7 hrs ago
How much will taxes go up?
The tax increase of 8 mills approved by members of Chesterfield County Council last month will generate roughly $800,000 in new revenue for the county budget that would otherwise fall short of operating expenses next year.
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12 hrs ago
Chesterfield County Sheriff's Department1:25 pm | 0
Quarmaine Oneal Blakeney, 24, of 268 Wimp Blakeney Lane, Pageland, was charged with reckless driving, simple possession of marijuana and criminal domestic violence.
16 hrs ago
Another deputy arrested
Cheraw ChronicleThis photograph of Dana Wallace, seated behind the court reporter, was taken on the witness stand during the trial for former Sheriff Sam Parker.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Chesterfield house fire ruled arson
The fire broke out at 3:20 p.m. on July 8 in a home at 1114 Starview Lane. Fire crews arrived to find a two-story house with heavy fire coming from the rear of the home.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Chesterfield County sheriff deputies prepare for heat with seniors checks
For the last 12 years she has been part of the county's Senior In Touch Program which puts deputies with the Sheriff's department "in touch" with seniors who live alone and don't have family to rely on.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Carytown, VA Open-Carry Demonstration Draws........Two
"I thought it was some Independence Day thing with the flag," said a street folk singer who watched them pass by her open guitar case.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Chesterfield county threatens to evict pet pig
A Chesterfield family is in danger of losing one of their own. County officials say their beloved pet pig has got to go.
Chesterfield Co. deputy arrested for filing false police report
A former Chesterfield County deputy was arrested by SLED agents in South Carolina for filing a false police report, investigators say.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Chesterfield County Sheriff's OfficeJuly 2nd | 0
Briar Aaron Dylan Gainey, 19, of 6027 W. Market St., Cheraw, was charged with operating an uninsured vehicle and failure to stop for a blue light.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Nestl to discuss McBee bottled water plant10:30 am | 0
Nestle Waters North America is inviting the public to an open house today to learn more about the company and the potential for building a bottled water plant in Chesterfield County.
Property taxes going up
Cheraw ChronicleChesterfield County Council Chairman Matt Rivers broke a 4/4 vote Wednesday to approve an eight mill property tax increase to balance next year's budget.
Brooks wins Dems' sheriff runoff
Cheraw ChronicleJay Brooks, right, was all smiles Tuesday evening as the winner of the Democratic runoff for sheriff of Chesterfield County.
Sun Jun 22, 2014
China's widening investment in the US, at a glance
Chinese investment in the United States reached a record $14 billion last year, according to the Rhodium Group, a research firm.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
South Carolina rescue trying to raise money for much needed storage containers
Dog4U Inc. is a non profit animal rescue in South Carolina. They rescue dogs, cats, and neglected farm animals.
Runoff election set TuesdayJune 18th | 0
Chesterfield County residents will go to the polls again Tuesday, June 24, to determine which of the Democratic runoff candidates for sheriff will proceed to the November ballot to face Republican candidate Raymond Wright.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Chesterfield County Sheriff's OfficeJune 18th | 0
James Burr Jr., 26, of 53 Sunshine Mobile Home Park, Wadesboro, was charged with criminal domestic violence and trespass of real property.
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Deputies plead guilty in inmate scandal1:30 pm | 0
The same judge who sentenced former Chesterfield County Sheriff Sam Parker to two years in prison heard guilty pleas from two former sheriff's officials last week.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
Rain causes trench at Chesterfield apartment complex
A sinkhole, dam breach, or pipe burst slap whatever label you want on it a large hole in the ground at Crystal Lake Apartments could potentially open flood gates.
Thu Jun 12, 2014
Rural Leadership Institute offers summer programJune 11th | 0
The Rural Leadership Institute of Chesterfield County is sponsoring a four-week summer career camp called "Bridging the Work Force Skills Gap" for 20 rising high-school freshmen in Cheraw.
Wed Jun 11, 2014
Sheriff race sparks runoff
Cheraw ChronicleAll eyes were on the screen hanging on the outside wall of the Chesterfield County Voter's Registration Office this year, awaiting primary election results through the "miracle of technology."