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December 7, 2014 - 11:00am

Electronic message sign consideration postponed

A request to install an electronic message center (EMC) sign for the Chester Company LLC at the Flagstop Carwash on Iron Bridge Road was remanded back to the planning commission by the board of supervisors for further review.

Super Bowl Saturday

Last Saturday marked the end to the Chesterfield Quarterback League 2011 season. A season that started over four months ago culminated into the final games of the season: the Super Bowl for Minors, Juniors and Seniors and the Senior Bowl for the Super Seniors.

More than a game, more than a championship

Something big happened when the Marguerite Christian Junior football team won their Chesterfield Quarterback League Super Bowl Championship Saturday 18-0 over Clover Hill led by Head Coach Brian Foutz with touchdowns scored by Kameron Lewis, Maxwell Oxendine and Tre’ Tillman.

White commits to Kansas

Andrew White, from Chester and formerly of Thomas Dale high school’s basketball team has verbally committed to play at the University of Kansas. The commitment came last Friday, but under NCAA rules White won’t be eligible to sign officially until the regular signing period that begins on April 11, 2012.

Eights are great for Chesterfield man who wins $405,000 in Pick 4 drawing

One of Karl Hartman’s favorite films is titled “O Lucky Man!” The Chesterfield resident could claim that title for himself after his latest Virginia Lottery win. He won a total of $405,000 in the November 23 Pick 4 night drawing.

J.P. Visser exhibits work at Chester Library

Contemporary artist J.P. Visser will be the exhibiting artist for the month of December at the Chester Library. Visser’s exhibit will run from December 3 through the December 30. Chesterfield Center for the Arts Foundation is sponsoring an opening reception for Visser on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 3 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. in the Maud Hurt Meeting Room.

17 residents graduate from citizens academy

The Chesterfield County Police Department’s Citizens Academy held its 25th graduation ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 1.

School vandals sought

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify and locate suspects involved with vandalisms at two local schools.