Hundreds attend Enon Open House
Pop and country songs drifted in the air, energizing the crowd; some tapped their toes and some began dancing along to the tunes. The smell of freshly popped corn and grilled hotdogs filled the air while children bounced in the fun zone activities. Inside the fire department bay, fire-... Read more
Sarah Tatum announced as 2015 Christmas Mother
The 2015 Christmas Mother season has arrived and Sarah Tatum, a long-time volunteer in the program, has been named the 2015 Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Christmas Mother. The annual kickoff tea was on Tuesday at the historic Magnolia Grange located at 10020 Iron Bridge Road. Ms. Tatum gave a brief speech... Read more
Football season is in full swing and we are reminded of the importance of recognizing, treating, and preventing concussions. Though football may be more often associated with concussions, they can occur in any sport where contact is possible. The short and long-term effects of concussions have been responsible for... Read more
Fall is rolling along. As you look around, many deciduous trees are beginning to shed their leaves. Before long your yard will have its own coat of many colors. Or will it? Leaf removal is critical to successful sports turf management such as golf courses and ball fields. Their... Read more
Washington politicians do not have to listen to constituents. Virginia politicians stay out of site on off election years, but local county supervisors make decisions that matter to you immediately. They can be convinced by their constituents on how to vote, and you can reach them by phone and... Read more
Washington politicians do not have to listen to constituents. Virginia politicians stay out of site on off election years, but local county supervisors make decisions that matter to you immediately. They can be convinced by their constituents on how to vote, and you can reach them by phone and... Read more
ALDRIDGE AVE (25xx block) 10/05/2015 6:00 a.m. – Unknown suspect attempted to gain entry into the residence through the rear door. At this time nothing has been reported stolen. AUTUMN POINT DR (69xx block) 10/07/2015 6:00 p.m. – Known suspect took victim’s front license plate. BRANNER PL (124xx block)... Read more
Allen, Mrs. Debra Lee, 58, of Chesterfield. Anderson, Mr. Edward Rhea “Andy/Eddie” Sr., 71, of Chesterfield, a Vietnam War Marine Corps veteran, husband of Roxie Brooks Anderson. Carro, Mrs. Jean Williams, 70, of Chesterfield, wife of Louis Carro. Crawford, Mr. Richard Malcolm, 74, of North Chesterfield, widower of Florence Virginia Crawford. Eason, Mr.... Read more
I am going to take a break from my series “From the Engine to the Truck” and address an issue that will hurt or kill some hunters this season. I do not know the statistics in Virginia or across the country, but I know my personal experience with a... Read more
Falling Creek Ironworks Day
America’s first New World industrial site, the 1619-1622 ironworks on Falling Creek, took another baby step last Saturday with the unveiling and dedication of six new interpretive signs. They described the industrial history that once existed at Falling Creek. A project and proposed park, that has been the passion... Read more