New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | November 28, 2022


New Kent Grand Illumination 2022

By Robb Johnson | November 28, 2022 1:02 am

Forge Foundation 13th annual Thanksgiving Feast

By Andre Jones | November 25, 2022 1:24 pm

Latest graduates of Charles City’s Neighborhood College

By Robb Johnson | November 23, 2022 10:19 pm

Community contributions

By Community Member | November 23, 2022 10:13 pm

Donation to New Hope Food Pantry

By Community Member | November 21, 2022 1:15 pm

Mid-Atlantic Tribal Health Center groundbreaking

By Robb Johnson | November 16, 2022 10:02 am


By Community Member | November 11, 2022 3:59 am

God’s green Earth, intersecting against the beauty of his radiant blue sky, surrounded by a body of water was the setting as Tyler Arielle Billups and Mikel Da’Von Chalmers were married on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022 at Ford’s Colony Country Club in Williamsburg, Virginia. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Billups of Henrico, Virginia. She is a graduate of The College of William and Mary and VCU. She is employed as a site coordinator with a local affiliate of a national educational organization. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Chalmers Jr. of…
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Skipjack Solar Facility opens in Charles City County

By Community Member | November 8, 2022 1:12 am

Skipjack Solar Facility, the largest utility-scale solar facility in the Commonwealth of Virginia, opened on Thursday, Nov. 3 in Charles City County. Covering more than 2,000 acres of land, more than 500,000 solar panels are compiled to generate up to 175 megawatts of clean, renewable electricity. “We are excited to bring the Skipjack Solar Center into service and are grateful to so many people who supported this project, and community leaders,” said Leo Moreno, AES Clean Energy President. The new facility is expected to generate $14.5 million in estimated tax revenue for the county. The project is a collaboration between…
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Habitat for Humanity in Charles City

By Robb Johnson | November 6, 2022 10:23 am

Martell named to Dean’s List at American University

By Community Member | October 31, 2022 10:57 am

Christopher Martell, a 2021 graduate of New Kent High School, was named to the Dean’s List at American University for the Spring 2022 semester. In order to be recognized for the achievement, a student must accumulate a grade-point average of 3.7 or higher while enrolled full-time.

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