Back to school
Dale District school board member John Erbach visits with students at O.B. Gates Elementary during their first day of school, Sept. 3. (Danielle Ozbat photo) Read more
Canipe named a Geography Teacher Fellow
The American Geographical Society recently named Chester resident Anne Canipe as a 2019 AGS Geography Teacher Fellow. Canipe, who teaches Advanced Placement Human Geography at Cosby High School, is one of 50 teachers selected to participate in this fourth year of the initiative. The program is a year-long professional... Read more
Popular eatery to reopen in October
Chester’s Chick-fil-A closed in late August to allow for the creation of two drive-through lanes and a minor building addition. The business, located at 2900 W. Hundred Road, is slated to reopen in October. (Caleb M. Soptelean photo) Read more
New at Crater Community Hospice
Tabatha F. Mitchell is the new admissions nurse at Crater Community Hospice. The Chesterfield resident is a graduate of the Bon Secours Memorial School of Nursing. (Courtesy photo) Read more
Arts center work commences
Workers began pushing dirt Tuesdsay, Aug. 27, for the Baxter Perkinson Center for the Arts outside the Chester Library. Read more
Grand marshals
WTVR CBS-6 meteorologist Nikki Dee Ray and state Del. Riley Ingram, R-Hopewell, were grand marshals of the Chesterfield County Fair grand parade Aug. 27. Ingram is in his 28th and final year in the General Assembly. (Brenda White photo) Read more
Convocation speaker
Abby Segrest, a Thomas Dale High graduate and senior at Radford University, and was recently chosen to speak to over 1,800 freshmen at the university’s convocation on Aug. 25 to welcome the class of 2023. Segrest is a marketing major and plans to graduate in May 2020. Read more
Caleb’s Corner: Creating memories in Northwest Montana
It was a refreshing experience. Last week I was afforded the opportunity to take my 12- and 16-year-old daughters to the place I love: Northwest Montana. I had taken them there for the first time two summers ago, and we watched our first rodeo together in Polson, hiked on... Read more
Fair fun

Fair fun

Community August 27, 2019

A girl enjoys a ride at the Chesterfield County fair on Saturday, Aug. 24. The fair runs through Saturday, Aug. 31. Read more
Village News goes to Italy