Rev. Dr. Linwood W. Carroll, Sr., founder and Senior Pastor of Amazing Grace Fellowship Church (AGWF) has retired after a bout with illness, effective April 1, 2013.
Saturday, September 21
Chester Farmer’s Market. 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Village Green.
The Chesterfield Community Band, Andy Vaughan & The Driveline, Koinonia Jazz Experience and the Cary Street Ramblers will take the stage during this year’s ChesterFest on Sept. 28.
Chester Clergy is hosting a special prayer service for Chester area residents titled “Praying for Our Schools” on Sunday, Sept.15, at 6 p.m. at Thomas Dale High School Auditorium. This event will bring together churches and Christians in the area to ask God’s blessing on Chester’s schools, staff and students this upcoming year.
Miss Jessica Bryant was crowned the 2013 Miss Chesterfield County Fair Queen on August 26, 2013. Jessie is a rising senior at Colonial Heights High School and her platform is BEAUTY - Be Encouraging, Amazing, Uplifting To Youth.
Sarina Harper of Chesterfield was recently selected to participate in the 2014 Miss Teen Richmond pageant competition that will take place on Sunday, September 22, 2013.
Holly Faith Willis, a rising 3rd grade student at Elizabeth Scott Elementary School in Chester, attended a week-long Summer Day Camp in August along with 20 other children from the Richmond and Williamsburg areas at The Heritage Humane Society located in Williamsburg, Va