2022-07-06 E-Edition

Ready to run again: Katie Wheeler, a gold medal Special Olympics sprinter, hopes on a chance at national games

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Katie Wheeler is fast. That’s been the case since she started running in middle school, and now, at age 20, she clocks in under 13 seconds on the 100-meter dash. “That girl can run,” says her coach, Anita Schilling. “You should see how fast she is. She’s very proud of her ability, and she should be.” On Saturday, June 11, […]

Death of 18-month-old boy, father’s suicide under inquiry

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Chesterfield County Police are investigating the apparent accidental death of a child and subsequent suicide of an adult male, who is the child’s father. At about 11:42 a.m. on June 28, police received a call indicating an 18-month-old boy may have been left in an unattended vehicle for several hours. Police soon received additional information indicating the child’s father was […]

County’s COVID-19 level raised to high as of June 29

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  Chesterfield County’s community level of COVID-19, as monitored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, was elevated from medium to high based on the seven-day average of statistics reported on Wednesday, June 29. According to the CDC, Chesterfield reported an average of more than 245 cases from June 22 to June 29, an increase of more than 30%. […]

July Calendar

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Thursday, July 7 Drone Park Dedication and Demonstration, 6-7 p.m., Chester Early Childhood Learning Academy Park, 15501 Harrowgate Road. Check out Chesterfield’s new Drone Park. Free. 804-748-1623, chesterfield.gov/parks   Saturday, July 9 Saturdays in the Garden, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Cooperative Demonstration Garden, 9501 Lori Road. Learn tips and tricks about how to plan your fall garden from the master gardeners. Free. […]

Five Minutes With … Dr. William Irvin Jr.

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Medical director of oncology and research for Bon Secours Richmond at St. Francis Medical Center

Q: We hear that you recently attended the American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting in Chicago where presenters received a standing ovation after discussing a new treatment for breast cancer. What can you tell us about this new science and if it might be available at St. Francis Medical Center? Irvin: Yes, it was very exciting. And yes, it […]

Packing woes

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The last few details are on my list and due to be completed tomorrow. Except for the ones I crossed off. Like cleaning and getting the last of the weeds. I didn’t even get half the weeds before I quit. Some days were too hot, and some were too busy. I had excuses for most days of the week. And […]

Classifieds 07/06/2022

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EMPLOYMENT Meadows Insurance Agency, Inc. is looking for a part-time worker. Knowledge of insurance is a must. Call 804-272-5108 or meadowsinsurance@att.net. ROOMMATE Room for rent – $600/month. Woodlake. All utilities included. Upstairs. Shared bathroom. Kitchen, laundry privileges. Must have a job. 804-739-0138. HOME SERVICES Travis’ Junk Removal – Limited time offer, $99/load. 804-396-8702. Blasting Joe’s – Power washing, Deck staining, […]

Legal Notices 07/06/2022

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VIRGINIA: IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE COUNTY OF CHESTERFIELD THE COUNTY OF CHESTERFIELD, VIRGINIA Plaintiff CIVIL CASE NO. CL 21-1473 vs. The heirs and devisees of PAUL D. ROSE PAUL D. ROSE, JR. The heirs and devisees of WILLIAM V. L. ROSE Defendants ORDER OF PUBLICATATION 06/15/2022 The object of this suit is to enforce the lien of the […]