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Haunted history: Henricus to host night of horror under harvest moon

Those brave enough to have seen the autumn sun set over Henricus would say that the mood changes once night falls upon the lost citie. Some would say that there’s a reason why the gates close at dusk. Some would go as far as to say you’re never truly alone at night.

Yahkee, Skyhawks trample Titans

What’s faster than a speeding bullet? Perhaps L.C. Bird High School running back Yahkee Johnson, who rushed for 235 yards and four touchdowns as L.C. Bird rolled over the Cosby Titans Friday night 48-7 in Dominion District football action.

Warriors and Knights battle for Central lead

“We’re looking forward to the rematch,” were the unusual words from Thomas Dale’s Jacob LeSueur after the Knights fell last week at Matoaca. The loss marked the end of an incredible district unbeaten streak for the Knights.

Six-Legged Soldiers discussed at LC Bird

Your vacation was going swimmingly until you noticed those little welts that began to burn and itch like nasty mosquito bites. “Gross” is the first word that comes to mind when you realize that you have been a meal for bed bugs.

GED registration is free in October

In October, first-time GED test takers who register will pay nothing to take the test, according to a press release from Chesterfield County Public Schools. The usual cost is $45; CCPS is able to offer free tests this month because the Adult Continuing Education Office received a grant from the Virginia Department of Education, the release says.

Police blotter

TOTTY ST 10/04 Unknown suspect/s entered the victim’s unlocked shed and, at this time, nothing was reported stolen. The victim also reported her unlocked 2002 Ford Explorer was entered and property stolen.

Help police catch credit card thieves

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs help to identify and find three men who used credit cards taken from robbery victims on Monday, Sept. 13, and Tuesday, Sept. 14, in Chesterfield County.

Calendar of events

Wednesday, October 13
Board of Supervisors. 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Public Meeting Room, County Administration Building,10001 Iron Bridge Road.

Images of America: Along Virginia’s Appalachian Trail. 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Central Library. Registration recommended. Details/registration: library.chesterfield.gov or 748-1603.

Bilingual Spanish-English Story Time. 7 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Meadowdale Library. Registration recommended. Details/registration: library.chesterfield.gov or 318-8778.