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July 19, 2014 - 10:00am
September 27, 2014 - 7:00pm

Shoosmith seeks waiver to proffers, could be worth $1 million a year to county

Shoosmith Bros. Inc. submitted an application last week to lift three conditions placed on its operations as part of its expansion application in 1997. The Shoosmith company operates a 500-acre landfill facility just off Iron Bridge and Lewis roads.

Second Baptist Church begins $2 million expansion project

Though it’s outgrown its building and more than tripled in size in recent years, the focus of Second Baptist Church and its congregation has remained the same, its pastor said.

Thomas Dale Gym Named for Basketball Coach

The School Board, with member Dianne Pettitt missing, voted unanimously at its Dec. 8 meeting to name the gymnasium for Thomas J. Davies, who began teaching English and coaching basketball at the school in 1959. According to information from Chesterfield County Public Schools, Davies led the Knights to the Group A fall championship during the 1961-62 season.

Supervisors to Review Sports Tourism Plan

At the December meeting of the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee, Sports Backers Event Manager Megan Silva presented an overview of a draft sports tourism plan for Chesterfield County. The recommendations were developed after 56 interviews with various groups, she said, and Sports Backers met with the Board of Supervisors to develop future goals for a sports tourism program. Also, the Henricus Dauber Dash mud run was held as part of the study.

Eagle Scout Project Takes Shape at Henricus

On a chilly morning at Henricus Historical Park, a group of Boy Scouts from Troop 837 and others gathered to help one of the troop’s members complete his Eagle Scout project.

Police Blotter: January 6, 2010

ENGLISH WELLS WY 12/18 SRC Construction. Unknown suspect/s smashed the window adjacent to the construction office door and reached through to unlock the door. Once inside the office, suspect/s removed property.

School Board to Consider CIP, Chester Middle Options

On Tuesday, the School Board will take up its capital improvement plan and a controversial proposal to close Chester Middle School and use the building for Thomas Dale High School’s freshmen.

Residents Can Discuss Chesterfield Avenue Enhancement Project’s Design Elements

Residents can discuss the final design concepts for future landscape and pedestrian safety improvements along Chesterfield Avenue at a meeting next week.