Student Government Day to provide insight into Henrico’s government, school operations

Henrico County high school students will get a firsthand look at their county government and school system operations during the 62nd annual Student Government Day March 5-6. A total of 122 students from Henrico’s nine public high schools and The Academy at Virginia Randolph are scheduled to shadow elected and appointed officials, including members of the Board of Supervisors and […]

South Gaskins Road, Dryden, Old Bridge Lane to be closed at rail crossing starting March 4

Three roads in western Henrico County – South Gaskins Road, Dryden Lane and Old Bridge Lane – will be closed at their CSX railroad crossing, beginning Monday, March 4. CSX will be limiting the closures to daytime hours only. Crews will be replacing tracks and asphalt and expect to complete their work sometime between March 5 and March 8. Henrico […]

Bill to reclassify, protect alpacas unanimously passes both chambers

The United States is the second largest home for alpacas in the world behind Peru. Alpaca farming in this country – and Virginia – is significant because of the high demand for the animal’s fleece, which is used for sweaters, scarves, socks and other clothing items. The Team USA Opening Ceremony Sweater made by Ralph Lauren for the 2018 Winter […]