BAPTIST DR (5xx block) 09/09/2015 12:00 p.m. – Several vacant buildings damaged at the listed location. At this time nothing has been reported stolen. BARBOURSVILLE LN (63xx block) 09/21/2015 11:50 p.m. – Firearms, money and miscellaneous items stolen from locked vehicle. No signs of forced entry noted, however the... Read more
Crime Solvers is taking this opportunity to once again ask for the public’s help to locate a missing person. Zulma Pabon has been missing since Friday, June 6, 2014. Zulma was last seen leaving St. Francis Medical Center following her shift on the evening of June 6. Her car,... Read more
Boyd, Mr. Thomas Marvin, of Chester, a Korean War Navy veteran, husband of Ruth Ruxton Boyd. Carter, Ms. Jazmun C., of Chester. Carter, Mr. Robert Eugene, 74, of Chesterfield, husband of Dorothy Faye Carter. Graham, Mrs. Paula Angelica May, 38, of Chesterfield, formerly of Stafford, an Army Reserve major... Read more
Multi-family dwellings are just as the words say, dwellings or buildings where multiple families live. The most common are apartment buildings. Most of us have lived in this setting, at one point in our lives, with only a wall or floor separating us from our neighbors. It is the... Read more
Fifty-eight emigrants naturalized at Henricus Historical Park
“There is such a difference between my country and America,” said Wandafrash Butta a native of Ethiopia, “I love America for its freedom.” Henricus Historical Park was the proud host of a naturalization ceremony last week on Thursday morning. Fifty-eight people from 31 different countries became U.S. citizens during... Read more
Thousands Weather the Storm to Attend ChesterFest
The rain is both a fading memory and a distant promise is a metaphor that fits perfectly for ChesterFest, last week’s 14th annual event. While only about three-fourths of the 150 scheduled vendors set up at the Fest, those crafters, merchants and charities were happy with the day. The... Read more
To the Editor: Now that school is back in session full swing, and everyone is busy trying to get settled into a routine. We want to take some time from the hustle and bustle to give thanks. We are a group called Guardians, who volunteer in a lot of... Read more
To the Editor: While government agencies seek new ways to boost the economy and create jobs, one industry is just waiting for government support in order to invest billions of private dollars into the economy. I’m talking about the energy industry – the one that has led the way... Read more
Historical Society present lecture on Numismatics and the Civil War
The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia (CHSV) will present a lecture on Numismatics and the Civil War at historic Magnolia Grange House Museum on Saturday, October 3 at 12 p.m. The lecture will be presented by local numismatist (collection of coins) and currency dealer Parry Bragg who serves as... Read more
Reunion in Ocean Isle, NC
A group of friends recently got together for a few days’ relaxation. Picture from left: Jim and Janice Hopkins of Tulsa, Oklahoma; Roger and Tessie Baldwin of Rock Hill, South Carolina; Cathy Kirkland of Midlothian; Steve Greenwood of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; John Kirkland, and Elaine and Jim Burns... Read more