The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester at The University of Alabama: James David Cover, David Terrance Edwards, Benedict Elia, Claudia Emerson Long, Mackenzie B. O’Barr and Caroline Victoria Pedante, of Glen Allen; and Jack Connor Johnson, Patricia Claire Calkins, Finley Cabell Griffin, Shelley Palmer, Margaret Kelly Smith and Laura Mitchell Valentine, […]

Henrico student honored at SkillsUSA Championships

Bailey Hall, a student at Advanced Career Education Center at Hermitage H.S., was awarded a Skill Point Certificate in Graphics Imaging-Sublimation at the 2018 SkillsUSA Championships held in Louisville, Kentucky in June. The SkillsUSA Championships is the largest skill competition in the world and covers 1.4 million square feet, equivalent to 20 football fields or 25 acres. More than 6,300 […]

DRPT, VDOT fund expansions of Amtrak parking lots

Jackson Puckey has had his fair share of less-than-perfect visits to the Amtrak station on Staples Mill Road. “I’ve travelled through the station several times and, without fail, the person dropping me off or picking me up has had great difficulty with the infrastructure,” said Puckey, a University of Richmond student from South Carolina. “The last time I was there, […]