The Southside Virginia Chapter of Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) will make Roper Memorial Scholarships available for selected high school seniors. These scholarships have been awarded annually since 1997 to applicants from high schools in the Fort Lee and surrounding Southside Virginia areas.
Members of the Board of Supervisors, School Board and Planning Commission shared their thoughts on the draft of the county’s new comprehensive plan at a joint meeting last week.
On Thursday morning, players took their positions on the polished, wooden basketball court and, while anticipating the course of the jump ball leaving the referee’s hand, weren’t at all distracted by the lively cheering coming from the bleachers.
With another successful football season behind it, the L.C. Bird High School student body still has a lot to cheer about. Bird’s boys’ and girls’ basketball teams are enjoying successful campaigns as teams ease into the stretch before district tournaments kick off.
What kind of protections does the county’s Historic Districts and Landmarks Ordinance provide for buildings that have received the landmark designation? (i.e., Can they be torn down, remodeled at will, moved, etc.?)
HUNTINGCREEK DR 1/07 Huntingcreek Hills. A suspect set a fire inside the residence.
CENTRE ST 1/08 Chester Village Green. The victim was walking near the location when he heard someone cursing. When he asked the suspect what his problem was, a fight ensued. During the struggle, the suspect stabbed the victim.
JEFFERSON DAVIS HWY 1/07 Unknown suspect/s pried a rear window open in order to enter the residence. Items were stolen from inside.
Lamar Gregg, who was wanted by police on multiple charges, including assault on an officer and fleeing from police, since Thursday, was in custody Saturday, according to information from police. Gregg, 32, turned himself in to authorities Saturday afternoon and was being held in the Chesterfield County Jail without bond, police said.
Police are working to identify and find the person responsible for committing robberies of the Walgreens at 11119 Hull Street Road on Thursday, Dec. 23, and the CVS at 13800 Hull Street Road on Friday, Dec. 31. Authorities believe the same suspect also attempted to rob the Walgreens at 20 Buford Road on Wednesday, Dec. 22.