Henrico Police seek missing 23-year-old woman

Henrico Police officials are seeking the public’s help in locating a missing 23-year-old county woman who may be in danger. Pamela Ann Lucente (pictured) is 5 feet, 4 inches tall and weighs 135 pounds. She has red hair that is returning to its natural blonde color. Her nose is pierced with a ring. She was reported missing July 23 and […]

Henrico considering indoor arena

Facility could host graduations and indoor sports competitions, tournaments

Could a new indoor athletic facility take shape soon in Henrico County? The county’s Board of Supervisors and other county officials hope so. Supervisors discussed plans for the construction of such a facility – a flexible space that could feature at least eight collegiate-level basketball courts that could be converted to volleyball courts and wrestling areas, among other uses, as […]

Virginia pays out record $79 million in unclaimed property to citizens

The Virginia Department of the Treasury’s Unclaimed Property Program returned a record $79 million in property to owners during the 2018 fiscal year, $16.6 million more than the previous highest return in 2015. More than 139,000 asset accounts were paid out during the 2018 fiscal year, representing a 77-percent increase from the previous fiscal year. State officials encourage any citizen […]

Red Cross seeking blood donors

Thousands of people have responded to the emergency call for blood and platelet donations issued by the American Red Cross in early July, but the organization still has an emergency-level need for donors of all blood types – especially type O. The Red Cross has five scheduled donation opportunities in Henrico County during the next few weeks, including: • Aug. […]


The Richmond Regional Planning District Commission (RRPDC) installed new officers for its fiscal year 2019 during its meeting July 12. Tyrone E. Nelson, who represents the Varina District on the Henrico County Board of Supervisors, will serve as vice chair. New officers will serve effective immediately for a one-year term ending June 30, 2019. *** Gregory Crutchfield, of Henrico, recently […]

Short Pump Ruritans seek crafters for October show

The Short Pump Ruritan Club is seeking crafters to participate in the 28th annual Short Pump Ruritan Club Craft Show Saturday, Oct. 20 at Short Pump Middle School, 4701 Pouncey Tract Road. The event is the organization’s largest fundraiser annually, and all funds collected are donated to local organizations, such as the Tuckahoe Volunteer Rescue Squad, Hunters for the Hungry […]