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Henrico County’s new aquatics center set to open
Henrico County is giving a first look at the inside of the new 21,000 square foot Henrico Aquatics Rec Center and the Health Department East Clinic on North Laburnum Avenue.
Published September 9, 2020 at 6:21 AM
No injuries reported in Hanover attic fire
Fire crews are investigating a house fire that occurred at Lakeview Farms Place
Published June 2, 2020 at 1:57 AM
Two people shot, killed by teenager outside South Boston vape shop
Police in Southside Virginia say two people were shot and killed by a teenage boy outside a vape shop.
Published December 8, 2019 at 7:00 PM
6-Year-old boy waiting for heart transplant asks for Christmas cards
A 6-year-old Massachusetts boy waiting for a new heart is asking for Christmas cards to help lift his spirits according to NBC10 in Boston.
Published December 8, 2019 at 6:06 PM
Richmond home evacuated after report of a gas leak
A home on Arthur Ashe Boulevard was evacuated Sunday afternoon after reports of a gas leak.
Published December 8, 2019 at 5:16 PM
No injuries reported in afternoon chimney fire
Chesterfield county fire fighters say no injuries are reported after a chimney fire closed a portion of Midlothian Turnpike Sunday afternoon.
Published December 8, 2019 at 5:03 PM
Man charged with attempted murder after Thanksgiving double shooting
A man has been charged with attempted murder after a Thanksgiving double shooting.
Published December 5, 2019 at 5:28 PM
Man fighting for life after Richmond shooting
A man is fighting for his life following a shooting in Richmond.
Published November 29, 2019 at 11:42 PM
Man arrested after armed robbery in park
A man is arrested and charged after a K-9 unit tracked him down following an armed robbery.
Published November 28, 2019 at 11:03 PM
3 charged in connection to Henrico shooting that injured man
A man is in the hospital after a shooting in Henrico on Sunday evening.
Published November 10, 2019 at 6:39 PM
Child Advocacy Center renamed to honor longtime Chesterfield judge
The center located on Iron Bridge Road originally opened in 2018 and provides a safe environment for victims of abuse to share their stories.
Published May 23, 2019 at 5:21 PM
'Kind Kid Club’ launches shoe drive for Soles4Souls
The Kind Kid Club at Harrowgate Elementary has launched a shoe drive to collect 2,000 pairs of new or gently-worn shoes for Soles4Souls.
Published May 6, 2019 at 5:28 PM
Funeral Home hosts national day of prayer service
Today, May 2 Mimms Funeral Home and Cremation Center held a community wide National Day of Prayer service at its chapel on Hull Street in Richmond.
Published May 2, 2019 at 5:27 PM
Students collect, deliver stuffed animals to children in need
St. Catherine’s Middle Schoolers collected 748 stuffed animals to donate to children in Owsley County, Kentucky.
Published May 1, 2019 at 5:22 PM
Amazon brings ‘in-car delivery’ to Richmond
Starting Tuesday, April 30, Amazon Prime members in Richmond who own eligible Ford or Lincoln vehicles can use Key by Amazon in-car delivery to have packages delivered right to their car.
Published April 30, 2019 at 5:17 PM
Focus groups offered for statewide health assessment
Virginia health officials are offering six regional opportunities for residents to join a focus group or participate in a personal interview to discuss health issues.
Published April 16, 2019 at 10:22 AM
New campaign seeks to help pregnant opioid users
A new campaign has launched in Virginia to help pregnant mothers who abuse opioids or other drugs.
Published April 15, 2019 at 11:23 AM
NextGen Virginia urges college students to vote
Across the state, NextGen took to college campuses to remind young voters they can play a pivotal role in shaping the outcome of these critical races.
Published April 10, 2019 at 5:10 PM
New sponsor-a-highway initiative aims to clear roads of litter
The Ashland District of the Virginia Department of Transportation and Hanover County announced a new approach to the war on litter.
Published April 8, 2019 at 5:03 PM
Boulevard Bridge will be closed temporarily on Saturday, April 6
The Boulevard Bridge on Westover Hills Boulevard will be closed to all traffic on Saturday, April 6 between 8 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
Published April 2, 2019 at 5:09 PM
Aquarium hosts annual Sea Turtle Egg Hunt
The North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island is once again bringing about a twist on a popular springtime tradition.
Published April 1, 2019 at 5:41 PM
Hanover schools awarded top honors in Virginia
Hanover County Public school was named a recipient of the 2018 Board of Education Distinguished Achievement Award for advanced learning and achievement by Gov. Ralph Northam and the Virginia Board of Education.
Published July 2, 2018 at 4:23 PM
Man injured in daytime shooting in Henrico
Henrico Police responded to an apparent shooting on the 3500 block of King James Court. Upon arriving at the scene, officers found a male with an apparent gunshot wound.
Published July 2, 2018 at 3:35 PM
Midlothian Ice Theater team takes second in national competition
The James River Ice Theater figure skating team received the silver medal in the National Theater on Ice Competition.
Published July 2, 2018 at 2:57 PM
Authorities investigating after foot washes up near Fort Sumter
Live 5 Web Staff
Union Co. woman killed in U.S. Navy training plane crash in Alabama, U.S. Navy confirms
WBTV Web Staff
First Alert Weather Day: Zeta potentially brings drenching rain to Virginia on Thursday
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Woman killed in crash after attending her son’s funeral in Nashville
Colonial Heights school switching to online learning due to COVID-19 cases