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Harrisonburg High School signing day  WHSV

Eleven athletes were honored as part of a signing day ceremony at Harrisonburg High School Tuesday afternoon.

Harrisonburg City school officials move forward with second high school project  WHSV

At a meeting Tuesday night, Harrisonburg City School Board passed a resolution to move forward with the second Harrisonburg High School project.

Local high schools host Women in STEM event  WHSV

On Friday, the Harrisonburg High School Governor's STEM Academy hosted a WiSTEM event.

VHSL names valley high school student Journalist of the Year  WHSV

For the second year in a row, a student at Harrisonburg High School was recognized as Student Journalist of the Year by the Virginia High School League.

1on1: Public input session on HHS2 is Thursday  WHSV

Last week, Harrisonburg City Council approved an interim agreement between the School Board and Nielsen Builders for design and build services for a ...

Harrisonburg boys soccer unbeaten in 2019  WHSV

The Harrisonburg High School boys soccer team has yet to lose during the 2019 season.

Valley yearbook adviser takes home national award  WHSV

Mary Strickler is an English teacher and a journalism adviser. In 2019, she received the Balfour National Yearbook Adviser of the Year award at the National ...

Spring sports Valley District Championships roundup  WHSV

Valley District champions crowned in baseball, softball, and boys and girls soccer at Harrisonburg High School on Friday night.

Relay for Life this Friday at Rockingham County Fairgrounds  WHSV

On Friday, the Harrisonburg office of the American Cancer Society will be hosting its Relay for Life at the Rockingham County Fairgrounds.

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.

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 unveil location of new high school  WHSV

After months of mystery, Harrisonburg leaders have unveiled the location where the city's new high school will be built.

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 ...

Comedy basketball group performs at Harrisonburg High School  WHSV

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

High school students spend week serving the 'Burg  WHSV

Harrisonburg High School students had the opportunity to give back in a week-long community *service* initiative called 'Streaks serve the 'Burg.'

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.

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's Role in Virginia School Integration  WMRA Public Radio

In the first report in this series , we heard about the groundbreaking judicial rulings ordering school integration in Virginia that earned Harrisonburg's.

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 considers adding a second high school  The Breeze

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

Elementary school students receive flag training amid new responsibility  WHSV

Some fifth-grade students at Bluestone Elementary School got a lesson on the American and Virginian flags on Thursday when the JROTC from Harrisonburg ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

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.

Shenandoah Valley all-star game set for Sunday  Staunton News Leader

Augusta County, Staunton, Waynesboro seniors to play in all-star game Sunday at Harrisonbug.

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.

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.

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

Harrisonburg City Council has voted to build a second high school in Harrisonburg to open in 2023. The motion passed 3 to 2.

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.

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 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.

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.

University for Parents offers learning opportunity  WHSV

Students recently went back to school, and now some parents of kids in the Harrisonburg Public School District have an opportunity to learn, too with University ...

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.

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.

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 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 ...

Burger King Student Athlete of the Week: Andrea Osinkosky  WHSV

Andrea Osinkosky is getting ready to graduate from high school in a couple months, but she's already completing college level work.

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.

City Council looks further into numbers for second high school  WHSV

On Tuesday night, Harrisonburg City Director of Finance, Larry Propst will present research to City Council that they requested.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 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?

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 ...

UVA Final Four excitement reaches the Valley  WHSV

It's been 35 years since the UVA men's basketball team has made it to college basketball's biggest stage, but now they're headed back to the Final Four.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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!".

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.

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.

City council candidates discuss immigration at public forum  The Breeze

Candidates running for city council met at Lucy F. Simms Center to answer questions from locals about immigration.

High schools: Rockbridge County reaches Valley District girls final as No. 6 seed  Roanoke Times

FORT DEFIANCE — Rockbridge County entered the Valley District girls basketball tournament seeded sixth among six teams.

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 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.

High school graduation weekend begins Friday in the northern Valley  WHSV

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

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.

Ben Hair Memorial Swim Meet - Diving & Final Results  NBC 29 News

The Western Albemarle boys and Albemarle girls finished in first place at the Ben Hair Memorial Swim Meet, and the Patriots won the combined team ...

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.

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.

Harrisonburg City Council race grows to four candidates  WHSV

Two seats are up for grabs on Harrisonburg City Council this November. Three candidates have already announced their campaign. On Tuesday, one more ...

Polly Geil Scott | Obituaries  The Winchester Star

Polly Geil Scott. Polly Geil Scott, a resident of Sunnyside went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at Sentara RMH. Born on December 30, 1936, ...

Huffman II, Dr. Charles Jacob

Dr. Charles Jacob Huffman II, 67, of Sutherlin, Va., passed away on January 6, 2019, at his home. Charles was born in Harrisonburg, Va., on November 17, 1951 ...

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.

Waynesboro schools discussing what to cut to pay for raises  The Daily Progress

Tough decisions are ahead for Waynesboro Public Schools when it comes to balancing the 2019-2020 budget.

Inside a mock mass casualty incident  WHSV

'Obviously, we understand it's a very emotional time for the parents and the kids and they want to be reunited with the kids, so we try the best we can do to that as ...

Race forum draws dozens from the community  WHSV

Around 100 people gathered at the Lucy F. Simms Continuing Education Center on Monday night for a discussion about race relations in the Valley.

Harrisonburg HS Student Awarded Prestigious Scholarship  WHSV

A Harrisonburg High School student received a scholarship from The Allstate Foundation and the Virginia High School League (VHSL) on Monday morning.

Harrisonburg (and now Elkton) ready to host Virginia's best HS track athletes  WHSV

ELKTON, Va. (WHSV) -- If you're wondering why Route 33 will be busier than normal this weekend, that's because not one, but two state track meets will be ...

Harrisonburg City Public Schools move to increase safety  The Breeze

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

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.

Harrisonburg Holiday Parade 2017 winners  WHSV

Harrisonburg City officials have announced the results of the 2017 Holiday Parade.

School board considering expansion to Harrisonburg High School  WHSV

The Harrisonburg City School Board is now looking over new plans of an addition to Harrisonburg High School, one of their ideas to relieve overcrowding in the ...

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.

Parents concerned next steps in second high school decision are taking too long  WHSV

Parents presented their concerns at Tuesday night's city council meeting about the overcrowding issue at Harrisonburg High School.

Harrisonburg High School Investigation  WHSV

Some members of the Harrisonburg High School football team are accused of armed robbery and distributing prescription pain pills, and the police allege some ...

'Don Don' Returns Home to Coach HHS  WHSV

Harrisonburg City Public Schools announces Don Burgess, Jr. will take the helm of the Boys Varsity Basketball team and boys basketball program as Head ...

Family and community celebrate life of Kamau Imani  WHSV

In Harrisonburg, family and friends are celebrating the life of Kamau Imani, who police say was shot and killed back in October.

Former HHS standout Toliver named Wizards assistant coach  WHSV

Former Harrisonburg High School standout basketball player Kristi Toliver has been named an assistant coach for the Washington Wizards for the 2018-2019 ...

Harrisonburg hosts largest Lego robot competition in the world  WHSV

108 teams across the Commonwealth and D.C. competing to go to the first Lego League World Championships.

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.

Old Harrisonburg High School For Sale  WHSV

James Madison University made an official offer of 16-point-9 million dollars last night for the old Harrisonburg High School, which they currently renting from the ...

Woodyard named Turner Ashby boys basketball coach  WHSV

Marquis Woodyard has been named head coach of the Turner Ashby boys basketball program.

Local students use language skills to interpret during Harrisonburg City parent-teacher conferences  The Breeze

There's a great need for interpreters in the Harrisonburg City Public School system. Because of the diversity of languages, older students and community ...

Local NAACP President Monica Robinson shaped by experiences  The Breeze

Monica Robinson has pursued social justice from a young age. Robinson, the current president of the Harrisonburg-Rockingham branch of the NAACP, hopes to ...

Robert (Bob) Letcher Moore II - Obituaries - - Hyannis, MA  Cape Cod Times

EAST ORLEANS - Robert (Bob) Letcher Moore II died peacefully at home on March 26, surrounded by his family, after a brief illness. Bob was a transplanted ...

Fort Defiance spirit wall an annual tradition  Staunton News Leader

The spirit wall, located at the intersection of Route 11 and Fort Defiance Road, has been an annual tradition since 1981.

Prep girls basketball preview: Top returners and newcomers to watch  Inside NoVA

TOP RETURNERS. Alyssa Andrews, sophomore, Colgan: The 6-foot all-Cardinal District forward led the Sharks in scoring last season (13.2 ppg).

All-star games one more chance for top players to shine  Staunton News Leader

Some of the top seniors from City/County boys & girls basketball teams will take part in the three-game event.

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