Mills Godwin paints near-perfect picture in win over Glen Allen 8-1

Mills Godwin paints near-perfect picture in win over Glen Allen 8-1

Too close for comfort, Highland strains past Steward 12-11

Too close for comfort, Highland strains past Steward 12-11

Miller School of Albemarle cancels check from St. Christopher’s 6-3

Miller School of Albemarle cancels check from St. Christopher’s 6-3

Henrico Animal Protection tends to dog distressed by heat

Audio Article

A dog without a collar or tags wandering the Randolph Ridge subdivision, just off Mountain Road in Glen Allen, received some quick care from a Henrico Animal Protection Officer Friday. A neighbor contacted the Animal Protection unit, and Officer Wieringa responded and began to hose, hydrate and massage the dog until it became more lucid, then took it to the […]

Local health officials urge caution ahead of extreme heat

Audio Article

Officials from the Richmond and Henrico Health Districts and Richmond Ambulance Authority are urging Henrico and Richmond residents to take precautions to avoid heat related illness this weekend, when extreme temperatures are predicted. “Severe hot weather can pose risks to individuals’ health,” said RHHD Emergency Manager Jessica Coughlin. “Folks can still have fun this summer while staying safe… just stay […]

3 separate shootings leave Henrico HS student, 24-year-old man dead, home damaged

Audio Article
Juvenile suspect in custody in connection with one homicide

Three separate shootings in Henrico County three miles apart during a 5-hour period May 19 left a Henrico High School student and a 24-year-old man dead and a residence damaged. Henrico Police do not believe the shootings are related, Police Lt. Matt Pecka told the Citizen Friday. The first shooting happened sometime before 4 p.m. in the 2700 block of […]

Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers’ Crime of the Week: May 16-22, 2022

Audio Article

This week, Crime Stoppers needs the public’s help in solving an armed robbery that occurred in the City of Richmond. On April 13, at about 2 p.m., the Richmond Police Department responded to the 1200B of St John Street for an armed robbery that had just occurred. Once on scene, officers learned the victim was robbed of his firearm and […]

DEFY to open second indoor adventure center in Henrico

Audio Article

DEFY Extreme Air Sports announced May 20 that it will open a second Henrico location June 15. Its newest indoor adventure and recreation facility will take the spot vacated by Boomerang Air Sports at 205 Towne Center West Boulevard, adjacent to Short Pump Town Center. DEFY already operates three other Virginia locations, including one at 10087 Brook Road in Glen […]

Some Henrico children 5 to 11 now eligible for COVID-19 booster shots

Audio Article

Some Henrico County children ages 5 to 11 now are eligible for COVID-19 booster shots, following authorization in recent days from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Children in that age range who completed their primary series of the Pfizer vaccine at least five months ago now may receive a Pfizer booster. […]

Henrico Crime Report – May 13-19, 2022

Audio Article

5000 block of Colwyck Drive – Police arrested and charged a citizen with non-aggravated assault at a single-family home May 13 at 12:34 a.m. Nine Mile Road at Gordons Lane – Police arrested and charged a citizen(s) with possession of heroin and cocaine, a warrant service, and other state criminal violations during a traffic stop May 13 at 2:04 p.m. […]