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Matoaca HS collected 1200 pounds of food for Christmas Mother

As part of a schoolwide project, Matoaca High School collected over 1200 pounds of food to benefit the Colonial Heights-Chesterfield Christmas Mother Program.

Mayor of Daegu, Korea extends invitation to Chesterfield

Chesterfield, Virginia is one of 6 U.S. cities to receive an invitation to attend the International Children’s Games. Sanctioned by the International Olympic Committee, the International Children’s Games is the largest international youth sporting event and cultural exchange for athletes ages 12-15 in the world.

‘Rock chalk, Jayhawk’: Andrew White heading to Kansas University

The chant “Rock chalk, Jayhawk, KU!” will be a familiar sound to Chester native Andrew White come next fall, as he will be on the campus of Kansas University gearing up for basketball season. The age old chant is nearly as old as the school, which was founded back in 1866.

Bird varsity squads sweep Cosby in doubleheader

The L.C. Bird Skyhawks boys and girls basketball teams both faced Dominion rival Cosby on Friday. Both teams came into the double-header undefeated, and both teams left that way too as the girls defeated Cosby in overtime 63-54 and the boys cruised to a 76-46 in a blowout.

Fox mentors students in photography at Community

Bill Fox has been coming to Chesterfield Community High School once a week for the last couple of years to work with students who have an interest in photography.

Four more teachers attain National Board certification, two teachers renew certification

Four additional Chesterfield teachers have achieved National Board certification, which is one of the highest credentials in education, and two National Board Certified Teachers have renewed their certification.

Lockers broken into, credit cards stolen

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify a person who stole credit cards from a local YMCA.

Police blotter

DOVE PATH LN 12/08 Walthall Mill. Suspect/s broke the outer glass on the rear double paned glass door in an attempt to gain entry to the residence. Entry was not gained and at this time nothing has been reported stolen.