Lifestyle

Local woman receives new heart valves

Mary Hicks, 95, sits inside  her Woodstock home. HIcks was one of two people in the region who recently had a minimally invasion surgery for heart valve disease.   Rich Cooley/Daily

July 27th, 2016

WOODSTOCK – Mary Hicks, a 95-year-old Woodstock resident, was one of the first to receive a minimally invasive aortic valve replacement at Valley Health’s Heart & Vascular Center’s hybrid room in Winchester Medical Center on July 6.

Virginia Giant puts on a show at Frederick fair

The Virginia Giant, driven by Diehl Wilson, of Winchester, goes high as it crushes a row of cars during the Monster Truck Show on Tuesday night at the Frederick County Fairgrounds. Rich Cooley/Daily

July 26th, 2016

CLEAR BROOK — Winchester’s own Virginia Giant, driven by Diehl Wilson was the talk of the town at the Frederick County Fair Monster Truck Show on Tuesday night, taking home victories in both the wheelie and side-by-side competitions.

Community News & Events for July 27

July 26th, 2016

Smart phone classes
Shenandoah County Parks & Recreation is partnering with Shentel/Sprint to offer free Android and iPhone classes to

Community News & Events for July 26

July 25th, 2016

Card shower
A card shower is planned for Barbara “Freddie” Frederick, who will celebrate her 95th birthday July 31. Cards

Apple Blossom Festival pageant recognized

Miss Apple Blossom Festival board members Bridget Aikens, Linda Edwards and Crystal Pullen receive an award for being recognized as the "Outstanding Local Pageant of the Year" by the board of the Miss Virginia Pageant.  Courtesy photo

July 23rd, 2016

The Apple Blossom Pageant received special recognition for being chosen the outstanding local pageant of the year by the board of the Miss Virginia Pageant.

Club provides flags

Doug Butler, left, of the Kiwanis Club of Winchester, and Conrad-Hoover of the American Legion Post 21 delivered the Kiwanis Club's 100th worn, torn American flag to Bruce Saville for proper disposal. The Kiwanis Club provides replacement flags at no cost. Information: 540-667-0356. Courtesy photo

July 22nd, 2016

Doug Butler, left, of the Kiwanis Club of Winchester, and Conrad-Hoover of the American Legion Post 21 delivered the Kiwanis Club’s 100th worn, torn American flag to Bruce Saville for proper disposal. The Kiwanis Club provides replacement flags at no cost. Information: 540-667-0356. Courtesy photo

Community News & Events for, July 25

July 22nd, 2016

Library programs
Samuel’s Public Library in Front Royal will hold the following programs:
• Friday: 1 p.m., Spinosaurus Encounter. Dr.

Public Meetings, July 25-29

July 22nd, 2016

Shenandoah County
The Citizens Advisory Committee meets at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock.

New Rotary president elected

July 21st, 2016

Carter Knapp has been elected president of the Rotary Club of Woodstock. His team of officers and board members took office this month and will lead the 70-member club for the next year.

Events

July 21st, 2016

Unity of Shenandoah
Unity of the Shenandoah will host a seven-talk series on New Testament interpretation starting at 10 a.m.

Community News & Events

July 21st, 2016

Card shower
A card shower is planned for Wally Foster, who will celebrate his 75th birthday July 27. Cards can

Weekend Events

July 20th, 2016

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
‘Little Mermaid”
Schultz Theatre will present

Community News & Events

July 20th, 2016

Card showers
A card shower is planned for Wally Foster, who will celebrate his 75th birthday July 27. Cards can

Community News & Events

July 20th, 2016

Bible school
Cross Roads Baptist Bible Church in Mount Jackson will hold vacation Bible school from 7 to 9 p.m.