What's Up: Upcoming Events

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

Henricus Church is coming back to life

The last heavy timber beams were fitted this week into the roof structure to complete the framing of the recreated 1611 Church and Meeting Hall at Henricus Historical Park. The impressive building will soon complement the facilities of the open-air museum.

Athletes of the Year

In his high school career, Spiers followed in the footsteps of many Matoaca players before him – both as a leader that led by example and as a player who will ascend to the next level, as he committed to Randolph-Macon this spring.

Recently deceased

BANTON, Jennie Jamerson, 84, of Chesterfield.
CLIFTON, Margie Cundiff, 86, of Chester, widow of Robert Wilson Clifton.

Credit card fraud

A lost wallet led to a credit card theft and fraud case, and the Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to solve the crime.

Police blotter

COGBILL RD (4500 block) 05/28/2014 3:00 p.m. - Unknown suspect/s entered the unoccupied residence through a side window. Once inside the interior was vandalized. Miscellaneous items were reported stolen.

Weekly calendar

Fellowship at the Field. 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Goyne Park Football Field (Next to Ecoff Elementary School, Chester) Two-hand touch football games, free food (first come, first served), live band and speakers, free raffle.

Magnolia Grange Planters Day brings Civil War-Era to Life

Interest and passion brought more than 100 visitors to experience hints of civil war-era life in Chesterfield County. Life in 1864 was demonstrated and explained by costumed re-enactors and Chesterfield Historical Society volunteers at the Magnolia Grange museum estate.

Two 7-Eleven stores on West/East Hundred Road to be closed

Two area 7-Eleven® stores will be closing as part of a 75 store reduction in the company’s portfolio.