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December 7, 2014 - 11:00am

Vic Williams steps down

The face of Thomas Dale football for the last quarter of a century has announced his retirement, ending a career that landed three running backs in the NFL and culminated in December with a Division 6 State Championship.

Fast track to success: Seniors excel on the track, in the classroom

For Meadowbrook seniors and track team members Romane Dorrel and Ciarra Morris, getting it done on the track is simply not enough. It’s definitely about being well-rounded.

Not if, but when: Up-and-coming country star comes home

For Chester native Brinn Black, a future in music was never in question.

Special election for Nixon seat set for June 15

Though two candidates for the Republican nomination for Del. Sam Nixon’s seat have emerged in recent days, a Democratic contender has yet to be found.

Schools to cut $30M more from budget

The School Board was set vote on a proposal to cut another $30 million and 135 full-time positions from next year’s budget on Tuesday, April 27.

Morgan Keegan makes it official

A healthy crowd gathered Thursday to officially mark the opening of Morgan Keegan’s new Chester Village Green branch.

Kids branch out at Curtis Elementary

On a recent morning at C.E. Curtis Elementary School, about 120 third graders got a taste of what it’s like to be a tree.

The only way to stop them is to close them – CMS wins

For the ninth straight season, the Chester Eagles girls’ track team has taken the Southern Division crown. This year, however, it was a fight down to the final race in edging out a strong Matoaca team in the final Southern Division race in school history.