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What's Up: Upcoming Events

July 19, 2014 - 10:00am
September 27, 2014 - 7:00pm

Varsity athletes to play at next level

Carroll missed half of his senior season with a leg injury, but was still impressive enough to catch the eye of Randolph-Macon College where he signed to play next fall. For the Warriors, The safety registered 13 tackles (nine solo) and an interception in limited action. He’ll join Meadowbrook linebacker Kane Smith as a signee for 2014.

Chester swimmer beats Mom’s record that stood 32 years

When Myra Anne Martin was two years of age, her mother, Amy Pulling-Martin taught her how to swim in the bath tub. That early start began Myra Anne’s swimming career as the 12-year-old was able to beat her mother’s record in the Chesterfield Aquatic League (CAL) in the individual medley (IM) with a time of 1:14.02.

Sports camps at L.C. Bird

L.C. Bird Basketball Camp will be held at Lloyd C. Bird High School. Campers should be prepared with a T-shirt, shorts, and basketball shoes. Campers may bring a bag lunch or purchase lunch for $3 which will include sandwich/pizza, chips/fruit and drink.

Sports camps at Thomas Dale

Thomas Dale’s first annual volleyball camp will be directed by Coach Jenna Malcom and VT coaching staff and players will specialize in technical development, individual skills, and an emphasis on team offensive and defensive strategies.

Deaths

BECKER, Jack Midford, 85, of Chester, a retired lieutenant colonel of the U.S. Army, husband of Joan Becker.
BOWLES, Oscar Linton Jr., 88, of North Chesterfield, a World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy, husband of Mildred H. Bowles.

Suspect racked up over $1,500 in fraudulent charges

Crime Solvers is asking for your help this week to solve a stolen credit card turned credit card fraud case. On Thursday, Dec. 11, 2013, a woman used a stolen credit card to make several purchases at the Walmart at 12000 Iron Bridge Rd.

Police blotter

MAPLEVALE RD (3000 block) 06/04/2014 11:55 p.m. - Suspects forced open the front door and pointed a gun at the victims, stating they were looking for the victims’ former roommate and demanding money. When the roomate wasn’t located, suspects went through the residence taking jewelry, money and electronics.

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).