Bedford County Public Schools won't implement the Virginia Department of Education's model policies regarding the treatment of transgender students.
Martin Leamy, Bedford County School Board district 7, and Kathy Byron, Virginia House of Delegates district 22, speak out in opposition to the…
The Virginia Lottery Board was about to adopt emergency regulations for the new casino industry in early February when one of its members, Chris Tsui, let agency leaders know that a potential casino operator in Richmond had approached him about operating a restaurant in a casino resort it had proposed in South Richmond.
The county School Board agreed this past week that health measures for a handful of upcoming activities before the Aug. 12 start of the school year will follow that guidance as the board prepares to take a vote on a full school plan next month.
Virginia Beach police are investigating comments on social media that encouraged violence against the district’s School Board members. The comments reflect an escalation of tension over the issue of masks in schools.
Virginia Beach police are investigating comments on social media that encouraged violence against the district’s School Board members.
Critical race theory has expanded beyond academia into mainstream America, including Southwest Virginia.
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Local school boards around the country are increasingly becoming cauldrons of anger and political division, boiling with disputes over such issues as COVID-19 mask rules, the treatment of transgender students and how to teach the history of racism and slavery in America.
Critical race theory is not being taught in Bedford County Public Schools, division officials said Thursday.
Now that I am retired, I discover I have been teaching critical race theory for the last 40 years without knowing it.
Certain key operational points, however, remain in flux as some pandemic measures pertaining to schools are controlled by the governor’s office.
Recommendations in a new study of the Virginia Parole Board include doubling its size, supplementing its staff and operating with more transparency.
Tis the season of investigations. We recently had the investigation the state ordered into Virginia Military Institute. Now we have the invest…
A group of more than 50 county residents demanded lifting of mask and social distancing requirements and a ban on teaching critical race theory in Franklin County schools.
Teresa Sizemore-Hernandez will serve on Salem School Board through the end of 2021, when city council will appoint two new school board members to serve two-year terms.
Abby Anderson, 17, also served as a student member of the Franklin County School Board this past year. "I’ve been able to witness history being made," she said.
Several state community colleges will change their names while others have expressed interest in not doing so.
Lethia Hammond has served as an assistant commonwealth's attorney for the past 11 years in Botetourt County.
The Roanoke County School Board is accepting applications for the Catawba District seat that will become vacant in June.
Roanoke is among 15 school boards in Virginia whose members are appointed and not elected. That could soon change.
The former reporter and teacher said he wants to further bridge the gaps between MCPS and the community at large.
The investigator who reported a pattern of violations by the Democratic-appointed Virginia Parole Board sought whistleblower status, but was placed on leave and then fired.