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School Lunch Menu for May 30

May 29th, 2015

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for June 1-5:
Monday
Breakfast: peaches, juice, blueberry glazed pancakes or cereal

Community Note: Rotarian awards

The Front Royal Rotary Club awarded nine Warren County teachers its Rotarian Award for Excellence in Educating Youth on May 15. Pictured (left to right) are Kim Pierce, Jill Alicie, Jennifer Hill, Tara McKechnie, Amanda Rutherford, Glenda Fox, Andrea Brade, Michael Hodge and Dasha Sealock.   Courtesy photo

May 29th, 2015

On May 15, the Front Royal Rotary Club awarded nine Warren County teachers its Rotarian Award for Excellence in Educating

Comcast scholarships awarded

May 28th, 2015

Three area high school seniors were awarded $1,000 scholarships through the Comcast Foundation’s annual Leaders and Achievers Scholarship program.

Sunday dinner pledge

May 28th, 2015

Aaron Blight, owner of Home Instead Senior Care in Winchester, wants to help encourage families to make time for Sunday

A shave for a good cause

Strasburg town Councilman Bob Baker has his beard shorn by Gents Barbershop owner Marvin Hill after Baker promised to shave if the Strasburg Community Library could raise an additional $1,000 for its capital campaign. Hill did the shave for free.  The fund drive started last November and raised about $27,500. Courtesy photo

May 28th, 2015

Strasburg town Councilman Bob Baker has his beard shorn by Gents Barbershop owner Marvin Hill after Baker promised to shave if the Strasburg Community Library could raise an additional $1,000 for its capital campaign. Hill did the shave for free. The fund drive started last November and raised about $27,500. Courtesy photo

Baxter-Weitman engagement

Sara Baxter and Jonathan Weitman

May 28th, 2015

Baxter-Weitman engagement
Jim Baxter, of Norfolk, and Sue Thompson of Yorktown, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Sara, of

Mauck graduates

May 28th, 2015

Mauck graduates
Shenandoah County Sheriff Timothy C. Carter has announced Sgt. Rebecca M. Mauck has graduated from the first session

Weekend Events

May 28th, 2015

The Blue Ridge Arts Council will present Curtains Up! A Musical Theatre Tribute to Virginia C. “Ginna” Looney at 7 p.m. today at Warren County Middle School.

Vince Gill slated to headline Classic

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May 27th, 2015

The Winchester Educational Foundation announced that 20-time Grammy Award-winning country music star Vince Gill will headline the seventh annual Patsy Cline Classic on Sept. 11.

Community note: Scholarship winners

May 27th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL — Royal Cinemas employees Haleigh Brady, Savannah Dove, and Abbey O’Mara were awarded college scholarships from the Mid-Atlantic

Public meetings May 24-30

May 22nd, 2015

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

School Lunch Menu

May 22nd, 2015

This  Shenandoah County school lunch menu for May 25-29:
Monday: Holiday
Tuesday
Breakfast: raisins, juice, breakfast pizza or graham crackers

Community Note: Screenwriting competition

May 22nd, 2015

Screenwriting competition
Monday is the deadline to enter the Virginia screenwriting competition sponsored by the Virginia Film Office.
Only Virginia

Weekend Events

May 22nd, 2015

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
Newtown Heritage Festival
The Newtown Heritage

Philanthropy awards

Dr. Morgan Phenix, above center, received the 2015 Chancellor's Award for Leadership in Philanthropy from the Virginia Foundation of Community College Education last month. Also pictured at left is VCC Chancellor Glenn DuBois and Lord Fairfax Community College President Dr. Cheryl Thompson-Stacy.   Courtesy photo

May 21st, 2015

Dr. Morgan Phenix, of Stanley, received the 2015 Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in Philanthropy from Virginia Foundation for Community College

Club honors Carmeuse

Jeannette Dovel, president of the Strasburg Powhatan Ruritan Club, presents Mark Baisle, of the Carmeuse Group, with the Powhatan Ruritan Business of the Year Award for 2015 recently for their assistance in fund-raising efforts. Carmeuse is a producer of lime and limestone products in Strasburg. Courtesy photo

May 20th, 2015

Jeannette Dovel, president of the Strasburg Powhatan Ruritan Club, presents Mark Baisle, of the Carmeuse Group, with the Powhatan Ruritan Business of the Year Award for 2015 recently for their assistance in fund-raising efforts. Carmeuse is a producer of lime and limestone products in Strasburg. Courtesy photo

Public Meetings

May 15th, 2015

The following public meetings are scheduled this week:
Shenandoah County
• The Tourism Council meets at noon Tuesday at the