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School Board seeks comments on 2012-2013 calendar

The Chesterfield County School Board is seeking comments on the proposed calendar for 2012-2013, which is available online at Comments may be emailed to or mailed to Proposed Calendar, Chesterfield County Public Schools, P.O. Box 10, Chesterfield, Va. 23832.

Skyhawks win back-to-back titles

Expectations for the L.C. Bird Skyhawks girls basketball team this season were high. Thus far, they have matched- and exceeded many expectations. On Friday, they were able to do what no other Bird girls basketball team has done before- and bring home back to back Dominion District tournament championships.

Monarchs win Central District tournament

The Lady Monarchs are no stranger to making runs into the postseason. In fact, every year since 2008, when they won the Central District tournament, they have appeared in the final. This year their opponent would be Prince George, and Meadowbrook jumped out to an early lead and never looked back, defeating the Royals 58-40 in the championship game Friday night.

Waldrop pitches no-hitter

Thomas Dale alum and former softball standout Lacey Waldrop signed with Florida State last year, and in her freshman season, she’s off to a historic start. On February 12th, she pitched a five inning no-hitter and became the first freshman to accomplish the feat for the Seminoles since 2007.

Visa gift card fraud

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify a female suspect who defrauded a women’s clothing store in Colonial Heights.

Police investigate single-vehicle crash

Chesterfield County Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash that occurred in the 6800 block of Jefferson Davis Highway at about 12:50 p.m. on Thursday, February 16.

Fugtives wanted by Chesterfield police

Crime Solvers needs your help this week to catch the following two fugitives.

Police blotter

MORNINGMIST CR 2/15 Meadow Oaks. Unknown suspect/s broke the glass out of a rear laundry room door to access the interior of the home. Once inside, suspect/s ransacked and vandalized the residence removing property.