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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 *****

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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 ...

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 ...

Lynchburg city staffers protest for pay raise  WSLS 10

Leaders with the Lynchburg Education Association said they are 11 years overdue on a pay raise.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Santa to be special guest at Bedford, Lynchburg Christmas parades

Santa is expected to be the special guest at two upcoming Christmas parades!

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.

E.C. Glass defense shuts out LCA  Lynchburg News and Advance

Blink once and you might've missed E.C. Glass' first scoring drive of the second half. Glance away again, just for a few seconds, and you'd miss another ...

Foster celebrates, then helps E.C. Glass rumble to win over Franklin County  Lynchburg News and Advance

Ty Foster celebrated his 16th birthday Thursday night and the E.C. Glass running back's goal was to score three times.

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 ...

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.

EC Glass High School goes on lockdown after threats to school  WDBJ7

According to the Lynchburg Police Department, students and faculty at E.C. Glass High School were placed on lockdown Friday because of a threat over the ...

Prep Roundup: E.C. Glass football makes history, JF clinches, and more  Lynchburg News and Advance

When E.C. Glass' football team scored 63 points in its win over Jefferson Forest on Friday, it made school history.

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 ...

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 ...

Blacksburg beats E.C. Glass boys tennis in Region 4D title game  Lynchburg News and Advance

As he watched his teammates battle on the E.C. Glass tennis courts Friday, a member of the Hilltoppers boys squad said if they lost, it wouldn't be without a fight.

Red Cross assisting with evacuation shelter in Lynchburg

Flooding in Lynchburg has caused evacuations because of threats of the College Lake Dam failing.

How Virginia-born artist brought world of Earthsea to life  Washington Post

ABINGDON, Va. — It took a year to draw the dragons. “That was my original drawing, with big long hands, big long eyes, big mouth and all sorts of spiky things,” ...

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 ...

Firefighter shares experiences during 9/11 with E.C. Glass students  Lynchburg News and Advance

Every year on Sept. 11, E.C. Glass High School government teacher Krista Rawls-Fanning makes a post on Facebook honoring her father, who served as a ...

Police investigating incident at EC Glass | Local News  Lynchburg News and Advance

The Lynchburg Police Department is investigating the discovery of a noose found hanging from a tree at the edge of E. C. Glass High School's property the ...

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.

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.

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 ...

EC Glass HS brings 'Copacabana' to Lynchburg  WDBJ7

The show is being put on by the students at E.C. Glass High School and faculty says it's the first time it's been done in the region, perhaps even across Virginia.

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 ...

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.

Lost and found: The brown jug, symbol of the Glass vs. Heritage rivalry, is still held high  Lynchburg News and Advance

A few things are for certain: There has been more than one jug, multiple people have been involved in keeping it from becoming a relic of the past, and players.

Loudoun Valley streaks away from E.C. Glass in Class 4 state quarterfinals  Lynchburg News and Advance

Tru Haskins downed a 3-pointer early in the second quarter, Zaykese Brown followed it with a fast-break slam, and E.C. Glass coach Roy Roberson called a ...

Pilot program takes flight at E.C. Glass State-funded initiative brings multi-faceted approach to keeping students engaged and in school  Lynchburg News and Advance

Walking into the main office of E.C. Glass High School, people can see a paper mountain posted on the secretaries' desk. On the side of the mountain are ...

Lynchburg Art Festival marks 46th year  Lynchburg News and Advance

Hurricane Florence may have put a damper on the original date for the Lynchburg Art Club's 46th Annual Art Festival last month, but the event went off without a ...

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, ...

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.

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: 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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Glass' McClurg, who helped start girls soccer program, stepping down from post  Lynchburg News and Advance

Darien McClurg won plenty of games during his 23 seasons as a head coach, but he always learned more from losing than winning.

Photos: Big Feet Meet | Local News  Lynchburg News and Advance

E.C. Glass High School senior Kristine Burley stood next to her partner junior Attlia Garcia at the start line of a heat of the 100-meter dash during Lynchburg City ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

E.C. Glass downs Western Albemarle, remains perfect on the season  Lynchburg News and Advance

Will Carrington, a 6-foot-4 E.C. Glass midfielder, wheeled, pivoted and fired, slinging a shot past Western Albemarle goalie Will Stalfort.

Five Glass athletes make college commitments official  Lynchburg News and Advance

In a packed Hall of Fame lobby at E.C. Glass on Wednesday, five Hilltoppers athletes made their commitments to compete at the college level official.

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 ...

High school football roundup: Amherst beats LCA for first victory  Lynchburg News and Advance

Frank Ross got some help in the running game. And Amherst ran to its first victory of the season. Ross and Xzavier Ellis combined to rush for 335 yards and four ...

E.C. Glass notches state berth by driving past Hidden Valley in Region 4D semifinals  Lynchburg News and Advance

Roanoke-based Hidden Valley ran into traffic on U.S. 460 Thursday afternoon, delaying the start of the Region 4D semifinal at E.C. Glass by about 30 minutes.

'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.

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 ...

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 ...

Glass' Waller signs with VCU  Lynchburg News and Advance

Emmanuel Waller, quickly becoming a track phenom at E.C. Glass, highlighted a five-person signing class at E.C. Glass on Thursday afternoon, making his ...

More coverage: Faceoffs key to Glass victory in Class 4 lacrosse championship  Lynchburg News and Advance

SALEM — Matt Gallagher owned his opponents inside the X at midfield this season.

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.

All-Area Football Defender of the Year: Thomas Patterson, E.C. Glass  Lynchburg News and Advance

Defender of the Year. Thomas Patterson. SCHOOL: E.C. Glass. Sports newsletter sign-up. Enter your email: Apps: iOS • Android. YEAR: Senior. POSITION: ...

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 ...

Central Va. students honor Fla. shooting victims in moments of silence, walkouts  Lynchburg News and Advance

Eight E.C. Glass High School students dressed in gray and maroon stood on the school auditorium stage reading off the names of the 17 victims of the Feb.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

The Legacy of Lynda Woodruff  Lynchburg News and Advance

Who can imagine the courage it must have taken that January morning in 1962 when Lynda Woodruff and Owen Cardwell walked through the door of E.C. Glass ...

High school football capsules for Week 7  Lynchburg News and Advance

A capsule look at the Lynchburg-area high school football games.

High school basketball games postponed  Lynchburg News and Advance

High winds have postponed some state quarterfinal basketball games until tomorrow, including E.C. Glass' game against Loudoun Valley.

Heritage to face William Fleming coach Jamar Lovelace, one-time Brookville QB, in 2018 opener  Lynchburg News and Advance

Heritage High's Homecoming won't be held until the middle of October.

Massie: LCS needs to improve buildings, consider elementary school consolidation  Lynchburg News and Advance

As Lynchburg City Schools Interim Superintendent Larry Massie prepares to step down in the coming weeks, he has a few recommendations for the division, ...

Photos: 150 years of visual history in the Lynchburg area  Lynchburg News and Advance

In the wake of the Civil War, the newspaper that eventually would become The News & Advance printed its first edition Jan. 15, 1866, marking the beginning of ...

Checking Up ... A New Top Cop and a Top Realtor  Lynchburg News and Advance

Thumbs up to Ryan Zuidema who was introduced to the city Thursday as the next chief of the Lynchburg Police Department, replacing Chief Raul Diaz.

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

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

Prep football roundup: Jefferson Forest scores 44 unanswered to avoid upset, botched snap dooms Liberty, and more  Lynchburg News and Advance

In Forest, Amherst struck first and held on to the lead all the way through the third quarter, but the power of Jefferson Forest's trio of running backs was too.

Lynchburg City Schools staff to hold rally for pay increase  WSLS 10

LYNCHBURG, Va. - Local teachers fed up with what they call a lack of pay are letting their voices be heard. On Wednesday morning, Lynchburg City Schools ...

Cynthia Beasley  WSET

A lot of you may recognize Cynthia. She was born and raised in Lynchburg. She is excited to be home, serving the community she loves. After graduating from ...

High School Football Countdown: No. 10 Amherst County Lancers  Lynchburg News and Advance

AMHERST — The task set before the football team here is nothing short of herculean. The Lancers' recently-hired coach, Trevor Porter, resigned unexpectedly ...

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 ...

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 ...

High School Football Countdown: No. 11 Liberty Minutemen  Lynchburg News and Advance

BEDFORD — The five seniors line up shoulder to shoulder. A blocking sled awaits them just a few feet away. The scorching sun is unforgiving during this round ...

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 ...

Revival coming to Lynchburg aims to take on Christian nationalism  Lynchburg News and Advance

A revival aimed at taking on “distorted Christian nationalism” is coming to Lynchburg.

EC Glass principal announces her resignation  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - E.C. Glass High School's principal announced she will be leaving the school.Dr. Tracy Richardson says her husband has gotten a ...

EC Glass football hall of fame chairman looks back on championships  WDBJ7

E.C. Glass High School in Lynchburg has nine state titles that date back to the early 1900s.

From the archives: The Lynchburg Police Department | Local News  Lynchburg News and Advance

We've taken a dive into our archives for some early photos of Lynchburg's Finest, which also show lots of changes in technology and weaponry along the way.

Evacuations underway near College Lake Dam

LYNCHBURG, Va. - UPDATE 8/4/18 - The evacuation order has been lifted for the area near College Lake Dam and residents are now allowed to return home.

Brookville looks to regain form as Heritage tries to continue its dominance in Timberlake Road matchup  Lynchburg News and Advance

Even after all hope drained out of City Stadium last week and Brookville, down 35-0 in the fourth quarter, knew it faced eminent defeat, at least one Bee was still.

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 ...

Anthony Williams, Glass' "Swiss army knife," underwent radical transformation to become a leader  Lynchburg News and Advance

When Anthony Williams started playing basketball as an eighth-grader, not too many opposing players were worried.

McConville's legacy lives on at Brookville  Lynchburg News and Advance

Hunter Johnson thinks about his friend, Robert “Skyler” McConville, almost every hour of every day.

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.

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 ...

E.C. Glass alum receives Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal  WSET

Chief Navy Counselor Owen Johnson (right), of Lynchburg, Va., assigned to Navy Recruiting District (NRD) San Antonio, was awarded the Navy and Marine ...

Coalition of faith groups aims to serve Lynchburg  Lynchburg News and Advance

Lynchburg's diverse communities of faith came together Thursday evening in a standing-room only sanctuary at Providence Transformation Church International ...

From the archives: Aerial shots offer bird's-eye view of Lynchburg area  Lynchburg News and Advance

We took a look through our archives to come up with a selection of photos through the years that show a view of the Lynchburg area most people don't often.

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.

Northside owns paint to defeat E.C. Glass in Chance Harmon Classic  Lynchburg News and Advance

FLOYD — What is the painted area on a basketball court called?

Boonsboro area, hit hard by storm, working on cleaning up  WSET

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- One hard hit area from the tornado is the Boonsboro area.There were a lot of trees that fell, but thankfully there wasn't too much ...

Prep notebook: Glass' Wigboldy signs at William & Mary, Staunton River's Kalip Jones reels in the honors, and more  Lynchburg News and Advance

Amanda Wigboldy began training with E.C. Glass' varsity girls' soccer team as an eighth-grader. That was an anomaly, especially for any team coached by ...

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