LIST: Black History Month events around Metro-Richmond, Tri-Cities

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) —  With February now here, Black History Month is in full swing! Take…

Man hurt in shooting at Chesterfield restaurant

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A man is hurt after a shooting outside a restaurant on…

Man hurt in Chesterfield shooting early Sunday morning

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC)- A man is hurt after a shooting outside a restaurant on Hull…

29 puppies saved ‘from a terrible situation’ in Richmond require medical care, animal control says

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond Animal Care and Control (RACC) says nearly 30 puppies were rescued…

1 Dead, 1 Hurt in Henrico Car Crash

HENRICO, Va. (WRIC) – One person is dead and another is seriously hurt after a single…

‘All she wanted to do was have a good time’: Family remembers slain 8-year-old at vigil in Hopewell

HOPEWELL, Va. (WRIC) — Hundreds of people gathered in Hopewell for a vigil, remembering P’Aris Moore,…

Richmond School Board approves Richmond’s George Wythe High for renaming

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond Public Schools voted overwhelmingly in favor of adding George Wythe High…

Richmond’s southern-style fried chicken eatery, Hot Chick, closes with the end of 2022

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — After almost three years in Richmond’s Shockoe Bottom, Hot Chick has officially…

Benedict XVI, first pope to resign in 600 years, dies at 95

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, the shy German theologian who tried to reawaken…

First responders, experts warn residents in Central Virginia to stay away from large bodies of water during winter

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Since many residents in Central Virginia live so close to aquatic resources…