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‘Nail-Biting’ Recount Over Va District 94 Delegate Proves ‘Every Vote Counts’

‘Nail-Biting’ Recount Over Va District 94 Delegate Proves ‘Every Vote Counts’

| December 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Occoquan Democrats Congratulate Delegate-Elect Shelly Simonds of the 94th District. Her win could not have been any closer, and yet it significantly changed the make up of the Virginia House of Delegates, making it an even 50/50 split.

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UPDATE: Missing Woodbridge Man Found

UPDATE: Missing Woodbridge Man Found

| December 19, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Detectives made contact with a family member who was reportedly in communication with Musab Mohamed El-Sheikh over the weekend.

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Include Diverse Populations When Zoning PWCS’s 13th High School

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Include Diverse Populations When Zoning PWCS’s 13th High School

| December 14, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The 13th high school in PWCS is expected to open for the 2021-22 school year, but the school board is already seeking community input. If we are a community that cares about the wellbeing and education of our students, we will not allow the inevitable redistricting process to further segregate our county’s high schools.

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Prince William Assoc. Superintendent Prepares Thanksgiving Dinner for Family in Need

Prince William Assoc. Superintendent Prepares Thanksgiving Dinner for Family in Need

| December 12, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Bob Eichorn, Principal of New Directions Alternative Education Center, acknowledged Prince William County Schools’ Association Superintendent of Student Learning, Rita Goss, for preparing a Thanksgiving dinner for a New Direction staff member in need.

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Students Shine in Glenkirk’s Got Talent! 2017

Students Shine in Glenkirk’s Got Talent! 2017

| December 7, 2017 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

More than three dozen elementary students took to the stage Wednesday, Oct. 25, proving that Glenkirk’s Got Talent! The two-hour show, sponsored by the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO), featured third-, fourth-, and fifth-grade singers, musicians, dancers, a beatboxer, a Tae Kwon Do demonstration and more.

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Santa Visits Neighborhoods with Nokesville Fire Dept.

Santa Visits Neighborhoods with Nokesville Fire Dept.

| December 3, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

Nokeville Fire Department is happy to announce that we will once again be escorting Santa to see all of the good boys and girls of our first due (primary coverage area) for Nokesville, Bristow, and Gainesville.

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Prince William School Board Welcomes Student Representative

Prince William School Board Welcomes Student Representative

| December 1, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Kate Arnold a Hylton High School student joins the Prince William County School Board as a non-voting student representative.

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Prince William DMV to Offer Services at Local Libraries

Prince William DMV to Offer Services at Local Libraries

| December 1, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

Representatives from the Virginia Division of Motor Vehicles, or DMV, will open “DMV Connects” at several area libraries on certain days, during the months of December and January, to help residents get identification cards, drivers’ licenses, veterans’ ID cards, vehicle titles, registrations and more.

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Supervisor Lawson to Hold Meeting to Discuss Rollins Ford Park

Supervisor Lawson to Hold Meeting to Discuss Rollins Ford Park

| November 29, 2017 | 1 Comment | Community

Residents of Brentsville and Prince William County are invited to join Brentsville Supervisor Jeanine Lawson and members of the Department of Parks & Recreation to discuss the future of Rollins Ford Park.

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State Police Detail Fatal Crashes in Fairfax over Thanksgiving Weekend

State Police Detail Fatal Crashes in Fairfax over Thanksgiving Weekend

| November 27, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

There were two fatal crashes on highways in Fairfax County over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, according to Virginia State Police.

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