Construction for New Heritage High School Begins with Groundbreaking Ceremony

Lynchburg, VA - As of Tuesday morning, construction is officially underway on a massive construction project, the new Heritage High School, which has been a big topic in Lynchburg for years.ABC13 News was there for a groundbreaking ceremony on the Heritage Athletic Field.Mayor Mike Gillette said nothing is as important as the education of young people. Superintendent Dr. Scott Brabrand says there was incredible team work in the Hill City to get this project going, calling it a huge moment. He said, "Schools in our community are part of the dream every community has, and today we have dreamed big, and we have achieved big. It is a great day to be alive in Lynchburg, Virginia."