Community News

Community News & Events: May 20

Painting The Strasburg FFA chapter will hold a Paint Nite from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the agriculture department at Strasburg High School. Cost is $45 per person. Proceeds benefit scholarships for FFA members to attend state and national conventions. Tickets, information: ...

School Lunch Menu

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for May 22-26: Monday Breakfast: French toast, fruit, juice. Lunch K-5: Sloppy Joe on bun, fries, celery sticks, apple or mixed fruit, milk. Lunch 6-12: Sloppy Joe on bun or chicken quesadilla, fries, celery sticks, apple or mixed fruit, ...

Events

Methodist Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in Strasburg will celebrate its 148th anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday. The guest speaker will be the Rev. C.E. Williams from Harrisonburg along with his choir. Lunch will be served at 1:30 p.m. at the Strasburg United Methodist Church. Concert The ...

Community News & Events: May 19

Shower A card shower is planned for Polly N. Gilbert, who will celebrate her 92nd birthday May 23. Cards can be sent to 2764 Mountain Road, Front Royal 22630. Plants The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley will host a heritage plant sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Saturday at 901 Amherst ...

Community News & Events: May 18

Speaker Chester Ramey will present a program, “Civil War Semaritans: the Zeiler Family of New Market, Virginia,” at 3 p.m. Saturday at the New Market Area Library. The talk will feature some of New Market’s hidden Civil War history and the Zeiler family that lived at 9346 Congress ...

Community News & Events: May 17

Nicole Hutzell, a 2013 graduate of Warren County High School, graduated with great honors, earning a bachelor’s degree in biology on May 6 from Concord University in Athens, West Virginia. She will attend Marshall University in the fall to pursue a master’s degree in biomedical ...

Livestock Report

Farmers Livestock May 16 FEEDER: Cattle (504 head) Steers (104 head) Steers M&L 1, 300-400 lbs., $179.00; 400-500 lbs., $160.00-173.00; 500-600 lbs., $154.00-167.00; 600-700 lbs., $138.00-160.00; 700-800 lbs., $135.00-140.00; 800-900 lbs., $121.00-123.00; 900-1000 lbs., ...

Public meetings: May 15-19

The following public meetings are scheduled: New Market • Town Council meets at 6:30 p.m. today in the municipal building, 9418 John Sevier Road. Strasburg • Town Council holds a work session at 7 p.m. today in Town Hall, 174 E. King St. • The Transportation and Streets Committee ...

Mount Jackson continues search for new officer

MOUNT JACKSON-- The Mount Jackson Police Department is searching for a new officer to complete its four-man squad. The search comes following the resignation of officer Rickie Franklin Wilson. On the night of April 23, the Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office charged Wilson with brandishing a ...

Community News & Events: May 16

Showers • A card shower is planned for Shirley Spitler, who will celebrate her 79th birthday May 19. Cards can be sent to 43 Lodge Hill Road, Mount Jackson 22842. • A card shower is planned for Elizabeth "Nookie" Horan, who will celebrate her 82nd birthday May 21. Cards can be sent to 391 ...

Community News & Events: May 13

Card shower A card shower is planned for Iva Wakeman, who will celebrate her 99th birthday Monday. Cards can be sent to Greenfield of Woodstock, 935 Ox Road, Room 109, Woodstock, VA 22664. Newcomers The Winchester Area Newcomers Club, a social club for women, will meet at 10:30 a.m. ...

Community News & Events: May 12

Shower A card shower is planned for Eunice Kohn Showns, who will celebrate her 95th birthday May 18. Cards can be sent to her c/o Consulate Health Care of Woodstock, 803 S. Main St., Room 220B, Woodstock 22664. Humane Society The Humane Society of Warren County will waive adoption fees ...

Community News & Events: May 15

Shower A card shower is planned for Robert Windle, who will celebrate his 80th birthday May 22. Cards can be sent to 93 Wesley Chapel Drive, Edinburg 22824. Fundraiser The Woodstock Kentucky Fried Chicken store will host a fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday to benefit the 'Ole Ladies ...

Events

Lutheran Bethany Lutheran Church will hold its monthly worship service at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at 496 Bethany Church Lane northwest of Columbia Furnace. Concert Last Generation will perform at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Congregational Christian Fellowship Church in Winchester. An offering will be ...

School Lunch Menu

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for May 15-19: Monday Breakfast: blueberry waffles, fruit, juice. Lunch K-5: hot dog, sweet potato fries, green beans, applesauce or Mandarin oranges, milk. Lunch 6-12: hot dog or grilled chicken patty on bun, sweet potato fries, green ...

Community News & Events: May 11

Food drive Area U.S. Postal letter carriers will collect food items Saturday as part of the Stamp Out Hunger campaign to benefit the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank. Residents are asked to leave nonperishable food items at their mailbox for postal workers to collect. Information: ...