“Project Twister” on need-to-know basis at Chesterfield’s Econ. Development

A “twister” is headed for Meadowville Technology Park. The Chesterfield Economic Development Department lately has been churning out the development of Meadowville over the last several years with Amazon, which finished their 1 million sq. ft. last year, then Capital One and Medline.

Wilms, local leaders address County funding issues

Donald Wilms, president of the Chesterfield Education Association (CEA) and an English teacher at Manchester High School, joined by Amy Harbert, President of the Chesterfield County Council of PTAs, and Greg Beasley, President of the Chesterfield Firefighters Association as well

Animal control launches “free ride home” program for lost pets

The Chesterfield County Police Department’s Animal Control Unit has launched a new program to reconnect lost dogs and cats with their owners quickly. The Free Ride Home program means that animal control officers are providing a free ride home to any dog or cat carrying a tag that displays its owner’s information.

SPORTS FAMILIES: Soccer a staple for the Groben family

For the Grobens, soccer is a “family thing.” Thomas Dale boys soccer has been one of the most successful programs in the Central Region over the past 15 years, and for six years, the Knights featured a member of the Groben family in the goal.

Local Student Brianna Monroe Receives National Honor

The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) today announced Thomas Dale High School student Brianna N. Monroe, Senior from Chester, has been selected to become a member of the esteemed organization.

A Sunny Celebration: Matoaca Elementary celebrates 76 years

Future, present and past came to life at Matoaca Elementary School recently when the school, its students, and the community celebrated the 75-plus-one Anniversary of the elementary school in South Chesterfield.


VASILIOU, Gregory Michael, 54, of Chesterfield, husband of Chrisell Vasiliou.
WHITAKER, Robert Earl, 77, of Chesterfield, husband of Barbara Proffitt-Whitaker.

Delivery driver almost carjacked

The Chesterfield County/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers program needs your help this week to solve an attempted carjacking.