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Construction is underway at Glenvar High School. After a wet and extra muddy 2018 season, the Highlanders are getting a new football field. The Roanoke ...
Glenvar High School christens new recording studio WDBJ7
The studio was funded in part by a $10000 grant from the Academy of Country Music.
Grammy nominated songwriter gives back to his hometown high school. WDBJ7
He's written more than a dozen country hits. Now Grammy-nominated songwriter Ross Copperman is bringing music to his hometown high school in Roanoke ...
H.S. boys basketball: Glenvar to hire former RVC coach Mann to lead program Roanoke Times
Todd Mann attended a small high school, and has coached at several others.
High schools: Glenvar QB Gerbers plans to walk on at Virginia Roanoke Times
At his size, Glenvar High School senior Landry Gerbers might have guessed that his college football options wouldn't be confined to quarterback.
Glenvar's grass football field to be replaced with artificial turf Roanoke Times
There is joy in Mudville. Glenvar High School is getting a new football field. The Roanoke County School Board on Thursday night approved the purchase and ...
Former Glenvar coach charged with child sex abuse Roanoke Times
A former Glenvar High School coach was arrested Friday on charges of child sex abuse.
Former Glenvar girls basketball coach charged with child sex crimes WSLS 10
A former Glenvar High School girls basketball coach now faces child sex crimes charges.
Mooning charge against Glenvar coach's wife headed toward dismissal Roanoke Times
FLOYD — What lawyers are calling the “moon over Floyd” case was put on hold Thursday — with a judge saying that if there's no more trouble, a Roanoke ...
Glenvar's Millirons signs with Radford Track/Cross Country WSET
SALEM, Va. (WSET) - Big day Tuesday for a Glenvar High School track standout. Senior Rachel Millirons (Mill-irons) signed a college scholarship with Radford ...
High school boys basketball: Post players boost Glenvar past James River in Region 2C Roanoke Times
Big men at all levels of basketball seem to be a vanishing breed.
Glenvar High special needs students gain confidence by building canoe WSLS 10
Students at Glenvar High School are celebrating a major milestone, as two years of hard work comes to an end. This week marks the first time a wooden canoe ...
School board vice chairman, coach cheering for new football field virginiafirst.com
The Roanoke County school board vice chairman and football coach at Glenvar High School are advocating to get a new football field.
Star City native shining bright in Nashville as one of country music's best virginiafirst.com
"Where you go in life, isn't always dependent on where you come from," said Steve Franco, Glenvar High School Theatre Arts Director.
Community buzzes about Glenvar lip balm as students learn through doing WSLS 10
The Glenvar community is buzzing about a new product students at Glenvar High School are working on as part of a science experiment.
Roanoke County School Board restores funding for William Byrd High project Roanoke Times
The Roanoke County School Board on Thursday voted 4-1 to replenish funding originally allocated to a William Byrd High School renovation project.
Hello, mudders! Glenvar plods way to 13-2 win over James River Roanoke Times
No rainy Kentucky Derby. No sloppy Preakness. But Glenvar High School's football field Friday night was one muddy track. Ultimately, the Highlanders had ...
Roanoke County School Board leader Don Butzer announces re-election bid Roanoke Times
Roanoke County School Board Chairman Don Butzer said modernizing schools is his top priority as he seeks another term.
Roanoke County School Board lays out priorities at annual retreat Roanoke Times
Roanoke County school board members declared the needs of their districts and of the entire school division on Saturday as budget discussions for the new ...
Proposed Roanoke County schools budget offers average raise of 3.15 percent Roanoke Times
The proposed Roanoke County Public Schools budget allows the division to “really invest in its people” in the 2019-2020 school year, said Superintendent Ken ...
RVGS announces 2019 Project Forum Category Award Winners Roanoke Times
On Saturday, February 2nd, 264 gifted and talented students from across the Roanoke Valley participated in Roanoke Valley Governor's School for Science and ...
2019 Western Virginia Regional Science Fair Winners Announced The Roanoke Star
The fair's Grand Award winners, from left to right: Erik Scarlatescu, Harrison Huang, Kevin Sheng, and Luke Suess. Not pictured: Luke Gardner. On Saturday ...
Good as green and gold, Glenvar High School shows off renovations Roanoke Times
Even though school wasn't in session, a bevy of students, parents, and alumni crowded the halls of the newly renovated Glenvar High School on Sunday to ...
Glenvar High School shop class project floats students' boat Roanoke Times
Sasha Woods has one big question about the wooden canoe he's building with classmates at Glenvar High School.
Photo: Glenvar High School's 2015 homecoming court Roanoke Times
Kellie Pry shares this photo of Glenvar High School's homecoming court.
CASEY: Students seek details about 4 black soldiers who died in World War I Roanoke Times
Are there any living relatives of Robert Lee Green, Harrison Wright, Patrick Journette or Samuel Pasley out there? If so, drop me a line. I'll pass your tips along to.
Roanoke County students see fruits of labor afloat after 2-year canoe project Roanoke Times
Jack Woods yelled “hallelujah” when he emerged from the trail and caught a glimpse of a wooden canoe resting at the water's edge.
New scholarship to honor retired Glenvar faculty and staff Roanoke Times
Senior Highlanders have a new scholarship opportunity this year thanks to retired Glenvar teachers who, although they are no longer teaching, continue to be ...
Cave Spring High School renovation to be delayed as school board wrestles with costs Roanoke Times
The start of renovation work to Cave Spring High School is delayed indefinitely as the Roanoke County School Board mulls its next move after the lone ...
Glenvar High School prom 2016 | Photo Roanoke Times
For more prom photos, or to buy a photo, head to our paparazzi page.
Paparazzi at Glenvar High School's 2015 homecoming dance Roanoke Times
We have photos of those who stepped on the red carpet at Glenvar High School's homecoming dance Saturday night.
Supervisor Martha Hooker announces bid for re-election Roanoke Times
Citing a desire to build on the strides achieved over the last four years, Catawba District Supervisor Martha Hooker announced Monday she's running for a ...
Glenvar middle school principal promoted to high school Roanoke Times
A familiar face has been chosen to lead Glenvar High School when its longtime principal retires at the end of this year.
Roanoke Valley student earns best in category at international science fair Roanoke Times
A judge at the International Science and Engineering Fair hadn't finished announcing the names of the winners, but Logan Dunkenberger was confident she'd ...
Roanoke County Education Foundation recognizes star teachers WSLS 10
On Wednesday night, Roanoke County schools and the Education Foundation honored the best in class.
Family laments loss of Salem musician in Sunday shooting Roanoke Times
Cedric Bernard Gillum — or C.B.G. to those who knew his stage name — was an up-and-coming rapper. He rapped in the Carolinas, rapped in Iowa. He wanted ...
Photos from Glenvar High School's powder puff game Roanoke Times
It was perfect weather for Glenvar's homecoming powder puff football game – no mudding for these girls!
Roanoke County to ease substitute teacher hiring policy Roanoke Times
The Roanoke County school district is loosening its requirements for substitute teachers with the hope of attracting more applicants.
New Glenvar Middle School principal named | Roanoke County Roanoke Times
Josh Whitlow, an assistant principal at Hidden Valley High School, was hired to serve as Glenvar Middle's principal.
See and hear Ross Copperman talk about some of his hits Roanoke Times
Glenvar High School and James Madison University graduate Ross Copperman turned himself over the past few years from a pop music songster to an A-list ...
'Advancing the ball': Greg Killough exits as Roanoke County superintendent Roanoke Times
Personal legacy isn't weighing on the mind of retired Roanoke County schools chief Greg Killough.
Casey: Readers come through with information about black WWI soldiers Roanoke Times
Many of us here in the Roanoke Valley would describe it as a caring place with no shortage of people willing to lend a hand. Though that's a bit of an abstraction, ...
Glenvar crowns homecoming king, queen Roanoke Times
Glenvar High School celebrated homecoming Sept. 22 by defeating Carroll County, 49-14, in a Three Rivers District game.
Ken Nicely named superintendent of Roanoke County Schools Roanoke Times
Ken Nicely was promoted to superintendent of Roanoke County Public Schools Thursday, stabilizing central office after a summer of changes just days before ...
Photo: Glenvar hosts volleyball camp Roanoke Times
Glenvar High and Middle schools hosted a volleyball camp through the Roanoke County Parks and Recreation Department.
WATCH LIVE: Roanoke County Public Schools graduations WDBJ7
Five Roanoke County Public Schools are holding graduation ceremonies Wednesday at the Salem Civic Center.
Photos: Glenvar High School crowns Miss Groovy Teen 2016 Roanoke Times
Glenvar High School held its annual Miss Groovy Teen "beauty" pageant and competition on March 4 to raise funds for after prom festivities.
25 Years of Athletes Roanoker
We take a look at elite Roanoke Valley high school athletes from 1993 to 2018.
Glenvar wins 2A championship in OT Roanoke Times
Given it was Glenvar's first venture into a state high school football championship game, Saturday was already going to be a memorable experience.
Maxx capacity: Glenvar lineman Philpott taking down opponents in two sports Roanoke Times
Three-year starting defensive tackle Maxx Philpott is also a state wrestling champion.
RCPS host community meetings about opioid/heroin addiction virginiafirst.com
Roanoke County Public Schools along with the Roanoke Valleywide Drug Task Force and the Prevention Council of Roanoke County will host four community ...
Roanoke County considers mobile classrooms for Cave Spring High students Roanoke Times
Roanoke County didn't plan on teaching students in portable classrooms during the renovation of Cave Spring High School.
Hollowell III, Harry W. Roanoke Times
May 11, 2018 Harry W. (Pops, Bill) Hollowell III, 64, of Roanoke, Va., passed away on Friday, May 11, 2018. He was a respected and successful sales associate ...
School Board announces administrative changes | So Salem Roanoke Times
The Roanoke County School Board has announced administrative changes, effective July 1, including naming four new assistant principals.
Education Notebook: Roanoke County meetings to focus on protecting teens from addiction Roanoke Times
For parents and guardians, identifying the signs of addiction in teenagers is not always easy.
Police: Two in custody after standoff, armed robbery in Roanoke Co. WSET
UPDATE: 10:45 p.m.The Salem Police Department said officers responded to the 1300 block of West Main Street in reference to a reported armed robbery on ...
Glenvar Theatre Department performs God's Favorite Roanoke Times
The Theatre Arts Department of Glenvar High School presented, “God's Favorite”, written by famed playwright Neil Simon, for a three-night run, March 9 – 11.
Wired to teach: New Roanoke teacher follows dad's path, aims to help immigrant students Roanoke Times
If the zeal for teaching truly runs in the blood, Hannah Claros fits the paradigm.
Glenvar AD McElwee finds hope in Highlanders Roanoke Times
Glenvar athletic director Richard McElwee had a good feeling about this game. But then again, he'd had a good feeling about the last one, too, which is why the ...
Dogs fetch some stress relief for students in days before annual project forum Roanoke Times
Jax can pick up toys, shake with both hands and bow his head in prayer. Monday morning, the yellow Labrador also gave high school students at the Roanoke ...
Former Glenvar coach accused of giving beer to 18-year-olds Roanoke Times
The former Glenvar High School volleyball coach charged with purchasing alcohol for minors is accused of supplying beer to three 18-year-olds, police said ...
Glenvar winter sports Roanoke Times
Here are the sports teams competing this winter at Glenvar High School. Next week, we will feature photos of Salem.
TV-radio notebook: Jermaine Ferrell returns to WFXR Roanoke Times
Checking in on WFXR's new sports director, plus notes on "College GameDay," Tiki Barber and Marty Smith.
Glenvar ex-coach pleads no contest to giving beer to 3 teens Roanoke Times
A former Glenvar High School volleyball coach was ordered to complete 60 hours of community *service* after supplying beer to three 18-year-olds.
Glenvar baseball adjusts quickly to new head coach Amos Roanoke Times
There has been some extra hop at Glenvar's baseball practices lately.
Glenvar girls falter, boys advance in Region 2C tournaments Roanoke Times
The first clue was the cellphone cameras. Fort Chiswell fans aimed them at senior Gracie Robinson as she toed the line for a free throw late in Friday night's ...
Roanoke County School Board seeks officers in all 27 schools Roanoke Times
Roanoke County school officials want at least 15 additional school resource or security officers and more funding from the county — but have yet to provide the ...
2 Roanoke Valley high students headed to international science fair Roanoke Times
At the Roanoke Valley Governor's School for Science and Technology, students who qualify for the International Science and Engineering Fair are akin to rock ...
Governor's School announces project forum category winners Roanoke Times
On Saturday, February 3rd, 262 gifted and talented students from across the Roanoke Valley participated in Roanoke Valley Governor's School for Science and ...
Editorial: 50 years of Virginia being for the lovers Roanoke Times
Fifty years ago, Virginia was a one-party state with a former segregationist as governor.
William Byrd High School teacher awarded Roanoke County's highest teaching honor Roanoke Times
Roanoke County's top education award for teachers, the Golden Apple Award, was presented to Barbara McGrath at a reception Wednesday night, according to ...
Students begin to head back to school in Roanoke, New River valleys Roanoke Times
This week, students in three of the region's school districts will pack their lunches, board the bus and head off to school for the start of a new year. Other.
William Byrd senior with Olympic goals bids fond farewell Roanoke Times
William Byrd High School senior Khalil Fonder will carry a near-perfect GPA, state swimming titles and Olympic dreams with him when he walks across the ...
Governor's School Announces Award Winners at Regional Science and Engineering Fair The Roanoke Star
Pictures are the four students who won Alternate Grand Awards or Grand Awards. From left to right, they are: Reid Tenzer, Jack Sherman, from Roanoke City ...
Lynn Richmond stepping down as Northside softball coach Roanoke Times
Richmond won a state title and more than 400 games in 29 years at the helm of the Vikings.
Photos: Paparazzi at Glenvar homecoming Roanoke Times
We have photos of those who stepped on the red carpet at Glenvar High School's homecoming dance on Saturday.
Plan would rotate 2 sheriff's deputies in Roanoke County elementary schools Roanoke Times
A proposal will be considered next week to reassign two sheriff's deputies to Roanoke County's elementary schools as full-time school resource officers.
Salem, Glenvar students fare well at annual RVGS Student Project Forum Roanoke Times
Students from Salem and Glenvar high schools who attend the Roanoke Valley Governor's School recently participated in the annual Student Project Forum.
Roanoke County Schools Superintendent Greg Killough announces retirement Roanoke Times
When he was hired three years ago, Roanoke County Superintendent Greg Killough said he hoped to one day retire from the school district where his teaching ...
Tiny trout make a giant leap from classroom tank to Roaring Run, with a little help Roanoke Times
EAGLE ROCK — To earn release into Roaring Run, a fingerling-sized brook trout must defy the odds.
New principals named for five Roanoke County elementary schools Roanoke Times
Most of the new principals serve in that role in other schools in the county currently. One hire was promoted from an assistant principal position, and another was ...
Glenvar's Wilbourne commits to Ferrum Roanoke Times
Glenvar High School senior girls' basketball player Maggie Wilbourne made public her intentions on Friday, Feb. 13, to attend Ferrum College.
Haley Green excels on the field, on the court and in class Roanoke Times
Three-sport standout Haley Green of Glenvar will play basketball for Ivy League member Brown.
Glenvar pitching staff enjoying feeding frenzy in 15-0 start Roanoke Times
The Highlanders have a 1.23 team ERA and 159 strikeouts in 102 innings pitched.
Glenvar goalie Thompson signs with Radford Roanoke Times
Glenvar senior Cory Thompson will be trading in one set of Highlanders colors for another.
Paparazzi photos: High school proms Roanoke Times
Another prom season is underway ... here are the Red Carpet Paparazzi galleries we have so far (in alphabetical order):
Paparazzi at Salem High School's 2016 homecoming dance Roanoke Times
We have photos of those who stepped on the red carpet at Salem High School's homecoming dance Saturday night.
New Christiansburg football coach Wilkens has traveled path of success Roanoke Times
It seems pretty obvious now. Even so, football coaching really wasn't in Alex Wilkens' plans as he was preparing for life at soon-to-be alma mater Bridgewater ...
Roanoke Valley Governor's School announces project forum award winners Roanoke Times
On Jan. 28, 264 gifted and talented students from across the Roanoke Valley participated in Roanoke Valley Governor's School for Science and Technology's ...
Mount Pleasant Elementary teacher wins Roanoke County's Golden Apple award Roanoke Times
A first grade teacher earned Roanoke County's top prize for educators this year.
The Top 50 Underclassman Boys In Every Event MileSplit
Check out the top 50 underclassman male athletes in every indoor event.
Chatham ends Glenvar's boys basketball season in 2A West quarterfinals Roanoke Times
Chatham wanted to get off to a quick start in its Group 2A West quarterfinal on Tuesday, and the Cavaliers did exactly that.
Back Points: Wilson Memorial, Riverheads keep rolling Staunton News Leader
Riverheads and Wilson Memorial followed up their 1-2 finish at last week's News Leader Wrestling Tournament with impressive efforts over the weekend.
Tim Guthrie retiring as Salem police chief, Mike Crawley to fill position Roanoke Times
Mike Crawley will be the first black chief in the city police department's 94-year history when he assumes the position Feb. 1.
Salem Police Department promotes Glenvar grad Crouse to sergeant Roanoke Times
Salem Police Chief Tim Guthrie has announced that Danny Crouse has been elevated to the rank of sergeant.
Salem-Roanoke Baseball Hall of Fame Inducts Four The Roanoke Star
(L-R) Scott Atkins, Nancy Foye-Cox ( granddaughter of Ray Ryan) , guest speaker Bob Humphreys, Sid Witt II and Jim Thacker. The Salem-Roanoke Baseball ...
Wheelchair basketball tournament raises money for Roanoke Stars team Roanoke Times
Give Caitlin Blankenship a lacrosse stick, and she's in her element.
Southernettes hope to keep passing -- and twirling -- their batons for years to come Roanoke Times
The Southernettes, Salem's only baton twirling corps, is celebrating a milestone year: Fifty-five years ago, Marceline Dooley began teaching little girls how to ...
Photos from Glenvar Basketball Camp Roanoke Times
Members of the Glenvar High School basketball program spent a week teaching the youngsters the fundamentals of the game. The Highlanders held their ...
Northside football coach resigns after 1 season Roanoke Times
Tyler Brown has resigned as the head football coach at Northside High School after just one season on the job.
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