An opportunity to be heard and free pizza weren’t enough to draw more than a small number of county citizens to the 16th Annual Community Youth Forum at the Chesterfield Technical Center on Tuesday, Nov. 16.
Army Spc. William K. Middleton, 26, died Monday, Nov. 22, in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device, the Department of Defense announced last week.
Seven Chesterfield County Public Schools alumni were recently honored by the Chesterfield Public Education Foundation for their outstanding accomplishments and achievements.
No doorbuster deals were required for the L.C. Bird High School Skyhawks Friday. While everyone was out shopping, they were thinking of how to beat Hermitage to advance to the Division 6 State Tournament and be crowned Regional Champions for the first time since 2005, when they beat Meadowbrook, 19-13.
Meadowbrook High School
Virginia Tech Football
A senior from Meadowbrook, Graves has anchored a young defensive line for the Hokies. After a disappointing 0-2 start, Graves has led Tech to 10 straight wins and a berth in the ACC Championship game, where Tech will face Florida State. Graves has started all 12 games and has recorded 34 tackles. A true scholar-athlete, he is presently working on his third degree.
Thomas Dale High School
MARINA DR 11/26 Falling Creek Apartments. Entry to the vacant apartment was gained by breaking out the glass in the rear sliding patio doors. Faucets throughout the apartment were turned on, with the drains plugged, causing major water damage to the interior.
This week, the Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs the community’s help to solve an unusual hit-and-run case that occurred on Tuesday, Sept. 14.
Wednesday, December 1
Board of Supervisors Meeting. 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Public Meeting Room, County Administration Building, 10001 Iron Bridge Road.
Chester Choices Book Discussion Group. 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Chester Library. Details: 748-6314.
Early Literacy Story Time: Things That Go. 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: library.chesterfield.gov, 530-3403 (Enon) or 748-6314 (Chester).