What's Up: Upcoming Events

December 7, 2014 - 11:00am

Students Jump Rope for Heart at Curtis Elem.

During the first week of November, students at Curtis Elementary jumped all over heart disease and stroke by participating in Jump Rope for Heart, according to information from Tina Seal, a physical education teacher and Jump Rope for Heart coordinator at the school.

The Next Level

Alyssa Frye
Thomas Dale High School
College of Charleston Basketball

After a wonderful career at Thomas Dale, Frye has emerged as a starter for the College of Charleston in this, her freshman season. Frye ranks fourth in scoring and second in steals for the Cougars, who compete in the Southern Conference. In a recent game against Kansas State, Frye led all C of C scorers.

Jordan Brown
Lloyd C. Bird High School
Randolph-Macon College Basketball

School spirit soars at Community High with victory

Chesterfield Community High School basketball head coach Toby Campbell has seen a lot of firsts in his day.

Legal briefs

At its 6 p.m. meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 18, the Planning Commission will hold public hearings on several requests:

Police blotter

TIMSBERRY CR 12/23 Broadwater Townhouses. Forcible entry to the residence was attempted at the rear door. No entry was gained because the rear door was locked on the inside.

Police arrest Chester mother

Police have arrested and charged Robin Imani Varner for the death of her 5-month-old daughter, a Jan. 4 press release says.

Tips help resolve 200+ crimes

In 2010, Crime Solvers received more than 800 tips through the telephone hotline, website and text messaging. Those tips helped law enforcement officials resolve more than 200 crimes and apprehend 34 fugitives. Approximately 100 cash rewards were approved, with the total amount exceeding $21,000.

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, January 12
Board of Supervisors, School Board and Planning Commission Meeting on New Comprehensive Plan. 1 p.m. Eanes-Pittman Public Safety Training Center, 6610 Public Safety Way.

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

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