Chesterfield County has named Emily Ashley the new emergency management coordinator. Ashley, the former emergency management coordinator for Gloucester County, began her new job in Chesterfield County Aug. 8 following the recent retirement of Curt Nellis.
The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program is asking for your help to solve a shooting that occurred in 1991.
Jefferson Davis Hwy. 8/4 K-Mart Store. Suspect met the victim at the listed location to buy a puppy from the victim. Suspect took one from the vehicle, ran back to his vehicle and left the area.
Many residents of Chesterfield have visited the Dutch Gap Conservation Area and the Citie of Henricus Historical Park at one time or another. If you walk out past Henricus to the Point or visit the boat ramp at Dutch Gap, you are looking at the results of a historical event that began this week, 147 years ago.
Wednesday, August 10
Summer Reading Story Time. Chester Library. 11 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Details: 748-6314. Enon Library. 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Details: 530-3403.
The Dance of Mind and Body: Introduction to Yoga. 4-week course. Chester Library. 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Details: 748-6314, registration recommended.
Bilingual Spanish-English Story Time. Meadowdale Library. 7 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Details: 318-8778.
The Second Thursdays event presented on the Village Green in Chester will feature cabaret acts from Evelyn Quaye and Una Harrison.
Ms. Quaye sings standards as the Second Thursdays concert features a Night at the Cabaret.
There’s a section of grass surrounded by an asphalt parking lot behind Oak Grove Baptist Church on Beulah Road. Deep beneath the sod lay John H. Brown and a number of his descendants.
During last week’s Chesterfield Board of Supervisors meeting, County Administrator James J.L. Stegmaier announced that a feature film would be shot in part at Henricus Historical Park in Chester as well as Jamestown and a couple of other Virginia locations.