Lifestyle

Motorcycle club delivers gifts, meals to veterans

January 20th, 2017

Members of the Martinsburg Chapter, Viet Nam Vet / Legacy Vets Motorcycle Club, an international motorcycle club, delivered Christmas gifts to 33 veterans and their families in the Gaining Occupational and Life Skills (GOALS) program at the Martinsburg VA Hospital Medical Center in Martinsburg, West Virginia, on Dec. 21.

School Lunch Menu

January 20th, 2017

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for Jan. 23-27:
Monday – No School
Tuesday – No School
Wednesday

Community News & Events for Jan. 21

January 20th, 2017

Concert
The Front Royal United Methodist Men’s Ensemble will perform during the 8:30 and 11 a.m. worship services on

Weekend Events

January 20th, 2017

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
Discovery Museum
The Shenandoah Valley Discovery

Public meetings, Jan. 23-27

January 19th, 2017

The following public meetings are scheduled:
Shenandoah County
• The Board of Supervisors meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the

Telehealth service debuts at Winchester Medical Center

Dr. T. Glen Boder, medical director of Critical Care at Winchester Medical Center, chats with Dr. Sriraman Srinivasan, of New York City, inside an intensive care unit room at the hospital on Thursday.  Winchester Medical Center has partnered with Advanced ICU Care  to provide an additional layer of care for patients in the adult Critical Care unit.  Rich Cooley/Daily

January 19th, 2017

WINCHESTER – Valley Health Winchester Medical Center debuted its partnership with Advanced ICU Care, an independent provider of telehealth services, which will provide an additional layer ofcare for patients in its adult Critical Care unit.

Former NASA scientist speaks to R-MA students

Dr. Ellen Stofan

January 16th, 2017

Dr. Ellen Stofan, former chief scientist at NASA, spoke to Randolph-Macon Academy students recently about how exploring other worlds allows scientists to better understand Earth.

Community News & Events for Jan. 20

January 16th, 2017

Strategic plan
The Lord Fairfax Soil and Water Conservation District is holding public meetings for review of its strategic plan.

Community News & Events for Jan. 19

January 16th, 2017

Pets
The Humane Society of Warren County will waive adoption fees for one day only on Saturday. Adoptable animals will

Canines to the rescue: Farm dogs help save part of goat herd from fire

Kim Gochenour, of Mountain View Farm in Lebanon Church,  walks with her herding dogs Scarlet, left, an Anatolian Shepherd, and Coconut, right, a Great Pyrenees. The two dogs helped save some of her goats after a barn on her farm was destroyed by fire. Rich Cooley/Daily

January 13th, 2017

Dogs, for the most part, are extremely protective animals. It’s an instinct innate to their condition, a trait instilled by nature and relied upon in the most crucial life or death decisions, where taking the time think things out isn’t an option. For a pair of Lebanon Church dogs, that protective instinct reached beyond the human-dog bond.

United Way exceeds $1.1 million campaign goal

January 13th, 2017

WINCHESTER – United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley exceeded their $1.1 million campaign goal, raising $1,118,449, or 101.67 percent of their goal for 2016.

Mellow cat seeking new home

Sophie can be adopted at the Esther Boyd Animal Shelter in Winchester. Nathan Budryk/Daily

January 13th, 2017

Sophie, a mellow, even-tempered 5-year-old tuxedo cat, is looking to move out of Winchester’s Esther Boyd Animal Shelter and into the home of a loving owner.

Community News & Events for Jan. 14

January 12th, 2017

New director
The Shenandoah Community Foundation in Woodstock has announced the addition of Karl Roulston to its board of directors.