What's Up: Upcoming Events

Vacation Bible School: A fun and spiritual way to spend the summer

Colonial Heights Baptist Church

Vacation Bible School: “Sky: Everything is possible with God”
June 25-29
Register online at or call (804) 526-0424

Swift Creek Baptist Church

Vacation Bible School: July 30-Aug. 3 9 a.m. - 12 noon
1850 Branders Bridge Road, Colonial Heights
For more information: or call (804) 520-1211

St. Augustine’s Catholic Church

Meadowbrook produces leaders

In an effort to build tomorrow’s leaders, Meadowbrook High School and Falling Creek Elementary School created a mentoring program for fifth grade boys.

Chesterfield students honored

Universities honor Chesterfield students for academic achievement

Bellwood team ‘playing real baseball’ – undefeated

Mary Allen, parent of Marcus Allen who plays for the Chesterfield Baseball Club’s Bellwood Shetland team said, “These boys really know how to play baseball.” The eight- and nine year-olds have been on a winning streak and have a record of eight wins out of eight games played.

TDHS Athletic Scholarship recipients

Pictured are Thomas Dale High School senior athletes who have received athletic scholarships.

Girls on the Run makes positive impact in Chesterfield

Two hundred thirty-two girls, supported by their families and friends, converged on the Chesterfield County Fairgrounds last Saturday for a 5K celebration that culminated the 2012 Girls on the Run program.

Local junior golfers heading to Pebble Beach

Tyler Broach and Abigail Portyata, golfers who have honed their skills at First Tee of Chesterfield, will be headed for amateur competition at Pebble Beach Golf Links in California on July 6-8.

Thieves steal wallet, go on shopping spree

Two thieves went on a shopping spree after stealing a wallet, and the Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify and find them.