The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is posting the Qualla Road (Route 653) bridge over Swift Creek in Chesterfield County to four tons as the result of findings in a recent structural inspection. Earlier this week, bridge inspectors found advanced corrosion and deterioration in the concrete slabs.
Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at the 7-Eleven store in the 100 block of East Hundred Road at about 4:15 p.m. Saturday, April 13.
During last Monday’s meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Chester, past president John Howsman, left, receives a distinguished club certificate and award for leading the club during 2011 and 2012. Tom Sokol, current president, is making the presentation.
The GFWC Worthington Woman’s Club recognizes April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month by planting a “Pinwheel Garden” at the Chesterfield County Government Complex.
Chesterfield has gained another gem in its crown of historic sites. About 50 gathered in front of the Strachan House at Point of Rocks, last week, for a presentation of the deed ceremony.
The school year ends in June, but learning can continue. Chesterfield County Public Schools offers summer instruction that makes it easy to study a new subject or keep academic skills sharp. Detailed brochures are available in school offices and online at mychesterfieldschools.com.
Jermott had a standout career at Thomas Dale, winning the 2010 Athlete of the Year award for the Knights. The junior has had a great season so far in 2013 setting personal bests in both the 60m and 200m.
L.C. Bird standout first baseman Bryce Harman has a bright future. Whether that future starts at East Carolina University this coming fall or in the uniform of a minor league team on the road to the major leagues, the slugger seems bound for success.