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Community News & Events: Aug. 22

Concert Wakemans Grove Church of the Brethren in Edinburg will hold a worship concert Thursday featuring the Bittersweet Gospel Band. A covered-dish meal will start at 6 p.m. followed by the concert at 7 p.m. An offering will be accepted to benefit the band's mission trip to ...

Community News & Events: Aug. 19

Diabetes The Type 2 Diabetes Support Group will meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Diabetes Management office on the first floor of the old Valley Hospital, 333 W. Cork St., Winchester (use upper lobby door, first office on left). The program will be a question and answer with a guest ...

Events: Aug. 19

Anniversary The Church of the Rock will celebrate its second anniversary Sunday at 20 E. 8th St., Front Royal. A fellowship meal will be held at 1:30 p.m. at the Warren County Community Center. The Rev. Brevetta Jordan from Mt. Vernon Baptist Church will be the worship leader. Guest speaker ...

Community News & Events: Aug. 18

Shower A card shower is planned for Bernard Stokes, who will celebrate his 90th birthday Wednesday. Cards can be sent to him c/o Greenfield Senior Living, 14 Maynard Lane, Room 7, Strasburg, Virginia 22657. Barbecue St. Luke Brethren Church will hold a chicken barbecue and bake sale Saturday ...

Warren County 1901 deed book is preserved

Warren County Clerk of the Court Daryl L. Funk has announced his office has received a $2,463  grant to preserve Deed Book 5, which  containing all Warren County deeds and other important records related to real property from the year 1901. As part of the grant, Deed Book 5 has received ...

New charitable funds created

The Shenandoah Community Foundation has announced the creation of two new charitable funds, the Roulston Family Benefit Fund and the Regulus Group Community Benefit Fund. Karl and Suzanne Roulston created the Roulston Family Fund. Karl Roulston also serves on the Board of the Shenandoah ...

Public Meetings: Aug. 21-25

The following public meetings are scheduled: Shenandoah County • The Board of Supervisors meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock. • The Citizens Advisory Committee meets at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the government center. Strasburg • The Recreation, ...

Community News & Events: Aug. 17

Reunion The Campbell family will hold a reunion starting at noon Sunday at Bing Crosby shelter #5 in Front Royal. Reunion The descendants of Howard and Angie McDonald will hold a reunion beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Lebanon Community Center. Those attending are asked to bring a main ...

24 cadets graduate from Massanutten Military School

Massanutten Military School graduated 24 cadets in June, amassing scholarships totaling $2,067,647. The top five scholarship earners were: • Kayla Foley will attend Roanoke University. She received over $191,000 in scholarships and will study criminology and pre-law. • Jessica Hirsch ...

Ruritan Club presents scholarships

The Hamburg Ruritan Club recently presented scholarships to four area graduates: • Matt Oczkowski, a graduate of Stonewall Jackson High School. He received the Dean Pence Technical Scholarship for $1,000. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Oczkowski, of Mount Jackson. • Tyler Patton, a ...

Ruritan Club presents awards

The Maur-Brook-Olive Ruritan Club was recently presented the National Blue Ribbon Award for outstanding club work for 2016. District Governor Martha Moyers presented the award to club President Kevin Fauber.  Moyers also presented the Outstanding Past President Award to Debbie Keller. Other ...

Community News & Events: Aug. 15

Showers • A card shower is being held for Daniela "Dani" Bruder Hartmann, a former German exchange student at Strasburg High School who graduated with the class of 1985. She will celebrate her 50th birthday Thursday. Cards can be sent to Koellstr. 30, 70193 Stuttgart, Germany. • A card ...

Public Meetings: Aug. 14-18

The following public meetings are scheduled: Shenandoah County • The Tourism Council meets at noon in Woodstock Café and Shoppes, 117 S. Main St. Warren County • The Board of Supervisors meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the government center, 220 N. Commerce Ave., Front Royal. • The ...

Community News & Events: Aug. 14

Library Bowman Library in Stephens City will host a game night from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday for middle and high school students. Chaperons will be present. Snacks provided. Information: 540-662-9041. Night sky Shenandoah National Park will hold its annual Night Sky Festival Friday through ...

Community News & Events: Aug. 12

Reunion Warren County High School classmates of 1958 and 1959 will meet for lunch at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Cracker Barrel in Front Royal. Northwestern The Northwestern Community Services Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Thomas J. Peachey Center, 209 W. Criser Road, Suite 300, ...

Events: Aug. 12

Community service Community Tabernacle Assembly of God, in conjunction with Mountaintop Skyline and Bethel Assembly churches, will host an Elevation Community Service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at 7655 Stonewall Jackson Highway, Front Royal. There will be a joint service and baptism followed by a ...