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  1. Virginia Guard, Chesterfield team fly to South Carolina for hurricane rescue flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    Virginia National Guard aviators and Chesterfield County Fire and Emergency Medical Services Scuba Rescue Team member conduct final pre-mission checks Sept. 22, 2018, in Chesterfield County, Virginia.

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  2. Virginia Helicopter Aquatic Rescue Team Departs for South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NBC29

    A Virginia National Guard aviation crew of four Soldiers and a team of three Chesterfield County Fire and Emergency Medical Services Scuba Rescue Team members departed Sept. 22, 2018, from Chesterfield County, Virginia, to support the South Carolina National Guard with recovery operations after Hurricane Florence caused serious flooding across the state.

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  3. 25-year-old man dies in early-morning crash in Chesterfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Powhatan Today

    A man was killed early Saturday when the vehicle he was driving went off the 8600 block of River Road and overturned, Chesterfield police said. William Cody Johnson, 25, of River Road, was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle about 1:40 a.m., a police news release said.

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  4. Chesterfield man killed in crash 2 miles from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVR Richmond

    Speed and alcohol were considered contributing factors in a crash that killed a Chesterfield man early Saturday morning, according to Chesterfield Police. William Cody Johnson, 25, of River Road, was killed when he drove his vehicle off the 8600 block River Road around 1:40 a.m. "A vehicle was traveling on River Road when it went off the road to the right and overturned ejecting the driver," a Chesterfield Police spokesperson wrote in an email.

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  5. Chesterfield road named in honor of fallen military soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NBC12

    "We are proud to name this road in honor of Kyle," said Leslie Haley, vice chair of the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors, Midlothian District. "It's a fitting memorial both to his love of his country and his commitment to his military service.

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  6. Chesterfield family lives without son and brother; Chesterfield names road after soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Powhatan Today

    ... weapon in the nation's longest-running war, killed Middleton in Kandahar province in Afghanistan. Middleton, a Chesterfield County native, was a corporal assigned to the 101st Airborne Division at 26 years old. After serving as a radio operator, he ...

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  7. ARCHIVES: Family remembers fallen soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WRIC-TV Richmond

    In 2010, 8News sat down with the family of Chesterfield native Kyle Middleton, an Army hero who was killed in Afghanistan in 2010.

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  8. Chesterfield names road for fallen soldier: 'It could not be more perfect'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTVR Richmond

    The family of fallen Army Corporal William Kyle Middleton said the naming of a road in Chesterfield's Huguenot Park after their loved one was perfect . "For this sign to be on a road that leads to Kyle's Pavilion in Huguenot Park where he played soccer growing up, throughout his youth.

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  9. Chesterfield police arrest two men and a teen girl in April killing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Powhatan Today

    Two men and a teenage girl have been arrested in the April slaying of a 19-year-old Richmond man who was fatally shot in the Ivy Walk Apartments off state Route 10 in Chesterfield County, authorities said Wednesday. Charged with first-degree murder are Antwoine J. Durham, 21; Darrell A. Wilson Jr., 24; and a 16-year-old girl whose name was withheld because she's a juvenile.

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  10. Remnants of Florence spawned 6 tornadoes in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Building collapse off Speeks Drive in Chesterfield, Va. on Sept. 17, 2018. Possibly from a tornado.

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  11. Chesterfield tornado victim was killed while helping co-workers escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Fredericksburg.com

    An employee of a Chesterfield County flooring company who was killed during Monday's tornado-fueled storms had made sure his co-workers were safely heading inside of an attached office building before disaster struck. But Ronnie Bishop, 60, who had worked for Old Dominion Floor Co.

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  12. Community works together towards recover after storms hit ChesterfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    and severe storms hit Central Virginia yesterday, many Chesterfield locals spent their time on Tuesday assessing the damage and looking towards recover. Strong storms rocked the area quickly and locals, like Tamika Claiborne and Ray Coffey, couldn't ...

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  13. Fred Allen KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Powhatan Today

    Fred Allen Kennedy, 53, of North Dinwiddie, died suddenly on Friday, September 14, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph A. Kennedy and Joann Kinton Kennedy; and is survived by his son, Joshua of Chesterfield; brother, Robert; aunt, Jean Shiflett of Mechanicsville; his longtime friend, George Golding; and pets, Lucy and Cody.

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  14. 'Everyone loved him and respected him': Chesterfield tornado victim...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Powhatan Today

    St. John Furniture on Hull Street Road in northern Chesterfield County was heavily damaged in Monday's storms. The business is near Old Dominion Floor Co., where a man was killed after helping co-workers to safety.

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  15. Worker killed after 120-mph wind collapses building in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | KCTV5

    A tornado with wind speeds around 120 miles per hour struck Old Dominion Floor in Chesterfield County Monday, causing the building to collapse, killing one man inside. The National Weather Service started its survey of storm damage along Speeks Drive Tuesday morning and determined the tornado that struck the warehouse was a EF-2 tornado on the Enhanced Fujita scale.

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  16. Musician joins forces with Chesterfield restaurant to help tornado victim's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | WTVR Richmond

    A local musician has joined forces with a Chesterfield restaurant to help a tornado victim's family and others suffering. "I just thought when I woke up this morninga you know we need to start helping these families in Chesterfield and pull together," said musician Pat Russell.

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  17. Tuesday afternoon update: NWS confirms tornadoes in Chesterfield,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... that hit the Richmond metro area on Monday. The tornado that struck Hull Street Road at Speeks Drive in Chesterfield County on Monday had 120 mph winds and was 350 to 400 yards wide. That translates to EF-2 on the Enhanced Fujita scale. Because a ...

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  18. Tornado victim in Chesterfield 'would give you the shirt off his back'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Ronnie Bishop, 60, was in his office just off from the warehouse floor of Old Dominion Flooring Company in Chesterfield when the tornado warning came, his wife said Tuesday. An employee who had gone inside and seen the funnel yelled for everyone to ...

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  19. At least one dead after possible tornado hits Chesterfield CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 18 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    One person died after a building collapsed in Chesterfield County Monday as severe weather moved across Chesterfield and the Richmond area. Several people reported seeing at least one tornado while a number of regions were under tornado warnings.

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  20. Street Beast Big-Block-Powered 1967 ChevelleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... ascent up the chain didn't begin on concrete or asphalt. His feet were in the dirt, every Friday night in Chesterfield, Virginia, at Southside Speedway, the fecund short-track in his home burg. When he was 17 he'd had enough of the prosaic, he ...

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