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Ruse leads to honor for High Point Elementary School principal

Story by Allie Robinson of the Bristol Herald Courier Sherry King …'88… stood behind the podium and convinced her students to settle down into their seats in the
Sherry King ('88) stood behind the podium and convinced her students to settle down into their seats in the gym. She then turned the microphone over to Washington County Sheriff Fred Newman, who she believed was about to launch into a school safety speech… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/ruse-leads-honor-high-point-elementary-school-principal/

E&H Grad Wins Screenwriting Competition, Plans Trip to L.A.

Stephen Woodward …08… will pursue his Hollywood dreams this summer after winning an international screenwriting… competition. Woodward recently won the Write Movies International Screenwriting Compet
Stephen Woodward (’08) will pursue his Hollywood dreams this summer after winning an international screenwriting competition. Woodward recently won the Write Movies International Screenwriting Competition #31 with his screenplay Crush. The competition, … http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/eh-grad-wins-screenwriting-competition-plans-trip-l/

Once Upon a Needle

Arielle Sprinkle Brents …04… recently attended Dragon…Con in a handmade costume that was so gorgeous that Ralph Sbarge insisted on having HIS pi…cture made with HER
Arielle Sprinkle Brents (’04) recently attended Dragon*Con in a handmade costume that was so gorgeous that Ralph Sbarge insisted on having HIS picture made with HER! For readers who may not understand this significance of this event, allow us to break it … http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/once-upon-needle/

On the Air

When Ethel Holder Preston …66… read in the Emory … Henry Alumni Magazine that the College radio station was now expanded and broadcasting NP…R… she was intrigued. Because
When Ethel Holder Preston (’66) read in the Emory & Henry Alumni Magazine that the College radio station was now expanded and broadcasting NPR, she was intrigued. Because, as fate would have it, after a long career in education, she finds herself working … http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/air/

E&H Alumni Enjoy Big Coaching Successes in 2013

2013 has been a big year for E…H alumni who are coaching their teams to state championships.  Amy Vaughn Reed …94… just took the Gate City High School volleyball team to its fifth state championship this
2013 has been a big year for E&H alumni who are coaching their teams to state championships. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/eh-alumni-enjoy-big-coaching-successes-2013/

The Big (Pimento) Cheese

If you need to know the proper grammatical usage for the word …grits… … look no farther than Emily Wallace… E…H Class of 2004.  Emily studied creative writing and art at Emory
If you need to know the proper grammatical usage for the word "grits" – look no farther than Emily Wallace, E&H Class of 2004. Emily studied creative writing and art at Emory & Henry, earned a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and earn… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/big-pimento-cheese/

First Women's Athletics Alumni Day

Emory … Henry hosted its first Women…s Athletics Alumni Day on Saturday… Feb. 15. Despite challenging winter weather… turn…out was great and response was off the charts. The day began with a panel of alumni who
Emory & Henry hosted its first Women’s Athletics Alumni Day on Saturday, Feb. 15. Despite challenging winter weather, turn-out was great and response was off the charts. The day began with a panel of alumni who talked about their careers and explained how… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/first-womens-athletics-alumni-day/

E&H Grad Featured in Roanoke Times After Getting Joyful News

Lana Whited and Katherine Grimes have been in a committed relationship for over 25 years.… They have four children and have been happy… chaotic… loving family for a long time. But when the news came that the Commonwealth of Virginia h
Lana Whited and Katherine Grimes have been in a committed relationship for over 25 years. They have four children and have been happy, chaotic, loving family for a long time. But when the news came that the Commonwealth of Virginia had decided to reverse … http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/eh-grad-featured-roanoke-times-after-getting-joyful-news/

Scholarship Honors Service of Joe P. Johnson

Emory … Henry College announced today the establishment of a scholarship for qualified E…H students who exemplify the qualities of service to others that have characterized life a
Emory & Henry College announced today the establishment of a scholarship for qualified E&H students who exemplify the qualities of service to others that have characterized life and career of former, longtime Virginia delegate Joe P. Johnson, Jr. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/scholarship-honors-service-joe-p-johnson/

Reedy: E&H Education Leads to Lives of Significance

Click here to watch the Founders Day Convocation. Emory … Henry prepares students with the skills to succeed as well as the desire to achieve lives… of significance
Emory & Henry prepares students with the skills to succeed as well as the desire to achieve lives of significance, according to Gary Reedy, the vice president for government affairs and policy for Johnson & Johnson and the keynote speaker Thursday during … http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/reedy-eh-education-leads-lives-significance/

Persistence Pays Off for Olivia Bailey

Olivia Bailey started her communications career as editor…in…chief of the Emory … Henry College weekly newspaper… the Whitetopper. Her career has taken her from WCYB
Bailey has been selected to receive a coveted paid fellowship with the International Radio and Television Society Foundation (IRTS) where she will be working with CBS National News. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/persistence-pays-olivia-bailey/

Determination and Hard Work Earn Tammy Sheets January Staff Award

Tammy Sheets has been called the heart and soul of the Centralized Student Assistance …CSA… office. Her hard work and dedication to Emory … Henry College has earned her the January Blue
Tammy Sheets has been called the heart and soul of the Centralized Student Assistance (CSA) office. Her hard work and dedication to Emory & Henry College has earned her the January Blue & Gold Staff Award. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/determination-and-hard-work-earn-tammy-sheets-january-staff-award/

Emory & Henry College Staff Wins Two Addy Awards

For the second year in a row… members of the Emory … Henry College Public Relations Office were honored by the American Advertising Federation… of Southwest Virginia Addy Awards. This year
For the second year in a row, members of the Emory & Henry College Public Relations Office were honored by the American Advertising Federation of Southwest Virginia Addy Awards. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/emory-henry-college-staff-wins-two-addy-awards/

Three E&H Students Honored with Advertising Awards

Three Emory … Henry College students were honored by the American Advertising Federation during a cerem…ony recently at the General Francis Marion Hotel in Marion
The winning entries from E&H students were completed as part of Dr. Tracy Lauder’s advanced publication design class in the fall of 2013. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/three-eh-students-honored-advertising-awards/

E&H Acquires Former Smyth County Hospital for Marion Campus

Emory … Henry College announced today that it has taken possession of the former Smyth County Com…munity Hospital with the intention of developing a school of health sciences at the E
Emory & Henry College announced today that it has taken possession of the former Smyth County Community Hospital with the intention of developing a school of health sciences at the E&H campus in Marion. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/eh-acquires-former-smyth-county-hospital-marion-campus/