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Livestock Report

Shenandoah Livestock April 26 Cattle Cows Breaker 75-80% lean, $60.00-65.00. Cows Boner 80-85% Lean, $57.00-65.00. Cows Lean 85-90% Lean, $48.00-63.00. Slaughter Bulls, $81.00-87.00. Baby Calves returned to farm Calves 75-85 lbs., $120.00-123.00; 90-125 lbs., $130.00-135.00. Beef ...

Community News & Events: May 2

Shower A card shower is planned for Carl J. Cook, who will celebrate his 80th birthday Monday. Cards can be sent to 383 Fox Den Road, Strasburg, Virginia 22657. Classes Shenandoah County Parks and Recreation will offer the following classes at the County Government Center in ...

Public meetings: May 1-5

The following public meetings are scheduled: Shenandoah County • The School Board holds a budget work session at 6 p.m. Monday in the training room in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock. • The Board of Supervisors holds a work session at 4 p.m. Thursday in the government ...

Community News & Events: April 29

Concert Shenandoah Conservatory's Saxophone Ensemble will present its spring concert at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Goodson Chapel Recital Hall in Winchester. Admission is free. Information: 540-665-4569 or boxoffice@su.edu. Rotary Kina Eaton will discuss the Destination Imagination program in ...

Community News & Events: April 28

Concert Rich Follett and Dan Kurzenknabe will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday at Selah Theatre Project, 30 E. 8th St., Front Royal. Follett is a public school teacher whose program is punctuated with anecdotes and true stories from his classroom experiences. Admission is by donation. Information: ...

Community News & Events: May 1

Library The New Market Library will hold the following story time programs in May: • Books and Babies (birth to 3): 10 a.m., Friday. Theme: Mother’s Day tea party. Siblings welcome. • Preschool story time (ages 3-5): 10 a.m., May 19. Theme: "Summer's Coming." Information: ...

Religion events: April 29

Unity Joanne DiMaggio, an author and member of Unity of Charlottesville where she serves as director of the Unity Holistic Healing Center, will be the speaker at 10 a.m. Sunday at Unity of the Shenandoah in Stephens City. Information: 540 868-1903. Concert The Blue Ridge Singers will ...

School Lunch Menu: April 29

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for May 1-5: Monday Breakfast: blueberry waffles, fruit, juice. Lunch K-5: beef teriyaki bites with breadstick, carrot sticks, peas, applesauce, juice, milk. Lunch 6-12: beef teriyaki bites with breadstick or pork rib patty on slider roll, ...

Community News & Events: April 27

Museum The Strasburg Museum will open for the season from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday. Gift shop on site. The museum is open daily through October. Volunteers are needed to serve as docents. Information: 465-5281 or 465-3728. Barbecue A chicken barbecue to benefit the Hudson Cross Roads ...

Queen’s ethicist to speak at Shenandoah University

The Rev. Hueston Finlay, warden of St. George’s House and vice dean of the College of St. George at Windsor Castle in the United Kingdom, will speak at Shenandoah University on Thursday. According to a university news release, Finlay will speak at 6 p.m. in the university’s Stimpson ...

Second annual stream clean up takes place on Saturday

The second annual Landowner Appreciation Stream Clean Up Day is taking place this Saturday at Mill Creek and Stony Creek in Shenandoah County. According to Owen Heine, Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries conservation police officer, the event was started last year after some ...

Community News & Events: April 26

Showers • A card shower is planned for Genevieve Kirby, who will celebrate her 94th birthday Saturday. Cards can be sent to her c/o Consulate Health Care, 803 S. Main St., Room 330-A, Woodstock 22664. • The wrong address was given for the card shower for Denzil Heishman’s 93rd birthday ...

Livestock Report

Farmers Livestock April 25 FEEDER: Cattle (1184 head) Steers (254 head) Steers M&L 1, 300-400 lbs., $140.00-167.00; 400-500 lbs., $145.00-166.00; 500-600 lbs., $145.00-175.00; 600-700 lbs., $142.00-165.00; 700-800 lbs., $133.00-144.00; 800-900 lbs., $115.00-121.00; 900-1000 ...

Community News & Events: April 25

Showers • A card shower is planned for Brad Dennison, who will celebrate his birthday Thursday. Cards can be sent to 9091 N. Congress St., Apt. C-18, New Market 22844. • A card shower is planned for Denzil Heishman, who will celebrate his 93rd birthday Sunday. Cards can be sent to 8433 ...

Community School Breakfast program

A generous group of Shenandoah County residents and business people is hungry to help kids in need. They're ensuring all students in Shenandoah County Public Schools are able to get breakfast, regardless of their ability to pay. The Community School Breakfast Program has been providing free ...

Public Meetings: April 24-28

The following public meetings are scheduled: Shenandoah County • The Board of Supervisors holds a work session on the fiscal 2018 budget at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock. • The Board of Supervisors meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the training room of ...

Community News & Events: April 21

March A March for Science will be held on Earth Day at noon Saturday at the corner of Loudoun and Piccadilly streets in Old Town Winchester. The non-partisan march advocates scientific literacy, evidence-based policy, diversity in the STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and ...

Community News & Events: April 22

Rotary The Rotary Club of New Market will meet at noon Wednesday at the Shenvalee Golf Resort in Miller Grille. There will be no program, rather a club meeting will be held. Information: www.newmarketrotaryclub.net. Garden club Sarah Showalter from Showalter Orchard and Greenhouse will ...