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IN SESSION: Married music teachers retire after four decades in Virginia Beach schools WVEC

Two music teachers in Virginia Beach are ending this school year on a different note.

Victim in Virginia Beach mass shooting worked as project manager for Henrico-based Eagle Construction

Herbert “Bert” Snelling, one of the 12 people killed Friday afternoon in the shooting at Virginia Beach's government complex, was a committed project manager ...

From Greekfest to Pharrell's festival, Green Run High students learn unique history lesson  Virginian-Pilot

When Green Run teacher Chris Jacobs heard Something in the Water was coming to Virginia Beach, he got an idea. Turn the music extravaganza into a ...

Green Run High School teacher among winners of first “Made in Virginia” awards  WAVY-TV

Four Virginians who got their start in the state's public schools are being recognized for their career achievements and community passion, including a teacher at ...

Green Run Collegiate Foundation to host its first-ever gala WVEC

The Green Run Collegiate Foundation announced they will be hosting their first-ever Gala reception on Saturday, May 4.

300 Virginia Beach students attended the 12 annual African-American Male Summit  WTKR News 3

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - The 12th annual African-American Male Summit was held Saturday at Green Run High School with 300 students in attendance.

12th annual African American Male Summit at Green Run High draws hundreds  Virginian-Pilot

More than 500 young men got up bright and early on a Saturday to attend the 12th annual African American Male Summit at Green Run High School. The halls ...

Virginia Beach educator wins VA Lottery ‘Made in Virginia’ award  WTKR News 3

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Bridgette Berthold, a teacher at Green Run High School who graduated from Tallwood High School in Virginia Beach, was honored ...

Virginia Beach high school hosts inclusive basketball game WVEC

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A basketball game at a local high school is making sure everyone feels included. On Wednesday at Green Run High School, more ...

Virginia Beach City Public Schools to alter graduation schedule  WTKR News 3

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) is making slight alterations to its 2019 graduation schedule due to a construction project ...

School board appointee withdraws name after ‘offensive’ Facebook posts surface  WAVY-TV

A vacant school board seat will remain that way for nearly another week after the man appointed to fill it, backed out after inappropriate posts on his Facebook ...

Murder victim's sister and niece keep his legacy alive at Green Run High School  Virginian-Pilot

Alton Grizzard, a former Navy SEAL and quarterback at Green Run, died in a double homicide in 1993. His sister teaches at the school and niece now attends ...

Raises, new jobs included in Virginia Beach schools' $790M proposed budget  Virginian-Pilot

Schools Superintendent Aaron Spence on Tuesday night released a $790 million operating budget plan for 2019-20. That's an increase of about $20 million ...

Man with sign saying ‘It’s ok to be white’ has appeared near 4 Virginia schools

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – A man with a sign that reads “It's ok to be white” has appeared near four schools across Virginia Beach, according to school ...

Diverse, positive images: Portraits of students decorate the outside of Green Run High School  Virginian-Pilot

Students at Green Run Collegiate High School spent a recent Tuesday afternoon installing their latest art project: 53 large portraits on the exterior brick walls.

12th annual African-American Male Summit brings in more than 300 students  WAVY-TV

The 12th annual African American Male Summit was held Saturday at Green Run High School.

Greekfest to Pharrell's fest, students learn unique history  The Philadelphia Tribune

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — When Pharrell Williams' Something in the Water festival was announced, Chris Jacobs was ecstatic.

Student arrested for having gun at Virginia Beach high school

Good afternoon, parents. This is Todd Tarkenton, principal of Green Run High School. I am calling you today with another important message about school ...

Green Run High School wins Navy JROTC championship title again WVEC

A Virginia Beach NJROTC squad won its second Navy National championship title in Florida.

Man with ‘It’s ok to be white’ sign has appeared near four VB schools  WAVY-TV

A man with a sign that reads "It's ok to be white" has appeared near four schools across Virginia Beach, according to school officials.

Half-court buzzer-beater sends Green Run to state tournament; Maury survives Norview  WAVY-TV

Ashley James delivered maybe the biggest shot of his career, sending Green Run to its first state tournament since 1984.

Couches and stationary bikes are replacing rigid desks in classrooms  Virginian-Pilot

Kerri Sabo's Green Run High School classroom includes sofas, armchairs and stationary bicycles. The approach is working well for students with varied learning ...

Virginia Beach high schools are trying to maximize lunch time WVEC

Virginia Beach schools are considering 'One Lunch' for high school students. It condenses 4 lunch periods into one allowing students to have the freedom to ...

Green Run High School wins Navy JROTC national championship

Green Run High School's Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps won first place at the 2017 NJROTC Nationals Academic, Athletic and Drill ...

Spring Showdown step show at Green Run High School celebrates cinema-inspired routines  Virginian-Pilot

Eleven elementary, middle and high school teams competed in the 9th annual Spring Showdown competition. This year's theme was cinema, so steppers ...

Making Your Mark: Guts and glory at Green Run

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC-TV) -- Hard work does pay off. NJROTC students at Green Run High School in Virginia Beach took 2nd place honors in the Navy's ...

Virginia Beach Schools employee arrested for alleged lewd messages to teenage girls

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - A maintenance worker at Green Run High School has been arrested for allegedly sending inappropriate messages to underage ...

Green Run NJROTC prepares to defend Navy National title in Pensacola  WTKR News 3

The Green Run Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps is one of the best in the nation.

Photos | Virginia Beach: Green Run High's "Stallion" statue finally finds a permanent home  Virginian-Pilot

Here are some images reflecting moments of life in Virginia Beach, as supplied by readers, schools and other groups. Submit your photos for publication by ...

Sexual assault reported at Virginia Beach high school

Tonight, you may see through media reports that police are looking into an alleged sexual assault on our school campus. While I cannot discuss the specifics of ...

Virginia Beach high school students win national competition in Navy Junior ROTC  Virginian-Pilot

The Navy JROTC from Green Run High, including its collegiate program, went to national championships in Pensacola, and won the top trophy against 24 other ...

Green Run community holds vigil following teen’s death

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Green Run High School students came together to remember one of their classmates, Robert Oswald Jr. They held a vigil outside of the ...

Virginia Beach officials preparing for the worst of Hurricane Florence  WTKR News 3

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Officials in Virginia Beach are getting ready for Hurricane Florence. At a press conference Tuesday afternoon, officials said the city is ...

Man accused of exposing himself to cheerleaders at fundraiser in Virginia Beach WVEC

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Police released pictures of a man they believe exposed himself to high school cheerleaders who were holding a car wash ...

Martin Joseph, founder and CEO of 360 IT Partners | Firstperson  Virginian-Pilot

"In the summers, I would work two to three jobs, full-time at Farm *Fresh* and part-time waiting tables, lifeguarding, landscaping for an apartment complex.”

Green Run freshman dies in apparent suicide in Virginia Beach house fire  Virginian-Pilot

A Green Run High School freshman died Thursday after firefighters found him on fire at his home, according to police. The death appears to have been a suicide ...

Photos | Virginia Beach: Dad-volunteer program spreads to thousands of schools  Virginian-Pilot

Here are some images reflecting moments of life in Virginia Beach, as supplied by readers. Submit your photos for publication by visiting ...

Candidate Profile: Seko Varner  WAVY-TV

Name: Seko Varner. Biography: Seko Varner is a Green Run High School volunteer who runs an entertainment firm and directs a youth mentorship program ...

Green Run football player shot by arrow that went through his arm and chest  Virginian-Pilot

The man shot by an arrow Sunday has been identified as Lamonte Perry, 18, according to Justin Conyers, Green Run High School head football coach.

3-Star ATH Lakeem Rudolph Receives Offer From Virginia Tech

Green Run (VA) three-star athlete Lakeem Rudolph out of Virginia Beach has played a little bit of everything throughout his football career.

Virginia Beach NJROTC squad defends Navy National title  WTKR News 3

Green Run's NJROTC program won Navy Nationals last year and has one the Virginia state title six years in a row.

Virginia Beach City Public Schools providing free summer meals to children WVEC

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Virginia Beach City Public Schools will provide free breakfast and lunch meals to children 18 years and younger this summer.

Raekwon Allen McRae, 21, graduated from Green Run High School  Southside Daily

Raekwon Allen McRae, 21, passed away Monday, Oct 23, 2017. He was born June 30, 1996, in Newport News, Va. Raekwon was a 2016 graduate of Green ...

Profiles of the senior classes and valedictorians of high schools in Virginia Beach  Virginian-Pilot

Here is information on the graduation classes and valedictorians for public and private schools in Virginia Beach. The valedictorians were asked to describe ...

Photos | Virginia Beach: Elementary school observes a "pink out"  Virginian-Pilot

Corporate Landing Elementary was a sea of pink on Oct. 26. The students and staff dressed in pink to support Breast Cancer Awareness.

Virginia Beach's Mark Hall finds a niche as a pass rusher at U.Va.  Virginian-Pilot

The fifth-year senior from Virginia Beach's Green Run High has a sack, two tackles for loss and two quarterback hurries in the past two games.

Norview High School wrestling coach assaulted in Va. Beach  WAVY-TV

An assistant wrestling coach at Norview High School was assaulted Monday night in Virginia Beach, according to Norfolk Public Schools.

Virginia Beach Choral students get caught in the act with "Hairspray, Jr."  Virginian-Pilot

Kemps Landing Magnet School's choral department is whipping up a grand musical producation of "Hairspray, Jr." to be performed at Green Run High School ...

Calendar for the week of April 22  Virginian-Pilot

Take a look at upcoming events to plan ahead for the week.

High school student hit by arrow speaks to 10 On Your Side  WAVY-TV

WAVY's Brandi Cummings spoke with the victim, 18-year-old Lamonte Perry.

Milestones | Green Run High School’s Navy Junior ROTC places second nationally  Virginian-Pilot

Green Run High School's Navy Junior ROTC recently placed second at the 2016 Navy Junior ROTC Nationals Academic, Athletic and Drill Championship.

Mother who lost three children organizes Walk for Pregnancy and Infant Loss in Virginia Beach  Virginian-Pilot

Anyone can participate in Sunday's event at Green Run High School, but it is targeted toward parents whose babies were miscarried, stillborn, or who died in the ...

Virginia Beach superintendent named Region II Superintendent of the Year

Virginia Beach City Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Aaron Spence has been named the Region II Superintendent of the Year by the Virginia Association of ...

Judge tosses out charges in dispute between longtime Norview High coach Ken Whitley and teen  Virginian-Pilot

A judge dismissed all charges stemming from a dispute this spring in which a longtime Norfolk coach said a student and his mother attacked him for sideswiping ...

Virginia Beach Girl Scouts introduces color guard to younger kids  Virginian-Pilot

Cheyenne Tatro earned the highest achievement in Girl Scouts, the Gold Award.

Ken Whitley's legacy will be defined by five decades of service as a coach and mentor  Virginian-Pilot

Ken Whitley fears the image of him crumpled into a bloody heap after an altercation with a high school student last spring is how he will be remembered.

Varsity | Power isn't enough for Green Run slugger Tuli Iosefa  Virginian-Pilot

Green Run's Tuli Iosefa has been playing softball for ten years and has been serious about the game since she started playing travel ball at age 11. She formed ...

New public charter school in Virginia Beach to open in September

Virginia Beach, Va. - An information session will be held tonight at 7 p.m. about Green Run Collegiate, a new public charter school scheduled to open this ...

New players to give VUU new look during basketball season  Richmond Free Press

Virginia Union University basketball will have a distinctly different look this season.

Lyft offering free rides to Virginia residents heading to evacuation shelters WVEC

Lyft is providing free rides — up to $15 — to residents heading to official evacuation shelters, the Virginia Department of Emergency Management said on social ...

Shiloh introduces new head football coach Tino Ierulli, hired away from Palm Beach Central  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Shiloh has landed a highly touted coach from Florida to lead its high school football program.

School board names Parker superintendent of Newport News Public Schools WVEC

Dr. George Parker III returns to Hampton Roads where he worked as a teacher and administrator for Virginia Beach City Public Schools.

Virginia Beach's Aaron Spence named finalist for top state schools superintendent  Virginian-Pilot

Virginia Beach's Aaron Spence has been named top schools superintendent for a region that includes Hampton Roads. Spence is now a finalist for the top state ...

Virginia Beach superintendent: Partnering together for an incredible year ahead  Virginian-Pilot

"I want to be clear: This division is far from common," writes Aaron Spence. "School divisions across this region, this state and this country are wishing for and ...

2017 757Teamz boys basketball preview  Virginian-Pilot

Leading off our preseason top 10 rankings is Lake Taylor, which is hoping to forget some bad memories from the end of last season.

"They're all in shock”: Teen shot, killed in Virginia Beach Friday was a young father with long-term goals  Virginian-Pilot

Family members say Martin was on the porch Friday afternoon after work with his mother when they heard gunshots and her scream that her son had been shot.

What you should know about the 2016 boys basketball season  Virginian-Pilot

We preview the upcoming boys basketball season in South Hampton Roads, including top teams and players to watch.

Dean and Burbank, from Virginia Beach and U.Va., begin NFL free agent journeys  Virginian-Pilot

Defensive lineman David Dean signed with Cincinnati, and offensive lineman Ross Burbank with Oakland.

Virginia Beach schools replace 14 principals  Virginian-Pilot

The city's public schools swapped principals at 14 schools. Eleven were reassigned from other posts in the division, while three come from another school ...

Local schools take part in National School Walkout  WTKR News 3

Students from more than 2500 schools across the country will stream out of class Friday as part of a National School Walkout to demand action on gun reform.

Hampton Roads high school students earn over $470k in culinary scholarships

Hampton Roads, Va. – Seventeen high school seniors and juniors were awarded $470,000 in scholarships during an awards ceremony at the Western Virginia ...

Friday's wrestling roundup | First Colonial on the chase in 6A; Salem rolling in 5A  Virginian-Pilot

6A South Region tournament. Oscar Smith's Barry Carpenter pinned First Colonial's Seth Halman in 5 minutes, 28 seconds in a 170-pound quarterfinal Friday at ...

Free dental clinic visits Virginia Beach  Virginian-Pilot

More than 500 people received dental care during a day-long free clinic held April 30 in Virginia Beach.

High school bands from region gather for competition at Chesapeake's Indian River High  Virginian-Pilot

Eleven area marching bands converged at Indian River High School on Nov. 5 to show what they can do at the 2016 Tidewater Festival of Marching Bands.

High school senior launches campaign for Virginia Beach School Board  WAVY-TV

18-year-old Justin Burns hopes to bring a *fresh* perspective to a school board he says is lacking diversity, both in age and in thought.

Virginia Beach teen earns Eagle Scout rank after fixing up church playground  Virginian-Pilot

Ethan Livers has earned the highest rank in Boy Scouts, the Eagle Scout Award. He is a member of King's Grant Baptist Church, and decided to make ...

Va. Beach student turns in suspected con artist  WAVY-TV

A man wanted in N.J. for accusations he conned high-school students was turned in to police Monday by a Virginia Beach student.

Matoaca wrestling claims 2nd place in 5A South, narrowly beating Lee-Davis

VIRGINIA BEACH — Entering the championship round, Salem already had wrapped up the 5A South wrestling championship at Green Run High School thanks ...

Newport News School Board appoints Caroline County leader as next superintendent  Daily Press

After a 50-minute closed session discussion, the Newport News School Board unanimously appointed Caroline County Public Schools Superintendent George ...

Take a look at how Hampton Roads represented in the past 49 Super Bowls!

The Super Bowl High School Honor Roll celebrates the high schools and communities that have contributed to Super Bowl history.

10 Things You Might Not Know about Your Virginia Beach Public Library  AltDaily

At Virginia Beach Public Library (VBPL), along with books, you can borrow Roku Streaming Sticks, pre-loaded with *content* to enjoy at home. You can find ...

2016 Beach District football preview: Salem looks like leader in battle with many new faces  Virginian-Pilot

What a difference a year makes. Gone from the Beach District are Ocean Lakes coach Chris Scott and Salem coach Robert Jackson. Scott left in January for ...

Designers must create new schools built to last well beyond the current education trend  Virginian-Pilot

Many of the new school facilities popping up around South Hampton Roads bring in aspects of "21st century learning." That means flexible walls, and using ...

Naval Academy QB inspires a generation of the Army-Navy rivalry, 25 years after his tragic death  Stars and Stripes

Alton Grizzard, was a four-year starter at quarterback for the Naval Academy, was tragically killed in a shooting at U.S. Naval Amphibious Base in Coronado, ...

Tommy Rhodes selected to present Kenny Easley at Pro Football Hall of Fame induction  Virginian-Pilot

The former Oscar Smith, UCLA and Seattle Seahawks star says he selected his high school coach because they have had a close, 40-year relationship.

Va. Department of Education releases latest SOL scores

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- The report card is in for Virginia's schools.

Caroline names new school superintendent | Local

An educator with more than 21 years of experience will take the helm of Caroline County schools beginning next month.

NFL Hall of Famer Bruce Smith holds free student leadership event in Virginia Beach

Their goal is to share the decisions, sacrifices, and commitments that led to their financial and personal success.

3 couples are vying to win a free $35,000 wedding from Norfolk Botanical Garden. You decide who wins.  Virginian-Pilot

Meet the three couples who want to win an all-expenses paid wedding at Norfolk Botanical Garden.

Clinic this weekend offers free dental care for people without adequate insurance  Virginian-Pilot

Free dental care will be offered at two upcoming clinics for people who are uninsured or underinsured. One clinic is Saturday in Virginia Beach for adults ...

Newport News juvenile and domestic relations judge dies  Daily Press

A sitting Newport News juvenile court judge died Saturday after a months-long battle with cancer.

Norview High does its part to lift spirits of longtime coach Ken Whitley after assault  Virginian-Pilot

Longtime high school wrestling and football coach Ken Whitley, who injured last week during an altercation in Virginia Beach, had his spirits lifted Wednesday ...

People Taking Action: Local step coach teaches more than fancy dance moves

He's a special step team coach, but is doing more than just teaching his students some fancy moves! His name is Shawn Wyman and he heads up two step ...

Superintendent of VB schools named 2018 Va. Superintendent of the Year  WAVY-TV

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) -- Superintendent of Virginia Beach City Public Schools Superintendent Aaron C. Spence was named the 2018 Virginia ...

Culanding named the Virginia Beach Sheriff's Office's first Filipino captain  Virginian-Pilot

When Alvie Culanding was interviewing for a job in the sheriff's office nearly 20 years ago, he remembers seeing a nameplate on the desk of one of the ...

Virginia Beach bank robber sentenced to 40 years  Virginian-Pilot

Virginia State Police Sgt. James Pew was preparing to drive to work on the morning of Dec. 5, 2014, when a neighbor asked if he could check on a red Ford ...

Tech's Zohn Burden to coach against the ODU football program he helped build  Virginian-Pilot

The former Salem High football and basketball star says he'll always feel like he's a part of Monarch football. "I'll never forget that I came from ODU," he said.

Moriarty hopes to bring state title home to Hickory  Virginian-Pilot

For the past 10 seasons, Hickory softball coach Ryan Wieck has always had a Moriarty on his team. But the last one is Siobhan and she wants to do something.

Meet Virginia's Rising RBLE Crew: Ced Hughes, Artel Carter, Gabe Niles & Max Fullard  Billboard

Meet the Virginia-based rap crew, RBLE, which consists of D.R.A.M., Artel Carter, Ced Hughes, Max Fullard, Gabe Niles and more.

Virginia Beach's 17th Street Surf Shop sells warehouse to open more stores  Virginian-Pilot

The 17th Street Surf Shop brand has deep roots in Virginia Beach's surf and skate culture. But soon it will run even deeper to the south.

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