Community News

Public Meetings: March 10

The following public meetings are scheduled:   Shenandoah County The School Board holds a work session at 5:30 p.m. Thursday followed by a closed session at 6:30 p.m. in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock. The board convenes its regular meeting at 7 ...

Wagner inducted into Hall of Fame

Karen D. Wagner, of Woodstock, has been recognized for 36 years of community service by the Virginia Association of Volunteer Rescue Squads (VAVRS). On Feb. 9, she was inducted into the Virginia Life Saving and Rescue Hall of Fame Association of Volunteer Rescue Squads during a ceremony held ...

Community News & Events: March 13

Showers A card shower is planned for Reba Foster, who will celebrate her 73rd birthday Wednesday. Cards can be sent to her in care of Consulate Health Care, 803 S. Main St., Woodstock, Virginia 22664. A card shower is planned for Clayton Smoot, who will celebrate his 81st birthday ...

Clower Award Presented

During its 93rd anniversary meeting on March 6, the Woodstock Rotary Club presented the Clower Award for Community Service to Marian French. French has been a champion for young people through her support of programs in Shenandoah County Schools and Future Farmers of America. She has served on ...

Community News & Events: March 10

Library Samuels Public Library in Front Royal will host the following programs: Hello Computer (beginners): 1-2 p.m., Tuesdays. Crochet group: 10 a.m., Wednesday and March 28. Genealogy Nuts-Shake Your Family Tree: 6 p.m., Wednesdays. Exploring Computers (intermediate): 1-2 ...

School Lunch Menu

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for March 12-16:   Monday – No School   Tuesday   Breakfast: sausage and egg on biscuit, fruit, juice, milk. Lunch K-5: pork barbecue on bun, baked beans, salad, applesauce, juice, milk. Lunch 9-12: pork ...

Community News & Events: March 9

Shower A card shower is planned for Billy and Bertha Jenkins, who will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Saturday. Cards can be sent to 8 Portsmouth Road, Front Royal, Virginia 22630.   Fundraiser A fundraiser will be held today at United Bank for Noelle Mikels, a girl who ...

Engagement

Cook-Yerkie David and Kathy Cook, of Front Royal, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Melissa Cook, to Ian Yerkie. Melissa Cook, of Winchester, is a graduate of Warren County High School. She is a customer service representative with Ashley Furniture in Winchester. Yerkie, of ...

Community News & Events: March 12

Book sale Strasburg Community Library will hold a book sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday. All books, including hardback, are $2 or less. Information: 465-8464.   Bingo Walnut Springs Church in Strasburg will host bingo from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday. Food will be available ...

Apple Blossom Festival prelate, princesses named

Pastor Philip King, from Calvary Baptist Church, has been named this year’s prelate for the coronation of Queen Shenandoah XCI at 1:30 p.m. May 4. King is a native of Rockingham, North Carolina. He graduated from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master of Divinity degree. Prior ...

Concert presenter receives award

Shenandoah Valley Music Festival, a nonprofit concert presenter based in Woodstock and Orkney Springs, was one of 50 arts organizations honored by the Virginia Commission for the Arts during its 50th-anniversary program Feb. 15 in Richmond. SVMF Executive Director Dennis Lynch and SVMF ...

Club News & Events: March 8

Kindergarten registration Shenandoah County Public Schools will hold kindergarten registration online this year from noon to 7 p.m. March 13-15. To register, parents or guardians should visit www.shenandoah.k12.va.us online and click  “2018-19 Kindergarten Pre-Registration" to begin ...

Community News & Events: March 7

Service Brother Duke McCaffrey, of Oak Hill Church of the Brethren, will speak at a spring renewal service at 6:30 p.m. today at Antioch Church of the Brethren west of Woodstock on Senedo Road. The Oak Hill Choir will provide special music. A children’s revival service will also be held for ...

Community News & Events: March 6

Breakfast The Riverton United Methodist Church Men will hold a pancake breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall at the back of the church. A good-will offering will be accepted.   Speaker John Lewis, a photographer and traveler from Clarke County, will be the ...

Apple Blossom princesses selected to serve

  Five area women have been selected to serve as princesses in the Court of Queen Shenandoah XCI during the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival, which will be held April 27 through May 6. They are: Elizabeth Bacha is the daughter of Lyn and Jules Bacha, of Winchester. She is the ...

Public Meetings March 5-9

The following public meetings are scheduled: Shenandoah County • The Industrial Development Authority meets at 1 p.m. Monday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock. • The Conservation Easement Authority meets at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the government ...

Community News & Events: March 5

Shower A card shower is planned for Paul Miller, who celebrated his 78th birthday Saturday. Cards can be sent to 491 N. Water St., Woodstock, Virginia 22664.   Library Samuels Public Library in Front Royal will host the following programs this month: English as a second ...

Community News & Events: March 3

Latch Circle The Latch Circle, a support group for breast-feeding mothers, will meet from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Handley Regional Library in Winchester. Each class will feature games, giveaways and nutrition education credit. The group meets the first Wednesday of each month. ...

School Lunch Menu: March 3

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for March 5-9:   Monday Breakfast: French toast, fruit, juice, milk. Lunch K-5: chicken tenders, breadstick, Cajun beans, carrots, mixed fruit, Mandarin oranges, milk. Lunch 6-12: chicken tenders with breadstick or corn dog nuggets, ...