Attorney general candidates make pitches at forum
September 25, 2016
FRONT ROYAL – There wasn’t much space – literally or figuratively – between three Republican candidates for attorney general who appeared at a forum Saturday organized by the Warren County Republican Committee.
Election officials say letters mislead voters
September 22, 2016
Local registrars and state election officials have fielded numerous calls from voters who have received letters leading them to believe they weren’t registered.
Goodlatte opponent calls for change in 6th District
September 15, 2016
Kai Degner, the Democratic candidate for Congress in the 6th District, told his fellow party members Thursday that he was ready for a fight with U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Roanoke.
Governor joins bid for more anti-heroin funds
September 14, 2016
Gov. Terry McAuliffe has lent his support to efforts to have the area designated as a place of high intensity drug trafficking, a categorization that could bring more federal money to counter rampaging heroin addiction.
Goodlatte optimistic reform bills will pass this year
September 13, 2016
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Roanoke, was upbeat Tuesday about the chances of criminal justice reform legislation passing Congress this year, despite the shadow cast by a turbulent presidential election.
Governor holds fast to restoring voting rights
September 13, 2016
Gov. Terry McAuliffe continued Tuesday to defend his campaign to restore voting rights to convicted felons who have served their sentences.
Bennett, Comstock campaign at Hob Nob
September 9, 2016
An audience of more than 300 political activists and officeholders heard U.S. Rep. Barbara Comstock, R-McLean, and Democrat LuAnn Bennett make their cases Friday for why they should represent the 10th District in Congress.
Trump appoints Goodlatte to agriculture committee
September 6, 2016
The 2016 presidential election is dipping further into the Virginian political scene after presidential candidate Donald Trump appointed Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) to his agricultural advisory committee.
Panel explores domestic violence issues
August 26, 2016
WINCHESTER – The complexities of laws governing protective orders and concealed carrying of guns were among the topics that a roomful of lawmakers, psychologists, law enforcement officials and victim advocates discussed Friday at a roundtable symposium on domestic violence.
Warner, drug coalition discuss recovery
July 18, 2016
Winchester Medical Center hosted Sen. Mark Warner on Monday morning for a roundtable discussion on opioid addiction with representatives from the Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition.
Sen. Warner discusses projects, bipartisan work
July 17, 2016
Community members heard from Sen. Mark Warner over a few pints when he stopped by Woodstock Brewhouse while visiting the area on Sunday.
Council reappoints Vice Mayor Wood, discusses expenses
July 12, 2016
EDINBURG – At its monthly meeting Tuesday, Town Council appointed Steven Wood to continue his service as vice mayor. Wood has served Edinburg in that capacity since 2003.
Council appoints vice mayor, planning commission representative
July 5, 2016
NEW MARKET – Town Council held a special organizational meeting Tuesday to appoint a vice mayor and a council representative
Legislators respond to court ruling on McDonnell case
June 27, 2016
A state legislator who spearheaded ethics reforms in government reacted Monday to the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s bribery conviction.
New Market residents focus on improving town
June 15, 2016
New Market Councilman-Elect Peter Hughes led another community discussion regarding the state of real estate in town Tuesday evening at the New Market Community Center.
Edinburg Council adopts budget
June 15, 2016
Town Council unanimously adopted its proposed budget for the 2016-17 fiscal year Tuesday evening.
Virginia primary election opens Tuesday
June 12, 2016
The polls open for registered voters to cast their ballots in the primary election for state and federal races 6:00 a.m. Tuesday.
Bill would bring faster rural internet
May 24, 2016
Rural areas such as Clarke County may be seeing improved internet access soon if a bill signed by Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Tuesday works as intended.
McAuliffe: Investigation a ‘shock’
May 24, 2016
In his first remarks since news broke that he was under federal investigation, Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Tuesday he is “fully confident” that donations to his campaign from a Chinese businessman were legal.
Democrat runs against Goodlatte in 6th District
May 18, 2016
Warren County Democratic Committee Chairman Tom Howarth has launched a campaign for Congress in the 6th District against U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Roanoke.