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Virginia school district appeals mandate forcing boys and girls to share bathrooms  Lifesite

This has been one of the most high-profile transgender bathroom cases in the country.



Delayed by Dorian  Daily Press

The majority of high school sport events in the region have been delayed and rescheduled because of Hurricane Dorian. All practices, events and offseason ...



Dorian could make landfall along the Crystal Coast; expected to arrive in ENC overnight  WTVC

Hurricane Dorian is at a category two over the Atlantic, moving northeast at 10 mph with wind speeds up to 100 mph. Chief Meteorologist Donnie Cox says the ...



Judge to decide whether transgender man was discriminated against while a student at Gloucester High School  WTKR News 3

Gavin Grimm is suing the Gloucester County School Board and appeared back in court on Tuesday morning asking for a summary judgment, meaning the case ...



Transgender man wins discrimination case against Gloucester County school board  WTKR News 3

A federal judge in the Eastern District of Virginia ruled that a transgender man was discriminated against while a student at Gloucester High School.



390 expected at GHS graduation  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Gloucester High School will hold its 66th annual commencement at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Kaplan Arena at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg.



WV lawsuit: School official harassed trans teen in bathroom  WHSV

A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a West Virginia transgender student who said an assistant principal harassed him when he tried to use the boys' bathroom.



School official harassed trans teen in bathroom, lawsuit claims  NBCNews.com

The lawsuit alleges an assistant principal followed a trans student into the boys' bathroom at a West Virginia high school and said, "You freak me out."



W.Va. Lawsuit: School Official Harassed Trans Teen in Bathroom  WOUB

By: John Raby | AP Posted on: Thursday, August 29, 2019. < < Back to. CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a West Virginia ...



Student found with a loaded gun at Kentucky high school  fox23maine.com

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WDKY) - Scott County Schools has confirmed a student was found with a gun at the newly-opened Great Crossing High School in ...



Gloucester considers amending bathroom policy for trans students  WTVR CBS 6 News

GLOUCESTER COUNTY, Va. -- Gavin Grimm was 14 years old, in 2014, when he took a plea to the Gloucester County School Board asking for the right to use ...



Students sickened by pot-laced brownies at Ohio high school  fox23maine.com

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - A student faces felonious assault charges for allegedly bringing marijuana-laced brownies to Woodward Career Technical High School.



Gloucester County School Board appeals judge’s transgender discrimination ruling  WTVR CBS 6 News

The Gloucester County School Board is appealing a federal judge's decision that its restroom policy discriminates against transgender students.



Renovations at GHS not to exceed $36.6M  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Renovations at Gloucester High School will not exceed $36.6 million. The Gloucester County Board of Supervisors made the decision during a budget work ...



'There's no way': Supervisors reject putting Gloucester High School improvements on November ballot  Daily Press

Citing poor timing and lack of information, the Gloucester County Board of Supervisors said no to adding a bond referendum for improvements to the high school ...



Gloucester High School: Repair ($43M) or replace ($65M)?  Daily Press

As a part of a master plan study for improvements at Gloucester High School, members of the community are invited to attend a tour and film screening on Nov.



Job fair to be held June 22 at GHS  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The third annual Middle Peninsula Job Fair and Expo will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 22, at Gloucester High School. The job fair will provide ...



Transgender bathroom policy, if adopted by school board, could help settle long-running lawsuit in Gloucester  Daily Press

An attorney for the Gloucester County School Board on Tuesday gave the board a rundown of a new student bathroom policy that would allow transgender ...



Bond set for teen arrested in high school football game shooting that injured 10  WTVC

MOBILE, Ala. (WEAR) — The 17-year-old accused of firing a gun at Ladd-Peebles Stadium Friday night and injuring more than a half-dozen people has been ...



Spain: Woman's body found in search for missing Olympian  WTVC

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police have found a woman's body in a mountainous area near Madrid where officers have been searching for former alpine ski racer ...



Tennessee teacher charged after sending a student inappropriate texts  Fox 56

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WTVC) – Less than two weeks after being accused of sending a student inappropriate texts, the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office in ...



Gloucester school board mum on transgender bathroom policy change; no vote scheduled  Daily Press

Three dozen people weighed in Tuesday on a new proposal being considered by the Gloucester County School Board: That transgender students can use the ...



'Straight pride' parade draws marchers, protesters  WTVC

BOSTON (AP) — A "straight pride" parade and counter-demonstration went off in Boston Saturday without any major conflicts reported between the two groups.



Dallas Holocaust museum takes visitors from WWII to today  WTVC

DALLAS (AP) — The Holocaust museum in Dallas is getting ready to open its doors on a new building that will also include information about other genocides, ...



Last of its kind rocket puts GPS satellite in orbit  WTVC

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A rocket that's the last of its kind has delivered the newest, most powerful GPS satellite to orbit for the Air Force. United Launch ...



Lawsuit: Assistant principal harassed trans teen in school bathroom  FOX 29 News Philadelphia

A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a West Virginia transgender male who said an assistant principal harassed him when he tried to use the boys' bathroom, ...



Gloucester School Board reconsidering transgender bathroom policy that sparked lawsuit  Virginian-Pilot

Nearly a year and a half after graduating from Gloucester High School, Gavin Grimm continues his lawsuit against the school division with a bench trial on the ...



Gloucester School Board plans to appeal judge's transgender decision  Daily Press

The Gloucester School Board said it plans to appeal a federal judge's recent decision that its restroom policy discriminates against transgender students.



Who Is Gavin Grimm? High School Student's Case May Bring End to Transgender Bathroom Ban in Virginia  Newsweek

Gavin Grimm, a 19-year-old trans rights activist and educator, may be on the cusp of victory in a years-long legal battle against his former school district, which ...



Retired Vice Admiral inspects Gloucester NJROTC unit  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Gloucester High School NJROTC unit received high marks from a high ranking Navy man during its annual inspection on Feb. 1. Retired Vice Admiral ...



W. Va. ambulance EMS director arrested, accused of missing and tampering with narcotics  WTVC

BRAXTON COUNTY, W. Va. (WCHS/WVAH) – The Braxton County Ambulance EMS director has been arrested after a county employee walked into her office ...



State champs  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Gloucester High School field hockey players pulled out a 2-1 double overtime victory over Deep Run Saturday to win the VHSL Class 5 State Championship at ...



The year in review  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

JANUARY: A coastal storm blankets the region with 4-8 inches of snow and frigid temperatures; shutting down most businesses, offices and schools for several ...



Judge ends case against Epstein, with a nod to the accusers  fox23maine.com

A judge formally ended the criminal case against Jeffrey Epstein on Thursday, but not without a final tribute to the women who spoke out against the financier.



Tropical Storm Dorian forms in Atlantic, likely to grow  KTVL

MIAMI (AP) — A newly formed tropical depression has strengthened into the fourth tropical storm of this year's Atlantic hurricane season. The U. S. National ...



Gloucester High School scholarship recipients  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Members of the Gloucester High School Class of 2018 received a total of $2,082,454 in scholarships, according to the GHS School Counseling Office.



Kushner president says settlement rejected in Maryland probe  WTVC

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A real estate company once run by President Donald Trump's son-in-law has rejected a settlement offer from Maryland's attorney ...



Lam says she hasn't resigned because it's easy way out  WTVC

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said Tuesday she has never tendered her resignation to China over the anti-government protests that have ...



U.S. airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend  Fox 56

DALLAS (AP) — Airlines expect record crowds over the week-long Labor Day period, continuing a rise in travel that has boosted the airlines' profits all year.



Gloucester High School parents concerned with overcrowding  13newsnow.com

GLOUCESTER, Va. (WVEC) -- With the start of school just weeks away, several Gloucester County parents are concerned that the high school is overcrowded.



Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes 6 injuries  WTVC

Spectators are tended to after a lightning strike on the course left several injured during a weather delay in the third round of the Tour Championship golf ...



355 GHS grads well prepared to take the next step  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Another graduating class is now ready to enter college, trade school, and the workforce, as 355 students crossed the stage of Kaplan Arena on the campus of ...



Man tries to lure student walking home from bus stop in Gloucester Co., officials say  WTKR News 3

A middle school student said a suspicious man tried to lure him while he was walking home from the bus stop Thursday, officials with the Gloucester County ...



New post home dedicated in Gloucester  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

After nearly a decade of planning and diligent work, American Legion Post 75, Gloucester, officially opened and dedicated its new building during a special ...



Gloucester School Board approves new start and end times  Daily Press

The Gloucester School Board approved a schedule that adds 20 minutes to the high school day, 15 minutes to the middle school day, and five minutes to the ...



Afghan official: Wedding attack's death toll rises to 80  WTVC

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The death toll in a suicide bombing at a Kabul wedding claimed by the Islamic State affiliate in Afghanistan has risen to 80, ...



DOJ: Immigration jail shouldn't have to pay detainees minimum wage  WTVC

The Trump administration is opposing Washington state's effort to make a privately run, for-profit immigration jail pay detainees minimum wage for the work they ...



Northern Va. school systems unite behind transgender student in landmark case  Washington Post

Four Northern Virginia school systems are declaring in court their support for the rights of transgender students, weighing in on a landmark case involving a ...



14 GHS swimmers qualify for regionals  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

After finishing the winter season on Jan. 16, the Gloucester High School swim team shifted its focus to regional competition. The season ended with a record of ...



Iran says oil aboard tanker pursued by US sold; buyer unnamed  WTVC

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Monday announced that the 2. 1 million barrels of crude aboard an Iranian oil tanker pursued by the U. S. has been sold to an ...



GHS Class of '19 receives $3M+ in scholarships  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Gloucester High School graduates received more than $3 million in college scholarships during Senior Scholarship Night held June 3 at GHS. Graduates and ...



Hezbollah leader: Israeli drones over Lebanon will be downed  WTVC

BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah said Sunday that his group will confront and shoot down any Israeli drones that enter Lebanese ...



Africa is the 'fire continent' but blazes differ from Amazon  WTVC

This Aug. 26, 2019 satellite image provided by NASA shows the African continent. While the world has turned its gaze to fires blazing in Brazil's Amazon ...



Judge sides with Gloucester transgender student on bathroom access issue  Daily Press

A federal judge on Tuesday sided with a Gloucester transgender student on whether he should have been able to use the bathroom of his choice in the public ...



Bolsonaro suggests NGOs setting Amazon fires, gives no proof  WTVC

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's official monitoring agency is reporting a sharp increase in wildfires this year, and President Jair Bolsonaro suggested ...



President Trump cancels Poland trip as Hurricane Dorian approaches Florida  KTVL

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday canceled his planned weekend trip to Poland as Hurricane Dorian barrels toward Florida. Trump ...



Gloucester Class of 2018 graduates after years of grit and perseverance  Daily Press

The Gloucester High School Class of 2018 had to persevere for years to get to the graduation stage, they were told during commencement Saturday morning.



Memorial Day services to be held Sunday  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

American Legion posts in Gloucester and Mathews will hold Memorial Day services Sunday afternoon in the two counties. Mathews Post 83 will hold its ...



Team starts planning process for improvements at Gloucester High School  Daily Press

Members of a conceptual design team discussed Tuesday the challenges and opportunities that will shape and mold the future of Gloucester High School.



Dukes make history; beat Crabbers, 16-13  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Gloucester Dukes football team made history this week, defeating the Hampton Crabbers for the first time in program history thanks to a clutch field goal with ...



LHS track teams hang tough in Gloucester High School Invitational  Rappahannock Record

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi. The Lancaster boys track team won three events and added six others in the scoring column last Saturday to finish fifth in the ...



US District Court sides with Gavin Grimm  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

A federal district court judge has ruled in favor of former Gloucester High School student Gavin Grimm and his discrimination suit against the Gloucester County ...



For GHS wrestling, two underclassmen lead by example  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

From the outside, the home of Gloucester High School's wrestling program doesn't look like much. The faded metal building has no windows and borders the ...



Veteran walking 900 miles for suicide awareness  KTVL

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich. (WPBN/WGTU) -- More than 20 veterans die by suicide every day. That's according to Mission 22, an organization working ...



Gloucester native now a Navy flier  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

A 2008 Gloucester High School graduate and Gloucester native is currently serving with a U.S. Navy strike fighter squadron that flies one of the world's most ...



School dress code enforcement called into question in Gloucester  Daily Press

Gloucester School Board members recently tackled the issue of who gets to enforce the dress code and how it's done appropriately.



Florida set to execute serial killer who preyed on gay men  KTVL

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A serial killer who preyed on older, gay men during an eight-month spree that left six dead on or near the U. S. East Coast a quarter ...



Active shooter drill  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Gloucester County held a full-scale active shooter exercise Monday morning at Page Middle School to test county, school division and the sheriff's office ...



Federal judge rules Virginia school's transgender bathroom policy is discriminatory  NBCNews.com

A federal judge in Virginia ruled Friday that a school board's transgender bathroom ban discriminated against a former student, Gavin Grimm.



GHS, MHS graduation ceremonies Saturday  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Gloucester High School is set to graduate 442 seniors, while Mathews High School is expected to hand diplomas to 90 graduates, during a pair of ...



Federal court hears final arguments in Gavin Grimm case  Metro Weekly

A federal judge will decide whether the Gloucester County School Board violated former student Gavin Grimm's rights by barring him from the boys' restroom.



Gloucester parents, community members attend tour, film screening at high school  Daily Press

Less than 70 community members – out of 350 available registration slots – attended a tour and a film screening Monday night at Gloucester High School.



Gloucester considering changes to school day hours  Daily Press

Administrators and staff are expected to head back to the drawing board next week to come up with new options for start and end times after the school board ...



Graduation 2018  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Students, their families and teachers made the trip to Williamsburg on Saturday morning for Gloucester High School's 65th commencement ceremony.



Police: No space savers until noon for Horribles, fireworks  Gloucester Daily Times

Anyone planning to stake out space for viewing Wednesday night's Fishtown Horribles parade will have to wait until noon, or face having their chairs, blankets ...



Retiree and recent grad compete for at-large seat on Gloucester School Board  Daily Press

Both candidates for the Gloucester School Board's open at-large seat have ties to the school division: Brenda Mack's granddaughter goes to Abingdon ...



7 shot at toddler's birthday party in Maryland  KTVL

PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. (WJLA) — Police say seven partygoers were shot during an altercation at a birthday party for a 2-year-old in Camp Springs, ...



International Space Station crew relocates Soyuz capsule  KTVL

MOSCOW (AP) — The crew of the International Space Station on Monday successfully relocated a Soyuz space capsule to another docking port to facilitate the ...



Gloucester school board seeks to appeal court ruling in Gavin Grimm case  WTVR CBS 6 News

GLOUCESTER, Va. — The Gloucester County School Board announced Friday that it will seek to appeal a decision last month that went in favor of Gavin Grimm, ...



Gloucester High School cheer squad competes in VHSL Region One Competition  wtkr.com

Gloucester County, Va. - The cheering Dukes of Gloucester High School competed in the VHSL Regional One Cheerleading Competition. NewsChannel 3's ...



Taylor continues hot start as Dukes down Warriors  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Gloucester High School varsity baseball team's undefeated train kept rolling last Thursday, as the Dukes travelled to Kecoughtan and took care of the ...



VFW state commander visits Gloucester post  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

VFW Virginia State Commander Ken Wiseman visited Gloucester Post 8252 Friday afternoon. The visit was the first leg of a tour of the First District, according to ...



Walker caps GHS wrestling career with state title  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Gloucester High School senior Cameron Walker left the mat on top in his final match, clinching a state championship in the process. Walker has chased his ...



Shift in team culture lays groundwork for GHS track success  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Ainsley Miller and Aaron Shipe are junior and senior leaders on a young Gloucester High School track and field team that is gearing up for the regional meet to ...



Kidnapped 7-year-old girl escaped capture by jumping out of suspect's car  Fox 56

SAN ANTONIO (WOAI/KABB) – Kidnapped 7-year-old girl escaped capture by jumping out of suspect's carA San Antonio man faces kidnapping charges after a ...



Daffodil Festival opens Saturday  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

This weekend, thousands of residents and visitors are expected to flock to Gloucester's Main Street to attend the 33rd annual Gloucester Daffodil Festival.



JF names new football, basketball coaches  WSET

FOREST, Va. (WSET) -- Jefferson Forest High School has announced their new football and basketball coaches. Paul White has been named the new head ...



Championship ring  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Thirty state championship rings were handed out during a special ceremony honoring the 2018 Gloucester High School field hockey team Monday evening at ...



Virginia Youth Train to Become Traffic Safety Advocates  NBC 29 News

More than 115 teens from across the commonwealth will be arriving at James Madison University for a week of educational and hands-on activities that focus on ...



High turnout expected for Tuesday's midterm elections  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

With the rate of absentee voters already having cast their ballot increasing over the last midterm election, Tuesday's Election Day turnout is expected to be high ...



Virginia teacher fired for refusing to call transgender student male pronouns  WTKR News 3

In a unanimous decision, the West Point Public School Board voted to terminate a teacher who refused to call a male transgender student by his pronouns.



Oyster Cove expands showroom, storage facilities  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Friday marked the maiden voyage for the expanded Oyster Cove Boatworks and Yacht Brokerage, as the Gloucester business celebrated the expansion of its ...



Gavin Grimm just wanted to use the bathroom. He didn't think the nation would debate it.  The Washington Post

A Gloucester County high school boys' room has put this Tidewater community at the center of the debate over transgender rights.



Gloucester golf  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

The Gloucester High School golf team opened its 2018 season yesterday with a host of Peninsula District teams at the Gloucester Country Club. Representing ...



Gloucester superintendent proposes salary increases, more local funding in FY18 budget  Daily Press

The first draft of a proposed fiscal year 2018 spending plan for Gloucester County Public Schools suggests a $1.4 million increase in local funding and a range ...



GHS men's junior quad wins state gold medal  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

Gloucester High School's Titus Fox, Jeb Hutson, Zane Musick-Williams and Mitchell Moore produced a gold medal performance on Saturday in the Virginia ...



Gloucester approves new middle school zones  Daily Press

Over 1,300 students will once again be divided between two Gloucester County middle schools in the fall based on a redistricting plan approved Tuesday night ...



Rural coastal residents along the Chesapeake Bay overlooked in sea level rise impacts, solutions  Virginian-Pilot

Researchers say rural coastal communities are overlooked in discussions about impacts of sea level rise and how to address it.



U.S. Army tests combat vehicles for 'next generation' at Camp Grayling  KTVL

CRAWFORD COUNTY, Mich. , (WPBN/WGTU) -- The U. S. Army put what they are calling its combat vehicle for the next generation to the test. The set of three ...



'Remember our fallen comrades'  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

In a pair of ceremonies Sunday afternoon, residents of Gloucester and Mathews took time out of their holiday weekends to reflect on the true meaning of the ...



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