Art Center: Thank You

While the Chesterfield Board of Supervisors met last week and approved the Chesterfield Center for the Arts in Chester, that is not all that has to be done.

Recently deceased

BAIRD, Joyce Lucas, 77, of Chesterfield, wife of Alfred E. Baird.
BOOTH, John Edwin “Jack,” 62, formerly of Chesterfield, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, husband of Debra L. Booth.

Suspect in white Nissan Altima sought in hit-and-run case

This week, the Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program is asking for your help to solve a hit-and-run case.


JEFFERSON DAVIS HWY (6100 block) 08/17/2014 11:55 p.m. - Unknown suspect broke driver’s side window and removed miscellaneous property from vehicle while parked in car lot.

Weekly calendar

The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield Free Ice Cream Social. 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. 4317 School St. Kick-off Adventures in Learning. Details: 706-6689 or

Divided Down the Middle

The Battle of Chester goes beyond the field. Last Thursday, Thomas Dale hosted the game between their Knights and L.C. Bird’s Skyhawks. I was supposed to attend the game with my bosses, Jeff and Julia Bowman.

Chesterfield Center for the Arts APPROVED!

During last week’s Chesterfield Board of Supervisors meeting, the Board announced, without much fanfare, that the $6.9 million arts center proposed for Chester’s Village Green will be funded.

Lots of art to look forward to

For the 68 freshmen of the Specialty Center for the Arts at Thomas Dale High School it was exciting to meet their new peers and art teachers and to hear what art courses and events are waiting for them during their now beginning freshmen year.