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Chesapeake Senior Games 2013

Chesapeake Senior Games 2013

Chesapeake’s Senior Games “Let The Games Begin!” On Friday morning, April 26, 2013, several hundred Chesapeake senior citizens poured into the Indian River Community Center gymnasium, and they all had…

Fundraiser Held for LCpl. Cody S. Childers Memorial Fund

Fundraiser Held for LCpl. Cody S. Childers Memorial Fund

A Fundraising Dinner was held on April 20th at the Hickory Ruritan Club to benefit the LCpl. Cody S. Childers Memorial Fund. Cody was a 19 year old Marine from Hickory that…

Victory over Cancer

Victory over Cancer

By Meghan Okuley Achimasi (Noah’s Aunt) It’s official: Noah one, cancer zero. Having endured two biopsies, three surgeries, four extended cycles of chemotherapy, 14 days of radiation and nearly 50…

TCC President, Dr. Baehre-Kolovani, speaks to Rotary Club

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Where Country Music Swings…in Chesapeake

Where Country Music Swings…in Chesapeake

Where Country Music Swings…in Chesapeake By JOHN DOWNS, SR. For a couple of hours each Saturday night, world famous country night spots like Gilley’s and Billy Bob’s in Texas have…

It Takes a Community

It Takes a Community

It Takes a Community By JAYNE THURBER-SMITH The Chesapeake Kiwanis Club wants to invite you to their 34th Annual Shrimp Feast, being held Thursday May 16 at the Chesapeake City…

Hoops, Hops, and Shamrocks

Hoops, Hops, and Shamrocks By JOHN DOWNS, SR. After a successful week in Richmond where he lobbied for additional jail space, Chesapeake Sheriff Jim O’Sullivan hosted a combination NCAA basketball…

The Chesapeake Arboretum: Nature’s Refuge in the Heart of the City

The Chesapeake Arboretum: Nature’s Refuge in the Heart of the City

The Chesapeake Arboretum: Nature’s Refuge in the Heart of the City By BELINDA ELLIOTT Now that spring has officially arrived many of us will be looking to spend more time…

Grassfield Art Intersects Dentistry

Grassfield Art Intersects Dentistry By LAUREL SCOTT The Art Club at Grassfield High School had an opportunity this year to do something out of the ordinary.  They volunteered their time…

Chesapeake Sports Club Hosts Second Annual Jamboree

Chesapeake Sports Club Hosts Second Annual Jamboree

Chesapeake Sports Club Hosts Second Annual Jamboree By JAYNE THURBER-SMITH Alonzo Mourning, David Wright, BJ and Justin Upton – the entire country knows these names. They are but a few…