Student Honored at National SkillsUSA Championships

Students from Chesterfield-area high school and college technical education programs won the nation’s highest awards at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference.

Police blotter

CHESTER FOREST LN (8600 block) 06/24/2014 7:15 p.m. - Unknown suspect/s entered unlocked rear door to residence and took money and miscellaneous items.

Parks and Recs considers cutting school maintenance costs

The grass is mowed, the bushes are cut and the ballfields maintained; not by the schools but by Chesterfield’s Parks and Recreation department. But Parks and Recs does not mow for free. Chesterfield County Public Schools transfers about $1.8 million to Parks and Recs to recover their costs.

Local Student Receives National Honor

The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) announced Thomas Dale High School student Christopher Sharpe from Chester, Virginia, was selected to become a member of the esteemed organization.

Adam White named to Dean’s List at CNU

Adam White, a Thomas Dale High School graduate, has completed his junior year at Christopher Newport University on the Dean’s List with a 3.68 GPA.

Steven Ebeling Named to Dean’s List at Delaware

Steven Ebeling from Richmond, Va. has been named to the University of Delaware’s Dean’s List for the 2014 spring semester.

Local Resident Named to Dean’s List at Cornell University

The following local residents have been named to the Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences’ Dean’s List for Spring Semester 2014

Nuckols graduates from Bridgewater College

Kathleen Nuckols, majoring in health and exercise science, from Chester, graduated from Bridgewater College in May. Of the graduates, 95 earned bachelor of arts degrees and 258 earned bachelor of science degrees.