What's Up: Upcoming Events

July 19, 2014 - 10:00am
September 27, 2014 - 7:00pm

TDHS award ceremony

Over $200,000 in scholarships, excluding university and college awards, were awarded to Thomas Dale High School seniors during the Community Scholarship & Awards Assembly held in the school’s auditorium last Thursday. Several members from the community were in attendance to award their scholarships.

More varsity athletes commit to colleges

One of Thomas Dale’s senior leaders, left back Hunter Gonzalez committed to play soccer at Southern Virginia University in Buena Vista. According to head coach Mark Fowler he’s a “team man” and brings a “steely resolve” to the team in the form of senior leadership.

The Next Level: Holness, Walker, McGhee

Holness, the lone Skyhawk currently at the next level in her sport, had a successful first season at Ferrum last fall. She appeared in 18 games, of which she started 17, scoring two goals on 17 shots and passing out two assists.

Recently deceased

Atchison, Mrs. Louise Childress, 92, of North Chesterfield, wife of Claude E. Atchison.
Hawkins, Mrs. Betty Lee, 75, of Chester.

Fugitives of the week: Coatlee, Stith

In addition to featuring notable crimes in Chesterfield County and the City of Colonial Heights, Crime Solvers highlights fugitives and seeks the public’s help to apprehend them.

Police blotter

BRANNER PL (12300 block) 05/14/2014 5:00 p.m. - Unknown suspect/s cut a hole in the fence to a storage lot and cut the lock to a trailer to gain access. Listed property taken included firearms, electronics and miscellaneous items.

Weekly calendar

Board of Supervisors Meeting. Public Meeting Room, 10001 Iron Bridge Rd. 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. Break at 5 p.m. for dinner, and then resume at 6:30 p.m.

RETIRING ON A HIGH NOTE: Aubrey Lindsey spends 45 years on the organ at Chester Presbyterian Church

The year was 1969. Aubrey Lindsey and his wife had recently finished college and just gotten married. They were both public school teachers in the area.