To the Editor: On Sunday, July 19, my husband, Ray, was cutting grass in the ditch in front of our house when he had a heart attack. Someone passing by saw him lying in the ditch and called 911. They did not leave a name, but I want that... Read more
Chesterfield Food Bank Needs Van
Their mission is a simple on — to feed folks, to feed folks that are in need; volunteers helping other people with food. They stay busy: they take in food, they take in donations, which buy more food, and they buy and stock food that they give to those... Read more
Local Woman Graduates U.S. Marine Corps Boot Camp
PFC Hannah Marie Schultz, 18, of North Chesterfield, graduated from the United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. on April 3. PFC Schultz successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at MCRD Parris Island as one of 47 recruits in Training... Read more
Chesterfield’s Holly Love Wins Dominion Scholarship
Holly Lynn Love of Chesterfield, Va., is one of six winners of the Dominion Memorial Scholarship Program. Holly, daughter of Joe and Sally Love, will receive up to $5,000 for the 2015-2016 academic year. The scholarship is renewable for an additional three years. Now in its eighth year, the... Read more
Lisa Cole of Chester was one of 63 Duke University Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) students receiving a white coat on July 17. The White Coat Ceremony marked the transition of the DPT Class of 2016 from the classroom into the clinic and the students’ commitment to professionalism and excellence.... Read more
AUGUST 19 CHESTERFIELD COUNTY FARMERS MARKET – 3 – 6 p.m. Chesterfield County Government Complex on Mimms Loop. MEADOWDALE JOB FAIR: Ladders to Success. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Meadowdale Library. Looking for a career opportunity? Want to gain some new skills or meet local employers? Join the library... Read more
Youth Wins Top State Baseball Scholarship
Corey Johnston, a member of Colonial Height’s American Legion Post 284’s Senior Pirate’s baseball team, was awarded the top scholarship that can be bestowed on an American Legion Baseball player from the American Legion Department of Virginia during the annual end of season Baseball Banquet at Post 284. Cory... Read more
Bird, Meadowbrook Pre-Sale Tickets Meadowbrook High School Athletics have announced the pre-sale schedule for the Meadowbrook vs. Bird football game taking place on Aug. 28 at 6 p.m.; gate opens at 4:45 p.m. Pre-sale tickets are $7 and $10 at the gate. The pre-sale schedule begins the week of... Read more

Complete 2015 schedule for Chesterfield and the Tri-Cities varsity football programs.

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Hello and welcome back to the wonderful world of the Dogpound where we are continuing our journey down memory lane of our time with Max. Before we get started, I wanted to take time to thank Elizabeth French for the nice card and kind words that were much appreciated.... Read more