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Thomas Dale students’ bias charges upgraded

Police investigated an assault that occurred at a Thomas Dale High School after-school activity for much of last week

The precursor to Chesterfield County: Dale Parish

It was 1735 and the residents of the area that is now Chesterfield were getting restless. While Chesterfield had grown in population and had significant industrial strength it was still part of Henrico.

Carver pair receives world languages award

Two faculty members from Carver Middle School – Head Principal Don Ashburn and French/German Teacher Deborah Houghton – were honored Thursday evening at a special banquet at Pocahontas State Park.

Free engineering, math and science summer camps for girls

Girls entering the seventh or eighth grade can sign up now for GEMS (Girls in Engineering, Mathematics, and Science), a free summer camp at Bird High School which gives middle school girls experience in the fields of mathematics, engineering and science, in two sessions : (1) July 11-15; (2) July 18-22.

Chester native graduates from Coast Guard Academy

Cadet First Class Graham S. Sherman of Chester is one of 229 cadets that graduated May 25 from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering.

Skyhawk’s Bradley signs with Shenandoah

L.C. Bird senior Madison Bradley with family as she signed her letter of intent Tuesday, May 17, to play softball at Shenandoah University in the Bird library.

VSU signs agreement with Minor League Baseball

Virginia State University (VSU) today entered into a landmark letter of cooperation with Minor League Baseball (MiLB) to benefit VSU’s students across various disciplines through the support of and/or participation in speaker’s series, presentations, projects, workshops, seminars and other events that will benefit the university’s students.

Police Blotter

MAIN ST 5/13  Entry gained by kicking in rear door.  The interior of the residence was ransacked, however nothing was taken.

VILLAS CT  5/13  The Villas at Rivers Bend.  Entry gained to the listed residence by breaking the glass on the rear door.  Items were taken from the bedrooms.

REYMET RD  9/1/10  Unknown suspect/s entered the vacant house through a kitchen door taking listed property from inside.

ORANGE HILL AVE  5/9  Ettrick.  Entry gained through a bedroom window and listed property stolen.