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Chronological Listing of Program Titles

Happy Holidays in Henrico [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 12 minutes)

Bundle up for the winter season with HCTV as we show you beautiful holiday scenes in Henrico County. See the magical decorations at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, the holidays of yesteryear at Meadow Farm Museum, and the festive boats decked-out on the James in the “Parade of Lights.”

 


Taking Out the Trash: Solid Waste and Recycling [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 17 minutes)

Someone has to do it. Garbage doesn’t just magically disappear. The employees of Public Utilities’ Solid Waste Division are out there every morning collecting trash and recycling from more than 6,000 homes. HCTV-17 takes you behind the scenes of this physically demanding job and introduces you to the people who help keep Henrico beautiful.

 


Staying Safe from Crime [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 12 minutes)

HCTV talks to a reformed thief still behind bars. His story tells you how to stay safe from crime at home and around town.

 


Voices from Mountain Road: The Historic Mountain Road Corridor [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 36 minutes)

The history of Henrico County is filled with stories of dreams, intrigue, ambition and courage — many of which happened in the historic Mountain Road corridor. See these stories come to life, and learn about the remarkable Virginians who changed the course of American history.

 


Working for All of Us: Hermitage Enterprises [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 19 minutes)

An in-depth look at Mental Health/Mental Retardation’s Hermitage Enterprises. See real people with special challenges complete meaningful work for the local businesses who employ them.

 


Keeping the County Rolling: Central Automotive Maintenance [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 18 minutes)

From compact cars to heavy equipment, Central Automotive Maintenance keeps them rolling. Hear stories about the mechanics and the challenges they face in maintaining and fixing everything from school buses to police motorcycles.

 


Attack Transport: Remembering the USS Henrico

(Running time: 57 minutes)

First broadcast airs in honor of Veterans’ Day. The USS Henrico was a trusty workhorse from the beaches at D-Day through Korea and the Vietnam War. HCTV remembers the crew, their stories and the ship that bears the name of our county.


A Helping Hand: Henrico’s Community Corrections Program [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 13 minutes)

HCTV discovers that helping Henrico’s adults on probation also keeps our jail system healthy and maintains inmate populations at manageable levels.

 


Get into the Zone: Henrico’s New Enterprise Zones [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 12 minutes)

The revitalizing of Henrico’s business zones is the topic of this HCTV special feature.

 


Emergency! Henrico’s 911 Operations [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 19 minutes)

What happens after a call comes into Henrico’s 911 centers? Find out how quickly and effectively 911 works in this HCTV special.

 


Taking Care of Business: Economic Development in Henrico County [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 22 minutes)

HCTV takes an in depth look at how new businesses from around the globe are attracted to our community.

 


C.E.R.T.: Community Emergency Response Team [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 14 minutes)

HCTV looks at how residents can prepare for emergency situations that can occur in today’s world.

 


Lost Choices: Teen Drug & Alcohol Abuse [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 29 minutes)

How does drug use affect choices in the life of a teenager? How are parents affected? In this program HCTV explores how options in life are often lost for teens and parents due to drug use, and how Henrico County can help.

 


Escaping Abuse [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 27 minutes)

Domestic violence crosses all socioeconomic, racial and age boundaries. Tune-in to find out how Henrico can help you escape abuse with its many resources.


Dining Out in Henrico [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 30 minutes)

Watch the Henrico Health Department conduct an actual restaurant health inspection, and find out how you can monitor violations in your favorite eatery.

 


Building Our Future Together [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 17 minutes)

Get a behind the scenes look at the Department of Building Construction and Inspections. See what they look for to make sure your house and commercial structures are safe and sound.

 


Smart Lawns [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 25 minutes)

How can Henrico homeowners keep up with daily activities and still have beautiful yards? “Smart Lawns” joins the Master Gardeners of the Virginia Cooperative Extension Office in Henrico. HCTV learns about the types of services and knowledge these master gardeners have to offer. From when to fertilize and add lime to dealing with pests.

 


Empowering Your Family: Family and Community Extension Services in Henrico County [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 15 minutes)

Join HCTV as they explore the best-kept secret in Henrico, the Virginia Cooperative Extension, an amazing source of information about parenting, financing, home buying and maintenance is yours for the asking.


The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 12 minutes)

HCTV visits The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen and experience all that it has to offer. See what lies beyond the art gallery and performances and hear first hand what the center was like back in 1919 when it was the Glen Allen School.


Your Baby’s Health: Preventing Infant Mortality [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 10 minutes)

Learn how Henrico’s Health Department can help you raise a healthy, happy baby.

 


Henrico: Employer of Choice [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 12 minutes)

See how Henrico’s Department of Human Resources attracts and retains a world class workforce for a world class community.

 


Firehouse Flashbacks [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 30 minutes)

Dalmatians, trumpets and wet beards all have something in common. Learn about Henrico’s fire history, traditions and legends as HCTV chronicles the evolution of firefighting in the county.

 


The Dawn of Life [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 29 minutes)

Learn what it takes to become a foster parent in Henrico County, and the many personal rewards gained by real-life foster parents and children.


The Shadow of Life [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 19 minutes)

The second feature in this Social Services series highlights what resources are available to Henrico’s sick, needy or handicapped residents. See what resources are available and how Social Services creates a stable environment for those unable to work.


R.I.S.E.- Recovery in a Secure Environment [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 30 minutes)

HCTV goes inside Henrico’s jail to see this incredible substance abuse recovery program in action. Witness how R.I.S.E. helps current and former inmates beat addiction.

 


Points to Freedom [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 16 minutes)

Discover the benefits of acupuncture for people with substance abuse problems, and learn more about this progressive drug treatment program.

 


What Do You Know, Henrico? [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 2 minutes)

Tune in as our own roving Henrico reporter hits the streets to test the knowledge of our residents — a fun way to learn a few fast facts about Henrico County!


Drug Court: Transforming Lives [Retired from Broadcast]

(Running time: 32 minutes)

An intensive, personal look at how Henrico’s Drug Court program is reforming drug addicts into responsible members of society.


 

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