Erica Greenway

Erica Greenway joined the News Channel 3 team in October 2010.

She returns to her hometown of Virginia Beach after spending three years at WVVA in Bluefield, WV. She started at WVVA as anchor and producer for the 10 p.m. newscast on the CW. She later switched to full-time reporting and quickly moved up to weekend anchor and eventually main anchor, anchoring the 5, 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts and serving as host for the station's weekly community events show, In Focus.

Some of the notable stories she covered during her time there include a mining explosion in West Virginia that claimed 29 lives. She was on the scene providing live updates the day after the explosion as rescue workers searched for four missing miners and provided breaking news updates on the anchor desk throughout the week as the search continued. She was also granted a one-on-one interview with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as she campaigned for president.

Erica earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Virginia Tech where she majored in communication and political science. While in college she interned at two TV stations in Virginia. She was also actively involved in the campus TV station, serving as news director and anchor.

As part of a military family, Erica grew up all over, but moved to Virginia Beach in high school where she graduated from Cox High School. She's excited to be back in the Hampton Roads area. In her free time, Erica loves spending time outdoors, especially skiing and going to the beach.

Recent Articles

  • Grandma charged after leaving 6 young grandchildren alone in motel

    Posted on: 5:53 pm, April 21, 2014, by and , updated on: 11:20pm, April 21, 2014

    Neighbors of 58-year-old Diana Taliaferro don't know what to think after she was charged with leaving her six young grandchildren alone in the motel where they lived.
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  • Police in Hampton Roads need your help to find bank robber, other suspects

    Posted on: 6:54 pm, April 9, 2014, by

    NewsChannel 3 is taking action against crime.  Take a look at the following people wanted in Hampton Roads to see...
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  • Bond granted for former Hampton teacher accused of sending sexual photos to 11-year-old boy

    Posted on: 9:41 am, April 8, 2014, by and , updated on: 04:22pm, April 9, 2014

    UPDATE: Kimberlee Dietz was granted a $15,000 secured bond with the conditions that she have no contact with anyone under 18...
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  • Manager of store men tried to rob: “Thank God they weren’t bright”

    Posted on: 6:40 pm, April 7, 2014, by

    Saturday night, two men tried to rob Famous Subs on N. Broad St.
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  • Police looking for men believed to be part of regional shoplifting ring

    Posted on: 5:53 pm, April 2, 2014, by , updated on: 11:29pm, April 2, 2014

    Police in several area cities are looking for three men believed to be part of a regional shoplifting ring: Kendrick...
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  • Hampton police looking for robbery suspect

    Posted on: 5:47 pm, April 2, 2014, by

    Dominique Rashawn James, 19, is wanted by police for a robbery that occurred in February.
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  • Newport News city council candidate shot at while driving: ‘It’s a miracle that I’m here’

    Posted on: 6:14 pm, April 1, 2014, by , updated on: 09:09pm, April 1, 2014

    Newport News, Va. – Teunsha Vick, a Newport News City Council candidate and cousin of NFL quarterback Michael Vick, found...
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  • City council candidate’s car shot while driving through Newport News neighborhood

    Posted on: 3:03 pm, April 1, 2014, by and

      “It’s a miracle that I’m here.” A Newport News city council candidate is thankful to be alive. The 28-year-old’s...
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  • Suspects wanted for burglary, sexual abuse and violating probation

    Posted on: 7:03 pm, March 26, 2014, by , updated on: 11:18am, April 18, 2014

    NewsChannel 3 is taking action against crime.  Take a look at the following people wanted in Hampton Roads to see...
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  • Dogs from N.C. hoarding house get vaccines in Norfolk, Virginia Beach

    Posted on: 3:08 pm, March 25, 2014, by and , updated on: 07:00pm, March 25, 2014

    The dogs and puppies taken from a hoarding house in North Carolina are getting vaccines and check-ups...
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  • More than 50 dogs found at Hertford Co. home, owner charged with animal cruelty

    Posted on: 2:44 pm, March 24, 2014, by and , updated on: 09:55am, March 25, 2014

    More than 50 dogs and puppies were taken from a home on Pine Tops Road Monday in what the Hertford County Sheriff’s Office called a case of animal hoarding.
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  • Students from Franklin, Va. Beach qualify to compete at FIRST World Robotics Championship

    Posted on: 8:54 pm, March 23, 2014, by

    High school students from Virginia Beach and Franklin have qualified to compete at the FIRST World Robotics Championship in April...
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    FIRST Robotics Competition, Courtesy: Bill Sigafoos/VirginiaFIRST