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Don’s Trucking Co. supports Shriners Hospitals for Children

Don Beverly, president of Don’s Trucking Company of Chester is showing support to the Shriners Hospitals for Children by placing signs on the back of his trailers. These signs give information on how the Shriners can be contacted if there is a child who is in need of help.

Local Dealer Elected Chairman of State Association

John E. “Jay” Burchell, president of Heritage Chevrolet, has been elected the 2015 Chairman of Board of Directors of the Virginia Automobile Dealers Association. As Chairman, Mr. Burchell will lead one of Virginia’s strongest and most influential trade associations.

Both Chester Edward Jones branches support Feedmore

Leonard McAdams and Stephen Smith, Edward Jones financial advisors in Chester, are supporting Feedmore Richmond by using their offices as drop-off locations for a canned food drive.

Colonial Honda celebrates 40 years

It was 40 years ago when Colonial Honda opened its doors and they were recently honored by Honda Motor Company for their success.

Chinese company to invest $2 billion in Chesterfield

Shandong Tranlin Paper Co. Ltd. will be building a $2-billion manufacturing plant off of Willis Road in eastern Chesterfield. The paper plant is expected to employ 2,000 people by 2020.

Chester McDonalds to celebrate 40 years with 40-cent burgers

One would have to step back in time to remember when your community received its first McDonald’s Drive-In Restaurant. It stirred excitement. Large golden arches set over a red and white tiled structure.

Two 7-Eleven stores on West/East Hundred Road to be closed

Two area 7-Eleven® stores will be closing as part of a 75 store reduction in the company’s portfolio.

Philip Morris building 1 million-square-foot tobacco warehouse at Meadowville

Philip Morris USA (PM USA) recently announced it intends to invest over $50 million to establish a tobacco leaf storage warehouse complex on 118 acres in Chester, Virginia. PM USA will lease four buildings totaling one million square feet off of Bermuda Hundred Road in the Meadowville area of Chesterfield County.

Avail Vapor headquarters and production facility to locate in Chesterfield

Avail Vapor, LLC, a Richmond-based company that is an industry leader in the rapidly expanding vapor and e-juice industry, has purchased a 37,515 square foot facility in Chesterfield County.