Daily wins top award for news, advertising

April 18, 2015

The Northern Virginia Daily accepted the top award in its circulation group for overall best performance in news, advertising and general excellence for its work in 2014 during the annual meeting of the Virginia Press Association in Roanoke on Saturday.

Local News

Former area teacher sentenced to prison

John Brishcar
John Brishcar

April 17, 2015

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former New Jersey teacher who stole nearly $249,000 in disability pension payments is going to prison because he was teaching in Virginia.

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Sports

Tischler leads way for Rams in invitational

April 19, 2015

STRASBURG — A funny thing happened to Strasburg distance runner Rachel Tischler on her way to fame and stardom at her school’s annual Ram Country Track and Field Invitational Saturday: she found herself running laps all alone.

Prep scores: 4-18

April 19, 2015

Saturday’s results
Boys track and field
Ram Country Invitational
at Strasburg
Team scores: 1. Wilson Memorial 88, 2. Clarke County

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Business

Consigning artisans

Debbie Oden, owner of Mystic Willow, shows off one of the stuffed animals on consignment at her shop. Photo by Henry Culvyhouse
Debbie Oden, owner of Mystic Willow, shows off one of the stuffed animals on consignment at her shop. Photo by Henry Culvyhouse

April 17, 2015

NEW MARKET — It all started two years ago with a basket full of mulberries on a warm summer afternoon, Debbie Oden said.

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Lifestyle

School Lunch Menu

April 17th, 2015

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for April 20-24:
Monday
Breakfast: orange juice, applesauce, breakfast burrito or cereal

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Opinion

Mark Shields: Wisconsin’s semi-favorite son

Mark Shields
Mark Shields

April 19, 2015

MADISON, Wis. — Why, during a recent visit here — while asking some trusted Wisconsin sources for their candid assessment of Scott Walker, the state’s governor, an undeclared but leading 2016 Republican presidential candidate — did I keep thinking about a conversation I’d had 17 years ago with one of my favorite American politicians and the most recent Democrat to win the Texas governorship, the late Ann Richards?

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