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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."


Recent Articles
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    Repairs on Northampton Boulevard near Wesleyan Drive

    Virginia Beach, Va. – Starting at 7 a.m. on Sunday, July 27, Virginia Beach Public Utilities will be reactivating a water monitoring point on Northampton Boulevard at the intersection of Wesleyan Drive. This water monitoring point was temporarily turned off during an intersection improvement project. To safely facilitate this utility work, the following traffic changes will be in effect: - Interstate 64 off ramp right lane on to Northampton Boulevard will be closed. - Westbound Northampton Boulevard left turn lane […]

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    Couple dies, 36 injured after EF-1 tornado touches down in Cherrystone Family Camping Resort

    A confirmed EF-1 tornado touched down in Cherrystone Family Camping Resort in Cape Charles, Virginia on Thursday morning, according to the National Weather Service. Virginia State Police have confirmed two deaths as a result after a tree fell across two tents. They’ve named the victims as 38-year-old Lord Balabat and his wife Lolibeth Ortega.  Their 13-year-old son was transported to CHKD with life threatening injuries. Officials say the family is from Jersey City, NJ. All 1,328 people at the campground have […]

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    Cooking Channel’s “Spice Goddess” hangs out with folks at Virginia Beach retirement community

    Virginia Beach, Va. – The Cooking Channel Celebrity Chef and “Spice Goddess” Bal Arneson dropped by a local retirement community on Friday to show them how it’s done in the kitchen. The “Spice Goddess” held a cooking demonstration for the residents of Westminster-Canterbury on the Chesapeake Bay Retirement Community. Bal Arneson, known as the “Spice Goddess” on the Cooking Channel television series, shared her culinary talents with residents and staff on Friday, July 25. “Chef Peter Tseng and our entire […]

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    This won’t be the AIDS-free generation

    (CNN) — He was just 18 years old when he got the news. It was the summer before his senior year in high school. “I had a fever of 103,” Bryan Seth Johnson said. “My body was hurting; I wasn’t eating, couldn’t hold down food. I just felt weak all the time.” He went to the hospital, told them he was having difficulty swallowing and was treated for tonsillitis. But he didn’t have tonsillitis. Johnson had the human immunodeficiency virus, […]

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    Third arrest made in Jason Avenue homicide in Norfolk

    Norfolk, Va. – Norfolk Police have made another arrest in the homicide on Jason Avenue that occurred on July 16, 2014. Norfolk Police Fugitive Unit, with the assistance of the US Marshals, have arrested 24-year-old Joshua R. Wood of the 6000 block of Dove Street. Joshua Wood has been charged with one count of second degree murder, and one count of use or display of a firearm in commission of a felony. Wood is currently being held in the Norfolk […]

  • Myles Henderson’s Concert Forecast: Dave Matthews Band

    Myles Henderson gives us a look at tonight’s concert forecast. Dave Matthews Band will take the stage at Farm Bureau Live at 7 p.m. The forecast is looking great, Myles says – temperatures will be in the upper 70s, then drop down to the lower 70s. Very slim chances for a shower. Click here for the complete VIPIR Forecast.

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    Coast Guard rescues 10 boaters southeast of Bald Head Island

    Oak Island, N.C. – The Coast Guard rescued 10 people Thursday after their 22-foot pontoon boat started taking on water southeast of Bald Head Island, officials tell NewsChannel 3. The boaters were traveling to Bald Head Island when they took on water from oncoming waves while attempting to cross the Cape Fear River entrance. One boater fell overboard. A good Samaritan notified Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders of the distressed boaters at approximately 10:40 a.m. Sector watchstanders diverted two […]

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    10-mile backup on I-64 westbound past Yorktown Road

    There is currently a 10-mile backup on I-64 westbound past Yorktown Road due to a crash. The backup is to Victory Blvd. A tractor trailer is blocking the left lane; the crash is in its final clearing stages. The backup is through that entire stretch of Newport News. Stay tuned for updates as they come in.

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    James City County man charged with attempted purse snatching

    James City County, Va. – James City County Police have arrested a man for attempted larceny. Police arrested 28-year-old Benjamin Brock Lewis of James City County. He is charged with attempted larceny from a person, two counts of assault and battery, and drunk in public. On Thursday, July 24 just after 9 p.m., James City County Police responded to the Monticello Marketplace Shopping Center in reference to an attempted purse snatching. When police arrived at the scene, Lewis was being […]

  • Tree and power out in Capron Virginia - from Robert

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    Section of Cavalier Blvd. shut down due to downed power lines

    Chesapeake, Va. – Chesapeake Police are currently on scene in the 1200 block of Cavalier Blvd. for downed power lines. The road is closed from Coppins Way to Holland Blvd. Also – Indian Creek Road at Baum Road has a tree down, and flooding in the area. Traffic will be impacted at both locations for a period of time, officials say. Stay tuned for updates.

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