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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- A recent photo of students holding up Confederate flags at Jefferson Forest High School sent shock waves through the community, ...
Pictures of Confederate flags paraded at Jefferson Forest High School stir up controversy WSLS 10
Bedford County Public School officials said two students wore confederate flags tied around their necks like scarves.Students took pictures and posted to social ...
A Virginia high school faced backlash after students posed with Confederate flags on a 'country vs. country club' spirit day INSIDER
Students at Jefferson Forest High School in Forest, Virginia, were photographed holding Confederate and "Don't Tread on Me" flags.
Jefferson Forest HS parents share concerns over Confederate flag photo WSLS 10
The controversy over a Confederate flag picture at Jefferson Forest High School is not dying down yet.
Longtime Jefferson Forest head coach Bob Christmas resigning WDBJ7
FOREST, Va. (WDBJ7) -- Longtime Jefferson Forest High School football coach Bob Christmas will resign at the end of the school year, according to Athletic ...
Bedford Co. School Board to address confederate flag photo at JF WSET
BEDFORD Co., Va. (WSET) -- The Bedford County School Board is now addressing a viral photo taken at Jefferson Forest High School last week. The picture ...
Virginia students pose with Confederate battle flag for school spirit day WHSV
School officials in Virginia have found themselves on the defensive after several students took pictures of themselves displaying Confederate flags for a school ...
Superintendent: Bedford County school board to address Confederate flag incident Lynchburg News and Advance
As students, faculty and staff at Jefferson Forest High School move forward after an incident shared on social media showing students displaying Confederate ...
From the archives: Jefferson Forest High School | Local News Lynchburg News and Advance
Jefferson Forest High School opened its doors on Perrowville Road in 1972. With the school marking Homecoming on Sept. 21, we thought this would be a good ...
Students bring Confederate flags to JFHS during Spirit Week activities; controversy erupts on social media Bedford Bulletin
After having several Jefferson Forest High School students pose with a Confederate flag during Spirit Week activities last week, the Bedford County School ...
High school football countdown: No. 2 Jefferson Forest Cavaliers Lynchburg News and Advance
As they enter the 2018 season, the Jefferson Forest Cavaliers are reloaded with experienced players who can provide the leadership necessary to win.
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.
Cupit helps Jefferson Forest hold off Liberty rally Lynchburg News and Advance
FOREST — Keenan Cupit scored twice in the first half for Jefferson Forest on Friday night, but he couldn't break free for the monstrous runs he's accustomed to.
For Jefferson Forest and E.C. Glass, it's Round 2 of the Black and Blue Bowl Lynchburg News and Advance
E.C. Glass enters Saturday afternoon's game against visiting Jefferson Forest trying to do something it hasn't since 1995: Win a second-round playoff game.
"Little Shop of Horrors" | Calendar Lynchburg News and Advance
UPDATE: The Oct. 11 performance has been postponed until Sunday.) “Little Shop of Horrors,” 7:30 p.m., Jefferson Forest High School, auditorium, 1 Cavalier ...
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.
Jefferson Forest High School teacher brings France inside the classroom for students Lynchburg News and Advance
Rather than teaching directly from the textbook, Jefferson Forest High School French teacher Lindsay Langett uses her passion for the language and culture as ...
Eight JF athletes make commitments official on Fall Signing Day WSET
FOREST, Va. (WSET) - Jefferson Forest High School had a big group of athletes Wednesday taking advantage of Fall Signing Day. Eight Cavaliers making their ...
Jefferson Forest and E.C. Glass ready for bruising bout in Black & Blue Bowl Lynchburg News and Advance
A first-rate high school football game is brewing, E.C Glass coach Jeff Woody said this week as his team prepared for its date with Jefferson Forest.
All-Area Volleyball Player of the Year: Sarah Shanton, Jefferson Forest Lynchburg News and Advance
Q: You've played all over the court during your career, but what's your favorite position?
Stalemate for Glass and Jefferson Forest in first meeting of 2018 Lynchburg News and Advance
FOREST — Nobody likes a tie. Coaches stare at the ground in thought and kick at the grass. Players walk off the field, discontent in their eyes. But as far as ties ...
Jefferson Forest switching things up with new musical 'Freaky Friday' Lynchburg News and Advance
JF's "Freaky Friday" is one of several pilot productions of the musical — the tale of an overworked mother and her sullen teenage daughter, who magically swap ...
Retired Jefferson Forest coach Jerome Loy among Virginia High School Hall of Fame inductees Roanoke Times
Jerome Loy was an out-of-shape assistant football coach at Jefferson Forest High School in 1984 when he decided to start running with some members of the ...
High School Football Capsules for Saturday, Nov. 17 Lynchburg News and Advance
Gretna vs. Radford (at Christiansburg High). KICKOFF: 1 p.m.. RECORDS: Gretna 9-2. Radford 10-1. Sports newsletter sign-up. Enter your email: Apps: iOS • ...
E.C. Glass and Jefferson Forest boys ready for Friday's matchup Lynchburg News and Advance
An injury-laden E.C. Glass squad travels Friday night to Jefferson Forest for the first meeting of 2018 between the rivals and the Hilltoppers are looking to throw ...
High School Football Wrap: 2018 turned into another strong year Lynchburg News and Advance
Judging from the exceptional class that graduated last spring — which included a handful record-setters and Division I athletes — the 2018 high school football ...
Jefferson Forest boys win Region 4D swimming championship Lynchburg News and Advance
One year after its state swimming title, the Jefferson Forest boys' squad took a big step toward a repeat on Tuesday.
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JFHS wind symphony chosen as 1 of 12 bands to perform in national festival WSET
FOREST, Va. (WSET) -- The Jefferson Forest High School wind symphony is celebrating a big honor.They are going to perform as a Featured Band at this year's ...
E.C. Glass defeats Jefferson Forest to claim Region 4D title Lynchburg News and Advance
E.C. Glass coach Roy Roberson stepped off a ladder and looked around the E.C. Glass gym, a smile on his face and a net draped around his neck.
Heritage claims Seminole District Tournament championship with win over Jefferson Forest Lynchburg News and Advance
Thirty seconds remained on the clock and Jefferson Forest had to hurry.
High school football capsules for Week 6 Lynchburg News and Advance
A capsule look at Friday night's Lynchburg-area high school football games.
Field of Honor event unfurls 1,000 American flags in Forest Lynchburg News and Advance
The Rotary Club of Forest used the Labor Day weekend to recognize the military, veterans, law enforcement, EMTs, and other first responders with a field of ...
Student-led Cyber SWAT Team produces movie about consequences of 'sexting' WSET
BEDFORD Co., Va. (WSET) -- Students in Bedford County are standing up to sexting. Jefferson Forest High School students, part of the Cyber SWAT Team, ...
Former Jefferson Forest High School color guard instructor indicted Lynchburg News and Advance
A Bedford County grand jury Tuesday indicted a former Jefferson Forest High School color-guard instructor accused of having an inappropriate relationship with ...
Buckle Up: Seatbelt use brought to the forefront after six ejected in Bedford Co. crash WSET
FOREST, Va. (WSET) --One teenager involved in the Bedford County Crash early Sunday morning is fighting for his life.A family member of Cade Bailey posted ...
E.C. Glass' Theo Woods eighth at state cross country meet Lynchburg News and Advance
In The Plains, Virginia, E.C. Glass' Theo Woods finished eighth among individuals at the VHSL Class 4 Cross Country championships Saturday afternoon, while ...
All-Area Girls Lacrosse Player of the Year: Morgan Learn, Jefferson Forest Lynchburg News and Advance
Q: You had another stellar season at Jefferson Forest. Where would you rank your senior season among your three years at the school? A: I think each year I ...
Jefferson Forest, enjoying a sterling fall, eyes postseason Lynchburg News and Advance
FOREST — Isaac Simmons isn't haunted by the 2014 state championship, but the senior does use it as motivation.
Jefferson Forest band wins top honors at Carnegie Hall WSET
FOREST, Va. (WSET) -- They were honored just to be invited to perform at Carnegie Hall, but then the Jefferson Forest High School band took home the gold.
Bedford's Jefferson Forest High School receives $50000 state grant Lynchburg News and Advance
The Virginia Department of Education will award $50000 to Bedford County Public Schools to be used toward Jefferson Forest High School's personalized ...
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Mark your calendars for these weekend events, chosen by The Burg staff.
Jefferson Forest launches nation's first Cyber SWAT Team WSLS
The first Cyber S.W.A.T. Team is at Bedford County's Jefferson Forest High School. S.W.A.T. stands for Safety While Accessing Technology.
Busy road to expand in Forest WDBJ7
Monday night, the county Board of supervisors approved to expand Corporate Park Drive in Forest.
Bedford County Planning Commission votes against recommending housing development near Forest Lynchburg News and Advance
BEDFORD — Plans to build a new housing development in Bedford County have hit a stumbling block after the Bedford County Planning Commission denied ...
Prep Notebook: Jefferson Forest athletic director steps into new role, Glass' Armstrong honored and more Lynchburg News and Advance
Jefferson Forest athletic director Ben Martin has vacated his position and is moving into a new role at the Bedford County high school.
Road Warriors: Brookville volleyball team thriving despite hurdles Lynchburg News and Advance
The old gym at Brookville High School is cramped. That's the first thing a visitor notices when walking into the nearly 50-year-old confines, now used as an ...
Community weighs in on Forest Middle School expansion Lynchburg News and Advance
FOREST — Representatives of a Charlottesville-based architectural firm said the message from the faculty and staff of Forest Middle School —as well as the ...
School officials look at redistricting options for Liberty, Forest attendance zones Lynchburg News and Advance
BEDFORD — The Bedford County School Board is considering redistricting measures that would move some students from Forest Middle School and Jefferson ...
Making it personal: Pilot program looks to create better learning environment Lynchburg News and Advance
BEDFORD — Officials with Bedford County Public Schools said schools involved in the division's personalized learning pilot program are “definitely on the right ...
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 ...
WOODY: UVA-Virginia Tech basketball game Tuesday is must-see TV Lynchburg News and Advance
Years have passed since this could be said with authority and little to no debate: The two best men's basketball teams in the state, and two of the best in.
Jefferson Forest Student Killed in Car Crash Laid To Rest WSET
Forest, VA-- A 15-year-old Jefferson Forest High School freshman was laid to rest Saturday. Bronwyn Farris was killed in a car accident on Route 221 on the ...
Hundreds of local students participate in National Walkout Day to protest gun violence WSET
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- Warning their futures are being stolen from them, tens of thousands of young people across the U.S. walked out of school to ...
Navy Jones and the rise of Jefferson Forest football Lynchburg News and Advance
Jefferson Forest players were sweating it out in summer camp in 2014, gearing up for a new season.
Discussions continue about cost of Forest Middle School expansion Lynchburg News and Advance
BEDFORD — The planned expansion and renovation at Forest Middle School could be delayed as Bedford County officials debate the cost and scope of the ...
Banner promoting Juuls, VES logo with curse word pop up on first day of school WSET
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- Lynchburg parents and students were busy Wednesday as kids had their first day of school.They weren't just paying attention to ...
Brookville girls hand Jefferson Forest first loss of season Lynchburg News and Advance
FOREST — They turned out the overhead lights to introduce the Jefferson Forest girls before Thursday night's game against Brookville, using a spotlight on each ...
Bedford County School Board votes to reassign deputy superintendent to instructional coach WDBJ7
After a closed session meeting Thursday night, the Bedford County School Board voted 4-3 to reassign Deputy Superintendent Cherie Whitehurst to the position ...
JUUL e-cigarettes make their way into local schools WSET
FOREST, Va. (WSET) - There's a new brand of e-cigarettes that you may not even recognize at first.And, teens in our area are getting their hands on them.
E.C. Glass falls to Chancellor in High Peak Championship; Jefferson Forest takes third place Lynchburg News and Advance
Shots clanged off the crossbar and dinged from the post. But for E.C. Glass, they never fell. That was the difference in Saturday's High Peak Championship at ...
Perseverance and revamped single wing pay off for Amherst County Lynchburg News and Advance
AMHERST — They kept plowing ahead, through the lingering heat and the rainy days — waiting, wondering and hoping against hope.
High school football countdown: No. 7 Rustburg Red Devils Lynchburg News and Advance
RUSTBURG — Football fans in the greater Lynchburg area know well the challenges teams face once they hit district play.
Technology teacher named Teacher of the Year in Appomattox County WSET
APPOMATTOX Co., Va. (WSET) -- An Appomattox County Public Schools Computer Systems Technology teacher has been named the teacher of the years.
Former JFHS marching band instructor sentenced for sexual relationship with student WSET
FOREST, Va. (WSET) - A former Jefferson Forest High School marching band color guard instructor pleaded guilty for having a sexual relationship with a student ...
Whitehurst files formal complaint Lynchburg News and Advance
BEDFORD — A complaint against the Bedford County School Board has been sent to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) concerning the ...
Forest Dance Academy taking a 'Journey to the Dark Side' with Disney villains for spring performance Lynchburg News and Advance
As Forest Dance Academy's Michelle Thomas searched for music for their spring recital earlier this year, she came across a YouTube video spoofing “Cellblock ...
Local golfers set to tee off in State Open of Virginia Lynchburg News and Advance
ROANOKE — It wasn't much of a debate between academics and golf for Zeke Shen when he arrived on campus at the University of Virginia in the fall of 2015.
VHSL weekly football ratings and district standings Lynchburg News and Advance
VHSL Weekly Ratings. Region 4D. Top 8 teams advance. Sports newsletter sign-up. Enter your email: Apps: iOS • Android. 1. Blacksburg (7-0) 27.71. 2.
Former Jefferson Forest soccer player to compete in FIFA Women's World Cup WSET
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WSET) -- A local soccer star will be playing on a much bigger field in November. Katie Cousins, who graduated from Jefferson Forest High ...
Checking Up ... A Chorister and a Camp Jaycee Savior Lynchburg News and Advance
Thumbs up to Chris Young, a student at University of Lynchburg, who's currently living in Gloucester, England, where he's a chorister with the Gloucester ...
Get to know Lord Botetourt, Heritage's opponent in the Class 3 state semifinals Lynchburg News and Advance
Lord Botetourt enters City Stadium for Saturday's 2:30 p.m. state semifinal game against Heritage with an impressive resume.
Williams, who filled many roles at Timberlake Christian, has retired Lynchburg News and Advance
In a teaching career that spanned 36 years, Charlie Williams was a utility player of sorts.
Jefferson Forest sophomore dies after U.S. 221 wreck Lynchburg News and Advance
A Jefferson Forest High School sophomore died after she was thrown from a car that left the road and overturned Monday night, police said.
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Developer plans 172 new apartments for Logans Lane off Timberlake Road Lynchburg News and Advance
New apartments are in the works at a site off Timberlake Road near the new traffic circle.
JF cruises to Region 4D East Sub-Regional title Lynchburg News and Advance
In Forest, host Jefferson Forest had three players shoot under par and the Cavaliers easily secured one of the two team berths into next week's region ...
All-Area Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year: Daniel O'Brien, VES Lynchburg News and Advance
Q: You won 10 races and became an All-American. What stood out the most during such a stellar season?
E.C. Glass and Heritage to play Friday in early-season boys basketball matchup Lynchburg News and Advance
The high school basketball season got underway Monday, and the inaugural week will be capped off by a surprise.
Paul Redgate to take over LCA boys basketball program Lynchburg News and Advance
Paul Redgate, who has served as Liberty Christian's girls basketball coach for the past three seasons, has agreed to become the school's varsity boys basketball ...
All-Area Football Defender of the Year: Vonte Pannell, Heritage Lynchburg News and Advance
Heritage's Vonte Pannell is the 2018 All-Area Defender of the Year.
Trusting and pushing: Former Heritage star Elijah Davis learning the ropes at ODU Lynchburg News and Advance
Suited up in Monarch Blue, his matching spikes needing to gain only 1 yard, Elijah Davis burst into motion.
Former Virginia football coach George Welsh dies Lynchburg News and Advance
Former Virginia football George Welsh has died, his family announced on Friday. He was 85 years old.
VHSL Class 3 All-State Football Teams Lynchburg News and Advance
Heritage senior quarterback Jabari Blake was named the Virginia High School League Class 3 offensive player of the year on Thursday, headlining offensive ...
Former HS Teacher & Coach Sentenced to Three Months in Jail WSET
Bedford Co., VA - A former Jefferson Forest High School coach and teacher was sentenced for having a sexual relationship with a student Friday.
Blankenship's goal in third overtime lifts Jefferson Forest past John Champe Lynchburg News and Advance
Erica Blankenship saved Jefferson Forest's season with a golden goal in the 93rd minute and the Cavaliers earned a rowdy 1-0 victory over John Champe in the ...
All-Area Baseball Player of the Year: Wesley Clarke, LCA Lynchburg News and Advance
Q: It was another wonderful season at LCA. It didn't end the way you wanted to, but what was the run like?
Graham's Allen signs to play football at Purdue Bristol Herald Courier
Graham's Cameron Allen is such a big-time football player that he was named the Virginia High School League's Class 2 state player of the year on both offense ...
LCA downs Jefferson Forest to earn automatic Region 4A West berth Lynchburg News and Advance
Jefferson Forest didn't have time to settle and get into a rhythm Monday. Ward Lammerts made sure of it.
Vaughan rumbles as Heritage dispatches Rustburg to open the postseason Lynchburg News and Advance
Every week this season, KJ Vaughan has told the members of his offensive line the same thing: I've got your back and you've got mine.
UVa men's basketball vs. Marshall preview capsule | Cavaliers Lynchburg News and Advance
Men's basketball. Today. Marshall at UVa. 1 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena. Records: Marshall (7-5), No. 4 Virginia (11-0). TV: NBC Sports Washington Plus.
Galindo's two goals lift Jefferson Forest to region quarterfinal win over Rock Ridge Lynchburg News and Advance
FOREST — Their passes were crisp, their defense exceptional and their offense aggressive.
Motivated Heritage holds off Phoebus, claims Class 3 state championship Lynchburg News and Advance
The bus ride from Heritage to Liberty University only lasted a few minutes, but Jabari Blake sat and watched film from last year's state title loss.
Jefferson Forest Men, Jamestown Women Dominate Virginia 4A States Swimming World Magazine
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Radford ends title run of Appomattox by winning Region 2C final Lynchburg News and Advance
RADFORD — The streak was struck. Thanks to immense games from P.J. Prioleau and Justice Marshall, and a stout-hearted defensive effort, Radford denied ...
UPDATE: Lockdown lifted at five Bedford County schools Lynchburg News and Advance
UPDATE: A brief lockdown at five Bedford County schools has been lifted, school officials said.
Bedford planning commission recommends approval of new development in Forest Lynchburg News and Advance
BEDFORD — The Bedford County Planning Commission recommended approval to the board of supervisors the development of more than 400 townhomes, ...
Man pleads guilty in Bedford County to soliciting sex from teen Lynchburg News and Advance
BEDFORD — An Accomac man pleaded guilty in Bedford County Circuit Court on Tuesday morning to soliciting sex from a 16-year-old girl living in Bedford.
Two roadwork projects in Forest get state funding Lynchburg News and Advance
FOREST — Bedford County planners have received state money for two projects to improve traffic congestion in Forest while two others did not receive funding.
Prep roundup: VES' O'Brien earns All-America honors at Foot Locker Nationals Lynchburg News and Advance
In San Diego, California, Virginia Episcopal School junior Daniel O'Brien earned All-American status with his 12th-place showing in the Foot Locker Cross ...
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