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Posted on: November 20, 2018

American Flag Raised on Virginia's Largest Flagpole

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Last Sunday, RJ Smith and USA Iron and Medal held a flag raising ceremony in Chesterfield to debut its 212-foot-tall flagpole, the largest in Virginia. At the event, a 40’ x 70’ flag was raised to honor first responders and the military. This commemoratio...

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Matoaca District News
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Chesterfield Commemorates 'Triple Nickles'

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Chesterfield County and Virginia State University officials joined to commemorate the Triple Nickle Bridge and Jesse J. Mayes Tri-Cities Chapter, 555 Parachute Infantry Association on Friday, Nov. 16. The 555th was the first all black parachute infantry p...

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Matoaca District News
Posted on: November 16, 2018

Publix Now Open in Cosby Village Shopping Center

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Publix Super Markets opened its second location in Chesterfield on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Cosby Village Shopping Center off Hull Street Road. The 50,645-square-foot store is the first Publix in the county to be built by the chain from the ground up. T...

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Matoaca District News
Posted on: November 16, 2018

Veterans Day WWI Centennial Commemoration

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Last Sunday marked the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice agreement, which brought an end to World War I. To celebrate this historic event, Chesterfield County held a Veterans Day WWI Centennial Commemoration at the Chesterfield Hi...

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Matoaca District News
Posted on: October 23, 2018

Connect[tober]fest Workshop Gives Citizens Opportunity to Provide Input

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Matoaca District Supervisor Steve Elswick and School Board Member Rob Thompson co-hosted two Connect[tober[fest workshops designed to create dialogue about how community priorities and resources align and provide insight about long-range planning in Chest...

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Matoaca District News
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Chesterfield County Designated a Purple Heart County

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On Oct. 4, Chesterfield held a ceremony to declare itself a "Purple Heart County" in honor of those who have sacrificed for this nation and community. View the ceremony, or visit the county website for more information.

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Board Members Adopt FY19 Budget

The Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors, on April 11, voted to approve the FY2019 budget, which includes a $711.7 million general fund and a penny reduction in the real estate tax rate. Highlights include a continued focus on core services, such as p...

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Matoaca District News
Posted on: May 31, 2018

Chesterfield Unsolved

Chesterfield County Police need your assistance to solve a cold case. Do you know what happened to Damion West? On July 9, 2009, Damion L. West was killed in the 4800 block of Burnt Oak Drive. The case has not been solved. Police hope a new video will hel...

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Matoaca District News
Posted on: May 31, 2018

Friendly Phone Calls Keep Seniors Connected, Safe

The Chesterfield County Senior Advocate's Telephone Reassurance Program is seeking seniors in the community to receive friendly phone calls from volunteers. Volunteers receive training and make their calls from the Senior Advocate's office four days a wee...

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