ARCPoint Labs of Richmond

ARCpoint Labs of Richmond is one of the nation’s leaders in drug testing, alcohol screening, DNA & clinical lab testing, corporate wellness programs and employment/background screening. We are among the fastest growing Third Party Providers in the drug testing industry. Providing the most comprehensive menu of screening services and employment solutions, ARCpoint Labs of Richmond stays abreast of the latest Read more […]

Local students, community rally for gun control

More than 5,000 students and other demonstrators marched through Richmond on Saturday as part of a nationwide protest against mass shootings and gun violence. Cheering and chanting against the chilly breeze, the Richmond march spanned more than a mile from the lawn of Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School to the stairs of the Virginia Capitol. The event featured several […]

ALDI to host hiring event in Henrico March 29

ALDI will host a hiring event in Henrico March 29 for its Richmond-area stores. The event will be held at the Hampton Inn and Suites, 5406 Glenside Drive, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. ALDI is hiring for store associate positions, which start at $12.35 per hour, plus a pay increase after six months. The company operates stores in Henrico, […]

Virginia’s unemployment rate drops to 3.5 percent

Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was down 0.1 percentage point in February to 3.5 percent and was down half a percentage point from a year ago. February’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.5 percent is the lowest rate since the April 2008 rate of 3.5 percent. In February, the labor force expanded by 3,950 (after declining the previous four months) […]

Highland Springs student arrested after bringing gun to school

Henrico Police arrested a 16-year-old Highland Springs High School student Friday after finding a loaded gun in the student’s backpack. The weapon had not been brandished or used in a threatening manner. Police responded to the school after receiving a tip about the gun. The student was charged with possession of a firearm on school property. Anyone with information about […]

Gas prices up 10 cents since last week in Metro Richmond

Average gasoline prices in Metro Richmond have jumped 10 cents in the past week, according to AAA Mid-Atlantic. The average cost of a gallon of unleaded gas in the region is $2.45 as of March 25; it was $2.35 last week. The Richmond-area average is two cents per gallon more expensive than the statewide average but 16 cents per gallon […]

State designates March 29-30 to honor Vietnam vets

Virginia will honor and celebrate the service of Virginia’s Vietnam War Veterans March 29-30, Gov. Ralph Northam announced. Northam proclaimed March 29 as Vietnam War Veterans Day in the state, which coincides with National Vietnam War Veterans Day; the day became a national holiday with the passage of The Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act of 2017. “It’s never too late […]

Police arrest Henrico man in connection with fatal shooting

Henrico Police have arrested a 22-year-old Henrico man and charged him with involuntary manslaughter in connection with the Jan. 13 shooting death of a 21-year-old Henrico woman. David Wayne Dykes is charged in the incident that left Jessica Brianne Rogers dead. Police responded to the 4100 block of Townhouse Road at about 10:25 p.m. that day following reports of a […]