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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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    Man arrested, charged in Peeping Tom incident in Virginia Beach

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    Suspects wanted in Hampton convenience store robbery

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  • 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.  

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