Community News

School Lunch Menu

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for Nov. 13-17: Monday Breakfast: mini maple waffles, fruit, juice, milk. Lunch K-5: garlic pizza, potato wedges, carrots, peaches, strawberry cup, milk. Lunch 6-12: garlic pizza or nachos with chili and cheese, potato wedges, carrots, ...

Community News & Events: Nov. 10

Coffee Strasburg Presbyterian Church will hold its monthly Harmony Coffee House from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday. The featured musical artist will be John Holland. There will also be an open-mic session and special music for veterans commemorating Veterans Day. Bingo The Fort Valley Fire ...

Veterans Day

The following are some of the area’s events being planned this weekend commemorating Veterans Day: Warren County • USAF Col. John C. Casserino, a physics instructor at Randolph-Macon Academy, will be the speaker, along with American Legion Giles B. Cook Post 53 Commander Larry Funk, at a ...

Public Meetings: Nov. 13-17

The following public meetings are scheduled: Edinburg • Town Council meets at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Town Hall, 101 Town Hall Ave. Mount Jackson • Town Council meets at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the town office, 5901 Main St. Strasburg • Town Council meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Town Hall, ...

Community News & Events: Nov. 13

Supper Shenandoah Alliance for Shelter will hold its annual Empty Bowl Soup Supper from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at Central High School in Woodstock. Tickets are $35 for adults and $20 for ages 18 and younger. Tickets may be purchased online at www.allianceforshelter.org, at the Woodstock ...

Triplett Tech class visits memorial

Students from Triplett Technical School’s Criminal Justice class visited the National Law Enforcement Officer Memorial on Oct. 24 in Washington, D.C. The memorial bears the names of over 21,000 federal, state and local law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty. The class is taught ...

Community News & Events: Nov. 9

Sale Christ Episcopal Church will host an indoor/outdoor sale from 4 to 9 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at 132 W. Boscawen St., Winchester. Items being sold include books, high-end Christmas collectibles, cookbooks, dishware, fine furniture, Civil War collectibles, ...

Community News & Events: Nov. 8

Closures The following locations will be closed in observance of Veteran’s Day: • Shenandoah County Extension Office in Woodstock will be closed Friday. • New Market Area Library will be closed Saturday. Regular hours Friday and Sunday. Breakfast The Lords Chapel will host a ...

Community News & Events: Nov. 7

NARFE Sherri L. Thoman will discuss some of the latest natural breakthroughs in the treatment and prevention of Alzheimer’s at the meeting of the Shenandoah County chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association at 9 a.m. Thursday at Denny's in Mount ...

Public Meetings Nov. 6-10

The following public meetings are scheduled: Shenandoah County • The School Board meets at 7 p.m. Thursday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock. Woodstock • Town Council meets at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the municipal office, 135 N. Main St. Mount Jackson • The Planning ...

Community News & Events: Nov. 6

Dinner The Woodstock Fire Department will hold an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday. A free-will offering will be accepted to benefit the department's new truck fund. Noon Music Handley Library will kick off its winter season of A Little Noon Music at 12:15 p.m. Friday ...

Community News & Events: Nov. 4

Lecture Shenandoah University's McCormick Civil War Institute will present a free lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Hester Auditorium at Henkel Hall. Professor Jonathan Noyalas will discuss "Our Relationship to the Past and Present: World War I in the Shadow of the Civil War." Trout Winchester ...

School Lunch Menu: Nov. 4

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for Nov. 6-10: Monday Breakfast: French toast, fruit, juice, milk. Lunch K-5: chicken tenders, breadstick, Cajun beans, baby carrots, mixed fruit, Mandarin oranges, milk. Lunch 6-12: chicken tenders with breadstick or corn dog nuggets, Cajun ...

Religion News: Nov. 4

Brethren Dave Casto will be the guest speaker for the 10:45 a.m. service Sunday at Maurertown Brethren Church. Sunday school will begin at 9:45 a.m. Baptist The Rev. Isaac E. Howard and the Howard Ministries Gospel Singers will perform at the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday at the First ...

Community News & Events: Nov. 3

Shower A card shower is planned for Rex Spitler, who will celebrate his 57th birthday Monday. Cards can be sent to 43 Lodge Hall Road, Mount Jackson 22842. Show Over 50 vendors will be at the Clarke County Parks and Recreation Department’s fall and holiday craft fair from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ...

Community News & Events: Nov. 2

Samuel Rhodes, a graduate of Central High School and an alumnus of the school’s FFA chapter, is the winner of the 2017 National Agricultural Proficiency Award for Forest Management and Products-Entrepreneurship/Placement. He received the award at the National FFA Convention & Expo ...