Sen. Chase is right to defend herself Editor: I wish to address an article from July 10 (“Guns, rape, and marijuana: Candidates criticized for FB posts”), specifically the portion attempting to shame Republican Sen. Amanda Chase for her views of women’s right to self-defense against rape or any crime,... Read more
The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a drowning of a 2-year-old girl. Police responded to a report of a possible drowning at a residence in the 4300 block of Lilking Court, south of Route 10 east of Harrowgate Road, on Monday, July 8. Officers learned that a 2-year-old... Read more
Ansay, Faith Elnora, 84, of Chester, widow of William Albert Ansay. Barnes, Geraldine Braswell, 86, of Chesterfield, widow of Daniel Alexander Barnes. Bonds, Bobby B., 80, of Chesterfield, a Marine Corps veteran, widower of Mary Elizabeth Bonds. Desmond, Madeline Cecelia, 29, of Chesterfield. Garner, Danny L., 71, of Chesterfield, an Army veteran. Hazlewood, Brenda Newkirk,... Read more
Marjory “Peach” Goyne Janssen, 94, passed away with family by her side on June 8, 2019, in Denton, Texas. She was born April 8, 1925, in Cincinnati, Ohio. She grew up in Chester, Va., where she graduated from Chester High School, now Thomas Dale High School, in 1942. She... Read more
Bassard, Knowlton H., 86, of Chesterfield, an Army veteran, widower of Bettye Bassard. Buzzo, James Ronald, 78, of Chesterfield, an Army Reserve veteran, husband of Serena Farmer Buzzo. Coffey, Frances, 84, of Chester, wife of James E. Coffey. Coppridge, Kenneth, 73, of North Chesterfield, husband of Sheila Coppridge. Crostic, William Seldon Sr., 89, of... Read more
Senter named to int’l board
At its annual meeting earlier this month, the Metropolitan Fire Chiefs Association elected Chesterfield County Fire & EMS Chief Edward “Loy” Senter Jr. to its 2019-2020 board. Senter was elected by his association peers to serve as an alternate board member. He has been an active member in the... Read more
Agosto, Victor Jr., 54, of Chesterfield, husband of Tonya Agosto. Anderson, George Bradley III, 71, of Chesterfield, a U.S. Air Force veteran, husband of Juanita Dempsey Anderson. Austin, Carolyn Faye, 78, of Chesterfield, widow of Garland E. Austin Sr. Bailey, Benjamin Howard, 88, of Chester, widower of Jacqueline Kerr Vaughan Bailey. Bennett, Michael Scott,... Read more
Allen, Myrtiemae W., 82, of Chesterfield. Arrighi, Stephen Sr., 70, of Chesterfield. Brooks, Curtis, 58, of North Chesterfield, husband of Lorrie Brooks. Crostic, Wyatt Doug, 77, of Chesterfield, an Army veteran, widower of Shirley Crostic. Davis, Ronald Croxton, 83, of Chesterfield, a Navy veteran, widower of Mary Ann Davis. Hairfield, Linda Jenkins, 71, of Chester,... Read more
Armstrong, Noel, 84, of Chesterfield, an Army veteran, husband of Jean Kelly. Baker, Winnifrid, 55, of Chesterfield. Burch, Evelyn Delores Chaffin, 90, of Chester, widow of Grayson Burch Sr. Cozad, Lena Humphreys, 90, of North Chesterfield, widow of Ray Humphreys and William Cozad. Crooks, Timothy O., 67, of Chesterfield, husband of Cynthia Johnson Crooks.... Read more
17-year-old girl facing murder charge in Poole’s death
A 17-year-old North Chesterfield resident was recently indicted on a charge of first-degree murder, joining two other co-defendants who also face the same charge. Anayah Naree Daily was indicted by a grand jury May 20 in relation to the April 29, 2018, shooting death of Breland O. Poole, 19.... Read more