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Larry Grina watercolors on display for two months

On Saturday, the Chester Public Library opened another chapter of it’s two-month series of exhibitions that present the work of local artists. From November 1 to December 29, a collection of twenty watercolor paintings by Chesterfields Larry Grina can be viewed in the main display room of the library.

Trunk-or-Treat for the Food Bank

The Chesterfield Food Bank received a big treat on Halloween with the delivery of a month-long Applebee’s food collection and 300 pounds of apples that were to be handed out during the food bank’s Friday night food distribution at their center on Iron Bridge Road.

Boaters! It’s Time to Register for Parade of Lights

Summer has ended, but there’s still plenty of boating fun to be had by participating in the 22nd Annual James River Parade of Lights, which will be held the evening of Dec. 13.

Social Butterfly: Domesticated diva of Chester

Have you ever wanted to see the inside of someone’s home that you just know is going to be filled with all kinds of wonder? I received an invitation to visit the Crouch home in Hidden Valley Estates. Robin is one of my esteemed Facebook friends.

The Next Level: Fields, Prevost, Faison

Fields won a starting corner spot during the spring after playing sparingly in his first two seasons. The Pirates haven’t had much to cheer about this season, but Fields has been more than stellar with 24 tackles and three pass breakups through eight games.

Week 9 Football Recaps

Thomas Dale won the premier showdown of the old “Central District” this season, defeating Dinwiddie in a dramatic, back-and-forth affair.

After slow start, Warriors bring home championship

The Matoaca Warriors took home the Field Hockey Conference 12 Championship last week, defeating Manchester 3-1 to claim the trophy. Along the way, they also beat L.C. Bird and Prince George (the top seed and heavy favorite) but a couple of months ago, it didn’t seem like that’s where the season was headed.

Recently deceased

CARTER, Mark A., 52, of Chesterfield, husband of Deborah Carter.
ELLER, Lucille “Lou” Parker, 57, of Chesterfield, wife of Blake Eller.