Henrico names Harrisonburg’s English its new police chief

Former University of Richmond basketball player also served with Richmond Police for 28 years

Though Henrico County’s new police chief is arriving from a different locality, he’s no stranger to this area. In fact, you might say Eric D. English is coming home. English, who has spent the past two years as chief of police in Harrisonburg, Va., today will be introduced as Henrico’s chief of police. When he takes control of the department […]

Obituary – Rebecca Anne Hollingsworth Mudd

REBECCA ANNE (HOLLINGSWORTH) MUDD, age 56, of Henrico, VA died in her home early in the morning on Monday, August 17, 2020, from complications due to lung cancer, with which she was diagnosed in December 2017. Becky was born on July 26, 1964 in Lynchburg, VA. Becky married Andrew Mudd at Mount Vernon in Alexandria, VA in 2002, and the […]

Obituary – Martha Jane Shiflet Draper

Draper, Martha Jane Shiflet, 99, of Henrico, passed away on August 14, 2020. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lester H. and Lucy D. Shiflet; her loving husband of 50 years, Howard R. Draper; grandson, Matthew C. Ayres; brothers, Harold D. and Hugh C. Shiflet; sister, Carolyn S. Nichols. She is survived by her daughters, Jane D. Ayres, […]

Obituary – Anne Doris Glisson

Anne Doris Glisson, 95, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 19, 2020. She is preceded in death by her husband, John Lawrence Glisson; her son John Frederick Glisson; and her daughter, Jana Glisson Dunbar. She is survived by her son, Charles Glisson (Beth); Daughter-in-law, Martha Glisson; Granddaughters, Renee Hammel (Rob), JoAnne Rusch (Rob), Elizabeth Glisson, and Anwhitney Bruhn (Buddy); Grandson, […]

Obituary – Marian Virginia Hahn Sledd

Marian Virginia Hahn Sledd, “Mitty”, 93 passed away on August 17 after a long, full life. She was preceded in death by her parents, William Oscar and Sallie Clarkson Hahn, her husband of 62 years, Hunter C. Sledd, Jr., her younger sister, Joan Shackelford, and daughter-in-law, Nancy G. Sledd. She is survived by her 5 sons: Hunter C. Sledd, III, […]

Obituary – Billy Carroll Moore

Billy Carroll Moore, 84, of Sandston, passed away on August 7, 2020. He was a retired carpenter with the United Brotherhood of Carpenters & Joiners of America, Local 205, and was a member of Highland Springs Church of Christ. Billy enjoyed fishing, boating, camping, and exploring national and state parks with his family. He supported his children’s extracurricular school activities […]

Business in brief – Aug. 24, 2020

Agent Cody Adams has joined the Henrico office of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Base Camp on Brook Road. *** Effective June 8, Williamsville Wellness Center moved all operations to a new location in Henrico. The new location at 5711 Chamberlayne Road will be called Summit Hill Wellness Center and will provide treatment for addiction. The 15,000-square-foot facility initially […]

Henrico News Minute – Aug. 24, 2020

The Aug. 24, 2020 episode of the Henrico News Minute features details about Henrico’s plans to name its new police chief; Henrico Schools officials name the 13 schools that will host full-day child care programs this fall; HCPS extends the hours of its technology hubs this week and next; a man is arrested and charged with attempted capital murder after […]