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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
  • Virginia Department of Health answers your Ebola questions

    The Virginia Department of Health is taking action to answer your questions about Ebola. There’s now a hotline you can call any time of the day about your concerns on the deadly virus. Operators will also be able to answer your questions about traveling or how the health department is protecting the public. You can call this number any time: 1-877-275-8343. Operators from Virginia 211 answer the calls. They are given information from the department of health on what to say. Click […]

  • Student, driver suffer minor injuries after FedEx truck sideswipes school bus

    Virginia Beach, Va. – One student and a bus driver were taken to a hospital with minor injuries from broken glass after a FedEx truck sideswiped Virginia Beach School Bus #325 this morning. 16 students were on the bus at the time of the accident, which happened around 8:11am near the intersection of Damascus Trail and Holland Road. The bus was enroute to Kemps Landing. No lanes are closed. Check back with wtkr.com for more updates on this developing story.  

  • Photo credit: Virginia Beach Police Department

    Suspects wanted for credit card theft in Virginia Beach

    Virginia Beach, Va. – Police need help searching for suspects wanted for credit card theft. It happened on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. in the 3400 block of Holland Road. The victim’s purse and credit cards were stolen from her vehicle while parked at Holland Elementary, police say. Later that day, the suspects used the victim’s stolen credit cards at a Norfolk Walmart. If you can identify the people in the surveillance images, please […]

  • Photo Courtesy Virginia Lottery

    Virginia Beach man wins $100,000 in Redskins scratcher game

    Virginia Beach, Va. – He won big! As a Washington Redskins fan, Terry Anderson “had two things to celebrate when he visited the Virginia Lottery’s Customer Service Center in Hampton on Monday”. The first was the Redskins victory over the Tennessee Titans the previous day. Even more importantly for the Virginia Beach man, he had a $100,000 winning ticket in the Lottery’s Redskins Game Face Scratcher game. It happened when he bought a ticket at Rite Aid, 1177 South Rosemount […]

  • Photo Credit: Outback Steakhouse

    Deal of the Day – Outback Steakhouse

    Today's Deal of the Day is for dining out.

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    Three teen girls from Denver accused of playing hooky from school to join ISIS

    German authorities intercepted the trio, ages 15, 16 and 17, at Frankfurt airport and put them on a plane back to the United States, where they were greeted by FBI agents.

  • Photo courtesy Virginia Lottery

    Virginia Beach woman wins $250,000 from lottery scratcher

    Virginia Beach, Va. – She is one lucky lady. Jennifer Capwill won $250,000 this past week in the Virginia Lottery’s Big Winning Numbers game. It was a Friday evening when she scratched the ticket and realized it was a winner. That led to a long weekend waiting for the Lottery customer service center to open so she could redeem her ticket, officials tell NewsChannel 3. “It’s the first time we’ve ever wanted Monday morning to come quickly!” she said as […]

  • “Sisters Without Voices” in Hampton Roads

    “Sisters Without Voices” is right here in Hampton Roads. Crystal Sessoms, CEO of SEEDAHOPE Productions/co-writer and co-producer of Sisters Without Voices and Debi Laurae, actress, join us today to talk about the upcoming production. Sisters Without Voices is a 90-minute theatrical production consisting of monologues, dialogue, poetry and songs spoken by men, and supported by women through dance and creative movement. The play explores the female experience told through the male perspective. Sisters Without Voices debuted in March 2011 at the […]

  • “Walk for a Dog” app takes action for local animal shelters

    By Ian Preston Chesapeake, Va. – Giving free money to local animal shelters. That’s what a new app is doing — but you have to take the first step. A walk down the street with your smart phone and four-legged best friend could help you take action and start earning money for local animal shelters. “All you do is log your dogs on and every time you go out for a walk with or without your dog, you’re able to […]

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    Man found inside Salem High School with hatchet: ‘It seemed like a good idea at the time’

    "I actually left my house and I was waiting and I was talking to the Lord and I heard a gun battle and I heard screams and people dying, but I didn`t hear the sickening sounds because I knew there were the bad ones who died."

  • New holiday treat at Starbucks

    Great news for Starbucks lovers! The coffee chain has announced its new holiday treat — the Chestnut Praline Latte. It’s their first new ‘handcrafted’ Christmas drink launch in five years. It’s flavored with a Chestnut Praline syrup, and topped with whipped cream and crushed spiced pralines. The Chestnut Praline Latte joins old holiday favorites like the Gingerbread and Peppermint Mocha lattes.

  • Free stuff for Halloween in Hampton Roads

    Save big this week — especially on Halloween items. That’s today on Mom on Dealz. Sharon and Kristen also have information on how you can save money on breakfast foods like doughnuts and pancakes! Plus, how you can wear a Halloween costume and get free stuff. Click here for the Mom on Dealz Blog.


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