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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
  • Scene Photo: Twitter user @JeremyBeausolei

    Police respond to Kellam High School after reports of possible threat on social media

    Police responded to Kellam High School Friday morning following a reported threat of a "potentially large disturbance" that would take place at the school, according to police.

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    Five people without a home after Suffolk house fire

    Suffolk, Va. – Suffolk Fire and Rescue crews responded to a house fire in the 200 block of Clay Street in downtown Suffolk. It happened on Friday, February 13, 2015. The call came in at 10:07 a.m. and the first units were on scene at 10:09 a.m. The fire originated in the kitchen. Only one person was home at the time and had evacuated before firefighters arrived, officials say. The fire was called under control at 11:24 a.m. There were no injuries. […]

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    Quest for the Best Breakfast: The Egg Bistro in Chesapeake

    NewsChannel 3 is on a Quest for the Best Breakfast in Hampton Roads.

  • Monster Jam in Hampton

    Hampton, Va. – This weekend, enjoy a day of fun at Monster Jam! The show will be held on Saturday, February 14 and Sunday, February 15 at Hampton Coliseum. Event details can be found, HERE.

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    Free Stuff: Valentine’s Day Carriage Rides

    This deal is perfect for Valentine's Day!

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    Cannabis oil Senate bill passes House

    Senate Bill 1235, which would allow the distrubution and possession of cannabis oil for epilepsy patients, passed the House on Friday. It now just needs a signature from the Governor to become law.

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    Deal of the Day – Massage and Facial

    Relax with today's Deal of the Day.

  • Virginia grandmother celebrates 106th birthday

    Stuart, Va. – A Virginia grandmother has just celebrated her 106th birthday. She is still very active, and there are no signs of her slowing down any time soon. Granny Culler is just as spunky as a teenager. She was born in 1909. She enjoys sewing and writing, and has always loved to play music. Caroline Culler has six kids. She remembers when her husband bought his first car. She has never eaten eggs and doesn’t like vegetables — but […]

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    Man shot overnight in Norfolk

    Norfolk, Va. – A man was shot overnight in Norfolk, according to police. Shortly before 1 a.m. on Friday morning, a 52-year-old man walked into Bon Secours DePaul Medical Center suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. The man told police he was standing in the 3500 block of Chesapeake Blvd. when a car drove by and a gunshot was fired at him. Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line. Check back on WTKR.com for updates.

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    Report: U.S. Army approves hormone therapy for Chelsea Manning

    (CNN) – The U.S. Army has agreed to provide hormone therapy for Chelsea Manning, the soldier serving a 35-year prison sentence for leaking a huge trove of classified documents. The prisoner formerly known as Bradley Manning, and once held to be male, said in August 2013, the day after her court sentencing, that she is female. Just over a year later, it emerged that she had filed a lawsuit in federal court claiming she “has been denied access to medically necessary […]

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    Emile Hirsch faces felony charge in post-Sundance altercation

    (CNN) — Emile Hirsch should have probably stuck to screening movies at Sundance. The “Lone Survivor” actor is being charged with felony aggravated assault and intoxication, according to prosecuting attorney Ryan Stack of the Summit County Attorney’s Office. Legal papers allege Hirsch had a verbal and physical altercation with Daniele Bernfeld — a Paramount executive — at TAO nightclub in Park City, Utah, during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. The early morning altercation reportedly involved Hirsch putting Bernfeld into a […]

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    Why this couple is getting divorced on Valentine’s Day

    (CNN) — On most days, the gorgeous Gideon Putnam Resort & Spa in Saratoga Springs, New York, looks like the perfect place to start a new romance. This Valentine’s Day, however, it’ll be used to end one. That’s the day a couple from Long Island, New York, with help from a company called DivorceHotel, will come together for the last time as husband and wife to finalize legal proceedings and make their divorce official. Married for 25 years with four […]

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