Deshayla Lewis of Henrico recently participated in the James Madison University School of Theatre and Dance’s world premiere of “Walls: An American Story.” The production is about a present-day interracial couple and the journey to break down the barriers between them. *** Henrico residents Ericka Ellwanger and Walter Spence graduated Dec. 17 from Coastal Carolina University in South Carolina. Ellwanger […]

Henrico to offer $10 rabies vaccinations for pets Feb. 15

The Henrico County Police Division will provide rabies vaccines for dogs and cats from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 15 at the Henrico County Government Center, 4301 E. Parham Road. Pet owners must register and pay at the cashier’s office in the Administration Building before seeing a veterinarian on the first level of the adjacent parking deck. Each vaccine […]

Obituary – Raymond Matthew Berryman, Jr.

Raymond Matthew Berryman, Jr., 93, of Richmond, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 27, 2020. He was preceded in death by his wife of 70 years, Ellen Berryman. He is survived by his son, Charles (Lori); and daughter, Mary; grandsons, Daniel (Jessica), Parker (Kaitlin); great-grandchildren, Savannah, Parker Jr., and Remington. An active member of the Westhampton Masonic Lodge #302, The […]

Obituary – Dale Derk Dodson

Dale Derk Dodson, 85, passed away on Sunday, January 26, 2020. She was the first daughter born to Marion and Reverend Dr. Ferdinand Derk on July 5, 1934. She often reminisced about growing up in Shamokin, PA, moving to Colorado, and later attending Ferrum College in VA, where her father served as Dean in the 1950’s. At Ferrum, she met […]

Obituary – Ronald “Ron” Lee Barker

Ronald “Ron” Lee Barker, 77, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 26, 2020. He was preceded in death by his brother, Earl Dennis Barker. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Phyllis Shelburne Barker; children, Ronald Dean Barker (Trude) and Joy Barker King; grandchildren, Cole, Cameron, Jordan and Will; and a host of other family and friends. He […]

Obituary – Marie Jackson “Jackie” Gilbert William

Marie Jackson “Jackie” Gilbert Williams died on Saturday, February 1, 2020. Her husband of almost 56 years, Aubrey “Mel”ton “Chunie” Williams, predeceased her February 15, 2008. She was born in Stanardsville, Va., daughter of Birdine Piper (McMullen) Gilbert and Ennis Cecil Gilbert, Sr., who died in 1974 and 1978, respectively. Her two brothers had untimely deaths with first heart attacks: […]

Obituary – Carroll J. “C.J.” Neuner II

Carroll J. “C.J.” Neuner II left this world on January 22, 2020 after a long battle with lupus. He is survived by his loving wife, Kimberly Snead; mother, Aileen K. Sneed and stepfather, Mark Sneed; father, Carroll O. Neuner and stepmother, Ann Knobe; stepbrother, David Fuller; and sister, Kay Ledwick of North Carolina. C.J. was a loving husband and son, […]

Henrico News Minute – Feb. 4, 2020

The Feb. 4, 2020 edition of the Henrico News Minute podcast features details about a packaging company bringing 35 new jobs to Henrico; airport police stop a man with a loaded gun; large classes are more common in western Henrico schools; it’s a homesellers’ market locally; a Congresswoman wants your feedback on prescription drug prices; a WWE Hall of Famer […]