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  • NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    July 10, 2017 at 7:44 am 0 comments

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian I often hear that people have a sweet tooth and it prevents them from sticking to a healthy eating plan. Who doesn’t like a sweet treat, but if continual out of control eating is taking you to an unhealthy place of battling deprivation […]

     
  • 100 Beds for 100 Kids Initiative 2017 kicks off with lofty goal

    100 Beds for 100 Kids Initiative 2017 kicks off with lofty goal

    June 25, 2017 at 7:53 am 0 comments

    100 Beds for 100 Kids Initiative 2017 Bridging RVA It’s hard to believe that there are children in our community who are sleeping on floors, sofas and chairs each night.  Regardless of the reason, we believe every child deserves the dignity of sleeping in a bed of their own.  We […]

     
  • NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    June 24, 2017 at 7:53 am 0 comments

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian With the temperature rising and outdoor picnics increasing, it’s important to remember the basics of food safety. Cold foods should be kept at 40 degrees or below and hot foods should be over 140 degrees. Foods should not stay in the danger zone […]

     
  • Manchester Middle Teacher recognized as the Region I Outstanding Teacher of the Gifted

    Manchester Middle Teacher recognized as the Region I Outstanding Teacher of the Gifted

    June 23, 2017 at 7:46 am 0 comments

    Manchester Middle’s Barbara Mottas recognized as the Region I Outstanding Teacher of the Gifted Manchester Middle School Manchester Middle math teacher Barbara Mottas has been named the 2017 Virginia Region I Outstanding Teacher of the Gifted. This award highlights and recognizes the accomplishments of talented educators providing gifted services to […]

     
  • Principal of Bettie Weaver Elementary is Administrator of the Year Award

    Principal of Bettie Weaver Elementary is Administrator of the Year Award

    June 22, 2017 at 7:59 am 0 comments

      Principal of Bettie Weaver Elementary is Administrator of the Year Award Chesterfield County Public Schools The Administrator of the Year Award is special and only presented to the administrator of a school, group of schools, or institution of higher education for supporting the development of an exemplary library media […]

     
  • Cadet Fishing Team ready for Nationals

    Cadet Fishing Team ready for Nationals

    June 21, 2017 at 12:41 pm 0 comments

    Cadet Fishing Team ready for Nationals Benedictine College Preparatory Over the next 2-3 days starting tomorrow the Benedictine Fishing Team led by Jake Schattner and Ike Andrews will be on Kentucky Lake out of Paris, TN competing for a National Title out of 242 teams. After the first two days […]

     
  • LOCAL SCAM ALERT!

    LOCAL SCAM ALERT!

    June 21, 2017 at 7:12 am 0 comments

    LOCAL SCAM ALERT! Chesterfield County Police Some things —wine, cheese, your dad’s vinyl record collection — improve with age. Some things don’t. Once again, we’re receiving reports from victims of what we’re calling the “missed jury duty” scam. We received reports of this scam in 2015 and in 2016, and, […]

     
  • NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    June 20, 2017 at 7:41 am 0 comments

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian Have you tried one of nature’s most perfect fruits? Although it is a single seed berry, many of us think of the amazing avocado as more of a savory food. It is one of the highest protein fruits- 4g in a medium avocado! […]

     
  • Maker Space Open House

    Maker Space Open House

    June 19, 2017 at 7:51 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools to break ground on new replacement Beulah Elementary Chesterfield County Public Schools would like to invite faculty, students and their families and Chesterfield residents to the Maker Space Open House to show all future users how they can use the Maker Space tools, training and support […]

     
  • Chesterfield County Public Schools hosting three School Bus Driver Job Fairs

    Chesterfield County Public Schools hosting three School Bus Driver Job Fairs

    June 18, 2017 at 7:43 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools hosting three School Bus Driver Job Fairs Chesterfield County Public Schools Are you interested in a 10-month work schedule with summers off? Do you want to have a schedule that mirrors the schedule of Chesterfield County Public Schools students? Check out the Chesterfield County Public Schools […]

     
  • Chesterfield Corporals Capture Podium Finishes

    Chesterfield Corporals Capture Podium Finishes

    June 17, 2017 at 7:05 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield Corporals Capture Podium Finishes Chesterfield County Police Congratulations to Corporals Skala and Jenkins who attended the 5th Annual Jeffferson Area Motor Squad Skills Competition. During this three-day training and skills competition, the officers competed in eight courses against eleven other law enforcement agencies. Corporal Jenkins won the Dave Purvis […]

     
  • LtoR: Asst Chief John Boatwright, Battalion Chief Tommy Tucker, Lt. Wendy Harrison, Fire Chief Loy Senter, Lt Chip Ellis, Battalion Chief Jake Britt, Asst Chief Rick Talley

    Virginia Fire Officer s Graduate

    June 16, 2017 at 7:22 am 0 comments

    Virginia Fire Officer s Graduate Chesterfield County Fire and EMS Congratulations to Lieutenant Chip Ellis, Lieutenant Wendy Harrison, Battalion Chief Tommy Tucker, and Battalion Chief Jake Britt on graduating this week from the Virginia Fire Officer’s Academy and Virginia Chief Officer’s Academy, respectively. Job well done!    . . .

     
  • NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    June 15, 2017 at 7:27 am 0 comments

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian I have had a few questions about the benefits and risks of soy products. Although it is widely used in many products and vegetarian diets, there are a few reasons that soy should be used in moderation and in some cases, totally avoided. […]

     
  • Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics of Virginia

    Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics of Virginia

    June 11, 2017 at 7:32 am 0 comments

    Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics of Virginia Recently, the Chesterfield Sheriff’s Office, along with members of the Chesterfield Police Department, participated in the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics of Virginia. This year they once again had the pleasure of running with Jenna, one of the Special […]

     
  • NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    June 10, 2017 at 7:34 am 0 comments

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian I have had a few questions about the benefits and risks of soy products. Although it is widely used in many products and vegetarian diets, there are a few reasons that soy should be used in moderation and in some cases, totally avoided. […]

     
  • Recycled Rides™ program

    Recycled Rides™ program

    June 9, 2017 at 7:37 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield Career and Technical students to present refurbished car to Social Services client through Recycled Rides™ program WHAT: Through the National Auto Body Council’s Recycled Rides™ program, students at the Chesterfield Career and Technical Center @ Courthouse recently completed cosmetic and mechanical repairs to a 2005 Pontiac G6 that will […]

     
  • Let’s Get Half-Naked!

    Let’s Get Half-Naked!

    June 8, 2017 at 7:25 am 0 comments

    Let’s Get Half-Naked! How to Get Beach Ready for the Season without Cardio, Crunches or Caring I can’t wait to lose my pants. Pants are my least favorite thing about winter and fall. As soon as the weather gets warm enough for short shirt sleeves, the pants sleeves go too. […]

     
  • CCPS Graduation News

    CCPS Graduation News

    June 7, 2017 at 7:40 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools seniors set to graduate June 7-12 Chesterfield County Public Schools More than 4,000 Chesterfield County Public Schools students will receive their high school diplomas during graduation ceremonies June 7-12 at Virginia Commonwealth University’s (VCU) Siegel Center, 1200 W. Broad Street in Richmond, and Virginia State University’s […]

     
  • Students to compete in SeaPerch Challenge

    Students to compete in SeaPerch Challenge

    June 6, 2017 at 7:47 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools students to compete in SeaPerch Challenge to build underwater vehicle WHAT: Students from Chesterfield County Public Schools will compete in the third annual SeaPerch Challenge. Through project-based learning, students work in teams to design and build an underwater remotely operated vehicle (ROV). The teams will compete […]

     
  • Ground Breaking News at Beulah Elementary

    Ground Breaking News at Beulah Elementary

    June 5, 2017 at 7:54 am 0 comments

    Chesterfield County Public Schools to break ground on new replacement Beulah Elementary The Chesterfield County School Board will join with members of the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors, as well as school and county government officials, to break ground on a replacement Beulah Elementary School on Wednesday, May 31. The […]