Godwin boys, girls sweep Tucker in basketball

Godwin’s boys’ and girls’ basketball teams swept their counterparts from J.R. Tucker High School in a doubleheader Dec. 6 at Tucker, with the girls’ team winning 48-39 and the boys’ team claiming a 58-44 win. Pictured above, Godwin’s  Tre’Vaughn Booker attempts a shot in the boys’ game. Below, Tucker’s Briana Payne drives against Godwin’s Libbie Smith in the girls’ game.

Prepare now for winter driving emergencies

AAA officials are urging motorists to prepare their vehicles for the snow and cold temperatures on their way to Virginia. Vehicles that have not been properly maintained or are missing important emergency roadside kits could leave drivers stuck, literally, out in the cold. “No one wants to be stranded in the cold by a vehicle breakdown and unprepared to handle […]

Henrico Schools cancels afterschool events today, all events tomorrow

All afterschool events scheduled today at Henrico County Public Schools have been cancelled, and all schools will be closed tomorrow. That means that all activities scheduled at public schools tomorrow also are cancelled. School system officials announced the cancellations this morning, in advance of an anticipated snowstorm later today and tomorrow.

Henrico woman crowned Miss Greater Richmond

Henrico resident Davina Seoparsan, a senior at the University of Virginia and a former student at Short Pump Middle School and J.R. Tucker High School, won the title of Miss Greater Richmond last month. The Miss Greater Richmond Scholarship Program is a preliminary pageant in the Miss America system. Seoparsan will be competing with other women from across the state […]

16 NOVA of Virginia Aquatics swimmers commit to colleges

Sixteen swimmers from NOVA of Virginia Aquatics in Henrico recently signed collegiate letters of intent to continue their swimming careers. They are: • Caroline Baber, The Collegiate School – Washington & Lee University; • Carter Bristow , Freeman High School – University of Virginia; • Ian Densley, Freeman High School – Roanoke College; • Grace Edwards, Freeman High School – […]

RABA donates bikes, helmets to Henrico Christmas Mother

Volunteers from the Richmond Area Bicycling Association delivered 38 new bicycles and 38 helmets to the Henrico Christmas Mother Dec. 2. The donations were part of a larger effort by RABA, which contributed a total of 450 bicycles and helmets to local Christmas Mother programs. Nearly 100 RABA volunteers assembled the bicycles Nov. 1, then delivered them during the following […]