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Hanover’s volunteer coaches could undergo fingerprinting

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 12:55 pm

Tuesday night, Hanover School Board members grappled over whether they should require individuals helping out with sports teams to receive a fingerprint check in addition to the division’s current background check procedure for volunteer coaches.

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  • HYSC collects 4,550 items from school supply drive

    Posted on September 25, 2014 at 3:03 pm

    Thanks to the generosity of the Hanover community, local students started school with new backpacks, markers, notebooks and much more. The Hanover Youth Service Council’s (HYSC) 17th annual school supply drive collected over 4,550 school supplies. An additional 43 zipper binders were donated thanks to a grant provided by the Youth Philanthropy Project. The collected school supplies were sorted and distributed to all of Hanover’s public schools. Supplies were also

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  • Supporting roles that keep Hanover schools going

    Posted on August 29, 2014 at 9:57 am

    Top left, going clockwise: Janitor Ava Tunstall, bus driver Michelle Woods, cafeteria manager Tonda Pasowicz and crossing guard Denise Franklin all play supporting roles for the Hanover school system.

    Usually, top school administrators and officials are the ones in the limelight, but not all of the individuals that help keep the schools running make it there. With the new school year starting Sept. 2, the Herald-Progress spoke with four of the division’s key people; without people like them jobs such as keeping the buildings clean, preparing and serving food and transporting children to and from school could not be accomplished.

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  • Patrick Henry High School & Liberty Middle School

    Posted on August 25, 2014 at 1:27 pm

    Run 1 – Bus 88 Start run on Breedens Road (7:20 a.m.); Right on Breedens Road to Route 1 (Washington Highway, North); Right on Washington Highway; Left on Mount Hope Church Road (p/u’s); Cross over Doswell Road and continue on Mt. Hope Church Road (turn around location); Continue back down Mt. Hope Church Road; Right on Doswell Road (p/u’s) (cross over bridge); Continue on Doswell Road; Right on Old Ridge

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  • Hanover High School & Oak Knoll Middle School

    Posted on August 25, 2014 at 1:25 pm

    Run 1 – Bus 193 Start run at the intersection of: Walnut Grove Road and Mechanicsville Turnpike (7:50 a.m.); Continue on Walnut Grove Road to Old Cavalry; Left on Old Cavalry Drive; Left on Dugout Terrace (turn around at end); Continue back on Dugout Terrace; Right on Old Cavalry Drive to Walnut grove Road; Left on Walnut Grove Road (no student pickups); Left on Pole Green Road (no student pickups);

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  • Atlee High School & Chickahominy Middle School

    Posted on August 25, 2014 at 1:21 pm

    Run 1 – Bus 240 Start run at the intersection of: Signal Hill Road and Luck Avenuenue (7:50 a.m.); Right on Strain Avenue; Left on Dunfee Lane; Left on Edgeworth Road; Right on Signal Hill Road; Left on Elm Drive; Left on Mechanicsville Turnpike; Left on Edgeworth Road; Right on Signal Hill Road; Right on Jackson Avenue; Left on Lee Avenue; Right on Atlee Road; Proceed on Cold Harbor Road;

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  • Lee-Davis High School & Stonewall Jackson Middle School

    Posted on August 25, 2014 at 1:09 pm

    Run 1 – Bus 242 Start run at the intersection of: Old Church Road and Flannagan Mill Road (7:12 a.m.); Proceed on Old Church Road (Pickup students to Christian Ridge Drive); Right on Christian Ridge Drive; Right on Deerhunter Crossing (U-turn at Elizabeth Ann Drive); Right on Christian Ridge Drive (turn around at Philbunny Court); Proceed on Christian Ridge Drive; Right on Old Church Road (pickup students to Devils Three

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