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July 19, 2014 - 10:00am
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Calendar of events

Chester area calendar of events from July 21, 2010 to July 29, 2010.

Senior Idol: Area seniors start gearing up for talent competition

As she watched young people compete on American Idol, America’s Got Talent and the like, a thought occurred to Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield Executive Director Tricia Wolfe: “What my seniors do is just as good.”

Residents jump, waitress to raise money for MS

Area residents are working to raise money for the National MS Society and its 32-mile walk to Williamsburg in September, according to information from Stacy Chisholm, team captain of Team 4Strong.

Calendar of events

Chester area calendar of events from July 14, 2010 to July 22, 2010.

Like father, like son: Son starts new life in Chester with biological father

Like most fathers and sons, Greg Swader and his 15-year-old son, Jay, have a lot in common. They have the same favorite color (blue), enjoy the same Chinese dish (General Tso’s Chicken) and even tend to get the same hangnail on the same finger. "They’re like clones,” said Kathy, Swader’s wife.

‘Barrier-free’ playground opens

A “barrier-free” playground officially opened on Saturday, June 19, at the Bird Athletic Complex, located at 10401 Courthouse Road, according to information from the county. The community was invited to a ribbon-cutting ceremony that morning.

Local student earns Eagle Scout rank

Adam Francis Robert White, a sophomore at L.C. Bird High School, was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout during a Court of Honor held on June 21, according to information from Carlton Meeks.