Pennies for Haiti raises $1,900
Recently the PTO and Builders Club at St. Clare Walker Middle School held a “penny war” called Pennies for Haiti. The school collected pennies in a jar for points. Any silver that was put into the jar was deducted from the point total. The homeroom with the most points won a pizza party and ice cream.
03.17.2010Program to focus on underage drinking
Underage drinking is an important community concern. Among eighth-graders, about 1 in 20 (5.4%) reported being drunk at least once in the past month. Nearly 1 out of every 7 tenth-graders (14.4%), and about 2 out of every 7 twelfth-graders (27.6%) reported being drunk at least once in the last month.
03.17.2010MES talent show tonight
The Middlesex Elementary School (MES) PTO is sponsoring the “MES Got Talent” show on Thursday, March 18, at 7 p.m. at the school. MES families are encouraged to come out for an entertaining evening of song, dance, magic and music.
03.17.2010Area band to perform
On Saturday, March 20, Northumberland High School in Heathsville will host the Northern Neck-Middle Peninsula Area Band concert featuring 184 of the area’s best middle school and high school musicians.