Chester McDonalds to celebrate 40 years with 40-cent burgers

One would have to step back in time to remember when your community received its first McDonald’s Drive-In Restaurant. It stirred excitement. Large golden arches set over a red and white tiled structure.

CCA donates $1,500 to JROTC

Last week, the Chester Community Association (CCA) donated $1,500 to Thomas Dale High School JROTC.

Juneteenth Celebration

The Chesterfield Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. hosted the Juneteenth Celebration promoting peace and unity good for the community.

Weekly calendar

Bikeways and Trails Plan and Parks and Recreation Master Plan Community Workshops. 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. Ettrick/Matoaca Library. Details: Heather Barrar at 748-1778 (Bikeways and Trails Plan) and Stuart Connock at 751-4484 (Parks and Recreation Master Plan).

My Dad: Oakey Mitchell

This Sunday is Father’s Day, a day when we will honor our fathers and celebrate fatherhood, paternal bonds and the influence of fathers in society.

Henricus Church is coming back to life

The last heavy timber beams were fitted this week into the roof structure to complete the framing of the recreated 1611 Church and Meeting Hall at Henricus Historical Park. The impressive building will soon complement the facilities of the open-air museum.

Weekly calendar

Fellowship at the Field. 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Goyne Park Football Field (Next to Ecoff Elementary School, Chester) Two-hand touch football games, free food (first come, first served), live band and speakers, free raffle.