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Travels with Harvey: When Adventure Means Ordering the Extra-Spicy Wings

Travels with Harvey: When Adventure Means Ordering the Extra-Spicy Wings

By STEPHANIE IAQUINTO We’ve come across an unusual number of shows about RVs lately.  Just this week, we’ve seen Bret Michaels fit a 40-year-old vehicle with a rooftop tent on…

Chesapeake Regional Medical Center Honors Donald Buckley with Emeritus Status

Chesapeake Regional Medical Center Honors Donald Buckley with Emeritus Status

By LAUREN SHOFF CHESAPEAKE – Chesapeake Regional Medical Center has named former President and CEO Donald S. Buckley, Ph. D., its president emeritus. Buckley received the title as a sign of appreciation for his vision and…

Chesapeake Sheriff’s Office Holds 4th Annual CTLT Football Camp

Chesapeake Sheriff’s Office Holds 4th Annual CTLT Football Camp

By JAYNE THURBER-SMITH Although the weatherman warned otherwise, the rain held off for all three days of the Sheriff’s Office Football Camp from Thursday, June 20th, to Saturday, the 22nd.…

Celebrating Achievement

Congratulations to James Francis Kaser who was recently recognized in an Eagle Scout Court of Honor. Kaser was awarded the Boy Scouts highest honor, Eagle Scout, at a ceremony held…

Chesapeake High School Valedictorians Receive Rotary Scholarships

The Chesapeake Rotary Club recently honored outstanding seniors from each of Chesapeake’s seven high schools. Each of the valedictorians spoke at the Rotary club meeting and was awarded a $1,000 scholarship by…

Chesapeake High School Seniors Become Lifetime Members of Girl Scouts

Chesapeake High School Seniors Become Lifetime Members of Girl Scouts

By KAITLIN SMITH In late May, nearly 70 Girl Scouts gathered at Great Bridge Presbyterian Church for an awards and bridging ceremony—an important transition in a Girl Scout’s life that…

ODU Basketball Coach Addresses Rotary Club

ODU Basketball Coach Addresses Rotary Club

Old Dominion’s basketball coach, Jeff Jones spoke recently at the Chesapeake Rotary Club.  Jones played basketball at University of Virginia during the late 70s and early 80s. He coached at…

Chesapeake Sports Club Honors Outstanding Athletes

Chesapeake Sports Club Honors Outstanding Athletes

The Chesapeake Sports Club recently presented $1,000 scholarships to outstanding athletes from Chesapeake’s public and private high schools. Front row L to R: Samantha Travis, Great Bridge; Stephen Lewis, Greenbrier Christian;…

New Officers installed in Chesapeake Rotary Club

New Officers installed in Chesapeake Rotary Club

The Chesapeake Rotary Club held its annual installation of officers on June 19, 2013 at the Marriott Hotel.  Linda Doland will serve as club president for the 2013 -2014 Rotary…

“Mama Griz” Leaving a Legacy at Grassfield H.S.

“Mama Griz” Leaving a Legacy at Grassfield H.S.

By LAUREL SCOTT Since 2007 when the doors of Grassfield High School opened Ms. Carolyn Bernard, the principal, has been there.  However, she has decided that the time has come…