What's Up: Upcoming Events

CCA presents ChesterFest on Saturday, Sept. 22

Get the kids off to school, take a break from the mayhem of summer and then it’s time for ChesterFest, presented by the Chester Community Association.

Brittany Barfield named to Valdosta State University’s Dean List

Brittany Lauren Barfield, a resident of Chesterfield, has been recognized among over 200 students from Valdosta State University who made the Summer 2012 Dean’s List.

Ellen Ross graduates from the Savannah College of Art and Design

Ellen Ross of Chesterfield, recently graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design. Ross earned a BFA degree in Fibers.

Kaleb Holmes recieves national honor

The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) today announced, that Appomattox Regional Governor Arts & Tech student Kaleb Alexander Holmes from Chester, has been selected for membership; The Society recognizes top scholars and invites only those students who have achieved academic excellence.

Shelton gets scholarship for work on offensive line

Trey Shelton has begun his freshman football season at Eastern Kentucky Univeristy having received a scholarship as an offensive lineman.

Colonial Orthopaedics to work with VSU women’s basketball team

Colonial Orthopaedics is working with the VSU Women’s basketball team to reduce the risk of knee injuries. The six-week program is focuses on strength, agility, and balance.

2012 high school football preview

After winning 12 straight Dominion District titles, the L.C. Bird Skyhawks are no stranger to success. Last year, they took things one step further, winning their first round playoff game against Varina 21-16 before falling to Hermitage 10-0 in the Central Region Final. Bird finished at 10-2 overall.

Ace in the hole

The CHSGA outing at the First Tee in Chesterfield on August 9, resulted not only in a lot of fun, but also the latest hole-in-one recorded by an Association member. Bill Crafton, who will turn 86 on September 8, guided a 5-iron shot into the hole on No.8 green. Crafton, a member since 1993, is the first so far this season to record an “ace”.