Christchurch grad on TV show ‘Shark Tank’ Friday
Kyle Byrd of Jamaica in Middlesex County, a 2010 graduate of Christchurch School, will be a contestant on ABC’s hit show “Shark Tank” at 8 p.m. this Friday, September 26. Byrd and his business partner, Bill Shuey of McLean, will pitch their company “Amber” to the panel of billionaire entrepreneuers.
09.24.2014Joe Cameron among 4 to be inducted into CCS Hall of Fame Saturday
On Saturday, September 27, a local legend will be inducted into the Christchurch School Hall of Fame for Lifetime Achievement. The late Joseph Cameron of Middlesex County was a beloved chef and dietitian at the school for 45 years.
09.24.2014Academy holding apple sale
The Chesapeake Academy Parents and Patrons Association (CAPPA) is holding its annual apple sale now through October 17. Fuji, Winesap and Granny Smith apples will be delivered fresh from Dickie Brothers Orchard in Roseland. The apples will be available by the peck, half-bushel, and bushel.
09.24.2014RI Alumni recognize scholarship winners
The Rappahannock Industrial (RI) Academy Alumni Association held its Annual Meeting and Banquet recently at Essex Intermediate School. The association celebrates the history and legacy of the RI Academy, a private boarding school for African-Americans that was in operation in Essex County from 1902 to 1948.