Henrico

Construction expected to start next year on 2 new Henrico high schools

Each new school is expected to cost $80 million and begin construction in fall 2019

  Cowboy needs donations for farm animal relief after Florence

Patrick McKann again needs donations like animal feed and medical kits so he can help aid the thousands of animals left in Florence’s wake.

Bon Secours opens new medical plaza in Short Pump

The new location serves as an extension of Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital.

NASCAR makes its way to Richmond

NASCAR races take place this week at the Richmond Raceway in Henrico County.

Want to make a difference in a child’s life? Be a mentor

Mentors meet with their students once a week for 30-45 minutes.

Traffic routes in Henrico altered due to NASCAR race

Deputies will monitor traffic conditions and assist with direction.

Share your ideas with Henrico County Public Schools’ new superintendent

Henrico County Public Schools' new superintendent will hold five town hall meetings this fall for community members to come and share their ideas with her.

4 displaced followed townhouse kitchen fire

No one was at home at the time, and the damage was contained to the kitchen.

Live updates: Tornado damage throughout Central Virginia

Tornadoes and severe storms ripped through parts of Central Virginia on Monday, leaving behind a trail of destruction.

GRTC expands service to Short Pump

This new expansion allows for night and weekend service and it’ll take riders to the airport, White Oak and Short Pump.

Henrico neighborhood picks up the pieces after storms

Numerous trees and large sections of trees were still down on the ground on Glendale Drive

Church’s AC unit thrown off building during storms

West End Assembly of God is cleaning up on Tuesday from what witnesses believe was a tornado touching down on the roof.

Students shelter in place for hours during tornado warnings

School systems all across the area had students sheltering in place Monday afternoon as tornado warnings went out across the Metro Richmond area.

VIDEOS: Tornadoes rip through Central Virginia

NBC12 viewers have sent numerous videos and photos as tornadoes ripped through Central Virginia on Monday afternoon.

Companies offer free prom dresses for girls

The event will feature over 300 free dresses, jewelry, and accessories for high school girls to going to homecoming.

Henrico hosting job fair for multiple county agencies

Henrico County’s general government will host a job fair Saturday, Oct. 6

Free educational events offered as part of National Medicare Education Week

Walgreens will also be onsite to give blood pressure checks and host “Ask a Pharmacist” booths.

Crash knocks out power to thousands; part of Lakeside drive closed

Henrico officials say Lakeside Avenue between Parkside Avenue and Nelson Street will be closed until about 2 p.m. Saturday

Downed tree knocks out power in Richmond, Henrico

Around 6,000 customers were without power beginning around 6 p.m. Friday.

Family who fled storm plans to return home sooner than expected

With only scattered showers hitting Richmond and Gov. Ralph Northam’s mandatory evacuation rescinded, a family in Richmond to ride out the storm is planning to return sooner than expected.

Woman faces murder charge in 4-year-old son’s death

Four-year-old Demetrius Jefferson died after a shooting in the 200 block of North Laburnum Avenue.

Mother of 2-year-old boy charged with murder

According to Henrico Police, 25-year-old Keneisha Jazmin Epps was arrested and charged on Thursday, Sept. 13.

Henrico schools offer workshops to help parents, guardians, teachers

The series, presented by Henrico Schools' Department of Family and Community Engagement, will run through Oct. 23.

Preventing house fires after a power outage

A Henrico woman urges homeowners to turn off all appliances if your power goes out after her home caught fire following a Hurricane.

Parents, children react to school cancellation

“We’re talking about the safety of our children so I think that they made the right call in deciding to go ahead and close," one mother said.

Police: Speed, alcohol a factor in deadly Hermitage Road crash

The Henrico Police Department says a 48-year-old man died after a crash early Thursday at the intersection of Hermitage and Gibraltar roads.

Henrico schools looking to fill multiple positions

There are full-time and substitute openings for bus drivers, cafeteria staff and instructional assistants.

Boater found dead in James River identified

Police were called to the scene around 7 p.m. Wednesday for reports of a missing boater on the James River near Osborne Landing after the person never made it back to shore.

Henrico home hit by gunfire overnight

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call police.

Henrico store owner says customers can decide to buy or not buy Nike

Don't expect to see Nike products come down off the shelves any time soon. A Henrico business owner said the company is polarizing, but it's also the best-selling brand.

No one injured in plane crash near high school

A plane that crashed Wednesday afternoon near Highland Springs High School originated from Ontario, Canada, Virginia State Police said.

  Robbery prompts neighborhood lockdown in Henrico overnight; suspect caught

Police say they believe the suspect was armed during the robbery, but have not released any further details.

Electric fence near bus stop causes concern for parents

An electric fence near a middle school bus stop is causing concern for parents in a Sandston neighborhood who fear their children will get electrocuted.

2 drivers seriously injured after crash on I-64

Two drivers were taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a crash on I-64.

Henrico police investigating 2 burglaries

Cigarettes were taken in both crimes, but it is unknown if they were related.

Richmond teenager killed in single-vehicle crash

The crash happened Wednesday morning in Henrico County on Charles City Road near the Charles City County line.

Henrico business helps feed those who can’t afford a meal

A sign on a Henrico business has caught the eye of people in the community and warmed their hearts!

Missing Henrico woman found safe

Shannon Nappi was last seen in the area of Poplar Haven Court around 10:25 a.m. Tuesday. 

Escaped goat found in Henrico County

Are you wondering where your goat is?

1 injured in Henrico County shooting

Henrico County police confirmed a shooting occurred in the 300 block of Newbridge Road.

Broad Street water main repairs complete

A water main break is impacting traffic on West Broad Street near Old Sadler Road and the interchange with Interstate 64.