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  1. Six rapes reported in nine days in ChesterfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WTVR Richmond

    As Attorney General Mark Herring spoke at a conference in Chester aimed at reducing sexual violence, a growing number of rape cases have been reported in Chesterfield County. in the FBI crime report for 2013 .


  2. Chester neighborhood Magnolia Lakes to get 100+ new homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WTVR Richmond

    An effort to revive a 30-acre 55-and-up residential development in Chester hit a milestone over the weekend. More than a year after purchasing the stalled Magnolia Lakes community, locally based Cornerstone Homes opened models of some of the units it is adding to the neighborhood along Iron Bridge Road.


  3. Missing mail? Postal carriers admit to trashing thousands of letters in Chesterfield and HenricoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WTVR Richmond

    Two U.S. postal carriers have admitted to trashing thousands of pieces of mail that should have been delivered to homes across Central Virginia, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court. Both postal carriers were issued citations for their actions and offered different excuses for why they threw out, instead of delivered, the mail.


  4. Take your education to the next level at John Tyler Community CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WTVR Richmond

    Dr. Edward "Ted" Raspiller, President of John Tyler Community College, visited the studio to share some exciting new opportunity JTCC has to offer. The college has added new majors and programs for their students, as well as developed partnerships with various businesses and organizations around Richmond.


  5. Teens charged with trashing Chesterfield elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | WTVR Richmond

    Two teenagers were arrested in connection to a weekend break-in and vandalism at Elizabeth Scott Elementary School in Chester. The 17 and 14-year-old suspects were charged with breaking and entering and felony vandalism.


  6. Weekend Events: French Food & Dogwood Wine FestivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    RICHMOND: Garden Club of Virginia Historic Garden Week House & Garden Tours through April 25 in Richmond, tours fund the restoration & preservation of Virginia's Historic. Richmond tours includes: Thursday, April 23 the Kingcrest Parkway tour Friday, April 24 the Cary Street Road Corridor.


  7. Vigil honors teen hit-and-run victim as hunt continues for driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    A vigil will be held Friday to remember the Petersburg high school student killed in a hit-and-run crash in Chesterfield County. Police are still looking for the driver who drove off after hitting Steffon Swilley Jr. Tuesday night while he was searching a Chester neighborhood for his baby brother.


  8. Chesterfield County Police scour accident scene looking for clues to deadly hit-and-run driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    Police say they're looking for cars with fresh front-end damage and confirm they've gone door-to- door in the Chester neighborhood where a teenager was killed Tuesday night. 16-year-old Steffond Swilley, Jr. is "already greatly missed," according to Pastor Wesley McLaughlin.


  9. SHARE! Police searching for 54-year-old who vanished from Chester shopping centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    Police are searching for a 54-year-old man who vanished from a shopping center in Chesterfield County earlier this month. Richard W. "Ricky" Graves, of the 11300 block of Old Centralia Road, was last seen by family members at the Bermuda Square Shopping Center, 12601 Jefferson Davis Highway, on Wednesday, March 4. Since family members reported him missing on March 6, police said there was a sighting of Graves on Chester Road on March 12 or March 13. "Graves is described as a white male, about 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing about 200 pounds.


  10. Teen injured in crash with alleged drunk driver recounts violent impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    "I woke up with my head in the dash and stuck to the airbag." That is how Shawn Spence, Jr. described the moments after Sunday morning's crash on Route 10, near Sunset Memorial Park, in Chester.


  11. Teen injured in crash with alleged drunk driver, recounts violent impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    A Thomas Dale High School teen, who was riding shotgun with his buddy Gavin Rice, says it happened so fast, they didn't have time to react. On a stretch of Route 10 - right in front of Sunset Memorial Park, not even a hundred yards from the front door of Chesterfield Police's Chester station, the violent crash left two vehicles badly damaged.


  12. Chesterfield teen knocked unconscious among those charged after video spread onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    The Chesterfield high school student knocked unconscious in a fight that was recorded and shared on social media was among those charged in connection with the fight. The 18-year-old high school senior was charged with Assault and Batter, Trespassing and Disorderly Conduct, according to Colonial Heights Police.


  13. Clayton Homes wants to help you build the home of your dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    Owning your own home is the American dream, and Ket Patel, General Manager of Clayton Homes of Chester, and Steve Geiser, General Manager of Clayton Homes of Ashland, want to help you reach that goal. Clayton Homes has four convenient locations around the Richmond area that offer a variety of customizable floor plans, designs, and accents to help you build the exact home you want.


  14. City Dance Theatre & Virginia Wine Expo & cancelled EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    CANCELLED: Richmond Chinese Lunar New Year Festival , sponsored by the Organization of Chinese Americans, Central Virginia Chapter, Event scheduled for February 21, 10am - 3pm at James River High School, Midlothian, has been cancelled. Organizers will announce another date if one is decided upon.


  15. Truck loses lumber, spills diesel after crash on Branders Bridge RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    A lumber truck headed north on Branders Bridge Road crashed near Treely Road in Chester, according to VDOT. Truck hauling lumber flips on Branders Bridge Rd. Neighbor tells me it's the 4th this has happened in 4 months @CBS6 A detour was set-up to help drivers get around the area.


  16. a Two Story Roada comes home and shares two tips with aspiring musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WTVR Richmond

    You may have sung along to a Carrie Underwood live performance on television or in concert, but did you notice the blonde woman with the powerful voice singing backup? You may have watched a recent music awards show that featured a duet with Miranda Lambert and Meghan Trainor, but did you notice the good-looking keyboard player clapping and singing behind them? Jamelle and Brandon share more than spending time performing with some of music's biggest stars. They share a last name.


  17. Petersburg-based band Triple B gave us two soulful performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | WTVR Richmond

    Petersburg native Blues music favorite, Triple B, gave us two soulful performances of 'What's Goin' On' and 'Feeling Alright.' The band originated in 2012 and has a rotating cast of talented musicians that adds to their unique flair and bluesy, funk/soul sound.


  18. Chester lottery winner almost drove off the road when fiancee announced newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | WTVR Richmond

    It was that "fun" money that they used to buy a ticket in the Virginia Lottery's Right on the Money Scratcher game. Their ticket ended up winning the game's $2.5 million top prize.


  19. Police promise ease in holiday congestion near Amazon distribution centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WTVR Richmond

    The arrival of thousands of seasonal workers at the Amazon Fulfillment Center has become a new annual tradition in rural Chester, Virginia. "You've worked all day you're tired you don't want to wait 20 minutes to get to your house," Patricia Crowley, who lives near the massive distribution center.


  20. Toe-Tal Dancers perform as part of the 'Dancers Against Cancer' eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | WTVR Richmond

    Maggie Floyd, Studio Owner, Choreographer, and Dance Instructor at Tip Tap Toes Dance Studio brought some adorable and very talented Toe-Tal Dancers to give us a taste of the upcoming 'Dancers Against Cancer' Fundraiser Event. The event is a lollapalooza and bizarre with vendors and activities for all ages to raise money for "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer," and will feature a silent auction, door prizes, face painting, food, and more.


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