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School equity audit to begin

Isle of Wight County Schools will undergo what Superintendent Dr. Jim Thornton has termed an “equity audit” this fall. According to a proposal by Dr. ... Read more

14 hours ago by Stephen Faleski.

School Board approves maximum price for Hardy

Building a new Hardy Elementary School will cost Isle of Wight County $33.7 million — $33,733,422 to be exact. That’s the guaranteed maximum price the ... Read more

14 hours ago by Stephen Faleski.

Public Works building comes in under budget

Windsor Town Manager William Saunders provided a capital projects update to the Town Council during its Sept. 14 meeting, highlighting the Public Works building coming ... Read more

14 hours ago by Titus Mohler.

NAACP pres. objects to Redistricting Task Force member

Isle of Wight NAACP President Valerie Butler has objected to the appointment of Volpe Boykin on the county’s 2021 redistricting task force. Isle of Wight’s ... Read more

14 hours ago by Stephen Faleski.

How to vote early

Early in-person voting for the Nov. 2 election begins Sept. 17. Registered voters can visit their county registrar’s office Monday through Friday during normal business ... Read more

14 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Bus delays mar first week of school

Virginia Breen’s mother has to arrive at her job by 5:40 a.m. and often doesn’t get home until after 7:30 that evening. She’s a bus ... Read more

14 hours ago by Stephen Faleski.

Pan Ham winners announced

The winners of the Isle of Wight County Museum’s annual Pan Ham photo contest have been announced, and all three winners are from Virginia. Matthew ... Read more

14 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Where were you?

We asked readers for their memories of where they were, what they were doing and their reactions on Sept. 11, 2001. Below are the responses ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

IW teachers remember 9/11

When al-Qaida terrorists hijacked American Airlines Flight 11 and forced it to collide with the north tower of the World Trade Center, Windsor Elementary School ... Read more

1 week ago by Stephen Faleski.

Help available for veterans

Veterans who may feel in need of extra help lately have a lifeline available in the Western Tidewater Community Services Board. The board covers Suffolk, ... Read more

1 week ago by Tracy Agnew.

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