The Albemarle Schools did many traditional renovations in recent weeks, and the county is mulling over recommendations for a more aggressive program. Rosalynn Schmitt of the Albemarle Schools’ Building Services Department says many of the spaces don’t meet the students’ needs for a 21st century. Superintendent Pam Moran has urged the school board to provide some guidance on this issue. The board’s August 28th meeting will focus on long-range building needs.
UVA defeated Virginia Tech in the Commonwealth Clash, sponsored by Virginia529.
The longtime director of the Buford Middle School band is retiring.
City officials have recognized Charles Alexander, a well-known motivational speaker.
A weekend fire gutted a single-story house near Stanardsville.