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Holly Henry is the morning Online Producer for WTKR and WGNT.

Growing up in Virginia Beach, Holly has a passion for what's going on in Hampton Roads. She graduated from Radford University, Magna Cum Laude, with a major in Media Studies, a minor in English, and a concentration in Journalism. Holly interned at WTKR in Norfolk the summer before graduating from Radford.

Holly has always been interested in writing, and media. After graduation, she moved from Radford, Va. back to Virginia Beach, where she became a promotions assistant, and overnight announcer at FM99/106.9 The Fox, WNOR/WAFX in Chesapeake, Va. She also helped produce for the radio station's website there. In October of 2009, Holly accepted an offer from WTKR to be the nightside Online Producer. Since then, Holly has made the transition to morning Online Producer.

Aside from journalism, another love of hers is the beach. Holly enjoys running at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, practicing yoga, and stand-up paddleboarding. Holly's life wouldn't be complete without spending time with family, friends, and of course with her pets, Browning and Me-mow (Australian Shepherd and house cat). Holly is proud to be a VB local - and lover of the ocean.

Find Holly on Twitter @mediaholly

"We are trying to both break news and deliver original analysis, and at the same time, curate the web."

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    UPDATE: Charges dropped against Elizabeth City Deputy Fire Chief charged with assault

    UPDATE: The charges have been dropped against Elizabeth City Deputy Fire Chief Dale Smith.   NewsChannel 3 has learned that the charges were dropped by District Attorney Andrew Womble.  Elizabeth City, N.C. – Elizabeth City Deputy Fire Chief Dale Smith has been charged with assault, according to Sheriff Tilley. Smith assaulted his wife on Monday and was charged with assault, Tilley says. According to the warrant, Smith picked his wife up off of a bed, and threw her against a wall […]

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    Suspects wanted for ABC store larcenies in Suffolk

    Suffolk, Va. – Police are looking for two people who they believe are involved in several ABC store larcenies in the 2800 block of Godwin Boulevard. Two suspects were seen on store surveillance video. Police have identified one of the suspects as 45-year-old Carolyn Faye Harris of Suffolk. Police say Harris has outstanding warrants for Petit Larceny. The identity of the other suspect in the photograph is still unknown. The surveillance image is from a December 20, 2014 incident. Anyone with information is asked to […]

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    Deal of the Day – Kohl’s

    Today’s Deal of the Day is for Kohl’s.

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    Natural gas prices bounce as blizzard blows

    LONDON (CNNMoney) — Prices for natural gas are bouncing this morning in New York as a blizzard blasts through the northeastern United States. Natural gas futures are up 3.5% to roughly $3 per million British thermal units on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Traders appear to be expecting a surge in heating demand because of the blizzard. Roughly half of American households use natural gas for heating and cooking. The bounce comes as prices have taken a sharp fall over […]

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    Details about Joan Rivers’ death emerge as lawsuit is filed

    (CNN) — The estate of the late comedian Joan Rivers filed a lawsuit Monday in New York County Supreme Court detailing alleged missteps by the outpatient endoscopy facility and the physicians caring for Rivers during an August 28 procedure that the New York medical examiner said ultimately led to her death. Rivers died at Mount Sinai Hospital on September 4, 2014. Attorneys for the estate said they are suing for damages and said the family wants to “make certain that […]

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    Facebook, Instagram briefly go down; Twitter freaks out

    (CNN) — For about an hour this morning, humans across the world were briefly forced to interact with each other in person. Shortly after 12:10 a.m. ET, Facebook and Instagram went down, leaving millions of users around the world briefly unable to post selfies or humblebrag. Visitors were greeted with a message that said, “Sorry, something went wrong.” For others, the page wouldn’t load. The outage affected a large portion of the United States, according to downdetector.com. Users across Asia, […]

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    Two wanted for using counterfeit credit card in Chesapeake

    Chesapeake, Va. – Police are searching for a man and a woman wanted for using a counterfeit credit card in Chesapeake, police tell NewsChannel 3. On December 13, 2014 an unknown man and woman used a counterfeit credit card to purchase nearly $1,000 worth of merchandise at five different stores located in the 2400 block of Chesapeake Square Ring Road, according to police. If anyone has information about the identities of these individuals they are encouraged to call, text or […]

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    VIDEO: Did this ‘Wheel of Fortune’ contestant forget how to play?

    LOS ANGELES — One “Wheel of Fortune” contestant “apparently forgot” how the game works on a recent episode of the long-running game show. According to Uproxx, James Trahan spent part of Friday’s episode repeatedly guessing the wrong answer. James, who did not move on to the bonus round, did end up going home with $1,000.

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    Deal of the Day – Outback Steakhouse

    Today's Deal of the Day is for Outback Steakhouse.

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    Newport News man charged with assault

    Newport News, Va. – A Newport News man is charged with assault on a family member, according to police. At about 7:50 p.m. on Sunday, January 25, 2015, police responded to a report of a domestic assault in the first block of Malbon Avenue. When officers arrived, they were told that the suspect was intoxicated, had physically assaulted a 47-year-old female family member, and was armed with a firearm. The suspect refused to come out of the home. At about 8:10 […]

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    Man found shot in Newport News

    Newport News, Va. – Police are investigating after a man was found shot in Newport News. At approximately 10:34 a.m. on Monday, January 26, 2015, police communications received a call reporting a male shooting victim lying on the ground in the 1100 block of 37th Street. When officers arrived on scene, they found a 21-year-old Newport New man with a gunshot to his leg. The victim was transported to a local hospital with a non life-threatening injury, according to police. […]

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    Active shooter exercises this week at Fort Eustis

    JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. – The U.S. Army and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) will conduct active shooter exercise scenarios at several of its office locations on Fort Eustis starting on January 27 and ending on January 29. Some Fort Eustis residents near the buildings involved may hear simulated rounds being fired during the exercise, officials say. The start time for the exercise is not announced; however, once an exercise begins it should be concluded in approximately an hour. Since this exercise is […]


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