What's Up: Upcoming Events

For the Men: Second Baptist Male Chorus shares fellowship through song

In June 1983 Viola Fisher took a long look at her church family and, in observing its abundance of male members, had a vision to form a male chorus at her beloved Second Baptist Church.

County Library Opens Voting for its Third Annual Masquerade

Chesterfield County Public Library is inviting area teens to vote for their favorite theme for this year’s Teen Read Week Masquerade. The voting is taking place through July, and the winning theme will be announced on the library website on Aug. 9. The Masquerade will take place on Oct.22 from 6-9 p.m. at Central Library.

Thomas Dale graduate to manage conservation program

Marcus Gray, a 2002 graduate of Thomas Dale High School, recently accepted a position with the Safari Club International (SCI) Foundation in Washington D.C. as their coordinator of conservation and research programs.

Police seek information about homicide

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify and find the people responsible for shooting and killing a man in the 3900 block of Bridget Court on Friday, Nov. 12, 2010, at about 11:40 p.m.

Teens charged with vandalism, burglary of school

Chesterfield County Police have charged three teens in relation to the burglary and vandalism of Salem Church Middle School.

Driver killed in two-vehicle crash

The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a two-vehicle crash that killed one driver. The crash occurred in the 7200 block of Courthouse Road at about 1:50 p.m. on Monday.

Police blotter

Bridlepath Dr 7/16 Country Home Estates. Suspect/s kicked open the rear door to gain entry to the vacant residence. The crawl space door under the residence was open and a window broken. The listed property was reported stolen.

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, July 27
Summer Session: Adventures in Learning (AIL) classes. 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Chester Baptist Church, 4317 School St. Details: 706-6689 or

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.

Downloadable Digital Library Workshop.  Chester Library.  10:30 a.m. – Noon.  Register at or call 751-CCPL.