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Local students perform with US Navy Concert Band at Harrisonburg HS  WHSV

The world famous U.S. Navy Concert Band performed at Harrisonburg High School on Tuesday evening, and was joined on stage by nine students from schools ...



Teachers prepare for Trauma Informed Care training  WHSV

Trauma Informed Care is a structure and treatment framework that involves understanding, recognizing and responding to the effects of all types of trauma.



Workshop aims to empower refugee teens  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va, (WHSV) — Immigrant and refugee teenagers took part in a workshop at Eastern Mennonite University on Saturday to feel more ...



Options explored for construction of new high school in Harrisonburg  WHSV

Members of the Harrisonburg School Board passed a resolution on Monday morning to explore the possibility of changing the construction process for the city's ...



Costs for second Harrisonburg high school construction rise  WHSV

On Monday night, Grimm and Parker Architects updated the Harrisonburg City School Board with a new cost of constructing the new High school.



Harrisonburg leaders unveil location of new high school  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — The location selected to build a second high school in the Friendly City was revealed on Monday afternoon. Members of city ...



Harrisonburg High School holds celebration in memory of Dr. King  WHSV

Harrisonburg High School held a ceremony to remember Dr. Martin Luther King Junior on Monday morning. The organizers of the event hope that the ceremony ...



Harrisonburg city school board member gives an inside look at the new high school  WHSV

In July Harrisonburg City Council decided to move forward with purchasing land for the second high school. They will close on this property soon, and it is still a ...



Harrisonburg leaders plan for 2022 opening of new high school  WHSV

On Wednesday, January 16th, members of a liaison committee composed of Harrisonburg City Council members and the Harrisonburg School Board me to ...



Comedy basketball group performs at Harrisonburg High School  WHSV

The Harlem Superstars are in town, ready to entertain and bring a message.



Harrisonburg HS AD Wilson leaving to join VHSL  WHSV

The Virginia High School League is announcing current Harrisonburg High School Athletic Director Darrell Wilson will join the VHSL staff as assistant director for ...



Harrisonburg City Public Schools embrace diverse population  The Breeze

Fifty-three languages and 49 countries are represented by students currently attending Harrisonburg City Public Schools. Approximately 2,030 children are ...



Harrisonburg High School alumnus shooting film in city  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — After he graduated from Harrisonburg High School, Evaristo Scarsanela Jr. went to college in Florida, before moving to Los ...



Harrisonburg City Council takes important step toward second high school  WHSV

After announcing the planned location of the new second Harrisonburg high school, the city council has now approved the purchase of the land.



Elementary school students receive flag training amid new responsibility  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — Some fifth-grade students at Bluestone Elementary School got a lesson on the American and Virginian flags on Thursday ...



Harrisonburg City Council addresses e-scooters, HCPS enrollment  The Breeze

During its Tuesday meeting, the Harrisonburg City Council proposed multiple changes to its regulations regarding e-scooters such as Bird and Lime, including ...



Harrisonburg star running back ready for next level  WHSV

Harrisonburg High School star running back Marcus Robinson-Jenkins has received multiple offers to play at the Division 1 level.



Harrisonburg High School partakes in National Walkout Day  The Breeze

Students from Harrisonburg High School participated in National Walkout Day and were joined by Harrisonburg mayor Deanna Reed.



Woodbridge girls basketball wins Class 6 state title | Prince William  Inside NoVA

RICHMOND _ Camryn Platt-Morris walked off the court for the last time as a Woodbridge High School basketball player excited and worried at the same time.



Police: Teen could not hear train coming when struck in Elkton  WHSV

Police say a teenager was unable to hear the train coming when he was struck and killed along railroad tracks in Elkton this past weekend.



HHS standout Robinson-Jenkins hopes to return in a few weeks  WHSV

Harrisonburg high school standout running back Marcus Robinson-Jenkins says he hopes to return to the field when the Blue Streaks play Broadway on ...



Harrisonburg city council and school board compromise on budget  WHSV

After cutting $685000 from the Harrisonburg City School Board's budget request, city council voted to add $350000 back to the schools.



Chris Jones and Sal Romero Jr. win Harrisonburg City Council seats  WHSV

Both Democratic candidates won seats on the Harrisonburg City Council on election night.



Former HHS standout Turner signs with Carolina Panthers  WHSV

Former Harrisonburg High School football star Landon Turner has signed a reserve futures contract with the Carolina Panthers.



Staunton School Board reveals renovation design for high school  WHSV

On Monday, after voting to rename R.E. Lee High School to Staunton High School, the board revealed what the renovated school will look like in 2020.



Gallery: Harrisonburg High School Walkout | Multimedia  The Breeze

Students at Harrisonburg High School walked out of classrooms at approximately 10 a.m. to show support for the students in Parkland, Florida.



Harrisonburg votes to build a second high school, planning for 2023 open  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — Harrisonburg City Council has voted to build a second high school to open in 2023. The motion passed 3 to 2. The decision ...



Harrisonburg High School overcrowding: Working toward a solution  WHSV

School and city leaders recap where things stand in handling the overcrowding issue at Harrisonburg High School.



Harrisonburg City School Board to act on budget April 3  The Breeze

Harrisonburg City School Board has proposed a 5.62 percent increase in their budget from last year. The increase is mainly due to overcrowding in classrooms.



Harrisonburg considers adding a second high school  The Breeze

Harrisonburg looks to add a second public high school as classrooms become overcrowded.



Harrisonburg High School graduates increase enrollment at BRCC  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) -- Harrisonburg High School graduates have nearly doubled their enrollment at Blue Ridge Community College, according to the ...



Memorial Hall celebrates 90-year anniversary  The Breeze

After over 75 years of operating as Harrisonburg High School, the building was repurposed so that JMU's College of Education could work under one roof.



Burger King Student Athlete of the Week: Hannah Miller  WHSV

Hannah Miller holds three school records and plays four sports, but there's plenty more that she does at Harrisonburg High School.



Harrisonburg Ford donates car to Massanutten Technical Center  WHSV

On Tuesday Ford Motor Company and Harrisonburg Ford partnered up to donate a Ford Focus to Massanutten Technical Center.



Valley FCA to host inaugural high school football all-star game  WHSV

Valley Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) will host the inaugural Valley FCA All-Star Football Game on Sunday, Dec. 16 with kickoff set for 2 pm ET at ...



Harrisonburg School Board narrows down price for new high school  WHSV

The Harrisonburg City School Board has narrowed down its estimate of how much a brand new high school may cost, in its effort to reduce overcrowding at ...



Spotswood & Harrisonburg to square off for Valley District title in WHSV EndZone Game of the Week  WHSV

Spotswood and Harrisonburg will square off Friday night in the WHSV EndZone Game of the Week with the winner earning a Valley District championship.



Harrisonburg school board chooses land for new high school, waiting to reveal location  WHSV

A big question was left unanswered at Tuesday night's Harrisonburg School Board meeting: where will the city build a new high school?



Kavanaugh nomination offers teaching moment in classrooms  WHSV

The contentious nomination process of newly-appointed Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh sparked conversations nationwide, including in the classroom.



City Council looks further into numbers for second high school  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — The opening date for a second Harrisonburg High School is still a hot topic for city council, as they break down the numbers ...



WHSV hosts Harrisonburg City Council Forum  WHSV

On the evening of Thursday, November 1, WHSV hosted a forum for all the candidates running for Harrisonburg City Council.



Harrisonburg High School first school in Virginia to join forces with United Sound  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) -- Harrisonburg High School has a number of titles and they've just added a new one to the list. The school recently became the ...



Harrisonburg High School among most diverse  WHSV

Harrisonburg High School is among the top 25 most diverse high schools in Virginia, according to a new survey.



Harrisonburg High School ranks as one of best in nation  WHSV

Harrisonburg High School students can now cheer to attending one of the best schools in America.



Rockingham County School Board votes, approves therapy dogs in schools  WHSV

On Monday night, the Rockingham County School Board voted 4-0 to approve therapy dogs in schools.



Harrisonburg High School to honor maintenance man after 22 years  WHSV

The Harrisonburg High School football team will honor Amos Simmons at tomorrow's game for his 22 years of *service* for the team as he retires this year.



Programs offer resources to pregnant teenagers in the Valley  The Breeze

AVA Care, Hand in Hand and Project 4T offer services to local pregnant teenagers and moms. These services vary from counseling to day care.



1on1: Page County Schools' new drug testing policy  WHSV

Page County School Superintendent Wendy Gonzalez explains the new random drug testing for many high school students.



Competing Solutions for Harrisonburg High's Overcrowding  WMRA Public Radio

In June the Harrisonburg City School Board unanimously endorsed building a second high school for the city, to alleviate the overcrowding at Harrisonburg.



Superintendent of schools responds to cyber bullying reports  WHSV

ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) — The superintendent of Rockingham County Public Schools responded on Friday to reports of students within the ...



Students Over Structures protest $100 million high school  The Breeze

Vibrant red signs with the phrase “Tell City Board and School Board, Students Over Structures. No $100 Million High School,” have recently been popping up ...



Band of The Week — WHSV Endzone 2018  WHSV

Each week of WHSV Endzone, we don't just highlight the action on the field; we also showcase one high school band's halftime show as our "Band of the Week!".



Warming shelters open in two locations in the Valley  WHSV

STUARTS DRAFT, Va. (WHSV) — Two emergency shelters have opened in the Valley to accommodate those without power due to winter weather on Thursday.



HS Basketball Scoreboard: Wednesday, Jan. 30  WHSV

High school basketball scores from Wednesday, January 30.



Harrisonburg High School presents 'Meet Me in St. Louis'  WHSV

Students from Harrisonburg High School are putting on the classic musical 'Meet Me in St. Louis' this February.



Harrisonburg natives aim to empower youth through "On the Collaborative" program  WHSV

Brent Holsinger and Mayor Deanna Reed consider it their purpose to give back to the community. The two Harrisonburg natives are doing just that through a ...



HDR calls for artist submissions for new downtown public art project  WHSV

Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance, the Arts Council of the Valley, and Harrisonburg City Public Schools have partnered for a new downtown art project.



New school's impact on taxpayers still unclear after city council vote  WHSV

The impact of an additional high school on Harrisonburg taxpayers remains unclear after city leaders voted to approve the multimillion-dollar project during their ...



New Harrisonburg schools near completion, changes coming to high school  WHSV

Work on the new Bluestone Elementary and Elon Rhodes Early Learning Center is almost done as both schools are expected to open for the first day of school ...



Inside a mock mass casualty incident  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — On a warm August morning, weeks before kids returned to school, first response teams were tested on their abilities to ...



Teacher pleads guilty to indecency charges involving student  WHSV

A former high school biology teacher has pleaded guilty to indecent contact charges with a student.



Harrisonburg special needs programs recognized for inclusion  The Breeze

Two Harrisonburg special needs programs were recognized by the Virginia Department of Education for excellence in inclusion.



John O. Marsh Jr., former Secretary of the Army from Harrisonburg, dies  WHSV

John O. Marsh Jr., who served in the United States House of Representatives for Virginia, has died.



City council candidates discuss immigration at public forum  The Breeze

On Saturday evening, a public forum was held at the Lucy F. Simms Center where candidates for city council were asked questions surrounding immigration in ...



Harrisonburg school board votes to build a new school  WHSV

School board members are saying what we have been hearing for months and weeks now -- something has to be done about the overcrowding situation.



Riverheads to play for third straight state title  WHSV

The Riverheads high school football team has a chance to win its third straight state title Saturday afternoon.



UPDATE: Police identify suspect in apparent murder-suicide  WHSV

An investigation concluded a 52-year-old man from Dayton shot and killed a woman before shooting himself on Thursday, according to updated information ...



Harrisonburg City Public Schools move to increase safety  The Breeze

After recent threats in the area, Harrisonburg City Public Schools are increasing safety measures.



Harrisonburg School Board reviews projected enrollment numbers in city schools for 2026  WHSV

Harrisonburg School Board is taking steps toward making a decision about the overcrowding at Harrisonburg High School.



Harrisonburg looks to connect different places with a shared use path  WHSV

The city of Harrisonburg is looking to connect different areas to each other using a shared use path. The Garbers Church Road Shared Use Path project would ...



Candidate could become first Latino Harrisonburg City Council member  WHSV

A former Vice-Principal and current Harrisonburg City Public School employee has announced his candidacy for Harrisonburg City Council.



Authorities: 13-year-old boy planned school shooting  WHSV

A 13-year-old Virginia boy is facing criminal charges after police say he made plans to shoot people he deemed as 'deserving' at his middle school.



Weekend Picks: January 4 - January 6  WHSV

Here's a look at some of the big events happening in the Shenandoah Valley this weekend.



High school graduation weekend begins Friday in the northern Valley  WHSV

A number of high school graduations are coming up across the northern Valley.



Page County teacher looks to help others after death of child from birth defect  WHSV

The Page County community is continuing to come together for a teacher at Page County High School who lost her child to a rare birth defect in 2017 while also ...



Boy Scout leaves lasting impact on Hillandale Park  WHSV

Hillandale Park now has a labyrinth for people who visit to enjoy and it is all thanks to a local boy scout.



Virginia bill to give notice of lockdown drills voted down  WHSV

A bill to require schools across Virginia to notify parents before holding lockdown drills has been voted down.



Cheer Zone — WHSV Endzone 2018  WHSV

Each week of WHSV's Endzone, we don't just cover the football games; we also highlight cheerleading squads from teams throughout our entire area!



Four injured after crash in Shenandoah County  WHSV

SHENANDOAH COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) — Virginia State Police are investigating a fiery crash from over the weekend in Shenandoah County. In a press release ...



MVP efforts by Woodard, Clark lead teams to all-star wins  Staunton News Leader

Dequiondre Clark led Team MKZ to victory in the Lincoln boys game, while Greg Woodard paced Team Bergey in the Navigator finale.



Student dies after fight ends in gunfire at NC high school  WHSV

A North Carolina high school student shot and killed a fellow student during a fight in a crowded school hallway Monday, officials said.



Weekend Picks: February 15 - February 17  WHSV

Here's a look at some of the big events happening in the Shenandoah Valley this weekend.



Figgatt Jr., Winfield Schley  The Daily Progress

Winfield Schley Figgatt Jr., 88, formerly of Crozet, Virginia, died at Brookdale Assisted Living in Staunton, Va. on Tuesday, November 27, 2018. He was born in ...



Senator Tim Kaine visits Harrisonburg  WHSV

Democrats in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County are preparing for the upcoming midterm elections and on Sunday they got a visit from Virginia Senator Tim ...



Wanted: Rickey Lee  WHSV

Rickey Lee, 53, is wanted by the Harrisonburg Police Department.



Tax-free weekend can mean modest savings on school supplies  WHSV

WHSV's Autumn Childress explores how much tax-free weekend can actually save parents on school supplies.



Harrisonburg High School students gather to watch debate  WHSV

Nearly 40 Harrisonburg High School students gathered to watch the Presidential debate on Monday night in their government classroom.



Police: One dead, four injured in DUI crash  WHSV

One person is dead and four others, including two children, were injured following a crash on Route 20 in Orange County.



Weekend Picks: December 14 - December 16  WHSV

Here's a look at some of the big events happening in the Shenandoah Valley this weekend.



Victim of hit-and-run identified as JMU student  WHSV

A victim has been identified in the hit and run crash that occurred on Monday at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Way and South Main St.



New Harrisonburg police chief no stranger to law enforcement  WHSV

After eight years as deputy chief of police in Richmond, Eric English will assume his new role as head of law enforcement in Harrisonburg in September.



1on1: Staunton Women's Rally is Saturday morning  WHSV

Beth Daisey, one of the organizers, discusses what will happen at the rally set for Saturday morning, Jan. 19.



Harrisonburg High School Nursery  WHSV

Experts say only one-third of teen mothers complete high school. Now, by providing on-site childcare, a Valley high school hopes more students will graduate.



Sentara requiring staff to get updated vaccines  WHSV

on Thursday Sentara Health announced that all current employees are now required to be up to date on vaccines.



Overturned car shuts down part of Garbers Church Rd. in Harrisonburg  WHSV

A single-vehicle crash involving an overturned car has closed one lane of the roadway near West Market St. in Harrisonburg.



Aldi hosts grand opening in Harrisonburg  WHSV

Aldi in Harrisonburg opened today to a large crowd of people.



Harrisonburg students working to improve education for minorities  WHSV

A group at Harrisonburg High School is aiming to bring more minority students into advanced classes.



Broadway's Hinkle wins high jump title at Class 3A state meet  WHSV

After two days of postponements, the Class 3A/4A State Track & Field Meet was completed Sunday at Harrisonburg High School.



Skyline Literacy able to move forward thanks to donations from community  WHSV

Earlier this year Skyline Literacy was in dire need of donations to continue its operations. The organization helps people learn English, become American ...



2 suspects arrested for 7-Eleven armed robbery  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — UPDATE (Nov. 9):. Two suspects have been arrested in connection to an armed robbery that occurred Tuesday, Nov. 6 at a ...



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