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Army values lead former L. C. Bird football player to new career

Watching a child grow into an adult, and knowing you were a part of his success, is a great gift for any parent. That gift is just as meaningful to a former mentor, teacher, or a high school football coach, who also just so happens to be an Army Recruiter.

The Civil War Trust donates 11.5 acres to Chesterfield for Howlett Line Park addition

The Civil War Trust, America’s largest Civil War nonprofit preservation organization with over 55,000 members donated to Chesterfield County 11.5 acres of additional land for Howlett Line Park.

Today Show's Jenna Wolfe gets CERT-tain treatment

The Today Show’s Jenna Wolfe last week reported from the Chesterfield County Public Safety Training Center on Allied Road.

YMCA executive director supports healthy living, social responsibility and education

The Chester YMCA’s relatively new executive director is anything but inexperienced. He looks young, but wouldn’t we all if we stayed in shape?

Sustain our Community award volunteers of the year

“Everyone enjoy the benefit of a healthy community,” Sara Snead, Deputy Administrator for Community Services.

Ms. Kitty turns 100

Twice each week Kitty Knittel slowly enters the pool at the Chester YMCA and each time she exits feeling refreshed. “I think it will put me back on my feet,” she said. “And it does every time.”

Church Collects Bears to Comfort Children in Distress

“The bears are everywhere,” Deacon Sherry Munday explained. “We have them in the rectory, you’ll find them in the pews and on the pulpit…they are all over the church.”

Thin mints, Tagalongs, Samoas might create the best dessert ever

Serena Barr was looking to sell some Girl Scout cookies. The eight-year-old Elizabeth Scott Elementary student is a member of Girl Scout Troop 5239 that meets in Enon.

Coyner blasted by local daily press

For almost a week, Chesterfield County School Board member, and attorney, Carrie Coyner, has been blasted in the local daily newspaper about representing developers at the Board of Supervisors meetings on cases in Bermuda and Dale districts. Ms. Coyner often asks that the school cash proffer (promise) be reduced or eliminated.