For many years the Kiwanis Club of Chester has awarded scholarships to a deserving student at Thomas Dale and Community high schools. This year, the Kiwanians would like to honor the memory of long time Chester resident and friend, Charles N. Sibley when we award the Thomas Dale Scholarship.
Dee Castelvecchi, of Elizabeth Davis Middle School, is the nation’s top health teacher. On April 26 in Charlotte, N.C., she will receive the Health Education Professional of the Year School K-12 Award from the American Association for Health Education.
The following Virginia Tech students were among those honored at the university’s fall commencement ceremony held Dec. 21, 2012, in Cassell Coliseum.
After roaming the outfield for the Warriors, while playing an important role on four straight Matoaca teams to qualify for the region, Drake now plays right field at Messiah College. Drake is hitting .279 on the season with 13 runs batted in. Drake was featured in 2011 by the Village News for his skill on the diamond and his work ethic in the classroom.
Mid-Atlantic Volleyball Club Girls 16 Blue Team went undefeated playing 13 games on Saturday, March 23 at Richmond Volleyball Center.
Crime Solvers Chesterfield/Colonial Heights 20th Annual Fundraising Golf Tournament sponsored by Mercedes-Benz of Midlothian will be held Thursday, April 25. Registration begins at 8 a.m. with a 10 a.m. Shotgun Start. Hosted by the Country Club at the Highlands, the format of the tournament is a four-player team, Captains Choice.
Marguerite Christian minor basketball team advanced through the playoffs ultimately, winning the Minor “A” Consolation 10 Team Single Elimination Tournament. It ended on Saturday March 9 at Tomahawk Middle. The team won the championship with a final score of 34-24.