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Ettrick’s Chesterfield Avenue facelift begins

Throughout its long history, the village of Ettrick has served as an important gateway into Chesterfield County. According to the Chesterfield County revitalization department, under the leadership of Tom Jacobson, that gateway will now be enhanced. A conceptual plan was introduced at a ceremony last week in Ettrick, previewing what the proposed improvement would bring.

VSU’s search for housing delayed by county

Virginia State University (VSU) is under a massive expansion program, which will elevate the university to a SACS Level 6 institution, an important move for the university, which will propel the school to a higher profile among universities and confirm that it provides quality graduate and post graduate programs.

Chester Lions Club donates proceeds from White Cane Days Drive

Through the generosity of Chester and the surrounding community, the Chester Lions Club’s White Cane Days Drive held on Friday, April 29, and Saturday, April 30, was a tremendous success, according to members of the club.

Supervisors promote 400th anniversary of the Citie of Henricus

Members of the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors and the county administrator dressed in colonial clothing to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the Citie of Henricus.

Police seek car thief

Police are seeking a man who stole a vehicle during a test drive on Interstate 95 near Woods Edge Road last week.

Police Blotter

Jefferson Davis Hwy 5/20  Bermuda Estates Trailer Park.  Complainant reported the listed property was removed from victim’s trailer.

Tipton Cr  5/22  Milhorn Tract.  Unknown suspect/s shattered the rear door to gain entry to the victim’s residence.  The listed property was reported stolen.

Bryanbell Ln  5/21  Irongate.  Suspect/s gained entry through the locked rear window.  The listed property was reported stolen.

Meadowbrook’s flag ceremony honors the school’s cultural diversity

Meadowbrook High School held their annual flag ceremony in their auditorium Friday, honoring the school’s rich cultural diversity.

Mataoca High School represented at summer Governor’s schools

A number of Matoaca students have been selected to participate in the Summer Residential Governor’s School program.