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Faith Community Notes | Religion | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

House of Victory Fredericksburg, James Monroe High School, 2300 Washington Ave., will host Family & Friends Day on Sunday. A block party will follow the ...



Community briefs | Announcements | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

The Chesapeake Bay Restoration Fund Advisory Committee is accepting applications for grants to support Chesapeake Bay-related education and restoration ...



King George High School DECA ready for international conference  Fredericksburg.com

The King George High School DECA chapter attended the DECA State Leadership Conference in Virginia Beach Convention Center. Countless hours of ...



King George High School student-athlete dies, school officials say  FOX 5 DC

A northern Virginia high school is mourning the death of one its students.



King George High School student surprises classmate with unexpected Christmas gift  FOX 5 DC

In an emotional video captured by peers, a teen from King George High School surprised a classmate with an unexpected Christmas gift.



King George's proposed budget includes more money for school and county workers as well as the Board of Supervisors with no tax increase for residents  Fredericksburg.com

King George County's proposed budget includes pay raises for teachers, county employees and Board of Supervisors members, but no tax increase for ...



King George supervisors discuss holding schools to same increase as other county departments  Fredericksburg.com

In the same breath that Jeff Bueche praised the county's “stellar” schools, the chairman of the King George Board of Supervisors said the School Board's request ...



KGHS student takes her skills out of the classroom and helps save a life  Fredericksburg.com

As Stephanie Denton test-drove a vehicle at a local car dealership in King George County, her mother Tricia Denton, noticed that the car was not performing well ...



Caroline swim coach praises King George kindness: ‘Never seen anything like it’  WTVR CBS 6 News

CAROLINE COUNTY, Va. — Caroline High School swim coach Christy Wright praised the opposing King George High School swim team's sportsmanship in a ...



Medical examiner says King George basketball player died from enlarged heart  Fredericksburg.com

The King George High School basketball player who collapsed in December died of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy—an enlarged heart muscle, according to the ...



King George basketball game doubles as memorial for A.J. Gibson  Fredericksburg.com

Lumped in among the matching black Nike PG 2.5 basketball shoes that paced about King George's pregame huddle on Thursday night was a single pair of ...



King George player who died after collapsing at basketball game was cheerful, popular  Fredericksburg.com

Anthony “A.J.” Gibson had the type of gregarious personality that made it difficult for coaches to stay upset with him for long.



Historical fiction on King George 'grounded in the truth'  Fredericksburg.com

Writing a novel set in King George County in the late 1950s gave Sean Gates the chance to revisit the county history he's always loved—and to embellish it with ...



Auctioneer from King George gets the nod as state 'Auctioneer of the Year'  Fredericksburg.com

It was some 20 years ago when Kelly Strauss found himself looking for a career change after moving here from the Christiansburg area where he grew up.



King George basketball player dies after suffering health emergency during game  Richmond.com

A King George High School basketball player died after suffering a health emergency during a game at Brooke Point High School Tuesday night, school officials ...



King George DECA students advance to State Leadership Conference  Fredericksburg.com

High school DECA chapters in District 19 competed in the DECA District Leadership Conference at the Spotsylvania Towne Center in November. Teams from ...



Battlefield District girls tournament championship: Martin's big game leads King George past Chancellor  Fredericksburg.com

Halia Ellis refers to teammate Brianna Martin as the “silent killer.” King George coach Neil Lyburn admits that he's occasionally lost track of his senior forward's ...



Overfelt, Greg | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Gregory Allan Overfelt, 64, of Richmond, Virginia, passed away at St. Mary's Hospital in the presence of his family on July 5, 2019 due to complications following ...



High school girls basketball preview: With Aguolu, Ellis back, King George looks to make up for 2017-18 setback  Fredericksburg.com

After King George point guard Halia Ellis was suspended three games late last season and standout forward Oma Aguolu suffered a sprained ankle that left her ...



Thompson, Matthew | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Matthew Ryan Thompson, 50, went to heaven Saturday, July 27, 2019. Matt attended Colonial Beach High School and King George High School. He worked as ...



High school notebook: King George announces hall of fame class  Fredericksburg.com

The latest King George High School Sports Hall of Fame class will include the first person from the county to receive a professional sports contract.



KG PLANS 'PALOOZA OF FUN' | Lifestyles | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

King George Parks and Recreation presents an end-of-summer “Palooza of Fun” from 4-8 p.m. Saturday at King George High School. The free event includes ...



Bishop encourages high school volunteers at WorkCamp  Arlington Catholic Herald

Bishop Michael F. Burbidge carries the monstrance with the Blessed Eucharist as part of adoration for WorkCamp volunteers in the gym of King George High ...



King George hires Yates as basketball coach | High School  Fredericksburg.com

King George High School athletic director Alex Fisher noticed the Foxes' basketball players and parents growing weary of change.



King George DECA competes at international conference | Announcements  Fredericksburg.com

The King George High School DECA Chapter was ready for the DECA International Career Development Conference in Orlando, Fla. The chapter sent 10 ...



From the Archives: King George County's inaugural Fall Festival a success  Fredericksburg.com

King George County's inaugural fall festival weathered an off-and-on drizzle and was proclaimed “a wonderful success” by the festival's chairman in October ...



Clodius, Roderick Forbes | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

RICHMOND VA Roderick Forbes Clodius, "Buddy", passed on February 14, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. A native of King George, Virginia he was born ...



Braden, III, Boyd Early "Smokey" | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Boyd Early "Smokey" Braden, III, 65, of King George County passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019 at his home, surrounded by loved ones. A native and lifelong ...



Some Gave All event helps veterans get in on the wheelchair games  Fredericksburg.com

The Some Gave All event might be known for the motorcycles it musters, but the memorial ride also helps another group on two wheels.



Morgan III, James Rollin "Buddy" | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

James Rollin "Buddy" Morgan, III, 55, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family and beloved pastor Rev. Dennis Newton, December 25th, 2018, after a ...



JMHS mourns death of student who collapsed during gym class Monday  Fredericksburg.com

James Monroe High School students stood in the school commons for 15 minutes of silence Tuesday morning to pay respects to a classmate who died Monday ...



Lucas, Jr., Harrison | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Harrison Maurice Lucas, Jr., the only son of the late Harrison Maurice Lucas, Sr. and Lillian Lou Lucas was born on February 24, 1968 in King George, VA.



Jeff Smith steps down as King George football coach  Fredericksburg.com

When Jeff Smith took over the King George High School football program in 2009, the Foxes were in dire straits.



Two King George high-schoolers offer 'Run Like a Girl' program aimed to inspire, empower  Fredericksburg.com

Having graced precious few starting lines in her young life, Kaitlin Csoka was a tad nervous Saturday morning waiting for the start of her first official 5k run.



Teaching perseverance, perspective and paying it forward through swimming  WTVR CBS 6 News

The Caroline HS swim team got some unexpected support from an unlikely place at a recent meet.



Vickers, Linda Jackson | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Linda Jackson Vickers, 74, of Colonial Beach passed away on Friday, May 24, 2019. She was born on September 15, 1944 in Shreveport Louisiana, the ...



Gibson, Anthony J. | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Anthony J. Gibson, 16, of King George passed away on December 4, 2018. Visitation will be on Saturday, December 8 at Cedell Brooks Funeral Home (Port ...



High school girls basketball: Foxes follow Ellis' lead, as King George downs Courtland  Fredericksburg.com

Halia Ellis holds myriad roles for the King George girls basketball team. The junior is among the Foxes' leading scoring threats, distributors and defenders.



High school football preview: King George | High School  Fredericksburg.com

The athleticism of leading rusher Jordan Aley and promising WB Cameron Schaub will be keys in the Foxes' wing-T formation. They'll be joined in the backfield ...



King George weighs changes to water authority over failure to respond to violations  Fredericksburg.com

For more than 18 months, King George County *Service* Authority General Manager Christopher Thomas ignored notices of violation from the state enforcement ...



Boys basketball, Region 4B play-in game: King George can't engineer final surge, fall to Hanover  Fredericksburg.com

King George battled to within one point of the lead twice in the last 30 seconds, but the go-ahead basket proved elusive, and the Foxes fell to Hanover in their.



Bushrod and fellow pros advise young players, raise funds for charity at Visualize and Rize camp  Fredericksburg.com

As a group of youth football campers sat in a circle outside at King George High School on Saturday afternoon, veteran NFL offensive lineman Jermon Bushrod ...



Lewis, William Homer | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

William "Homer" Lewis, 51, of King George County passed away April 3, 2019 at Mary Washington Hospital. William was a graduate of King George High School ...



Washington, Mary Elizabeth | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Mary Elizabeth Washington Carter, Born October 18, 1920 on the Washington family farm near Dahlgren in King George County, to Henry Thacker Washington ...



Bereavement and basketball: Celebrating KG's A.J. Gibson  Fredericksburg.com

Death is so strange. It happens to everyone, but then what? The emotions following a loss of life become even more difficult to parse when the deceased is a kid.



King George promotes Lunsford to head football coach  Fredericksburg.com

The King George High School administration didn't have to look far to find its next head football coach.



Portner, Dianne Morie | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Dianne M. Portner, 66, of King George County passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Dianne was the 1969 Virginia Soybean Queen. She was salutatorian ...



Difference Maker: King George school leaders say they can count on Amar Patel, 'no matter what'  Fredericksburg.com

T he most traumatizing moment of Amar Patel's life also turned out to be one of the most enlightening ones.



'One of a kind' King George student earns $180000 in scholarships  Fredericksburg.com

Franklin Rinko worked his scholarship applications like a part-time job his senior year at King George High School, earning a ticket to the college of his ...



Peyton, Shirley J. | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Shirley J. Peyton of King George County, Va. entered into eternal rest at VCU Critical Care Hospital, Richmond, Virginia, on Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Over the ...



Thanks to another Easter egg, Cyclones top Knights for district crown  Fredericksburg.com

Mikki Easter and her Eastern View girls soccer teammates have heard all the talk and they're aware of all the hype. The Cyclones have only allowed five goals ...



Once more, officials consider what to do with old King George Middle School  Fredericksburg.com

Should the old King George Middle School be torn down and something new built in its place?



Pro football: Having experienced professional joy and personal grief, Bushrod eyes a selfless future  Fredericksburg.com

When Jordyn Lynn Bushrod was born with a rare genetic chromosome disorder last October, her family was resolute on caring for her long-term knowing the ...



area summer meal programs feed local kids through summer break  Fredericksburg.com

For many children, the end of a school year brings excitement and happiness about summer break. For others, it leaves them wondering where their next meal ...



Six students, three adults sent to hospital after truck collides with King George school bus  Fredericksburg.com

A typical weekday afternoon in King George County changed dramatically when a large box truck slammed into the back of a school bus Tuesday, sending six ...



Fredericksburg high school mourns student who collapsed during gym class Monday  Richmond.com

James Monroe High School students stood in the school commons for 15 minutes of silence Tuesday morning to pay respects to a classmate who died Monday ...



High school football: King George tops Caroline for first win  Fredericksburg.com

King George High School used a balanced rushing attack and a strong defense Friday night to notch its first win of the season, beating Caroline High, 28–13.



Teen work camps 'repair hearts and homes' | Local  Fredericksburg.com

Almost 900 teenagers have paid good money to spend part of their summer vacation, working as laborers and sleeping on school floors.



Kid Stuff: May 30 to June 6 | Weekender | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

“The Relunctant Dragon,” Riverside Children's Theater, 95 Riverside Parkway. Kenneth Grahame's classic tale follows the secret friendship betwen a boy who ...



High school football: Essex takes down King George  Fredericksburg.com

By the end on Thursday, as Essex killed the final seconds in the Trojans' 26–8 win at King George, the Foxes looked a little run down and a little beat.



Class of 2016: King George High's Maddie Amos | Education  Fredericksburg.com

KING GEORGE HIGH: Maddie Amos. Age: 17. Parents: Kristin and Bradley Amos. What is an example of something this student has done to show caring for ...



King George at Courtland field hockey | Gallery | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

The Foxes and the Cougars square off in the District 4B quarterfinals at Courtland on Monday, Oct. 30, 2017.



"Bob" Purks, Robert Daniel | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Robert Daniel "Bob" Purks, 76, of King George, passed away Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Mary Washington Hospital of Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Mr. Purks was ...



King George farmers are in the zebra zone this spring with babies  Fredericksburg.com

Charlie and Wilma Ward are well aware of the rigors of farm life—as their chores start at 4:30 every morning—but they've really earned their stripes this spring.



High school football: King George clips Courtland | High School  Fredericksburg.com

King George had some of its best practices of the season this week when it was preparing to face Conference 19 pacesetter Courtland. The practices had been ...



King George High senior wins $100000 scholarship in Dr. Pepper football-tossing challenge  Fredericksburg.com

As Leona Gaither answered questions prior to the Dr Pepper Tuition Giveaway challenge on Saturday, the echo from the reporter's microphone at ...



In twilight of NFL career, King George native Bushrod prepares for transition  Fredericksburg.com

When Jermon Bushrod was still finding his way at Towson University, his offensive line coach encouraged him to visualize success and then elevate his game to ...



High school football practice opens with plenty of new coaches  Fredericksburg.com

As a 35-year coaching veteran, Clark Harrell has experienced his share of change.



King George County Parks and Recreation | Local | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Yoga classes, King George Citizens Center, Monday and Wednesday 8-9 a.m.; or Wednesday 5-6 p.m. $5 per class or $50 for 12-week series. 10 week day care ...



King George's Chas Parker is All-Area boys soccer player of the year  Fredericksburg.com

A group of 11 seniors on the King George High School soccer team were determined to leave their mark in the county this past spring.



High school boys basketball: Relentless King George handles Washington & Lee  Fredericksburg.com

Late in the fourth quarter of Tuesday's 78-52 victory over Washington & Lee, King George boys basketball coach Craig Boothe was urging his players to keep up ...



Young Life: Dive into CYT's heartwarming production of 'Big Fish'  Fredericksburg.com

Families will have the opportunity to catch “Big Fish,” when the Fredericksburg Christian Theater's production of this fun-filled, heartfelt musical debuts this ...



IN FORMATION: KING GEORGE BAND A WINNER | Local  Fredericksburg.com

The King George High School Royal Regiment Marching Band attended the U.S. Bands Invitational at Woodgrove High School in Purcellville Sept. 17. The band ...



Work at animal shelter inspires Eagle projects | Local  Fredericksburg.com

Lucas Umberger, 15, and Drew Warder, 14, both members of Boy Scout Troop 1404, received their Eagle Scout Awards in a Court of Honor ceremony at ...



Burrell, Charles Allen | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Armour - Charles Allen Burrell, 69, died at his home working in the yard on Monday, May 6, 2019. Memorial *service* will be Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM.



K.G. coach cites administration's failure to back rules as reason she resigned  Fredericksburg.com

A beloved former head coach of the King George High softball team told School Board members that her principles and a lack of accountability for a ...



KG DECA sees opportunity at state conference | Local  Fredericksburg.com

The King George High School DECA chapter took advantage of “Limitless Opportunities” at the DECA State Leadership Conference in Virginia Beach.



BUDDIES>> Meet in the Middle Special Olympics brings students together in King George  Fredericksburg.com

Students in King George County Schools celebrated a day of games, friendship and fun at the annual Meet in the Middle Special Olympics at King George High ...



Short film shot in King George last year will premiere at Hollywood film festival  Fredericksburg.com

Broken,” a short indie film shot last fall in King George County and Colonial Beach, will première at the Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival on Feb. 24.



Park to be renamed in King George supervisor's honor  Fredericksburg.com

When Cedell Brooks Jr. first campaigned for the King George Board of Supervisors in 1991, he promised constituents he would get rid of the dump in their district ...



Hundreds of motorcyclists rumble into King George to honor the fallen  Fredericksburg.com

“Here they come!” a man shouted. Seconds later, the sound of police sirens broke the silence and a sea of motorcycles appeared in the distance. Spectators ...



King George County boy, 6, battling rare genetic disease is beloved by all  Fredericksburg.com

As Caleb Johnson headed back to class from gym, fellow students gathered around his walker, their little hands eager to reach out and help the boy who's ...



Father of toddler killed in dirt bike crash in King George also dies  Fredericksburg.com

A King George County man whose 2-year-old son was killed in a dirt bike accident Wednesday has also died from injuries resulting from the crash, police said.



Virginia Tech Gets 2020 Verbal From NCAP Backstroker Caroline Bentz  Swimming World Magazine

Agon is the proud sponsor of all high school coverage (recruiting, results, state championships, etc.) on SwimmingWorld.com. For more information about Agon, ...



Erin Marie Church | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Erin Marie Church, age 29, lost her lengthy battle with colon cancer on Friday, March 3, 2017. She was a patient at Sentara Hospice House in Virginia Beach for ...



Colonial Beach toddler killed in King George dirt bike accident  Fredericksburg.com

A 2-year-old Colonial Beach boy was killed Wednesday after he was thrown from a wrecked dirt bike and struck by a passing car in King George County, state ...



High school football, VISAA D-II final  Fredericksburg.com

The push originated three years ago, its energy emanating from a group of players who'd just endured a winless 0–8 season.



High School Football 2015: No. 13 King George | High School  Fredericksburg.com

FOXES, NEW ASSISTANTS SETTLE IN TOGETHER. When King George head coach Jeff Smith started looking for a new offensive coordinator this year, ...



New Law Will Make All Virginia Schools 100% Free From E-Cigarettes and Tobacco  PRNewswire

RICHMOND, Va., March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A newly signed state law will make all Virginia schools 100% e-cigarette-free and tobacco-free, 24 hours a day ...



High school theater productions - spring 2018 | Entertainment  Fredericksburg.com

It's an exciting new theater season for area high schools and theatergoers—from beloved Broadway musicals like “The Music Man” to an iconic Tennessee ...



Stafford meal-packing effort proved 'what a fantastic community we have'  Fredericksburg.com

As Lori Hayes watched young and old, members of community groups or families with no club affiliation, students who excel on the field or are leaders in their ...



Morrison, Audrey Pounds | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Audrey Morrison, 90, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at her home in King George, Virginia, on Friday, April 27, 2018. Audrey was born May 30, ...



Battlefield golf tournament: Spotsylvania's Detore continues her dominance, Courtland shocks district foes  Fredericksburg.com

A double bogey on her final hole denied Rachel Detore of Spotsylvania a chance to match her previous best score at the Meadows Farms Golf Course ...



Anthony Mills is new King George boys basketball coach  Inside NoVA

Former Battlefield High School girls basketball Anthony Mills has been hired as the King George High School boys basketball coach.



K.G. Landfill opponents concerned about current 'stench' don't support a vertical expansion  Fredericksburg.com

After seven of 11 speakers at a public hearing on making the King George County Landfill larger complained about current odors at the facility—often describing ...



Robey, Rachael R. | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Rachael Reilly Robey, 23, of King George passed away Tuesday, January 16, 2018. Rachael graduated with honors from King George High School in 2012.



LETTER: Northam's gun control violates 2nd Amendment | Letters To Editor  Fredericksburg.com

Northam's gun proposals violate Second Amendment.



Sue Coleman has been involved with dogs and kids in King George for more than 30 years  Fredericksburg.com

If there has been an activity in King George County that involved dogs and kids in the last four decades, it probably included Sue Coleman.



Photos: 12th Annual Frazier-Mason Some Gave All Ride  Fredericksburg.com

Despite persistent rain, motorcycle riders participated in the 12th Annual Frazier-Mason Some Gave All Memorial Ride from Spotsylvania High School to King ...



Hoge, Joy Warren | Obituaries | fredericksburg.com  Fredericksburg.com

Joy Warren Hoge, 76, formerly of Dahlgren, Va., passed away September 24, 2018 after a long illness at her home in Ehrenberg, Ariz., with her devoted ...



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