Defiance is different than pragmatism. Lawrence C. Haake III, Chesterfield County Voting Registrar, is a pragmatist. His actions during the lead up to next week’s elections are reported to be in defiance of the State Board of Election’s (SBE) mandate to purge voters from voting rolls using a list that was emailed from their office.
Each year Chesterfield builds a list of the most important issues that will affect the county from the state standpoint. Mary Ann Curtin lobbies and observes the Virginia General Assembly (GA) as they work through the messy job of building or tweaking statewide concerns.
Waffle House seems to be growing in some odd places lately. The only Waffle House, on this side of the county was taken down last year and replaced with Chipotle.
Chesterfield is about to embrace more pedestrian access in Meadowbrook. Not only will sidewalks link existing sidewalks along Cogbill Road east of Iron Bridge Road but streetlights will be added.
Police are seeking information on a man who robbed the 7-Eleven at 1924 Walnut Dr. at about 4:30 a.m. today. No one was injured during the incident.
Even though it has been 50 years, most people know exactly where they were when they heard the news of the John F. Kennedy assassination by Lee Harvey Oswald on Friday, November 22, 1963.
As Halloween approaches, the Chesterfield County Police Department is encouraging residents to do their part to make Thursday, Oct. 31, a safe holiday for all.
The Chesterfield County Annual Veterans Day Memorial Ceremony, sponsored by the Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia, will be held on Monday, Nov. 11 at 2 p.m. at the Chesterfield County Historic 1917 Courthouse Green on Iron Bridge Rd.