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  • Wednesday in the Corridor

    Wednesday in the Corridor

    April 13, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

      Robious Middle PTA Robious Middle School The Robious Middle School nominating committee has presented the slate of the executive board for the 2016-17 school year. The election of officers will take place at the next Robious Middle School PTA meeting, May 9. The nominations are as follows: –President–Kim Miller […]

     
  • Something Successful People Do

    Something Successful People Do

    April 12, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    Ever notice that people succeeding are too busy to try and drag others down? You don’t see it. You don’t find them in gossip. You don’t find them in drama. Why? Because moving forward doesn’t include looking back or worrying about another’s business. SUCCESS IS A ONE WAY TRACK. You’re […]

     
  • Half Day on Friday

    Half Day on Friday

    April 12, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

        School Reminder Half Day on Friday This Friday, April 15, is a three-hour early release day for Chesterfield County students. The 2015-16 school calendar can be found here: http://mychesterfieldschools.com/…/updated2015-16calendar.p…. This Friday is also the end of the third nine weeks. Report cards are scheduled to be sent home […]

     
  • Rent or Buy?

    Rent or Buy?

    April 12, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    Rent or Buy? Danny Murphy, C&F Mortgage Where is Virginia’s strongest buyer’s market? To answer that question, SmartAsset gathered data on average rents and home prices, and compared buying to renting in every county in America. Specifically, they compared the total costs of buying and renting a typical home or […]

     
  • Distracted Driving in Schools

    Distracted Driving in Schools

    April 12, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    Distracted Driving Public Safety DISCLAIMER: THESE PHOTOS ARE NOT OF A REAL INCIDENT/CRASH! THIS IS A MOCK SCENARIO CONDUCTED BY VCU HEALTH SYSTEMS, CHESTERFIELD FIRE AND EMS, CHESTERFIELD POLICE, AND COUNTY SCHOOLS. The lesson shared with students at Clover Hill High School recently was about the dangers of distracted driving; […]

     
  • Tuesday in the Corridor

    Tuesday in the Corridor

    April 12, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    School Reminder Half Day on Friday This Friday, April 15, is a three-hour early release day for Chesterfield County students. The 2015-16 school calendar can be found here: http://mychesterfieldschools.com/…/updated2015-16calendar.p…. This Friday is also the end of the third nine weeks. Report cards are scheduled to be sent home on April […]

     
  • UPDATED SCHOOL EVENTS

    UPDATED SCHOOL EVENTS

    April 11, 2016 at 11:03 am 0 comments

    UPDATED SCHOOL NEWS AND EVENTS ONGOING Healthy Habits Gordon Elementary will participate in Healthy Habits 3:50-4:50 p.m. on Tuesdays through May 24. For more information, email Lisa_Brown@ccpsnet.net. TODAY Creativity at Work Day Ecoff Elementary will hold Creativity at Work Day 10 a.m.-1 p.m. April 11. Art teacher Katie Ford has […]

     
  • NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK

    April 10, 2016 at 7:01 am 0 comments

    NUTRITION TIP OF THE WEEK acac Midlothian It seems that for many busy families, dinnertime can become a frantic race to get something on the table between sports practices, music lessons, and homework. Here are a few ways to take chicken and turn it into tasty and quick meals. Remember […]

     
  • 6th Annual Virginia Hops and Barley Festival

    6th Annual Virginia Hops and Barley Festival

    April 10, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    6th Annual Virginia Hops and Barley Festival Powhatan Rotary Club The Powhatan Rotary Club and Three One One Productions are at it again this year.  The 6th Annual Virginia Hops and Barley Festival is a go.  As the final details are being wrapped up we wanted our readers to be […]

     
  • Yes, You Can Have Bangs If You Have Curly Hair

    Yes, You Can Have Bangs If You Have Curly Hair

    April 9, 2016 at 7:04 am 0 comments

    Yes, You Can Have Bangs If You Have Curly Hair And Here’s How It’s all in the cut. If we had a dollar for every time we heard someone say, “I look horrible with curly hair bangs,” then we’d have quite the savings account. No doubt, styling bangs can be […]

     
  • Doggie Play Dates – Are They for Your Dog?

    Doggie Play Dates – Are They for Your Dog?

    April 9, 2016 at 7:03 am 0 comments

    Doggie Play Dates Are They for Your Dog? Listen carefully, do you hear what your dog is telling you? “Oooh, Mom, Barkley is out chasing a ball! Can I go play with him?” “Dad, take me to that park down the street so I can run and wrestle with Spot. […]

     
  • The Eighth Day

    The Eighth Day

    April 9, 2016 at 7:01 am 0 comments

      The Eighth Day Brian McCall While I was playing football I learned a lot about life.  I learned very early on that there are three kinds of people in this world.  There are the spectators, there are the stars, and then, there are the linemen.  The spectators in life […]

     
  • Saturday in the Corridor

    Saturday in the Corridor

    April 9, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    The Eighth Day Brian McCall While I was playing football I learned a lot about life.  I learned very early on that there are three kinds of people in this world.  There are the spectators, there are the stars, and then, there are the linemen.  The spectators in life do […]

     
  • Why being a mom is enough

    Why being a mom is enough

    April 8, 2016 at 7:04 am 0 comments

    Why being a mom is enough I’m talking about simply being a mom. I’m talking about getting up in the morning, slapping your face with water, looking in the mirror, sighing, brushing your teeth (maybe), and picking up that toddler and wandering into the kitchen and pouring cereal in bowls, […]

     
  • Better Butter Baking Tip

    Better Butter Baking Tip

    April 8, 2016 at 7:02 am 0 comments

    Better Butter Baking Tip What a great tip! A tried and true super helpful baking tip. If you need to soften butter quickly but don’t want to melt it. I mean who can perfectly soften butter in the micro without melting just a little bit of it? Here’s the tip […]

     
  • Heartworm Warning

    Heartworm Warning

    April 8, 2016 at 7:01 am 0 comments

    When mosquitoes arrive so does Heartworm Every summer the news media buzzes with stories about the transmission of disease to humans by pesky and annoying mosquitoes.  It should come as no surprise that these insects are more than just a nuisance to us humans, but are a serious health risk […]

     
  • Robious Online Friday

    Robious Online Friday

    April 8, 2016 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    When mosquitoes arrive so does Heartworm Every summer the news media buzzes with stories about the transmission of disease to humans by pesky and annoying mosquitoes.  It should come as no surprise that these insects are more than just a nuisance to us humans, but are a serious health risk […]

     
  • Lieutenant Phillip Polk – in the Spotlight

    Lieutenant Phillip Polk – in the Spotlight

    April 7, 2016 at 7:06 am 0 comments

    Lieutenant Phillip Polk – in the Spotlight Lieutenant Phillip Polk retired from the Chesterfield County Police Department on April 1, 2016. After providing 27 years of service to our community, who can blame him? Lieutenant Polk served as a Driving Instructor and a Firearms Instructor. His fluency in the Spanish […]

     
  • BOOK SIGNING – Butterflies Keep Flying

    BOOK SIGNING – Butterflies Keep Flying

    April 7, 2016 at 7:06 am 0 comments

    BOOK SIGNING – Butterflies Keep Flying New Children’s Picture Book Calls Attention to Rare Skin Disease Richmond, VA – Artistic Endeavors Press announces the release of the children’s picture book, Butterflies Keep Flying. The story celebrates the bravery of those living with the incurable disease, Epidermolysis Bullosa, or EB. Children […]

     
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    Local Wrestlers Dominate Post Season Honors

    April 7, 2016 at 7:05 am 0 comments

    Local Wrestlers Dominate Post Season Honors The 2016 All-Metro wrestling team WRESTLER OF THE YEAR – ANTHONY HELM – 285 – Matoaca – Senior SAM BRASWELL – 106 – Matoaca – Junior BRANDON WOODY – 113 – Matoaca – Junior JOEY PRATA – 120 – St. Christopher’s – Senior BRADY […]