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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
  • UPDATE: Crews repair multiple water main breaks on the Peninsula

    Newport News, Va. – Crews have responded to quite a few water main breaks throughout the Hampton Roads area over the past week due to extreme winter weather. Eight of those breaks occurred in Hampton and Newport News between Wednesday and Thursday. Another five occurred Friday. Wednesday: E. Little Back River Rd., Hampton (Repair completed) 48th Street at Jefferson Ave., Newport News (Repair completed) Oriana Rd. behind 453 Denbigh Blvd., Newport News (Repair completed) Thursday: Buchanan Dr. at Eggleston Ave., Hampton (Repair completed) […]

  • Fans and members of the media line the red carpet of the 84th Academy Awards on Feb. 26, 2012.

    Oscars 2015: What to watch for

    (CNN) — In honor of the Oscars, this story will be 7,633 words long, padded out with flowery phrases and belabored metaphors, leavened with a surprise adjective or two and summed up by a yawning and expected conclusion. Just kidding. Well, at least about the number of words. We can’t promise anything about the rest. But that’s the thing about the Oscars. So much of what they present (and represent) is predictable: amusement and pageantry, self-importance about the role of […]

  • NASA/Johns Hopkins APL/Southwest Research Institute // The moons Nix and Hydra are visible in a series of images taken near Pluto by the New Horizons spacecraft.

    Photos of two small Pluto moons open the door to a new vastness

    (CNN) — Two white specks appearing next to Pluto in the blackness of space may look like faint blips on a screen. Don’t be fooled. The fuzzy images of moons that NASA New Horizons spacecraft are sending back to Earth are a slim crack in a door opening on a vast territory humankind has not seen clearly before. And the door will slowly swing open week by week. Traveling at 1,000,000 miles per day, one of the fastest space vehicles […]

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    King Street Gate closed at Joint Base Langley-Eustis due to water line break

    The King Street Gate at Joint Base Langley-Eustis is closed due to a water line break, according to Col. John J. Allen of  Joint Base Langley-Eustis. La Salle, Armistead, and Durand are open. Check back on WTKR.com for updates.  

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    Backups on I-264 WB at Newtown Road due to crash

    Virginia Beach, Va. – A three vehicle crash is causing backups on I-264 westbound at Newtown Road, according to State Police. Troopers have responded to the scene. Check back on WTKR.com for updates.    

  • Ice and snow continue to cause danger in Virginia Beach

    Virginia Beach, Va. – The ice and snow are still making it dangerous out there for drivers. The big concern — re-freezing. A Virginia Beach city truck drives down an icy Monmouth Lane, but uses none of its sand or salt to treat the road. Unfortunately, it’s the main street that Wes Drumheller uses to get to Kempsville Rec Center. “They could put a man on the moon. It seems to me they can come up with some kind of idea to […]

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    Man wanted for Walgreens robbery in Norfolk

    Norfolk, Va. – Police are looking for a man wanted for robbery in Norfolk. Shortly after 2:30 a.m. Thursday morning, a man entered the Walgreens store located at 115 W. Little Creek Road. The man implied he had a handgun and demanded money, according to police. The clerk refused to open the register and the suspect ran away from the scene before police arrived. The suspect is described as a black man, 30-40 years of age, 6’2, and 185-200 pounds. The […]

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    Two wanted for taking money from coin machine boxes at Virginia Beach car wash

    Virginia Beach, Va. – Police are searching for two men wanted for taking money from coin machine boxes belonging to a local car wash. On Saturday, February 7, 2015 at approximately 2 p.m., police say the two suspects shown in the surveillance image were suspected of taking money from coin machine boxes belonging to the American Pride Car Wash located at 3689 Virginia Beach Boulevard. Both suspects are described to be black males, 5’ 9” to 5’ 10” tall, and approximately 130 […]

  • Photo: William Arrington. Photo credit: Dare County Sheriff's Office

    Nags Head man charged with heroin trafficking

    Nags Head, N.C. – A Nags Head man is now facing heroin charges, according to Chief Deputy Hoggard of Dare County. On February 17, 2015, the Dare County Narcotics Task Force was conducting an investigation involving a person suspected of heroin trafficking. The investigation led them to the Old Nags Head Cove neighborhood in Nags Head. Further investigation led to the apprehension of the suspect at his home, without incident, according to Chief Deputy Hoggard of Dare County. The suspect has been […]

  • VIPIReady Live Blog: What’s the latest on snow removal in Hampton Roads?

    *Scroll down for the latest on the winter weather*

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    Authorities trying to free whale tangled up in synthetic line

    (CNN) — A humpback whale has become tangled up in a synthetic line attached to a buoy off the coast of the island of Hawaii. Maritime officials are trying to find the right opportunity to unsnarl the roughly 45-foot-long mammal as it swims around the Big Island. “We want it to come back to an area that is safe. It is not too easy to detangle a 40 ton animal,” said Edward Lyman, the Large Whale Entanglement Response Coordinator in […]

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