Brooke Point AD Pierce retires following DUI arrest

Brooke Point High School announced Thursday that athletic director Roger Pierce is retiring from Stafford County Public Schools after 35 years of working in ...

Kid Stuff: March 28-April 4 | Weekender |

Virginia Rep: “Pinocchio,” The Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn, 1601 Willow Lawn Drive, Richmond. Enjoy the classic tale of Geppetto's little wooden puppet ...

PHOTOS: Brooke Point girls fall to Patrick Henry

The Brooke Point Black-Hawks hosted Patrick Henry in the Region 5D semifinal at Brooke Point High School in Stafford, Virginia on Feb. 22, 2019. The Hawks ...

High school football: North Stafford finally gets payback with shutout of Brooke Point

It didn't completely make up for the sting of four losses (especially the two playoff defeats) that North Stafford suffered to Brooke Point over the past two seasons.

Basketball player dies following game in Stafford | News  Inside NoVA

A King George High School student died after a varsity basketball game at Brooke Point High School on Tuesday evening.

High school football: Brooke Point uses Thompson's legs, tough defense to down Harrisonburg

Christian Thompson chewed up nearly 200 yards and rushed for two touchdowns, and tenacious defense did the rest as the Brooke Point High School football ...

Quarter-century later, former Brooke Point coach finds owner of North Stafford class ring

Getting a high school class ring is a rite of passage—one of those memorable experiences on the road to adulthood.

Packed Stafford County school bus causes concern for parents; they say overcrowding ongoing issue  FOX 5 DC

A now-viral photo is raising concern in Stafford County over over-crowded school buses.

Qarni’s Agenda for Virginia Schools  Bacon's Rebellion

Governor Ralph Northam may have run as a political moderate, but his Secretary of Education, Atif Qarni, embraces the proposition that America is profoundly ...

Community Calendar | Cocalendar |

The Dr. Yum Project: Creating a Culture of Wellness through Cooking, Fredericksburg Branch Library, 1201 Caroline St., today, 2-3:30 p.m. Nimali Fernando MD ...

Mass casualty exercise planned at Brooke Point High School

Stafford Fire and Rescue will be holding a Mass Casualty Incident Exercise on Saturday, June 9, 2018, from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Brooke Point High School, ...

Stafford pizza parlor employee finds $6000 in cash in the trash—and turns it in

Morgan Burnley's duties as an employee at a North Stafford Papa John's restaurant include everything from making pizza to the routine task of taking out the ...

High school football: Abbey, Brooke Point blows past Potomac in Hazelwood's coaching debut

DUMFRIES—There were lots of new faces in new places, but the winning formula looked remarkably similar for the Brooke Point High School football team in ...

High school football: Lightning forces suspension of two games

A line of severe weather forced the suspension of two area high school games Thursday night, as nondistrict contests between Stafford and visiting Potomac and ...

INSPIRE: Student-led club promotes citizenship, engagement at Brooke Point High School

Brooke Point High School's Inspire Virginia club has earned the 2018 Commissioner's Award for Outstanding Commitment to Voter Registration and the Youth ...

Students of the Month: January | Education |

Jason Kaiser, the son of Jason Kaiser Sr., and Larizza Kaiser, is a senior at Brooke Point High School. Jason is a member of National Honor Society and ...

High school football: Stafford pulls off stunning rout of host Brooke Point, reaches Class 5 state semifinals

Stafford High School football players and coaches have insisted all season they have “new DNA.”

King George player who died after collapsing at basketball game was cheerful, popular

Anthony “A.J.” Gibson had the type of gregarious personality that made it difficult for coaches to stay upset with him for long.

Students of the Month: November | News |

The following students have been selected as Fredericksburg Optimist Club Students of the Month for November:

High school football: Brooke Point promotes Hazelwood to head coach

When Tommy Buzzo was the defensive coordinator at Central Connecticut State, he had a fellow assistant coach that matched his work ethic.

Library makeover transforms Brooke Point High School in Stafford

Bruce Benson grabbed a marker in the Brooke Point High School library and started writing on the wall.

Stafford County Schools | Local |

The Stafford County Head Start Program continues to accept applications for the 2019–20 school year. Call 540/368-2559 for more information. Students of The ...

JMHS mourns death of student who collapsed during gym class Monday

James Monroe High School students stood in the school commons for 15 minutes of silence Tuesday morning to pay respects to a classmate who died Monday ...

High school boys basketball: North Stafford tops Brooke Point in 2OT

When North Stafford raced out to a 14-point lead in the third quarter of its Commonwealth District showdown with host Brooke Point on Tuesday, head coach ...

Brooke Point student charged with threatening to bomb, 'shoot up' school

A Brooke Point High School student has been charged with two felony offenses for threatening to bomb and "shoot up" the school, Stafford County authorities ...

Photo of crowded school bus with kids 'wedged in like sardines in a can' goes viral  Yahoo Lifestyle

A photo of a jam-packed school bus that forced students to crouch and sit in the aisle is going viral — and outraged parents say it's an ongoing problem.

Family of Brooke Point locker-room choking victim hires lawyers

The family of a Brooke Point High School football player who suffered a concussion after being choked by a teammate in the locker room has hired lawyers and ...

High school football 5D playoffs: Brooke Point continues to prove doubters wrong in topping North Stafford

Starting around 9:45 p.m. Friday and for several minutes thereafter, an unexpected sound emanated from the Brooke Point weight room. After graduating key ...

High school girls basketball, 5D semifinals: Brooke Point gets brushed asided by Patrick Henry-Roanoke

Brooke Point's stellar girls basketball season came to an end in a bruising battle against the Roanoke's Patrick Henry High School Friday night, as the ...

King George basketball player dies after suffering health emergency during game

A King George High School basketball player died after suffering a health emergency during a game at Brooke Point High School Tuesday night, school officials ...

Stafford woman who died trying to rescue her pug impacted a lot of lives, father says

Katie Marie Mason impacted a lot of lives for such a private person, her father wrote Wednesday.

Brooke Point football coach Buzzo resigns | Sports

Tommy Buzzo's new job may preclude him from attending Brooke Point graduation this spring, but he doesn't need a ceremony to recognize the ...

High school football practice opens with plenty of new coaches

As a 35-year coaching veteran, Clark Harrell has experienced his share of change.

High school girls basketball: Brooke Point's defense paves way to rally, defeat of Mountain View

The temperature outside was moderate, but inside Brooke Point's gymnasium the Mountain View girls basketball team was enduring a second-half shooting ...

Palmer, Jennifer | Obituaries |

Jennifer Maurine (Lowndes) Palmer returned to her heavenly home on the 24th of December, 2018 at the age of 36. Jenna fought valiantly against mental ...

Emails track allegations about Brooke Point football bullying

Early in the evening on Aug. 6, the parents of two Brooke Point High School football players asked the school's leadership for help.

High school football: Drew chasing big names at Brooke Point

On the topic of greatest running backs to ever play at Brooke Point High School, the discussion doesn't meander too far past Daniel Davis and Chase Barnett.

Students of the Month: May and June | Local |

The following students have been selected as Fredericksburg Optimist Club Students of the Month for May:

Rob Hedelt: Two unique Halloween displays lighting up the night in Stafford County

In one stretch of Stafford County this Halloween night, you can see a rock band called “The Rolling Bones” and a medieval scene with dragons and a costumed ...

Students of the Month: April | Local |

The following students have been selected as Fredericksburg Optimist Club Students of the Month for April:

Stafford residents graduate from Air Force basic training  Inside NoVA

The following graduates of Stafford County high schools are now U.S. Air Force airmen and recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San ...

Missing Stafford County Girl May Be Headed to Fairfax County  NBC4 Washington

Authorities say a 15-year-old girl who was reported missing in Stafford County, Virginia, may be headed to Fairfax County.

Mason, Katie Marie | Obituaries |

Our bold and free-spirited daughter and sister, Katie Marie Mason of Stafford, passed unexpectedly on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at the age of 28 as the result of a ...

McClellan named principal of North Stafford High | News  Inside NoVA

At their regular meeting Tuesday evening, the Stafford County School Board approved the appointment of Scott McClellan as principal of North Stafford High ...

Wasted Ballots? A Lesson Exploring Why More Young People Don’t Vote, and What Students Can Do About It  New York Times

All fall, news sources have been reporting that the pace of new voter registrations among young people is accelerating. After the Parkland school shooting ...

Students of the Month: February | Local |

The following students have been selected as Fredericksburg Optimist Club Students of the Month for February:

Medical examiner says King George basketball player died from enlarged heart

The King George High School basketball player who collapsed in December died of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy—an enlarged heart muscle, according to the ...

BUS TOUR: Dignitaries tour Stafford County schools | Local

Stafford County Public Schools administration, School Board representatives, Board of Supervisors representatives and local business leaders toured three ...

When life put Stafford County teen in a wheelchair, she learned how to pop wheelies

For one glorious week last summer, Carly Allphin was able to forget about the cancer deep in her bones.

Stafford Fire and Rescue's 10th recruit academy celebrates graduation

Bright and early, 19 men and women from Stafford County Fire and Rescue's Recruit Academy 10 began their final day of training after six long months of ...

Young People Keep Marching After Parkland, This Time to Register to Vote  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The pace of new voter registrations among young people in crucial states is accelerating, a signal that school shootings this year — and the ...

Brooke Point grad eyes NFL shot after college career  Inside NoVA

It was only just in 2015 that the William & Mary football team tied in-state foes James Madison and Richmond for the regular-season title in the Colonial Athletic ...

Brooke Point softball team wins conference championship | news/stafford  Inside NoVA

The focus of the Conference 15 softball season this year was on two stalwart teams – Mountain View and North Stafford.

Community Mourns Virginia High School Football Player  NBC Washington

In Stafford, Va., a community is mourning a high school athlete who was known as "a friend to everyone." Forrest Peterson died early Saturday after a single-car ...

From marrying Christmas couples to riding in holiday parades, local Santa's work is never done

On a recent Friday, a young Fredericksburg couple and a handful of family members gathered downtown in Market Square for a wedding.

Seven Ways to Teach the Midterms With The New York Times  New York Times

Updated, Nov. 2018 with links to some of the classroom projects described below. There's a lot to read and talk about this election season. As we wrote in ...

Weekender Calendar Oct. 25-Nov.1 | Weekcals |

Film: “Homicidal,” Library of Congress Packard Theater, 19053 Mt. Pony Road, Culpeper. Schlock masterpiece, clumsily directed with crudely staged shock ...

High school volleyball: Massaponax upsets Brooke Point in Conference 15 final

Through injury, illness and some tough losses this season, the Massaponax volleyball team held onto the belief that it would be ready come playoff time to ...

Stafford County Christmas Parade becoming an annual tradition

Stafford County's marches forward with its new holiday tradition Saturday when its Christmas parade steps off for its second run.

Former Courtland football coach Ken Brown dies | High School

Ken Brown, who coached Courtland High School to four state football titles in the 1980s, has died.

Local artist's works on display in black history exhibit in Richmond

Freedom rings in different ways to different people, and the latest exhibit at the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia in Richmond explores how ...

Bluefield College football program picks up some size and skill  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield College head coach Dewey Lusk announced the signing of 13 young men to the Rams' football program on National Signing Day, on Wednesday.

High school softball: Brooke Point shows it's maturing quickly with win over Massaponx

With eight freshmen among its 15 players, one might think the Brooke Point softball team exhibits a carefree attitude as it looks toward a bright future.

Brooke Point Students to Perform at Kennedy Center

STAFFORD, Va. — The Chamber Ensemble singers of Brooke Point High School in Stafford are going to perform at the Kennedy Center in Washington on ...

Volunteer to cheer at Special Olympics basketball championships

March madness is starting early this year as nearly 800 Special Olympics Virginia athletes shoot for gold at the annual Special Olympics Virginia Basketball ...

UPDATED: Man charged with attempted capital murder following Stafford standoff  Inside NoVA

An armed man who barricaded himself in a home in the Hartwood area was taken into custody after a standoff that lasted more than eight hours.

'We've got to take a stand. We've got to end all of this.' More than 300 join Manassas March for Our Lives event  Prince William Times

While hundreds of thousands descended upon Washington, D.C. Saturday afternoon for the March for Our Lives event, a smaller but similarly committed group ...

Teaching Activities for: ‘Young People Keep Marching After Parkland, This Time to Register to Vote’  New York Times

What is happening among young people in terms of new voter registrations, and why, according to the article?

Military notes | Communities |

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Chloe A. Day graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio–Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Day, the daughter ...

Stafford County School District Announces Administrative Appointments  Fredericksburg Today

Stafford County Schools has announced several administrative appointments throughout the school division. Scott McClellan Appointed North Stafford High ...

High school theater productions - spring 2018 | Entertainment

It's an exciting new theater season for area high schools and theatergoers—from beloved Broadway musicals like “The Music Man” to an iconic Tennessee ...

Football saved his life after a deadly day in Afghanistan

STAFFORD COUNTY, Va. -- Stafford native Daniel Rodriguez is leading athletes in his first ever youth training camp. "It's how we affect other people and the ...

Stafford Graduates 2213 Seniors

STAFFORD, Va — There are 2,213 new high school graduates in Stafford County following graduation ceremonies at all five high schools this weekend.

College football: Brooke Point grad Alex Figueroa back on the field

Alex Figueroa has received a second chance on the football field and appears ready to make the most of it.

Stafford says juveniles suspected in recent school bomb threats

The Stafford Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday that suspects have been identified in two recent bomb threats at county middle schools.

Student of the Month: September | Local |

Mark Maire, the son of Mark and Phyllis Maire, has been selected as the Fredericksburg Optimist Club Student of the Month for September at Brooke Point High ...

Global learning program grows in popularity here | Local

Watching over her students, Spotsylvania High School history teacher Cathy LaRocco said that relinquishing control of a lesson can be a challenge.

Compton, Sgt. Tyler | Obituaries |

Sgt. Tyler Dylan Compton, 26, of Fredericksburg, passed on Thursday, January 18, 2018. Tyler was a 2010 graduate of Brooke Point High School in Stafford.

Heroin addiction hits home at Stafford town hall

The panelists repeated what many in the audience had heard before. Heroin and opioid addiction is widespread. It can hit any neighborhood and is experienced ...

Brooke Point Homecoming Game Rescheduled, Moved to Potomac High School

STAFFORD, Va. — The nasty round of rainy weather has forced Brooke Point High School Homecoming football game to to be plated tomorrow on an artificial ...

STORM BLOG: Video shows church steeple rocking in the wind in Fredericksburg

3:45 p.m.. Most lanes on U.S. 1 between Twin Lake Drive and Idlewild Boulevard are now open; with the exception of one lane for South bound traffic. Dominion ...

Students of the Month: March | Local |

Carter Alexander Boyd, the son of Matthew and Jennifer Boyd, was selected as Fredericksburg Optimist Club Student of the Month for March at James Monroe ...

Fired Stafford High coach settles complaint | Local |

The Stafford County school system has reached a settlement with former Stafford High assistant football coach Kenneth Marshall, who was fired after running a ...

All Stafford public schools Fully Accredited | news/stafford  Inside NoVA

All 30 schools in Stafford County earned the highest accreditation rating of “Fully Accredited” for the 2015-2016 school year, according to the Virginia ...

Students of the Month: October | Local |

Millie Ouk, the daughter of Prak Ouk and Bunmom Chung, has been selected as Fredericksburg Optimist Club Student of the Month for October at Brooke Point ...

On Sunday, Hallmark movie to star Stafford native

On Sunday, TV viewers across America will see a Stafford native co-star on that old chestnut of Christmas programming, Hallmark Channel.

Husband and wife who survived terrifying home invasion honored with award

The honeymoon ended quickly, and in an awful way, for Jim and Kristi Newman.

Injured Riverbend High soccer player 'progressing' | High School

Riverbend High School boys soccer player Jake Gallello was injured Tuesday during an away game at Stafford County's Brooke Point High School.

Easter Events | Entertainment |

April 8. Dog Easter egg hunt, Memorial Park, Kenmore Avenue. Egg hunt and optional costume contest. Dogs must be at least 12 weeks old, be current on shots ...

Colonial Forge's Serrano returns to George Mason soccer  Inside NoVA

It was nearly a year ago that Niomi Serrano injured her ACL during a preseason practice with the George Mason University women's soccer team.

Graduation rates improve in Prince William, Stafford | News  Inside NoVA

High schools in both Prince William and Stafford counties managed to post slightly improved four-year graduation rates for the class of 2016, beating statewide ...

Buzzo to serve as defensive guru for Wasps  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — He's been a Beaver, a Pioneer and a Mountain Lion. He's coached Blue Devils, Black-Hawks and Eagles. Now he's working with Wasps.

Home in western Stafford burns

STAFFORD COUNTY — An unoccupied home burned in Stafford County on Thursday. Fire crews were called to a single-family home in the western portion of ...

Dolphins signed Connor Hilland to practice squad | Sports

The Miami Dolphins signed Connor Hilland to their practice squad Sunday, one day after releasing the Brooke Point High School graduate on cutdown day.

2018: The FLS Year in Pictures | Gallery |

A look around Fredericksburg and the surrounding counties in 2018 through the lenses of Free Lance-Star staff and contributing photographers.

Former Orange County football player Darius Minor dies during preseason workouts at University of Maine

The University of Maine confirmed on Tuesday evening that former Orange County High School football player Darius Minor collapsed and died during a ...

Va. campaign designed to get teen drivers thinking about safety  WTOP

Over the next month, students at more than 50 Virginia middle and high schools will participate in a variety of safety activities.

UVA Softball Opens Season Today at FAU First Pitch Classic

Virginia softball will open its third season under head coach Joanna Hardin at the FAU First Pitch Classic in Boca Raton, Fla. The Cavaliers will play five games ...

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