What's Up: Upcoming Events

December 7, 2014 - 11:00am

Bird’s offense slips, loses to Hermitage in finals

Fresh off a win over Varina to advance to their second straight regional title game, the Lloyd C. Bird Skyhawks had a tall task in defeating Hermitage on their home field. The game was largely a defensive battle, and in the end Bird’s turnovers played a key role in the outcome.

Bird tips off season with new coach, higher hopes

After coming one win away from a state championship, the L.C. Bird basketball program probably isn’t looking to change a great deal, as their blueprint for success last season was pretty well drawn.

Single gunshot strikes headboard

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify and find the person(s) who shot into a home.

Police arrest robbery suspect

Chesterfield County Police have arrested a man in connection with a pair of robberies that occurred Nov. 18-19.

Police blotter

W HUNDRED RD 11/18 FlagStop Convenience Store. Suspect entered the listed location with his hand in his pocket, demanding cash. Suspect took cash from the register and fled on foot.

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, November 30
Bilingual Spanish-English Story Time.  Meadowdale Library.  7 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.  Details:  318-8778.

Early Literacy Story Time.  Chester Library.  11:a.m. – 11:45 a.m.  Details:  748-6341.  Enon Library.  10:30 a.m . – 11:15 a.m.  Details:  530-3403.  Meadowdale Library.  10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.  Details:  318-8778.

The best way to say thanks is to give back

The Thanksgiving holiday makes us stop and reflect on those things we can be most thankful for. Sometimes we are most thankful for circumstances, a material object and then there are the times when we are most thankful for how some people have touched our lives.

Comp. plan through Planning Commission early

The Chesterfield County planning commission turned over the comprehensive plan to the Board of Supervisors last week, completing it ahead of time by one month.