What's Up: Upcoming Events

December 7, 2014 - 11:00am

Students team up to stop bullying

Whether they were making posters, watching movies, performing skits or reading stories, students throughout Chesterfield’s schools this month were working toward a common goal: Putting a stop to bullying.

Fusing sports and guidance in the Bensley community

On Saturday morning, a small group of middle-aged men convened in a room adjacent to the gym at First Baptist Church of Hopewell to discuss local sports and the promising futures of young athletes. However, a handfull of these young athletes but on the win gradually unfolding in front of them.

Monarchs’ balanced attack has them at third in the Central

The Meadowbrook Monarchs have had a good season thus far with a very talented squad. The squad features some of the best bigs in the area, including Delaware signee Marvin King-Davis, who averages a double-double per contest with about 21 points per game and nearly 11 rebounds.

Chester men duel

President Ulysses S. Grant, on January 26, 1870, signed the act that allowed Virginia’s representatives to return to the U.S. Senate and House, thus ending Reconstruction in the Commonwealth.

Police investigate assault outside restaurant on Jeff Davis Highway

Chesterfield County Police are investigating the assault of three men that occurred Wednesday evening outside a local restaurant in the 16800 block of Jefferson Davis Highway, according to information from police.

Thieves take tax software

Three Chesterfield County Target stores experienced similar and unusual shopliftings, and police are seeking the suspects.

Police blotter

COLLEGE PARK AVE 1/16 College Park. The victim was inside the residence when a suspect broke a window out with a brick in an attempt to enter. The victim hit the panic alarm to alert police and the suspect fled the area.

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, January 26
Board of Supervisors. 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Public Meeting Room, County Administration Building, 10001 Iron Bridge Road.

Computer Class: Microsoft PowerPoint. 10:15 a.m. Central Library. Registration required. Details/registration: or 748-1603.

Early Literacy Story Time. 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. at Enon Library; 11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. at Chester Library. Details: 530-3403 (Enon) or 748-6314 (Chester).

Game On! 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. Ettrick-Matoaca Library. Details: 526-8087.