Local News

Strangulation suspect pleads no contest

February 21, 2017

FRONT ROYAL – A local man pleaded no contest to strangulation and the assault and battery of a family member in Warren County Circuit Court on Tuesday.

Man arrested after Warren County crash

February 20, 2017

A Stephens City man was taken to the hospital following a single-vehicle crash in near the intersection of Freezeland Road and Bifrost Way in Warren County Friday afternoon.

Goodlatte staffer to host office hours

February 20, 2017

A staffer for U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Roanoke, will be hosting open-door meetings in Front Royal on Wednesdays, according to a news release from a press aide.

Institute offers property ecology lessons

February 19, 2017

The Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Front Royal’s Virginia Working Landscapes program which works to educate area residents about the ecosystems contained in their property, among other informative efforts.

Protesters demand Comstock town hall

Protesters gathered outside the George Washington Hotel in Winchester on Friday, near U.S. Rep. Barbara Comstock's office, to demand she appear before her constituents at a town hall event. Jake Zuckerman/Daily

February 17, 2017

WINCHESTER – Both a protest and a counter protest formed Friday outside U.S. Rep. Barbara Comstock’s (R-Va.) local office.

Divided board hands chair post to Walker

February 16, 2017

WOODSTOCK – A majority of Shenandoah County supervisors took advantage of the chairman’s absence from a meeting to give his post to another member.

Police chase ends at state line

Area police officers look over the Crown Victoria police cruiser that a wanted suspected backed into outside the New Star Market located on John Marshall Highway in Strasburg on Thursday. Strasburg police Capt.  Wayne Sager tried to apprehend the suspect before he led officers in a pursuit into West Virginia.   Rich Cooley/Daily

February 16, 2017

Authorities with the Strasburg Police Department and Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Department engaged a suspect in a high-speed chase down state Route 55.