HCPS COVID Mitigation Procedures

Jack Harenchar Staff Writer As the craziness of the 2020-2021 school year winds down, in-person students prepare to say a summer’s farewell to HCPS’ extensive COVID mitigation procedures. Between the “sneeze guards” on desks, countless packages of sanitizing wipes, one-way hallways, and new sign out procedures, HCPS and Freeman spent valuable time and money to … Continue reading HCPS COVID Mitigation Procedures

The West End’s Forgotten Civil War Story

Hank Thompson Staff Writer Virginia is full of  dozens of signs, locations, plaques, and monuments to civil war history, especially across downtown Richmond and Mechanicsville. Yet it seems the West End was left untouched by this conflict, however, this was not the case. During the Spring of 1864, an ambitious cavalry raid was led on … Continue reading The West End’s Forgotten Civil War Story