The Chesterfield County School Board last night unanimously adopted its FY 2015 budget of $564,986,400. The budget provides for reducing class sizes in targeted schools, opening a second technical center, accommodating increased student enrollment and increasing remedial education.
Cornerstone Revitalization Center, Inc. (CRC) celebrated the grand opening of their new Community Center in Shady Hill Trailer Park last month. The Chesterfield County School Board donated a classroom trailer which has been converted into the Community Center.
Chesterfield County invites interested college juniors, seniors or graduate students to apply for a 2014 summer internship that will provide students with a unique opportunity to learn and expand their knowledge in how local government departments and agencies operate.
Applications for Fall 2014, first-time freshmen at Virginia State University are up 12 percent over 2013. The increase is based on data reported for February 7, 2014. Applications for in-state students demonstrate a 16 percent increase, while out-of-state students’ applications are up 10 percent.
This week, Crime Solvers needs your help to identify the witness of an attempted sexual assault. On New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31, 2013, a young woman was walking down Jefferson Davis Highway when she was confronted by two men. The men pushed her to the ground and began strangling her.