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What's Up: Upcoming Events

July 19, 2014 - 10:00am
September 27, 2014 - 7:00pm

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A pastor’s dream becomes a reality

A couple of years ago, Dr. Tom Lovorn, the pastor at God’s Storehouse Baptist Church, noticed there were no safe walkways for people in the neighborhood. He noticed many people walking in the roads, pushing baby carriages, people using walkers, etc.

Colonial Honda celebrates 40 years

It was 40 years ago when Colonial Honda opened its doors and they were recently honored by Honda Motor Company for their success.

First Baptist Church of Centralia is now historic landmark

First Baptist Church of Centralia was approved for historic landmark designation during the last Board of Supervisors meeting. The designation had been approved by the Historic Preservation Committee and the Planning Commission prior to being considered by the Board.

Chesterfield County Fair Pageant seeking contestants

Applications are now being taken for the 2014 Miss Chesterfield County Fair Queen (ages 17-21) and Princess (ages 3-16) pageants. All forms/info may be found at www.chesterfieldcountyfair.org. The deadline is July 26 and numbers are limited so don’t delay.

Cartoonists focus art on local issues

For the next two months the Chester Public Library exhibits “Cartoons With An Opinion” local artists David J. Bromley and Phillip Bowles.

Weekly calendar

Early Literacy Story Times. Chester Library, 10:30 a.m.- 11 a.m.; Enon Library, 10:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Chesterfield’s part in American Independence

On 1832 June 7, Congress enacted pension legislation extending benefits more universally than under any previous legislation. This act provided for full pay for life for all officers and enlisted men who served at least two years in the Continental Line – the state troops or militia, the navy or marines.