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Rebuilding of TDHS Tennis program pays off

With the last leg of the regular season over with, Thomas Dale’s boy’s and girl’s tennis teams have proven themselves formidable opposition in the Central District and the Central Region.

A sense of community

Dressed in their Sunday best, fifth-graders at Bellwood Elementary dined in Thursday afternoon for their third Manners Luncheon of the school year, celebrating Cinco de Mayo with successful adults from our community.

Redistricting could cost Virginia $10 million

Now that the governor has approved the General Assembly’s redistricting plans, the State Board of Elections must find millions of dollars to implement the new maps.

Hair Cutters face higher licensing fees

When the state cuts the budget, legislators must balance their books in some way. In this case it’s on those in the hair stylists and other beauty services. Virginia officials want a bigger cut when barbers, hair stylists and other beauty-services professionals get their state licenses.

Chester families to benefit as the Y strengthens the community

Nicole Jordan, campaign chair of the Chester Family YMCA’s Strengthening Communities Fund, is excited to lead the effort to raise $165,000 to nurture the potential of kids, promote healthy living and foster a sense of social responsibility right here in Chester.

Suspects wanted for probation violation, armed robbery

Crime Solvers needs your help this week to catch the following two fugitives.

Caretaker charged with child abuse

A Chesterfield man was arrested and charged with child abuse Saturday. Police, fire and rescue personnel responded to a home in the 5700 block of Handel Court at 11:25 a.m. on April 30 for a report of an 11-month-old female who was unconscious and not breathing.

Police seek bank robber

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help to identify and find the person who robbed the Wachovia Bank at 7202 Midlothian Turnpike on Monday, April 18.