Postcard show coming to JTCC Friday and Saturday
Those interested in history, art, genealogy, architecture, antique cars, advertising, foreign travel, and anything in between, are invited to the newly renovated Nicholas Center at John Tyler Community College for the Old Dominion Postcard Club’s 42nd annual show and sale. Show times are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday... Read more
The world is their oyster!
Chester residents Jerry Chambliss, Brenda Andrs and Cindy Harrison took a break at the Urbanna Oyster Festival, which was Nov. 1-2, to catch up on some local news. A great time was had by all. Read more
Former county building repurposed for bank
Chesapeake Bank recently held a ground-breaking at their new Chesterfield location, 10000 Courtview Road. The building formerly was used by the state Department of Motor Vehicles and the county Risk Management Department. Pictured from left are Tommy Adams, Elizabeth Ditsler, Cheryl Norton and Kimberly Neal. (Courtesy photo) Read more
Combat Challenge competitors
Chesterfield firefighters Bebhinn Rae, Lisette Fuentes, Danielle Drinnon, Kendall Litchfield and Audrey Baise competed in the World Firefighter Combat Challenge in Montgomery, Ala. from Oct. 21-26. Read more
Fine arts center
Workers were recently working on the Baxter Perkinson Center for the Arts in the Chester Village Green. Work is scheduled to last 14 months with a target completion date of fall 2020. (Caleb M. Soptelean photo) Read more
Caught reading the Village News
Shirley Turner and her daughter, Shiree Parnell, were recently caught reading the Village News at El Patron Mexican restaurant. (Paige Tucker photo) Read more
Editorial cartoon
Martial arts world super show
School teacher supports Coyner
I am ready for this election to be o-v-e-r as I have just about decided that, collectively, we have lost our minds. This occurred to me recently during a conversation with a friend about the Virginia House of Delegates race, during which my friend unapologetically said, “It’s party over... Read more
Fall fashion show to benefit the James House
A “brunch at Tiffany’s” fall fashion show and champagne luncheon will be held Nov. 13 to benefit The James House, which provides no-charge, confidential help to those affected by sexual or domestic violence and stalking. The Southside Virginia Association of Realtors will host the second-annual event at 11 a.m.... Read more