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JTCC receives grant from Altria Group for STEM-H opportunities

To compete globally, the United States needs a workforce highly trained in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and health care (STEM-H). The number of jobs related to STEM-H is on the rise, but the number of people preparing for these careers is not keeping up with the demand.

Recently deceased

BROOKS, Nannie Mawyer, 85, of Chester, widow of Andrew J. Brooks.
CAMERON, Rhonda Sue, 48, of Chesterfield, wife of Emil E. Cameron.

Suspect sought in commercial robbery

Crime Solvers needs your help this week to solve a commercial breaking and entering. On Nov. 16, 2014, an unknown subject forced open the front door of the Tienda Joana located at 5746 Hopkins Road.

Police blotter

CICERO PY (2900 block) 11/25/2014 2:00 p.m. - Unknown suspect/s gained entry into the victim’s residence. Consumable goods, jewelry and electronics were reported stolen.

Chester Presbyterian Church names new director of music

Chester Presbyterian Church announces the appointment of Dr. Kevin Smith as its Director of Music as of December 1. Dr. Smith holds Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees in conducting from the Peabody Conservatory of The Johns Hopkins University.

Weekly calendar

Chester Kiwanis Christmas Parade. 2 p.m. YMCA to the Chester Village Green.

Village News Sports Girls Basketball Top 5--- Week of 12-7

The Village News Sports Top 5 Girls Basketball Poll!!!!

Village News Sports Boys Basketball Top 5--- Week of 12-7

Village News Sports Boys Basketball Top 5!