Recently deceased

Baker, Ms. Mary Martha, 29, of Chesterfield.
Edwards, Mrs. Bernice Wilkins, 81, of North Chesterfield, wife of Delmus Edwards.

Suspects defraud store clerks using ‘flim-flam’ tactic

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs help to solve a couple of cases involving a crime technique known as a “flim-flam.”


TELBURY ST (7800 block) 08/24/2014 5:40 a.m. - Two unknown suspects forced entry to residence, displayed handguns, and demanded property from victim. Electronics, money and clothing were taken.

Battle of Chester

Twice was nice for the L.C. Bird Skyhawks as they repeated as state champions in 2013. While the Knights drove past a glut of injuries to finish 6-4, they fell in a competitive game to Colonial Forge in the 6A South playoffs.

Bump, Set, Spike: 2014 Volleyball Primer

With football, comes volleyball and here’s your 2014 season primer for your area teams.

FOOTBALL: Week 0 recaps

The Monarchs suffered a heart-breaking loss at the hands of the Hermitage Panthers last Friday as quarterback Rashad Robinson rushed for a 20-yard touchdown with just four seconds left in the game.

Weekly calendar

Depression Bipolar Support Group. 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Chester Library Meeting Room A. This is an open discussion meeting and everyone is invited to attend. Details: Tim Glover at 804-661-3940.

Lake Deane: Making it Happen

She’s an engineering student at the specialty high school program at L.C. Bird High School and she’s a Girl Scout. She had the idea that special needs kids should get to learn some of the cool thinks she does in the engineering specialty program.