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December 7, 2014 - 11:00am

Clerk fights off armed robber

Crime Solvers needs your help this week to solve an attempted commercial robbery. In the early morning hours of Sept. 11, 2014, an unknown male entered the Exxon at 15740 Woods Edge Road. He immediately pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded money.

Police blotter

KERWIN RD (9700 block) 09/18/2014 1:00 p.m. - Unknown suspect/s gained entry into one of the victim’s shed by cutting the lock and attempted to pry open the second. At this time nothing has been reported stolen.

Weekly calendar

Chester Choices Book Discussion Group. Chester Library. 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. “Lady Chatterley’s Lover” by D. H. Lawrence will be discussed. No registration required

Trinity UMC Hosts 16th Annual Pumpkin Patch Fundraiser

The 16th annual Pumpkin Patch at Trinity United Methodist Church (TUMC) starts Saturday, September 27. TUMC is located at the corner of Ironbridge Rd and 6600 Greenyard Rd across from Chesterfield Meadows Shopping Center. Volunteers will be available weekdays (4:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 29-Oct. 10 and 3:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 14–30)

Friends of Library hold Book Sale October 2-4

The Friends of the Chesterfield County Public Library recently pledged $20,000 for the Chesterfield Center for the Arts. The Center will be built adjacent to the Chester Library, and plans include a common entry. Each venue will be enhanced by the presence of the other venue.

John Tyler prepares to celebrate the inauguration of Dr. Edward E. Raspiller

Stand in a room with Dr. Edward E. “Ted” Raspiller for five minutes, and you’ll quickly discover three things: his unwavering love for education – especially the concept of life-long learning; his passion for preparing students for the evolving workforce

Skyhawks continue their dominance, other teams gaining momentum

Quarterback Jalen Elliott, a transfer from Hanover, has picked up where Terrance Ervin left off, winning his first three games in a Skyhawk uniform. The first was a Houdini act on a last second Hail Mary in the Battle of Chester, the second an 82-0 drubbing of George Wythe

The Next Level: Harris, Brock, Temple

“Ant” won ACC Defensive Player of the Week two weeks ago when UVA upset No. 21 Louisville, their first win against an FBS school in 10 games. Harris, a three year starter at UVA, had eight tackles and an interception in the win against the Cardinals.