Local student bowls perfect game

Matt Seymour, a member of the Holiday Bowl Youth League, recently bowled a perfect game of 300.

Lasting memories of Williams-led state playoff runs

Over two weeks have elapsed since longtime Thomas Dale football coach Vic Williams lost his battle with cancer, and because his passing occurred just one year since last season’s magical run to the Knights’ first state football crown, many fans have undoubtedly reflected on how short and fragile life can be.

Police seek suspect who stole cash, credit cards

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs help to identify and find the person responsible for stealing cash and credit cards from a vehicle at the American Family Fitness Center at 501 East Roslyn Road, and later using the credit cards to make purchases at the Walmart in Colonial Heights.

Police blotter

DULWICH DR 11/30 Falling Creek Court. The victim said he’d seen subjects around his shed who then jumped the fence into the neighboring yard when he scared them. There was no damage done, but the victim believes they were trying to get into the shed.

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, December 8
Support Group for Breast Cancer Survivors. 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. Southside Regional Medical Center, 200 Medical Park Blvd. The class will take place in the third-floor classroom. Details: Faye Flemming, 765-5884.

Early Literacy Story Time: Welcome to the Jungle. 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. at Enon Library; 11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. at Chester Library. Registration recommended. Details/registration:, 530-3403 (Enon) or 748-6314 (Chester).

The Spirit of the Season

Walk through the past and then go toward the lights. That is, the18th Annual James River Parade of Lights, sponsored by the James River Advisory Council. Henricus Historical Park will also be allowing those seeking the floating holiday lights to tour the Citie beginning at 6 p.m. on the evening of Saturday, Dec. 11.

The tale of two EMC signs

If the Planning Commission wants to convene a committee to revisit the county’s electronic sign policy, it can do so at any time, Board of Supervisors Chairman Dan Gecker said.

Private high school planned for former college site

Unanimous votes by the Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors last month cleared the way for a private high school to operate on a former college campus.