Chesterfield Historical Society presents homeschool program

The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia, in partnership with the Chesterfield Department of Parks and Recreation, will offer a program in support of homeschooling families. This program, designed for all grade levels, is fun and engaging while covering specific learning objectives.

Manny’s cool lessons

When Ettrick Elementary School fourth-grade teachers entered their newly-painted school with beautifully waxed floors in September, they were faced with a dilemma. What would they do to utilize a newly-cleared space on the landing of the fourth-grade hall?

McElroy, O’Conner graduated from Radford

Brooke Yamise McElroy and Patrick Edward O’Conner of Chester graduated from Radford University at the end of the summer session.

Gilani awarded at Hampden-Sydney College opening convocation

At Opening Convocation on Tuesday, September 4, Aaron Salim Gilani, a sophomore at Hampden-Sydney College, received the Omicron Delta Kappa Award. The ODK Award was established in 1974 to mark the 50th anniversary of the Lambda Circle and has been endowed by generous contributions from ODK alumni.

Chester home featured in annual Parade of Homes

The Home Building Association of Richmond (HBAR) kicked-off their 61st Annual Parade of Homes last weekend and out of 49 entries covering seven counties and the City of Richmond, Chester has the entry that won the WOW Award; a home that most impressed the judges with its WOW! Appeal because of the high performance features it delivers and the benefits it provides.

Warriors march on

Bringing home a Superior rating and selected as the Overall Grand Champions in their first marching band contests this season, Matoaca High School Marching Band has proven to be one of the best on the field.

Virginia State University awarded military-friendly-schools title

Victory Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has named Virginia State University to the coveted Military Friendly Schools list.

TDHS’s performing arts department will present full chorale, orchestra concert

Thomas Dale High School will present a spectacular concert on Monday, Oct. 22, featuring a 200 voice chorale and full orchestra in an evening of thoughtful and moving music.