Train stations or train depots are like the people who travel through them. They come and go. So it is with an old train station built along the 3500 block of South Street in Ettrick. It was not just an old building falling down, it was once a magnificent brick structure.
The Betty Vinson Christmas Toy Airlift, a project of the Virginia Chapter Ninety-Nines, which consists of volunteer pilots from across the Commonwealth, flew into Chesterfield County Airport on Saturday, December 14 to deliver gifts for military families and for hospitalized veterans.
Every Christmas our hearts are warmed by the random acts of kindness spread throughout the Chester community. This year is no different. A retired, humble postman with few assets has embraced the Christmas spirit by giving a local couple the gift of a lifetime: A new home.
Every Friday night you can find Karie and Travis Whittle in the same place on Iron Bridge Road – doing their jobs, not their paying jobs mind you – but the jobs they are sure is their mission in life.
Jacob Lee celebrated his 11th birthday with 18 of his friends from Marguerite Christian Elementary, Ironbridge Baptist Church, and surrounding communities on Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Hopewell Recreation and Parks Pool.
Residents of Dunlop House Assisted Living recently reminisced about Christmas when they were children. They experienced a magic that few know about today.
A cold and rainy day didn’t dampen the spirits and resolve of the people who came to take part in the first Gold Star Mother’s Wreath Laying Ceremony at Sunset Memorial Cemetery here in Chester.