Victory Spoiled 

Lack of funding forces Armstrong High School’s winning choir to skip a rare invite to perform at Carnegie Hall.

Bianca Waddy, a 17-year-old senior at Armstrong High School, is used to people not expecting much out of her and her classmates. "When people say Armstrong," she says, "they all, 'Oh, that ghetto … school.'" Going by test scores and graduation…

full article »

Comments (18)

Showing 1-12 of 18

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-12 of 18

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

  • VOTE TODAY: 2016 Best of Richmond

    It's time for you to help decide Richmond's best in food, arts, entertainment and more.
    • Mar 1, 2016
  • Hospital Shocker

    Chief donors to planned children's center are "devastated." Philanthropist Bill Goodwin: "We were caught totally by surprise."
    • Jun 2, 2015

People who saved…

More by Ned Oliver

  • Auto Spying

    Virginia lawmakers are fighting against the use of license-plate scanners by police. But what about the people privately watching your whereabouts?
    • Apr 28, 2015
  • City Explores Tax on Richmond Airbnb Rentals

    • Apr 21, 2015
  • Flash Forward

    Richmond is getting a $54 million, high-speed bus line right down Broad Street. But do we need it? Here are the answers to seven questions you might be asking.
    • Apr 21, 2015
  • More »

Latest in News and Features

Copyright © 2017 Style Weekly
Richmond's alternative for news, arts, culture and opinion
All rights reserved
Powered by Foundation