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December 7, 2014 - 11:00am

Donate Shoes to Benefit Matoaca Middle School PTA

The Matoaca Middle School PTA is asking families, friends and neighbors for shoes they are no longer wearing. The collection will help raise much needed funds for the schools PTA. Collections will continue through October 25.

Register for Master Naturalist training

The Pocahontas Chapter of Virginia Master Naturalists will accept registrations through November 30 for the 2015 basic training class which will be held from January 6 through mid-April.

‘B’ Active Program a hit at L.C. Bird

B/Active is a fitness program at L.C. Bird High School. The “B” in the name, naturally, stands for Bird. This is a physical activity program dedicated to the students and staff in the mornings from 6:30-7:10 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Elegant Events at Wrexham Hall

What a delightful evening I had at Wrexham Hall, recently. Donna Brennan (co-owner) invited me to their first Wine & Food Pairing event. I was thrilled at the prospect of giving it a swirl! The exquisite menu was prepared by MOSAIC Catering.

Recently deceased

CLEMENTS, Shirley Beasley, 76, of Chester, widow of Frederick Clements Sr.
CULL, Gladys Ellis, 86, of Chester, widow of Leo V. Cull.

Police blotter

BUTLER LN (4300 block) 10/11/2014 9:30 p.m. - Weapons Violations-Brandishing a Weapon. Known subject brandished a firearm at the victim while he was in the area to pick up an acquaintance.

Contestants wanted for Princess Snowflake

The Beta Mu Sorority of Hopewell is proud to announce its 56th annual fund raiser, which will be held on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 6 p.m., Elizabeth Davis Middle School in Chester. Requirements for entry are

Weekly calendar

Beach Community Grange Bingo, Doors open 6 p.m.; games begin 7 p.m. Beach Community Grange, 11401 Bundle Rd.