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Tech Center students give back

Students in dental assisting classes at the Chesterfield Technical Center volunteered in November at a dental clinic at Victoria Elementary School in Lunenburg County, according to information from Chesterfield County Public Schools.

Chester Falcons win second straight title

The Chester Falcons Middle School Inline Hockey Team won the Central Virginia Inline Middle School League (CVIMSL) Division-II title last month with a 5-2 victory over Powhatan JHS.

Local teens to Junior National Championships

Quest Swimming sent five local teens to the USA 2010 Junior National Swim Championships recently. Caroline Buscaglia, Michael Covert, Kayla Iverson, Kaitlin Jones and William Evan Nicley were the attendees.

Legal briefs

At an adjourned meeting on Jan. 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the County Public Meeting Room at the Chesterfield Administration Building, Route 10 and Lori Road, Chesterfield County’s Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the following matter.

Trio of credit card thieves

A trio of suspects is thought to be responsible for stealing credit cards from a victim at the Cracker Barrel in Chester and a victim at Panera Bread in Colonial Heights. The credit cards were used later to make purchases at the Target and Best Buy stores in Colonial Heights. The crimes took place on Saturday, Nov. 6.

Police blotter

ROLAND VIEW TR 12/19 Millcreek. Entry to the victim’s residence was attempted by prying the rear screen door off and throwing it in the back yard. It also appeared that a rock may have been used to break the window in a bedroom. Nothing was disturbed inside the residence.

Weekly calendar

Wednesday, January 5
Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting. 1 p.m. Public Meeting Room, Chesterfield County Administration Building, 10001 Iron Bridge Road.

Community Meeting on Potential Rezoning of Property at 3810 W. Hundred Road. 6:30 p.m. Hatcher-Gregory building, 3810 W. Hundred Road.

Chester Choices Book Discussion Group. 10:30 a.m. Chester Library. Details: 748-6314.

Chester Rotary Club Meeting. 7:30 a.m. Wild Rose Café, Chester Square.


Eagle Scout Project Takes Shape at Henricus

Boy Scouts from Troop 837 and others gathered on a chilly morning to help Mason Foster (pictured with shovel) complete his Eagle Scout project. Foster, a 17-year-old senior at Thomas Dale High School, decided to build a palisade wall in the English section of the park.

Thomas Dale gym named for basketball coach