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Stafford School Wins Voter Registration Challenge  Fredericksburg, VA Patch

Stafford School Wins Voter Registration Challenge - Fredericksburg, VA - The Inspire BP club at Brooke Point High School won a statewide voter registration ...

Governor recognizes Brooke Point student voter registration drive

Students at Brooke Point High School are great at getting people to sign-up to vote.

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 ...

Brooke Point High School wins Governor's Award for voter registration

Brooke Point High School's Inspire Virginia club—a student-led organization aimed at increasing youth voter registration—has won a 2019 Governor's Award for ...

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 ...

High school softball: North Stafford outlasts Brooke Point in eight innings, 3-2

The North Stafford softball team got to Noelle Sterner early on Tuesday, bunching three hits for a pair of runs against the Brooke Point pitching ace in the first ...

Colonial Forge High School senior turns trash into art

Elena Ahwee–Marrah believes that one person's trash is another person's art.

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: 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.

Stafford student piles up $1.8M in scholarship offers  Inside NoVA

Armon Barnes is a senior in the International Baccalaureate program at Brooke Point High School in Stafford who has a big decision to make.

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.

Virginia Secretary of Education tells Stafford school officials he wants to move away from 'toxic' standardized tests

Stafford County schools Superintendent Scott Kizner calls Virginia Secretary of Education Atif Qarni “one of the hardest-working, most-compassionate leaders to ...

H.S. girls basketball: PH claims state quarterfinals spot by topping Brooke Point  Roanoke Times

STAFFORD — Patrick Henry coach Mike Hedrick shielded his bangs as a trio of Patriots commenced an aerial assault with water bottles.

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, ...

Students of the Month: March | News |

Nikki Thomas, the daughter of Alexis and Rodney Thomas, is a senior at Brooke Point High School. Nikki is a member of Spanish Club and Spanish National ...

Fredericksburg high school mourns 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Students of the Month: November | News |

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

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.

Kaine visits Stafford school to brainstorm solutions to teacher shortage

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine visited Stafford County on Friday morning to discuss the nationwide teacher shortage and ways to increase “respect for the profession.”

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 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.”

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 ...

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 ...

High school sports roundup: Jackson nets overtime winner as Knights slay Cougars in semis

Kamber Jackson scored off an assist from Madison Pittman in the second overtime to give Spotsylvania a 2-1 win over Courtland in the Battlefield District girls ...

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.

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: February | News |

Andrew Sammel, the son of Thomas and Linda Sammel, is a senior at Brooke Point High School. Andrew is a member of National Honor Society, The National ...

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 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: 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.

Alumna offers Brooke Point student the experience of a lifetime

Quanika Thomas, owner of Nina's Boutique, granted Brooke Point High School junior Leslie Bond's prom wishes of a lifetime.

15-year-old boy arrested for threats to bomb, 'shoot up' Brooke Point HS  WJLA

STAFFORD, Va. ABC7 A 15-year-old boy has been arrested for threatening to bomb Brooke Point High School and shoot students, according to a statement ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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: May and June | Local |

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

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.

High school football practice opens with plenty of new coaches

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

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 ...

Students of the Month: April | Local |

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

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

A WISH FOR OUR WORLD: A smile for a smile

A smile for a smile would be nice. I'll smile at people, and they'll smile back, it's like we traded.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

To help educators prepare for the final month before the midterm elections, we have collected ideas submitted by teachers and added some of our own to create ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

'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 ...

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.

Head of the Class: Brooke Point's valedictorian plans to become a pediatrician

BROOKE POINT: Dorothy Castelly. Valedictorian of Brooke Point High School Class of 2017. FAMILY: Parents Harry and Marjorie Castelly, siblings Charles and ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Lady Comets earn state tourney berth with 3-1 win over North Stafford HS

The Halifax County High School softball team is headed to the Virginia High School League Division 5 State Tournament.

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 ...

Stafford hires Dodd as new activities director | Sports

Stafford High School named Chris Dodd as its new assistant principal of athletics and activities Tuesday.

Stafford schools recognize service employees of the year  Inside NoVA

Kayla Knudson, of Conway Elementary School, is the recipient of the *service* employee of the year car sponsored by the division's business partner, Apple ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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?

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

STEVE DeSHAZO: Shegog becoming more worldly in her professional career

As she listened to the commencement speaker at her brother Anthony's commencement ceremony in Blacksburg Saturday, Chay Shegog began to look ahead.

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.

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.

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