Byrd Elementary’s Robotics Team excels in regional tournament
The Byrd Elementary Robotics team had an amazing season.
The show must go on
Despite obstacles, couple continues to light up section of Rockville Road
School division receives blemish-free financial audit
Past problems involved lack of internal controls
Dad gains new appreciation for kids’ boundless energy
It was one of those weeks you’d rather forget. It was clearly a case of too few hours to achieve what I needed to get done.
Nontraditonal students offer example of courage
For the past several months, I’ve been fortunate enough to watch an unexpectedly inspiring scene unfold.
Goochland park earns statewide recognition
County’s Leakes Mill Park named among Virginia’s best new recreation facilities
BOS, Planning Commission hammering out guidelines for mixed-use developments
New category would allow for projects featuring retail, residential components
Clerk retiring after 36 years of service
Turner led office into digital age, worked to preserve historic records
Not perfect is perfectly OK
By Roslyn Ryan/ Editor
Two educators left lasting legacies behind
By Jim Ridolphi/ Contributing Columnist
Sunday, Dec. 14
Putting your vegetable garden to bed as winter approaches
By Jan Crampton/ Master Gardener
After loss, Bulldogs stay home for the holidays
Goochland's season ends with a 39-21 second round playoff loss to Brunswick.
"Small but mighty"
With only 34 swimmers this fall, the Goochland Manta Rays are one of the smallest swim teams in the area. But what they lack in numbers they make up for with enthusiasm. That’s why first-year head coach Helen Brown has dubbed them "small by mighty."
Gertrude Carter; Charlie Gilley; Arthur Parrish; Clara Jane White
A little about country life
Ask someone who has never lived in a small town to describe what life is like there, and they will probably trot out a number of familiar clichés, mostly centered around farms, fields and slow-drawling yokels in straw hats and blue overalls.
Byrd Elementary to host farmers market Nov. 18
Byrd Elementary School will host a Fall Farmers Market from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 18. The Fall Farmers Market will be held in the multi-purpose room at Byrd Elementary School (2704 Hadensville-Fife Road). Items such as plants, holiday it...
GFCFS Jingle Bell Bazaar set for Dec. 2
Goochland Free Clinic & Family Services (GFCFS) will host Jingle Bell Bazaar this year on Monday, Dec. 1, and Tuesday, Dec. 2, at the Richmond Country Club.
Letters to the Editor
Residents should be concerned about sludge permit application
Second Union hosting Fall Festival Saturday
Goochland’s Second Union (Rosenwald) School will be hosting a Fall Festival from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Oct. 18 to showcase the renovation that is taking place at the historic school, which educated African-American students from 1918 to 1959.
Fall Festival to take cue from the Wild West
Goochland will be hosting its 8th annual Fall Festival from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, and this year’s theme is straight out of the Wild West.
Goochland schools fully accredited
The Goochland County School District recently was notified that it was one of 22 school divisions — out of the 132 in Virginia — to have 100 percent of its schools earn full state accreditation.
On the hunt for a special kind of treasure
For almost as far back as I can remember, one of my favorite haunts has been the junk store.
Students go head to head with robots
Charlottesville-based Perrone Robotics, a company that develops infrastructure software, recently hosted the Byrd Elementary Robotics Team.