What's Up: Upcoming Events

December 7, 2014 - 11:00am

Police blotter

IRON BRIDGE RD 8/01 Unknown suspect/s attempted to enter a construction office trailer, but were unsuccessful. The door handles had been removed from the trailer and the window had been knocked out of one of the doors. Two loaders on the construction site had also been vandalized and a lock was removed from a connex storage trailer. Miscellaneous items were stolen from the site.

Weekly calendar

Calendar of events beginning August 11 through August 19

Tijuana wins Bronco-11 World Series, Chesterfield falls in semi-finals

The Second Annual 11U Bronco World Series Championship rolled into Chester this weekend, bringing a few days of fun and baseball to local residents.

Supervisors to revisit streetlight policy

After hearing the details of a proposed revision to the county’s streetlight policy last week, the Board of Supervisors voted to revisit the policy at its Sept. 22 meeting.

Commission recommends denial of pair of electronic signs

The Planning Commission last week recommended denial of a pair of electronic signs requested for pharmacies in the Dale and Midlothian districts.

Area students, teachers help provide free dental care in Southwest VA

Several local residents were among the 450 dental volunteers – including 125 students – at the Virginia Dental Health Foundation’s Mission of Mercy project in Wise County, Va., last month.

Back to School: Back to school in six easy steps

Back-to-school struggles still surprise many parents. After all, kids go back to school every year -- why don’t they know what to expect? Well, consider this: The growth rate of kids is so fast that going back to the previous year’s routine can seem pretty stale.

Back to School: TDHS freshmen move to former CMS building this fall

Thomas Dale High School’s freshmen will have a new home this school year and administrators are excited about the educational opportunities that will come with the new location.