| Mar 26, 2012
| 5:33 PM
In his role as chief middle school officer in the Houston Independent School District in Texas the last two years, Howard County Public School System superintendent candidate S. Dallas Dance has shown a "unique ability to build consensus among...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:12 AM
Baltimore County Public Schools announced Tuesday, March 27, that S. Dallas Dance, chief middle schools officer of the Houston Independent School District, has been selected as the county's new superintendent effective July 1, 2012.
"I am thrilled,...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 7:25 PM
As the clock ticked toward midnight Monday, school boards in Howard and Baltimore County were scrambling to make job offers to their next superintendents.
The timing was not a coincidence. The school boards in the adjoining districts knew they were in an...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 3:47 PM
In the crowded glass and steel lobby of the Houston school headquarters, Principal Susan Monaghan paused briefly to touch the shoulder of her boss, a man with far less experience in the education field and young enough to have been her student.
"I am OK,...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 6:20 AM
WBFF-Fox45 led Baltimore stations in winning eight regional Emmys announced Saturday night at the Newseum in Washington.
But overall, that was only good for a fifth place finish behind one Virginia and three Washington stations in the competition for the...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Virginia gun sales set a new high for Black Friday as the number of firearms sold statewide continues to soar and is just days away from setting an annual record.
Gun transactions in Virginia totaled 3,902 on Black Friday, a 1.2 percent increase over...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:17 PM
JAMES CITY — An Augusta County man accused of holding his ex-girlfriend against her will inside her James City County home and assaulting her when she tried to get help was arrested Saturday. He faces five charges in connection with the incident....
| Nov 14, 2013
With all the votes from last week's election counted, the leading candidate for Attorney General Democratic state Sen. Mark Herring Wednesday formally announced his transition team.
He wasn't alone.
Trailing by 164 votes after the canvass wrapped up...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Matt McLeod, a former defensive coordinator at William and Mary, has accepted the job as head football coach at Grafton High. He succeeds Jared Van Acker, who resigned after three seasons at Grafton to become the head coach at Freedom High in Northern...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Nearly four dozen people -- including several locals -- have been named to a Virginia panel reviewing school policies and procedures. The panel will also review funding and resource challenges, to ensure the safety of students and educators.
| Jan 10, 2013
A move towards a team-based approach to delivering health care, prompted by the Affordable Care Act, is driving changes in both the education and practice of Virginia's health professionals. The ACA offers incentives for comprehensive, coordinated care...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 3:35 PM
Three buildings on the University of Richmond campus have been added to the Virginia Landmarks Register.
The three additions to the state's official list of significant places are North Court, Ryland Hall and Cannon Memorial Chapel. The Virginia...