Go, Bryce, go!

Go, Bryce, go!

Community January 14, 2020

Conner uses adaptive sports to overcome physical obstacles, contributes to book Bryce Conner is always smiling, even after three hours of physical therapy. His recent grueling therapy sessions of three hours a day, five days a week, left him tired and sore, but he always managed a smile for... Read more
New Planning Commission members approved At its Jan. 8 meeting, the Chesterfield Board of Supervisors named Midlothian supervisor Leslie Haley chairwoman for the year by a 4-1 vote with Jim Holland disssenting. Haley was chair last year. Prior to the vote, Holland said he believed that the chair and... Read more
Morrissey would have liked second-term senator getting more Republican state Sen. Amanda Chase was given only one committee assignment last week by the Democratic Party caucus, which sets the rules for the body that it controls 21-19.  Although Chase said on Facebook that she would be sitting in numerous... Read more
By Del. Carrie Coyner Wednesday, January 8th was a historic day for our commonwealth as Speaker Eileen Filler-Corn gaveled the House of Delegates into session as the first woman and Jew to be Speaker of the House, and Charniele Herring became the first African American woman to serve as Majority... Read more
Andrea Peeks, Brent Epps and Khara Durden to become directors of Budget and Management, Transportation and Internal Audit, respectively  Last week, Chesterfield County announced the hiring of three new department directors. Andrea Peeks took over on Monday as director of Budget and Management and Donald “Brent” Epps Jr. as... Read more
Do you make the best chili in town? Or, do you just enjoy taste testing all the flavors that go into a great pot of chili? Chili chefs are invited to compete in Ivey Memorial’s Annual Chili Cook-off scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 25. Call the church office at 526-1350... Read more
DAR helps preserve a historic document
During 2019 Chesterfield Courthouse Chapter National Society Daughters of the Revolution worked again with the library of Virginia as part of the Library’s “Adopt Virginia’s History” program to preserve a second important piece of history – Chesterfield County (Va.) Lists of Tithables, 1752 June, that records the list of... Read more

Weekly Calendar

Events January 14, 2020

WEDNESDAY, JAN 15 PINOCHLE/MEXICAN TRAIN/EUCHRE CARD GROUPS – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bensley Recreation Center, 2900 Drewrys Bluff Road. Free. To register call (804) 768-7904. DEMENTIA AWARENESS – 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Chester Library, Chester Combined Room A & B. Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends program is the... Read more
“Milestone” reached for issuance of credential allowing air travel, access to secure federal facilities The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has issued more than one million REAL ID-compliant driver’s licenses and identification cards. Beginning Oct. 1, Virginians who want to use their state-issued driver’s license or identification card... Read more

Police Blotter

Police Blotter January 14, 2020

ABERDEEN RD (24xx block) 01/07/2020 12:01 a.m. – Electronics stolen from vehicle. ARBOR LAKE DR (68xx block) 01/06/2020 4:20 p.m. – Injury-Accidental – Overdose BERMUDA CROSSROAD LN (122xx block) 01/07/2020 9 p.m. – Vehicle parts stolen from parking lot. BRAEBROOK DR (194xx block) 01/06/2020 2 a.m. – Firearms, money,... Read more