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Foster, David Burnett  The Daily Progress

David Burnett Foster died on April 13, 2019, in Waynesboro, Virginia, of complications from multiple myeloma. He was born on June 12, 1954, in Aiken, South ...

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.

Garber, Irma Mae Fitzpatrick  The Daily Progress

Irma Mae Fitzpatrick Garber, 87, of Staunton, passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at The Legacy at North Augusta. Born on June 22, 1931, in Schuyler ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 High School renovation contract awarded  WHSV

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

Construction Gets Underway at Waynesboro High School - WVIR  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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Fort rallies on road to defeat Waynesboro  The Daily Progress

For a long time Thursday night, the Waynesboro Little Giants stood on the verge of capturing their only win of the season.

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 ...

Waynesboro girls volley with Rockbridge  The Daily Progress

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

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 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.

Prep basketball: Fort Defiance boys stuns Waynesboro  The Daily Progress

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

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, ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Waynesboro school board votes to add solar panels  WHSV

WAYNESBORO, Va. (WHSV) — Waynesboro is the latest school system in the Shenandoah Valley to decide to add solar panels. At Tuesday's school board ...

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.

Report informs Waynesboro Schools about libraries  The Daily Progress

While it is not always wise to judge a book by its cover, judging a library by its books is all right for Waynesboro Schools. A School Library Analysis Report.

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 ...

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 ...

6th District candidate Jennifer Lewis tours Waynesboro schools  The Daily Progress

Sixth District Democratic congressional nominee Jennifer Lewis visited two Waynesboro schools on Wednesday in an attempt to learn more about facilities and ...

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 ...

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 ...

Little Giants worn down by visiting Trailblazers  The Daily Progress

The Waynesboro Little Giants played significantly better Friday against visiting Spotswood than last Saturday's game with Harrisonburg, but the final result was ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Acting professionally: Waynesboro woman returns to the stage  The Daily Progress

Gwynne Wood, 22, cannot say what she most enjoys about performing in musical theater.

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 ...

Waynesboro High School student chosen for Youth Summit  Waynesboro Record Herald

FAIRFAX, Va. — Garrison Russ, a student at Waynesboro Area Senior High School, has been selected to represent Waynesboro as a National Youth Delegate ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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.

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.

‘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 ...

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 ...

And the crowd roars  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — Giants fans turned out to support their favorite team Friday night as the Giants battled against Wilson at home.

Look inside renovated Waynesboro High School  Staunton News Leader

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

Talent show hits Waynesboro High on Saturday  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — The Waynesboro High School talent show is slated for this Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. in the auditorium as the school celebrates world ...

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 ...

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.

Waynesboro High School will Perform Avenue Q - WVIR  NBC 29 News

Waynesboro High School is set to perform Avenue Q, a play once known for it's strong adult *content*.

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 ...

Showing off a good cause  The Daily Progress

STAUNTON – The models at the annual Sparkling with Paws prom fashion show strutted the runway with the season's hottest accessory: rescue animals.

Learning then and now: SVGS celebrates 25 years of knowledge and fun  The Daily Progress

From robotics to chemistry to theater, Shenandoah Valley Governor's School was buzzing with student projects on Thursday evening. The school celebrated ...

Six Waynesboro High swimmers qualify for state tournament  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — Two Waynesboro High School swimmers were crowned individual champions and four others qualified for the state tournament this past ...

Police find stolen revolver in vehicle at Waynesboro High School, boy charged  WHSV

A 17-year-old Waynesboro boy was charged after police found a stolen revolver and a bullet in his vehicle at Waynesboro High School.

Lambert, Janet Simmons  The Daily Progress

Janet Simmons Lambert, 77, of Waynesboro, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 23, 2019, in Charlottesville. She was born in Pendleton County, ...

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.

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.

Waynesboro High School Promotes Shawn Moran to Head Football Coach  NBC 29 News

Shawn Moran has been an assistant at Waynesboro for 12 years.

Kirtland, Carolyn "Frankie" (Brown)  The Daily Progress

Carolyn "Frankie" (Brown) Kirtland, 69, of Norfolk, Va., formerly of Waynesboro, Va., went to the Lord on Sunday, January 6, 2019, at Norfolk Heart Hospital.

Gwin, William Lloyd  The Daily Progress

William Lloyd Gwin, 70, of Waynesboro, Va., passed away on November 29, 2018, at the UVA Medical Center in Charlottesville from complications due to a fall.

'Dedication' personified  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — Waynesboro Police Officer David Layman was on duty as school resource officer at Waynesboro High School earlier this year when he saw a ...

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 ...

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 ...

Tyree Jr., Douglas Randolph  The Daily Progress

Douglas Randolph "Butch" Tyree Jr., died on Thursday, November 29, 2018, at the Shenandoah House in Fishersville. Doug was born in Lynchburg, Virginia, ...

Wrestling stars will take spotlight for charity at Waynesboro High  The Daily Progress

Wrestling returns to Waynesboro on Saturday night as Awesome Wrestling Entertainment puts on “Night of the Superstars” at Waynesboro High School.

Annual Christmas parade kicks off holiday season  The Daily Progress

Huddled to stay warm, residents braved the cold Saturday to watch Waynesboro's annual Christmas parade.

'PG-13' version of Broadway hit comes to WHS  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — Puppeteering, acting, singing and dancing — students at Waynesboro High School are combining many talents for their show “Avenue Q: ...

Jennifer Lewis officially kicks off campaign for 20th House District  The Daily Progress

Waynesboro's Jennifer Lewis, the former Democratic candidate for the 6th Congressional District, officially announced Saturday her campaign to replace retiring ...

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.

WHS student athlete commits to VMI  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — Surrounded by family, Libby Young, Waynesboro High School senior, signed her contract to officially commit to Virginia Military Institute on ...

Waynesboro Teachers May See Pay Raise Despite Budget Deficit  NBC 29 News

Despite a difficult budget year in Waynesboro, the city schools' superintendent says he's included a 3 percent raise for school employees.

This sign posted outside Waynesboro HS  WHSV

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

Graduation 2018 — what you need to know  Staunton News Leader

In two weeks local high school seniors will be graduating. Here's what you need to know.

Craig, George Allen  The Daily Progress

George Allen Craig passed away on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at Augusta Health in Fishersville. He was born on September 24, 1931, in Staunton, to the late ...

Online Outpost: BRCC making classes, services more accessible  The Daily Progress

Blue Ridge Community College opened its online outpost Wednesday in Waynesboro at 110 North Wayne Ave.

A frigid night on the track puts athletes to the test  Staunton News Leader

The track teams from Fort Defiance, Stuarts Draft and Wilson Memorial bravely coped with frigid conditions at their meet Wednesday night.

Brookville rolls over Waynesboro 41-13  The Daily Progress

Brookville's Tanner Bernard threw for 565 yards and three touchdowns as the Bees outgunned Waynesboro, 41-13 in non-district football action at Waynesboro ...

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.

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

Waynesboro High School is a Frankenstein monster of a building.

Waynesboro Quarterback DaJuan Moore Signs with UVA as Preferred Walk-On  NBC 29 News

WAYNESBORO, Va. (WVIR) - Waynesboro high school quarterback DaJuan Moore signed his letter of intent to play football at Virginia as a preferred walk-on ...

Waynesboro school board to purchase News Virginian building  WHSV

The Waynesboro School Board has plans to buy the News Virginian building right across from Waynesboro High School.

Palmer named Monticello wrestling coach  The Daily Progress

For more than a decade, Rick Palmer has trained hundreds of aspiring wrestlers in Central Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley. This winter, Palmer will take on ...

Lewis answers questions at RISE debate: Cline quoted  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — Sixth District Democratic candidate Jennifer Lewis was grilled Friday night for more than an hour at a debate sponsored by the local RISE ...

Waynesboro's Dylan Dellett-Wion excels academically and athletically  Staunton News Leader

Senior student-athlete nominee has lettered in cross country, wrestling and soccer while ranking No. 2 academically in his senior class.

Free tax assistance by appointment only in Augusta County  Staunton News Leader

Free tax assistance provided by the AARP Foundation will be at a minimum this year in Augusta County.

Fishburne lures longtime coach Goforth back to the gridiron  The Daily Progress

WAYNESBORO — Fishburne Military School named Tom Goforth as its new head football coach on Wednesday. Goforth will begin start with the Caissons in ...

Governor's proposed pay raise for teachers could prove costly for local divisions  Staunton News Leader

STAUNTON – Gov. Ralph Northam's proposal to give all Virginia teachers a pay raise could lead to big costs for local school divisions. The three local divisions ...

Paper will be at new home July 2  The Daily Progress

The News Virginian will soon be on the move — a short one, actually — to its new location. Two months after the Waynesboro Public Schools division ...

Board of Supervisors delays vote on solar project  The Daily Progress

After five hours of rigorous debate, the fight over Community Energy's proposed solar farm in Augusta County appears to be closer to the end, although it's far ...

Small biz Saturday; Wboro bakery closing; WHSV update — The buzz  Staunton News Leader

Staunton is gearing up for Small Business Saturday, a Waynesboro bakery had to cut back on its second venture and WHSV is making some changes to its ...

Warden, Margrethe  The Daily Progress

Margrethe Warden of Buford, Georgia, departed this life abruptly on Sunday, June 24, 2018. She was helping a friend pack for a move when a sudden cardiac ...

Erika Smith to run for re-election to Waynesboro School Board  Staunton News Leader

We're still a few months out from the City Council and School Board elections in Wboro and Staunton, but candidates are already putting their names out there.

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