The gymnasium in the Family Life Center of First Baptist Church in Hopewell is currently unrecognizable. There are no signs of a facility to house basketball games, fellowship dinners, or sports camps.
Jeff Cole perches at the bar at Sycamore Rouge, Petersburg’s cabaret-style theatre, trying to enjoy a carry-out calzone before the start of rehearsal.
Over the summer, 8 high school juniors were selected to attend the 2011 Virginia Girls State representing American Legion Auxiliary Post 284. The theme this year is “The Power of One Voice.”
Edwood C. Corker, SR of Surry Road in Chester and Jay C. Bates of Chester Forest Lane in the Salem Church area completed the Virginia Defense Force Basic Noncommissioned Officer Course held at Fort Pickett in Blackstone, VA.
Wednesday, November 30
Bilingual Spanish-English Story Time. Meadowdale Library. 7 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Details: 318-8778.
Early Literacy Story Time. Chester Library. 11:a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Details: 748-6341. Enon Library. 10:30 a.m . – 11:15 a.m. Details: 530-3403. Meadowdale Library. 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Details: 318-8778.
The Thanksgiving holiday makes us stop and reflect on those things we can be most thankful for. Sometimes we are most thankful for circumstances, a material object and then there are the times when we are most thankful for how some people have touched our lives.