‘Backpack Buddy’ seeks sponsors
The Backpack Buddy program sponsored through The Cryer Center provides backpacks of food for needy children in Middlesex County every weekend and on school vacations throughout the year. Each pack has enough food for three meals a day for each child who receives it.
08.10.2011RI Academy alumni to hold annual banquet
The Rappahannock Industrial Academy Alumni Association will hold its annual meeting and banquet on Saturday, August 13, at 1 p.m. at Essex Intermediate School, 912 Intermediate School Circle, just off of Marsh Street in Tappahannock.
08.10.2011Kim Traver appointed as new Director of Development at Christchurch School
Christchurch School recently appointed Kim Traver as their new Director of Development starting July 2011. Traver will manage Christchurch School’s Alumni and Development Office. Traver is a veteran independent school administrator with extensive independent school experience.
08.09.2011Back-to-school tax-free weekend begins Friday
During this 3-day period, purchases of certain school supplies, clothing and footwear will be exempt from Virginia sales tax. To receive the exemption, each school-supply item must be priced at $20 or less, and each eligible article of clothing and footwear must be priced at $100 or less.