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All 7 Waynesboro schools to offer free breakfast this year  The Daily Progress

Waynesboro Public Schools students will no longer have an excuse to skip breakfast when the 2019-2020 academic year kicks off Aug. 6, because all seven ...



Waynesboro High School principal stepping down for new role  The Daily Progress

William “Tim” Teachey, who has been principal of the high school since 2008, begins his new position as the school division's Director of Instruction on July 1.



Waynesboro names new high school principal  Staunton News Leader

WAYNESBORO – Wayesboro Public Schools announced the new Waynesboro High School principal at a Thursday meeting. Bryan Stamm, one of the school's ...



Waynesboro High principal to move to division-wide job; division announces other admin hires  Staunton News Leader

Two of the new administrators will step into division-wide roles, and another will take over as an elementary school principal.



Commencement speaker urges Waynesboro graduates to be bold, humble  The Daily Progress

On Saturday, the Waynesboro High School Class of 2019 was full of happiness, smiles and cheer. The class clapped for every fellow graduate and celebrated ...



Waynesboro High School’s new principal Bryan Stamm a longtime fixture in the Valley  The Daily Progress

Bryan Stamm is used to being at Waynesboro High School, but this coming year will be a bit different.



Waynesboro Public Schools to purchase property next to high school  WHSV

Waynesboro high school is expanding. Last night, the school board voted to purchase property right next door to the high school.



Serving up character: Waynesboro High School girls varsity soccer team helps feed the homeless  The Daily Progress

Eighteen Waynesboro High School girls spent their Sunday evening serving others. The WHS girls varsity soccer team served meals at Waynesboro Area ...



Journey of love: Waynesboro High students to perform ‘Once on This Island’  The Daily Progress

The Waynesboro High School drama department hopes to get people moving and have a fun time with this year's musical, “Once on This Island.” The show runs ...



Coming of age at Rosenwald: Former students who attended segregated school to gather for reunion weekend  The Daily Progress

In the city of Waynesboro, black students attended Rosenwald School, and white students attended Waynesboro High School.



Waynesboro School Board members review budget proposal, program changes  The Daily Progress

Waynesboro School Board's regular meeting Tuesday was a productive meeting.



Waynesboro high school renovations projected under budget  The Daily Progress

In his update to Waynesboro School Board Tuesday night about renovations to Waynesboro High School, Superintendent Jeff Cassell said the expectation is the ...



Lasting impression: Waynesboro seniors leave their mark by painting ceiling tiles  The Daily Progress

Bridget Roberts has taught at Waynesboro High for 16 years. She began allowing seniors in Art 4 and Art 5 to paint ceiling tiles 12 years ago.



Waynesboro school temporarily locked down due to erroneous report  WHSV

WAYNESBORO, Va. (WHSV) — On Wednesday morning, WHSV received reports from concerned parents about a lockdown at Waynesboro High School and an ...



Schools buy house to help give special needs adults skills to live independently  The Daily Progress

A little blue house behind Waynesboro High School will now fulfill a big purpose for Waynesboro Public Schools' and Augusta County Public Schools' Post High ...



Profile of a Virginia Graduate will require certification in high school  The Daily Progress

High school days are changing for Virginia students, but Waynesboro Schools are ready to implement requirements by the Virginia Department of Education that ...



Catching up with the times: Waynesboro High renovations will allow for more CTE classes  The Daily Progress

The hallways of Waynesboro High School continue to contain the laughter of students as they walk from class to class with friends, fliers posted about upcoming ...



Waynesboro schools still needs to cut one position to balance budget  The Daily Progress

As renovations at Waynesboro High School are in full force for the summer, the school division waits patiently for the last piece to fall into place that will balance ...



Waynesboro inducts new members into hall of fame  Staunton News Leader

WAYNESBORO - Two new members were welcomed Friday night into Waynesboro High School's athletic hall of fame. New inductees recognized at the Little ...



Prep soccer: Waynesboro’s boys, girls reach district championship games  The Daily Progress

The Waynesboro High School boys and girls soccer teams will both be playing in the Valley District Tournament championship games on Friday.



Construction Gets Underway at Waynesboro High School  NBC 29 News

Construction is now underway at Waynesboro High School. Phase one is kicking off with a new roof on the additions from the '30s and '50s.



Prep track: Wilson Memorial boys, girls sweep meet  The Daily Progress

Both the Wilson Memorial boys and girls track teams captured top honors at an early season track meet held Wednesday at Waynesboro High School.



Waynesboro schools seeking volunteers to renovate future 'learning laboratory'  Staunton News Leader

The building will house Augusta County and Waynesboro's Post High program, which aims to help young adults with disabilities practice life skills.



Waynesboro School Board OKs reducing teachers, staff to balance 2019-2020 budget  The Daily Progress

The Waynesboro School Board approved a balanced budget for 2019-2020 which will require Waynesboro Public Schools cut as many as 12 teaching positions ...



Late bloomer: Waynesboro’s Teacher of the Year became educator in her 30s  The Daily Progress

Katherine Stevey, a 6th-grade Science teacher at Kate Collins Middle School was named Waynesboro Public Schools' 2019 Teacher of the Year.



Waynesboro schools facing budget cuts for upcoming year  WHSV

Waynesboro Public Schools announced budget cuts to overcome an almost $1.3 million budget deficit for the next school year.



Drop in enrollment, teacher salaries top budget concerns for Waynesboro school board  The Daily Progress

As the budget for the 2019-2020 academic year continued to be the focus of discussion Tuesday night after a public hearing on the budget, Waynesboro School ...



Prep tennis: Waynesboro boys knock off Rockbridge in marathon match  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — It took 6 hours and 15 minutes, but the Waynesboro boys' tennis team is moving on to the Region 3C semifinals with a 5-4 victory over ...



Pro wrestlers visit Waynesboro High  The Daily Progress

Night of the Icon, hosted by Awesome Wrestling Entertainment, brought professional wrestlers back to Waynesboro High School Saturday night for more body ...



Inspiring art: Annual celebration showcases students’ talent  The Daily Progress

The art of students in pre-K through 12th grade was on display throughout the weekend at Waynesboro High School and culminated in a main event held ...



Waynesboro High School soars to new heights in Scholastic Bowl  The Daily Progress

It may not be as physically demanding as an athletic sport, but it has all the trappings of one. Last week, Waynesboro High School's scholastic bowl (also known ...



Waynesboro teachers will get a raise, but 'significant' budget cuts still coming, superintendent says  Staunton News Leader

WAYNESBORO – Waynesboro Public Schools employees will get a 3 percent raise next year despite the division's tight 2020 budget, Superintendent Jeffrey ...



Valley Scholars create path to success  The Daily Progress

It was just a few days after prom when I had the opportunity to sit down in the office at Waynesboro High School and meet four students who were just days away ...



Waynesboro High School presents 'Avenue Q'  WHSV

Waynesboro High School and the Theater Department will be presenting Avenue Q this weekend, and some of the characters stopped by WHSV News at Noon.



Prep soccer: Waynesboro boys play visiting Spotswood to a draw  The Daily Progress

The Little Giants and visiting Spotswood Trailblazers played a back-and-fourth game Thursday in boys soccer that ended in a tie.



Waynesboro High School renovation contract awarded  WHSV

The Waynesboro School Board awarded a contract on Tuesday for upcoming renovations to the city's high school.



The dozen: Waynesboro honors its senior swimmers  The Daily Progress

The Waynesboro High School swim team has more than 30 swimmers. On Wednesday, about one-third of them were recognized for senior night.



Waynesboro football's confidence on the rise despite opening-night loss  Staunton News Leader

The Little Giants are hoping to rebound Friday against Wilson Memorial after suffering a heartbreaking opening-night loss to Stuarts Draft.



Prep basketball: Waynesboro falls to Wilson  The Daily Progress

Wilson Memorial used an 18-0 run bridging the first and second quarters to open up a double-digit lead and the Hornets went on to defeat Waynesboro, 67-51, ...



Hunter, Campbell inducted into Waynesboro Athletic Hall of Fame  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — The two newest members of the Waynesboro High School Athletic Hall of Fame were inducted earlier this month in ceremonies held at ...



Waynesboro senior Patrick Maneval signs letter of intent with Shenandoah University  The Daily Progress

After a successful career with Waynesboro High School's track and cross country teams, senior Patrick Maneval will have an opportunity to continue competing ...



Waynesboro schools to avoid layoffs by cutting vacant positions  The Daily Progress

Tuesday night was full of good news for Waynesboro Public Schools. After the annual Celebration of *Service* to recognize teachers and staff retiring this year, the ...



Look at all the 2019 high school graduations  Staunton News Leader

Here are scenes from the public high school commencement ceremonies for Augusta County, Waynesboro and Staunton.



Waynesboro High School is getting closer and closer to renovation  WHSV

WAYNESBORO, Va. (WHSV) — The renovation of Waynesboro High School may be just around the corner. Waynesboro City Council will meet with the school ...



Class celebrates 50 years in the real world  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — When the Waynesboro High Class of 1968 graduated high school they listened to music on 8-track tapes and records. They had not used ...



Council receives Waynesboro Schools budget request | News  The Daily Progress

Waynesboro City Council was told Monday night that Waynesboro Public Schools arrived at a balanced budget for the next fiscal year only after making a ...



Community concerned over racism in county schools | News  The Daily Progress

VERONA — Several parents voiced concerns about bullying at the Augusta County School Board's meeting Thursday night.



Prep basketball: Waynesboro boys holds off rival Lee  The Daily Progress

The Waynesboro Little Giants got back on the winning track Thursday night, holding off a late R.E. Lee rally to turn back the Leemen, 54-51.



Waynesboro High School update to come Monday  Staunton News Leader

WAYNESBORO - Waynesboro's city council and school board are set to meet Monday evening for a joint discussion and presentation on the planned renovation ...



A celebration of service, years of commitment  The Daily Progress

The evening of May 14 was a celebration of memories, commitment and what it takes to get the job done in Waynesboro Public Schools.



Waynesboro schools earn accreditation  The Daily Progress

Newly revised school accreditation ratings for 2018-19 released Thursday by the Virginia Department of Education found that all Waynesboro schools received ...



Childhood dream brings Waynesboro High teacher to nomination  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — Laura Riggan graduated college unsure what she wanted to be when she grew up, but soon her childhood dream of teaching found her ...



Look inside renovated Waynesboro High School  Staunton News Leader

The designs show the vision for Waynesboro High School after it's renovated.



Waynesboro gobbled up by Broadway  The Daily Progress

The visiting Broadway Gobblers took to the air Friday night to steamroll Waynesboro in Valley District action, 39-12.



Safety and Security Improvements Coming to Waynesboro High School  NBC 29 News

Recent school shootings across the country have officials in Waynesboro taking a closer look at additional security updates for the city's only high school.



Prep basketball: Fort Defiance boys stuns Waynesboro  The Daily Progress

Fort Defiance and its three victories are bound for regional play.



Waynesboro Public Schools Using Smartphone App to Address Bullying  NBC 29 News

Waynesboro Public Schools has enrolled in STOPit, a smartphone app that allows parents, teachers, and students to anonymously report bullying and other ...



Waynesboro lays out high school renovation plan  Staunton News Leader

WAYNESBORO - Waynesboro's city council and school board outlined a three-stage plan for the renovation of the high school at a joint meeting Monday night.



Prep basketball: Waynesboro's defense smothers visiting Fort Defiance in lopsided win  The Daily Progress

The Waynesboro Little Giant used scrappy full court pressure to shut down the visiting Fort Defiance Indians, 60-43, in Valley District boys' basketball action ...



Craving to do more: Waynesboro High students collect canned goods for food bank  The Daily Progress

Waynesboro High School's senior class was the winner of this year's Homecoming Spirit Week canned food drive.



Waynesboro Public Library’s annual Author Fest connects readers with writers  The Daily Progress

And on Saturday, the fifth annual Author Fest at Waynesboro Public Library will take readers face-to-face with local authors.



No summer break: High school renovations keeping construction workers busy  The Daily Progress

Renovations at Waynesboro High School are in full swing with construction workers busy improving the school's parking area, auditorium and more.



Prep basketball: Waynesboro boys force flurry of turnovers to top Turner Ashby  The Daily Progress

Waynesboro's boys basketball season keeps rolling along after the Little Giants used a big fourth-quarter surge to pull away from Turner Ashby for a 65-59 ...



Prep swimming: Waynesboro finishes 3rd at districts, heading to regionals next  The Daily Progress

With an enthusiastic group of talented swimmers, the Waynesboro High School girls swim team advanced a large contingent from Wednesday's Valley District ...



Waynesboro girls volley with Rockbridge  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — Waynesboro High School's volleyball team volleyed with Rockbridge High's team Tuesday evening.



Prep basketball: Waynesboro outlasts Fluvanna  The Daily Progress

The Waynesboro boys basketball team picked up a critical nonconference win over visiting Fluvanna County on Thursday night, defeating the Flucos 68-55 on ...



Waynesboro woman sentenced in dead baby case  Staunton News Leader

WAYNESBORO - A woman coming down off a methamphetamine high last year, leaving her 7-month-old baby boy unattended for 15 hours before he was found ...



Waynesboro boys beat Draft, 66-64  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO—It was a run and gun shootout in the Waynesboro gym Monday night as the boys' basketball team took on non-district foe Stuarts Draft in a ...



Waynesboro volleyball team raises money for 10-year-old battling cancer  The Daily Progress

Orange Out was a way to recognize Macie Sprouse, 10, a fifth grader at Westwood Hills Elementary School. Orange is the color for leukemia awareness.



Virginia firm earns WHS contract as project gears up  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — A Virginia-based company has received the contract for the first phase of renovation of Waynesboro High School and work should start in ...



Little Giants sweep quad cross country meet  The Daily Progress

Despite an unusually warm October day and a hilly home course, both Waynesboro High School cross country teams won their respective meets against ...



Wilson Memorial hires Julie Stevens to coach cross country  The Daily Progress

FISHERSVILLE — Wilson Memorial has found its new girls cross county head coach, and the Green Hornets only had to look a few miles to the east to find her.



Charlie Obaugh is gone, but its support of Waynesboro will continue  The Daily Progress

After 10 years in the River City, Charlie Obaugh Waynesboro's doors are closed at 2551 W. Main Street, but the company's commitment to the community is not ...



Waynesboro boys basketball team outlasts Fluvanna  The Daily Progress

The Waynesboro boys basketball team picked up a critical nonconference win over visiting Fluvanna County on Thursday night, defeating the Flucos 68-55 on ...



Kicking down barriers: Two girls wrap up 1st season on Waynesboro’s JV team  The Daily Progress

Freshmen Daniela Leiva and Sophie Sontz-Morrison were regulars on the Little Giants. Sontz-Morrison played multiple positions on both sides of the ball, ...



Blue Toad Hard Cider taproom opens in Waynesboro  Staunton News Leader

Blue Toad Hard Cider recently opened in the old Metalcrafters showroom on the west end of the city.



Prep soccer: Waynesboro, Fort Defiance girls battle to draw  The Daily Progress

The Waynesboro and Fort Defiance girls soccer teams battled to a 1-1 draw on Wednesday in Valley District action.



WHS renovation: First-phase completion eyed for 2020  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — The first phase of Waynesboro High School's ambitious renovation will get underway in earnest next week when work begins on a new roof ...



A long way from home: Ex-NFL star Ricky Ray has not forgotten his Waynesboro roots  The Daily Progress

The World Bank is a long way from Waynesboro, but not far enough away that Ricky Ray has forgotten his upbringing in a small Valley community where his ...



Moran named Waynesboro football coach  Staunton News Leader

Following Derek McDaniel's retirement as football coach, the Little Giants name Shawn Moran as his replacement.



In rare company: NFL next stop for Riverheads’ Mike Herndon  The Daily Progress

GREENVILLE — In December when Mike Herndon walked across the graduation stage at the University of Pittsburgh, he achieved a goal that he never thought ...



Kmart closing points to need for city economic diversity  The Daily Progress

Waynesboro is a city that along with Staunton registered below 3 percent in unemployment in the most recent August Virginia Employment Commission listing of ...



Waynesboro sisters part of enthusiastic golf squad  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — Thirty-six years is a long time to be in the coaching business, but Waynesboro's Charlie Cox is adamant that he still has fun. He has coached ...



This sign posted outside Waynesboro HS  WHSV

A sign claiming the Waynesboro High School is condemned could be seen outside the school Friday.



A crowning achievement  The Daily Progress

DaMillion Williams and Kathryn Potts are crowned homecoming king and queen at Waynesboro High School during halftime of the Little Giants' game against ...



Waynesboro High Homecoming king and queen crowned  The Daily Progress

It's Homecoming this weekend at Waynesboro High School, and during halftime of Friday night's game between the Little Giants and Turner Ashby, the king and ...



Prep basketball: Waynesboro boys fall to visiting Harrisonburg  The Daily Progress

Not able to overcome a dismal start, the Waynesboro Little Giants fell to visiting Harrisonburg 67-45 on Senior Night.



‘The best version of you’: WHS celebrates Class of 2018 graduation  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — The skies were cloudy and the field was muddy, but Waynesboro High School's graduating class didn't let anything get them down on ...



Photos from Waynesboro's 2018 graduation  Staunton News Leader

See some of our photographer's best moments from Waynesboro's 2018 commencement, followed by the photo gallery.



Allen, Deborah  The Daily Progress

Deborah Allen, 43, of Stuarts Draft, passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019. She was born on March 12, 1976, in Waynesboro, Virginia. Deborah was a 1994 ...



Choral society sings of the wonder  The Daily Progress

The Waynesboro Choral Society performed “Celebrate the Wonder” Monday night at Waynesboro High School. The group will perform again Tuesday night at ...



Waynesboro’s Briana Moore hopes to lead Bridgewater Eagles to successful season  The Daily Progress

Former Waynesboro High School Little Giant Briana Moore is making the most of her opportunity this season for the Bridgewater Eagles girls basketball team.



Waynesboro: Worrying about college is over for senior  Staunton News Leader

Hard work as a student at Waynesboro High School has paid off for Sabrina Munro. She will attend the University of Richmond with full academic scholarship.



Campbell, Terry Marie Walker  The Daily Progress

Terry Marie Walker Campbell, 67, of Waynesboro, passed away on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at the Hospice of the Piedmont in Charlottesville. She was born ...



Lacrosse gaining in popularity across the Shenandoah Valley  The Daily Progress

In its third year, the Wolves Lacrosse Club now sports a roster of more than 90 boys and girls in second to ninth grade from throughout the county and beyond,



School was refuge in segregated Waynesboro  Staunton News Leader

Five people gather at a former school in Waynesboro and sit down at a table in a room that more than six decades ago was a home economics classroom.



Kate Collins seventh-grader wins in state essay contest  The Daily Progress

An essay written by a Kate Collins Middle School student is one of eight regional winners in the fifth annual Virginia Municipal League's “If I Were Mayor” contest.



Page-Wilson, Riverheads-Luray top six-game slate for Week 8 of H.S. football season  Staunton News Leader

With the postseason just four weeks down the road, the margin for error is shrinking for some City/County football teams. The chance to add a little width ...



Editorial: Why Virginia's aging schools are a problem  Roanoke Times

Waynesboro High School is a Frankenstein monster of a building.



De’nia Jones leads Waynesboro past Fluvanna to 2-0 start  The Daily Progress

Waynesboro senior De'nia Jones scored 20 second-half points Wednesday night, sparking the Little Giants to a scrappy 56-48 victory over the Fluvanna County ...



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