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Rhine Embraces Role as New Provost at TCC Chesapeake Campus

Rhine Embraces Role as New Provost at TCC Chesapeake Campus

By MJ Knoblock Tidewater Community College (TCC) Chesapeake Campus has a new provost. She is Lisa B. Rhine, PhD. She started in the position on August 1, 2013, and is…

The Taste of Chesapeake

By VICKI BRADNER Sixteen years ago, Larry Zoeller and  Donn Irby were taking a risk, somewhat flying by the seat of their pants, to bring the first Taste of Chesapeake…

TowneBank Employees Benefit Girl Scouts during Day of Caring

TowneBank Employees Benefit Girl Scouts during Day of Caring

Fifteen volunteers from TowneBank gave a helping hand to the Girl Scouts as part of Day of Caring sponsored by United Way of South Hampton Roads. Organizations throughout Hampton Roads benefited from…

John Cosgrove: Chesapeake’s New State Senator

John Cosgrove: Chesapeake’s New State Senator

By JOHN DOWNS, SR Chesapeake’s latest elected office holder has a proven formula for success. “I tend to listen much more than I talk.” explains Chesapeake’s popular new State Senator,…

Chesapeake First Citizen Award Banquet to honor Roland Davis

Chesapeake First Citizen Award Banquet to honor Roland Davis

By JOHN DOWNS, SR The 45th edition of the Chesapeake Rotary Club’s annual First Citizen Award banquet will be unlike any of its 44 predecessors.  As a premier signature event…

Remembering the Jackson Greys

Remembering the Jackson Greys

By DENISSE LANE Though Pleasant Grove Baptist Church no longer exists in Chesapeake, its cemetery remains along with its place in Civil War history. A granite obelisk stands in memory…

Citizen of the Month – David Wright

Citizen of the Month – David Wright

By JAYNE THURBER-SMITH With so much press about baseball players gone bad lately, we have chosen one of the good guys to celebrate as our Citizen of the Month: one…

October Brings the Annual Waterways Heritage Festival

October Brings the Annual Waterways Heritage Festival

By HENRY HULL Mark your calendar for October 12th and 13th to celebrate the 4th Annual Waterways Heritage Festival! Join us from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the 12th…

Knights of Columbus hold Officer Installation Ceremoney

Knights of Columbus hold Officer Installation Ceremoney

On Sunday July 21st 2013 local Knights of Columbus Chesapeake Council 8240 (Prince of Peace Catholic Church) and Fr. Edward L. Richardson Council 11984 (St. Stephen Martyr) held their Officer Installation Ceremony and Luncheon. …

Mayor’s Breakfast to Honor Veterans to be held September 21

The 5th Annual Mayor’s Breakfast to Honor Veterans will be held Saturday September 21, 2013 at Traditions at Chesapeake Golf Club.  The breakfast is scheduled from 8:00 a.m. – 11:00…