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Found Class Ring

February 10, 2014 by Richard Hall (Register to contact)

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I recently purchased an old vanity to restore and found a women's ECG Class of 1979 ring. The initials KPH are engraved in the band. I would like to return it to the owner. If anyone can help, please email mr at *****

Thanks, Richard Hall

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MCGREGOR, Julie Ann Burch  Roanoke Times

April 6, 2019 Julie Ann Burch McGregor, 75, died Saturday, April 06, 2019. Julie was born in Pittsburgh, Pa. and at the age of three, her family moved to ...

From the archives: The 1970s in the Lynchburg area  Lynchburg News and Advance

Construction and demolition marked the 1970s in the Lynchburg area as seen through the rich photo archives of The News & Advance. The 20-story Fidelity ...

Photos: E.C. Glass sweeps doubleheader against Heritage at McCue  Lynchburg News and Advance

Fans in the student section cheer during the game between E.C. Glass High School and Heritage High School on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019 in Lynchburg, Va.

Ruben Brown joins brother in Virginia Sports Hall of Fame

Bills longtime offensive lineman Ruben Brown received another prestigious honor this weekend.

Meet the 2019 class of the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame  WAVY-TV

The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame will induct its newest class on Saturday.

Indoor Percussion and Winter Guard Show comes to E.C. Glass H.S. on Sat.  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- Several drumlines and winter guard programs will perform at E. C. Glass High School on Saturday, February 8, 2019, for an ...

'Everyone's cheerleader': E.C. Glass custodian makes a difference within school  Lynchburg News and Advance

When Mand'ze Dyke walked across the stage at her graduation from E.C. Glass High School in 2013, Gretta Ford was there.

The E.C. Glass vs. Heritage rivalry lived up to its billing, once again  Lynchburg News and Advance

The fourth quarter was about to start Monday night, and the place nicknamed The Zoo was wild, rocking with anticipation.

E.C. Glass to honor 1988 state championship football team at Hall of Fame induction  Lynchburg News and Advance

At 47 years old, Reid Ebert still hangs out with some of his football buddies from E.C. Glass High School.

Morning rally outside E.C. Glass draws attention to teacher pay  Lynchburg News and Advance

While holding signs saying “my second job bought this sign,” “staff pay matters” and “support public education,” Lynchburg City Schools teachers, students and ...

E.C. Glass' Roy Roberson leaving school, will become assistant basketball coach at N.C. State  Lynchburg News and Advance

The 47-year-old coach stood tall, looking every bit of his lanky 6-foot-4 frame, and talked to his basketball players at E.C. Glass High School on Monday ...

New promise encourages LCS students to attend local colleges  Lynchburg News and Advance

When Randolph College sophomore Sabina Sabat was thinking about what college she wanted to attend after graduation, she knew Randolph College was the ...

Lynchburg City Schools staff rally to end pay freeze  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- Staff from across the Lynchburg City Schools division rallied for a pay increase on Wednesday. Dozens of educators showed up to ...

Special Olympics Virginia and Lynchburg City Schools host: big feet meet  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va, (WSET) - There were only winners over at E. C. Glass. Special Olympics Virginia and Lynchburg City Schools hosted the Big Feet Meet.

Broadway actress, local alumni returning to E.C. Glass as artistic director, teacher  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- Broadway actress and educator, Allison Daugherty, is returning to Lynchburg to be the Artistic Director of Glass Theatre and ...

Lynchburg civil rights veteran Owen Cardwell's message to students: ‘Get involved and change your community’  Lynchburg News and Advance

I never claimed to have integrated E.C. Glass High School. We desegregated. There were two of us with about 2600 white students. Integration in my estimation ...

E.C. Glass bruises Jefferson Forest in Black and Blue Bowl  Lynchburg News and Advance

Ty Foster, E.C. Glass' smooth, slippery running back, has been working on becoming a bruiser.

Lynchburg competition brings 'band kids' together  Lynchburg News and Advance

About 40 minutes before Altavista Combined School's marching band was set to take the field for its performance during the Lynchburg Classic Marching Band ...

Heritage, E.C. Glass 2018 graduates reflect on high school, look forward to the future  Lynchburg News and Advance

While many Heritage and E.C. Glass high school graduates said they were concerned about tripping on their way to get their diplomas Sunday, others danced ...

From the archives: E.C. Glass High School, the early years  Lynchburg News and Advance

E.C. Glass history reaches all the way back to Edward Christian Glass, superintendent of Lynchburg Schools from 1879 to 1931. In 1920, Lynchburg Public High ...

E.C. Glass to hold job fair for students seeking summer employment  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- E.C. Glass High School is hosting a summer job fair for students Thursday.Beacon of Hope's Future Center at E.C. Glass' JobFest ...

Police investigating after noose found hanging in tree outside E.C. Glass High School  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- The Lynchburg Police Department said it's investigated after a noose was displayed outside E.C. Glass High School.

‘Everyone’s cheerleader’: School custodian makes difference  Washington Post

'Everyone's cheerleader': E.C. Glass custodian makes a difference within school.

LCS teachers to gather in support of pay increases  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- School staff from across the Lynchburg area will be meeting at E. C. Glass High School Wednesday in support of Lynchburg City ...

Meet the new E.C. Glass High School principal tomorrow  Lynchburg News and Advance

Lynchburg City Schools will hold a meet-and-greet tomorrow for the public to meet E.C. Glass High School's new principal.

From the archives: The 1960s in the Lynchburg area  Lynchburg News and Advance

Our photo archives from the 1960s hold hundreds of images that capture the turbulence, change and growth that marked the decade in the Lynchburg area.

EC Glass humbles Comets in season opener | Prep Sports

Just like last season, E.C. Glass High School has humbled Halifax County High School in the Comets' season opener.

Lynchburg school board works toward pay schedule overhaul  Lynchburg News and Advance

The Lynchburg City School Board is moving forward in trying to solidify pay schedules for LCS staff next year after further discussion during a work session ...

Lynchburg City Schools announces recipient of science scholarship  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET)- Lynchburg City Schools has announced a big honor for a local young lady. On Tuesday, they announced that Chloe Seng received ...

1st and 10 Camp Tour: E.C. Glass Hilltoppers  WSLS 10

LYNCHBURG, Va. - The 1st and 10 Camp Tour visits another beast in the east: that is, E.C. Glass High School. Jeff Woody enters his fourth season at the helm ...

E.C. Glass, seeking first state lacrosse title, is enjoying "the best times"  Lynchburg News and Advance

These are the glory days: the humid, sweat-filled afternoons when the only priority is bringing home a state championship.

Former Glass student’s “life of performing” brings her back to school as artistic director of theater program  Lynchburg News and Advance

During her first week at E.C. Glass High School in 1980, Allison Daugherty, a sophomore at the time, received tickets to a Shakespeare production at Lynchburg ...

School board approves new E.C. Glass High School principal  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- E.C. Glass High School has a new principal.The Lynchburg City School Board approved the superintendent's recommendation to ...

History of blackface in the Lynchburg area and why it's offensive  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - In the 1950's and 1960's it wasn't uncommon to see a play or poster that showed blackface. “There was a lack of understanding ...

Lynchburg school board OK’s pay raises for division employees as budget priority  Lynchburg News and Advance

After months of working toward more equitable salary scales for Lynchburg City Schools' employees, the school board voted unanimously Tuesday to approve ...

Lynchburg teachers rally for pay increase  WDBJ7

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ7)-- About 40 teachers rallied outside of E.C. Glass High School Wednesday morning to bring attention to one key issue: teacher pay.

Graham lights the way as E.C. Glass defeats LCA  Lynchburg News and Advance

Rayvon Graham spent the weekend nursing a cold and wasn't planning on a breakout performance Monday night at LCA. He just wanted to get through the ...

Police: 15-year-old behind threats to E.C. Glass students, teachers  WSET

UPDATE: 8:45 p.m.As a results of the cooperative investigative efforts from the Lynchburg Police Department and the E.C. Glass High School Administration ...

Lynchburg, Virginia residents asked to evacuate due to potential of dam failing  WSET

UPDATE:The City of Lynchburg is asking residents not to drive around barricades that have been put up due to flooded streets or downed trees.Also, please do ...

Police: E.C. Glass placed on lockdown after students called in threat  WSET

UPDATE: 3:30 p.m.The Lynchburg Police Department said at around 12:15 p.m., the Lynchburg City School Administration got a threat over the phone of an ...

From the archives: Hail to the Chiefs in Lynchburg  Lynchburg News and Advance

To mark the birthday month of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, we took a dive into our rich photo archives to find historical images of U.S. presidents ...

Update: E.C. Glass High School principal resigns  Lynchburg News and Advance

Update: After five years as the principal of E.C. Glass High School, Tracy Richardson is stepping down.

Students and staff complain about cold rooms inside E.C. Glass  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) --Students and staff at E.C. Glass High School in Lynchburg say it's freezing inside and some claim parts of the school are so cold, ...

Lynchburg community comes together to celebrate 'a legacy of dignity and worth'  Lynchburg News and Advance

As the last notes of “Still I Rise” reverberated off the rafters of Phase 2 Monday morning, more than 250 community members rose to their feet, several with tears ...

Passion, filmmaking skill lead E.C. Glass grad Catherine McCord to the top  Lynchburg News and Advance

Why you should know her: The 18-year-old filmmaker won Best Young Filmmaker in the My RODE Reel Short Film Competition.

Update: Lynchburg City Schools names new principal of E.C. Glass High School  Lynchburg News and Advance

Update: Jeffrey Garrett is the new principal of E.C. Glass High School. Lynchburg City Schools Interim Superintendent Larry Massie announced the hiring at ...

'Starting a chain reaction of kindness': LCS students accept Rachel's Challenge  Lynchburg News and Advance

Hundreds of E.C. Glass High School students sat in absolute silence Thursday morning, attentively listening to the story of Rachel Scott.

From the archives: Brookville High School, the early years  Lynchburg News and Advance

From its long-time location at Wards Ferry and Timberlake roads to its first decade or so in the 'new' location off Laxton Road, Brookville High School is ...

Lynchburg Art Festival announces awards  Lynchburg News and Advance

Artists from across Virginia participated in the 46th annual Lynchburg Arts Festival on Sunday. The event was sponsored by The Lynchburg Art Club.

First Lady of Virginia commends Lynchburg education efforts  Lynchburg News and Advance

First Lady of Virginia Pamela Northam spent Wednesday morning focusing on education in Lynchburg.

A very merry march: Lynchburg Christmas Parade steps off on its 59th year  Lynchburg News and Advance

Flocked on either side of Oakley and Memorial avenues, crowds at the 59th annual Lynchburg Christmas Parade Sunday got an early dose of holiday cheer with ...

From the archives: The 1950s in the Lynchburg area  Lynchburg News and Advance

The 1950s were a boom time for construction in Lynchburg, when the Hill City saw the building of a new E.C. Glass High School and the Preston Glenn airport, ...

Jefferson Forest, bidding for regular-season Seminole title, must get past Heritage first  Lynchburg News and Advance

Jefferson Forest enters tonight's 7 o'clock game against visiting Heritage with at least a share of the Seminole District regular-season crown in its sights.

NAACP presents ‘Reflections on life in Lynchburg’  Lynchburg News and Advance

Nearly 58 years ago, Doris Waller was working her normal shift at Patterson's Drug Store in downtown Lynchburg when six students walked in. She never ...

"Hungry" Heritage faces tough Northside squad in Class 3 state quarterfinals  Lynchburg News and Advance

Here are a few keys for Heritage on Friday night, when it plays Northside in the Class 3 state quarterfinals: Get offensive rebounds for second-chance scoring ...

Area teachers paid far below statewide average  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va (WSET) -- The average teacher pay in our area is way less than the statewide average. The average in Virginia in 2017 was just over $56000.

City Council appoints two new members, re-appoints one to school board  Lynchburg News and Advance

Lynchburg City Council announced the appointment of two new members and the re-appointment of one to the Lynchburg City School Board Tuesday afternoon.

Photos: Heritage High School 2018 graduation | Local News  Lynchburg News and Advance

More than 200 Heritage High School graduates embarked on a new adventure Sunday, June 3, after receiving their diplomas and officially graduating from the ...

E.C. Glass High School students learn about high-risk traffic stops  WSLS 10

High school students in the Hill City learned what it's like to conduct a high-risk traffic stop on Wednesday.

PHOTOS: Comets battle EC Glass | Prep Sports

Just like last season, E.C. Glass High School has humbled Halifax County High School in the Comets' season opener. Unable to get much of anything going, the ...

Lynchburg City School Board approves 2018-19 budget  Lynchburg News and Advance

The Lynchburg City School Board unanimously approved the 2018-19 budget for Lynchburg City Schools at its meeting Tuesday evening.

Lynchburg man gets 9 years in prison for role in fatal shooting  Lynchburg News and Advance

AMHERST — An Amherst County judge sentenced a Lynchburg man to 9 years in prison Wednesday for his role in an October 2016 shooting at a Madison ...

In graduation season, area high school alumni-turned-educators reminisce  Lynchburg News and Advance

E.C. Glass High School English teacher Aaron Reid didn't realize how animated he could be while talking until he was giving a speech on his graduation day at ...

State releases school accreditation results, LCS improves from previous years  WDBJ7

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ7) -- The Virginia Board of Education released state accreditation results on Thursday. The board adopted new standards this year.

Lynchburg to drain College Lake, stabilize dam; Lakeside Drive will be closed for weeks  Lynchburg News and Advance

UPDATE, 8 p.m. Aug. 4: As work crews began draining College Lake Saturday, the city lifted an evacuation order issued Thursday night to approximately 150 ...

Plan your weekend, Feb. 7-10 | Features  Lynchburg News and Advance

Mark your calendars for these weekend events, chosen by The Burg staff. Looking for more to do? Check out our online calendar.

Bass Elementary students virtually travel the world  Lynchburg News and Advance

William Marvin Bass Elementary School fourth grade student Tymir Williams-Parks looked through a pair of virtual goggles to see a snake.

Photos: Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. | Local News  Lynchburg News and Advance

E.C. Glass High School hosted the Unity in Our Community event marking the 50th anniversary of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s death Tuesday, April 3, 2018, ...

All-Area Football Offense: Player of the Year: Jabari Blake, Heritage  Lynchburg News and Advance

Heritage quarterback Jabari Blake is the 2018 All-Area Offensive Player of the Year.

New deputy city manager for Lynchburg appointed  Lynchburg News and Advance

Lynchburg's new deputy city manager is a familiar face for the Hill City. Lynchburg City Manager Bonnie Svrcek appointed Reid Wodicka, a 2005 E.C. Glass ...

E.C. Glass student scammed through teacher's hacked email account  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- E.C. Glass High School student and aspiring nurse McKayla McDaniel said there was nothing surprising about receiving an email ...

Charlottesville Ballet partners with the Academy  Lynchburg News and Advance

Emily Hartka retired from her dance career last year, but she's only just getting started.

Parent: Suspect threatened 20 students, 2 teachers at E.C. Glass in 3 videos  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- A 15-year-old is now facing charges in connection to threatening messages police say he sent to his classmates and teachers.

Woman who helped integrate E.C. Glass passes away at age 70  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - A Lynchburg icon who broke racial barriers at the height of the Civil Rights Movement has died.Dr. Lynda Woodruff passed away at ...

EC Glass alum, Olympic medalist speaks to students  Lynchburg News and Advance

David Verburg spoke Tuesday night at E.C. Glass High School's academic awards ceremony of his experiences in the Rio de Janeiro games and of his work ...

A crowning moment: Miss Virginia pageant to be held in Lynchburg this week  Lynchburg News and Advance

When Eva Pontius, a recent graduate of E.C. Glass High School, was named first runner-up in January's Miss Lynchburg pageant, a qualifier for the Miss Virginia ...

Lynchburg-area Holiday Events 2018: Parades, concerts, movies and more  Lynchburg News and Advance

Thought the holidays were big in Lynchburg before? Well, organizations in the area have taken it to the next level in 2018.

Grammy award-winning cellist visits students ahead of Lynchburg concert  WDBJ7

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ7)-- Some students in Lynchburg spent the afternoon with a Grammy award-winning artist. Zuill Bailey, an internationally known cellist, ...

Lynchburg integration pioneer Lynda Woodruff dies  Lynchburg News and Advance

Lynda Woodruff's commitment to the civil rights movement was almost military in its totality. She was drafted, in a sense, and spent four years in *service* to that ...

Staples headlines opening night for Academy  Lynchburg News and Advance

Gospel legend Mavis Staples will headline the opening night concert at the newly restored historic Academy Theatre of Music on Dec. 6.

Dance Lynchburg in danger of closing, looking for public support  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- For many underserved kids taking dance classes, it's not just a rehearsal. It's preparation for life. Several kids said before Dance ...

Red Letter Revival comes to Lynchburg, seeks to separate evangelism from politics  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - The Red Letter Christian Revival began at E.C. Glass High School in Lynchburg Friday evening.The revival is sponsored by the ...

LU proposing airport expansion in Bedford County  Lynchburg News and Advance

FOREST — A rezoning request from Liberty University, if approved, will be one of the largest rezonings of property in Bedford County in the past decade, officials ...

Lynchburg native had major role creating new movie  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- A Lynchburg native had a major role working behind the scenes on a film now in theaters. Marty Elcan is the First Assistant Director ...

What you need to know about the Virginia 10 Miler road closures  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- The Virginia 10 Miler is about to bring more than 3000 people into Lynchburg Saturday morning. There are three events with the ...

Area high school athletes participate in early National Signing Day  Lynchburg News and Advance

Micah Glaize was in a reflective mood Wednesday. His mind was flooded with memories of Brookville High School, Friday nights on the gridiron and his football ...

A Lynchburg guy: Kipp Teague shares love of hometown and beyond through online communities  Lynchburg News and Advance

Kipp Teague has ridden vintage steam engines, explored Hollywood backlots and traveled to the moon — all without ever venturing out from behind his ...

Photos: Flooding in Lynchburg area | Gallery  Greensboro News & Record

A continuous deluge of rain during the evening of Aug. 2 flooded roads throughout the area. Concerns over the stability of the dam at College Lake led officials ...

E.C. Glass Sees Record-Breaking Early Acceptance to UVA  WSET

Lynchburg, VA. WSET- There are lots of excited seniors at EC Glass High School right now who are getting early acceptance letters from colleges.By this time ...

City of Lynchburg to appeal ruling on property occupied by Life Saving Crew  Lynchburg News and Advance

Lynchburg will appeal a judge's determination that it won't be able to take back property from Lynchburg Life Saving and First Aid Crew.

30+ churches coming together on Sunday to pray for Lynchburg  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- More than 30 churches are coming together this weekend to pray for Lynchburg.City Reach Lynchburg said local churches will ...

Celebration of life for 18-year-old killed in Forest crash scheduled for Monday  WSET

UPDATE 10:30 p.m.According to a post on E.C. Glass High School's Facebook page, there will be a celebration of Cade Bailey's life Monday, May 14 at Gospel ...

Plan your weekend, Sept. 27-30 | Features  Lynchburg News and Advance

Mark your calendars for these weekend events, chosen by The Burg staff.

As the shot clock debate swirls in high school basketball, local coaches weigh in  Lynchburg News and Advance

Amherst County boys basketball coach Segar Jordan recently came across an unusual number of news articles and Twitter posts dedicated to whether shot ...

English educator named Lynchburg's Teacher of the Year  Lynchburg News and Advance

After 20 years of teaching English in the classrooms of E.C. Glass High School, Heather McCormick has been named the 2016-17 Teacher of the Year for ...

Virginia Sports Hall of Fame announces 2019 induction class  WTKR News 3

Heath Miller, Ruben Brown, Jeff Burton and Wendy Larry headline Virginia Sports Hall of Fame class of 2019.

Bozeman principal search to end in the next two weeks  KBZK Bozeman News

BOZEMAN, Mont.- The Bozeman School District will work next week to decide who will be the two new high school principals. On Thursday night, the 6 finalists ...

Jefferson Forest awarded Wells Fargo Cup for academic excellence  Lynchburg News and Advance

FOREST — Student filmmakers and a veteran Scholastic Bowl team helped Jefferson Forest High School win its first Wells Fargo Cup for academic competition.

Lynda Woodruff remembered for integrating LCS, blazing trail for black physical therapists  Lynchburg News and Advance

In a memorial *service* that combined the trappings of a traditional Episcopalian liturgy and the rousing sounds of gospel music that brought audience members to ...

E.C. Glass senior who overcame challenges serves as role model to others  Lynchburg News and Advance

Hard work, honesty and determination can overcome all obstacles, or so says the American Dream.

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