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

Henricus breaks ground for church

Charles Lewis Grant, executive director, Henricus Historical Park, welcomed donors, guest and board members to the park on Monday for a groundbreaking ceremony for the re-created 1611 colonial Church and Meeting Hall.

JRAC recognizes ‘Stewards of the River’

The James River Advisory Council recognized several people in a ceremony Thursday, April 26, with its annual Stewards of the River awards. Established in 2006, the awards recognize outstanding community members who make measurable, positive impacts through their roles as leaders, community partners, guardians and spokespersons on behalf of the James River.

Comcast awards $62,000 in scholarships to high school seniors

The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower and enrich lives, is awarding 53 Virginia high school seniors scholarships through its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program.

Paul Daszkiewicz named Teacher of the Year

Shock, excitement and joy were among the emotions running through Chesterfield schools today when three teachers learned they are the school division’s top Teachers of the Year. A delegation of school system and county leaders brought banners, cakes and balloons as they surprised these top-notch teachers in their classes.

Anderson recognized as a national honor society member

Sigma Alpha Lambda is proud to announce that Alexis Paige Anderson of Chester, has recently become recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National Leadership and Honors Organization at the Old Dominion University.

Local golfer scores back-to-back hole-in-one

An avid golfer has about a one in five chance in his lifetime to score a hole-in-one. When approaching a par three, the odds are about 25,000 to one against achieving an ace. Betting odds against scoring two holes in one in a single round rise to about 10 million to one.

Carver girls win first county championship

In a first for Carver Middle School, the girls track team sped to the County Track Championship Friday afternoon at Manchester High School. The Cougars were led by Deja Powell’s victories in the 100 and 200, while Ainsley Greenwald took the 800 in a new school record time of 2:30.

Golfing for a cause

The Jamestown 4-H Education Center is partnering with the Kiwanis Club of Toano for their fifth annual golf tournament. The tournament is scheduled for Friday, May 18, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m.