Chesterfield Children’s Theatre presents Willy Wonka Jr and A Princess Christmas at Matoaca Middle School West. Wonka will be performed at 7 p.m. Friday December 11 and 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, December 12. Tickets are $10 at the Door with a $5 discount for students. Four and under are free. A... Read more
The Chester Garden Club will be holding their annual greens sale this Saturday, Dec. 12 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Chester gazebo in front of the Walgreen Drug Store entrance from West Hundred Rd. Members have been designing and creating fresh wreaths, swags and centerpieces all... Read more
Bird High students in the National Art Honor Society and eighth-grade advanced students at Salem Church Middle collaborated on a project-based learning art project. Bird High teachers involved are Mary Jo Gearles and Kimberly Gianopoulos and Salem Church Middle teacher Amber Kuper. Read more
High school cafeterias in Chesterfield County Public Schools are changing. For the first time in 20 years, they are returning to the federal breakfast and lunch program. What does this mean for families? The biggest change is that families with high school students will now be able to apply... Read more
The new Chesterfield School Board will take their oaths of office this month at Chesterfield’s 1917 Courthouse. Incumbents: Carey Coyner, Diane Smith along with newly elected members: Rob Thompson, John Erbach and Javiad Saddiqi, will take their oaths of office during an investiture at 4:30 p.m. Dec. 15. A reception will... Read more
English students and French students at Bird ​High School ​have been demonstrating their solidarity, empathy and compassion for France and its people through reflection and related assignments. Read more
It was the North versus the South in the Chesterfield Quarterback League Super Bowl 2015 play at the Ted Salmon Stadium 360 Athletic Complex off Hull Street Road. The three brackets, Minors, Juniors and Seniors, played their hearts out, and mostly, the South ruled with the Juniors and Seniors... Read more
In a year that many observers wrote off Thomas Dale after they lost their last three games of the regular season, the Knights made a surprising run in the playoffs. Their perseverance culminated in the state semi-final game when they met an athletic and bigger Oscar Smith team last... Read more
Hello and welcome back to the wonderful world of the Dogpound. Hopefully everyone survived another Black Friday. I, for one, am content to sit at home and wait for all the catalogs to show up. For some reason…this year…my mailbox has been overflowing. I have a small private mailbox,... Read more
  According to the Associated Press on Dec. 9, Fredericksburg authorities plan a gun give-back event. Fredericksburg’s police department and its sheriff’s office will sponsor their second gun give-back initiative Saturday. From 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at police headquarters, gun owners can turn in any unwanted firearms for... Read more